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  • Cinemartin Announces Loyal Series of Pro Monitors

    Cinemartin Announces Loyal Series of Pro Monitors

    Last week, Cinemartin announced a new very bright monitor… this week it is a line of full featured but less expensive professional monitors. The first in the series slides in-between the typical 5″ and 7″ and has a lot of features to boot. Have…
    - 25 days ago 6 Sep 16, 3:05am -
  • Canon EOS 5D Mark IV Dual Pixel RAW Exposed! What Can It Really Do?

    Canon EOS 5D Mark IV Dual Pixel RAW Exposed! What Can It Really Do?

    Before the Canon EOS 5D Mark IV was even announced, there were rumors circulating about this new thing called Dual Pixel RAW and there were some insane guesses as to what it could be and do. I decided not to publish those rumors because I thought…
    - 26 days ago 5 Sep 16, 3:24am -
  • Choosing Your Focal Length Should Be About More Than Just Your Distance From The Subject

    Choosing Your Focal Length Should Be About More Than Just Your Distance From The Subject

    Almost every single influential director since the advent of the medium have used specific focal lengths to tell their stories.[adrotate group=”6″] Since they literally control the audience’s perspective on the scene, they’re one of the firs…
    - 28 days ago 3 Sep 16, 2:16pm -
  • The Ultimate RodRocket Design by LockCircle Will Make Your Rig Lighter and More Functional

    The Ultimate RodRocket Design by LockCircle Will Make Your Rig Lighter and More Functional

    There’s a large chunk of shooters out there that are fully content with their camera options at this point. They have all the lenses they need. They’re set… Except for some of the ancillary gear that would just make their life easier. [adrotate…
    - 29 days ago 2 Sep 16, 2:22pm -
  • What does the Canon 5D Mark IV Say About Canon's Future?

    What does the Canon 5D Mark IV Say About Canon's Future?

    planetMitch note: These are Bret’s thoughts, I don’t necessarily agree with them (and have mentioned that in other posts). But that’s why I love having discussions like this online… people get to express their opinions based on their own pe…
    - 30 days ago 1 Sep 16, 6:28pm -
  • New Canon XC15 features 4k UHD Cinema settings and XLR audio

    New Canon XC15 features 4k UHD Cinema settings and XLR audio

    If you had any doubts about Canon’s commitment to the video market (tho I know many of you will blast them for an update to the XC10 which I think will be unfounded (see my prior rant)), I think there’s time to re-think your doubts. With the…
    - 30 days ago 1 Sep 16, 12:51pm -
  • Can Canon Compete? Canon Plays With The Big Boys With The New Canon EOS C700

    Can Canon Compete? Canon Plays With The Big Boys With The New Canon EOS C700

    So… hot on the heals of the announcement of the Canon EOS 5D Mark IV (and all of the complaining about what it cannot do), Canon announces a new camera for the Cinema EOS line – the Canon EOS 700![adrotate group=”6″] But while there’s a lot…
    - 30 days ago 1 Sep 16, 12:06pm -
  • Insanely Fast and Nimble Drone Racing Comes to Filmmaking? This Opens A Whole New Perspective

    Insanely Fast and Nimble Drone Racing Comes to Filmmaking? This Opens A Whole New Perspective

    Drones are everywhere right? I don’t know if you’ve seen the new sport of Drone Racing, but it is catching on and seems to be very exciting. The speeds they’re achieving are incredible and the ability to maneuver in incredibly tight spaces blow…
    - 31 days ago 31 Aug 16, 2:29pm -
  • Limiting Your Lens Choices Might Make You A Better Photographer

    Limiting Your Lens Choices Might Make You A Better Photographer

    I think you can tell a lot about a photographer by what lenses they choose to keep in their bag. Some photographers like to work with limitations on focal length and aperture. This is to set themselves rules about look and tone. These types of photog…
    - 31 days ago 31 Aug 16, 2:01pm -
  • Extraordinary Ready-to- Use Assets for Wedding Videographers

    Extraordinary Ready-to- Use Assets for Wedding Videographers

    Guest post via PremiumBeat: There’s a lot that goes into running a successful wedding videography business. Contracts, managing client expectations, collecting the perfect gear — and that’s all before the Big Day event arrives. Eventually the w…
    - 31 days ago 31 Aug 16, 1:49pm -

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Filmmakers


Shane Hurlbut

  • newPodcast – Setting Up Your Lighting
    This month's podcast covers your questions on setting up your lighting. Shane discusses lighting backgrounds first, set ups and ratios as they pertain to moods, white balancing the night, lighting tips to create a darker mood, lighting for different…
    - 21 hours ago 30 Sep 16, 4:42pm -
  • The Execution of the Headlight Gag
    Today I swing-in the method I used on We Are Marshall to create a Headlight gag effect.
    - 8 days ago 23 Sep 16, 4:47pm -
  • On Set With Shane Day 7: Into the Badlands
    Day 7 carried a lot of weight. This episode was all about setting up the world with the opening sequence of the first episode. Shane Hurlbut, ASC, goes into using the color grade to communicate your vision, using the color grade to enhance the story,…
    - 15 days ago 16 Sep 16, 4:43pm -
  • How to Build a Headlight Gag
    Today I’m going to break down the method I used in We Are Marshall to create the headlight gag effect.
    - 22 days ago 9 Sep 16, 4:43pm -
  • Podcast – Planning Your Coverage & When to Roll
    This month's podcast covers your questions on planning coverage, when to roll and more.
    - 29 days ago 2 Sep 16, 4:58pm -

