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Metabones Canon EF to Sony E mount smart adapter reviewed

A few weeks ago we posted about the first smart adapter to come onto the market to use Canon EF lenses with Souny E mount

February 28, 2012 Blog, Gear

Parfocal zoom lens shootout on the Sony FS100

Choosing the right lens(es) to shoot on can be a challenge, especially for a camera like the Sony FS100. Not because it has limitations; rather

December 16, 2011 Blog, Gear

Zeiss to release anamorphic compact primes

In a surprise move, Zeiss has announced that they are back in the anamorphic lens business. Many filmmakers like anamorphic lenses for the oval bokeh,

December 09, 2011 Blog, Gear

iPhone SLR mount, use your Canon or Nikon lenses with your iPhone 4

If you’ve been dreaming of the day a DOF 35mm adapter would be available for your iPhone, then it’s time to wake up because for

July 07, 2011 Blog, Gear

Vivitar Macro Extension Tubes for under $100

Macro extension tubes are really handy to have around. They allow you to throw off your lens’ minimum focus distance so that you can get

June 30, 2011 Blog, Gear

The mechanics of image stabilization explained

If you’ve ever wondered how image stabilization works on your DSLR, wonder no more. Camera Technica wrote an article about the science and the mechanics

June 25, 2011 Blog, News

What are Zeiss Baby Primes?

I woke up to a peculiar email blast this past weekend: My career of digital cinematographer started long time ago (1983) and my first ambition

June 07, 2011 Blog, Gear

Review of EOSHD’s Anamorphic Shooters Guide

Let’s just admit right now that anamorphics are cool. From the bokeh to the lens flares, they create a unique effect that is nearly impossible

May 05, 2011 Articles, Reviews

Birger Canon EF to Sony E-mount and Panasonic micro four thirds

While we had the chance to check out Redrock Micro’s EF to micro four thirds adapter, we didn’t make it over to Birger’s booth. Fortunately

May 02, 2011 Blog, Gear

NAB 2011: Zeiss CP.2 E-mount and micro 4/3 adapters

Zeiss shows us the new mounting options for cameras like the Sony FS100 and Panasonic AF100 for using their CP.2 lenses. Our sponsors who made

April 18, 2011 NAB 2011