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Shane Hurlbut

  • Pre-Production: Breaking Down Your Screenplay
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    - 1 day ago 24 Feb 17, 5:43pm -
  • February 2017 Podcast: Communication & Leadership
    This month Lydia and I sit down to answer your questions about how to deal with difficult people on set while maintaining professionalism, how to ensure your crew hold their work to a high standard, as well as what to learn first when you’re starti…
    - 8 days ago 17 Feb 17, 5:45pm -
  • On Set with Shane: Into the Badlands — Day Int. Set Lighting for Three Cameras
    Shane Hurlbut, ASC will take you through how to light and block for a three camera setup, and explain the compromises you might have to make.He’ll also show you how to use camera movement to create the emotion of a scene, and share his extensive k…
    - 15 days ago 10 Feb 17, 5:46pm -
  • How To Light Green Screen Series: Lighting Your Subject
    When working with a green screen, knowing how to light your subject is essential. Shane Hurlbut, ASC will take you through his process of professionally lighting talent to avoid light contamination while ensuring distinct separation. In this instruct…
    - 22 days ago 3 Feb 17, 5:45pm -
  • January 2017 Podcast: Lighting Up Your Path to Success
    How to light to set the mood while creating a cinematic-looking image, what lights to choose as a starting point, what to consider when buying and renting lights and gear, and how to light for low-budget and independent films with limited supplies.
    - 29 days ago 27 Jan 17, 5:46pm -

Vincent Laforet

  • SWARM 2017 – How lucky we are in 2017

    SWARM 2017 – How lucky we are in 2017

    As you start the new year … here is a little video from the first day of the year that to me defines: SERENDIPITY. On a personal, and on an artistic level, this was the best way to welcome in the New Year. The important part here is that this sligh…
    - 55 days ago 2 Jan 17, 11:51am -
  • 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…
    - 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…
    - 26 Sep 16, 2:59pm -

Philip Bloom

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Tokina ATX 17-35mm f4 Pro FX V (V for Video!) Review by planet5D
The Tokina ATX 17-35mm f4 Pro FX V Review by planet5D... pretty darn cool lens - for both photography and video. Filmmakers will love that it has a built in set of focus gears! No more clumsy attachments! Fits right in with your follow focus.This i…
- 17 days ago 8 Feb 17, 1:56pm -
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…
- 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…
- 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.
- 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…
- 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…
- 26 Aug 16, 4:45pm -

News/Gear sites


cinema5D

  • Sony Creates World’s Fastest SD Card

    Sony Creates World’s Fastest SD Card

    Sony has introduced the worlds fastest SD card, the SF-G Series with 299MB/s write speed, catering for capturing 4K and high-speed video content.As the demand for higher resolutions, deeper color bit-depth and larger data rates consume the video an…
    - 1 day ago 24 Feb 17, 6:10pm -
  • New Footage: Panasonic Varicam Pure – 4K Raw at 120fps

    New Footage: Panasonic Varicam Pure – 4K Raw at 120fps

    We first learned that Panasonic was bringing a new member to the VariCam family during IBC 2016, and now we finally have footage from the new camera system, dubbed simply the “VariCam Pure”.  Footage is below: The VariCam Pure is the result of…
    - 1 day ago 24 Feb 17, 2:07pm -
  • Vimeo Premiere Pro CC Panel Introduced

    Vimeo Premiere Pro CC Panel Introduced

    As post-production workflows get further streamlined by advances in editing software, the demand for a more fluid process of finishing a video and uploading it to a platform is high. Vimeo has addressed this need with a new extension panel for Adobe…
    - 2 days ago 23 Feb 17, 6:03pm -
  • MASV Rush – Transferring Huge Files Made Easy

    MASV Rush – Transferring Huge Files Made Easy

    There’s a new kid on the block. Name: MASV Rush. Mission: Transferring huge files over the internet with ease. Sounds familiar? Yes, maybe, but when they say huge files, the folks behind MASV actually mean huge files. 73GB worth of raw footage? No…
    - 2 days ago 23 Feb 17, 2:00pm -
  • FUJINON MK18-55mm Technical Review – The New E-Mount Cine Zoom in the Lab

    FUJINON MK18-55mm Technical Review – The New E-Mount Cine Zoom in the Lab

    FUJINON just introduced a new line of affordable E-Mount Cine Zooms made for documentary-style cine shooters. The FUJINON MK18-55mm T2.9 is the first of two complimentary zoom lenses and it’s already on our test bench – here’s our FUJINON M…
    - 3 days ago 22 Feb 17, 1:59pm -

News Shooter

CheesyCam

  • newManfrotto Leveling Base For Tripods without Leveling Mechanisms

    Manfrotto Leveling Base For Tripods without Leveling Mechanisms

    There's a dozen or more things you'll often consider when purchasing a Tripod. Weight, Folding Size, Overall Height, Payload, Flip-Locks vs Twist Locks, Aluminum vs Carbon Fiber, etc. etc. In this article we're just going to point out quick differenc…
    - 8 hours ago 25 Feb 17, 5:16pm -
  • SmallRig Drop Over Quick Release Base for Manfrotto 501PL Plates

