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Two New Audio Features on the Panasonic GH5S You Might Not Know About

Back in January, Panasonic introduced the Lumix DC-GH5S mirrorless camera, the successor to the original and ubiquitous GH5. The latest model sports new features targeted at filmmakers including much-improved low-light performance and a few minor enhancements regarding the audio recording capabilities of the camera that you still

Zoom H1 vs Zoom H1N – Is It Worth Upgrading to the New Model?

The Zoom H1 has been a staple for entry-level filmmakers and run-and-gun shooters who are looking for an affordable, easy-to-carry-around field recorder that provides superb sound quality in a compact and lightweight form factor. At CES 2018, Zoom introduced the H1N, the long-awaited successor of the H1

Sony A7S II vs ARRI Alexa Mini – Can You Guess Which is Which?

With features such as a 4K Full-Frame sensor, 5-axis image stabilization, log gamma profiles, external recording capabilities, and crazy-high ISOs of up to 409,600 it’s no wonder why the Sony A7S II was the most rented mirrorless camera in 2017 according to ShareGrid camera-rental company. Since the

The Ultimate Guide to Anamorphic Video and Lenses

Introduced around the early 1950s, anamorphic lenses have become a staple in the filmmaking industry in achieving a vintage yet still contemporary film look that can help elevate modern-day digital video into footage reminiscent of film’s past. A recent video produced by seasoned filmmaker Tom Antos goes

Five Extremely Simple to Pull Off In-Camera Transitions

Transitions used in your video editing workflow shouldn’t necessarily be limited to wipes, fades or just simple cuts. In fact, they don’t even have to be done solely in post-production. Some of the most appealing techniques in that regard combine clever editing and precise camera movements, thus

New Zeiss Loxia 25mm f2.4 Compact Wide-Angle Lens Announced

ZEISS just added a fifth member to their compact manual primes LOXIA family with the compact wide-angle Zeiss Loxia 25mm f2.4. The compact design of the ZEISS Loxia lenses has been specially developed for the hugely popular Sony mirrorless full-frame E-mount cameras such as the A7s II and

How Fast is the Top-of-the-Line 18-Core iMac Pro?

If you are currently on the fence of shelling out the cash for a brand new iMac Pro, it’s reasonable to ask yourself which model you should buy. Other relevant questions include “What advantages are gained with a higher core count?” or “Are these possible advantages worth