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Kick is the pocket sized video light of the future

Most affordable video lights to this point have been pretty traditional. Switch on, switch off, dim up or down and if you’re lucky some may

June 28, 2012 Blog, Gear

Analyze the Frame: Reviewing your video footage on your computer

Time for another exciting chapter in our series, Analyze the Frame. When we last left our hero, we were discussing how lighting and blocking can

June 26, 2012 Analyze the Frame, Articles, Blog

Canon announces new Rebel T4i/650D with touch screen and video autofocus

The consumer line of DSLRs has the quickest product development turn around for Canon. This means it’s time for the next iteration in the Rebel

June 08, 2012 Blog, Cameras

Sony announces DSC-RX100, large sensor point and shoot camera with 1080 60p video

Sony announced the DSC-RX100, an interesting new point and shoot camera. The market is flooded with point and shoot cameras that fit in your pocket

June 06, 2012 Blog, Cameras

Genie – Motion control time lapse device on a budget

Chances are you may have already heard of the Genie. In a short time it has managed to get blasted around the web, and rightly

May 24, 2012 Blog, Gear

Update on Litepanels budget LED patent infringement suit at the ITC

As many of you know, we reported on the Litepanels and their attempt to block the import of LEDs for video and photo back in

May 19, 2012 Blog, News

Lens/Focus Shifter – Control your HDSLR lens without breaking the bank

The folks behind the Lens/Focus Shifter (official name still pending) have decided to throw away the traditional follow focus design for one that is both

May 08, 2012 Blog

Pricing announced for Sony FS700…and it may surprise you

When Sony announced the FS700 a few weeks ago, the expected price was “under $10,000”. For most filmmakers this was a still a great price

May 01, 2012 Blog, Cameras

Blackmagic Design Cinema Camera available for preorder

If you haven’t heard about the Blackmagic Design Cinema Camera then you must have had your head under a rock for the past two weeks.

April 30, 2012 Blog, Cameras

Libec releases new portable jib and pan-tilt head

Portability can be the biggest selling point for mobile shooters and thankfully there’s a new product on the market that allows you stabile shots in

April 15, 2012 Blog, Gear