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I'm a broadcast DP In San Diego. I enjoy sharing what I'm working on and testing new equipment. This blog is also part of giving back. I've learned so much from so many people.

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Adobe Premiere Pro CC June 2016 Update (v2015.3) Now Available

Adobe Premiere Pro CC June 2016 Update (v2015.3) Now Available

June 21, 20160 Comments

Seems it’s not ready for me yet but should show up soon in my CC account. As usual I hope for stability and a fix for Lumetri Color. I like the app but it destroys the image. Nice addition of HSL too. Lots of new features and fixes. Watch the videos for all the details. […]

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Firmware 2016.06 adds 23 New Features for Apollo, Odyssey7Q+, Odyssey7Q, and Odyssey7

Firmware 2016.06 adds 23 New Features for Apollo, Odyssey7Q+, Odyssey7Q, and Odyssey7

June 9, 20160 Comments

Firmware 2016.06 is a big one! Not only does it add 23 new features but it also has 22 fixes and improvements. Convergent Design has done a great job keeping the Odyssey and now Apollo records relevant. I don’t know any other device without hardware upgrades that has done this. It goes to show how advanced the hardware […]

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Quick Look: Aputure COB 120T LED Fixture

Quick Look: Aputure COB 120T LED Fixture

June 6, 20160 Comments

When Ted at Aputure showed me the Bowen S Mount COB 120t I got pretty excited about it. It’s a different style for us video guys. It looks like a strobe! But it’s not. The COB 120t is a hybrid stills/video light. And it’s a very affordable 1.5K watt tungsten comparable output fixture that is […]

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The Sony a6300. A LOVE HATE & Sometimes STEAMY Relationship

The Sony a6300. A LOVE HATE & Sometimes STEAMY Relationship

June 5, 20165 Comments

I’ve had the a6300 for some time now and for the most part I like it. Yes it has it’s flaws. Overheating and rolling shutter are really the big ones. The rolling shutter is bad in 4K. The worst I’ve ever seen in a camera. In HD it’s not bad. Add OIS lenses and handled […]

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Film Convert Sony a6300 Profile Now Available

Film Convert Sony a6300 Profile Now Available

June 2, 20160 Comments

Film Convert stays on top of popular cameras and the Sony a6300 is one that I’m glad to see now available. They put out a request for cameras you would like and the a6300 was a popular choice. Here is a quick grade with the new profile. Click HERE to get the new FREE profile […]

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Red, Panavision and Light Iron Join Forces to Make The 8K DXL Cinema Camera

Red, Panavision and Light Iron Join Forces to Make The 8K DXL Cinema Camera

June 1, 20160 Comments

When three big players join forces to create a camera system like the DXL you now it’s going to special. This is what happened. The new Millennium DXL Panavision camera uses Panavision optics with a RED 8K sensor and Light Iron color science. All working together for a smooth acquisition to post workflow. At least that’s […]

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Sony FS5 RAW Upgrade CBKZ-FS5RIF Now Available

Sony FS5 RAW Upgrade CBKZ-FS5RIF Now Available

June 1, 20160 Comments

Sony FS5 RAW Upgrade CBKZ-FS5RIF is now available from a few authorized Sony dealers. My good friends at Texas Media Systems has them in stock for $600. Give them a call if you want it today. I’m not clear how the install will go. If you buy it and install it please leave a comment […]

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Extreme Measure to Stop a6300 from Overheating.

Extreme Measure to Stop a6300 from Overheating.

May 31, 20161 Comment

When I first saw this video I thought it was a joke but it’s not! I applaud the ingenuity, but if I rolled out with a giant red PC fan on the back of my Sony a6300 I think I would get some head scratching looks. This goes to show how ridiculous this overheating thing […]

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Apple QuickTime on Windows Update. Native ProRes Support Coming

Apple QuickTime on Windows Update. Native ProRes Support Coming

May 31, 20160 Comments

If you are a Windows based editor using Premiere Pro you probably already know the news that Apple will no longer be advancing or supporting Quicktime on windows machines. This has caused a lot of confusion to many including me. I edit on a Mac so it doesn’t affect me yet. A PC system is […]

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Think Tank Photo AIRPORT HELIPAK™ FOR DJI PHANTOM Bag on SALE!

Think Tank Photo AIRPORT HELIPAK™ FOR DJI PHANTOM Bag on SALE!

May 18, 20160 Comments

The popular AIRPORT HELIPAK bag for DJI Phantom is now $199.75 reduced from $239.75. I need to pick one up for myself since I’m getting a Phantom 4 in June. Great price on a high quality bag from Think Tank Photo. KEY FEATURES Custom divider set specifically for the DJI Phantom series; reconfigure your bag, depending on […]

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