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  • newRedrock microRemote Rigged Up on the Movi

    Redrock microRemote Rigged Up on the Movi

    Redrock Micro showed off how to rig up its microRemote follow focus for the Movi and other handheld electric gimbals at its NAB 2014 booth. The rig has a finger wheel that allows a single operator ...See it on Scoop.it, via HDSLR
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  • newF&V Spectra HD4 4.3″ Pro EVF LCD w/ HDMI SDI Loop Through and Conversion » CheesyCam

    F&V Spectra HD4 4.3″ Pro EVF LCD w/ HDMI SDI Loop Through and Conversion » CheesyCam

    Known primarily for their affordable quality lighting solutions, F&V extends their product line with a new high resolution 4.3″ inch EVF LCD monitor.See it on Scoop.it, via HDSLR
    - 18 hours ago17 Apr 14, 2:00pm -
  • newCircular Fisheye lens from Lensbaby Now Available

    Circular Fisheye lens from Lensbaby Now Available

    I’ve always been fascinated by what LensBaby is doing (I even interviewed them several years ago on the podcast) and this entry into the ‘fisheye’ world looks interesting.[adrotate group="6"]Lensbaby Launches a 5.8mm 185° Circular Fisheye Lens…
    - 18 hours ago17 Apr 14, 1:44pm -
  • newIntroducing Datacolor SpyderHD - Premiere Color Calibration Suite

    Introducing Datacolor SpyderHD - Premiere Color Calibration Suite

    We worked with the guys from DataColor last fall on our training tour and I was very impressed with their ability to color calibrate just about anything. They’ve been focussing on the photography industry for a long time and have tons of experience…
    - 19 hours ago17 Apr 14, 1:41pm -
  • newKitting Out Your MoVI for Cinematic Capture | Hurlbut Visuals

    Kitting Out Your MoVI for Cinematic Capture | Hurlbut Visuals

    How we're kitting out the MōVI on Fathers and Daughters.See it on Scoop.it, via HDSLR
    - 19 hours ago17 Apr 14, 1:00pm -
  • HP revitalizes DreamColor universe with 2 new models

    HP revitalizes DreamColor universe with 2 new models

    At NAB 2014 in Las Vegas, HP showed two new DreamColor monitors with plenty to write home about! The new “pro” Z27X model has a larger 27“ diagonal panel, accepts up to a 4K signal, and costs substantially less than the original DreamColor moni…
    - 2 days ago16 Apr 14, 3:00pm -
  • Cinematic Industrial Video Shows How Kessler Products Are Made

    Cinematic Industrial Video Shows How Kessler Products Are Made

    Cinescapes Collective is a Saskatchewan, Canada based production group that has been putting together unique documentary content that has a dramatic and cinematic aesthetic. Their most recent short tells the story of Kessler, the creators of popular…
    - 2 days ago16 Apr 14, 2:00pm -
  • Blackmagic Explains Development of Firmware Updates for Blackmagic Cinema Camera and Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera

    Blackmagic Explains Development of Firmware Updates for Blackmagic Cinema Camera and Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera

    Recently, Blackmagic has been getting some heat from customers because they continue to release new products, but in the eyes of existing customers, they are feeling a bit left out as there are still issues with the current firmware versions on exist…
    - 2 days ago16 Apr 14, 1:56pm -
  • Travel Through Doha In 220 Seconds With This Timelapse

    Travel Through Doha In 220 Seconds With This Timelapse

    It’s not the first time I’m sharing Michael Shainblums work and it won’t be the last time. Timelapses are one of the most time consuming forms of photography and only a dedicated person with patience can produce quality results as often as Mich…
    - 2 days ago16 Apr 14, 1:00pm -
  • Aputure Announces its 2014 Video Contest

    Aputure Announces its 2014 Video Contest

    Aputure has been with planet5D for a few months now and they’ve graciously sent us several products we’re currently testing and will be posting reviews in the next month or so, but they’re also running this cool giveaway[adrotate group="6"] tha…
    - 2 days ago16 Apr 14, 12:59pm -

Filmmakers


Shane Hurlbut

Vincent Laforet (not updating - not sure why)

  • Announcing: VISUAL BUDDHA

    Announcing: VISUAL BUDDHA

    None of the readers of this blog will be surprised to find out that I love discovering new gear & technology.   Recently I’ve been focusing a lot less on it, both on this blog and in life in general. That being said, I’ve never lost the bug or…
    - 15 Jul 13, 7:33am -
  • Can personality trump talent when selecting crew?

    Can personality trump talent when selecting crew?

    A few weeks ago I wrote about how trying to balance managing and directing with friendship can be a tight-rope walking act.  In this post I wanted to talk about something that is seldom discussed by people on the hiring end of the equation, i.e. fro…
    - 12 Jul 13, 7:29pm -
  • Fair Warning to Photographers out there: Livebooks appears to be in serious trouble…

    Fair Warning to Photographers out there: Livebooks appears to be in serious trouble…

     I don’t want to be alarmist and I actually have been unable to confirm anything officially through LiveBooks themselves – but not for a lack of trying – but the news seems to be pretty dire for one of the largest photographer portfolio site b…
    - 9 Jul 13, 10:48pm -

Philip Bloom

planet5D youtube!

