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Z CAM E2-M4 4K Cinema Camera Announced

Budget oriented camera maker Z CAM has added another affordable and enticing member to its product lineup. The just-announced Z CAM E2-M4 is basically identical to the existing E2 sporting exactly the same sensor and body. Unlike the fixed mount on the E2, however, the E2-M4 has

BMPCC 6K vs ARRI ALEXA Mini Footage Comparison

In a world of unfair comparisons you would have to imagine putting a $2,000 Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera 6K against the $60,000 ARRI ALEXA Mini would be among the most ridiculous. These are strange times we live in, however, and it means that this comparison is going

Mavic Air 2 vs Mavic 2 Pro Side-by-Side Comparison

Recently launched, the DJI Mavic Air 2 certainly complicates things if you were planning on purchasing a new consumer drone. It seemed to be relatively easy before, with the Mavic 2 Pro being among the best if you needed solid image quality. Now, with the Mavic Air

DaVinci Resolve 16.2.2 Available to Download

Blackmagic has just rolled out DaVinci Resolve 16.2.2. This update addresses a range of bug fixes and adds some enticing new features such as support for RED 7.3.1 SDK, accelerated 10-bit H.265 encoding when using a Mac, support for exporting .srt files without formatting and much more.

10 Useful Rode Wireless GO Hacks

They say that sound is half the picture. David Bowie once said, “Tomorrow belongs to those who can hear it coming.” Lots of people talk about the importance of listening; but if we can’t hear what they’re saying, what does it even matter? Much of the significance

Premiere Pro and After Effects Now Support ProRes RAW and More

Adobe just announced a new release for their Creative Cloud video and audio applications, including Premiere Pro, After Effects, Audition, Character Animator, and Premiere Rush. Available today, the updates offer support for Apple ProRes RAW, new creative tools in After Effects, workflow refinements in Character Animator, and

RED Komodo 6K to Hit the Market Soon Selling for $6,000

More and more details regarding the long-awaited and highly anticipated RED Komodo 6K camera emerged earlier today. The upcoming camera should be available soon in custom colors and limited quantities starting at $6,000. According to Jarred Land, the current president of RED Digital Cinema, the custom colored

Blackmagic Pocket 4K and 6K Minimalist Rig Setup

Shooting with compact cameras – or Blackmagic’s so-called 4K and 6K “pocket cameras” in this case – usually involves building some kind of rig. You could build the Ultimate Rig with every little bit you may need or want. Or, you could opt for a more lightweight

Final Cut Pro vs DaVinci Resolve Performance in 2020

When using a Mac, Final Cut Pro X is obviously the most efficient NLE. Right? In 2020 things might be changing a bit as other editors, such as DaVinci Resolve from Blackmagic Design, are quickly catching up when it comes to software optimization. So, which is the

10 Best New Features of the Canon EOS C300 Mark III

Canon dropped a serious bombshell on the filmmaking community with the release of the Canon C300 Mark III.  It isn’t that this release wasn’t expected, but for Canon (who is known to usually be a little behind the curve) this is a massive push ahead with a

The Best Filmmaking Deals for NAB Express

Digital-first and live streaming is the new normal, making it fitting that the annual NAB Show in Las Vegas has transformed into an online experience called NAB Express. Even B&H is giving us its own NAB Virtual Experience which includes some newly produced content, information on all

Advanced Noise and Flicker Removal in After Effects

Noise, flicker, scratches, and all other types of problems have probably shown up in some of the video you have shot and edited over the years. These are also the types of issues that are notoriously difficult or time consuming to fix and correct. Visual effects artist