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Shane Hurlbut

  • Collaborative Innovations with Freefly Systems MōVI

    Collaborative Innovations with Freefly Systems MōVI

    Many of you ask, why MōVI? It comes down to the team behind the product, the support, the innovation, the forward thinking, the ability to future proof a product. Freefly Systems delivered.
    - 3 days ago19 Nov 14, 7:44pm -
  • On Set With Shane – Day 6

    On Set With Shane – Day 6

    . Our director, Gabriele Muccino saw these videos with the MoVI, and we wanted to come up with the shot that showed the unique ability to be able to pass this camera off from one operator to the other.
    - 3 days ago19 Nov 14, 2:53pm -
  • On Set With Shane Day 5

    On Set With Shane Day 5

    As a cinematographer, you are always asked to make compromises. With Gabriele Muccino' s vision and my ideas for lighting and camera, we were taxing the budget to the absolute limit.
    - 10 days ago12 Nov 14, 5:59pm -
  • Lighting Basics: Where to Place Your Key Light

    Lighting Basics:  Where to Place Your Key Light

    Your first point of lighting is your key light, which is the light that exposes the face.
    - 17 days ago5 Nov 14, 12:47pm -
  • Filmmaking Apps for Your Smart Phone

    Filmmaking Apps for Your Smart Phone

    Here are the apps that I wish I had when I was a budding young filmmaker to help navigate the waters.
    - 17 days ago5 Nov 14, 12:38pm -

Vincent Laforet (not updating - not sure why)

  • Why the Storehouse App could be a very big deal for Storytellers
    As many of you know,  I have been involved in storytelling in one form or another for 25 years now.   The act of finding a story, researching it further,  gathering media be it with still images, video, sound or text is my favorite part of the pro…
    - 48 days ago4 Oct 14, 9:23pm -
  • A visit to Dan Winter’s Studio – Storehouse
    I’ve been experimenting with a really cool new way to share stories BEYOND 140 Characters on Storehouse…  Here is a really quick and extremely elegant way to marry images, video, text and sound on your iPhone or iPad – that’s also viewable o…
    - 51 days ago1 Oct 14, 8:39pm -
  • Shane Hurlbut’s Illumination Tour

    Shane Hurlbut’s Illumination Tour

    I’ve know Shane Hurlbut since just after the launch of the Canon 5D MKII.     Shane is a great speaker that pours his heart and energy into every speech he gives, but where he really shines is when he teaches about lighting – his true passion.…
    - 52 days ago30 Sep 14, 9:31pm -

Philip Bloom

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#26 IBC Photokina wrapup
#26 IBC Photokina wrapup26 IBC Photokina wrapup Topics: Apple iPhone 6 announcements Bendgate iPhone 6 cameras Moment iPhone lenses (http://momentlens.co) Sony FS7 announcement The two worst films ever made ...From:Mitch AungerViews:2211ra…
- 25 days ago28 Oct 14, 5:05am -
#25 Michael Waldron
#25 Michael Waldron25 Michael Waldron.From:Mitch AungerViews:220ratingsTime:51:13More inEntertainment
- 51 days ago2 Oct 14, 3:31am -
iPro iPhone lens kit review from Schneider Optics
iPro iPhone lens kit review from Schneider Opticsthe iPro Lens kit for the iPhone 5 was sent to us by the good folks at Schneider Optics. Find out about them at iprolens.com I tested the iPro against the re...From:Mitch AungerViews:222313r…
- 54 days ago29 Sep 14, 4:06am -
#7 Tech Talk Time
#7 Tech Talk Time7 Tech Talk Time.From:Mitch AungerViews:201ratingsTime:01:04:35More inEntertainment
- 75 days ago8 Sep 14, 3:06pm -
#24 Anton Lorimer
#24 Anton Lorimer24 Anton Lorimer.From:Mitch AungerViews:411ratingsTime:42:18More inEntertainment
- 78 days ago5 Sep 14, 2:22pm -
#6 Tech Talk Time
#6 Tech Talk Time6 Tech Talk Time Alf voice: Paul Fusco – ALF (puppeteer, voice) - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/ALF_(TV_series) Conversations about food and kidney stones Fat Sick and Nearly Dead Poopouri...From:Mitch AungerViews:291rati…
- 81 days ago2 Sep 14, 2:08pm -

News/Gear sites


cinema5D

News Shooter

  • newInter BEE 2014: Flowcine Puppeteer makes tilting your brushless gimbal easier
    By technical editor Matt Allard: Flowcine, makers of the Gravity One gimbal and Serene arm, were at Inter BEE in Tokyo today showing their latest gadget for brushless gimbal operators using Easyrigs. The Puppeteer works with the popular Freefly MoVI,…
    - 20 hours ago21 Nov 14, 12:31pm -
  • Inter BEE 2014: JVC show 4K Super35 sensor GY-LS300 with MFT mount for $4450
    By technical editor Matt Allard in Tokyo: At the Inter BEE show in Tokyo JVC is showing their new range of affordable 4K cameras. The most interesting is the GY-LS300 with a Super 35mm sensor. Curiously it has an active Micro 4/3 mount and is suppli…
    - 1 day ago21 Nov 14, 8:14am -
  • DJI Inspire 1 quadcopter test footage from SCP aerials
    By site editor Dan Chung: Hong Kong based SCP aerials have been lucky enough to be test flying the new DJI Inspire 1 and produce some stunning footage from the new machine. The company should be no strangers to Newsshooter readers as we previously fe…
    - 1 day ago20 Nov 14, 8:43pm -
  • Sony and Metabones issue new firmware relating to FS7 issues (UPDATED)
    By site editor Dan Chung: Both Sony and Metabones released new firmware today which are designed to improve the performance of the FS7. The FS7 receives firmware update v1.01 which cryptically has the following features and improvements: 1.) XDCA-FS7…
    - 2 days ago20 Nov 14, 8:27pm -