Vincent Laforet

  • The Drone you’ll always have with you: The DJI Mavic Pro

    The Drone you’ll always have with you:  The DJI Mavic Pro

    There’s a reason the iPhone and smartphones in general are the most popular cameras in the world:   they’re always with you.   You can have them in your pocket and forget about them, but they’re always within reach! Now… you can’t EXACTLY…
    - 3 days ago 28 Sep 16, 6:50am -
  • Better Gear Management With Think Tank

    Better Gear Management With Think Tank

    We all seem to be obsessed with gear these days … and let me introduce you to another obsession of mine:  how to pack, travel and safeguard that gear. In short:  BAGs.  I’m obsessed with camera bags and like David Allan Harvey have voluntarily…
    - 5 days ago 26 Sep 16, 2:59pm -
  • The New Canon 5D MkIV – The Perfect Balance

    The New Canon 5D MkIV – The Perfect Balance

    We always say the latest camera is “the best and the hottest” and other such hyperboles. From what I’ve seen so far (been playing with it for awhile and more to come on that…) the newly announced Canon 5D MkIV may be one of the very best all…
    - 37 days ago 25 Aug 16, 12:11pm -

Philip Bloom

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3 Legged Thing Eric Review by planet5D
Eric has treated me insanely well in the last 2 years. I highly recommend 3 Legged Thing!I confess, I thought I published this review a year or more ago. I just found it in my pile of FCPX libraries and I checked my youtube account and discovered I…
- 9 days ago 22 Sep 16, 2:18am -
Back Button Focus on Steroids! Only on Canon EOS 5D Mark IV - 12 Back Button Focus Options!
You've heard about back button focus - and maybe you've used it, but this is the BBF on steroids! 12x that is!Call me crazy, but this one feature has just sent me over the moon with excitement. Sure, there was customization available on the 5D3 and…
- 16 days ago 15 Sep 16, 8:27pm -
Canon EOS 5D Mark IV simple 4k in very high ISO test
I just got the Canon EOS 5D Mark IV and wanted to see what very low light and high ISO looked like. Testing at 12,800 ISOThe first shot was just to get some motion outdoors, yes it was raining like crazy. The other shots were indoors.
- 18 days ago 13 Sep 16, 12:49pm -
Canon EOS 5D Mark IV Moire and Rolling Shutter vs 5D Mark III and 5D Mark II
Moire and Rolling Shutter side-by-side-by-side on the Canon EOS 5D Mark IV 5D Mark III and 5D Mark IISkip to 1:45 if you want to gloss over all my ramblings about how I set up the testing.If you'd like to buy the Canon EOS 5D Mark IV, please vis…
- 18 days ago 13 Sep 16, 11:59am -
Canon EOS 5D Mark IV Announcement Panel Discussion - Should you buy?
Canon EOS 5D Mark IV Announcement Panel Discussion - what's good and not so good about the new Canon EOS 5D Mark IV? Barry Andersson, Deejay Scharton and I discussed what we thought about the features of the new camera!Pre-order at B&H: http://plan…
- 36 days ago 26 Aug 16, 4:45pm -
Rosco July 2016 winner selection
Rosco July 2016 LitePad Vector Giveaway winner selection
- 83 days ago 10 Jul 16, 3:49pm -

News/Gear sites


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CheesyCam

  • Brand New DJI OSMO Mobile Never Used Unopened Auction

    Brand New DJI OSMO Mobile Never Used Unopened Auction

    I posted this on Instagram a short while ago. This is an extra DJI OSMO Mobile Gimbal for Smartphones that I happened to have, and I decided to Auction it off. The OSMO Mobile retails for $299, but i'm starting the auction at just $199. Brand new, ne…
    - 2 days ago 29 Sep 16, 10:16pm -
  • Introducing the NEW DJI Mavic Pro Drone

    Introducing the NEW DJI Mavic Pro Drone

    DJI Mavic Pro - Compact Folding Design Product Details: The DJI Mavic Pro folds down as small as a bottle of water, making it small enough to bring with you everywhere. New OcuSync transmission system offers up to 4.3 miles (7km) of transmission rang…
    - 4 days ago 27 Sep 16, 11:50pm -
  • Custom Amimon Connex Mini Wireless Video Kits from CamotionLLC.com

    Custom Amimon Connex Mini Wireless Video Kits from CamotionLLC.com

    We take time out to chat with Rich from Camera Motion Research about the new Connex Mini Kit. The Amimon Connex Mini is a Highly Reliable transmitter and receiver kit designed to take the feed from your camera's HDMI output and send it wirelessly ove…
    - 4 days ago 27 Sep 16, 11:49pm -
  • GoPro Karma Drone Gimbal System and new HERO5 Cameras

    GoPro Karma Drone Gimbal System and new HERO5 Cameras

    Today GoPro announced their latest HERO5 camera, HERO5 Session camera, and a new online Cloud service to upload all of your GoPro footage for easy editing and sharing to social networks. The biggest improvements on the new HERO5 Black is voice contro…
    - 12 days ago 19 Sep 16, 10:48pm -
  • CAME-TV Prodigy Gimbal Overview with BlackMagic Design Ursa Mini 4.6K