    SmallRig Drop Over Quick Release Base for Manfrotto 501PL Plates

    I've preached about Drop-In style Video Heads in the past, but what about Quick Release Baseplates? There's a couple of reasons why you may prefer this Smallrig Drop Over Quick Release Base for Manfrotto 501PL Plates instead of traditional slide in p…
    - 3 days ago 23 Feb 17, 12:46am -
  • Upgraded Rosette Adapters for Boltzen 30w 55w LED Lights

    Upgraded Rosette Adapters for Boltzen 30w 55w LED Lights

    These new Rosette Adapters fit over the CAME-TV Boltzen 55w and 30w LED Lights Yoke so that it has a more positive lock when adding the Bowens mount adapter and an accessory (such as a softbox). This will prevent the Boltzen 55w / 30w light from sagg…
    - 3 days ago 22 Feb 17, 10:32pm -
  • $100 OFF Teradek VidiU On Camera Wireless Streaming Video Encoder

    $100 OFF Teradek VidiU On Camera Wireless Streaming Video Encoder

    If you're just getting into Live Streaming on the Internet, here's a deal that expires on February 28th, 2017. You can get $100 off the Teradek Vidiu Wireless Streaming Encoder using this special link (here). What is it and why would you need this? T…
    - 4 days ago 22 Feb 17, 1:15am -
  • Discounted Sony A7RII A7SII Cameras and Popular G-Master 85mm 24-70mm

    Discounted Sony A7RII A7SII Cameras and Popular G-Master 85mm 24-70mm

    Current price reduction (via Amazon( on a few of Sony's most popular Mirrorless Cameras and G-Master Lenses. The Sony A7RII is popular among photographers with it's high megapixel full frame sensor, while the Sony A7SII is popular for video as it's s…
    - 6 days ago 19 Feb 17, 4:51pm -

NoFilmSchool

  • newFull List of 2017 Independent Spirit Award Winners

    Full List of 2017 Independent Spirit Award Winners

    Get your live coverage of the 2017 Film Independent Spirit Awards here.Today's the day! The 2017 Film Independent Spirit Awards are about to kick off with hilarious hosts Nick Kroll and John Mulaney. Plenty of indie film fans are settling i…
    - 3 hours ago 25 Feb 17, 10:00pm -
  • newThis Cheap and Easy DIY Light Box Will Help You Take Stunning Product Shots

    This Cheap and Easy DIY Light Box Will Help You Take Stunning Product Shots

    Cut a few holes, add a couple of lights, and lay down some tape—you've got yourself a damn good DIY light box.If you need to capture some product shots, you might not need to purchase a professional light box to do it. There are plenty of…
    - 4 hours ago 25 Feb 17, 8:30pm -
  • newThis 'Ri¢hie Ri¢h' Video Essay Reminds Us What Movies Are Really For

    This 'Ri¢hie Ri¢h' Video Essay Reminds Us What Movies Are Really For

    Can you buy friendship? Of course you can.Kentucker Audley is back again with his poignant breakdown of some of cinema's finest works. This week Audley rigorously excavates the Donald Petrie classic Ri¢hie Ri¢h, one of the first films in histo…
    - 11 hours ago 25 Feb 17, 1:30pm -
  • Here's How to Watch the Film Independent Spirit Awards on Saturday

    Here's How to Watch the Film Independent Spirit Awards on Saturday

    Catch this awards show that is not the Oscars on broadcast or streaming this Saturday.The denouement weekend of awards season is finally here, and it's not just the Academy that has a moment in the spotlight. The Film Independent Spirit Awa…
    - 1 day ago 25 Feb 17, 12:10am -
  • Watch: What's the Best Ever Oscars Best Picture Line-Up?

    Watch: What's the Best Ever Oscars Best Picture Line-Up?

    Out of the 89 years' worth of Best Picture nominees, which year had the strongest contenders? See if you agree with Fandor's picks.When it comes to the Oscars, everyone remembers who won. What tends to fade from memory are the other nominee…
    - 1 day ago 24 Feb 17, 10:30pm -

