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  • newThe iOgrapher Comes to the iPhone

    The iOgrapher Comes to the iPhone

    Best known for its mobile media cases for videographers shooting and editing with iPads, California-based company iOgrapher recently released a case for the iPhone 5 and iPhone 5S. And I am loving it. Of all the iPhone cases, rigs and mounts I have b…
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  • newMagic Lantern + Blackmagic + RED = Apertus Axiom??

    Magic Lantern + Blackmagic + RED = Apertus Axiom??

    What happens when you mash up the community ethos and competence of a Magic Lantern with the scrappy capitalism of a Blackmagic and the modularity espoused by a RED? Maybe – just maybe – you get Apertus and their crowd-funded, open source cinema…
    - 12 hours ago17 Sep 14, 1:50pm -
  • newAnnouncing the Atomos Power Station: Australian for “Battery”

    Announcing the Atomos Power Station: Australian for “Battery”

    In a departure from its usual offerings, the Australian company adds the Atomos Power Station to its product line, a multi-device battery pack for filmmakers. Do you find yourself chewing through batteries like Pez? Atomos has a solution for that,…
    - 12 hours ago17 Sep 14, 1:45pm -
  • Mobile Moviemaking To Improve Yet Again with iPhone 6?

    Mobile Moviemaking To Improve Yet Again with iPhone 6?

    Though great storytelling, now as always, is crucial to moviemaking success, decent and affordable cameras can make a difference in your movies’ watchability and the effects you can achieve. Apple has steadily improved the quality of its iPhone’s…
    - 1 day ago16 Sep 14, 1:49pm -
  • AJA CION: What Might a 4K, PL Mount Camera Look Like if Apple Did It?

    AJA CION: What Might a 4K, PL Mount Camera Look Like if Apple Did It?

    Gorgeous industrial design meets straightforward, cherry-picked feature set in the new AJA CION camera. We haven’t yet seen it in the flesh – it isn’t even shipping– so what we don’t know about the CION is staggering compared to what we do…
    - 2 days ago16 Sep 14, 1:33pm -
  • A Super 35mm, 4K Mirrorless Camera with Advanced Codecs for $1,499? Samsung NX1! Holy Competition, Batman!

    A Super 35mm, 4K Mirrorless Camera with Advanced Codecs for $1,499? Samsung NX1! Holy Competition, Batman!

    Samsung is everywhere – and not to be underestimated. This is the company that is giving Apple a run for its money in the smartphone world – and essentially forced Apple to come out with the iPhone 6 Plus. Now, less than a year after Panasonic sh…
    - 2 days ago16 Sep 14, 12:46pm -
  • Canon Introduces Three New Lenses and its “Glass First” Initiative

    Canon Introduces Three New Lenses and its “Glass First” Initiative

    With their first EF zoom lens to incorporate STM (EF 24-105mm f/3.5-5.6 IS STM, $599); their slimmest and lightest EF-S lens ever made (EF-S 24mm f/2.8 STM pancake, $149); their updated and exotic 400mm prime telephoto (EF 400mm f/4 DO IS II USM, $6,…
    - 2 days ago16 Sep 14, 12:33am -
  • PowerShot G7 X – Canon’s First One-Inch Sensor Compact Digital Camera

    PowerShot G7 X – Canon’s First One-Inch Sensor Compact Digital Camera

    Also announced today, Canon’s PowerShot G7 X and yes, it is a PowerShot pocket cam, but it has some great looking video and it may be a great cam for on location shooting, b-roll shots, and just plain keeping in your pocket when you don’t want to…
    - 2 days ago15 Sep 14, 10:01pm -
  • HOT Canon EOS 7D Mark II launch video – a planet5D first

    HOT Canon EOS 7D Mark II launch video – a planet5D first

    We’re thrilled to be able to be one of the very first sites to show you this awesome first look at the Canon EOS 7D Mark II from our good friend Abraham Joffe (See more of our posts featuring Abraham) PRE-ORDER! NOTE: Just was notified Adorama is…
    - 3 days ago15 Sep 14, 1:21pm -
  • Canon’s killer new Canon EOS 7D Mark II

    Canon’s killer new Canon EOS 7D Mark II

    Canon announces the Canon EOS 7D Mark II – did you feel the ground shake? Did the universe suddenly start spinning another direction? Nope. Many people were waiting for the next big Canon announcement and I’m afraid there’s a collective yawn fr…
    - 3 days ago15 Sep 14, 12:18pm -

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Filmmakers


Shane Hurlbut

  • newBehind the Scenes and Win! on the Illumination Experience Tour

    Behind the Scenes and Win! on the Illumination Experience Tour

    The Illumination Experience Tour is in full swing. Here is a backstage tour of the movie sets we use from Swing Vote and Crazy/Beautiful.
    - 8 hours ago17 Sep 14, 5:30pm -
  • newOn Set With Shane – Day 3