First hands-on with the Canon EOS 70D
First hands-on with the Canon EOS 70DFirst hands-on with the Canon EOS 70D from planet5D. Schiller's camera (http://schillers.com) called and asked if I wanted to try the new Canon EOS 70D - of ...From:Mitch AungerViews:1381463ratingsTime:…
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Brydge iPad external keyboard review
Brydge iPad external keyboard reviewThe Brydge is an external keyboard for your iPad - and the quick review is short and sweet: if you do a lot of typing with your iPad or if you travel a lot a...From:Mitch AungerViews:6601ratingsTime:06:…
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Sony A7s At ISO 409600!
Sony A7s At ISO 409600!made by Videolicious.From:Mitch AungerViews:7653ratingsTime:01:04More inFilm & Animation
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iPro iPhone lens kit review from Schneider Optics
iPro iPhone lens kit review from Schneider Opticsthe iPro Lens kit for the iPhone 5 was sent to us by the good folks at Schneider Optics. Find out about them at iprolens.com I tested the iPro against the re...From:Mitch AungerViews:8538rat…
- 8 days ago10 Apr 14, 2:45am -
daily planet5D - review of the Canon Super Wide Angle EF 14mm f/2.8L
daily planet5D - review of the Canon Super Wide Angle EF 14mm f/2.8Ldaily planet5D - review of the Canon Super Wide Angle EF 14mm f/2.8L from planet5D. Like this? Watch the latest episode of planet5D on Blip! http://blip.tv/p...From:Mitch Aunge…
- 11 days ago7 Apr 14, 7:21pm -
planet5D Zoom H6 Handy Recorder review
planet5D Zoom H6 Handy Recorder reviewThanks to the folks at Zoom, we had a few weeks with the new Zoom H6 Handy Recorder and we want to share our impressions with you. They shipped us the kit, w...From:Mitch AungerViews:181811ratingsTime:…
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News/Gear sites


cinema5D

News Shooter

CheesyCam

  • newCorrect Tripod Mount Alignment with GH3 / GH4 Battery Grip

    Correct Tripod Mount Alignment with GH3 / GH4 Battery Grip

    The Panasonic GH3 camera pretty much runs me all day on a single battery. In fact we covered several products at NAB 2014 without ever having to swap out a battery during the conference. Still if you think you need to use the Panasonic GH3 battery gr…
    - 16 hours ago17 Apr 14, 4:22pm -
  • Aputure DEC Canon EF Lens Adapter Adjust Iris + Wireless Follow Focus

    Aputure DEC Canon EF Lens Adapter Adjust Iris + Wireless Follow Focus

    When it comes to smart adapters for Canon EF lenses that allow you to adjust the iris, your selection is limited and pricey. Over at the 2014 NAB Show in Las Vegas, I stopped by the Aputure booth to look at a brand new concept Canon EF to mirrorless…
    - 2 days ago16 Apr 14, 4:00pm -
  • F&V Spectra HD4 4.3″ Pro EVF LCD w/ HDMI SDI Loop Through and Conversion

    F&V Spectra HD4 4.3″ Pro EVF LCD w/ HDMI SDI Loop Through and Conversion

    Known primarily for their affordable quality lighting solutions, F&V extends their product line with a new high resolution 4.3″ inch EVF LCD monitor. The Spectra HD4 EVF carries a 1280×720 HD display with a 900:1 contrast ratio. Software overla…
    - 2 days ago16 Apr 14, 3:59pm -
  • NAB 2014: Libec ALLEX Tripod Slider Fluid Head Kit

    NAB 2014: Libec ALLEX Tripod Slider Fluid Head Kit

    At the NAB Show, Libec shows us the ALLEX system. A line of products or complete kit designed to work seamlessly together so that you don’t have to struggle with what tripod works with which video head and how that all comes together with a video s…
    - 2 days ago16 Apr 14, 3:27pm -
  • NAB 2014: Shape iSEE II DSLR Gimbal Shoulder Mount

    NAB 2014: Shape iSEE II DSLR Gimbal Shoulder Mount

    As companies introduce new products during the NAB Show, you can pick up a sense of coming trends. Active stabilized gimbals were very prominent at the 2014 NAB show, and Shape has introduced a few gimbal stabilized products. One handheld stabilizer…
    - 2 days ago16 Apr 14, 2:36pm -

NoFilmSchool

DSLR video Shooter

  • How to Build a Custom EVF/Monitor Mount

    How to Build a Custom EVF/Monitor Mount

    Trust me when I say an EVF mount is better than a monitor arm. I’ve used monitor arms for a while and didn’t really think much of EVF mounts until I tried one. The only problem with an EVF mount is cost, they’re pretty expensive and the cheaper…
    - 3 days ago15 Apr 14, 1:00pm -
  • Audio Gear Deals

    Audio Gear Deals

    B&H is offering several killer audio equipment deals during NAB. You can find them all right here: B&H NAB DealsThe post Audio Gear Deals appeared first on DSLR Video Shooter.
    - 8 days ago9 Apr 14, 9:11pm -
  • Supporting the Sensor: The Missing “Film Look” Element

    Supporting the Sensor: The Missing “Film Look” Element

    Quicktime File Supporting the sensor is one of the best ways to get that “film look” everyone is talking about. Stop using a body and lens combo and get some weight on your rig. You’ll be amazed by the difference it makes. Ways to Better Suppor…
    - 9 days ago9 Apr 14, 1:00pm -
  • G-Technology Launches New ‘Studio’ Line of External Hard Drives

    G-Technology Launches New ‘Studio’ Line of External Hard Drives

    If you’re like me, you’re seriously looking into upgrading to a 4K workflow. One big part of this is storage and speed. And while there are a ton of storage solutions out there, G-Technology has just announced 2 new hard drive enclosures with 4K…
    - 10 days ago8 Apr 14, 5:03pm -
  • Battery Plate that Powers Your DSLR and Accessories for Over 12 Hours

    Battery Plate that Powers Your DSLR and Accessories for Over 12 Hours

    If you’re looking for a way to extend your cameras power this is the tool for you. I recently purchased this NP-F970 Battery Adapter that is compatible with Canon DSLRs. I was a little worried about the quality from the pictures online but I though…
    - 10 days ago8 Apr 14, 1:00pm -

Dare Dreamer Mag

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

CameraTown

Photography Bay

  • newCanon 7D Mark II Delayed Because of Sensor Production Issues?