    CAME-TV Prodigy Gimbal Overview with BlackMagic Design Ursa Mini 4.6K

    If you've ever struggled to balance cameras such as the Sony FS7 or Blackmagic Design Ursa Mini into a DJI Ronin, then your interest will be peaked by the new CAME-TV Prodigy Gimbal. It's a physically larger gimbal with a deeper, wider, and taller fr…
    - 16 days ago 15 Sep 16, 1:27pm -

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Photography Bay

  • newDeal: Canon 5D Mark IV for $3344

    Deal: Canon 5D Mark IV for $3344

    ebay (via Electronics Valley) has the Canon 5D Mark IV for $3344 (reg. $3499). This is a gray market deal and Electronics Valley has a positive feedback rating of 99.7%. Check it out here on ebay. That’s not quite the substantial drops in prices we…
    - 11 hours ago 1 Oct 16, 2:30am -
  • Sigma Adds 85mm f/1.4 Lens to “Art” Line

    Sigma Adds 85mm f/1.4 Lens to “Art” Line

    Sigma recently announced a new 85mm f/1.4 DG HSM Art lens to add to a powerful line of primes, alongside the existing 20mm f/1.4, 24mm f/1.4, 50mm f/1.4 and 35mm f/1.4 Art lenses. The much-anticipated 85mm f/1.4 Art lens improves on the optics and…
    - 2 days ago 29 Sep 16, 8:04pm -
  • Reader Photos Roundup: September 25, 2016

    Reader Photos Roundup: September 25, 2016

    It’s time for our weekly roundup of reader photos from the Photography Bay Flickr Group. Clicking on the photos will take you to its Flickr page where you can read more about the shot, leave a compliment or connect with the photographer. As always,…
    - 6 days ago 25 Sep 16, 5:42am -
  • Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II Unveiled

    Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II Unveiled

    Olympus has announced its new flagship camera, the OM-D E-M1 Mark II. It features a 20.4MP Live MOS sensor that can capture RAW photos up to an (are you kidding me?) 60 fps, as well as 4K video. The 60 fps still image capture is possible due to the e…
    - 8 days ago 23 Sep 16, 4:54am -
  • Canon’s New EF 70-300mm f/4-5.6 IS II USM Lens Features Its Own LCD

    Canon’s New EF 70-300mm f/4-5.6 IS II USM Lens Features Its Own LCD

    Canon has finally updated its workhorse EF 70-300mm IS USM lens with the new EF 70-300mm f/4-5.6 IS II USM.  The new lens adds improved optics, featuring one UD lens element, along with a circular 9-blade aperture. It also features Canon’s NANO U…
    - 9 days ago 23 Sep 16, 12:13am -

the C47

  • Hypercores
     A look at Switronix's Hypercore batteries and charging system.Related Links...Switronix Hypercore Batteries
    - 20 Jul 15, 11:04pm -
  • Houston Shoot
    Related Links...Izotope RX 4Switronix Hypercore BatteriesNote: We ran the Westcott Flex off of the Switronix 150WH Hypercore betteries for both days (actually batteries but they are better batteries!). They performed flawlessly and we could run fo…
    - 11 May 15, 10:00pm -
  • NAB Panels & Presentations
    Besides my normal teaching gigs that take up most of my time at NAB, I am also running around and sitting on discussion panels and making on floor presentations in the Central Hall.Here's a few of them...Related Links...theC47 DP & Book Light K…
    - 9 May 15, 11:28am -
  • Juilliard Shoot
    Related Links...Cineo MatchboxLowel Omni (I always bring this light)DedoArea 48Manfrotto Combi StandRØDE MicsJon RoemerPrompsterNYCWheelhouse Creative Notes: We tweaked this a bit more after the test. Main things were handling a strange catch lig…
    - 2 May 15, 10:54am -
  • NAB 2015
    NAB 2015 Recap from theC47 on Vimeo.Related Links...Canon C300 Mark IISony FS7SmallHD 502/SidefinderCineo MatchBoxScrim Jim Cine Westcott Flex LightsFreefly MIMIC3DR SoloZacuto Next Gen RecoilZacuto Gratical HDBlackmagic URSA MiniRedrock Micro Hal…
    - 23 Apr 15, 2:57pm -

RedShark News

  • newiZotope announces its newest mixing plug-in: Neutron

    iZotope announces its newest mixing plug-in: Neutron

    The ever-active iZotope has just announced its new mixing plug-in, Neutron, which will be available from October 5 and features a couple of intriguing-sounding industry firsts.iZotopeiZotope NeutronMixingAutomated Tools
    - 24 hours ago 30 Sep 16, 2:00pm -
  • How the GoPro Karma and DJI Mavic drones will change the industry

    How the GoPro Karma and DJI Mavic drones will change the industry

    Analysis: The recent announcements of the GoPro Karma and DJI Mavic foldable drones may not only cause the popularity of such aircraft to rise dramatically, but may lead to some thorny ethical issues and an even more problematic regulatory environmen…
    - 1 day ago 30 Sep 16, 8:00am -
  • Low light photography continues to impress

    Low light photography continues to impress

    We’ve talked before about how stunning the footage from the new breed of low light cameras is, and we’ve just stumbled across another perfect example in a BBC documentary.CanonCanon ME2OFSHlow lightBBC
    - 2 days ago 29 Sep 16, 11:00pm -
  • RED provides a masterclass in good customer service

