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  • This just in… Digital Bolex to Stop Sales June 30! 

    This just in… Digital Bolex to Stop Sales June 30! 

    Well, it is a sad day – I’ve just seen this and wanted to share it urgently… the Digital Bolex team has decided to cease selling new cameras effective June 30th. ...     Related StoriesRain Bomb Captured as it Explodes in the SkyA Closer…
    - 1 day ago 28 Jun 16, 2:40am -
  • Phenomenal Underwater Raw Show Reel from Canon 5D Mark III and Magic Lantern

    Phenomenal Underwater Raw Show Reel from Canon 5D Mark III and Magic Lantern

    This is a special guest post by Richard Brooks describing the use of Magic Lantern on a Canon EOS 5D Mark III underwater.  For those of you wondering if people are still ...     Related StoriesThe Canon EOS 5D Mark II – The Real Game Change…
    - 2 days ago 27 Jun 16, 1:26pm -
  • What does it take to make an ‘iconic’ image? Ansel Adams on capturing Moonrise over Hernandez

    What does it take to make an ‘iconic’ image? Ansel Adams on capturing Moonrise over Hernandez

    This morning while looking for interesting news, I found this fascinating account of Mr. Adams stumbling across and photographing the iconic “Moon Over Hernandez” image. With 2 teenagers, I’m recently thinking ...     Related StoriesA Clo…
    - 4 days ago 25 Jun 16, 1:00pm -
  • A Closer Look at the New ZEISS Lens Gears

    A Closer Look at the New ZEISS Lens Gears

    *Sponsored post* Everyone knows Zeiss makes some incredible photography lenses. But what if you wanted to use them to shoot video? Well, using your hands to change focus while shooting ...     Related StoriesPanasonic 12mm f1.4, HEVC, Legion M,…
    - 6 days ago 23 Jun 16, 1:55pm -
  • Rain Bomb Captured as it Explodes in the Sky

    Rain Bomb Captured as it Explodes in the Sky

    I saw this timelapse the other day and said “wow” and just thought I’d share.  I’ve never heard the phrase ‘rain bomb’ but this sure shows that! The lighting set ...     Related StoriesSharpen Your Skills and Capture Your Passions.…
    - 6 days ago 23 Jun 16, 1:13pm -
  • The First Medium-format mirrorless! Hasselblad unveils X1D

    The First Medium-format mirrorless! Hasselblad unveils X1D

    Now here we go! The first 50mp Mirrorless camera is set to rock the world and it is from Hasselblad – the X1D So, what does that mean? Well, first ...     Related StoriesPanasonic 12mm f1.4, HEVC, Legion M, and More on DSLR FILM NOOB Podcast1d…
    - 7 days ago 22 Jun 16, 1:55pm -
  • Panasonic 12mm f1.4, HEVC, Legion M, and More on DSLR FILM NOOB Podcast

    Panasonic 12mm f1.4, HEVC, Legion M, and More on DSLR FILM NOOB Podcast

    Via Deejay Scharton @DSLR Film Noob: Mitch from planet5D.com joins me to discuss the new Panasonic 12mm f1.4, HEVC, Legion M, and more. You can find the show notes here. ...     Related Stories1dX II Lens Issues, Vitrima, H4n Pro, and More on DS…
    - 7 days ago 22 Jun 16, 1:12pm -
  • Insanely Detailed Canon 1DX Mark II “Real World Review” From A Nikon Shooter – Will It Be In Your Bag?

    Insanely Detailed Canon 1DX Mark II “Real World Review” From A Nikon Shooter – Will It Be In Your Bag?

    For those of you wanting the Canon EOS-1D X Mark II or drooling over it like me, here’s a “real world review” from FroKnowsPhoto I did have my hands on ...     Related Stories1dX II Lens Issues, Vitrima, H4n Pro, and More on DSLR FILM NOOB…
    - 8 days ago 21 Jun 16, 1:53pm -
  • Amazing Beauty of Summer Filmed on the DJI Zenmuse X5R

    Amazing Beauty of Summer Filmed on the DJI Zenmuse X5R

    Friend of planet5D Luke Neumann creates a lot of beautiful imagery I found this video he posted recently and thought I’d share it with y’all He’s flying the DJI Zenmuse X5R and ...     Related StoriesThe Drone For You! The New DJI Phanto…
    - 9 days ago 20 Jun 16, 1:30pm -
  • Giveaway Winners: Who Won the Syrp Motion Control Giveaway?

    Giveaway Winners: Who Won the Syrp Motion Control Giveaway?

    We’re still on target to have at many more giveaways this year. We have one going on now too! And, there’s a page with all of the upcoming giveaways that are scheduled (note the ...     Related Storiesplanet5D Musicbed Giveaway Winners P…
    - 10 days ago 19 Jun 16, 1:47pm -

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  • This just in... Digital Bolex to Stop Sales June 30! 