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CameraTown

  • Irix introduces super wide-angle 11mm for full-frame DSLRs
    Irix today announced a super wide-angle 11mm lens for full-frame DSLRs. The Irix 11mm lens is an extremely wide Full Frame rectilinear lens with a 126 degree angle of view. 4 high refractive lenses, 2 ED lenses and 3 aspherical lenses guarantee m…
    - 5 days ago 21 Feb 17, 7:37am -
  • Sigma 100-400mm F5-6.3 DG OS HSM Lens Announced
    Boasting outstanding reach and performance value, the new 100-400mm F5-6.3 Contemporary telephoto zoom lens offers great IQ and usability with its lightweight, compact, dust- and splash-proof design. Equipped with the newly released Sigma OS and AF,…
    - 5 days ago 21 Feb 17, 7:29am -
  • Sigma 135mm F/1.8 DG HSM Lens Announced
    Boasting outstanding sharpness and great IQ from edge to edge, the 135mm F1.8 Art lens enters the market as Sigma's new premiere mid-range telephoto prime lens. Ideal for events such as concerts, indoor sports, conferences and press events, the 1.8 F…
    - 5 days ago 21 Feb 17, 7:20am -
  • Sigma 24-70mm F/2.8 DG OS HSM Lens Announced
    What photographers demand from the 24-70mm F2.8 specification is much more than outstanding image quality. They want all the features that make this a go-to lens for a wide range of photographic opportunities, including optical design ideal for the l…
    - 5 days ago 21 Feb 17, 7:10am -
  • Sigma 14mm F1.8 DG HSM Introducing the World’s First F1.8 Ultra-Wide-Angle Lens
    Debuting the world's first 1.8 wide-angle lens, the 14mm F1.8 Art incorporates the same groundbreaking aspherical element as Sigma's critically acclaimed 12-24mm F4 Art. Boasting outstanding image quality from center to edge, the 14mm F1.8 Art featur…
    - 5 days ago 21 Feb 17, 6:51am -

Photography Bay

  • Canon EOS M6 Continues to Expand Mirrorless Product Line

    Canon EOS M6 Continues to Expand Mirrorless Product Line

    The Canon EOS M6 is the technical successor to the EOS M3. As such, it appears that Canon is realigning its rather confusing EOS M product naming scheme to mirror (if you will) its DSLR product line. After replacing the EOS M3, the M6 fits in the mid…
    - 5 days ago 21 Feb 17, 12:20pm -
  • Deal: Sony A6500, A6300 and A6000 Bundles up to $400 Off

    Deal: Sony A6500, A6300 and A6000 Bundles up to $400 Off

    B&H has several new deals on the Sony A6500, A6300 and A6000 mirrorless cameras at up to $400 off. Check them all out here at B&H Photo. Copyright/DMCA Notice: The RSS entry was originally published on Photography Bay. RSSID#794326
    - 5 days ago 21 Feb 17, 4:49am -
  • Reader Photos Roundup: February 19, 2017

    Reader Photos Roundup: February 19, 2017

    We’re back again with another installation of our 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 th…
    - 7 days ago 19 Feb 17, 5:01am -
  • Canon Rebel T7i and 77D Unveiled as Updates to Rebel T6i & T6s

    Canon Rebel T7i and 77D Unveiled as Updates to Rebel T6i & T6s

    Canon has launched the Rebel T7i and 77D as its new entry-level models, which now fill the roles of the preceding Rebel T6i and Rebel T6s. Opting for a bit of a different naming scheme the 77D seems to befit the prosumer model classification better t…
    - 7 days ago 19 Feb 17, 4:52am -
  • Deal: Leica Rangefinder Bundles for $2000 Off

    Deal: Leica Rangefinder Bundles for $2000 Off

    B&H has Leica savings up to $2000 off when you buy a select Leica digital rangefinders and lenses together. You can find the qualifying cameras and lenses here at B&H Photo. Just select the camera you want and choose the “Build Bundle” option und…
    - 12 days ago 14 Feb 17, 5:01am -

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

  • newFire at Sea: How to grade for documentary

    Fire at Sea: How to grade for documentary

    Colourist Andrea Orsini reveals the ways in which DI can craft nonfiction through his work on Oscar-nominated Fire at Sea.GradingDocumentariesfire at seadocumentary film
    - 60 mins ago 26 Feb 17, 12:00am -
  • Mobile World Congress expects the Fourth Industrial Revolution

    Mobile World Congress expects the Fourth Industrial Revolution

    The 5G future will take shape in Barcelona next week as MWC sees a show that was once dedicated to the humble mobile phone expand its remit to cover the IoT, virtual reality, autonomous vehicles and pretty much anything else that you can imagine comi…
    - 2 days ago 24 Feb 17, 9:00am -
  • Sony mirrorless cameras’ secret super power: Clear Image Zoom

    Sony mirrorless cameras’ secret super power: Clear Image Zoom

    Want to turn a prime lens into a zoom and still keep the sharpness of the image consistent? Sony has a trick for that.SonyMirrorlessClear Image Zoomimage processing
    - 2 days ago 24 Feb 17, 12:00am -
  • ZEISS Cinema Zoom Lenses [sponsored]

    ZEISS Cinema Zoom Lenses [sponsored]

    Cameras keep getting better. This is a good thing. It means that high quality cinematic cameras are available to more creative people than ever.  ZeissZeiss LensZeiss Cinema Zooms
    - 2 days ago 23 Feb 17, 3:00pm -
  • First look at Varicam Pure 4K raw footage