    On Set With Shane – Day 3

    This was a very interesting day. It was our first day with Aaron Paul. He plays Cameron, who falls in love with Amanda Seyfried's character Katie.
    - 8 hours ago17 Sep 14, 5:15pm -
  • Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4 Gear Review

    Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4 Gear Review

    First up in our new series of gear reviews, the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4 with the interface unit that has the audio inputs, SDI outputs and full sized HDMI output.
    - 6 days ago11 Sep 14, 5:13pm -
  • Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4 – Inner Circle Review

    Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4 – Inner Circle Review

    First up in a series of camera tests, the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4 with the interface unit that has the audio inputs, SDI outputs and full sized HDMI output.
    - 6 days ago11 Sep 14, 5:11pm -
  • Dynamic Range in Filmmaking Event in LA

    Dynamic Range in Filmmaking Event in LA

    I want to let you know about a free educational event coming up this Saturday, September 13th from 2:00 to 5:00pm in San Fernando, California at Revolution Cinema Rentals, 1102 Arroyo Street
    - 9 days ago8 Sep 14, 6:43pm -

Vincent Laforet (not updating - not sure why)

  • Directing Motion Halfway point: DOWNLOAD Available
    First off, apologies for all of the promo of the Directing Motion Tour, but as you can imagine this has been an all-consuming process for me for the past 6 months or so and I’m extremely proud of the results. Simply put, the reaction has been prett…
    - 7 Jun 14, 6:40pm -
  • Road Diary from #DMTour: Directing & Friendship

    Road Diary from #DMTour:  Directing & Friendship

     Here’s the first post in a potential series on the road, most of these will be related to what we’ve been discussing with attendees on the first 8 stops of the Directing Motion Tour: Perhaps one of the most difficult things to come to terms wit…
    - 21 May 14, 8:37pm -
  • Bentley, MōVI & iPhones
     I often tell young filmmakers that the best way to learn the art of directing, is to take their iPhones and go out and shoot a sequence or short.    That way, you won’t focus on the technical restrictions of lenses, camera support etc – you f…
    - 16 May 14, 3:37pm -

Philip Bloom

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News/Gear sites


cinema5D

News Shooter

CheesyCam

  • newCheap Padded Backpack for DJI Phantom 2 Vision Plus Carrying Case

    Cheap Padded Backpack for DJI Phantom 2 Vision Plus Carrying Case

    Cheap Padded Backpack for DJI Phantom 2 Vision Plus Carrying CaseI posted a snapshot of my latest backpack (top) used to carry around the DJI Phantom 2 Vision Plus quadcopter earlier today and since there were a few comments, I decided to post up th…
    - 6 hours ago17 Sep 14, 7:24pm -
  • 20% off ALL Red Giant Software Ends Tomorrow

    20% off ALL Red Giant Software Ends Tomorrow

    I’m personally not a huge user of Red Giant software, but I know some people are. Especially software like Magic Bullet, Plural Eyes (sync audio in post), or Grinder (encoding). So if you’re ready to give some of these a look, you can get 20% off…
    - 1 day ago16 Sep 14, 4:24pm -
  • Control New Tascam DR-22WL DR-44WL Audio Recorders over Wi-Fi

    Control New Tascam DR-22WL DR-44WL Audio Recorders over Wi-Fi

    Tascam has unleashed the power to control these two new Digital Portable Audio Recorders over Wi-Fi with your PC or Mac computer or through your iOS or Android Smart Phone. These audio recorders create their own WiFi network, so there’s no need for…
    - 2 days ago16 Sep 14, 5:40am -
  • Atomos Shogun 4K Recorder/Monitor + PowerStation Solution

    Atomos Shogun 4K Recorder/Monitor + PowerStation Solution

    Here’s a YouTube video from victorbart shot at the Atomos IBC event booth showing off the Sony A7s with Shogun 4K recorder. While the Shogun itself has already been in the news, Atomos is also showing a Powerstation Solution that can power both the…
    - 2 days ago15 Sep 14, 9:21pm -
  • Panasonic Announces GM5 and LX100 4K Camera

    Panasonic Announces GM5 and LX100 4K Camera

    Panasonic has made an exciting announcement for two new cameras. Panasonic Lumix LX100 4K Camera w f/1.7-2.8 LensProduct Highlights16.8MP 4/3″ Multi-Aspect MOS SensorLeica DC Vario-Summilux f/1.7-2.8 Lens24-75mm (35mm Equivalent)2,764k-Dot…
    - 2 days ago15 Sep 14, 2:56pm -