    Canon 7D Mark II Delayed Because of Sensor Production Issues?

    Recent rumors suggest that the Canon 7D Mark II’s release date may have slipped a bit due to manufacturing issues of the Dual Pixel AF sensor for the camera. The excellent Dual Pixel AF we first saw in the Canon 70D and the Canon 7D Mark II is rumo…
    - 12 hours ago17 Apr 14, 8:01pm -
  • newSony A7R for $1849 – Deal Alert

    Sony A7R for $1849 – Deal Alert

    ebay (via 6ave) has the Sony A7R for $1849.14 (reg. $2298). Check it out here on ebay. Copyright/DMCA Notice: The RSS entry was originally published on Photography Bay and is protected by copyright laws. It is unlawful to (a) edit, modify, alter, or…
    - 15 hours ago17 Apr 14, 5:32pm -
  • newSony Launches Vegas Pro 13

    Sony Launches Vegas Pro 13

    Sony launched Vegas Pro 13 at NAB 2014 and, today, it is available for download. Vegas Pro 13 offers a number of new features, including: Faster and more efficient editing Compliant metering features Mobile companion app for iPads Reduced render time…
    - 15 hours ago17 Apr 14, 5:22pm -
  • newCamera Raw 8.4 and DNG Converter 8.4 Now Available

    Camera Raw 8.4 and DNG Converter 8.4 Now Available

    Along with Lightroom 5.4, Adobe has released Camera Raw 8.4 for Photoshop CC and Photoshop CS6 users. DNG Converter 8.4 is provided for customers using versions of Photoshop older than Photoshop CS6. Camera Raw 8.4 includes several new features…
    - 15 hours ago17 Apr 14, 5:03pm -
  • newFuji Unveils Teleconverter for X100 and X100s

    Fuji Unveils Teleconverter for X100 and X100s

    Fuji has announced the TCL-X100 teleconverter for the fixed lens X100 and X100s cameras. The cameras have a 23mm lens, which is equivalent to a 35mm field of view on a full frame camera. The new TCL-X100 teleconverter is a 1.4x converter, which chang…
    - 18 hours ago17 Apr 14, 2:40pm -

the C47

  • 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
    - 4 days ago14 Apr 14, 3:53pm -
  • New Series Coming Soon!
    Watch this space, YouTube and Vimeo in the near future. There is a new weekly series in the works called "On Set" that will provide tips, tricks and training on the craft of video production and filmmaking. And, it will be free!See you soon.Jem Sch…
    - 11 days ago7 Apr 14, 3:13pm -
  • January 1st, 2014
    January 1st, 2014 from theC47 on Vimeo. Related Links...RØDE smartLavTascam DR-60DjuicedLink PreampsIzotope RX 3 (I'm using the Advanced version)Kessler PocketJib TravelerManfrotto MVH500AHAviator Travel JibRedrock Micro One Man CrewZylight F8…
    - 1 Jan 14, 10:35pm -
  • 10/6/2013
    Related Links...RØDE VMPNT510/6/13 HighlightsNOTE: B-Cam is soft in the test. Fixed for final version. 
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  • Airbox Coolness
    Related Links...Airbox LightsAir'Box NOTE: When I say under $100, I mean WELL UNDER $100. Complete Macro kit is around $60 with the eggcrate.-Jem
    - 29 Sep 13, 10:37pm -

ProVideo Coalition

  • HP revitalizes DreamColor universe with 2 new models

    HP revitalizes DreamColor universe with 2 new models

    At NAB 2014 in Las Vegas, HP showed two new DreamColor monitors with plenty to write home about! The new “pro” Z27X model has a larger 27“ diagonal panel, accepts up to a 4K signal, and costs substantially less than the origin…
    - 4 days ago14 Apr 14, 3:13pm -
  • PVC NAB 2014: Matrox

    PVC NAB 2014: Matrox

    Here's a quick booth tour with Scott Simmons.  Editing 4K and streaming appliances were the subject matter of the day.   
    - 4 days ago14 Apr 14, 6:02am -
  • PVC NAB 2014: Blackmagic Design

    PVC NAB 2014: Blackmagic Design

    Blackmagic Design has really turned heads over the last few years with their fairly unusual camera designs - and they aren't slowing down now. PVC NAB 2014 Blackmagic Design from Pro Coalitions on Vimeo. 
    - 4 days ago14 Apr 14, 4:03am -
  • PVC at NAB 2014 - Talking CION workflow with AJA

    PVC at NAB 2014 - Talking CION workflow with AJA

    AJA CIONWhile all the biggest news and coverage out of AJA came around their surprise CION camera I took my turn interviewing Bryce Button of AJA about a few things beyond the CION. I wanted to chat about another interesting surpris…
    - 4 days ago14 Apr 14, 1:35am -
  • PVC at NAB 2014 - Talking GPUs with NVIDIA

    PVC at NAB 2014 - Talking GPUs with NVIDIA

    We all know NVIDIA as a very important makers of GPUs for our post-production computers. But NVIDIA also makes a lot more stuff including the Shield portable and some serious rendering technology. But I didn’t talk to them about that…
    - 4 days ago14 Apr 14, 1:30am -

