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Shane Hurlbut

  • November 2014 Podcast

    November 2014 Podcast

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  • 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.
    - 8 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.
    - 8 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.
    - 15 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.
    - 22 days ago5 Nov 14, 12:47pm -

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…
    - 54 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…
    - 57 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.…
    - 58 days ago30 Sep 14, 9:31pm -

Philip Bloom

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MogoPod 3 monopod review by planet5D
MogoPod 3 monopod review by planet5Dthe planet5D review of the mogopod 3 - find out more info at mogopod.com.From:Mitch AungerViews:100ratingsTime:11:08More inFilm & Animation
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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...From:Mitch AungerViews:2211ratingsTime:01:05:16More in…
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#25 Michael Waldron
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#24 Anton Lorimer
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News/Gear sites


cinema5D

News Shooter

CheesyCam

  • newDeal: Rokinon 85mm T/1.5 Cine Lens All Camera Mounts

    Deal: Rokinon 85mm T/1.5 Cine Lens All Camera Mounts

    Normally around $295, this Amazon Black Friday Deal just went live for this Rokinon 85mm T/1.5 Cine Lens now just $234. Available to mount on MFT (microFourThirds), Sony E, Sony A, Canon, and Nikon. Rokinon 85mm T/1.5 Cine Lens MFT / Sony / Canon /…
    - 3 hours ago27 Nov 14, 3:50pm -
  • newBlack Friday Deals Top B&H Picks

    Black Friday Deals Top B&H Picks

    There’s certainly going to be a lot of noise about Black Friday Deals this time of year, some deals not quite as good as others. Here’s my personal favorites coming out of B&H so far. DJI Ronin 3 Axis Gimbal Stabilizer -$500 OFF SLR Magic 25m…
    - 4 hours ago27 Nov 14, 3:32pm -
  • new50%-60% OFF Samsung PRO or LEXAR SDXC microSDXC Media Deals

    50%-60% OFF Samsung PRO or LEXAR SDXC microSDXC Media Deals


    - 5 hours ago27 Nov 14, 1:49pm -
  • Thanksgiving Holiday Sale AspenMics Lavalier Microphones

    Thanksgiving Holiday Sale AspenMics Lavalier Microphones

    Recently out of stock, the ApsenMics.com lavaliers are back and available now for a discounted price (or while supplies last). I’ve been using these lavalier microphones for months, either with my Zoom H1 or even iPhone. If you’d like to hear aud…
    - 1 day ago26 Nov 14, 5:43pm -
  • NEW Sony Alpha a7II with 5-Axis SteadyShot INSIDE Stabilization

    NEW Sony Alpha a7II with 5-Axis SteadyShot INSIDE Stabilization

    Sony has finally made available their latest Alpha a7II camera with 5-Axis INSIDE (in-camera) Stabilization. This basically means that you don’t need to rely heavily on purchasing lenses with image stabilization, since the camera can now perform st…
    - 1 day ago26 Nov 14, 4:49pm -

NoFilmSchool

DSLR video Shooter

Dare Dreamer Mag

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

CameraTown

Photography Bay

  • newSony A7 for $1298 – Black Friday Deal

    Sony A7 for $1298 – Black Friday Deal

    B&H has the Sony A7 for $1298 (reg. $1698) as a Black Friday & Cyber Monday weekend deal. Check it out here at B&H Photo. Additionally, the Sony A7 kit with the FE 28-70mm lens is available for $1598 (reg. $1998). Check it out while it lasts here at…
    - 5 hours ago27 Nov 14, 1:52pm -
  • newLowepro Pro Roller Attache X50 Case for $99 – Black Friday Deal

    Lowepro Pro Roller Attache X50 Case for $99 – Black Friday Deal

    B&H has the Lowepro Pro Roller Attache X50 camera bag for $99.95 (reg. $269.95) as one of its Black Friday deals starting today. The roller bag can carry a pro DSLR with 2-4 lens (up to a 70-200mm f/2.8) and features a retractable handle. Check it ou…
    - 6 hours ago27 Nov 14, 1:10pm -
  • newLensbaby Composer Pro System Kit for $599 – Black Friday Deal