    RED provides a masterclass in good customer service

    Opinion: Rakesh Malik details his long wait for a new Scarlet W and the impressive list of things, from loan cameras to direct interaction with its customers, that the company has been doing to try and sort it out.REDJarred LandScarletWHelium Sensor…
    - 2 days ago 29 Sep 16, 3:00pm -
  • An amazing hyperlapse, years in the making

    An amazing hyperlapse, years in the making

    We re-visit one of our favorite hyperlapse filmmakers, who has recently released a new work that highlights large scale construction efforts in Singapore to breathtaking effect.HyperlapsetimelapsevideoKeith LoutitThe Lion CityThe Lion City 2
    - 3 days ago 28 Sep 16, 11:00pm -

FD Times

  • Teradek Bolt 1000 & 3000 Wireless Video
    Here is an example of using a Teradek Bolt Wireless Video Transmitter and Receiver pair. You’re shooting handheld with a gimbal. Attach the lightweight Bolt TX (transmitter) to the camera. Connect a cable from the camera’s accessory DC output to…
    - 1 day ago 30 Sep 16, 7:35am -
  • Oskar Barnack Photography Award 2016
    The 2016 Leica Oskar Barnack Awards returned to Berlin. The award ceremony took place in an event space that was once a church. Dr. Andreas Kaufmann, majority owner of Leica, explained the background of the award, named after Leica Camera... read mo…
    - 3 days ago 28 Sep 16, 10:03pm -
  • New 85mm f/2.4 ZEISS Loxia
    The ZEISS Loxia 2.4/85 is the latest lens in the ZEISS family for mirrorless Sony full-frame E-mount cameras (a7 series). The ZEISS Loxia 2.4/85 joins the Loxia 2.8/21, Loxia 2/35 and Loxia 2/50. The new Loxia 2.4/85 is based on an optimized ZEISS…
    - 3 days ago 28 Sep 16, 3:38pm -
  • Lello in Porto: Harry Potter Bookstore
    JK Rowling roamed here. The Harry Potter author frequented Livraria Lello when she taught English in Porto, Portugal. It is one of the most beautiful bookstores in the world and certainly inspired not only Rowling but also set designers and the h…
    - 4 days ago 27 Sep 16, 8:14am -
  • Medium Format the New 35mm?
    Medium Format for Still Photography cropped up as a major theme at Photokina 2016 in Cologne. This is the world’s largest photo trade fair in the world. It’s helpful for cineastes to watch what’s happening in the still world. After... read mor…
    - 6 days ago 25 Sep 16, 10:59am -

FCP.co - FCPX news

  • Would you Like to Write for FCP.co? An Open Call For Contributors

    Would you Like to Write for FCP.co? An Open Call For Contributors

     Would you like to contribute to the growing Final Cut Pro X community? We are looking for writers, bloggers and general FCPX enthusiasts to help keep the good news going on FCP.co.
    - 1 day ago 30 Sep 16, 9:03am -
  • Testing the Editors Keys Illuminated Final Cut Pro X Keyboard

    Testing the Editors Keys Illuminated Final Cut Pro X Keyboard

    Editors Keys very kindly lent the site a backlit illuminated FCPX keyboard to try out. So why not take it out on a real job and use it under pressure? What was the verdict?
    - 4 days ago 27 Sep 16, 2:05pm -
  • Recreating the Rio Olympic Kinetic Sculpture in 3D with Apple's Motion

    Recreating the Rio Olympic Kinetic Sculpture in 3D with Apple's Motion

    When Anders Utterstrom watched the opening ceremony of the 2016 Olympics from Rio, he had an idea. Could he recreate the Anthony Howe kinetic sculpture that accompanied the flame? Time to start experimenting with Apple's Morion and 3D objects!
    - 5 days ago 26 Sep 16, 11:49am -
  • macOS Sierra is Here - Do You Upgrade Now?

    macOS Sierra is Here - Do You Upgrade Now?

    Apple's new version of OS X has been released. Should you install it straight away? Or wait for any possible bugs to be fixed and third party developers to update their software. Is there also a hint on future collaboration possibilities?
    - 11 days ago 20 Sep 16, 9:35pm -
  • Two New FCPX Plugins: Hawaiki Keyer 3 and BetterStabilizer from CrumplePop

    Two New FCPX Plugins: Hawaiki Keyer 3 and BetterStabilizer from CrumplePop

    These two plugins are similar but different. They both do the work of the internal tools within Final Cut Pro X, however both sets of developers say that their products do a much better job. Better keying with Hawaiki Keyer 3 and better stabilisatio…
    - 13 days ago 18 Sep 16, 11:13pm -

Studio Daily

  • The Origin of Dogs
    The Atlantic science writer Ed Yong explores a new theory about the evolution of canines from wolves to man's best friend. The post The Origin of Dogs appeared first on Studio Daily.
    - 1 day ago 30 Sep 16, 1:48pm -
  • StudioDaily Dossier: Staging the Deepwater Horizon Disaster
    Deepwater Horizon is a disaster movie with tragic undercurrents — the explosive oil-rig blowout depicted in the film took place little more than six years ago, resulting in the deaths of 11. It was an environmental disaster, too, but director ……
    - 1 day ago 30 Sep 16, 1:37pm -
  • Mini Lasagna!
    Jay Baron's YouTube channel Walking With Giants is all about the small-food movement. Using miniature utensils and a tiny stove, he executes classic recipes on a ridiculously miniaturized scale. Here, you can witness the lavish care and detail that g…
    - 2 days ago 29 Sep 16, 6:59pm -
  • Focusrite Updates RedNet Software to Control Up to 600 Devices
    At AES today, Focusrite updated its RedNet Control software to handle up to 600 RedNet devices with up to 9600 audio channels operating on Dante-based IP audio systems. RedNet Control 2.0 uses a tab-based navigation system, with up to 50 tabs displ…
    - 2 days ago 29 Sep 16, 4:07pm -
  • Apogee Introduces Element Series of Thunderbolt Audio IO Interfaces
    At AES, Apogee introduced The Element Series — a line of three new Thunderbolt audio IO interfaces in simplified form factors for the Mac.  The Element 24 ($595) has 10 ins and 12 outs, the Element 46 ($895) has 12 ins and 14 … more »The…
    - 2 days ago 29 Sep 16, 3:07pm -