CheesyCam

  • Varavon Slidecam EX Premium Video Slider with Counterweight Flywheel Pulley System

    Varavon Slidecam EX Premium Video Slider with Counterweight Flywheel Pulley System

    Just received a review unit of the new Varavon Slidecam EX Premium Video Slider that uses a weighted belt driven flywheel pulley to eliminate hard starts, hard stops, and offers consistent motion throughout your slide. Even if you have unsteady hands…
    - 3 days ago19 Nov 14, 3:29am -
  • Bower 16mm T/2.2 Cine Lens and Vanguard Auctus 323AT Tripod Deal

    Bower 16mm T/2.2 Cine Lens and Vanguard Auctus 323AT Tripod Deal

    Here’s a couple of eye-catching deals available right now with Instant Savings of up to $200 dollars off. The first of which is the Bower 16mm T/2.2 Cine Lens. As many of you know this is the same as the Rokinon brand lens, but the Bower brand name…
    - 3 days ago18 Nov 14, 9:32pm -
  • Homemade Custom Mini Gimbal for Panasonic GH4 or Sony A7s

    Homemade Custom Mini Gimbal for Panasonic GH4 or Sony A7s

    Over on my Instragram feed I posted up a few images of my homemade custom mini gimbal that I use for my Panasonic GH4 camera. A couple of comments on the feed wanted a bit more information, so I thought I would post this to the blog.A photo post…
    - 4 days ago18 Nov 14, 4:37am -
  • Canon 7D Mark II Arrives for a Field Test

    Canon 7D Mark II Arrives for a Field Test

    Today the new Canon EOS 7D Mark II DSLR arrived at the office via B&H for a field test. For shooters looking for the ‘Best Bang for the Buck’ the Canon DSLRs lack many desirable features compared to the GH4 or Sony A7s, but many people will still…
    - 4 days ago18 Nov 14, 2:02am -
  • CAMETV 7500 with GH4 + Rokinon Fisheye Lens

    CAMETV 7500 with GH4 + Rokinon Fisheye Lens

    A few weeks ago I showed both the CAME-TV 7800 and only a short glimpse of the 7500. The 7800 is ready to go out of the box, while the 7500 needs a bit of assembly. I finally had time last night to put it together and set it up for my GH4 with Rokino…
    - 8 days ago14 Nov 14, 8:19pm -

NoFilmSchool

DSLR video Shooter

Dare Dreamer Mag

Coming soon! New planet5D "answers" to your questions about gear and photography and filmmaking!

CameraTown

Photography Bay

  • newSamsung NX1 Now In Stock

    Samsung NX1 Now In Stock

    Adorama has the new Samsung NX1 28MP mirrorless camera in stock for the first time. Check it out here at Adorama. Copyright/DMCA Notice: The RSS entry was originally published on Photography Bay. RSSID#794326Related posts:Samsung Instant Rebates Up…
    - 30 mins ago22 Nov 14, 8:02am -
  • newAmazon Deal: Buy $100 in Gift Cards, Get $25 Back

    Amazon Deal: Buy $100 in Gift Cards, Get $25 Back

    Amazon has a great deal going on now through November 26, 2014. Spend $100 or more on this Amazon.com Camera Gift Card and get $25 credited to your account to spend on DSLR and compact system cameras. Check out all the details here on Amazon.com. Th…
    - 10 hours ago21 Nov 14, 10:34pm -
  • newNikon D810 Filmmaker’s Kit Review

    Nikon D810 Filmmaker’s Kit Review

    The Nikon D810 is by virtually all regards an excellent full frame camera. It’s 36MP full frame sensor is class-leading in terms of resolution overall image quality. The D810 is also quite the competent video camera, with plenty of new bells and wh…
    - 20 hours ago21 Nov 14, 12:30pm -
  • Nikon Announces “I AM Generation Image” Campaign

    Nikon Announces “I AM Generation Image” Campaign

    Nikon has announced a new marketing campaign, “I AM Generation Image.” The campaign is “a platform designed to inspire people to create great images by amplifying the voices of creative individuals.” See the full press release below. MELVILLE…
    - 1 day ago21 Nov 14, 3:01am -
  • Seagate 2TB Portable USB 3.0 Drive for $99 – Deal Alert