    First look at Varicam Pure 4K raw footage

    The VariCam Pure turned heads when it was announced ahead of IBC last year and now, having seen some of the first footage from it, you can see exactly why.VariCam PurepanasonicFootage
    - 3 days ago 23 Feb 17, 8:00am -

FD Times

  • newLENSER Lens Database App
    Istvan Djuroska is a Camera Assistant with a great Lens Database App called LENSER. Picture this. You're prepping an equipment package, and one of the setups involves a drone shot. The lens cannot weigh more than 2 kg. What are your choices? Or you'r…
    - 9 hours ago 25 Feb 17, 4:24pm -
  • BSC Expo 2017
    The annual BSC Expo was held in London on Feb 3-4. Inside the Evolution event space in Battersea Park, a short walk across Chelsea Bridge, a formidable array of companies exhibited products and services. There were quite a few introductions of new eq…
    - 1 day ago 24 Feb 17, 6:29pm -
  • LEICA Portugal Factory Tour
    This is the story of a city, a river, a region, wine, craftsmanship, transportation, lenses and cameras. They are all connected. Porto is the second largest city in Portugal, a 3-hour drive north of Lisbon. Seventy miles upstream by boat or car, vin…
    - 3 days ago 23 Feb 17, 3:03am -
  • AFC 2017 Micro Salon Paris
    The AFC (Association of French Cinematographers) 2017 Micro Salon took place once again in the former Pathé Film Studios in Monmartre, Paris. Five floors — attended by almost everyone who’s anyone in the French film industry, and some interest…
    - 3 days ago 22 Feb 17, 11:32pm -
  • FUJINON MK 18-55 & 50-135 T2.9 Zooms
      It often begins this way. There’s a handshake or signature of non disclosure. Secrecy is sworn. A whisper room or secluded space awaits. At BSC Expo two weeks ago, the setting felt like a spy story, private truffle transaction, or rare art viewi…
    - 4 days ago 22 Feb 17, 5:02am -

FCP.co - FCPX news

Studio Daily

  • Long-Haul Disco
    "You can't worry about money when you modify a truck like this," explains Junichi Tajima, one of Japan's dekotora truck drivers who modifies his rig with lighting, graphics and other highly customized and expressive decorations. "This has cost me t…
    - 1 day ago 24 Feb 17, 7:58pm -
  • Fujifilm Announces Two New E-Mount Zoom Lenses
    Fujifilm announced a new line of Super-35/APS-C E-mount cinema lenses aimed at "emerging cinematographers," the MK Series, featuring 4K-quality optics and selling for less than $4,000 each. The Fujinon MK18–55mm T2.9 zoom is scheduled to ship ear…
    - 2 days ago 23 Feb 17, 9:05pm -
  • Alien: Covenant “Prologue: Last Supper”
    Sometimes the best commercial for your movie is … more movie. That's the strategy for director Ridley Scott's <i>Alien: Convenant</i>, which was introduced to fans last year with a scary red-band trailer, and is now being sold with this short "pro…
    - 2 days ago 23 Feb 17, 3:40pm -
  • Sony Says Its New SD Cards Are the Fastest Ever
    Sony claims its new SF-G Series UHS-II SD cards are the "world's fastest," touting write speeds of up to 299 MB/sec. Sony says it has provided custom firmware allowing faster-than-ever saves to SD cards. For comparison, SanDisk's Extreme Pro SD ……
    - 3 days ago 22 Feb 17, 9:11pm -
  • Bebe Rexha: I Got You
    Dance-on-video advocate DanceOn brought together director Jessica Sanders (2001 Oscar-nominated short "Sing!"), choreographer Katie Malia and musician Bebe Rexha in this video featuring synchronized swimming choreographed and executed by the Aqualil…
    - 3 days ago 22 Feb 17, 7:41pm -

ProLost

  • Prolost Vintage Winter 2016: 112 Black and White Presets for Lightroom

    Prolost Vintage Winter 2016: 112 Black and White Presets for Lightroom

    My new set of seasonal presets are out, and these are all about black and white. If you've been following me on Instagram, you've probably noticed my preoccupation with monochrome. The first photos I ever shot and processed myself were black and whit…
    - 71 days ago 16 Dec 16, 4:41pm -
  • Red Giant Year End Sale