    This just in... Digital Bolex to Stop Sales June 30! 

    Well, it is a sad day – I’ve just seen this and wanted to share it urgently… the Digital Bolex team has decided to cease selling new cameras effective June 30th. [adrotate group=”6″] Some will say it is overdue, and some will be very sad.…
    - 1 day ago 28 Jun 16, 2:40am -
  • Phenomenal Underwater Raw Show Reel from Canon 5D Mark III and Magic Lantern

    Phenomenal Underwater Raw Show Reel from Canon 5D Mark III and Magic Lantern

    This is a special guest post by Richard Brooks describing the use of Magic Lantern on a Canon EOS 5D Mark III underwater. [adrotate group=”6″] For those of you wondering if people are still using Magic Lantern on DSLRs, the answer is obviousl…
    - 2 days ago 27 Jun 16, 2:31pm -
  • What does it take to make an 'iconic' image? Ansel Adams on capturing Moonrise over Hernandez

    What does it take to make an 'iconic' image? Ansel Adams on capturing Moonrise over Hernandez

    This morning while looking for interesting news, I found this fascinating account of Mr. Adams stumbling across and photographing the iconic “Moon Over Hernandez” image. [adrotate group=”6″] With 2 teenagers, I’m recently thinking about ho…
    - 4 days ago 25 Jun 16, 2:00pm -
  • Rain Bomb: Rare 'Wet Microburst’ Caught on Camera in Stunning Timelapse

    Rain Bomb: Rare 'Wet Microburst’ Caught on Camera in Stunning Timelapse

    Rain Bomb: Rare ‘Wet Microburst’ Caught on Camera in Stunning Timelapse Subscribe to our YouTube channel so you don’t miss out: bit.ly/Oc61Hj A STORM chaser captures a huge burst of wind and rain which explodes in the sky and crashes to the gro…
    - 5 days ago 24 Jun 16, 11:00am -
  • Rain Bomb Captured as it Explodes in the Sky

    Rain Bomb Captured as it Explodes in the Sky

    I saw this timelapse the other day and said “wow” and just thought I’d share. [adrotate group=”6″] I’ve never heard the phrase ‘rain bomb’ but this sure shows that! The lighting set this off of course. We as photographers and filmma…
    - 6 days ago 23 Jun 16, 2:06pm -
  • A Closer Look at the New ZEISS Lens Gears

    A Closer Look at the New ZEISS Lens Gears

    *Sponsored post* Everyone knows Zeiss makes some incredible photography lenses. But what if you wanted to use them to shoot video? Well, using your hands to change focus while shooting video is problematic – which is why they invented follow focus…
    - 6 days ago 23 Jun 16, 2:01pm -
  • DJI Zenmuse X5R - "Into Summer" (4K/UHD)

    DJI Zenmuse X5R - "Into Summer" (4K/UHD)

    Downloadable DNG Sequence: www.mediafire.com/download/pvt…; Filmed on the Zenmuse X5R with the Olympus 12 and 45mm lenses. DJI Osmo, custom crane, and DJI Inspire 1 were used to move the camera. Locations: Ireland, Cotswalds, Grand Tetons, and Oreg…
    - 6 days ago 23 Jun 16, 11:02am -
  • The First Medium-format mirrorless! Hasselblad unveils X1D

    The First Medium-format mirrorless! Hasselblad unveils X1D

    Now here we go! The first 50mp Mirrorless camera is set to rock the world and it is from Hasselblad – the X1D [adrotate group=”6″] So, what does that mean? Well, first off, you know it is going to be expensive LOL – coming in at around $8995…
    - 7 days ago 22 Jun 16, 2:22pm -
  • Panasonic 12mm f1.4, HEVC, Legion M, and More on DSLR FILM NOOB Podcast

    Panasonic 12mm f1.4, HEVC, Legion M, and More on DSLR FILM NOOB Podcast

    Via Deejay Scharton @DSLR Film Noob:[adrotate group=”6″] Mitch from planet5D.com joins me to discuss the new Panasonic 12mm f1.4, HEVC, Legion M, and more. You can find the show notes here. You can find the show on itunes here & Soundcloud. Yo…
    - 7 days ago 22 Jun 16, 1:13pm -
  • Stunning Aurora Borealis from Space in Ultra-High Definition (4K)

    Stunning Aurora Borealis from Space in Ultra-High Definition (4K)

    NASA Television’s newest offering, NASA TV UHD, brings ultra-high definition video to a new level with the kind of imagery only the world’s leader in space exploration could provide. Harmonic produced this show exclusively for NASA TV UHD, using…
    - 7 days ago 22 Jun 16, 11:03am -

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  • It’s here – my thoughts on the new Canon 1DX MkII