FD Times

  • newMark Forman’s NAB 2014
    The following things attracted Mark Forman’s attention at NAB 2014.
    - 14 hours ago17 Apr 14, 6:36pm -
  • newOli Laperal’s NAB Report
    By Oli Laperal Jr. The omnipresence of 4K and 8K systems over HD at NAB reminded me of the HD-over-SD transition a dozen years ago.  As in the past, there are no shortage of nay-sayers.  But the quantum leap of...
    - 17 hours ago17 Apr 14, 3:15pm -
  • Best Unexpected Product of NAB
    Sometimes the most unexpected thing pops up at NAB, and success surprises even its own manufacturer. True Lens Services rolled out a newly re-housed Cooke Series 1 to go with their updated cam-focus PL mount rehoused Panchro series 2 and...
    - 7 days ago11 Apr 14, 5:53pm -
  • Angenieux Style
    Angenieux’s stylish annual NAB party for distributors, customers, and rental houses took place Tuesday night at Tryst. The usual notable suspects were twirling on the dance floor,   enjoying the ambiance and fine dining, and watching Yoginis float…
    - 8 days ago10 Apr 14, 2:27pm -
  • Panavision Primo 70
    Panavision officially announced their long-awaited Primo 70 series lenses — for 35mm digital motion picture cameras.  Presented in proof of concept Powerpoint in a SMPTE paper last year for a 70mm camera, these lenses are now offered for specially…
    - 8 days ago10 Apr 14, 2:06pm -

FCP.co

  • BCC 9 plugins from Boris FX at NAB 2014
    In the last of our video reports from NAB 2014 (Not bad seeing as we were not planning to do any due to lack of staff!) we talk to Peter McAuley from Boris FX who introduces us to BCC9.
    - 2 days ago16 Apr 14, 7:20pm -
  • Using the Timeline Index in Final Cut Pro X

    Using the Timeline Index in Final Cut Pro X

    There are many Final Cut Pro X editors out there who have never even opened up the Timeline Index. Steve Martin And Mark Spencer take a look at what it is and what exactly it does.
    - 3 days ago15 Apr 14, 5:49pm -
  • New features coming up in Slice X and Track X from Coremelt at NAB 2014
    We have had lots of comments on our forums from people wanting to know what exactly were the new announcements from Coremelt at NAB 2014. Good job we had our guys on the NAB show floor to ask Roger for the latest news.
    - 3 days ago15 Apr 14, 4:32pm -
  • A close up of the iOgrapher at NAB 2014
    Whist strictly not directly related to Final Cut Pro X, we took time to visit David Basulto at NAB 2014 so he could give us a good rundown on the iPad case called iOgrapher.
    - 3 days ago15 Apr 14, 3:25pm -
  • JMR mounting brackets for Apple's new Mac Pro at NAB 2014
     JMR is a company that we haven't really heard of before, they are normally associated with a wide range of high capacity storage products. What got our attention at NAB 2014 was their new Mac Pro mounting brackets. Apologies for the spelling too.
    - 4 days ago14 Apr 14, 4:41pm -

Studio Daily

ProLost

  • newSlugline Birthday Sale

    Slugline Birthday Sale

    From the Slugline blog:Tomorrow marks the one year anniversary of Slugline’s launch. For Clinton and I, It’s been an amazing year of building and using the app.By far the best part of the experience has been the amazing screenwriting communi…
    - 16 hours ago17 Apr 14, 4:16pm -
  • Lightroom Mobile

    Lightroom Mobile

    Adobe has released Lightroom mobile, an iPad companion app for Lightroom that syncs with your desktop catalog via Creative Cloud.Is it the mobile companion app to Lightroom I asked for two years ago? Not exactly. It’s both much more, and a little…
    - 10 days ago8 Apr 14, 6:39am -
  • Slugline 1.0.6

    Slugline 1.0.6

    From the Slugline blog:Slugline 1.0.6 is available now on the App Store. This is mostly what we call a “maintenance release,” where we fix all the great bugs you found in our last big update. But we also added something kinda big, which is…
    - 22 days ago27 Mar 14, 6:21pm -
  • The Frame’s the Thing

    The Frame’s the Thing

    Photo by Kenneth Lu“The most important thing in art is The Frame. For painting: literally; for other arts: figuratively—because, without this humble appliance, you can’t know where The Art stops and The Real World begins. You have to put a ‘…
    - 23 days ago25 Mar 14, 11:04pm -
  • Red Giant Universe
    From the Red Giant blog:Red Giant Universe is a community that gives members access to fast and powerful free tools for editing, filmmaking, visual effects and motion design.Every tool in the Universe library of effects and transitions is GPU-acc…
    - 37 days ago12 Mar 14, 4:52pm -