    Red Giant Year End Sale

    Today only, everything at Red Giant is 40% off! Get all the details here.
    - 81 days ago 6 Dec 16, 5:12pm -
  • A Color Session with Stu, and a Huge Sale Tomorrow
    This is something different than my usual tutorials. Instead of demonstrating the features of the new Magic Bullet Suite 13, I simply sat down and graded a short sequence of shots. The result is a fast-moving unrehearsed color session in which you se…
    - 82 days ago 5 Dec 16, 6:37pm -
  • Magic Bullet Suite 13 Tutorials
    There's so much new in Magic Bullet Suite 13 that I made like a zillion tutorials.The essential walkthroughs are all in my announcement post. These tutorials get a little more specific.Guided Color Correction in Magic Bullet Colorista IVThere's no be…
    - 96 days ago 21 Nov 16, 8:01pm -
  • Magic Bullet Suite 13
    Red Giant has just released Magic Bullet Suite 13, a massive update to our color correction and look creation tools.This is such an epic update that I barely know where to start.Colorista IVColorista IV is my new favorite creative tool. It now runs…
    - 26 Oct 16, 10:28pm -

HDSLRshooter

  • New FUJINON MK18-55mm E-Mount Lens: Cinema Quality For DSLR Price
    As announced earlier this week, FUJIFILM/FUJINON will be releasing the new MK series E-mount lenses. Priced for your average DSLR shooter and made with cinema lens quality and function, the MK series will surely be of interest to shooters of every le…
    - 2 days ago 24 Feb 17, 11:37am -
  • Celebrate The Band Pro/Panasonic Partnership At FREE Kickoff Event 3/9
    In honor of their new partnership, Band Pro is holding a FREE Panasonic Kickoff event at their Burbank office on Thursday, March 9th. When: Thursday 3/9, 2:00 – 5:00 PM Where: Band Pro – 3403 W. Pacific Avenue Burbank, CA 91505 As with all o…
    - 2 days ago 24 Feb 17, 12:52am -
  • Band Pro Becomes Official Panasonic Dealer
    The international reseller will now be a source for Panasonic gear and cameras, such as the VariCam LT and VariCam 35. Band Pro Film & Digital, Inc. has been named an official dealer of Panasonic digital cinema products. Featured products from Panas…
    - 3 days ago 22 Feb 17, 3:00pm -
  • Welcome FUJIFILM’s New MK Series Cinema Lenses: MK18-55mm and MK50-135mm
    FUJIFILM has announced their new series of cinema lenses, the Compact and Lightweight MK18-55mm and MK50-135mm that boast “advanced optical performance, ultra-compact and lightweight design, as well as superb cost performance.” From FUJIFILM: The…
    - 4 days ago 22 Feb 17, 8:00am -
  • Writers Guild Awards 2017: Moonlight, Arrival, Atlanta & More Take Home Top Honors
    This weekend’s awards ceremony was hosted by Patton Oswalt, where this awards’ season saw the usual (deserving) suspects win once more. Those usual suspects are of course Moonlight, with a Golden Globe win and several nominations in addition to i…
    - 4 days ago 21 Feb 17, 8:32pm -

DSLR FILM NOOB Podcast

RODE Pro+, Rollcap, Pentax KP, 600mhz UHF, and more! DSLR FILM NOOB Podcast EP 130
Mitch from http://www.planet5D.com joins me to discuss the RODE Pro+, Rollcap, Pentax KP, 600mhz UHF, and more! You can find me (Deejay Scharton) here: ...
- 29 days ago 27 Jan 17, 2:47pm -
Panasonic GH5, CES, and more. DSLR FILM NOOB Podcast Ep 129
Devin from http://devocut.com joins me to discuss the new GH5, and everything CES. Welcome back everyone to another year of DSLR FILM NOOB Podcast!
- 33 days ago 24 Jan 17, 1:21am -
Gray T6 body, Zoom Q2n, Canon 85mm f1.4 and more. DSLR FILM NOOB Podcast Ep 128
Devin from http://devocut.com joins me to discuss a hipster Gray and brown Canon t6, the new Zoom Q2n, a price drop on Sony action cameras, and possibly a ...
- 97 days ago 21 Nov 16, 1:19am -
Gopro Crashing, G85 stabilization problem, GH5 price and more. DSLR FILM NOOB Podcast Ep 127
Mitch from http://www.planet5D.com joins me to discuss the Karma Gopro Crashing problems, G85 stabilization problem, GH5 price, and more. On itunes: ...
- 11 Nov 16, 4:51pm -
EM1 mark II news, Yongnuo 100mm f2, life light and more. DSLR FILM NOOB Podcast Ep 126
Devin from http://devocut.com joins me to discuss the new EM1 mark II news, Yongnuo 100mm f2, life light and more. You can find me (Deejay Scharton) here: ...
- 6 Nov 16, 10:33pm -
Life light, Chronos, BrightCast, and more. DSLR FILM NOOB Podcast Ep 126
Devin from http://devocut.com joins me to discuss Life light, Chronos, BrightCast, and more. Cell phone internet and a laptop web cam for me, sorry guys.
- 2 Nov 16, 12:18am -

Rumors


canonrumors

  • newPreorder Information for the New Sigma Lenses

    Preorder Information for the New Sigma Lenses

    As well all know, Sigma announced a bevy of wonderful new Art and Contemporary series lenses this past week. The bad news is, pricing and preorders have not become available. We’re told that pricing will not be released until the end of March, whic…
    - 2 hours ago 25 Feb 17, 10:58pm -
  • Spectacular Canon Cinema EOS C700 Production for SWISS Int. Airlines

    Spectacular Canon Cinema EOS C700 Production for SWISS Int. Airlines

    There are a few things in this world I wish I had the skills to accomplish, and this sort of cinematography is definitely one of them. After watching the production 10 or so times, I figured we’d share it. The LAUSCHSICHT team sent us their latest…
    - 1 day ago 24 Feb 17, 5:41pm -
  • What Will Canon Be Bringing to NAB 2017?

