The Ritual Of Gear Prep

Overlooking the obvious and other hazardous behaviors

Hands-On With the DJI Inspire 2 Filmmaker Drone

A closer look at the DJI Inspire 2 filmmaker drone + Cinematic Possibilities

Canon’s EOS C200 In Action

DP and director Philip Bloom tests out the features of the digital cinema camera

We’ll Do It Live!—Fixing Sound Mistakes

Sometimes you get the bear, sometimes the bear gets you

Featured Project

Henry Adebonojo

Using Your Passion To Create Your Narrative Style

Henry Adebonojo, director of photography for the Oscar®-nominated documentary I Am Not Your Negro, embraces multiple mediums to create his personal approach to storytelling

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

action cameras

Action Camera Roundup For Video

With video quality increasing, today’s action cameras are finding their place in productions

Latest Gear

Sony a9 Image Samples And Autofocus Review

We evaluate the images from the Sony a9 and its autofocus performance

Hands-On Video Review: Manfrotto BeFree Live Tripod

A specialized version of the company’s BeFree tripod line, the BeFree Live includes a special dedicated video tripod head


RAW Video Formats Explained

In the world of video editing, there's a big difference between the quality of different formats and how they affect your work.

Storage Wars Of A Different Kind

Do we invest in our existing archives as a potential revenue source, or keep the material but not spend the hundreds of hours it will take to catalog and keyword all of the footage?

DaVinci Resolve 14

Getting to know the video editor with legendary color control could change how you grade colors forever


Are You Sure You Want To Move That Camera?

From using Steadicam to gimbals to drones, it has never been more effortless to move our cameras so fluidly, but be sure to consider your moving shot thoughtfully

September/October Preview: Michael Rubenstein

Coming up in the September/October issue, HDVideoPro interviews video director and advertising photographer Michael Rubenstein