Imaging Resource

HDSLRshooter

  • newNew AtomOS 5 Update
    Atomos just released their latest update to their AtomOS 5 operating system. It adds a number of color adjustments, support for the Spyder Color Calibration Unit and more. Here’s the full feature set from Atomos: Rec. 709 Screen Adjustments and C-L…
    - 3 hours ago18 Apr 14, 5:28am -
  • newNAB 2014: The AJA CION
    Continuing our efforts to bring you the best coverage of NAB 2014, we have the next big camera that shook up the show even before it started, the CION from AJA. Sunday afternoon, the day before exhibits open, we get a tip on an interesting new camera…
    - 23 hours ago17 Apr 14, 8:46am -
  • NAB 2014: Blackmagic Design’s Studio Camera
    The second of two cameras revealed by Blackmagic at NAB (the first being the URSA), the Blackmagic Studio Camera is exactly what the name says: a studio camera. The Studio Camera comes in both HD and 4K versions, with the HD shipping now and the 4K s…
    - 2 days ago16 Apr 14, 4:36am -
  • NAB 2014: Blackmagic Design’s URSA
    A couple of this year’s standouts came from Blackmagic Design, something that’s become sort of a common occurrence over the last few years. While we were expecting a new camera announcement by no means did we expect two. The first of these, the…
    - 3 days ago15 Apr 14, 7:53pm -
  • NAB 2014 – An Inside View
    Since covering NAB for the first time in 2011, we here at HDSLR Shooter have become accustomed to the fast and furious pace of trying to get interviews with as many exhibitors as possible year after year, paying special attention to the news that mat…
    - 3 days ago14 Apr 14, 9:20pm -

Rumors


canonrumors

  • newDXOMark Compares the Sigma 50 f/1.4 Art to Zeiss 55 f/1.4 Otus

    DXOMark Compares the Sigma 50 f/1.4 Art to Zeiss 55 f/1.4 Otus

    DXOMark has completed their review of the Sigma 50 f/1.4 DG HSM Art series lens and put it in direct competition with the Zeiss 55 f/1.4 Otus lens. The Sigma holds up very well. However, as expected, the Zeiss does look to be a better lens optically,…
    - 11 hours ago17 Apr 14, 8:44pm -
  • newPatent: Canon EF 24-70 f/2.8L IS

    Patent: Canon EF 24-70 f/2.8L IS

    Another patent showing a Canon EF 24-70 f/2.8L IS. We have seem them in the past and have been told that prototypes have existed for such a lens. The issue has always been size and weight and it being usable over long periods of time for event photog…
    - 12 hours ago17 Apr 14, 8:37pm -
  • UK Exclusive: Canon Unveils White EOS 100D and EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 IS STM Lens

    UK Exclusive: Canon Unveils White EOS 100D and EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 IS STM Lens

    United Kingdom, 16 April 2014 – Canon today introduces a new white edition of the world’s smallest and lightest APS-C DSLR , the EOS 100D, as well as a new white version of its EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 IS STM zoom lens. Ideal for first time users l…
    - 1 day ago17 Apr 14, 2:05am -
  • Canon EOS M3 in Q3 of 2014?

    Canon EOS M3 in Q3 of 2014?

    Northlight has posted 2 EOS M cameras potentially coming in Q3 of 2014, which would make it a Photokina camera. The 2 models will be split into entry level and prosumer. Canon has said they’re committed to the EOS M system and will continue to deve…
    - 4 days ago14 Apr 14, 9:38am -
  • Shooting in Namibia with the Canon EOS 6D

    Shooting in Namibia with the Canon EOS 6D

    I am currently on a landscape photography workshop lead by Andy Biggs and Joshua Holko and alongside a lot of very cool people from around the globe. The landscape is absolutely stunning to say the least. When I came to Namibia, I decided I wouldn’…
    - 5 days ago13 Apr 14, 10:30am -

NikonRumors

  • newNikon 1 V3 mirrorless camera now shipping

    Nikon 1 V3 mirrorless camera now shipping

    The Nikon 1 V3 camera started shipping today worldwide (Amazon may still have some in stock). I can also confirm that B&H added a free Nikon FT1 adapter to existing Nikon 1 V3 camera pre-orders: Posted by NikonRumors.com This RSS feed is copyrighte…
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  • The Kodak Hawkeye II / Nikon F3 was one of the first electronic stills cameras used by NASA in space

    The Kodak Hawkeye II / Nikon F3 was one of the first electronic stills cameras used by NASA in space

    Here's a video that shows footage of the very first electronic stills camera used by NASA in space during the last months of 1991, the Kodak Hawkeye II. Using a standard Nikon F3 body; the system was the forerunner to the Kodak Professional DCS-DC3,…
    - 1 day ago17 Apr 14, 1:49am -
  • Nikon FT1 adapter L firmware update 1.20 released

    Nikon FT1 adapter L firmware update 1.20 released

    Nikon released a new L firmware update 1.20 for the FT1 adapter ($209.99) with support for the Nikon 1 V3 mirrorless camera. Download links: Nikon USA Nikon EU Posted by NikonRumors.com This RSS feed is copyrighted and cannot be republished in any…
    - 2 days ago16 Apr 14, 2:28pm -
  • Nikon Capture NX 2.4.7 released

    Nikon Capture NX 2.4.7 released

    In addition to the new ViewXN version, Nikon also released Capture NX 2.4.7 ($131.99). Download links: Nikon USA Nikon EU List of Capture NX 2.4.7 updates: Support for RAW images captured with the Nikon 1 V3 and COOLPIX S810C has been added. Suppor…
    - 3 days ago15 Apr 14, 1:48pm -
  • Nikon ViewNX 2.9.2 released

    Nikon ViewNX 2.9.2 released

    Nikon released ViewNX 2.9.2 with the support for the latest Nikon 1 V3 and Coolpix S810C cameras. Support for Windows XP has been eliminated. Posted by NikonRumors.com This RSS feed is copyrighted and cannot be republished in any way without permi…
    - 3 days ago15 Apr 14, 2:50am -

4/3 Rumors

  • newOlympus 25mm and 12-40mm lens reviews at ePhotozine.

    Olympus 25mm and 12-40mm lens reviews at ePhotozine.

