Sigma To Debut New Cine Lenses At NAB

Four new lenses were also added to Sigma’s Global Vision line of still photography lenses

ARRI And The ALEXA Camera System Win Technical Oscar®

For five years running, the Academy Award® for Best Cinematography has gone to films shot with ALEXA

VR Film “Everest ’53” In Production

CGO Studios is producing the film, which re-creates the first successful ascent of Mt. Everest in 1953

Blackmagic Design Debuts Blackmagic Web Presenter

Pro SDI and HDMI video sources appear as a USB webcam for high-quality Internet streaming

Featured Project

Sam Jones

Going Off Camera

With an ongoing television show for DirecTV, where he interviews many of the celebrities he has photographed, Sam Jones is leveraging digital imaging technologies for all they’re worth

More Recent Projects

Days Gone By

Fred Elmes, ASC, delivers a visual meditation on small town life in Jim Jarmusch’s latest feature Paterson

Lighting Legacy

With three decades of work behind the lens, Nancy Schreiber, ASC, continues to inspire the next generation of DPs

Toronto International Film Festival 2016

North America’s biggest film festival generated modest sales, positioned titles for awards season and reaffirmed the growing clout of digital platforms in film acquisition

Gear Spotlight

Panasonic AG-AC30

A Less Is More Camcorder

With the release of the AG-AC30, Panasonic has taken the simplicity of point-and-shoot digital video to a new level

Latest Gear

Think Tank Photo Airport Helipak V2.0 Backpack

The backpack has been updated to accommodate a DJI Phantom 4 and the like, plus accessories

LockPort 5DM4 DUAL Plate By LockCircle

The plate has a universal base clamp and protects the delicate HDMI/USB outputs on the Canon EOD 5D Mark IV


Making The Cut

In the not-so-distant past, editing for film and television was a well-established practice, but in our modern tech-savvy world, how exactly has the process changed?

Boris Continuum Complete

Boris Continuum Complete (BCC) is a comprehensive set of over 230 VFX plug-ins designed to complement postproduction tasks—from editing and effects, to graphics and finishing.

DaVinci Resolve 12

More than a color-correction tool, the latest update aspires to be a complete post package


NASA Goes Hollywood

To create authentic effects for Sir Ridley Scott’s The Martian, Territory Studio collaborated with the agency for thrilling results, underscoring this modern-day Robinson Crusoe adventure in space

Outside The Box Tools

Cinematographers discuss the sometimes unorthodox tools that help them on set