NoFilmSchool

DSLR video Shooter

  • newShane Hurlbut’s Illumination Experience Tour

    Shane Hurlbut’s Illumination Experience Tour

    Everything we shoot is affected by light. So why do we know so little about lighting and spend so much time focusing on our cameras and other gear? I’ll be the first to say I don’t know a ton about lighting. While I’ve learned a lot, I still h…
    - 10 hours ago17 Sep 14, 4:00pm -
  • Filters for Video Part I: Filter Types and Uses

    Filters for Video Part I: Filter Types and Uses

    Welcome to a new series on DSLR Video Shooter! In this series we will take a look at filters for video and the gear needed to use filters properly. Here is what we will cover in today’s video: Why use filters? Rectangle filters vs Fader ND and roun…
    - 1 day ago16 Sep 14, 2:54pm -
  • Canon 7D Mark II Officially Announced

    Canon 7D Mark II Officially Announced

    The new 7D Mark II is finally here! This is now Canon’s best video DSLR in my opinion thanks to some new video features including clean HDMI out, 60FPS at 1080p, headphone jack, better video auto focus and more. Now, this isn’t the most innovativ…
    - 2 days ago15 Sep 14, 3:30pm -
  • Libec ALLEX Kit Review

    Libec ALLEX Kit Review

    The ALLEX system by Libec is an all in one tripod, slider and fluid head system. The beauty of this system is that you can use a slider on a tripod with only one fluid head thanks to the design of the ALLEX system. Check out Alex’s (heh) review of…
    - 5 days ago12 Sep 14, 4:57pm -
  • F&V Camera Cage Giveaway!

    F&V Camera Cage Giveaway!

    This month I’m giving away a custom F&V Cage with a custom leather handle (who doesn’t love leather handles). You can find details on how to win below. If you want to learn more about this killer cage, check out my F&V cage review which includes…
    - 7 days ago10 Sep 14, 3:29pm -

Dare Dreamer Mag

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

CameraTown

Photography Bay

  • newPanasonic Lumix GM5 Compact Mirrorless Camera Annouced

    Panasonic Lumix GM5 Compact Mirrorless Camera Annouced

    The Panasonic Lumix GM5 is a new ultra-compact Micro Four Thirds camera. It features a 16MP Live MOS sensor, which also captures 1080p video at up to 60 fps.  Panasonic Lumix GM5 16MP Digital Live MOS Sensor Venus Engine Image Processor Micro Four T…
    - 3 hours ago17 Sep 14, 10:10pm -
  • newPanasonic LX100 Features 4/3″ Sensor & Fixed Zoom Lens

    Panasonic LX100 Features 4/3″ Sensor & Fixed Zoom Lens

    The Panasonic LX100 was unveiled this week at Photokina 2014. The LX100 features a 16.8MP 4/3″ sensor and a Leica 24-75mm equivalent lens with a bright f/1.7-2.8 aperture. The camera captures 12.8MP still images in 4:3 aspect ratio. Additionally,…
    - 10 hours ago17 Sep 14, 3:37pm -
  • newLeica M-A (Typ 127) Completely Mechanical Rangefinder Announced

    Leica M-A (Typ 127) Completely Mechanical Rangefinder Announced

    In the shadow of all the high resolution, 4K-shooting digital cameras being announced at Photokina 2014, the 35mm film Leica M-A (Typ 127) rangefinder is quite the change of pace. The new Leica M-A arrives 60 years after the first Leica M3 rangefinde…
    - 21 hours ago17 Sep 14, 4:22am -
  • Sony Unveils PXW-FS7 4K Cinema Camera

    Sony Unveils PXW-FS7 4K Cinema Camera

    Sony has announced the PXW-FS7 cinema camera with 4K XAVC recording and RAW recording with an external recorder.  It captures compressed 4K and HD footage to XQD memory cards in the dual card slots. The cards can record simultaneously for instant ba…
    - 1 day ago17 Sep 14, 12:51am -
  • Think Tank Photo Production Manager 40 Lighting Bag Released

    Think Tank Photo Production Manager 40 Lighting Bag Released

    Think Tank Photo has announced a massive new lighting roller bag, the Production Manager 40. It is designed to safely transport a large amount of lighting equipment, including room for multiple flash heads, power packs, monoblocks, softboxes, and li…
    - 1 day ago17 Sep 14, 12:04am -

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…
    - 7 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!
    - 65 days ago14 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 &…
    - 73 days ago6 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

  • newPVC at IBC 2014 – Everything You Need to Know

    PVC at IBC 2014 – Everything You Need to Know

    Being at IBC 2014 has been quite an experience. Spending time in Amsterdam is great, but it’s hard to even remember you’re in such an amazing city with so many people to see, so much technology to check out and so ma…
    - 23 hours ago17 Sep 14, 3:00am -
  • Pinnacle Studio/iOS adds 48 kHz + non-integer framerates, but instructions are required