ProLost

  • iPhone 7 Plus Depth Effect is Legit

    iPhone 7 Plus Depth Effect is Legit

    Three cameras that can make photos with blurry backgrounds.The star feature of the iPhone 7 Plus is its dual-camera system. The typical 28mm-equivalent iPhone camera is joined by a 56mm-equivalent. This allows for a 2x optical zoom…
    - 2 days ago 29 Sep 16, 4:00pm -
  • Canon 5D Mark IV

    Canon 5D Mark IV

    The First 5D I’m Not BuyingCanon has announced the latest DSLR in the seminal 5D line, the 5D Mark IV. It features a 30.4 megapixel sensor for stills, a touchscreen, and 4k video. It’s available for preorder on…
    - 37 days ago 25 Aug 16, 7:35pm -
  • The Binding: DV Rebel Filmmaking goes 5k, Post Workflows for RED Raw, and How to Bang Your Head Against a Wall (Literally)

    The Binding: DV Rebel Filmmaking goes 5k, Post Workflows for RED Raw, and How to Bang Your Head Against a Wall (Literally)

    The Binding is a new feature film from writer/director Gus Krieger that was recently released on Blu-ray, and iTunes. It’s a scary and thought-provoking film that also happens to be a great example of DV Rebel feature filmmaking. I helped my buddy…
    - 51 days ago 11 Aug 16, 4:53pm -
  • The Return of Noir and Plastic Bullet for iOS

    The Return of Noir and Plastic Bullet for iOS

    In the early days of the iPhone, I worked with Red Giant to bring you two photo apps, Plastic Bullet, and Noir.Just press the button and pick the one you like.In a world overpopulated…
    - 19 May 16, 4:03pm -
  • Twister

    Twister

    Twenty years ago today, TWISTER was released. I’m going to share a bit about my involvement in the film. pic.twitter.com/6RBphItaLT— Stu Maschwitz (@5tu) May 10, 2016Work on TWISTER started in 1995, just two years after JURASSIC PARK came out. C…
    - 10 May 16, 7:10pm -

HDSLRshooter

DSLR FILM NOOB Podcast

Mavic pro, Backpack VR, 25mm f1.2, and more. DSLR FILM NOOB Podcast Ep 121
Mitch from http://www.planet5D.com joins me to discuss the DJI Mavic Pro, Backpack VR, the Olympus 25mm f1.2, Manual controls on the Hero 5 black, Sigma ...
- 1 day ago 30 Sep 16, 1:36pm -
GH5, A99 mark II, M5, E-M1 II, G85, Nikon action cam, and more. DSLR FILM NOOB Podcast Ep 120
Mitch from http://www.planet5D.com joins me to discuss the Gh5, the Sony A99 mark II, Canon M5, Olympus E-M1 mark II, Panasonic G85, Nikon action cameras ...
- 8 days ago 23 Sep 16, 3:42pm -
GH5, Hero 5, Canon M5, Yi M1, and more DSLR FILM NOOB Podcast Ep 119
Devin from http://devocut.com joins me to discuss the Panasonic GH5, Hero 5 black edition, Canon M5 mirrorless camera, YI M1 M43 camera, Hero Karma and ...
- 11 days ago 20 Sep 16, 2:18am -
12mm F1.4, TeraDek Sphere, RODE TX-XLR, and more. DSLR FILM NOOB Podcast EP 118
Devin from http://devocut.com joins me to discuss Pansonic 12mm F1.4, TeraDek Sphere, RODE TX-XLR, and more. You can find me (Deejay Scharton) here: ...
- 18 days ago 13 Sep 16, 7:56am -
Canon 5d mark IV First impressions - DSLR FILM NOOB
http://amzn.to/2cfOprp I've been playing around with the Canon 5d mark IV for a couple of days now and I'm currently on the fence about this guy. The camera ...
- 20 days ago 11 Sep 16, 3:14am -
Canon XC15, C700, Zoom F4, Sony X3000R, and more. DSLR FILM NOOB Podcast Ep 117
Note: As you might have noticed, We had some difficulties Getting started this morning. The show ended up being recorded, and here it is! Hopefully we'll be ...
- 22 days ago 9 Sep 16, 4:54pm -

Rumors


canonrumors

  • newStock Notice: Tamron 150-600mm f/5-6.3 VC G2 at B&H Photo

    Stock Notice: Tamron 150-600mm f/5-6.3 VC G2 at B&H Photo

    B&H Photo now has limited stock of the brand new Tamron 150-600mm f/5-6.3 VC G2 lens. PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS Canon EF-Mount Lens/Full-Frame Format Aperture Range: f/5 to f/40 Three Low Dispersion Glass Elements eBAND, BBAR, and Fluorine Coatings Ultrason…
    - 23 hours ago 30 Sep 16, 2:51pm -
  • Deal: Canon EOS 5D Mark IV $3344 (Reg $3499)