    It’s here – my thoughts on the new Canon 1DX MkII

      For the past week or so I’ve been lucky to get a chance to shoot Canon’s new flagship camera – the EOS 1DX MKII. As many of you know, I used the previous version of this camera extensively on the AIR project in conjunction with the Canon 5Ds…
    - 2 Feb 16, 4:01am -
  • Open Invitation To The Opening of “AIR” at the Fahey Klein Gallery, December 10th in LA

    Open Invitation To The Opening of “AIR” at the  Fahey Klein Gallery, December 10th in LA

    This has been and continues to be a HUGE few days for me and for AIR. We’ve just shipped the first 1600 signed books (all pre-orders were signed, see below for what kind of daunting task that was – there are only about 800 in the picture below!…
    - 8 Dec 15, 5:39am -
  • The 2015 Holiday Gear Guide

    The 2015 Holiday Gear Guide

    The “Ultimate” Holiday Gear Guide We’ve gone through a LOT of gear this year on a pretty wide variety of still, live action, and time lapse jobs this year that have taken my team and I a few times around the world in the last 12 months (150K mi…
    - 27 Nov 15, 3:08am -

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Gateway 2016 Season in Photos
A season's worth of practice and shows with the fabulous young people from Gateway Indoor Percussion http://Gatewayindoor.orgThis is my second season volunteering with this amazing world class organization. I've learned so much and i'm so blessed t…
- 79 days ago 11 Apr 16, 3:02am -
MeetEdgar - why use this over Buffer or Hootsuite?
MeetEdgar - why use this over Buffer or Hootsuite to fill your social media queue? planetMitch from planet5D.com and smartBusinessPlanet.com with the answer!
- 13 Feb 16, 11:18pm -
Canon EOS-1D X Mark II Info For Filmmakers with Barry Anderson & planetMitch
Canon EOS-1D X Mark II Info For Filmmakers with Barry Anderson & planetMitch from planet5D.com (note - this was recorded with Google Hangouts and I don't know why the audio is out of sync with the mouths)We talk about the VIDEO side of the new Cano…
- 2 Feb 16, 6:27am -
Quuu, Buffer, and Start a Fire to fill your social media
Using Quuu, Buffer, and Start a Fire to fill your social media - Facebook, twitter, and linkedin - simple and free!Join us at http://smartBusinessPlanet.com/join
- 9 Jan 16, 2:52pm -
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  • newCanon 1D X Mark II Image Corruption with SanDisk CFast Cards

    Canon 1D X Mark II Image Corruption with SanDisk CFast Cards

    Canon USA has issued a product advisory for the Canon 1D X Mark II. In a specific set of circumstances, certain SanDisk CFast 2.0 cards can cause corrupted images with the Canon 1D X Mark II.  Canon says this is a problem with the SanDisk cards; how…
    - 6 hours ago 29 Jun 16, 3:26am -
  • newNikon Lens Instant Rebates End Soon

    Nikon Lens Instant Rebates End Soon

    Several Nikon lenses have instant rebates up to $200 off through July 2. Applicable lenses include the AF-S 70-200mm v/2.8G ED VR II, the 24-70mm f/2.8E ED VR and the 14-24mm f/2.8G ED lenses, among others. You can find them all here at B&H Photo. Co…
    - 19 hours ago 28 Jun 16, 1:46pm -
  • Deal: Manfrotto Off Road Hiker 30L Backpack for $69

    Deal: Manfrotto Off Road Hiker 30L Backpack for $69

    B&H has the Manfrotto Off Road Hiker 30L backpack for $69.95 for today only as a Deal Zone deal. It is available in either gray or red. Check it out here at B&H Photo. Copyright/DMCA Notice: The RSS entry was originally published on Photography Bay.…
    - 2 days ago 27 Jun 16, 2:23pm -
  • Reader Photos Roundup: June 26, 2016

    Reader Photos Roundup: June 26, 2016

    It’s time for our weekly break from the gear for a few minutes so we can enjoy another round of reader photos from the Photography Bay Flickr Group. Check out the rest of the photos below. Clicking on the photos will take you to its Flickr page whe…
    - 3 days ago 26 Jun 16, 4:23am -
  • Apple Digital Camera RAW Update 6.20 Now Available

    Apple Digital Camera RAW Update 6.20 Now Available

    Apple has released Digital Camera RAW Compatibility Update 6.20, which adds system-level RAW file support for a number of cameras. Supported cameras in this latest release include the following: Canon EOS-1D X Mark II Canon EOS 80D Canon EOS Rebel T6…
    - 5 days ago 24 Jun 16, 5:30pm -

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  • 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

  • newFirst Look: Tangent Ripple Control Surface

    First Look: Tangent Ripple Control Surface

    Here's an early peak at the Tangent Ripple control surface, which offers some of the functionality of the company's more upscale products at a fraction of the price.TangentRippleTangent RippleControl Surfacetrackballsfirst look
    - 1 hour ago 29 Jun 16, 8:00am -
  • newPanasonic releases new AG-AC30 handheld