    Pinnacle Studio/iOS adds 48 kHz + non-integer framerates, but instructions are required

    As the developer previously committed, Pinnacle Studio for iPad/iPhone/iPod Touch has now added both 48 kHz audio as default for all iOS devices except for the first iPhone 4, and non-integer framerates like 23.976, 29.97, and 59.94…
    - 1 day ago16 Sep 14, 3:46pm -
  • Toggling Corrections in Final Cut Pro X

    Toggling Corrections in Final Cut Pro X

    How do you turn off a color correction?This is the question we tackle on this week's episode of MacBreak Studio, where I show Steve Martin from Ripple Training a simple way to make toggling corrections in Final Cut Pro X much fas…
    - 2 days ago16 Sep 14, 1:05pm -
  • Canon: New Lenses for Video and a Storage Device

    Canon: New Lenses for Video and a Storage Device

    Two new lenses with STM technology, one a first for full-frame, a storage device and a website dedicated to lenses are some of the new things Canon shared with the visitors at Photokina.
    - 2 days ago16 Sep 14, 10:51am -
  • The Sights and Sounds of IBC 2014 – Part 3

    The Sights and Sounds of IBC 2014 – Part 3

    While we’ve seen a number of companies consciously or sub-consciously fulfill the promises they made during NAB, others have used IBC 2014 to launch completely new products and initiatives.  It really just depends on…
    - 2 days ago16 Sep 14, 3:39am -

FD Times

  • Denz 90° Camera Bracket
    Denz Digital Camera Bracket 90°  (DCB 90) Portrait mode framing is increasingly popular. (Yes, it’s easier to hold the iPhone vertically to take pictures.) This will surely affect how we view and compose not only stills, but also video. To avo…
    - 12 days ago5 Sep 14, 6:49pm -
  • Cinec 2014
    Visit FDTimes in booth 3-A17 cinec 2014 will take place from 21st – 23rd September ( Sunday – Tuesday). The lecture program will  start one day earlier, on Saturday, 20th September.
    - 13 days ago5 Sep 14, 3:53am -
  • Canon C500 & C300 Updates
    As Canon celebrates its 80th anniversary and delivery of 100 Million EF lenses, free firmware upgrades were announced for the Cinema EOS C500 4K and C300 cameras, to be released in November. Canon's 30-inch Canon DP-V3010 4K display gets a new fi…
    - 13 days ago5 Sep 14, 3:48am -
  • ARRI Alexa 3.2K ProRes for UHD
    ARRI will offer no codec before its time. That time is when the image and color scientists on Tuerkenstrasse declare picture perfection. In an upgrade announcement reminiscent of the famous Orson Welles line (“we will serve no wine before its ti…
    - 15 days ago2 Sep 14, 2:54pm -
  • FDTimes at IBC
    Film and Digital Times double issue 62-63 paper edition at IBC at entrance to Hall 11, booth 11.F31 (home of Aaton-Digital, Transvideo, FDTimes) and at the many booths of our sponsors. We're printing this IBC September 2014 Edition simultaneously in…
    - 22 days ago27 Aug 14, 1:12am -

Studio Daily

  • newBryan Cranston Performs One-Man MLB on TBS Post-Season Show
    "Any actor who tells you that he's not inspired by Bugs Bunny is a liar, frankly." Bryan Cranston performs the Major League Baseball post-season as a one-man show in this six-minute (!) promo for TBS. 
    - 4 hours ago17 Sep 14, 10:06pm -
  • newCanon’s EOS 7D Mark II Upgrades 1080 HD to 60p, Adds All-I Codec
    Canon announced the EOS 7D Mark II at Photokina this week, upgrading the original 7D's video capabilities by increasing the maximum frame rate of 1080p video to 60 and adding the option to recording using all-intraframe (All-I) and interframe (IPB)…
    - 5 hours ago17 Sep 14, 9:07pm -
  • Adobe Adds Another Half-Million Creative Cloud Subscribers
    Another quarter, another big gain in Creative Cloud (CC) subscriptions for Adobe. The company reported that it signed on 502,000 new paid CC users in the quarter ending August 29, bringing the total to 2.8 million. At that rate, the … more »
    - 1 day ago16 Sep 14, 9:39pm -
  • GoDaddy “Related”
    Internet domain registrar and web hosting provider GoDaddy continues to search for just the right advertising tack to showcase the company's deliberately wacky brand personality without alienating small business owners (remember those tone-deaf…
    - 1 day ago16 Sep 14, 7:36pm -
  • Review: Sachtler Ace L MS CF Tripod with Ace Accessories
    Sachtler has long been known as the Mercedes-Benz of tripods for quality as well as price — topping out at around $14,000. With all of the world's economic woes, Sachtler got smart — just like the Mercedes did with the CLA Class — and cam…
    - 1 day ago16 Sep 14, 7:14pm -