    Seagate 2TB Portable USB 3.0 Drive for $99 – Deal Alert

    B&H has the Seagate 2TB Backup Plus Slim Portable External USB 3.0 hard drive for $99.99 (reg. $129.99) through November 22, 2014. Check it out while it lasts here at B&H Photo. [Update: There's also a different Seagate 2TB portable model available o…
    - 1 day ago21 Nov 14, 1:52am -

the C47

  • Postapalooza 2014
    Related Links...Postapalooza 2014Note: When I say it's a ridiculous conference in terms of cost I mean it's a steal even without a discount. At $200 off it's ridonkulous! And $595 with the Power Up? Craziness I tell you!!!Registration ends on Se…
    - 72 days ago10 Sep 14, 9:15pm -
  • Matchstix
    Related Links...Cineo Lighting Matchstix InfoMatchstix Game...Notes: A mixed lighting challenge, this one was. We will have Cineo Lighting's Remote Phosphor lights at The Filmmaker's Intensive which starts on July 27th in Scotland!
    - 14 Jul 14, 7:48pm -
  • The Filmmaker's Intensive 2014
    This video goes over The Filmmaker's Intensive 2014. The Filmmaker's Intensive (TFMI), is a one week program that was designed for a select number of people (up to 20), who want to learn the craft of lighting & shooting for documentary, corporate &…
    - 6 Jul 14, 2:36pm -
  • Chillin' & Grillin'
    I finally connected with my good friend Chris Fenwick who is an amazing director, editor and educator. We talked shop about FCPX and all kinds of other goodies post NAB on his most excellent podcast FCPX Grill.Click below to have a listen and head o…
    - 19 Apr 14, 7:53pm -
  • NAB 2014 - News Shooter Panel
    NAB 2014: NewsShooter Panel "Is DSLR Dead?" from Teradek on Vimeo.I did A LOT of teaching this year at NAB but was also asked back to be on a panel with the News Shooter guys. Honored to be in such company and we talked shop for awhile.-Jem
    - 14 Apr 14, 3:53pm -

ProVideo Coalition

  • newNew EIZO 31-inch 4K Monitor Self-Calibrates

    New EIZO 31-inch 4K Monitor Self-Calibrates

    Designed for media & entertainment fields like cinema and broadcasting that need increasingly high-resolution formats and require appropriate display solutions for 2D and 3D CGI (computer-generated imagery), visual effects, composit…
    - 14 hours ago21 Nov 14, 6:03pm -
  • Media Composer 101 - Advanced - Reformatting your Footage

    Media Composer 101 - Advanced - Reformatting your Footage

    We're heading back to the mailbag to answer another viewer question, and it's one that throws people for a loop a lot of the time, and that is getting your SD footage to look correct in your HD 16x timeline.
    - 1 day ago21 Nov 14, 3:59am -
  • PowerDirector 13 Supports XAVC-S and H.265

    PowerDirector 13 Supports XAVC-S and H.265

    The support for XAVC-S, the latest open standard for 4K and HD videos is on top on the list of features present in the new PowerDirector 13 (it was only available for PowerDirector 12 through an update). For those aiming to import X…
    - 2 days ago20 Nov 14, 6:10pm -
  • Blackmagic URSA Gets 80fps

    Blackmagic URSA Gets 80fps

    Blackmagic updates the URSA to firmware 1.9.9 giving the camera quite a few more options and making it a more user friendly camera for shooters.  
    - 2 days ago20 Nov 14, 2:32pm -
  • Coming Soon: Veydras Micro 4/3 Cinema Primes

    Coming Soon: Veydras Micro 4/3 Cinema Primes

    Los Angeles lensmen Ryan Avery (formerly with Schneider Optics) and Jim Zhang (a behind-the-scenes designer for the likes of Century Optics, Chrosziel, and 16x9) have teamed up to build the “Veydra” line of Micro 4/3 Cinema Lenses.…
    - 2 days ago20 Nov 14, 2:38am -

FD Times

  • newSony F55 Doc Dock
    Updates from InterBEE in Tokyo. Sony showed the latest improvements on their “Doc Dock” (also known as Build Up Kit) that turns the F55 into a comfortable, shoulder-resting Documentary/ENG style cameras system. Introduced a few months as a protot…
    - 6 hours ago22 Nov 14, 2:51am -
  • AJA CION to Ship December
    Tokyo. InterBEE. Nov 19. If you are good and the elves in Grass Valley deem the camera to be ready, AJA CION is expected to ship around Christmas time. AJA announced at InterBEE this morning that they are now accepting orders...
    - 3 days ago19 Nov 14, 12:28am -
  • Hurricane Wheels
    Wheels for GimbalRigs. Matthias Uhlig is releasing the successor to his Brushless Gimbal RC Interface (BGRCI) (http://www.hurricanewheels.tv) — the new Brushless Gimbal RC Interface MK2. The BGRCI offers a more professional way of controlling ha…
    - 4 days ago18 Nov 14, 1:10pm -
  • FDTJ Board Meeting
    The first annual board meeting of Film and Digital Times Japan was conducted last night in a private teppanyaki dining room of Yebisu Restaurant — on the top floor of the Westin Hotel Tokyo. Chef Aya presented a refreshing take on what can usua…
    - 4 days ago18 Nov 14, 12:56pm -
  • InterBEE Tokyo
    This is the 50th anniversary of InterBEE, the largest production, video, audio and communications professional exhibition in Japan. More than 31,000 visitors came from 35 countries last year, with 918 exhibiting companies. November 19, 20, 21…
    - 6 days ago16 Nov 14, 3:32am -