    Deal: Canon EOS 5D Mark IV $3344 (Reg $3499)

    ElectronicsValley (99.7% approval) is selling the Canon EOS 5D Mark IV for $3344 (Reg $3499) while supplies last via ebay. It’s not a huge savings, but it’s something. Canon EOS 5D Mark IV $3344 (Reg $3499) *Note These are likely grey market item…
    - 2 days ago 29 Sep 16, 8:05pm -
  • Firmware: Canon EOS 5D Mark IV 1.02

    Firmware: Canon EOS 5D Mark IV 1.02

    Changes in the Firmware Firmware Version 1.0.2 incorporates the following improvement. Improves communication reliability when using EOS Utility to register/update* new Digital Lens Optimizer. Download Firmware 1.02 Canon EOS 5D Mark IV USA $3499: B&…
    - 2 days ago 29 Sep 16, 7:48pm -
  • Canon Releases Firmware Updates for Multiple Cameras

    Canon Releases Firmware Updates for Multiple Cameras

    Canon has released firmware updates for 5 DSLRs, with more updates on the way. Corrects a phenomenon in which when using the camera with the EF-S 18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 IS USM or EF 70-300mm f/4-5.6 IS II USM lens, even if lens aberration correction is s…
    - 2 days ago 29 Sep 16, 1:27pm -
  • Patent: A Couple of PowerShot Lens Patents

    Patent: A Couple of PowerShot Lens Patents

    A few patents showing optical formula for lenses with 1″ sensors have come to light. We expect to see some PowerShot cameras announced ahead of CES 2017 in January. We haven’t received word on which PowerShot cameras will see a replacement announ…
    - 3 days ago 28 Sep 16, 12:56pm -

NikonRumors

  • newSamyang to start making autofocus lenses for Nikon F-mount

    Samyang to start making autofocus lenses for Nikon F-mount

    In a recent interview with Focus-numerique, the head of product planning at Samyang Jeong Min Shin said that they will start making autofocus lenses for Nikon mount (this rumor has been circulating for a while): We started the implementation of an…
    - 18 hours ago 30 Sep 16, 8:16pm -
  • newZeiss Milvus 1.4/85 ZF.2 lens (Nikon F-mount) reviewed at DxOMark

    Zeiss Milvus 1.4/85 ZF.2 lens (Nikon F-mount) reviewed at DxOMark

    DxOMark published their test results for the Zeiss Milvus 1.4/85 ZF.2 lens for Nikon F-mount ($1,559.59): DxOMark's conclusion: Possessing a certain character wide-open but with rather low sharpness, the predecessor to this new lens was beginning to…
    - 19 hours ago 30 Sep 16, 7:27pm -
  • new“New possibilities are opening up for Nikon in the fields of action, wearable and drones”

    “New possibilities are opening up for Nikon in the fields of action, wearable and drones”

    In an article about Nikon marketing strategy, Birgitta Olson (global marketing manager at Nikon) mentioned that "new possibilities are opening up for Nikon in the fields of action, wearable and drones". Lately Nikon has been diversifying their busin…
    - 24 hours ago 30 Sep 16, 2:10pm -
  • New Nikon D5 trade-up promo in the US

    New Nikon D5 trade-up promo in the US

    Nikon USA has a new trade-up promo where you can get up to $500 credit for a qualifying camera when you purchase a new Nikon D5. For additional information check this dedicated B&H website or your favorite authorized Nikon dealer. The price of grey m…
    - 2 days ago 29 Sep 16, 2:16pm -
  • Nikon macOS Sierra compatibility announcement

    Nikon macOS Sierra compatibility announcement

    Nikon macOS Sierra compatibility announcement: We plan to test Macintosh versions of the following software applications for compatibility with macOS Sierra. We will announce our findings once testing is complete. We cannot guarantee the compatibilit…
    - 2 days ago 29 Sep 16, 1:59pm -

4/3 Rumors

  • newDownload the new Olympus Magazine (with E-M1II and new lens info)
    The latest issue of the Olympus Magazin has been released and can be downloaded as PDF here: http://eng.olympusmag.co.uk/september2016/ – Olympus preorders: E-PL8 at BHphoto, Adorama, Amazon, GetOlympus. Amazon.de. ParkCameras. 25mm f/1.2 PRO at BH…
    - 4 hours ago 1 Oct 16, 10:01am -
  • newa bit of everything…
    Shooting Macro with the Olympus 60mm f/2.8 Today Gold Box deals at Amazon.de, Amazon.co.uk, Amazon US and BHphoto. Get Hands-On With The Panasonic Lumix G80 At Park Cameras (ePhotozine). Mein Geheimtipp: Olympus OM-D E-M10 Mark II (matiamu). Family f…
    - 10 hours ago 1 Oct 16, 3:35am -
  • newThe Olympus 300mm PRO lens is in Stock at FocusCamera
    The Olympus 30mm PRO lens is in Stock at FocusCamera (Click here) and at Amazon (UPDATE: sold out). Only a very limited quantity is in Stock! Olympus preorders: E-PL8 at BHphoto, Adorama, Amazon, GetOlympus. Amazon.de. 25mm f/1.2 PRO at BHphoto,…
    - 22 hours ago 30 Sep 16, 4:11pm -
  • The PEN-F gets DxOmarked: Is the best performing Olympus camera yet
    DxOmark (Click here) tested the PEN-F performance and writes: Not only the highest resolution Olympus sensor to date, the PEN-F also ranks as the highest scoring Olympus hybrid on our database. Improvements over previous Olympus 16Mp sensors are mode…
    - 1 day ago 30 Sep 16, 1:09pm -
  • Panasonic G85/G80 Hands-On Field Test by TheCameraStoreTV
    TCSTV posted the Panasonic G85/G80 Hands-On Field Test in Germany with FZ2500 Video Impressions. I know most of you are excited about the GH5 but the G80 is the one camera that does most of the GH5 stuff for a…
    - 1 day ago 30 Sep 16, 8:15am -

