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Watch: Create Stunning DIY Lighting Effects Using a Box of Crackers
Technical 31st Mar 2017

filmmaking, filmmaking tips, indie tips, lighting

If you've got an empty box of Saltines, you can make some pro-level lighting effects.
FlowMotion ONE is a Versatile Handheld Stabilizer for Smartphones and Action Cams
Technical 18th Jan 2017

FlowMotion ONE, Handheld Stabilizer

Stabilize your smartphone and GoPro footage with the FlowMotion ONE handheld stabilizer.
Tutorial: How to Make Your Own Overhead Shooting Rig
Technical 17th Jan 2017

filmmaking, filmmaking tips, indie tips

Here's a way to build a rig that'll let you shoot some sweet overhead shots.
The Case for Theatrical Distribution: Putting Your Movie Into Theaters Still Makes Business Sense. Here’s Why
Technical 17th Jan 2017

filmmaking, filmmaking tips, indie tips, distribution

A truth universally acknowledged: Everything is going digital, from the promotion of films to the way they are screened in movie theaters.
Sphere Does 360° Video with the Ease of Changing a Lens
Technical 16th Jan 2017

cameras, lenses, Sphere 360° lens

The new Sphere 360° lens attachment works with your existing camera to capture immersive images.
Meet Volt, a Steadicam for Smartphones
Technical 16th Jan 2017

filmmaking, filmmaking tips, indie tips, Volt, Steadicam for Smartphones

Steadicam adds power to the longstanding Merlin design for hybrid smartphone stabilizers.
Meet Volt, a Steadicam for Smartphones
Technical 16th Jan 2017

filmmaking, filmmaking tips, indie tips, Volt,, Steadicam for Smartphones

Steadicam adds power to the longstanding Merlin design for hybrid smartphone stabilizers.
The Panasonic FZ80: 4K for under $400
Technical 12th Jan 2017

cameras, Panasonic FZ80

Anyone in the market for a 4K stills photo and 4K video point and shoot camera with telephoto capabilities should perhaps take a close look at the Panasonic Lumix FZ80 —especially when you consider it will retail for less than $400.
Panasonic reveals the GH5: and it’s a stunner
Technical 10th Jan 2017

camera, Panasonic, Panasonic GH5

The $2000 Panasonic GH5 is a mirrorless interchangeable lens camera with 4K 60p/50p recording, and 4:2:2 10-bit shooting in 4K at up to 30p. With an additional 6K Photo Mode, it looks like an incredibly powerful all-rounder.