Studio Daily

  • newRed: A Kubrick Supercut
    Short and sweet (with a couple of NSFW moments), this montage created by Rishi Kaneria takes in Stanley Kubrick's striking usage of the color red in shots from seven different films.The post Red: A Kubrick Supercut appeared first on Studio Daily.
    - 11 hours ago21 Nov 14, 9:10pm -
  • newBlackmagic Upgrades Ursa to Shoot 4K at 80p
    Blackmagic released a major update to its 4K Ursa camera today, bumping the maximum frame rate to 80fps and employing a new 3:1 raw compression ratio that increases the amount of footage that can be recorded on a CFast card — … more »The pos…
    - 14 hours ago21 Nov 14, 6:35pm -
  • 4K Cameras: What’s the State of the Art in 2014?
    With the publication of our third annual overview of the 4K camera market, it's time to start wondering how much longer a 4K camera guide will be relevant. 4K acquisition has quickly become the rule for hot new cameras, and … more »The post 4K…
    - 1 day ago20 Nov 14, 8:56pm -
  • Polecam/Antelope Camera Rig Captures 350 fps Underwater
    What happens when you mix an Antelope with a FishFace? Not another oddball hybrid out of Splice, but something just as cool and much more practical: underwater slo-mo. Polecam has just launched a new remote head lightweight jib arm fitted with a v…
    - 1 day ago20 Nov 14, 8:50pm -
  • Mike Nichols wins the Best Director Oscar for The Graduate
    Turn back time and watch Leslie Caron hand the Oscar to Mike Nichols for his second film as director, The Graduate.The post Mike Nichols wins the Best Director Oscar for The Graduate appeared first on Studio Daily.
    - 2 days ago20 Nov 14, 3:33pm -

ProLost

  • Visual Effects are Not the Answer
    From the time I saw Star Wars, almost all of my favorite movies have been full of visual effects. My love of film and of visual effects developed simultaneously. I ultimately worked at Industrial Light & Magic for four years, even putting in some ti…
    - 17 days ago4 Nov 14, 9:17pm -
  • MOX Open Source Movie Format Crowdfunding Campaign
    If you've ever longed for an open source alternative to Quicktime, now you can hep make it happen. From the MOX Indiegogo page: There are already movie formats aimed at professional users, but they each fall short in one way or another. Some are…
    - 32 days ago20 Oct 14, 9:42pm -
  • Introducing Offload

    Introducing Offload

    When Red Giant introduced BulletProof, we sought to solve a great number of problems with gathering, organizing, and managing the huge quantity of media we create with our cameras. Some people swear by it, but it's a lot of app.Everyone needs a tru…
    - 38 days ago15 Oct 14, 6:01pm -
  • Adobe MAX 2014

    Adobe MAX 2014

    I told you I took a lot of pictures with my telephone.Last week, Adobe held their MAX event to announce some cool new creative tools. At the keynote, they put me up on the big screen as an example of how Lightroom's…
    - 40 days ago13 Oct 14, 5:45pm -
  • GoPro HERO4

    GoPro HERO4

    Not shown actual size.GoPro has announced their latest action camera, the HERO4, in both Black and Silver editions, along with the Hero, an entry-level GoPro. The kind folks at GoPro invited me to try…
    - 54 days ago29 Sep 14, 2:41pm -

Imaging Resource

HDSLRshooter

  • newCarl Zeiss Cinemizer With The DJI Phantom
    Just a little while back, we visited the DJI offices to learn a bit about their line of drones and quad-copters such as the Phantom. In doing so we also learned quite a bit about the accessories that work great with their products, such as Zeiss’…
    - 11 hours ago21 Nov 14, 9:03pm -
  • Blackmagic URSA Gets 80fps Recording, In Camera Card Formatting In Major 1.9.9 Update
    Continuing in their efforts to maintain regular updates for their cameras, Blackmagic Design has rolled out a major update that allows the URSA to record in 80 frames per second among numerous other upgrades. Chief among this update is the high frame…
    - 1 day ago21 Nov 14, 7:57am -
  • Space Command: A Rollicking SciFi Adventure From Marc Zicree
    The brainchild of veteran science fiction author, television writer and screenwriter Marc Zicree, Space Command is a fascinating “…series of new and original feature films written, produced, directed by and starring some of the top science-fictio…
    - 2 days ago20 Nov 14, 7:03am -
  • “The DSLR Evolution”, Clint Milby On The DSLR Movement Today
    The latest HDVideoPro article from our very own Clint Milby, ‘The DSLR Evolution’ chronicles some of the advancements of camera support gear now that the DSLR Revolution has come and stayed. This includes companies and products such as Atomos’…
    - 8 days ago14 Nov 14, 7:34am -
  • Manfrotto’s New Digital Camera Filters & 2-Way Fluid Head
    Manfrotto has just announced the release of two awesome new products: a collection of filters for digital cameras and a new tripod head with variable fluidity settings. Three filters are included in this new set: a UV  Filter, a Circular Polarized F…
    - 8 days ago13 Nov 14, 10:55pm -

Rumors


canonrumors

  • newDeal: Exclusive Sigma 50mm f/1.4 Art Lens Savings

    Deal: Exclusive Sigma 50mm f/1.4 Art Lens Savings

    Adorama is offering an exclusive coupon code for Canon Rumors readers this weekend. You can save $100 off of the Sigma 50mm f/1.4 ART series lens. This offer runs from now until 9AM EST on Monday. Sigma 50mm f/1.4 Art for Canon $849 (After $100 insta…
    - 14 hours ago21 Nov 14, 6:30pm -
  • newDPReview: EOS 7D Mark II Shooting Experience

    DPReview: EOS 7D Mark II Shooting Experience

    DPReview has added their “shooting experience” to their first impression review of the Canon EOS 7D Mark II. As I have found, the camera has some ergonomic upgrades over the original EOS 7D. From DPReview “As an owner of the original EOS 7D, I…
    - 21 hours ago21 Nov 14, 11:32am -
  • Adobe Lightroom 5.7 Now Available