    What Will Canon Be Bringing to NAB 2017?

    All indications are telling us that this is going to be a quiet year for Canon at NAB 2017 this April in Las Vegas, Nevada. C series cameras? We don’t expect to see a new C series camera announced ahead of NAB, though we do expect to see some kin…
    - 3 days ago 23 Feb 17, 11:44am -
  • Where is the Canon EOS 6D Mark II?

    Where is the Canon EOS 6D Mark II?

    This is a question we receive multiple times every single day, so I’d figure we’d give an update, even though nothing has really changed. We expect to see the EOS 6D Mark II announced in the late spring/early summer of this year, with availabilit…
    - 3 days ago 22 Feb 17, 5:46pm -
  • Sigma Announces the 100-400mm F5-6.3 DG OS HSM Contemporary Lens

    Sigma Announces the 100-400mm F5-6.3 DG OS HSM Contemporary Lens

    SIGMA 100-400mm F5-6.3 DG OS HSM Introducing the light bazooka-a new approach to the ultra-telephoto zoom Top performance with the specification and functionality of a more expensive unit Compact packaging with uncompromising image quality Push/pull…
    - 5 days ago 21 Feb 17, 8:06am -

NikonRumors

  • Nikon: we plan to concentrate on mid-to-high-end DSLR and mirrorless cameras and lenses

    Nikon: we plan to concentrate on mid-to-high-end DSLR and mirrorless cameras and lenses

    Several Japanese news outlets published an article based on an interview with Nikon executives. Here are the key points from a Google translation (if you have a better translation, please post it in the comments section): The Nikon camera business i…
    - 1 day ago 25 Feb 17, 12:55am -
  • No Nikon Rumors = No Nikon Announcements (NNR=NNA)

    No Nikon Rumors = No Nikon Announcements (NNR=NNA)

    Nikon did not announce any new products at the 2017 CP+ show in Japan, which explains the lack of rumors in the past few months (again, don't blame the messenger). This is the first CP+ show that I can remember where Nikon did not announce a single…
    - 2 days ago 23 Feb 17, 10:07pm -
  • Nikon D5 and D500 100th anniversary sets on display at the CP+ show

    Nikon D5 and D500 100th anniversary sets on display at the CP+ show

      I received these pictures of new graphite color Nikon D5, D500 camera sets and three Nikkor lens sets designed for Nikon's 100th anniversary that were on display at the CP+ show in Japan. There is no information on pricing or whether the sets w…
    - 3 days ago 23 Feb 17, 1:57am -
  • The 2017 CP+ show starts tomorrow in Japan

    The 2017 CP+ show starts tomorrow in Japan

    The 2017 CP+ show starts tomorrow in Japan and I do not see any new products at the Nikon booth - see the pictures bellow (the last chance for Nikon to surprise us all and introduce a new product is actually tonight after they already announced only…
    - 3 days ago 22 Feb 17, 4:05pm -
  • The Nikon Museum will hold a 100th anniversary exhibition on prototype cameras

    The Nikon Museum will hold a 100th anniversary exhibition on prototype cameras

    This sounds interesting, I would like to see some pictures if you are planning on visiting the exhibition: The Second 100th Anniversary Special Exhibition “Prototype Cameras — Developers' Memories” Dates: April 4, 2017 (Tue) – July 1, 2017 (…
    - 3 days ago 22 Feb 17, 3:31pm -

