Canon polarized the industry with the release of their C200 “Cinema EOS” camera, which has the unique to the Canon range, ability to shoot compressed 4K raw internally at the expense of a heavily compressed 8bit MP4 codec, and despite the recent addition of XF-AVC, the omittion
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After announcing their new sing-rod Zip Focus system just a week ago, Wooden Camera are heading to Las Vegas for NAB 2018 with a few more new product announcements designed to make your life on set much easier, especially when it comes to being quick, efficient and
Pulling focus with proper gear has been one of my pet peeves and struggles over the years. As a cash-strapped filmmaker that often has to do everything by myself, getting a proper follow focus that I can afford has been a futile exercise for the most part.
So you’ve bought a new Panasonic EVA1… Great for you and congrats on your purchase. Even though I have yet to shoot with the camera, from friends and good people on the Internet, I have seen and read very positive things about Panasonic’s latest S35 4K camcorder.
You may recall that recently Wooden Camera announced they are making a PL mount kit for the Panasonic EVA1. Since the EVA1 has a native Canon EF mount, due to the huge availability of EF mount lenses out there in the hands of owners and potential EVA1
Panasonic have been busy getting their latest AU-EVA1 high resolution video camera out the door and judging by my instagram feed, there are quite a few DPs out there getting theirs in. And much like other cameras before it, some third party manufacturers are also quick on
More and more accessories and news around the latest Panasonic EVA1 5.7K pro camcorder are popping up, and today I have some exciting news to share with all of you. Shortly after receiving a new firmware update that took care of some bugs with slow-motion recording that
After getting some sweet pro accessories from ARRI’s PCA division, the Canon C200 is now getting third party accessories from Wooden Camera. I am a huge fan of Wooden Camera’s stuff, especially their unified baseplates – they are simple to use, versatile and built like tanks. It
To say that the ARRI Alexa Mini has taken the world of feature films, commercials, narrative drama and all other aspects of high-end filmmaking by storm ever since its debut at BVE 2015 in London, is a bit of an understatement. Here in the UK it has
Well-known camera accessories manufacturer Wooden Camera, just announced their UFF-1 Universal Follow Focus at NAB 2017. According to Wooden Camera this is the first follow focus to be compatible with 15mm LW, 15mm Studio, and 19mm rods without the use of adapters thus bringing a new meaning to
Built-in ND filters may be a basic feature of broadcast and most professional camcorders, but when it comes to small mirrorless cameras or high end cinema cameras – these can be a luxury, that users have to work around. For example, if you are using the Blackmagic
With cameras these days regardless of make or price point, the camera itself is only the starting point in the equation. When it comes to “rigging” cameras to make the field production friendly those of us coming from a DSLR background certainly can attest to the pain,
One of the major new features in the new Canon C300 Mark II camera is the fact that it can shoot 4K internally (finally). Even the top end Canon C500 couldn’t do it in camera, but with the C300 successor, Canon has put quite a bit more