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Movcam A7s LANC Adapter Cable Brings Record Trigger and More.

Movcam A7s LANC Adapter Cable Brings Record Trigger and More.

This new Movcam A7s LANC adapter cable is really good news for anyone looking to put a A7s on your shoulder or in some kind of rig for handheld use. As you can see it will fit nicely in the Movcam’s A7s cage with the locking pinch to keep the port safe and the connection […]

June 3, 20150 Comments
Firmware Update For Convergent Design Odyssey Recorders Now Available

Firmware Update For Convergent Design Odyssey Recorders Now Available

More updates are here for the Odyssey 7, 7Q and 7Q+ model recorders. Check the list out. I’m looking forward to the new expanded 3D-LUTs. Lets get to it! Here is whats new and if you havent seen my review check it out. Convergent Design Odyessy 7Q+ Hands On Review from Erik Naso on Vimeo. […]

June 3, 20150 Comments
Sony FS700 Gets $1000 instant rebate

Sony FS700 Gets $1000 instant rebate

If you want a Sony FS700 then now might be a great time to get one with a $1000 instant rebate. Added bonus! Get a Metabones EF Lens to Sony NEX Smart Adapter (MARK IV)¬†($399 value)¬†Free via Mail-in Rebate PROMOTION PERIOD: April 1, 2015 ‚Äď June 30, 2015 End Users can receive The Metabones EF […]

June 2, 20150 Comments
AJA CION Gets $4000 Price Cut. Is The Price What’s Holding You Back?

AJA CION Gets $4000 Price Cut. Is The Price What’s Holding You Back?

Today AJA announced that the CION will be on sale for $4995. Thats $4000 off! WOW right? Last year I checked out the CION and since I had shoulder surgery I wasn’t able to put it on my shoulder. Bummed but I did like the look and layout of the camera. It really went in […]

May 26, 20150 Comments
Vimeo Offering $150 B&H Gift Card When You Sign Up For Vimeo Pro Account

Vimeo Offering $150 B&H Gift Card When You Sign Up For Vimeo Pro Account

Vimeo teams up with B&H to offer you a $150 gift card when you sign up for Vimeo Pro service for one year. Not bad. The membership cost $199 so with the gift card it’s $49. Well not really since you are effectively pre-paying for merchandise from B&H but hey! You needed a few SSD […]

May 13, 20151 Comment

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Reviews

CalDigit T4 Thunderbolt RAID Packs A Punch In A Small Package

CalDigit T4 Thunderbolt RAID Packs A Punch In A Small Package

I like many of you need fast dependable storage for active editing projects. For several years I’ve used an eSATA RAID 0 with port multiplying technology with my older Mac Pro Pre-Thunderbolt computer, however RAID 0 is scary because you have “zero” safety. One hiccup and it’s all gone. Since getting a Macbook Pro Retina […]

March 3, 20151 Comment
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, 201510 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, 20158 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, 201440 Comments

Lenses

New Zeiss BATIS lens line for Sony FE – 25mm f/2.0 and 85mm f/1.8 Coming This Summer

New Zeiss BATIS lens line for Sony FE – 25mm f/2.0 and 85mm f/1.8 Coming This Summer

The Sony A7 cameras are in desperate need of more lens options in full frame with snappy autofocus and who better than Zeiss to¬†step up to the plate with a new line for Sony FE. The Zeiss BATIS are coming! The new ZEISS Batis 2/25 and 1.8/85 lenses are the first full-frame autofocus lenses with […]

April 22, 20150 Comments
KIPON Introduces New High Speed Canon EF To MFT Autofocus Electronic Adapter

KIPON Introduces New High Speed Canon EF To MFT Autofocus Electronic Adapter

KIPON introduces a new high speed¬†Canon EF To MFT Autofocus Electronic Adapter that lets you control your Canon lenses on the GH4. They claim it’s the worlds first but Metabones also has this type of adapter as well. KIPON nade a adapter with iris blades built in that wasn’t so good so. We are seeing […]

April 21, 20150 Comments
Aputure Puts “Speedbooster” Like Focal Reducer Into The New DEC Pro EF to MFT Adapter

Aputure Puts “Speedbooster” Like Focal Reducer Into The New DEC Pro EF to MFT Adapter

That’s not all it does. It also¬†has the DEC wireless iris and focus controls like the original DEC adapter does. I checked it out on the Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera and so far it looks really promising. The DEC EF to E-Mount I have is a prototype but functions as a release version for the […]

April 19, 20155 Comments
Rokinon Releases 2.8 100mm Macro Lens In 8 Popular Mounts Plus a CINE Version

Rokinon Releases 2.8 100mm Macro Lens In 8 Popular Mounts Plus a CINE Version

The 100mm macro is a lens I have always wanted and never bought. I dont know why I dont just get one already. Perfect for portraits and bugs or portraits of bugs ūüėÄ Now Rokinon has entered the 100mm macro market but I’m not sure about the price. The Canon mount version is priced at […]

April 2, 20151 Comment
Aputure DEC Wireless Lens Remote Adapter In For Review. This Thing Is Very Cool!

Aputure DEC Wireless Lens Remote Adapter In For Review. This Thing Is Very Cool!

I just received a prototype of the Aputure DEC Wireless Remote Lens Adapter. This version is for the Sony EF mount so I’ll be testing it on the A7s. Aputure also has one for the GH4 MFT mount. Aputure products are becoming very popular with me in the last year. I use their HR672S LED […]

April 1, 20155 Comments

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