    Panasonic releases new AG-AC30 handheld

    Panasonic’s latest handheld bills itself as a semipro shooter for business use with some superb low light characteristics. It has a few other tricks up its sleeve too.panasonicPanasonic AGAC30camcorderspalmsizehandheld
    - 14 hours ago 28 Jun 16, 7:00pm -
  • newDigital Bolex to stop making cameras

    Digital Bolex to stop making cameras

    The proverbial 'little engine that could' has, sadly, decided that its last time around the bend is in sight.Digital BolexD1612bitBusinesscrowdfundedKickstarter
    - 18 hours ago 28 Jun 16, 3:00pm -
  • 8K video will be the new Still Photography

    8K video will be the new Still Photography

    Each still frame in an 8K video is a 32 megapixel still image. It may just be that 8K video is the best way to capture still images in the future.8KPhotographyCanonRED32 megapixels32 MPixels
    - 1 day ago 28 Jun 16, 8:00am -
  • Sony releases FS7 v4.0 firmware

    Sony releases FS7 v4.0 firmware

    Sony has released its promised version 4.0 firmware for the PMW-FS7, while supplies of the camera remain affected by April’s Kumamoto earthquake.Sony FS7Sony CamcorderFirmware update
    - 1 day ago 27 Jun 16, 11:00pm -

FD Times

  • Brexit and Film Production
    About Brexit, your broker is surely saying, “Keep calm, carry on, stay the course.” Sinking ships come to mind. Markets hate uncertainty. They also make big bad bets. So do bookies. Online British Betting websites have long been a favorite bar…
    - 1 day ago 27 Jun 16, 9:26pm -
  • Creative Solutions Open House New York
    Creative Solutions opened their doors on June 23rd in the new Greenpoint Creative Solutions Showroom at 190 West Street, Brooklyn, NY 11222. Mark Pederson (CEO / Co-Founder) and Aldey Sanchez (COO / Co-Founder)  hosted about 100 members of the…
    - 4 days ago 25 Jun 16, 3:02am -
  • Preston LR2 Demo at Keslow Camera
    Preston Cinema Systems will present their Light Ranger 2 Focus System at Keslow Camera on Saturday, July 16, 2-5 pm. The Open House will provide hand-on demos with a large variety of camera and lens combinations equipped with the LR2. Howard Pre…
    - 8 days ago 20 Jun 16, 11:55pm -
  • Tiffen’s Steadicam LA 2016 Workshop
    The Queen Mary Workshop, Long Beach, California, April 2016  by Chris Fawcett, inventor of the Steadicam Fawcett Exovest photos: Nadiya Rodkina Steadicam remains one of the strongest storytelling tools for cinematographers. There is no other way to…
    - 11 days ago 18 Jun 16, 3:59pm -
  • First painting of a Movie Theater: Sickert’s “The Gallery at the Old Mogul”
    Christie’s will auction “The Gallery at the Old Mogul” on June 20th in London. The painting, by Walter Sickert, is one of the earliest paintings in the world of a theatrical projection in a movie theater. (The Old Mogul was not... read more..…
    - 13 days ago 16 Jun 16, 8:58pm -

FCP.co - FCPX news

  • Free Tutorial: The third dimension in Apple's Motion -and beyond

    Free Tutorial: The third dimension in Apple's Motion -and beyond

    In this latest tutorial from Motion guru Fox Mahoney, he takes a deep look into the advanced 3D features using fonts in the application. This is pushing Motion's 3D capabilities to the limit.
    - 2 days ago 27 Jun 16, 9:02am -
  • Cheating Final Cut Pro X proxies to store where you want by using aliases

    Cheating Final Cut Pro X proxies to store where you want by using aliases

    Ever wanted to have a bit more flexibility when it comes to the storage location of your Final Cut Pro X proxies? This clever trick from Alex in Spain opens up many more possibilities with FCPX proxy workflows.
    - 6 days ago 23 Jun 16, 11:47am -
  • Editing Luna Park's Angry Birds commercial with Final Cut Pro X

    Editing Luna Park's Angry Birds commercial with Final Cut Pro X

    Angry Birds and Final Cut Pro X. Two things we didn't expect to write in a headline! When it came to editing an Angry Birds commercial for Sydney's Luna Park, Tom Fossey from Rhino Post Production knew which NLE could quickly tame Red, Chuck and Bom…
    - 9 days ago 20 Jun 16, 4:11pm -
  • How to generate subtitles in Final Cut Pro X by using Motion generators

    How to generate subtitles in Final Cut Pro X by using Motion generators

    We give a very warm welcome to Fox Mahoney as he joins our roster of talented writers. He probably knows more about fonts and 3D in Motion than anybody outside of Cupertino, so we are very happy that he has agreed to let us in on a few secrets. His…
    - 9 days ago 20 Jun 16, 9:31am -
  • The new macOS Sierra announced at Apple's WWDC 2016