ProLost

  • newThis is How You Geek Out on Cinematography
    If you're going to geek out on cinematography, this is the way to do it.In the first five minutes of this video, there's more wisdom about 4K than than can easily be found on the entire rest of the internet.What matters is acquisition dynamic ran…
    - 51 mins ago18 Sep 14, 12:46am -
  • Big iPhone, Little Camera

    Big iPhone, Little Camera

    Speaking of the Fujifilm X100T, here's one way I've been thinking about the sizes of the new iPhones announced yesterday (with the help of this printable size comparison PDF from Ars Technica).To say that any phone could be a subsitute for an APSC,…
    - 7 days ago10 Sep 14, 7:15pm -
  • Fujifilm X100T

    Fujifilm X100T

    I love my X100S. Today, Fuji announced its successor, the X100T. Here's a great write-up on it by Zack Arias of dedpxl.com. The X100 series is STILL my desert island camera. I’m so happy they haven’t screwed it…
    - 8 days ago10 Sep 14, 6:42am -
  • Meet the New blog, Same as the Old Blog

    Meet the New blog, Same as the Old Blog

    A snapshot of prolost.com on September 6, 2014I believe in blogging.Though it’s hard to argue with this:Most books should be magazine articles. Most articles should be blog posts. Most posts should be tweets. Most people should…
    - 8 days ago9 Sep 14, 9:00pm -
  • Prolost Light Leaks for Lightroom

    Prolost Light Leaks for Lightroom

    Given how much fun I’ve been having with the Prolost Bespoke Vintage Presets, it was only a matter of time before I tackled something I’d always wanted to figure out—randomly-generated light leaks for Lightroom.…
    - 22 days ago26 Aug 14, 10:03pm -

Imaging Resource

HDSLRshooter

Rumors


canonrumors

  • newA New EOS Pro Body With 46mp Next Month? [CR1]

    A New EOS Pro Body With 46mp Next Month? [CR1]

    A thread has popped up on a forum talking about a 46mp pro Canon DSLR being launched in New York City in October for PhotoPlus. It’s also mentioned that the camera will cost in the range of $8000-$9000 USD. I have no idea if this is a troll or not…
    - 4 hours ago17 Sep 14, 9:59pm -
  • newSigma at Photokina 2014

    Sigma at Photokina 2014

    Sigma announced 3 lenses, 2 teleconverters, filters and a new Quattro camera, unfortunately they didn’t make any of these products available for anyone to touch*UPDATE: apparently someone  on our forum was able to touch the lens, we’ll go back t…
    - 5 hours ago17 Sep 14, 8:16pm -
  • newDeals: EOS 5D Mark III Body & With Lens Kits

    Deals: EOS 5D Mark III Body & With Lens Kits

    If the brand new EOS 7D Mark II isn’t for you, maybe the full-frame EOS 5D Mark III is. There are a couple of returning deals on the body only as well as the 24-105 f/4L IS kits via ebay. From 6ave (99.2% approval) Canon EOS 5D Mark III body $2598…
    - 6 hours ago17 Sep 14, 7:57pm -
  • newFavourites of Photokina: Peak Design

    Favourites of Photokina: Peak Design

    *UPDATE* I have been put into a difficult position by Peak Design in regards to the Slide and Clutch products that I purchased from them at Photokina. It appears that both products could possibly fail during use, causing your camera to hit the ground…
    - 11 hours ago17 Sep 14, 3:01pm -
  • newHands-on With the Canon EF 400 f/4 DO IS II

    Hands-on With the Canon EF 400 f/4 DO IS II

    Matt Granger has posted a short hands-on video and samples gallery for the new Canon EF 400 f/4 DO IS II. Keep in mind the lighting conditions around the Canon booth are less than stellar and all the sample images were shot at high ISO. I had a chanc…
    - 14 hours ago17 Sep 14, 11:08am -

NikonRumors

  • newNikon Wireless Transmitter Utility, Camera Control Pro and Communication Unit UT-1 updates released

    Nikon Wireless Transmitter Utility, Camera Control Pro and Communication Unit UT-1 updates released

      Today Nikon released updates for the Wireless Transmitter Utility, Camera Control Pro ($139) and Communication Unit UT-1 ($374.95) with added support for the new D750 camera: Wireless Transmitter Utility 1.5.2 Camera Control Pro 2.19.0 updater…
    - 3 hours ago17 Sep 14, 10:08pm -
  • Nikon adds D750 support for Capture NX-D, Picture Control Utility and ViewNX