    Lensbaby Composer Pro System Kit for $599 – Black Friday Deal

    B&H has the Lensbaby Composer Pro System Kit for $599.95 (reg. $749.95) as only of its Black Friday deals available in Canon EF or Nikon F mount. Check it out while it lasts here at B&H Photo. Copyright/DMCA Notice: The RSS entry was originally publi…
    - 7 hours ago27 Nov 14, 11:53am -
  • newTamron 16-300mm f/3.5-6.3 Di II VC PZD Macro Lens for $579 – Deal Alert

    Tamron 16-300mm f/3.5-6.3 Di II VC PZD Macro Lens for $579 – Deal Alert

    B&H has the Tamron 16-300mm f/3.5-6.3 Di II VC PZD Macro lens for $579 (reg. $629) after mail-in rebate. It is available in Canon, Nikon and Sony A mounts. This deal is only good for the Black Friday and Cyber Monday weekend and expires Dec. 1. Check…
    - 8 hours ago27 Nov 14, 11:43am -
  • newRadioPopper Units up to $30 Off

    RadioPopper Units up to $30 Off

    B&H has RadioPopper transmitters and receivers up to $30 off regular prices. Check them all out here at B&H Photo. Copyright/DMCA Notice: The RSS entry was originally published on Photography Bay. RSSID#794326Related posts:RadioPopper JrX Announced…
    - 8 hours ago27 Nov 14, 11:06am -

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…
    - 78 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

  • newKEEP CALM: The FAA and sUAVs/Drone Rules Examined

    KEEP CALM: The FAA and sUAVs/Drone Rules Examined

    With the publishing of Jack Nicas and Andy Pasztor's speculative and interpretive article in the Wall Street Journal this past week, it seems every news agency, media outlet and publication has totally lost their minds in a fit of hy…
    - 8 hours ago27 Nov 14, 10:49am -
  • Find Out What It Means to Create Cinematic VR Content for the Oculus Rift

    Find Out What It Means to Create Cinematic VR Content for the Oculus Rift

    Greg Downing, CTO of Santa Monica based VR studio xRez, is a pioneer in the cinematic virtual reality (VR) space. His company specializes in image-based 3D technologies that have been applied on various projects at xRez for the last se…
    - 2 days ago26 Nov 14, 12:05am -
  • Black Friday Sales Announced at Videoguys.com

    Black Friday Sales Announced at Videoguys.com

    Glen Cove, NY – Videoguys.com has been one of the leading sources for video editing and production equipment for more than 25 years and has built a reputation for having great prices all year round but, like many others, they kick…
    - 2 days ago25 Nov 14, 8:30pm -
  • How to Train Focus Pulling With a DSLR

    How to Train Focus Pulling With a DSLR

    When we see a movie, the last thing we think about is definition... until it is not there. That’s why Focus Pullers are important. One recent example is Christopher Nolan’s Interstellar movie. Some out of focus scenes in Interst…
    - 2 days ago25 Nov 14, 5:47pm -
  • Dear Vimeo: Before supporting 4K, please prioritize this more urgent need

    Dear Vimeo: Before supporting 4K, please prioritize this more urgent need

    It is clear from the buzz in forums that many people are obsessed about having Vimeo offer 4K, whether it be the UHD (Ultra HD) version or the larger DCI version. However, there is something much more urgent for Vimeo to support, wh…
    - 3 days ago25 Nov 14, 4:32am -

FD Times

  • Jon Dreams of Sushi
    I began dreaming of Jiro on a visit to AJA last month. Nick Rashby, President of AJA, invited me to dinner at Sushi in the Raw--in Grass Valley, CA. Cut to: Tokyo, a few weeks later. Sushi maestro Takashi Ono presides over 10 seats at the counter…
    - 2 days ago26 Nov 14, 2:16am -
  • InterBEE 2014 Slideshow
    InterBEE 2014 took place in the massive Makuhari Messe on November 19, 201, 21. The convention center with the German name (Photokina is held in the Koelnmesse) is about an hour’s train ride north of central Tokyo, past the giant ferris wheel an…
    - 2 days ago25 Nov 14, 6:07pm -
  • Enzo Castellari “KEOMA” Screening
    “KEOMA” Screening with Director Enzo Casellari Tuesday, December 9, 2014 at 3 PM USC School of Cinematic Arts The Albert and Dana Broccoli Theatre, SCA 112 900 W. 34th Street Los Angeles, CA 90007 Admission is Free with RSVP. Special screening..…
    - 3 days ago24 Nov 14, 11:13pm -
  • Canon 8K Zoom
    Canon showed a prototype 8K 19.7-138 mm T2.8 Zoom at InterBEE Tokyo. It covers Super35 format.    
    - 5 days ago23 Nov 14, 2:33am -
  • Sony 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 days ago22 Nov 14, 2:51am -