    The new macOS Sierra announced at Apple's WWDC 2016

    Now that the dust has settled from Apple's annual Worldwide Developer Conference (WWDC) we take a look at what the keynote speech announcements mean for us Final Cut Pro X editors. The new macOS might prove to be very interesting.
    - 15 days ago 14 Jun 16, 9:54am -

Studio Daily

  • newGame of Thrones “Battle of the Bastards” VFX Breakdown
    Just how much of that massive battlefield sequence from this season's "Battle of the Bastards" on Game of Thrones was CG? You'll find some answers in this spectacular VFX breakdown reel from Australian VFX house Iloura, part of the Deluxe Entertain…
    - 13 hours ago 28 Jun 16, 8:29pm -
  • newRed Giant Releases Universe 2.0
    Red Giant updated its Universe collection of GPU-accelerated editing and motion-graphics plug-ins to v2.0 today. The new releases emphasizes motion-graphics elements, including sets of heads-up display elements, a new way to animate straight or bezie…
    - 13 hours ago 28 Jun 16, 8:01pm -
  • newCanon Moves Pro Support Center from Hollywood to Burbank

    - 13 hours ago 28 Jun 16, 7:39pm -
  • newJaunt One VR Camera Will Be Rentable Through Radiant Images
    Jaunt said today that its Jaunt One 24G VR camera will be available for rent exclusively through Los Angeles rental house Radiant Images. One of the few off-the-shelf VR acquisition systems to emerge in the fast-growing market, the Jaunt One 24G ……
    - 14 hours ago 28 Jun 16, 7:25pm -
  • Credited As: Special Makeup Effects Artist
    In the latest installment of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences Credited As series, special make-up effects artist Howard Berger — along with Robert Kurtzman and Greg Nicotero, he founded the legendary KNB EFX Group — discusses the…
    - 2 days ago 27 Jun 16, 7:14pm -

ProLost

  • The Return of Noir and Plastic Bullet for iOS

    The Return of Noir and Plastic Bullet for iOS

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

    Twister

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

    NAB 2016, in Tweets

    I’ll be at NAB Sunday through Tuesday, so please say hi and/or let me know if you see something I should check out.— Stu Maschwitz (@5tu) April 14, 2016My NAB interests: Color control surfaces, LED lighting, affordable camera gear, cocktails.—…
    - 68 days ago 22 Apr 16, 8:21pm -
  • Capture Everything: Lytro Cinema and the Filmmaking Process

    Capture Everything: Lytro Cinema and the Filmmaking Process

    When I wrote about the Light L16 camera, we had some fun thinking about a world where one small camera could become just about any camera you could imagine, from a large-sensor DSLR with a fast 50 to a razor-sharp telephoto beast. Where make-or-break…
    - 77 days ago 12 Apr 16, 10:53pm -
  • Sony G Master Lenses

    Sony G Master Lenses

    Living la vida vidrio. Sony a7RII with FE 24-70mm f/2.8 GM, 24mm (cropped), 1/1000 at ƒ/3.2 ISO 100When I wrote about the Sony a7RII, I included a section on lenses. The takeaway:Sony has nearly won me over with their full-frame…
    - 7 Mar 16, 8:31pm -

HDSLRshooter

  • newCine Gear 2016: The Redrock Micro Scout, The Ultimate Camera Multi Tool
    As we’ve come to expect from Redrock Micro, they’ve released another defining piece of camera equipment that will be useful to many shooters in the industry with their new Scout camera multi-tool. We spoke with Redrock’s Brian Valente for more…
    - 10 hours ago 28 Jun 16, 11:06pm -
  • Cine Gear 2016: Beat The Heat Of Any Set With COOLSHIRT
    COOLSHIRT may have only recently begun servicing the film industry, but its legacy reaches back over 20 years of serving surgeons, racecar drivers, football players, fire & emergency services, hazmat, military and industrial workers. We spoke with C…
    - 1 day ago 28 Jun 16, 2:54am -
  • New Panasonic Firmware Upgrade For VariCam 35 & HS Cameras
    Panasonic has announced the new 6.0 firmware upgrade for it’s VariCam line of cinema cameras, offering faster write speed, increased card capacity and more. Version 6.0 for VariCam 35 4K and the VariCam HS camera/recorders will have their recordi…
    - 5 days ago 24 Jun 16, 8:31am -
  • Cine Gear 2016: ikan’s CV600 Digital LED Light Meter From UPRtek
    Designed for “quick, efficient measurements”, UPRtek’s CV600 light meter is one of ikan’s latest products to catch people’s eyes. We spoke with ikan’s Barry Garcia at Cine Gear 2016 for more on the CV600 and its long list of features. CV…
    - 5 days ago 24 Jun 16, 6:14am -
  • Learn How To Finance Your Film From The Industry Workshops This Saturday
    For many, financing a film project can be the most difficult part of filmmaking. But don’t fret, The Industry Workshops is back with an awesome instructor (film industry veteran Franco Sama) to help you discover as much as possible about film finan…
    - 5 days ago 23 Jun 16, 10:43pm -