4/3 Rumors

  • newNew SLR Magic 8mm f/4.0 lens now available for $299 on eBay
    The new SLR Magic 8mm f/4.0 MFT lens is now available for $299 on . Newsshooter tested the new lens and writes: This is not a lens that is designed to be manually focussed on the go. Instead it is…
    - 8 hours ago 25 Feb 17, 4:41pm -
  • newSony announced the world’s fastest SD card with 300MB/s read and write speed
    Sony announced the World’s fastest SD card: The SF-G series boasts an ultra-fast write speed up to 299 MB/s – fast enough to support continuous shooting of high-resolution images with high performance DSLRs supporting the UHS-II interface. There…
    - 13 hours ago 25 Feb 17, 11:34am -
  • SLR Magic announces the new 8mm f/4 MFT lens
    SLR Magic expands its micro four thirds lineup with new ultra wide angle lens Hong Kong, China (Feburary 25, 2017) – SLR Magic expands the micro four thirds lens lineup with the new SLR Magic 8mm F4 ultra wide angle…
    - 1 day ago 24 Feb 17, 7:12pm -
  • Look at the size of new Kowa Prominar 90mm f/2.5 MFT lens
    DC.watch posted new pictures which do show how big the new Kowa 90mm f/2.5 MFT lens is. – Current Kowa 8,5mm MFT lens on Amazon.
    - 1 day ago 24 Feb 17, 5:21pm -
  • Images from the Cp+ show
    The E-M1II design progress (via twitter.com/fujiyacamera). The official MFT badge from the Cp+ show (via twitter.com/fourthirds43). Images from the Olympus booth at DC.watch. The GH5 shell (via twitter.com/fourthirds43). Pamasonic booth pictures from…
    - 1 day ago 24 Feb 17, 1:30pm -

Northlight Images Rumors

  • newMedium format rumours, Canon & others
    Medium format rumours and news. Incl. CanonThe post Medium format rumours, Canon & others appeared first on Northlight Images.
    - 14 hours ago 25 Feb 17, 11:05am -
  • newNikon info and rumours
    Nikon news, speculation and rumoursThe post Nikon info and rumours appeared first on Northlight Images.
    - 14 hours ago 25 Feb 17, 11:00am -
  • newCanon EF Lenses – rumours and news
    Rumours and News about Canon EF LensesThe post Canon EF Lenses – rumours and news appeared first on Northlight Images.
    - 14 hours ago 25 Feb 17, 10:30am -
  • Pro photography – what you get for your money
    Everyone's a photographer these days ... Well no they are not, especially if you want great images that truly work for your business, and a professional service. Here are some of the reasons we charge what we do for all the services we provide our cl…
    - 2 days ago 23 Feb 17, 4:42pm -
  • Datacolor Spyder5PRO monitor calibrator review
    Review of the Datacolor Spyder 5 Pro monitor calibrator. Calibration and profiling of your monitor/monitors for reliability and optimal display qualityThe post Datacolor Spyder5PRO monitor calibrator review appeared first on Northlight Images.
    - 2 days ago 23 Feb 17, 3:12pm -

Photo Rumors

  • newInteresting bits of information from a recent interview with Fuji executives

    Interesting bits of information from a recent interview with Fuji executives

    Dpreview recently did an interview with Fujifilm executives. Here are the key points: GFX Lenses are designed for phase detection GFX life cycle should be longer than APS-C Requests for 70-200/200-300 and ultra wide on GFX Mirrorless should surpass t…
    - 7 hours ago 25 Feb 17, 5:36pm -
  • new2017 Sigma price increase in Europe, list of discontinued Sigma lenses

    2017 Sigma price increase in Europe, list of discontinued Sigma lenses

    Recently I received a report from a reader on the Sigma lens price in Europe I reported about a few months ago: It seems this Monday, Sigma prices are finally slowly updating, two shops did so already. But the first price increase isn't all that bad,…
    - 8 hours ago 25 Feb 17, 5:01pm -
  • Just announced: SLR Magic 8mm f/4 lens for Micro Four Thirds

    Just announced: SLR Magic 8mm f/4 lens for Micro Four Thirds

    SLR Magic announced a new 8mm f/4 lens for Micro Four Thirds (check pricing and availability). Update: the lens is now available on eBay. Additional pictures, press release and technical specifications: SLR Magic 8mm f/4 lens: SLR Magic expands its…
    - 1 day ago 24 Feb 17, 7:56pm -
  • Fuji X-T20 camera and Fujinon XF 50mm f/2 R WR lens now shipping

    Fuji X-T20 camera and Fujinon XF 50mm f/2 R WR lens now shipping

    The Fuji X-T20 camera and Fujinon XF 50mm f/2 R WR lens are now shipping worldwide. Check availability and pricing at: Fujifilm X-T20: B&H | Amazon | Adorama | Foto Hans Keuzekamp Fujinon XF 50 f/2 R WR:  B&H | Amazon | Adorama | Foto Ha…
    - 2 days ago 23 Feb 17, 6:09pm -
  • What else is new?

    What else is new?