Northlight Images Rumors

  • newThings to do?
    What does Nikon need to do to remain serious in the camera market in coming years, and how many of these things apply to Canon just as well?
    - 3 hours ago 1 Oct 16, 11:06am -
  • Photokina interviews
    It's that time of the year when photo sites spin out their series of interviews with camera and lens companies.Expect a wide variation in how much content the 'interviews' really have…
    - 2 days ago 29 Sep 16, 10:34am -
  • Sigma lenses
    Sigma adds the 85mm F1.4 DG HSM Art, 12-24mm F4 DG HSM Art, and 500mm F4 DG OS HSM Sport Lenses to its Global Vision Line
    - 12 days ago 19 Sep 16, 7:04pm -
  • Sony FF
    So, Sony is not killing off the 'A' mount for a while…A new 42MP A99II is announced
    - 12 days ago 19 Sep 16, 7:04pm -
  • Medium Format from Fuji
    Fuji announce a new 50MP mirrorless, with a new 'G' mount and range of lenses
    - 12 days ago 19 Sep 16, 7:03pm -

Photo Rumors

  • newSamyang to start making AF lenses for Canon and Nikon, Fuji and Micro Four Thirds “are not very important”

    Samyang to start making AF lenses for Canon and Nikon, Fuji and Micro Four Thirds “are not very important”

    In a recent interview with Focus-numerique, the head of product planning at Samyang Jeong Min Shin said that autofocus lenses will be coming also for Nikon and Canon mounts (already reported here on PR) and that the Fuji X and Micro Four Thirds mark…
    - 18 hours ago 30 Sep 16, 7:55pm -
  • Deal of the day: 15%-25% off at KEH

    Deal of the day: 15%-25% off at KEH

    KEH is now offering 15% off pre-owned digital gear and 25% off pre-owned film gear with coupon code IDEAL. This deal is ending today at midnight.Related posts:Black Friday deal alert: 50% off of the entire Topaz Labs Complete Collection Deal of th…
    - 2 days ago 29 Sep 16, 5:07pm -
  • Hasselblad H lenses might be able to autofocus on the X1D mirrorless camera in the future

    Hasselblad H lenses might be able to autofocus on the X1D mirrorless camera in the future

    In a recent interview with dpreview, Hasselblad representative suggested that in the future H system lenses might be able to autofocus on the new X1D medium format mirrorless camera with an adapter: There’s a clear benefit for existing Hasselblad…
    - 3 days ago 28 Sep 16, 11:27pm -
  • Fuji X-A3 camera is delayed

    Fuji X-A3 camera is delayed

      Fuji Japan issued a statement that the new X-A3 camera will be delayed and will start shipping on November 10th instead of the previously reported October 6th date. The X-A3 was announced a month ago. The camera with a 16-50mm lens is priced at…
    - 3 days ago 28 Sep 16, 2:32pm -
  • Fuji GFX 50S medium format digital camera: all the specs and details we know so far

    Fuji GFX 50S medium format digital camera: all the specs and details we know so far

    Here is a recap of all Fuji GFX 50S medium format digital camera specifications: GFX stands for: G is the format, F is for film, X is for the X DNA New G Mount: 6mm deep mount throat diameter is 65mm mount plate is 4mm thick 12 pins lenses' minimu…
    - 4 days ago 28 Sep 16, 1:23am -

Noob Corner


Learning Video (Dave Dugdale)

DSLR Film Noob

  • DSLR FILM NOOB Podcast Episode 120

    DSLR FILM NOOB Podcast Episode 120

    Episode 120 of DSLR FILM NOOB podcast is up. Mitch from planet5D.com joins me to discuss the Gh5, the Sony A99 mark II, Canon M5, Olympus E-M1 mark II, Panasonic G85, Nikon action cameras and more. You can find the show notes here. You can find the…
    - 2 days ago 29 Sep 16, 5:24pm -
  • DSLR FILM NOOB Podcast Episode 119

    DSLR FILM NOOB Podcast Episode 119

    Episode 119 of DSLR FILM NOOB podcast is up. Devin from Devocut.com joins me to discuss the Panasonic GH5, Hero 5 black edition, Canon M5 mirrorless camera, YI M1 M43 camera, Hero Karma and more! You can find the show notes here. You can find the s…
    - 2 days ago 29 Sep 16, 2:09pm -
  • DSLR FILM NOOB Podcast Episode 117

    DSLR FILM NOOB Podcast Episode 117

    Episode 117 of DSLR FILM NOOB podcast is up. Mitch from planet5D.com joins me to discuss the Canon XC15, C700, Zoom F4, Sony X3000R, and more. You can find the show notes here. You can find the show on itunes here, Soundcloud, or under the podcast t…
    - 15 days ago 16 Sep 16, 12:34pm -
  • DSLR FILM NOOB Podcast Episode 116