    Nikon adds D750 support for Capture NX-D, Picture Control Utility and ViewNX

    Nikon released updates for Capture NX-D, Picture Control Utility and ViewNX with added support for the new D750. For additional information, check those links: Capture NX-D 1.0.2 Picture Control Utility 2.0.1 ViewNX 2.10.1 For US readers, here is a l…
    - 1 day ago16 Sep 14, 2:26pm -
  • Nikon D810 now comes with free accessories

    Nikon D810 now comes with free accessories

    The Nikon D810 body at B&H now includes $97.85 worth of free accessories: SanDisk 32GB Extreme UHS-I SDHC Memory Card (Class 10) Ruggard Commando 36 DSLR Shoulder Bag Watson EN-EL15 Lithium-Ion Battery Pack (7.0V, 1800mAh) Adorama has a similar pack…
    - 2 days ago16 Sep 14, 3:08am -
  • Nikon at Photokina 2014

    Nikon at Photokina 2014

    Tomorrow is the first day of the 2014 Photokina show. This is Nikon's schedule of presenters/events: Additional information (not much) is available on this dedicated page. Here is the location of the Nikon booth: and a video of the Nikon booth: If…
    - 2 days ago16 Sep 14, 2:24am -
  • The new Sigma 150-600mm f/5-6.3 DG OS HSM Sport lens for Nikon mount is now available for pre-order

    The new Sigma 150-600mm f/5-6.3 DG OS HSM Sport lens for Nikon mount is now available for pre-order

    The new Sigma 150-600mm f/5-6.3 DG OS HSM Sport lens for Nikon mount is currently available for pre-order (more information on the lens is available here). Posted by NikonRumors.com This RSS feed is copyrighted and cannot be republished in any way…
    - 2 days ago15 Sep 14, 10:08pm -

4/3 Rumors

  • newFirst Nokton 10,5mm f/0.95 image samples!

    First Nokton 10,5mm f/0.95 image samples!

    Image source: Optyczne.pl Optyczne.pl is the first website showing image samples taken with that amzing new Voigtlander 10,5mm f/0.95 lens. The image on tops shows you the quality at full 0.95 aperture. More images in full size can be seen on Optyczn…
    - 3 hours ago17 Sep 14, 10:58pm -
  • newUPDATED: First pictures of the Olympus 300mm f/4.0 and 7-14mm prototype lens!

    UPDATED: First pictures of the Olympus 300mm f/4.0 and 7-14mm prototype lens!

    ePhotozine (great work guys!) posted the first pictures of the Olympus 300mm f/4.0 prototype lens! Olympus released no info about detailed specs and price but the lens will be released next year (2015). For reference: Teh 1 stop faster Four Thirds 30…
    - 9 hours ago17 Sep 14, 4:08pm -
  • newLX100 vs GM5 vs Sony RX100m3 size comparison.

    LX100 vs GM5 vs Sony RX100m3 size comparison.

    Image courtesy: Camerasize.com The Panasonic LX100 focused the attention of the masses. But the question is…is it really pocketable? Here are a couple of perfect size comparison between the LX100, the GM5 and the main competitor the Sony RX100m3.…
    - 11 hours ago17 Sep 14, 2:44pm -
  • newNew bigger picture of the Panasonic 30mm f/2.8 macro MFT lens.

    New bigger picture of the Panasonic 30mm f/2.8 macro MFT lens.

    image spotted by Fotosidan. This is a new larger image of the just announced 30mm macro lens. Panasonic writes about that lens: The new 30mm/F2.8 macro lens enables not only life-size macro photography but also offers further versatile styles of capt…
    - 12 hours ago17 Sep 14, 1:17pm -
  • newFirst test with the unique Panasonic CM1 smartphone!

    First test with the unique Panasonic CM1 smartphone!

    Matt Granger just posted this video testing the incredible sexy and unique Panasonic CM1 smartphone. Some low resolution image samples have been posted also on his website. There is also an interesting test in German posted by Chip.de on Youtube. Thi…
    - 16 hours ago17 Sep 14, 9:54am -

Northlight Images Rumors

  • Two Canon lenses
    Looks like an EF-S24/2.8 pancake and EF 24-105 3.5-5.6 IS STM are due for announcement at the same time as the 7D mark 2
    - 3 days ago14 Sep 14, 8:40pm -
  • 7D Mk2 - new pictures
    Top and rear views of the Canon 7D mk2
    - 4 days ago13 Sep 14, 3:04pm -
  • 7D Mk2 - picture and specs
    A picture of the 7D2 appears.Previous specs confirmed and some new info on the AF
    - 7 days ago11 Sep 14, 9:57am -
  • Medium Format - Leaf and HB
    New (crop) MF cameras announced from Leaf (Mamiya) and HasselbladThe Sony 50MP sensor is busy these days.Nothing from Canon ;-)
    - 8 days ago9 Sep 14, 1:39pm -
  • Epson SC-P600 A3+ SureColor inkjet printer
    Information page about Epson's new A3+ printer
    - 11 days ago7 Sep 14, 12:36pm -