DSLR FILM NOOB Podcast

Panasonic 12mm f1.4, HEVC, Legion M, and more. DSLR FILM NOOB Podcast EP 107
Mitch from http://www.planet5D.com joins me to discuss the new Panasonic 12mm f1.4, HEVC, Legion M, and more. You can find me (Deejay Scharton) here: ...
- 12 days ago 17 Jun 16, 3:45pm -
Bluetooth 5.0, Gh5 sensor, Canon 5d IV. DSLR FILM NOOB Podcast Ep 106
Devin from http://devocut.com joins me to discuss Bluetooth 5.0, New Gh5 sensor, the Canon 5d mark IV in the wild, Exploding Steadycams and more. You can ...
- 15 days ago 14 Jun 16, 1:50am -
1dX II Lens issues, Vitrima, h4n pro, and more. DSLR FILM NOOB Podcast Ep 105
Mitch from http://www.planet5D.com joins me to discuss the Canon 1dX mark II Lens issues, Vitrima, h4n pro, the new Panavision/RED camera and more.
- 26 days ago 3 Jun 16, 3:33pm -
Lilliput SDI converter, i7-6950x, A6300 shortage, and more. DSLR FILM NOOB Podcast Ep 104
Devin from http://devocut.com joins me to discuss Lilliput SDI converter, i7-6950x, A6300 shortage, and more. You can find me (Deejay Scharton) here: ...
- 28 days ago 1 Jun 16, 1:40am -
Yi action cam, Nikon trouble, Sigma 85mm, and more. DSLR FILM NOOB Podcast Ep 103
Mitch from http://www.planet5D.com joins me to discuss the Yi action cam, Nikon trouble, Sigma 85mm, and more. You can find me (Deejay Scharton) here: ...
- 33 days ago 27 May 16, 3:35pm -
Crazy filters, G55 monitor, TG-Tracker, and more. DSLR FILM NOOB Podcast Ep 102
Mitch from http://www.planet5D.com joins me to discuss Crazy wide angle filters, the G55 field monitor, Olympus's new TG-tracker, game controllers used as an ...
- 40 days ago 20 May 16, 3:27pm -

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  • newEOS-1D X Mark II Image Corruption with Sandisk CFast Cards

    EOS-1D X Mark II Image Corruption with Sandisk CFast Cards

    Thank you for using Canon products. It has been confirmed that when shooting still images with the EOS-1D X Mark II digital SLR camera launched in April 2016 with SanDisk CFast cards, the following phenomenon will occur. We would like to offer our si…
    - 21 hours ago 28 Jun 16, 12:03pm -
  • Sigma Finally Ready to Enter the Cinema Lens Market?

    Sigma Finally Ready to Enter the Cinema Lens Market?

    There are a few reports out there that Sigma will finally enter the cinema lens market, and we could see some kind of announcement ahead of Photokina in September. The subject came up back in July 2014 in an interview with Sigma CEO Kazuto Yamaki, w…
    - 2 days ago 27 Jun 16, 11:26am -
  • Canon CEO: “Very Dismayed” by Brexit, Could Halt Japan Recovery

    Canon CEO: “Very Dismayed” by Brexit, Could Halt Japan Recovery

    From Reuters: Canon Inc Chief Executive Fujio Mitarai said on Friday he was “very dismayed” by Britain’s shock decision to leave the European Union, saying the move hurt Japan’s economic growth prospects. “In Japan, while we can expect to s…
    - 5 days ago 24 Jun 16, 5:19pm -
  • Sigma Firmware for 20mm f/1.4 Art & 24-35mm f/2 Art EOS C300 Mark II Compatibility Released

    Sigma Firmware for 20mm f/1.4 Art & 24-35mm f/2 Art EOS C300 Mark II Compatibility Released

    From Sigma: Thank you for purchasing and using our products. We would like to announce the update in the lens firmware of the SIGMA 20mm F1.4 DG HSM | Art Canon and SIGMA 24-35mm F2 DG HSM | Art Canon on the SIGMA Optimization Pro. The latest firmwar…
    - 5 days ago 24 Jun 16, 11:07am -
  • Sigma Firmware Updates Resolve Metering Issue with 1D X Mark II

    Sigma Firmware Updates Resolve Metering Issue with 1D X Mark II

    From Sigma: Thank you for purchasing and using our products. We would like to announce the availability of new firmware and support for the applicable lenses regarding the phenomenon that exposure of the image may not be accurate, which was announced…
    - 5 days ago 24 Jun 16, 11:05am -

NikonRumors

  • newNew Sony XQD G-E memory cards?