    Adobe Lightroom 5.7 Now Available

    Lightroom 5.7 is now available as a final release on Adobe.com and through the update mechanism in Lightroom 5.  The goal of this release is to provide support for additional camera raw support, lens profile support and address bugs that were introd…
    - 3 days ago19 Nov 14, 11:19am -
  • Patent: Canon EF-S 11-24mm f/3.5-4.5

    Patent: Canon EF-S 11-24mm f/3.5-4.5

    Is Canon working on a replacement to the very good EF-S 10-22mm f/3.5-4.5? By the looks of this patent they are. I’d expect any replacement to have STM and maybe a bit better build quality, though the current one is about as reliable as they come.…
    - 4 days ago18 Nov 14, 9:00am -
  • New Sigma Lenses Coming Q1 of 2015 [CR1]

    New Sigma Lenses Coming Q1 of 2015 [CR1]

    A reported roadmap for Sigma has shown up over at SigmaRumors.com. They’re told that Sigma’s 24mm f/1.4 ART lens has been delayed until Q1 of 2015. This has been a rumoured lens for quite some time. Also mentioned are a 14-24mm f/4 Art which make…
    - 4 days ago18 Nov 14, 2:09am -

NikonRumors

  • newDeal of the day: spend $100 in camera gift cards at Amazon, get an additional $25

    Deal of the day: spend $100 in camera gift cards at Amazon, get an additional $25

    Amazon has a new deal on DSLR and compact system cameras: spend $100 in camera gift cards* and get an additional $25 to spend on qualifying digital cameras. You can read all the details here. A list of all ongoing rebates and deals for Black Friday c…
    - 11 hours ago21 Nov 14, 9:55pm -
  • Nikon USA announces “I AM GENERATION IMAGE” campaign

    Nikon USA announces “I AM GENERATION IMAGE” campaign

    Nikon USA announced today a new "I AM GENERATION IMAGE" campaign (iamgenerationimage.com) with the hope to persuade smartphone millennial consumers to upgrade to a Nikon camera: Press release: Nikon Inc. Announces New 'I AM Generation Image' Inte…
    - 1 day ago21 Nov 14, 2:08am -
  • New low price: grey market Nikon D610 is now $1,199.99

    New low price: grey market Nikon D610 is now $1,199.99

    After the last price drop, a brand new grey market Nikon D610 is now listed for $1,199.99 on eBay (with free shipping, limited quantity available).Related posts:New low price: grey market Nikon D800 for $2,100 Nikon D800 grey market for $2,200 B…
    - 3 days ago19 Nov 14, 5:25pm -
  • Nikon F3-P camera parts diagram

    Nikon F3-P camera parts diagram

    This is a Nikon F3-P camera parts diagram poster that was probably used in repair/service facilities: Via Japancamerahunter Posted by NikonRumors.com This RSS feed is copyrighted and cannot be republished in any way without permission. Follow [NR…
    - 3 days ago19 Nov 14, 5:24pm -
  • Adobe Lightroom 5.7 released with Nikon D750 support

    Adobe Lightroom 5.7 released with Nikon D750 support

    Adobe released Lightroom 5.7 with support for the Nikon D750 camera and the following F-mount lenses: Nikon AF-S 20mm f/1.8G ED ($796.95) Nikon AF-S 400mm f2.8E FL ED VR ($11,996.95) Sigma 18-300mm f/3.5-6.3 DC Macro OS HSM C014 ($579) Sigma 150-600m…
    - 3 days ago19 Nov 14, 6:57am -

4/3 Rumors

  • newFirst “serious” Kowa 8.5mm/f2.8 review.

    First “serious” Kowa 8.5mm/f2.8 review.

    The Kowa 8.5mm f/2.8 is now shipping in . And a very first KOWA 8.5mm/f2.8 review has been posted in Chinese at m43lens.blogspot.hk. These are the reviewers conclusions: – Vignetting is about 1.5EV at maximum aperture – Surprisingly very low dist…
    - 5 hours ago22 Nov 14, 3:07am -
  • new$80 off on the Panasonic-Leica 15mm f/1.7 lens.

    $80 off on the Panasonic-Leica 15mm f/1.7 lens.

    Panasonic dropped the price of the Leica 15mm f/1.7 lens down to $520 at Amazon US and Bhphoto. About time! The lens was too expensive compared with the 20mm pancake Reminder: Gh4 for $,1399 only at canadian . Daily Gold Box deals list at Amazon (Cl…
    - 14 hours ago21 Nov 14, 6:07pm -
  • new(FT5) Olympus cannot increase 40-150mm PRO lens production. Stores order now will ship in February!

    (FT5) Olympus cannot increase 40-150mm PRO lens production. Stores order now will ship in February!

    The new PRO lens on the tiniest MFT camera (GM1) by Camerasize. I got an interesting information from a highly trusted source. The amount of 40-150mm PRO lens preorders exceeded by far Olympus estimations. And Olympus cannot increase the production o…
    - 20 hours ago21 Nov 14, 12:23pm -
  • newUPDATE on the Sony 5 axis system. They say it’s not taken from Olympus.

    UPDATE on the Sony 5 axis system. They say it’s not taken from Olympus.

