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PILOTFLY H1 Handheld 3axis Stabilizer Now Available For Pre-Order

PILOTFLY H1 Handheld 3axis Stabilizer Now Available For Pre-Order

April 19, 20150 Comments

I was surprised I didn’t see more of these handheld pistol grip type stabilizers at the NAB show 2015. I’m sure we will later this year. I like the Nebula 4000. The where first to market with a very innovative product and with some practice you can achieve some stunning moves. Check out my review […]

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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

April 19, 20150 Comments

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 […]

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GH4 Will Get Flat V-Log L Gamma But when And Will It Be A Free Update? Plus Anamorphic In V2.2 Update

GH4 Will Get Flat V-Log L Gamma But when And Will It Be A Free Update? Plus Anamorphic In V2.2 Update

April 19, 20150 Comments

At NAB this year I saw lots of great 4K cameras and I didn’t really think about checking on the GH4 but I was in the Panasonic booth so why not. When I did I found out that Panasonic has a new color gamma in the works and it’s called V-Log L. This new flat […]

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Blackmagic URSA Mini Coming Soon And The Price Is Amazing! Also New Drone Camera

Blackmagic URSA Mini Coming Soon And The Price Is Amazing! Also New Drone Camera

April 12, 201517 Comments

I just landed and this came my way. The new Blackmagic URSA Mini. Look at that! It has a design very similar to the FS7 and yes it has a optional viewfinder too. The 4.5k URSA Mini is also a bargain at $2995.  Shipping is expected July 2015 (maybe 2016) . Grip controller included but extender […]

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Avid Introduces A Free Version Of Media Composer – Media Composer l First

Avid Introduces A Free Version Of Media Composer – Media Composer l First

April 12, 20150 Comments

Avid has been a Hollywood NLE platform for sometime. Now a new version is in the works and it’s free. What does this mean? The offering is still in the works and is scheduled for release later this year. I remember “Avid Free DV”. I think that’s what they called it. It didn’t really gain […]

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Panasonic Could Be Releasing A New DVX100 Style 4K Camera At NAB

Panasonic Could Be Releasing A New DVX100 Style 4K Camera At NAB

April 12, 20150 Comments

Andrew Reid over on EOSHD has the scoop on a new potentially cool 4K entry from Panasonic. Below is from EOSHD. Writing on his blog, Panasonic director of professional imaging Kunihiko Miyagi says the company has decided to “try and create another disruption in the industry and hit like the DVX100″. The DVX100 was a popular […]

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Canon Lowers Prices On Several Prime And Zoom Lenses Permanently.

Canon Lowers Prices On Several Prime And Zoom Lenses Permanently.

April 12, 20153 Comments

  Canon just dropped the price on a bunch of popular lenses and converters permanently. Check out the list below. Some very popular ones are on the list and one $700 instant rebate on the EOS-1D X New Instant Rebate $700 Instant Rebate on EOS-1D X, now $5299 New Pricing on Primes $150 Price Drop on EF 14mm f/2.8L […]

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Canon XC10. What The Heck? My Thoughts On The New Hybrid 4K Camera

Canon XC10. What The Heck? My Thoughts On The New Hybrid 4K Camera

April 11, 201517 Comments

Okay. At first I was baffled by the Canon XC10. It didn’t make much sense to me. The price seems high and a 1″ sensor is going backwards. Who wants that? What the heck is Canon thinking? Well after my initial negative first impressions subsided I started looking at it and trying to see how […]

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Canon Develops XF-AVC Video Format Targeting 4K Pro Camcorders

Canon Develops XF-AVC Video Format Targeting 4K Pro Camcorders

April 10, 20150 Comments

Not really earth shattering news but since the release of the C300 MKII we now know that Canon is adding a new video format to go along with the new cameras. We will see this XF-AVC codec implemented on all the new “Pro” line entries. Maybe we will also see a new C500 MKII soon too. […]

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Blackmagic Design URSA Gets A Big Update 2.3 Firmware

Blackmagic Design URSA Gets A Big Update 2.3 Firmware

April 10, 20150 Comments

Fresh from Blackmagic Design today. URSA gets a firmware update. Also I’ll be at the Black Magic press event Monday morning with any new news from the showroom floor on Monday at 9:30am Camera Update 2.3 Key Features Adds support for windowed recording up to 150 fps in 1920 x 1080 HD resolution. Adds new […]

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