    New Sony XQD G-E memory cards?

    B&H has new listing for three Sony XQD G-E memory cards (32GB, 64GB and 128GB) labeled as "new release". Unless this is a mistake, Sony probably introduced new and updated versions of their XQD G models. No technical specs are available. The read/wri…
    - 19 hours ago 28 Jun 16, 2:14pm -
  • newMajor Nikon D500 firmware upgrade rumored to be released in August or September

    Major Nikon D500 firmware upgrade rumored to be released in August or September

    A major Nikon D500 firmware upgrade with over 20 fixes is rumored to be released in August or September. I do not have any details what exactly will be included.Related posts:Firmware update C 1.01 for the Nikon D500 released Distortion control da…
    - 19 hours ago 28 Jun 16, 1:49pm -
  • Weekly Nikon news flash #373

    Weekly Nikon news flash #373

    → A grey market Nikon D7200 camera is now selling for $749 - a new low price. → Sea&Sea released new MDX-D500 underwater housing for the Nikon D500 camera. → The new ‪Hasselblad‬ ‪X1D‬ medium format mirrorless camera uses a Nikon compat…
    - 2 days ago 26 Jun 16, 10:19pm -
  • Nikon D4s is now discontinued

    Nikon D4s is now discontinued

    The Nikon D4s DSLR camera is now listed as discontinued on Nikon Japan's official website. The D4s was announced in February, 2014 and was recently replaced by the new D5. B&H still has few Nikon D4s cameras, while Adorama is already out of stock.R…
    - 3 days ago 26 Jun 16, 4:27pm -
  • From Snowy Mountains to Tropical Rainforest (part 2)

    From Snowy Mountains to Tropical Rainforest (part 2)

    From Snowy Mountains to Tropical Rainforest (part 2) by Des Ong (website | Facebook | Instagram) - see also his previous [NR] articles It is hard to believe that it’s been a year since Part 1 of this article was published. My traveling schedule i…
    - 4 days ago 25 Jun 16, 8:48pm -

4/3 Rumors

  • newa bit of everything…

    a bit of everything…


    - 5 hours ago 29 Jun 16, 3:53am -
  • newNew Independence Day deals: $500 off on the GX8 with 12-60mm lens kit

    New Independence Day deals: $500 off on the GX8 with 12-60mm lens kit

    BHphoto launched their new so called “Independence day deals” (Click here to see the full list). There are plenty of cool deals includign the $500 off on the GX8 with 12-60mm lens. And this one is brand new too: Lowest…The post New Independenc…
    - 14 hours ago 28 Jun 16, 6:58pm -
  • new(FT5) The new Olympus E-M1II has a dual SD card slot!

    (FT5) The new Olympus E-M1II has a dual SD card slot!

    Trusted sources told us the new Olympus E-M1II will be the first Olympus MFT camera with dual SD card slot! Not sure tough if this means the camera will be bigger… The Dual SD card slot is another feature that…The post (FT5) The new Olympus E-M1…
    - 22 hours ago 28 Jun 16, 10:32am -
  • a bit of everything…

    a bit of everything…

    Panasonic LUMIX GX85 4K Video “The Soul of New Orleans, the Soul of a LUMIX” Today Gold Box deals at Amazon.de, Amazon.co.uk, Amazon US and BHphoto. The Olympus af-1 twin – a travel camera of (no) choice – guest post…The post a bit of ever…
    - 1 day ago 28 Jun 16, 3:46am -
  • Free $98 value Battery & Charger Travel Bundle with the GX85 sold by BH

    Free $98 value Battery & Charger Travel Bundle with the GX85 sold by BH

    You get a free Battery & Charger Bundle with the GX85 sold by BHphoto (Click here). More deals: Save $370 on the grey imported Olympus 7-14mm PRO lens listed on Olympus launched a new special edition portrait kit you can…The post Free $98 value Ba…
    - 2 days ago 27 Jun 16, 6:02pm -

Northlight Images Rumors

  • Jan 2016 CIPA figures show decline
    The Jan 2016 CIPA figures (camera shipments) show a continued decline.Big fall is in compacts, but DSLR and Mirrorless sink too.
    - 92 days ago 29 Mar 16, 9:28am -
  • Canon info
    Canon patent a hybrid viewfinder that combines optical and electronic displays
    - 98 days ago 23 Mar 16, 5:08pm -
  • New Irix 15mm/2.4
    A new wide angle manual focus is announced by Irix15mm f2.4 EF/F/K mount manual focus - 2 versions available
    - 19 Mar 16, 2:02pm -
  • 80D - shipping end of March in US?
    In the US, Amazon.com are saying that the 80D will be 'released' on March 25th
    - 18 Mar 16, 9:57am -
  • 1300D/ T6
    The EOS 1300D 18MP APS-C DSLR is announced
    - 10 Mar 16, 1:31pm -