    Image courtesy: ePhotozine ePhotozine is busy testing new Olympus lenses: 1) Olympus M.Zuiko 25mm f/1.8 ED Premium Lens Review (Click here). This lens is certainly capable of producing excellent quality images, with sharpness being excellent in the c…
    - 9 hours ago17 Apr 14, 11:14pm -
  • new$150 off on Nocticron (one for sale only). $100 off on the Panasonic GH3.

    $150 off on Nocticron (one for sale only). $100 off on the Panasonic GH3.

    What you see her eon top is a slightly damaged Nocticron box (the lens and inside box is intact!). And because of that small cosmetic damage you can get it with $150 off at . They also do sell E-M1 with 12-40mm Open Box kits with a huge $300 discount…
    - 16 hours ago17 Apr 14, 4:30pm -
  • new(FT3) Short note: E-P5 firmware release slightly delayed.

    (FT3) Short note: E-P5 firmware release slightly delayed.

    I got a short note from an anonymous source saying the expected E-P5 firmware update release got a small delay. And the same source confirmed there is no E-M5 firmware update coming any time soon. This means no 0 anti shock feature coming for E-M5 ca…
    - 18 hours ago17 Apr 14, 1:56pm -
  • new(FT4) Metabones working on a dedicated Speedbooster for the GH4

    (FT4) Metabones working on a dedicated Speedbooster for the GH4

    Image on top shows one of the current Speed Booster ofr MFT. A source just told me that Metabones is working on a special GH4 Speed Booster adapter that will create a perfect DX/Super35 lens view. There are no other specs and release info yet. Remind…
    - 23 hours ago17 Apr 14, 8:45am -
  • Leica 15mm gest tested by DxO. Is sharper than the Olympus 17mm lens.

    Leica 15mm gest tested by DxO. Is sharper than the Olympus 17mm lens.

    DxOmark (Click here) just published the Leica 15mm f/1.7 lens test. The lens is very sharp and the only major flaw is the chromatic aberration which you can correct anyway in post processing or in camera if you use it on a Panasonic. Greta tiny lens!…
    - 2 days ago16 Apr 14, 3:18pm -

Northlight Images Rumors

  • More camera sales decline graphs...
    Camera sales figures falling, and the rise in numbers of photos taken
    - 3 days ago15 Apr 14, 2:41pm -
  • EOS-M 'not dead yet'...
    In addition to the three APS-C DSLRs mentioned yesterday, we're told that two EOS-M models will be on sale by the end of the year
    - 4 days ago14 Apr 14, 9:25am -
  • 7D2, 750D, 150D all for Q3?
    A busy summer for Canon DSLR releases?
    - 5 days ago13 Apr 14, 5:12pm -
  • Pentax 645z 52MP MF
    Full specs and pictures appear.Official release is Tuesday
    - 6 days ago12 Apr 14, 2:48pm -
  • Sigma 50/1.4 - $949
    The Sigma 50/1.4 will be available for Sigma, Sony, Nikon, and Canon mounts in late April for $949
    - 7 days ago11 Apr 14, 8:20am -

Photo Rumors

  • newSigma 50mm f/1.4 DG HSM Art lens (Canon version) tested at DxOmark

    Sigma 50mm f/1.4 DG HSM Art lens (Canon version) tested at DxOmark

    DxOMark published their test results for the Canon version of the Sigma 50mm f/1.4 DG HSM Art lens ($949): Sigma 50mm Art vs. Zeiss Otus vs. Zeiss Planar Sigma 50mm Art vs. Sigma 50mm vs. Zeiss Makro-Planar Sigma 50mm Art vs. Canon 50mm f/1.2 vs. Ca…
    - 17 hours ago17 Apr 14, 2:58pm -
  • newMitakon 50mm f/0.95 lens price: $800

    Mitakon 50mm f/0.95 lens price: $800

    Quick update on my post from yesterday: the price of the new Mitakon 50mm f/0.95 lens from MXcamera will be $799. The lens will be available for pre-order on April 20th on MXcamera's online store. Posted by PhotoRumors.com This RSS feed is copyrighte…
    - 18 hours ago17 Apr 14, 2:16pm -
  • newWhat else is new?

    What else is new?

    → Two new Canon EOS M mirrorless camera are rumored to be announced by the end of the year (Q3). Most likely we will not see them in the US. → Canon announced a white edition of the EOS 100D camera and EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 IS STM lens in the…
    - 18 hours ago17 Apr 14, 2:10pm -
  • Zeiss to announce a new Otus 85mm f/1.4 lens for Photokina

    Zeiss to announce a new Otus 85mm f/1.4 lens for Photokina

    Zeiss is rumored to announce a new Otus 85mm f/1.4 lens for the 2014 Photokina show in September. Two new Otus lenses (including a fast f/1.4 wide angle model) were already mentioned last year in interview with Zeiss reps. Zeiss currently has only o…
    - 1 day ago16 Apr 14, 9:59pm -
  • The latest patents from Google, Panasonic, Tamron, Canon and Olympus

    The latest patents from Google, Panasonic, Tamron, Canon and Olympus

    → Google patented a camera embedded in contact lenses. → Panasonic filed a patent for a high resolution light field camera. → Tamron filed a patent for a 15-50mm f/1.4 lens designed for 1/1.7" sensor. → Canon filed a patent for 85mm f/1…
    - 2 days ago16 Apr 14, 7:32pm -

Noob Corner


Learning DSLR video

DSLR Film Noob

  • Panasonic GH4 4k High ISO testing
    Even though the Sony a7s looks to be an amazing camera, I still have my eye on the Panasonic GH4. Having 4k in such a tiny little package at that price point really makes the GH4 attractive for lightweight travel. The only real concern I had was high…
    - 4 days ago13 Apr 14, 11:57pm -
  • More Sony a7s low light testing, a Hero 4 in the works, and a 4k pocket recorder rumor