Studio Daily

  • Trailer: Jurassic World
    It's been more than 21 years since Jurassic Park set the standard for CG creature effects. Can ILM, Image Engine, and Tippett Studio raise the bar with the third sequel, Jurassic World?The post Trailer: Jurassic World appeared first on Studio Daily.
    - 1 day ago26 Nov 14, 12:15pm -
  • Jennifer Kent on What it Took to Make the Psych-Horror Babadook
    Australian director Jennifer Kent’s The Babadook marks a return to psychological horror, while many cheesy American genre films rely on loud noises or ghosts standing in the frame’s background to scare the audience. It depicts a mother (Essie D…
    - 2 days ago25 Nov 14, 10:05pm -
  • Review: HP Z840 Workstation
    It has been just two years since HP introduced its flagship Z820 workstation. And, almost like clockwork, we’re ready for a replacement model that updates many of the internal components. The two-year cycle is no accident. Like the newly introduced…
    - 2 days ago25 Nov 14, 4:06pm -
  • MPC Godzilla VFX Breakdown
    MPC just released this breakdown reel showing its monstrous work as the lead VFX studio on Godzilla. The Academy hasn't yet announced its VFX shortlist, but it's hard to imagine this king of contemporary monster movies won't make the cut. … more …
    - 2 days ago25 Nov 14, 4:00pm -
  • Beyoncé “7/11″
    Beyoncé is the top-earning woman in music, earning $115 million in 2014, according to Forbes. She can afford whatever she wants. Even so, her new video is a completely low-budget affair — just Beyoncé and a few friends dancing around the … mo…
    - 3 days ago24 Nov 14, 8:52pm -

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…
    - 23 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…
    - 38 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…
    - 43 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…
    - 45 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…
    - 59 days ago29 Sep 14, 2:41pm -

Imaging Resource

HDSLRshooter

  • 7D Mark II and BMPC 4K Get Support In Dragonframe 3.6 Stop Motion
    Stop motion animation software Dragonframe has just released its latest update, 3.6, adding support for a variety of DSLRs (7D Mark II, Nikon D3200) as well as the Blackmagic Production Camera 4K. Published by DZED Systems LLC, Dragonframe has been u…
    - 1 day ago26 Nov 14, 9:31am -
  • The DJI Phantom II & Lightbridge With The Atomos Ninja Star
    During our visit to DJI’s offices here in L.A. LINK we covered more than just the Zeiss Cinemizer glasses being paired with their Phantom II drone. DJI’s Dylan Deeds also showed us how the Atomos Ninja Star works with the Phantom II using their L…
    - 3 days ago25 Nov 14, 1:52am -
  • Carl 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’…
    - 6 days 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…
    - 6 days 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…
    - 8 days ago20 Nov 14, 7:03am -

Rumors


canonrumors

  • newDeals of the Day: EF 24-105 f/4L IS & EOS 5D Mark III Body

    Deals of the Day: EF 24-105 f/4L IS & EOS 5D Mark III Body

    These 3 deals on ebay are good until 11:59PM ET on November 27, 2014 or until stock has been depleted, whichever comes first. This is probably the least expensive I have seen the 5D Mark III body and the T5i kits brand new with large stock levels. C…
    - 14 hours ago27 Nov 14, 5:01am -
  • Sigma 24-105 f/4 DG OS ART Production on Hold?

    Sigma 24-105 f/4 DG OS ART Production on Hold?