    DSLR FILM NOOB Podcast Episode 116

    Episode 116 of DSLR FILM NOOB podcast is up. Devin from Devocut.com joins me to discuss the Canon 5d mark IV, PowerEgg quadcopter, Shapertools origin CNC system, the Wing slider and more.  You can find the show notes here. You can find the show on…
    - 20 days ago 11 Sep 16, 2:21pm -
  • DSLR FILM NOOB Podcast Episode 115

    DSLR FILM NOOB Podcast Episode 115

    Episode 115 of DSLR FILM NOOB podcast is up. Mitch from planet5D.com joins me to discuss the Canon 5d mark IV, Sony menu fix, Pluto, and more. You can find the show notes here. You can find the show on itunes here, Soundcloud, or under the podcast…
    - 32 days ago 30 Aug 16, 12:17pm -

International


Cine Digital TV (Spanish)

  • newCurso y Concurso sobre la HXR-NX100

    Curso y Concurso sobre la HXR-NX100

      Aprende el manejo de la Sony HXR-NX100 de Sony, cortesía de Viewhaus y descubre si ganaste una de estas cámaras en nuestro concurso. Si te interesa adquirir la cámara lo puedes hacer con Viewhaus en www.viewhaus.com.mx. Suscríbete a nuestro ca…
    - 11 hours ago 1 Oct 16, 3:14am -
  • DJI presenta un nuevo dron compacto, el DJI Mavic
    Apenas la semana pasada GoPro presentaba su nuevo dron Karma que como novedad presentaba un diseño compacto y plegable para hacerlo sumamente portátil y compacto, sin embargo con el lanzamiento del Mavic de DJI, el Karma de GoPro ya no es tan atrac…
    - 4 days ago 27 Sep 16, 4:42pm -
  • Comparativa de Micrófonos Inalámbricos

    Comparativa de Micrófonos Inalámbricos

      En esta ocasión hacemos una comparativa entre micrófonos inalámbricos de distintos rangos de precio, el Saramonic UWMic10, el RodeLink de Rode, Los Sony UWP y los Shure de la Serie UR. Suscríbete a nuestro canal, tu suscripción nos ayuda a se…
    - 8 days ago 24 Sep 16, 12:28am -
  • GoPro presenta su nueva plataforma Karma

    GoPro presenta su nueva plataforma Karma

    Durante mucho tiempo se ha rumorado acerca de un dron de GoPro y hoy es el día en el que fue presentado, sin embargo no se presentó únicamente como un dron, sino como una plataforma completa de imagen.   Karma como plataforma se conforma por: Un…
    - 12 days ago 19 Sep 16, 4:48pm -
  • Panasonic presenta la nueva GH5

    Panasonic presenta la nueva GH5

    Panasonic lanza la primera cámara DSLM del mundo que permite grabar con alta precisión 4K de 60p / 50p La nueva LUMIX GH5 es la única cámara del mercado con función 6K PHOTO Barcelona, 19 de septiembre de 2016 – Panasonic presenta la LUMIX GH5…
    - 12 days ago 19 Sep 16, 2:02pm -

Brazil

cinefotografiando

  • "El Gran Poder/The Mighty Power"

    "El Gran Poder/The Mighty Power"

    El mundo es tan grande como lo que sabemos de el. Conceptos, definiciones, todo está ligado a lo que conocemos. Juzgamos de acuerdo a lo que creemos saber. Y cada opinión se crea a partir de nuestras propias limitantes: La Tierra fue plana hasta qu…
    - 39 days ago 23 Aug 16, 9:35am -
  • Rumba Caffenol

    Rumba Caffenol

    "Y si  revelamos con café cubano?" La idea rondaba en mi cabeza hacía ya un buen tiempo.La masificación del "arte" fotográfico digital, gracias a nuevas tecnologías cada vez mas acequibles, han hecho que una pregunta se convierta en una afirmac…
    - 11 Mar 16, 5:47pm -
  • "La voluntad de la magia".

    "La voluntad de la magia".

    La magia es indivisible a la naturaleza, al hombre y a su entorno. Desde el inicio de los tiempos el mundo fué "mágico". La confluencia entre lo surreal, lo imaginario, y la realidad consciente han sido escenario de batallas memorables, pero ningun…
    - 12 Nov 15, 2:09pm -
  • Negativos de papel: el orígen de la fotografía, tal como la conocemos.

    Negativos de papel: el orígen de la fotografía, tal como la conocemos.

    "Churchill, libro y Aladino" 24x18. Negativo de papel. Ilford FB Multigrado. @Cinefotografiando. Carlos R. Dueñas.  Según Wikipedia: " la fotografía es la ciencia, el arte y la práctica de crear imágenes durables por medio de la luz u otros tip…
    - 26 Oct 15, 9:18pm -
  • "El Hombre sin Sombra". Memorandum.

    "El Hombre sin Sombra". Memorandum.

    Este mensaje tiene ya 15 años, y la persona que lo escribió hace mucho que no está entre nosotros, pero hoy, al encontrarle junto al guión de "El Hombre sin Sombra" entre miles de papeles viejos que siempre llevo conmigo (no importa el país, ni…
    - 22 Oct 15, 10:48pm -

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