Photo Rumors

  • newFuji at Photokina 2014: X mount lens roadmap, latest XF lenses

    Fuji at Photokina 2014: X mount lens roadmap, latest XF lenses

    Some additional coverage from the Fuji booth at Photokina: Fujifim XF 140-400 mm f/4-5.6 R LM OIS WR Super EBC lens Fujifilm XF 16 mm f/1.4 R Super EBC lens Fujifilm XF 16-55 mm f/2.8 R LM WR Nano-GI lens Fujifilm XF 90 mm f/2 R Super EBC lens Via O…
    - 4 hours ago17 Sep 14, 9:08pm -
  • newOlympus 300mm f/4 and 7-14mm f/2.8 prototype lenses on display at Photokina

    Olympus 300mm f/4 and 7-14mm f/2.8 prototype lenses on display at Photokina

    Another report from admiringlight.com - at Photokina Olympus has on display a 300mm f/4 and 7-14mm f/2.8 prototype lenses: These two lenses were unfortunately only on display behind glass, rather than available for perusal. The Olympus employee n…
    - 5 hours ago17 Sep 14, 8:50pm -
  • newFirst pictures of the Voigtländer 10.5mm f/0.95 Nokton MFT lens

    First pictures of the Voigtländer 10.5mm f/0.95 Nokton MFT lens

    When Voigtländer announced their new 10.5mm f/0.95 Nokton MFT lens yesterday, their website did not include any pictures of the lens. The website admiringlight.com published some images and a quick hands-on with the new lens (check also this webs…
    - 5 hours ago17 Sep 14, 8:37pm -
  • newNew Fujifilm X-T1 firmware update to be released in December

    New Fujifilm X-T1 firmware update to be released in December

    Fujifilm will announce a new firmware update for the X-T1 mirrorless camera in December. Here is a list of the new functionality that will be added (the new Fuji X-T1GS model already has some of the new features): New electronic shutter New film sim…
    - 6 hours ago17 Sep 14, 7:10pm -
  • newPanasonic Lumix DMC-FZ1000 camera now shipping, currently in stock

    Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ1000 camera now shipping, currently in stock

       The new Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ1000 camera is now shipping and is currently in stock at: Adorama Amazon If you want to get fancy, you can get the Leica version for $450 more. Posted by PhotoRumors.com This RSS feed is copyrighted and cannot be r…
    - 22 hours ago17 Sep 14, 4:02am -

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…
    - 89 days ago20 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…
    - 90 days ago19 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…
    - 91 days ago19 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…
    - 91 days ago18 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…
    - 96 days ago13 Jun 14, 3:50pm -

International


Cine Digital TV (Spanish)

  • Canon presenta la 7D Mark II
    El día de hoy Canon presentó el sucesor de la 7D que lleva 5 años siendo una de las cámaras favoritas con sensor APS-C, la nueva 7D Mark II incorpora las siguientes novedades: Sensor de 20MP Procesadores de imagen Digic 6 ISO de 100-16000 expandi…
    - 3 days ago15 Sep 14, 1:36pm -
  • Allex de Libec, el combo de tripie, cabezal y slider
    En NAB Libec presentó esté combo que integra en un solo paquete 3 herramientas indispensables para la producción de vídeo a un precio muy económico, el kit Allex, es sin duda una excelente alternativa para quien requiere un tripie con cabezal fl…
    - 5 days ago12 Sep 14, 3:56pm -
  • Nueva cámara 4k Super35mm PXW-FS7 de Sony
    Sony presentó el día de hoy la nueva cámara 4K PXW-FS7 con sensor Super 35mm   La Sony PXW-FS7 es una cámara de cine digital dirigida al operador/dueño, es decir, a diferencia de otros equipos que se recomienda cuenten con un equipo de personas…
    - 6 days ago12 Sep 14, 8:00am -
  • La C100 de Canon, una excelente alternativa para los usuarios de DSLR
    En esta ocasión platicamos acerca de la C100 de Canon, el miembro más pequeño de la familia Cinema EOS que nos ofrece un sensor Super35 y todas las funciones de una cámara de vídeo profesional.
    - 12 days ago5 Sep 14, 5:18pm -
  • Nueva cámara 4k de Panasonic, la HC-X1000
    El día de hoy se presentó una nueva cámara de Panasonic, la HC-X1000, una cámara de vídeo prosumer que permite grabar tanto en 4k, UHD y Full HD en un rango desde 24fps hasta 60fps con un sensor 1/2.3″ de 4K que opera con dos procesadores Venu…
    - 14 days ago3 Sep 14, 3:05pm -

