Whether uploading your own clips that are sitting around collecting digital dust or looking for clips to add to your own projects or edits, Shutterstock's collection of video offerings available at (www.footage.shutterstock.com) has now grown to a family of more than one-million royalty-free clips.... more »
When you consider what to invest your money into in regards to camera equipment what comes to mind? Some may say the camera body, but with technology changing moment to moment the body is one of the most disposable pieces of a camera rig.
At best you may be able to get three to four good... more »
Manfrotto released a new lightweight fluid video tripod at NAB 2013. The new 500 head will come with four different tripods, two carbon fiber and two aluminum.
Robust, this head will hold up to 11 pounds, over five times its own weight of just two pounds. They are intended to replace Manfrotto's... more »
After discovering Atomos back in January of 2013 at the San Francisco Supermeet, I was intrigued by the Ninja-2 especially when I realized a pending firmware update for the 5D Mark III would make it compatible with the Ninja-2.
This portable field recorder and touch-screen monitor, records footage... more »
A simple to use yet powerful color correction and grading software that I've been using the past year has been Technicolor's Color Assist. The software really draws on Technicolor's long history in color science to bring powerful studio color grading to users seeking professional results. For Canon... more »
StarTech.com just announced the release of a new Wireless HD Extender Kit, which lets you wirelessly transmit an HD audio and video signal from an HDMI source to a high-def display or projector up to 100-feet away. The extender kit contains a WHDI compliant Wireless HD transmitter unit and receiver... more »
GoPro’s acquisition of video compression and workflow technology company, CineForm Inc., made them much more than just a wearable camera company. And with the HERO3 Black Edition’s ability to capture 2.7K in 24p with a Raw-like profile, cinematographers took immediate notice because they were... more »
Blackmagic Design uleashed a campaign of "shock and awe" with the announcement of not just one but two cameras at NAB2013.
In this video, HDSLRShooter talks again to Kendall Eckman about the Blackmagic Production Camera 4K. Equipped with a large Super 35 sensor, professional global shutter,... more »
At NAB 2013, Blackmagic Design offered two big suprises, and while the Blackmagic Production Camera 4K was a surprise, the Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera was the show stopper. We're still reeling from the implications of this tiny titan, and how it may shape the future of our industry.
Let's... more »
If you haven't heard, Adobe's Creative Cloud has been a big success. More than a half million paid members and over 2 million free members have signed up for the service since it launched last year in April. Creative Cloud is a membership-service that provides users to download and install Adobe's... more »
If you work in production, iPads have become ubiquitous on set. With its Retina display, the iPad delivers higher than HD resolution (2048 x 1536) and has become the go-to device to view on set dailies and many production professionals have also been using the iPad as a film slate and teleprompter... more »
Large sensor cameras, especially with the advent of video-enabled DSLRs with APS-C or full-frame sensors, have changed low budget filmmaking forever. Like HD or 24p capture, the ability to use fast prime lenses to capture cinematic shallow depth of field was a huge breakthrough for filmmakers used... more »