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ARRI introduces a “RED” looking ALEXA Mini

ARRI introduces a “RED” looking ALEXA Mini

Does this new ALEXA Mini look familiar? It does to me. The first thing that popped into my mind is Movi operators are going to love this option. Alexa IQ in a 3 axis gimbal. Very cool. Have a drone? Now you can fly Alexa mini too. The camera is small and is very close […]

February 23, 20150 Comments
Metabones EF to E Mount MARK IV Firmware Update.

Metabones EF to E Mount MARK IV Firmware Update.

Two weeks ago (Feb 3rd) Metabones released a firmware update to fix a few issue. Below are the fixes. For Mac computer updaters here is the link. PC users you’re on your own. Just kidding. CLICK HERE RELEVANT PRODUCTS This information is for the following models: EF-E Smart AdapterTM MARK IV (model number MB_EF-E-BM4) ABOUT THIS […]

February 22, 20150 Comments
HyperThin HDMI Cables As Thin As iPhone Lightning Cable. Also Available in Micro to Mini

HyperThin HDMI Cables As Thin As iPhone Lightning Cable. Also Available in Micro to Mini

Post by ErikNaso.com. In my quest to get the perfect Micro to Mini HDMI cable to work without an adapter on the Odyssey 7Q+ I found these Hypershop HyperThin cables. Thanks to a twitter comment by Matthew Zappile that lead me to them. These cables are incredibly thin and yes they work perfect with the 7Q+ in […]

February 21, 20151 Comment
Four New Canon Cameras Released. Canon 50.6MP 5DS, 5DS R & T6i, T6s DLSR’s

Four New Canon Cameras Released. Canon 50.6MP 5DS, 5DS R & T6i, T6s DLSR’s

Okay the new heavily rumored Canon 5DS ($3,699.00) and 5DS R ($3,899.00) are official. First and foremost these four new cameras are for stills. Not video. I know you want 4K from a Canon camera but these aren’t them. Be patient….. Here is what we know. The 5DS R is the same without the LPF filter installed for even […]

February 5, 20151 Comment
New Samsung NX500 Compact Full 4K 28MP APS-C Mirrorless Compact Camera. This Thing Is Loaded!

New Samsung NX500 Compact Full 4K 28MP APS-C Mirrorless Compact Camera. This Thing Is Loaded!

I don’t write about every new camera release. but this little bombshell peaked my interest. Samsung is coming on strong in the hybrid camera market. First with the NX1 and now the more compact NX500. They are very similar cameras boasting full 4K video and a 28MP photos in the APS-C format. The NX500 comes […]

February 5, 20157 Comments

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Reviews

HyperThin HDMI Cables As Thin As iPhone Lightning Cable. Also Available in Micro to Mini

HyperThin HDMI Cables As Thin As iPhone Lightning Cable. Also Available in Micro to Mini

Post by ErikNaso.com. In my quest to get the perfect Micro to Mini HDMI cable to work without an adapter on the Odyssey 7Q+ I found these Hypershop HyperThin cables. Thanks to a twitter comment by Matthew Zappile that lead me to them. These cables are incredibly thin and yes they work perfect with the 7Q+ in […]

February 21, 20151 Comment
Convergent Design Odyssey 7Q+ Hands On Review

Convergent Design Odyssey 7Q+ Hands On Review

I need to make a correction in the review. I stated that a USB3 SATA adapter comes with the the recorder and it does not. I made a mistake on that one. Sorry. This adapter is fairly inexpensive at $17 from a third party. I’m updating the Vimeo version now. Okay if you watched the video […]

January 25, 20159 Comments
Aputure HR672S LED Video Lights First Look

Aputure HR672S LED Video Lights First Look

I recently picked up several Aputure lights. My first two were the Aputure Amaran AL-198. I wanted to see how clean the light was before I went up to the larger panels. They had no green spike and wow do these little lights put out. Very handy for back, hair and accent lighting. In a […]

January 11, 20157 Comments
Nebula 4000 Lite First Impressions And Hands On Review

Nebula 4000 Lite First Impressions And Hands On Review

  UPDATED: Feb 17 2015 I finally had some down time and took Presidents day to go shoot with the replacement nebula 4000. As you read this article you will learn the original one was defective and I spent a lot of time just trying to get it to work. Now I have the one […]

December 21, 201426 Comments
Three Nights With The DJI Ronin. Hands On Review

Three Nights With The DJI Ronin. Hands On Review

  Loading Playing with the DJI Ronin today for a shoot for the next two days. Thinking the A7s would be good but might be to light #videoproduction #filmmaking @ezdrone View on Instagram I was excited to finally play/use the DJI Ronin handheld gimbal. I’ve demoed a few at NAB but never used one until […]

October 18, 201411 Comments

Lenses

Tokina Cinema 50-135mm T3.0 Now Available For Pre-Order

Tokina Cinema 50-135mm T3.0 Now Available For Pre-Order

  I saw this beauty at NAB and was wondering if it was ever going to ship. Now 10 months later it’s available for pre-order with shipping some time in April for a whopping $4,499.00. The Tokina Cinema 50-135 T3.0 as I remember was a fairly light lens with a good build. The one I held […]

February 16, 20150 Comments
Sony releases Four Lenses For E Mount A7 Cameras. My Favorite. The FE 90mm F2.8 Macro G OSS

Sony releases Four Lenses For E Mount A7 Cameras. My Favorite. The FE 90mm F2.8 Macro G OSS

I have a love hate relationship with my A7s and lenses are a big part of it. The Metabones EF to E Mount has some serious issues and autofocus doesn’t work at all with the Canon EF mount lenses. For video I can get by but for stills I want and need autofocus. Here are […]

February 13, 20150 Comments
Sigma Introduces A New ART lens. The 24mm f/1.4 DG HSM

Sigma Introduces A New ART lens. The 24mm f/1.4 DG HSM

The ART line is special. Very fast and sharp lenses. I have the 50mm and 18-35 versions. They are great for video and have a very nice build. The 35mm ART is also very popular and super sharp. A nice feature on all the ART lenses is the mount can be changed to another type […]

February 10, 20150 Comments
Tokina AT-X 11-20mm f/2.8 PRO DX Lens Now Available For Pre-Order

Tokina AT-X 11-20mm f/2.8 PRO DX Lens Now Available For Pre-Order

  The New Tokina AT-X 11-20mm f/2.8 PRO DX Lens is now showing up in retailers for pre-order. I have a 11-16 Duclos version thats stellar. Adding 4mm to the long end will make people happy since that did seem like a complaint on the 11-16 being a little short. It’s a great fit for Canon […]

January 29, 20150 Comments
New MFT Olympus M.ZUIKO DIGITAL ED 40-150mm f/2.8 PRO Lens

New MFT Olympus M.ZUIKO DIGITAL ED 40-150mm f/2.8 PRO Lens

  Check out this 40-150mm f2.8 beauty! This is the first I’ve seen of this lens so I’m just giving you guys the info I find out and boy do I want to test drive it! It has a 35mm equivalent focal length of 80-300mm for covering a wide range of telephoto lengths and has […]

October 2, 20141 Comment

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