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…
    - 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 -
  • 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

    • 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

    • 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…
      - 5 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…
      - 9 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…
      - 9 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.
      - 97 days ago12 Jun 14, 10:09pm -
    • MITE

      MITE

      Esta pieza audiovisual le tomo a su creador Walter Bolves 10 años terminarla. Como el mismo dice era algo a lo que le dedicaba algún que otro tiempo entre sus horarios como compositor de gráficos de computadora. Impresionante.Realizado íntegramen…
      - 98 days ago11 Jun 14, 7:25pm -

    PetaPixel

    Fstoppers

    • newFantasy Lighting in a Forest with Von Wong

      Fantasy Lighting in a Forest with Von Wong

      Ever since Benjamin Von Wong took a leap of faith and left his successful career as a engineer to persue his artistic passions, he has kept a legion of die hard fans enchanted by his ability to turn the ordinary into epic. Whether it be organi…
      - 5 hours ago17 Sep 14, 9:07pm -
    • newVSCO CAM 3.5 for iOS 8 Now Available

      VSCO CAM 3.5 for iOS 8 Now Available

      The latest update to the wildly popular VSCO CAM camera app brings many long-requested features for mobile photographers. iOS 8 allows much greater camera control and VSCO has refined these tools to be useful for both pros and amateurs alike. Thes…
      - 6 hours ago17 Sep 14, 8:01pm -
    • newBecoming a Photopreneur: Doing What You Fear

      Becoming a Photopreneur: Doing What You Fear

      I still remember this conversation from several years back. A fellow photographer was about as stuck as you can get. He worked perpetual fourteen (or more) hour days, never got much of  a day off and was struggling hard with a record-setting case o…
      - 7 hours ago17 Sep 14, 7:07pm -
    • newSigma Confirms Pricing for New 150-600mm f/5-6.3 DG OS HSM Sports Lens

      Sigma Confirms Pricing for New 150-600mm f/5-6.3 DG OS HSM Sports Lens

      Quick update: Sigma's newly announced 150-600mm f/5-6.3 DG OS HSM Sports Lens (unveiled last week) already has a confirmed price point: $1,999. It will be available some time in October, with a specific date not yet given. At that price point, it'…
      - 7 hours ago17 Sep 14, 6:09pm -
    • newThe Roadmap to Success in Architectural Photography: CreativeLive With Mike Kelley

      The Roadmap to Success in Architectural Photography: CreativeLive With Mike Kelley

      If you've ever been interested in the field of architectural photography, now is your chance to learn about the ins-and-outs of getting clients, bidding on jobs, building a reputation and learning some post-processing tricks for FREE. I'll be speaki…
      - 10 hours ago17 Sep 14, 3:53pm -

    The PhoBlographer

    PhotoFocus

    • newOn Making “Epic” Photographs

      On Making “Epic” Photographs

      The Questions Photofocus readers know that Photoshop World is a place where photographers gather to learn about their craft, about Photoshop, of course, and most interesting of all; about each other. Last week in Las Vegas during Photoshop World, a c…
      - 7 hours ago17 Sep 14, 6:18pm -
    • newMaximize Every Shoot With These Four Shots

      Maximize Every Shoot With These Four Shots

      It can be overwhelming to arrive at a beautiful landscape to make pictures, or to a portrait shoot and be faced with making great pictures on demand. When I make portraits for a client, I have to deliver, or there’s no food on the table–how’s t…
      - 13 hours ago17 Sep 14, 1:00pm -
    • Slideshows Survey

      Slideshows Survey

      We’re getting ready to build some new tutorials on slideshows… we want to know which tools you’d like to learn about (vote for as many as you’d like). This Post Sponsored by: LensRentals.com Be a kid in a camera store. Rent lenses, cameras,…
      - 1 day ago16 Sep 14, 9:30pm -
    • Duplicating Smart Objects

      Duplicating Smart Objects

      Overview Smart Objects in Photoshop are wrappers that can contain layers or an original RAW file made with a camera. They are non-destructive. They support Smart Filters (allowing unlimited reworking of even stacked filter settings until the perfect…
      - 1 day ago16 Sep 14, 6:26pm -
    • Making Your Old Images Feel New Again

      Making Your Old Images Feel New Again

      I’ve been thinking about this photo tip for a while, mostly because I make it a habit to review my archive from years ago. As photographers who constantly practice and learn new things, it is natural for our sensibilities to evolve. What we though…
      - 2 days ago16 Sep 14, 1:00pm -