    I don’t know if that’s just a “marketing statement” (like Nikon does when they say they use their own design sensor) or the truth. But Sony managers said the 5 axis stabilization from the A7m2 is not taken from Olympus. It’s a proprietary S…
    - 24 hours ago21 Nov 14, 8:33am -
  • A Bit of Everything…
    Panasonic LX100 – Day 10 – Taming The Camera by Peter Gregg. Panasonic 15mm f1.7 review at ThePhoBlographer. Panasonic Lumix DMC-GM5 at Photoreview. Panasonic GM5 Sample Gallery (Imaging Resource). Panasonic GH4’s Audio Meters Explained (Sugges…
    - 1 day ago21 Nov 14, 2:37am -

Northlight Images Rumors

Photo Rumors

  • newDeal of the day: spend $100 in camera gift cards at Amazon, get an additional $25

    Deal of the day: spend $100 in camera gift cards at Amazon, get an additional $25

    Amazon has a new deal on DSLR and compact system cameras: spend $100 in camera gift cards* and get an additional $25 to spend on qualifying digital cameras. You can read all the details here. * The camera gift card can be used toward the purchase of…
    - 11 hours ago21 Nov 14, 9:58pm -
  • Fuji X100T and Samsung NX1 cameras are now in stock in the US

    Fuji X100T and Samsung NX1 cameras are now in stock in the US

    The Fuji X100T is currently in stock at Amazon. The Samsung NX1 is in stock at Adorama. Posted by PhotoRumors.com This RSS feed is copyrighted and cannot be republished in any way without permission. Follow PhotoRumors on Facebook and Twitter.Relat…
    - 1 day ago21 Nov 14, 2:37am -
  • Black Friday deals on photo gear

    Black Friday deals on photo gear

    I already started collecting all of the current deals and rebates on photo gear for the upcoming holiday season (including Black Friday and Cyber Monday) into one place - there is now a new tab in the navigation called "Deals": Bookmark this page as…
    - 1 day ago20 Nov 14, 9:45pm -
  • Sony a7 II could start shipping worldwide in January 2015

    Sony a7 II could start shipping worldwide in January 2015

    The new Sony a7 II is for now officially announced only in Japan and will start shipping on December 5th, 2014. The latest Sony mirrorless camera with with 5 axis in-body stabilization will most likely start shipping worldwide in January, 2015. The…
    - 1 day ago20 Nov 14, 9:28pm -
  • Sony announced the development of two new Vario-Sonnar T* lenses: 24-70mm f/2.8 ZA SSM II and 16-35mm f/2.8 ZA SSM II

    Sony announced the development of two new Vario-Sonnar T* lenses: 24-70mm f/2.8 ZA SSM II and 16-35mm f/2.8 ZA SSM II

    With the introduction of the 70-300mm f/4.5-5.6 G SSM II lens, Sony also announced the development of two new Vario-Sonnar T * models: 24-70mm f/2.8 ZA SSM II 16-35mm f/2.8 ZA SSM II The new lenses will offer faster AF, better performance and will be…
    - 2 days ago20 Nov 14, 7:57pm -

Noob Corner


Learning DSLR video

DSLR Film Noob

  • Panasonic HX-A500 4k POV camera for $399

    Panasonic HX-A500 4k POV camera for $399

    Many were expecting to see a 4k Gopro Hero 4, but it looks like Panasonic is going to beat Gopro to the punch with the release of the Panasonic HX-A500 POV camera. The HX-A500 uses a very similar design to Panasonic’s HX-A100 released last year w…
    - 20 Jun 14, 8:51pm -
  • Canon 5d mark III $2575 sale

    Canon 5d mark III $2575 sale

    Yet another Canon 5d mark III ebay sale. Right now you can pick a possibly gray market 5d mark III body for $2575 with free shipping. I’ve ordered cameras from these sales in the past and had pretty good luck, but many times they require a signatur…
    - 19 Jun 14, 2:11pm -
  • Lightroom 5.5 update now supports GH4 & Sony a7s

    Lightroom 5.5 update now supports GH4 & Sony a7s

    The latest version of Adobe Lightroom was released this morning. Looks like we now have full support for the Panasonic GH4 as well as the soon to be released Sony a7s. If you are already a Lightroom user the update is free to download and it’s also…
    - 19 Jun 14, 1:24am -
  • Crucial MX100 512GB SSD Speed Test

    Crucial MX100 512GB SSD Speed Test

    The Crucial MX100 512GB was only released a few weeks ago and I’ve already seen it on sale a few times for as low as $199. That puts the MX100 at about 39 cents a GB compared to the current average price of around 48 cents a GB, making it one of th…
    - 18 Jun 14, 2:58pm -
  • Panasonic GH4 is back in stock at $1698 on B&H

    Panasonic GH4 is back in stock at $1698 on B&H

    Just a quick heads up, the Panasonic GH4 has been out of stock or marked up to around $2000 for the past month or so. However, right now B&H has a few in stock at the normal price of $1698. If you want one, you might want to move fast, supplies are l…
    - 13 Jun 14, 3:50pm -

International


Cine Digital TV (Spanish)

  • newUn tripie compacto para vídeo, el Benro Aero 4

    Un tripie compacto para vídeo, el Benro Aero 4

    En esta ocasión platicamos acerca de un sistema de tripie compacto para vídeo de Benro llamado Aero 4, un sistema que soporta hasta 4Kg de peso y en su forma más compacta ocupa 55cm de largo.
    - 14 hours ago21 Nov 14, 6:18pm -
  • La CION de Aja empieza a surtirse en diciembre
    El día de hoy en Interbee en Tokyo, Aja anunció la fecha de disponibilidad de la cámara Aja Cion que mostraron en NAB, que empezará a surtirse a fines de diciembre. Este equipo lo mostramos en NAB en Las Vegas y sin duda es un equipo que suena i…
    - 3 days ago19 Nov 14, 12:12am -
  • ¿Sony PXW-X70 o Lumix GH4?