    More Sony a7s low light testing, a Hero 4 in the works, and a 4k pocket recorder rumor

    At NAB this week I wasn’t able to dismount the a7s from it’s stand or use a memory card in the camera so my low light testing was a little bit crude. This video just released by Sony really gives you a much better idea of how amazing this camera…
    - 5 days ago12 Apr 14, 11:55pm -
  • Sit down talk with the guys from Next Wave DV
    Ian and I had a chance to sit down with Tony and Sean from Next Wave DV yesterday morning. It was a bit informal but we had a pretty good time. I might have been off on a few things, i.e. 2.7k on the gopro not 2.5k and 32,000 iso is 8 stops not 10, […
    - 6 days ago12 Apr 14, 7:17pm -
  • First look at the Panasonic GH4k – Hands on
    Panasonic was kind enough to let us play around with the Panasonic GH4 and film at their booth. Not a whole lot has changed in terms of shape and design with the GH4. The body feels very similar to the GH3 I was playing around with last week. Up clos…
    - 9 days ago9 Apr 14, 5:17pm -
  • Sony a7s high ISO testing up to 80,000 – I’m in love
    I mentioned last night that I was very impressed with the Sony a7s low light performance. But sometimes you really have to see it to believe it. Sony was kind enough to let me hang out at their booth and shoot these high ISO tests. They wouldn’t le…
    - 9 days ago8 Apr 14, 10:02pm -

International


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Brazil

Dutch

  • 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…
    - 97 days ago11 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 -
  • NOLAB DIGITAL SUPER-8

    NOLAB DIGITAL SUPER-8

    Nolab Digital Super8 De HDSLR35 website is zeker geen nieuws-site en al helemaal geen site waarop je dagelijks allerlei meldingen van nieuwe producten kan lezen. Maar de Nolab Digital Super8 is een nieuwtje dat het verdient om vermeld te worden. Pers…
    - 12 Dec 13, 8:40am -
  • EBU R128

    EBU R128

    EBU R128 De meeste mensen kennen de campagne van de belastingdienst nog wel: ‘Leuker kunnen wij het niet maken’, wel makkelijker. Wat mij betreft kan deze kreet ook voor de hele EBU R128 gebruikt worden. Alhoewel het dan beter is om de boel om te…
    - 6 Dec 13, 1:50am -
  • ZEISS 25MM 2.8 (ZF.2) ***

    ZEISS 25MM 2.8 (ZF.2) ***

    De volgende Na het schrijven van een review over de Zeiss 50mm Makro waag ik mij nu aan een review over een tweede Zeiss objectief. In dit geval het 25mm 2.8 objectief een objectief dat zich op bijvoorbeeld de Black Magic Cinema Camera als een standa…
    - 26 Nov 13, 12:04am -

Cine7D

    alegaules

    • Pesca predatória de turistas em fisherman’s wharf – São Francisco

      Pesca predatória de turistas em fisherman’s wharf – São Francisco

      Já faz um bom tempo que não fazia novos posts no blog, atualmente tenho me dedicado a alguns outros projetos e também estou terminando um curso nos Estados Unidos, nesse tempo pude aproveitar bastante para visitar alguns lugares que sempre tive vo…
      - 23 Apr 12, 5:56am -
    • Job Institucional Mandic

      Job Institucional Mandic

      Sei que estou bem defasado em relação aos posts aqui no blog, nas ultimas semanas estou completamente na correria devido a vários projetos que acabaram aparecendo ao mesmo tempo! Nesta próxima segunda estou viajando para a Alemanha para um evento…
      - 1 Mar 12, 4:46am -
    • Making Of Colírio Colorido – Canon T2i

      Making Of Colírio Colorido – Canon T2i

      Making Of do Ensaio Colirio Colorido do mês de Fevereiro de 2012 para o blog curitiba Tatuagem Produção: Talita Buchuk Modelo: Bernardo Sicuro Câmeras: Andreas Andrade e André Nisgoski Trilha Sonora: Shall My Blood Fail – Zeitgeist Co. Uma Rea…
      - 13 Feb 12, 9:01pm -
    • Review e tutorial 5D Leaks

      Review e tutorial 5D Leaks

      O 5D Leaks é uma ferramenta bem legal e que a cada dia ganha mais popularidade na internet Conheça, veja os resultados e aprenda a utiliza-lo em seus vídeos editando no Adobe Premiere Pro Preparei um pequeno review sobre o produto e um pequeno tut…
      - 6 Feb 12, 12:33am -
    • Já experimentou o novo Vimeo???

      Já experimentou o novo Vimeo???

      Um dos melhores sites do mundo para hospedagem de vídeo e produções audiovisuais está de cara nova O Vimeo que é respeitado e utilizado por grande parte dos principais nomes da nossa indústria deu uma recauchutada completa, além de estar mais…
      - 2 Feb 12, 2:17pm -

    cinefotografiando

    • "Like nowhere else, all in one place.. All you need is Ecuador"

      "Like nowhere else, all in one place.. All you need is Ecuador"

      Impresionante ha sido "All you need is Ecuador", la nueva campaña internacional que persigue convertir al Ecuador en una potencia turística a nivel mundial, y que abre el debate a la vez que se vuelve viral en las redes y el mundo entero. Con una e…
      - 16 days ago1 Apr 14, 9:19pm -
    • La perfección existe.

      La perfección existe.