    → New Casio Exilim EX-ZR3200 camera announced. → Nissin will replace their top of the line MG8000 flash with a new model by the end of the year. → Sony announced the world’s fastest SD card, the SF-G series (check US pricing and availabili…
    - 2 days ago 23 Feb 17, 5:42pm -

Noob Corner


Learning Video (Dave Dugdale)

DSLR Film Noob

  • DSLR FILM NOOB Podcast Episode 130

    DSLR FILM NOOB Podcast Episode 130

    Episode 130 of DSLR FILM NOOB podcast is up. Mitch from planet5D.com joins me to discuss the RODE Pro+, Rollcap, Pentax KP, 600mhz UHF, and more!  You can find the show notes here. You can find the show on itunes here, Soundcloud, or under the pod…
    - 22 days ago 3 Feb 17, 1:45pm -
  • DSLR FILM NOOB Podcast Episode 129

    DSLR FILM NOOB Podcast Episode 129

    Episode 129 of DSLR FILM NOOB podcast is up. Devin from Devocut.com joins me to discuss the new GH5, and everything CES. Welcome back everyone to another year of DSLR FILM NOOB Podcast! You can find the show notes here. You can find the show on itu…
    - 30 days ago 26 Jan 17, 4:11pm -
  • DSLR FILM NOOB Podcast Episode 128

    DSLR FILM NOOB Podcast Episode 128

    Episode 128 of DSLR FILM NOOB podcast is up. Devin from Devocut.com joins me to discuss a hipster Gray and brown Canon t6, the new Zoom Q2n, a price drop on Sony action cameras, and possibly a Canon 85mm f1.4.  You can find the show notes here. Yo…
    - 30 days ago 26 Jan 17, 4:00pm -
  • DSLR FILM NOOB Podcast Episode 127

    DSLR FILM NOOB Podcast Episode 127

    Episode 127 of DSLR FILM NOOB podcast is up. Mitch from planet5D.com joins me to discuss the Karma GoPro Crashing problems, G85 stabilization problem, GH5 price,  and more.  You can find the show notes here. You can find the show on itunes here, S…
    - 95 days ago 22 Nov 16, 1:29pm -
  • DSLR FILM NOOB Podcast Episode 126

    DSLR FILM NOOB Podcast Episode 126

    Episode 126 of DSLR FILM NOOB podcast is up. Devin from Devocut.com joins me to discuss the new EM1 mark II news, Yongnuo 100mm f2, life light and more. You can find the show notes here. You can find the show on itunes here, Soundcloud, or under th…
    - 10 Nov 16, 1:25pm -

International


Cine Digital TV (Spanish)

Brazil

  • Revolução: FUJI apresenta 2 novas lentes de cinema para Sony E-Mount
    A Fuji apresentou hoje  2 novas lentes zoom cinema com um excelente preço para lentes com esta qualidade e leveza. Com a chegada das cameras de vídeo com sensor Super 35mm as opções de lentes zoom tem sido um problema porque as com um custo bom…
    - 3 days ago 22 Feb 17, 2:43pm -
  • Sigma anuncia lentes Full Frame que sempre sonhou: Linha Art 14mm f1.8 , 24-70mm OS 2.8 e 135mm f/1.8
    A Sigma apresentou hoje as novas lentes da linha Art, para quem não conhece esta linha ela é um divisor de aguas das lentes da marca. São lentes de primeira qualidade e referidas por muitos como melhores que Canon. As lentes são para bocal da Sig…
    - 4 days ago 21 Feb 17, 4:44pm -
  • Nova Canon apresenta oficialmente a Mirrorless M6 e Viewfinder eletronico
    Hoje  15 de fevereiro a  Canon apresentou oficialmente a M6, uma camera Mirrorless para fotos que serve bem para quem quer fazer videos FullHD. uma das boas características que vi na Canon M6 em modo vídeo é a gravação a 60p em fullHD e o mesm…
    - 10 days ago 15 Feb 17, 7:07pm -
  • Não é pegadinha: Primeiras fotos da nova Canon EOS 77D
    Depois de ontem ter apresentado a nova T7i / 800D, hoje chegam as imagens da 77D , será que teremos um dia uma 82,6D Não sei ainda mas possivelmente esta câmera sera como a 60Da, que foi um modelo igual a 60D mas direcionado a astrofotografia , po…
    - 15 days ago 11 Feb 17, 1:45am -
  • Nova Canon T7i ( 800D Europa): Características e imagens
    Primeiras imagens e características da Canon EOS T7i / 800D Uma, ou possivelmente a única característica interessante é a estabilidade com 5 eixos , do restante (pasme-se) continua com imagem em FullHD Numero de pixels ifetivos: 24.2 milhões de…
    - 16 days ago 10 Feb 17, 12:24am -

cinefotografiando

  • Kerala

    Kerala

    La Edición lo cambia todo, es todo; al final, cuando ya tienes la imágen, la música, la interpretación y el talento de todos y cada uno, pues a editar, que coja forma.."Kerala", video clip del maravilloso tema musical del mismo nombre que interpr…
    - 6 Nov 16, 5:35am -
  • El diseño "Double-Gauss" a través de su historia.

    El diseño "Double-Gauss" a través de su historia.

    El diseño "Double-Gauss", es quizás el diseño para óptica fotográfica mas estudiado en la historia de la fotografía, consiste en dos lentes Gauss pegados uno contra otro (una lente de menisco positivo del lado del objeto y una lente de menisco…
    - 4 Nov 16, 6:10pm -
  • "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…
    - 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 -

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