    We’re told by a Canon Rumors reader that Sigma has stated that production of the 24-105 f/4 DG OS ART series lens is on indefinite hold for all mounts. Good afternoon, Unfortunately, production of the 24-105mm has been halted in all mounts.  It wa…
    - 1 day ago26 Nov 14, 3:33pm -
  • Canon EF-S 24mm f/2.8 STM Sample Images

    Canon EF-S 24mm f/2.8 STM Sample Images

    PhotographyBlog has posted a lot of sample images from the Canon EF-S 24mm f/2.8 STM pancake lens. From PhotographyBlog “Ahead of our full review, here are 51 sample images taken with the Canon EF-S 24mm f/2.8 STM lens, mounted on a Canon EOS 7D Ma…
    - 1 day ago26 Nov 14, 3:29pm -
  • Deal: EOS-1D X $4699 Today Only

    Deal: EOS-1D X $4699 Today Only

    GetItDigital (99.4% approval) is selling the Canon EOS-1D X for $4699 via ebay (Reg $5999 after $800 MIR). At time of writing this, we’re told this is the least expensive we’ll see the EOS-1D X this Black Friday/Cyber Monday weekend. Canon EOS-1D…
    - 1 day ago26 Nov 14, 3:23pm -
  • Patent: Contact Cleaning Body Cap

    Patent: Contact Cleaning Body Cap

    Here’s a fun one, howabout a body cap that cleans the contacts in the camera every time you put it on and take it off? Mix that with a backcap that does the same and that should eliminate those pesky contact errors. Patent Publication No. 2014-2195…
    - 1 day ago26 Nov 14, 11:41am -

NikonRumors

  • newNikon Black Friday deals

    Nikon Black Friday deals

    Those are the Nikon related deals I was able to collect as of today (some of them have been ongoing for few days already): → Nikon D3300 for $496.95 ($150 off) → Nikon D5200 with 18-140mm lens for $796.95 ($400 off) → Nikon D5300 with 18-140…
    - 16 hours ago27 Nov 14, 3:38am -
  • Nikkor 6mm f/2.8 fisheye lens video and photo samples

    Nikkor 6mm f/2.8 fisheye lens video and photo samples

    We have already seen some video footage taken with the rare Nikkor 6mm f/2.8 fisheye lens which over the years has been listed on eBay with price tags ranging from $27k to $99k. Before listing their lens on eBay, the folks from the Danish store Phot…
    - 2 days ago25 Nov 14, 10:51pm -
  • The latest Nikon patents

    The latest Nikon patents

        Nikon filed a patent for tracking moving objects without looking at the viewfinder - the camera will lock on the moving object and provide feedback to the photographer with a vibrating shutter button. Nikon filed a patent for changing the dep…
    - 2 days ago25 Nov 14, 5:44pm -
  • Another $100 price drop on the Nikon Coolpix A, refurbished D610 now $1,439.95

    Another $100 price drop on the Nikon Coolpix A, refurbished D610 now $1,439.95

    The price of the Nikon Coolpix A camera dropped another $100 to $599 at B&H, Adorama and Amazon (you can also take an additional $25 off at Amazon with this offer). The camera was $699 three weeks ago. Update - B&H is now also offering free SanDi…
    - 4 days ago24 Nov 14, 1:07am -
  • Weekly Nikon news flash #290

    Weekly Nikon news flash #290

        → Rare look inside Nikon's factories in Thailand: the website CyberBiz published an article that gives us a rare glimpse of the Nikon factories in Thailand located in Rojana Industrial Park that employees. 7,000 people. → Metz announced n…
    - 4 days ago24 Nov 14, 12:27am -

4/3 Rumors

  • newNew list of Olympus and Panasonic Black Friday deals: Free Gift card with GH4, SD cards rebates.

    New list of Olympus and Panasonic Black Friday deals: Free Gift card with GH4, SD cards rebates.

    Today you get a $50 gift card for free with the GH4 at Amazon US (Click here). As usual the full special deal pages can be found here at Amazon (Click here), BHphoto (Click here), Panasonic Store (Click here) and GetOlympus (Click here). Today new d…
    - 3 hours ago27 Nov 14, 4:29pm -
  • new(FT5) E-M5 successor has PDAF.