    ¿Sony PXW-X70 o Lumix GH4?

    En este programa hablamos de las diferencias entre la Sony PXW-X70 y la Lumix GH4, así como la respuesta a algunas preguntas sobre la PXW-X70.
    - 8 days ago14 Nov 14, 6:27pm -
  • DJI presenta su nuevo drone el Inspire 1
    DJI en una transmisión en vivo presentó su nuevo drone, el Inspire 1, un drone con un nuevo diseño totalmente diferente a lo que conocemos que integra una nueva cámara 4k y las siguientes especificaciones: 18 min de autonomía de vuelo DJI Lightb…
    - 9 days ago13 Nov 14, 12:57am -
  • Fusion 7 ahora grátis, disponible para Windows
    Blackmagic Design anunció en el día de hoy que ya se encuentra disponible en forma gratuita Fusion 7, el programa más avanzado del mercado en materia de efectos especiales y animaciones gráficas. La versión compatible con Windows se puede desca…
    - 12 days ago10 Nov 14, 1:54pm -

Brazil

Dutch

  • LCW FADER ND ***

    LCW FADER ND ***

    Light Craft Workshop Fader ND MKII Tijdens de workshops en seminars die ik geef wordt de vraag ‘Wat moet ik aanschaffen’ vrijwel altijd gesteld. En dan denkt men over het algemeen meteen aan ‘fancy dingen’ zoals follow focus, een complete rig…
    - 8 days ago14 Nov 14, 3:06pm -
  • BLACKRAPID RIEM ****

    BLACKRAPID RIEM ****

    Gek geworden? Ben ik nou helemaal gek geworden? Ten eerste om pakweg 90 Euro voor een camerariem uit te geven en er vervolgens nog een review aan te wijden ook? Een review over een riem waarmee je een camera om je nek/schouder kan hangen? En waarom z…
    - 14 days ago8 Nov 14, 6:41pm -
  • SANDISK IMAGEMATE **

    SANDISK IMAGEMATE **

    USB 3.0 Voorheen had ik er met het materiaal uit mijn Canon5D nooit echt erg in, maar sinds ik ook met de Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera werk begon het mij wel te irriteren dat het zo lang duurde voordat al mijn files van de SD-kaart naar mijn compu…
    - 17 days ago5 Nov 14, 10:31am -
  • CANON M **/***

    CANON M **/***

    De kleine opdonder Een van de voordelen die het filmen met DSLR camera’s met zich mee kan brengen is de compacte opzet van de camera. Natuurlijk hangt hierbij alles af van de rig die je om de camera heen hebt gebouwd. Maar als je met een kale DSLR…
    - 11 Jan 14, 1:31pm -
  • ERVANI LEAKS

    ERVANI LEAKS

    Ervani Leaks Looking for the traditional film look for your digital footage? Buy the Ervani leaks to add lightleaks and film burns to your footage. This collection is custom made for HDSLR35 and includes 5 minutes of realistic light leaks + the scrat…
    - 1 Jan 14, 2:03pm -

Cine7D

    alegaules

    • Standard Blog Post With All The Trimmings

      Standard Blog Post With All The Trimmings

      Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consetetur sadipscing elitr, sed diam nonumy eirmod tempor invidunt ut labore et dolore magna aliquyam erat, sed diam voluptua. At vero eos et accusam et justo duo dolores et ea rebum. Stet clita kasd gubergren, no sea tak…
      - 9 Nov 13, 10:38am -
    • Post Format: Quote

      Post Format: Quote

      Only one thing is impossible for God: To find any sense in any copyright law on the planet. Mark Twain Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consetetur sadipscing elitr, sed diam nonumy eirmod tempor invidunt ut labore et dolore magna aliquyam erat, sed diam v…
      - 8 Nov 13, 8:13am -
    • Our Trip in Brooklyn

      Our Trip in Brooklyn

      Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consetetur sadipscing elitr, sed diam nonumy eirmod tempor invidunt ut labore et dolore magna aliquyam erat, sed diam voluptua. At vero eos et accusam et justo duo dolores et ea rebum. Stet clita kasd gubergren, no sea tak…
      - 8 Nov 13, 3:20am -
    • Awesome Gallery Post

      Awesome Gallery Post

      Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consetetur sadipscing elitr, sed diam nonumy eirmod tempor invidunt ut labore et dolore magna aliquyam erat, sed diam voluptua.At vero eos et accusam et justo duo dolores et ea rebum. Stet clita kasd gubergren, no sea taki…
      - 7 Nov 13, 7:24am -
    • Brooklyn Brewery Mash Video Post

      Brooklyn Brewery Mash Video Post

      Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consetetur sadipscing elitr, sed diam nonumy eirmod tempor invidunt ut labore et dolore magna aliquyam erat, sed diam voluptua. At vero eos et accusam et justo duo dolores et ea rebum. Stet clita kasd gubergren, no sea tak…
      - 7 Nov 13, 4:01am -

    cinefotografiando

    • Sebastiao Delgado: entrevista Fotogenio 2014.

      Sebastiao Delgado: entrevista Fotogenio 2014.

      Es una suerte encontrar esta entrevista a uno de los fotógrafos mas emblemáticos de la historia de la fotografía: Sebastiao Delgado.
      - 9 days ago12 Nov 14, 11:44pm -
    • Las noticias del día.

