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How to Shoot Cinematic Wedding Video with the Sony NEX-FS700

Several months ago, my wife and I were asked by some old friends to shoot their wedding. My wife as the photographer and myself as

November 10, 2012 Analyze the Frame, Articles, Blog
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Sony FS700 and RED Epic shoot slo-mo together for this Totino’s TV ad

I always find it fascinating to hear how directors and cinematographers make their camera choices. While on DVXUser, I read this post about a shoot

October 30, 2012 Blog, News
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The Evolution of a Filmmaker

Please Note: In this post, I’m going to be very open in sharing a little of my story and the successes and mistakes I’ve made

August 22, 2012 Articles, Blog
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The Sony NEX-EA50: What it is and what it isn’t

It’s only August and Sony has managed to now surprise us with two cameras that seemed to have come out of nowhere. The FS700 brought

August 21, 2012 Blog, Cameras
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The Codec Conundrum

H.264, RAW, uncompressed, 4K, bit rate, color space… Chances are you’ve seen all these terms and many more listed in the specs of various cameras

August 20, 2012 Articles, Blog, Cameras
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Professional Artist vs. Professional Business

In my article yesterday I suggested that if you consider yourself a pro video shooter you should consider upgrading to a pro camera. I got

August 14, 2012 Articles, Blog
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Is it time to upgrade from your video DSLR camera?

“What is the best camera for me?” …If I had a nickel for every time I heard that question…well I could probably purchase every camera

August 13, 2012 Articles, Blog, Cameras
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Analyze the Frame: Cinematic Sony NEX-FS700 Test Footage

I’ve been hearing people say that the Sony FS700 is too “videoish”. I recently shot a short action film which was my first chance to

July 16, 2012 Analyze the Frame, Articles, Blog
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Sony NEX-FS700 Kit and Gear Walkthrough

In this video I talk about my new Sony FS700 video camera. People have asked me why I went from HDSLRs to the new FS700

July 06, 2012 Blog, Cameras, Videos
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Aviator Travel Jib may be the most portable camera crane around

With HD cameras continuing to get smaller and smaller, support gear continues to follow suit. The team behind the Aviator managed to create an incredibly

June 28, 2012 Blog, Gear