    (FT5) E-M5 successor has PDAF.

    Image on top.: . I can confirm the new E-M5 successor will have PDAF just like the E-M1. Not yet 100% confirmed are the rumors that the camera has 4K recording and that’s weather sealed. Although I “suspect” that rumor is definitely correct! Th…
    - 10 hours ago27 Nov 14, 9:02am -
  • newNew Olympus 40-150mm PRO lens review by CameraLabs!

    New Olympus 40-150mm PRO lens review by CameraLabs!

    Gordon Laing from Cameralabs posted the full Olympus 40-150mm PRO lens review: It’s hard to fault the Olympus 45-150mm f2.8 on quality grounds. It produces sharp detail with good contrast throughout the focal range. This is a lens that you can quit…
    - 20 hours ago26 Nov 14, 10:50pm -
  • Today’s new Gold Box deals: $50 off on the 20mm pancake.

    Today’s new Gold Box deals: $50 off on the 20mm pancake.

    There are massive new Black Friday deals you can check on those special pages at Amazon (Click here), BHphoto (Click here), Panasonic Store (Click here) and GetOlympus (Click here). There is also a $50 off on the Panasonic 20mmII pancake at Amazon,…
    - 1 day ago26 Nov 14, 4:59pm -
  • The patents roundup: Olympus super fast f/1.0 primes, Panasonic 1.8 lens series and more…

    The patents roundup: Olympus super fast f/1.0 primes, Panasonic 1.8 lens series and more…

    The lats months I posted many Olympus and Panasonic patents. Some of them may show in what direction the companies are working. For example: we already know also from Manager interviews that fast primes are high on their priority list and there are p…
    - 1 day ago26 Nov 14, 10:33am -

Northlight Images Rumors

Photo Rumors

  • newBlack Friday deals

    Black Friday deals

    Here are some of the Black Friday deals on photo gear. Check out also the main Black Friday pages at Amazon, Adorama and B&H for more offers. → Pentax K-5 IIs is now $500 off → Fujifilm X100s with FREE Fujifilm EF-20 TTL flash → Fujifilm X…
    - 5 hours ago27 Nov 14, 1:45pm -
  • Sony a7 II coming to the US in two weeks, available for pre-order

    Sony a7 II coming to the US in two weeks, available for pre-order

    The new Sony a7 II full frame mirrorless camera with with 5 axis in-body stabilization (more information available here) is now officially announced in the US and will start shipping on December 5th. Here are the pre-order options: B&H (available al…
    - 1 day ago26 Nov 14, 4:01pm -
  • Hasselblad has no shame, announces new Stellar II camera

    Hasselblad has no shame, announces new Stellar II camera

    The Hasselblad Stellar camera has been around for over a year (PhotoRumors first broke the news in July, 2013). It seems that the company still believes in this concept after closing their design center in Italy and changing their CEO - they just…
    - 2 days ago25 Nov 14, 11:20pm -
  • Panasonic patented an external hybrid (EVF and OVF) viewfinder

    Panasonic patented an external hybrid (EVF and OVF) viewfinder

    Panasonic filed a patent in Japan for a hybrid (optical and electronic) viewfinder. The drawings show an external viewfinder that can be attached to the camera's hot shoe. The hybrid VF will be able to communicate with the camera and obtain informa…
    - 3 days ago25 Nov 14, 4:08am -
  • For a limited time Panasonic is giving extended 2 years warranty on select Lumix G-series cameras and lenses

    For a limited time Panasonic is giving extended 2 years warranty on select Lumix G-series cameras and lenses

    Panasonic is now offering an extended 2-years warranty on select Panasonic Lumix G-series cameras and lenses, purchased between 11/23/2014 and 12/27/2014. The GH4 and even the new GM5 cameras are included in this promotion. The warranty extension fo…
    - 3 days ago24 Nov 14, 4:49pm -

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)

  • Un 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.
    - 6 days 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…
    - 9 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.
    - 13 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…
    - 15 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…
    - 17 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…
    - 13 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…
    - 19 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…
    - 22 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.
      - 15 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…
      - 76 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…
      - 80 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…
      - 80 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