      La perfección existe, y son estos animales. Filmados a 4000fps (cuadros por segundo), es impresionante la belleza de estas criaturas. Es interesantísimo ver las reacciones de los cuidadores de los animales, personas que conocen cada detalle de su v…
      - 35 days ago13 Mar 14, 11:59pm -
    • No hay nada nuevo bajo el sol.

      No hay nada nuevo bajo el sol.

      Las coincidencias creativas son mas frecuentes de lo que imaginamos. Estos son tres ejemplos de clips musicales, los que a pesar de utilizar una idea muy similar, logran resultados diferentes, separados por la cortina del tiempo.Rolling Stones "Love…
      - 36 days ago13 Mar 14, 2:47am -
    • "Alien" de Thierry Muglier

      "Alien" de Thierry Muglier

      El despertar de la diosa del sol cuando sus rayos la tocan al momento de alcanzar el zenith. Comercial para Thierry Muglier, dirigido por Floria Sigismondi, con música de Sigur Rós.)))
      - 36 days ago12 Mar 14, 11:30pm -
    • Phantom, Movi, Red Bull y mucha nieve.

      Phantom, Movi, Red Bull y mucha nieve.

      Esto es lo que resulta de una producción que involucre a Red Bull, el MOVI10, una cámara Phantom y mucha nieve, claro, con el arte de Nick Goepper.))
      - 37 days ago12 Mar 14, 3:34pm -

    PetaPixel

    Fstoppers

    • newIn 1991, Nikon Was One of NASA’s First Electronic Still Cameras

      In 1991, Nikon Was One of NASA’s First Electronic Still Cameras

      In 1991, NASA sent out a hacked Nikon F3 with a Kodak digital back out into space. The camera was called the Kodak Hawkeye II. I was born in 1993 and even in that time, this kind of technology was almost unheard of. [more]
      - 11 hours ago17 Apr 14, 9:35pm -
    • new‘Good Morning America’ Recommends Hiring a Student For Your Wedding Photography

      ‘Good Morning America’ Recommends Hiring a Student For Your Wedding Photography

      What are the best ways to save money on your wedding day? Good Morning America (GMA) ran a story recently in which their soon-to-be wed reporter Ginger Zee recommends contacting your local school to reach out to someone interested in photography. Tha…
      - 12 hours ago17 Apr 14, 8:35pm -
    • newHow To Put Together A Lifestyle Photo Shoot: Part II

      How To Put Together A Lifestyle Photo Shoot: Part II

      When it comes to putting together a photo shoot, if there is anything that I’ve learned (and continue to learn), is that the time spent working out the smallest details will save you from at best a tremendous amount of work after the fact, and at w…
      - 13 hours ago17 Apr 14, 7:30pm -
    • newZeiss Otus Bests Sigma 50mm Art, but What Has the Best Value?

      Zeiss Otus Bests Sigma 50mm Art, but What Has the Best Value?

      Though no one at Sigma has ever told me they were gunning to best the Zeiss 55mm f/1.4 Otus when they released the 50mm f/1.4 Art, it’s been pretty widely accepted that was their goal (since crushing Nikon and Canon glass doesn’t seem to be a cha…
      - 13 hours ago17 Apr 14, 7:27pm -
    • newWin Free Admission To The Fstoppers Photography Workshops In The Bahamas

      Win Free Admission To The Fstoppers Photography Workshops In The Bahamas

      Just a few hours and/or days left on these!  The first ever Fstoppers Workshops taking place in the Bahamas May 28th – June 1st is quickly approaching. Our crazy Atlantis Hotel Discount Room Rate is expiring on the April 22nd , and all of the inst…
      - 13 hours ago17 Apr 14, 7:15pm -

    The PhoBlographer

    PhotoFocus

    • new“Documentary Photographers make visual sense of current thinking.”

      “Documentary Photographers make visual sense of current thinking.”

      “Documentary Photographers make visual sense of current thinking.” -  Val WilliamsFiled under: Inspiration
      - 11 hours ago17 Apr 14, 9:30pm -
    • newGet Free Lightroom Presets from Photofocus and Mosaic

      Get Free Lightroom Presets from Photofocus and Mosaic

      You might have missed that the Photofocus team has been hard at work creating great presets for Lightroom.  It’s part of our partnership with Mosaic (be sure to check out the Lightroom Learning Center). Photofocus contributor Lisa Robinson offers…
      - 15 hours ago17 Apr 14, 5:30pm -
    • newHandheld HDR — Is it Possible?

      Handheld HDR — Is it Possible?

      Photofocus contributor Nicolesy ran a great post about HDR lately where she asked, is it a fad? The debate in the comments pointed out to me that most folks think you have to shoot from a tripod.  While this is ideal, it’s not critical. The imag…
      - 19 hours ago17 Apr 14, 1:00pm -
    • Featured Photo by Jose Viven

      Featured Photo by Jose Viven

      Editor’s Note: Each week we’ll be featuring members of the Photofocus community.  Part of our New Year’s resolution is to focus on new and emerging talent.  As such, Melissa Niu will personally select images from our readers and feature th…
      - 1 day ago16 Apr 14, 9:30pm -
    • Lightroom Hangout: Power-up with Plugins (TODAY)

      Lightroom Hangout: Power-up with Plugins (TODAY)

      Nicole S. Young will be joining Rob Sylvan and Levi Sim on Wednesday’s Lightroom Hangout to help us learn the power of plugins. Plugins are extra apps that work with Lightroom to enrich your workflow and add real polish to your pictures. Nicole wro…
      - 2 days ago16 Apr 14, 3:00pm -