Photo Rumors

  • newFujifilm Instax Share SP-2 printer announced

    Fujifilm Instax Share SP-2 printer announced

    The previously rumored Fujifilm Instax Share SP-2 printer is now officially announced. The US price is $199.95. Here are some of the key features of the new SP-2: Available in Silver and Gold body colors Create instax photos by sending images from sm…
    - 19 hours ago 28 Jun 16, 1:39pm -
  • Hasselblad X1D camera Q&A

    Hasselblad X1D camera Q&A

    Several websites published Q&A sessions and interviews with Hasselblad's executives about the new X1D medium format mirrorless camera (see announcement, additional info, pre-orders). Here are few quotes - the first set is from WEX Photographic: Q.…
    - 2 days ago 27 Jun 16, 1:36pm -
  • Sony announced a shortage of several camera models

    Sony announced a shortage of several camera models

    Just like Nikon and several other companies, Sony was significantly impacted by the 2016 Kumamoto earthquake. Today the company issued a warning about a potential delay/shortage of the following camera models: Sony α7 Sony α7R Sony α7S Sony α510…
    - 2 days ago 27 Jun 16, 1:12pm -
  • Sigma is rumored to start its own line of cinema lenses

    Sigma is rumored to start its own line of cinema lenses

    I received some information that Sigma is planning on launching their own line of cinema lenses. I expect the official announcement to be before the Photokina show in September. Stay tuned for more details.Related posts:List of new Sigma DSLR lense…
    - 2 days ago 27 Jun 16, 7:03am -
  • What else is new?

    What else is new?

    Did you know that Pentax makes a sensor cleaning kit? One Camera to Rule Them All Introducing The TECHART PRO Sony RX1R II ThumbsUp EP-1R2BLK Announced Metabones Firmware Adds Native AF Current List of All Sony FE/E Mount Lenses as of June 15th Strin…
    - 3 days ago 25 Jun 16, 9:30pm -

Noob Corner


Learning Video (Dave Dugdale)

DSLR Film Noob

  • DSLR FILM NOOB Podcast Episode 107

    DSLR FILM NOOB Podcast Episode 107

    Episode 107 of DSLR FILM NOOB podcast is up. Mitch from planet5D.com joins me to discuss  the new Panasonic 12mm f1.4, HEVC, Legion M, and more. You can find the show notes here. You can find the show on itunes here, Soundcloud, or under the podcas…
    - 8 days ago 21 Jun 16, 2:31pm -
  • DSLR FILM NOOB Podcast Episode 106

    DSLR FILM NOOB Podcast Episode 106

    Episode 106 of DSLR FILM NOOB podcast is up. Devin from Devocut.com joins me to discuss  Bluetooth 5.0, New Gh5 sensor, the Canon 5d mark IV in the wild, Exploding Steadycams and more.  You can find the show notes here. You can find the show on i…
    - 13 days ago 16 Jun 16, 2:51pm -
  • DSLR FILM NOOB Podcast Episode 105

    DSLR FILM NOOB Podcast Episode 105

    Episode 105 of DSLR FILM NOOB podcast is up. Mitch from planet5D.com joins me to discuss the Canon 1dX mark II Lens issues, Vitrima, h4n pro, the new Panavision/RED camera and more.  You can find the show notes here. You can find the show on itune…
    - 22 days ago 7 Jun 16, 1:55am -
  • DSLR FILM NOOB Podcast Episode 104

    DSLR FILM NOOB Podcast Episode 104

    Episode 104 of DSLR FILM NOOB podcast is up. Devin from Devocut.com joins me to discuss  Lilliput SDI converter, i7-6950x, A6300 shortage, and more.  You can find the show notes here. You can find the show on itunes here, Soundcloud, or under the…
    - 25 days ago 4 Jun 16, 12:45pm -
  • DSLR FILM NOOB Podcast Episode 103

    DSLR FILM NOOB Podcast Episode 103

    Episode 103 of DSLR FILM NOOB podcast is up. Mitch from planet5D.com joins me to discuss the Yi action cam, Nikon trouble, Sigma 85mm, and more. You can find the show notes here. You can find the show on itunes here, Soundcloud, or under the podcas…
    - 27 days ago 2 Jun 16, 2:18am -

International


Cine Digital TV (Spanish)

Brazil

cinefotografiando

  • Rumba Caffenol

    Rumba Caffenol

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

    "La voluntad de la magia".

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

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

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

    "El Hombre sin Sombra". Memorandum.

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

    La perfecta imagen.

    La manipulación de la imagen nació junto con la imagen misma.Al comienzo, la maravilla de poder reproducir de manera fiel y en un soporte permanente imágenes exactas del entorno inmediato permitió registrar lugares, personas, momentos y situacion…
    - 21 Oct 15, 3:00pm -

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