    • newVemödalen: The Fear That Everything Has Already Been Done

      Vemödalen: The Fear That Everything Has Already Been Done

      The Dictionary of Obscure Sorrows is a web series of invented words with the self-described mission to “fill all the holes left in the language and give them each a name.” If it sounds poetic, that’s because it is. The videos produced by autho…
      - 4 hours ago27 Nov 14, 3:01pm -
    • newFstoppers Is on Instagram: Photo of the Day, Writers' Images, and BTS

      Fstoppers Is on Instagram: Photo of the Day, Writers' Images, and BTS

      Some of our readers have been sharp to figure it out, but until now we haven’t formally announced that Fstoppers can now be found on Instagram (@officialfstoppers). Follow us for Photo of the Day selections from our impressive community, images fr…
      - 20 hours ago26 Nov 14, 11:38pm -
    • newStunning Drone Footage from the Most Contaminated Place on Earth

      Stunning Drone Footage from the Most Contaminated Place on Earth

      Cinematographer Danny Cooke spent a week with his guide Yevgein, known as the Stalker, exploring Chernobyl and the city of Prypiat, Ukraine. He came back with a haunting and beautiful video which is essentially a time capsule of the city, frozen by…
      - 22 hours ago26 Nov 14, 9:13pm -
    • Photographer Speaks up on One of Kurt Cobain's Final Photoshoots

      Photographer Speaks up on One of Kurt Cobain's Final Photoshoots

      It was just over 20 years ago that photographer Jesse Frohman was assigned to photograph one of the most popular bands in world, Nirvana, for the London Observer. While no one knew it at the time, this would prove to be one of Kurt Cobain’s final…
      - 1 day ago26 Nov 14, 7:00pm -
    • Treasure Chest Of Unpublished, Eighty Year Old Edward Steichen Portraits Unearthed

      Treasure Chest Of Unpublished, Eighty Year Old Edward Steichen Portraits Unearthed

      You never know what’s going to happen in New York. Last week, photographic gold was struck in Times Square in the deep cavernous archives inside the Conde Nast building. Two thousand prints shot by Edward Steichen, one of 20th Century’s most in…
      - 2 days ago26 Nov 14, 4:13am -

    The PhoBlographer

    PhotoFocus

    • newGordon Parks | A Photographer You Should Know

      Gordon Parks | A Photographer You Should Know

      The photographer begins to feel big and bloated and so big he can’t walk through one of these doors because he gets a good byline; he gets notices all over the world and so forth; but they’re really – the important people are the people he phot…
      - 4 hours ago27 Nov 14, 3:02pm -
    • Lessons From a Filmmaker

      Lessons From a Filmmaker

      The simplest thing you can do to make your photography better is to work with other photographers, and working with Mason Johnson has certainly opened my eyes to ideas that continue to tickle my brain and stir my creativity. Mason is a filmmaker an…
      - 1 day ago26 Nov 14, 2:00pm -
    • Matt Kloskowski & Mark Morrow| Photofocus Podcast 11/25/14

      Matt Kloskowski & Mark Morrow| Photofocus Podcast 11/25/14

      This week’s podcast interviews photographers Mark Morrow and Matt Kloskowski.  Mark is a landscape photographer and writer for Photofocus.  Matt is the newly appointed VP of Photography at onOne and you may know him from his many books and worksh…
      - 2 days ago25 Nov 14, 10:30pm -
    • A Few Reasons to Switch to Photoshop from Lightroom

      A Few Reasons to Switch to Photoshop from Lightroom

      Photoshop and Lightroom are a great combination but sometimes is gets confusing on what edits should be done in which program. I use a simple Halloween photo to show my workflow. Along the way, I demonstrate the power of plugins such as Topez's Simp…
      - 2 days ago25 Nov 14, 6:30pm -
    • Limiting Your Photography to Fuel Inspiration

      Limiting Your Photography to Fuel Inspiration

      I struggle with finding inspiration on a regular basis. I think that we all feel this way at times; we want to create, but the flame of inspiration is just not burning. This article is an excerpt from my eBook, The Inspired Photographer, in whi…
      - 2 days ago25 Nov 14, 2:00pm -