      Las noticias del día.

      Hoy es un día de noticias. Sony ha anunciado en IBC 2014 su nueva XD-CAM FS7, cámara capaz de filmar en 4K (3840 x 2160) hasta 60fps (cuadros por segundo) y FullHD 1080p hasta 180fps (cuadros por segundo) internamente a tarjetas XQC, en formato XAV…
      - 71 days ago12 Sep 14, 2:44pm -
    • "El chico que hace Beep"

      "El chico que hace Beep"

      Este comercial para General Electric les va a sacar mas de una sonrisa.Client: GESpot: "The Boy Who Beeps"Agency: BBDO New YorkChief Creative Officer, Worldwide: David LubarsChief Creative Officer, New York: Greg HahnExecutive Creative Director: Mich…
      - 75 days ago8 Sep 14, 7:38pm -
    • Sony F5 4K Hack

      Sony F5 4K Hack

      Un "Hack" del firmware de la cámara Sony F5 permite a sus propietarios filmar en formato 4K internamente en cámara en XAVC, algo que solo podía lograrse con la F55, una cámara 15 mil dólares mas cara. El siguiente es un video paso a paso, de com…
      - 75 days ago8 Sep 14, 6:58pm -
    • Agua, la mejor idea de todas.

      Agua, la mejor idea de todas.

      El Agua es la mejor idea de todas, sea cual sea la campaña. Joyita.
      - 12 Jun 14, 10:09pm -

    PetaPixel

    Fstoppers

    • newThe Samsung NX1 Arrives in Stores Just in Time for the Holidays

      The Samsung NX1 Arrives in Stores Just in Time for the Holidays

      Samsung’s new flagship model, the NX1, will be available in stores on Monday, November 24, just in time for the holidays. Announced at Photokina in September, the NX1 boasts a 28 megapixel BSI (backside illumination) APS-C sensor with 205 phase de…
      - 6 hours ago22 Nov 14, 2:06am -
    • newMichael Ray Gives Back with Flashes of Hope

      Michael Ray Gives Back with Flashes of Hope

      As an art director, I get hundreds of emails per week from photographers offering their services. When I received an email from Michael Ray, I was truly touched by the images he shot for Flashes of Hope, an organization where photographers go in and…
      - 9 hours ago22 Nov 14, 12:02am -
    • newPhotoshop In Your Browser? We're One Step Closer

      Photoshop In Your Browser? We're One Step Closer

      While photographers have been able to upload their RAW files to Google Drive for quite some time, apparently, we’re now one step closer to being able to process those in Photoshop directly through our browsers. An almost two year effort on the par…
      - 11 hours ago21 Nov 14, 10:01pm -
    • newSeniors Ignite - Drawing Models To Your Senior Rep Program

      Seniors Ignite - Drawing Models To Your Senior Rep Program

      Jen Basford with Seniors Ignite and 3 girls photography joins us for another interview about building your senior model program. In this article, Jen touches base on what her models receive as part of her program.
      - 12 hours ago21 Nov 14, 9:02pm -
    • newMiss World Competition Offering Exposure as Payment to Make Up Artists

      Miss World Competition Offering Exposure as Payment to Make Up Artists

      "Looking for professional makeup artists to work on set for ASOS. This is unpaid, but will create opportunities for exposure and portfolio development" - it took no more than two minutes to locate a commercial casting call for an unpaid makeup artis…
      - 13 hours ago21 Nov 14, 7:32pm -

    The PhoBlographer

    PhotoFocus

    • newPractical Advice for Shooting with Long Lenses

      Practical Advice for Shooting with Long Lenses

      Long lenses magnify. That’s their main job. A 500mm lens offers 10x magnification when compared to a 50mm lens. Any mistakes you would make with a 50mm lens are magnified 10 times with a 500mm lens. Most problems associated with getting sharp image…
      - 10 hours ago21 Nov 14, 10:30pm -
    • newFeatured Photo by Barry Mountford

      Featured Photo by Barry Mountford

      Thanks to our friends at Drobo, we are thrilled to announce our “Featured Photo Contest.” Every week we will pick a photo that is posted to our Facebook or Google+ communities and feature it on Photofocus! Then each month we’ll open voting…
      - 14 hours ago21 Nov 14, 6:30pm -
    • newHow to Direct Models (Or Any Subject) for Great Pictures

      How to Direct Models (Or Any Subject) for Great Pictures

      Models look to the photographer for guidance and direction during a shoot. "How to Direct Models" gives helpful tips for photographers to communicate with their subjects better. We included a short 4 minute video that was recorded during a location…
      - 19 hours ago21 Nov 14, 2:00pm -
    • Amazon Prime Just Got Even Better with Free Cloud Photo Storage

      Amazon Prime Just Got Even Better with Free Cloud Photo Storage

      There are so many options for cloud backup storage today, but Amazon just announced a great plan for their Amazon Prime subscribers. Unlimited Photo Storage with Amazon Prime. I’ve been an Amazon Prime subscriber for a few years now and the perks…
      - 1 day ago20 Nov 14, 10:30pm -
    • Adobe Creative Cloud Photography Plan | Win a One Year Membership

      Adobe Creative Cloud Photography Plan | Win a One Year Membership

      Thanks to Adobe… we’ll be giving away one copy of the Adobe Creative Cloud Photography Plan every week.  From now until the end of January is your chance to win (or extend you current membership) one year. We’ve decided to give away the prize…
      - 2 days ago20 Nov 14, 6:30pm -