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Closer Look at the Rhino Arc II Camera Slider

Over the last few years, the rise of DIY culture and the cheap and readily available flood of electronics we’ve seen has brought, as a consequence, a lot of motion-controlled imagery. Simple setups that made for captivating shots and easy VFX tricks are more common than ever,

5 Hidden Features in Premiere Pro CC 2020

The release of the 2020 version of Premiere Pro was met with a great deal of enthusiasm by many filmmakers and editors all over the world. One of the most discussed features was the smart reframing tool that allows content creators to conveniently reframe any video to

Sigma fp Video Modes Compared

It’s somehow peculiar how an amazing camera can be dropped down by a major company in the business and cause almost no reaction in the entire community. That’s, in fact, what happened a few months ago when Sigma released a beast of a camera, the Sigma fp

Best S1H Budget Lenses for Video Shooting

Now that the Panasonic S1H is hitting the shelves and many filmmakers are starting to fiddle with it, there’s a reasonable question popping around: what lenses should we use on this camera? Actually, there’s more than one right answer, especially when you take into account the new

Sony VENICE Firmware V5.0 Released

Sony VENICE owners would be more than happy to know that they can now download Firmware V5.0 for their favorite 6K CineAlta camera. The latest software update adds even more high frame rate options along with internal HD ProRes 4:4:4:4 recording, new built-in monitoring and VF features

Laowa 12mm T2.9 Zero-D Cine Lens Announced

Chinese budget lens maker Venus Optics just announced the brand new Laowa 12mm T2.9 Zero-D Cine lens, specially designed for cinematography and videography purposes. The new 12mm lens is currently one of the widest T2.9 cine lenses covering sensors up to both full-frame and vista vision size,

Five of the Best Mirrorless Cameras for Video Under $1,000

The mirrorless hype has taken the independent filmmaking world by storm. And while there are many video shooters who are still filming with their favorite and trustworthy DSLRs, many folks who are just starting out with video opt for the lighter, smaller and arguably more convenient mirrorless

The Ultimate Z CAM E2 Handheld Rig

After the long Holiday season, you’re probably ready to tackle your New Year’s resolution with a lot of positive energy and enthusiasm. So, if you’re planning to enter this new decade with a purchase of a new camera that won’t cost you an arm and a leg,

10 Must-Have Accessories for the Canon C200

In the past few years, Canon has been passively waiting while the whole industry shifted and moved, evolving from the good old days of DSLR video shooting to the new mirrorless hype. Meanwhile, the company has swiftly introduced themselves to a completely new niche – the cine