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Amazon has the Canon EOS 7D as “DISCONTINUED” Something New Coming?

Amazon has the Canon EOS 7D as “DISCONTINUED” Something New Coming?

July 26, 20140 Comments

The rumors have been flying about a new updated Canon 7D camera. We don’t know if it’s a whole new APS-C camera or a replacement for it. As it looks Amazon has the Canon 7D marked as “DISCONTINUED”  First announced on September 1st 2009 makes the 7D almost five years old. The 70D is such […]

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Using the Sony Alpha A7s For News Topicals And Grading The Footage

Using the Sony Alpha A7s For News Topicals And Grading The Footage

July 25, 20144 Comments

During the month of July I’ve been shooting and editing news breaks that play in the Ellen show These are usually done with studio cameras and crew but they are in training with a new control room setup so I’m doing them for now. I could use a typical ENG camera but come on! Thats no […]

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Things That Drive Me Crazy About The Sony A7s

Things That Drive Me Crazy About The Sony A7s

July 20, 201444 Comments

I’ve had the Sony A7s for about a month and It’s a fun camera with some great features, but I just can’t seem to get comfortable with it and a few things just frustrate me. Please understand that this is all my opinion and if you disagree with them that’s fine. I’m not a fanboy […]

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Blackmagic Camera’s Get New ProRes Flavors With Firmware 1.8.2

Blackmagic Camera’s Get New ProRes Flavors With Firmware 1.8.2

July 17, 20142 Comments

Today Blackmagic released an update for the Blackmagic Cameras that give you several new flavors of ProRes. This is great for projects that don’t require the HQ version that creates very large files and also eats up your media. I like ProRes 422. It’s just right when I use my Ninja Blade with the C100. […]

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Sony Alpha A7s Hands On Review

Sony Alpha A7s Hands On Review

July 16, 201430 Comments

Updated July 27th. Go to Picture Profiles for the new additions. Thanks! Sunset Cliffs. Sony Alpha A7s 120fps and Full Frame from Erik Naso on Vimeo. I finally had an afternoon free to get some shots. I decided to go to Sunset Cliffs in Ocean Beach CA. It’s a beautiful area. Okay. Truth be told […]

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50% off BlackMagic Pocket Cinema Camera now through August 31st

50% off BlackMagic Pocket Cinema Camera now through August 31st

July 16, 20140 Comments

This is one very good deal! For a limited time get 50% the BlackMagic Design Pocket Cinema Camera (Body Only) with Micro Four Thirds Lens Mount Reg: $995.00 Special: $495.00 + free batteries (2 x BlackMagic Design Pocket Cinema Camera Battery) and free US shipping. You will need a ton of extra batteries and several media cards […]

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Pre-Order The Atomos Shogun And Get A Free Gift.

Pre-Order The Atomos Shogun And Get A Free Gift.

July 14, 20142 Comments

The new 4K Atomos Shogun is looking to be a very capable 4K recorder for both the Panasonic GH4 and the Sony A7s. In such a short amount of time these two cameras have changed the landscape for hybrid cameras. They both are for the most part video first and stills second. This type of […]

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Panasonic GH4 Audio Issue Now Resolved.

Panasonic GH4 Audio Issue Now Resolved.

July 8, 20145 Comments

I was hanging out on DVXuser and found out that Panasonic has figured out what the audio buzz issue is and will be fixing the cameras with no charge very soon. This is what the Panasonic rep said. “It is a relatively simple hardware modification to eliminate the buzz.” Thats good news! The Panasonic rep […]

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Big Canon 7D Price Reduction. Something New On The Horizon?

Big Canon 7D Price Reduction. Something New On The Horizon?

July 7, 20140 Comments

The Canon 7D came down in price approximately 30% this week. This is the lowest price we’ve seen for the very popular S35ish DSLR. Hollywood loved it for it’s similar S35 field of view and Indie filmmakers that didn’t have the budget for a 5D MKII opted for it. Hey it’s also a great stills […]

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A7s Goes For An All-Nighter With Philip Bloom

July 5, 20142 Comments

This video just blows my mind. Philip and James spent practically all night shooting in pitch darkness and the images are amazing. The A7s is hands down the lowlight king and it does it so well too. Follow me on Twitter @eriknaso and check out my page on Facebook. Thanks for coming by! Please help […]

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