Just as full-frame DSLRs have begun to hit their stride in the marketplace, an entirely different contender is beginning to re-emerge: the medium format DSLR. With recent advancements in sensor design, medium format cameras are, for the first time, utilizing CMOS image sensors rather than the tried-and-true, but less sensitive, CCD image sensor. The benefits: significantly higher ISO sensitivity... READ MORE
Successful wedding photographer Ryan Brenizer shares his strategies and tips for making unique and dynamic engagement portraits for his wedding clients. Brenizer, whose approach to wedding photography is to show up for work with a fresh approach and a unique style, emphasizes the engagement portrait session as an important step in building trust with his clients, as well as coaching them to feel... READ MORE
In this quick tutorial, wedding photographer Moshe Zusman talks about how he handles lighting with different tools and light shapers. He suggests using off-camera flash for more creativity; you can start with speed lights, and then advance to studio systems with light-shaping tools such as softboxes, grid diffusers, and umbrellas. For more flexibility, you can use wireless triggering systems to... READ MORE
In this B&H video, renowned wedding and portrait photographer Moshe Zusman displays the contents of his camera bag and explains the importance of all his gear. His philosophy: “quality, not quantity.” Zusman shows off his camera—and stresses the importance of carrying a backup camera—and reviews his favorite lenses and why they work well for his style of capturing a wedding. In addition to... READ MORE
At NAB 2014, Jeromy Young of Atomos introduces the Shogun, a 1920 x 1200 touchscreen that records CinemaDNG RAW 4K or 4K ProRes, and HD up to 120 fps. Also new is the Ninja Star, with all the recording/playback features of the Ninja but with no monitor. We hope you enjoy the video, and invite you to view the wide selection of other ... READ MORE
At NAB 2014, MOTU introduces its Thunderbolt interface, the HDX-SDI, a rack-mount unit designed for capture and playback of audio (16 channels in & out) and video (analog, HDMI & SDI) signals for editing on Mac or Windows computers and later output. We hope you enjoy the video, and invite you to view the wide selection of other ... READ MORE
Optical brightening agents (OBAs) are chemical agents that are used in many kinds of paper to make them whiter. However, the question is: can they have a negative impact on the look of your photos? Depending on your printing needs, the issues could be numerous—or nonexistent.
OBA content is an important consideration when deciding how to frame or archive photographs.
"Do you want that bright... READ MORE
DPA Microphones introduces an omni-pattern Necklace Microphone at NAB 2014 - no need for awkwardly clipping a lav onto clothing. Another new omni-pattern DPA mic is the Heavy Duty, for applications that need a more durable lavalier mic. We hope you enjoy the video, and invite you to view the wide selection of other ... READ MORE
At NAB 2014, RME debuts the Fireface 802 audio interface, the successor the the popular Fireface 800. The 802 model includes both FireWire connectivity as well as USB 2.0. The 802 takes some of the functions of the Fireface UCX & UFX and puts them in a ruggedized chassis.
We hope you enjoy the video,... READ MORE
- 8 line inputs
- 4 line level mic instrument inputs
- 192 kHz
At NAB 2014, John Hoffman from JonyJib gives a breakdown of the JonyJib2 (18 ft) and JonyJib2 Junior - their operation, capacities, setup, and more - while providing a real-world demo of... READ MORE
JVC was busy at NAB 2014, introducing four 4K cameras or camera prototypes with the same Super 35 sensor. THE GY-LSX1 is a shoulder-mount camera with built-in rosettes and a PL mount. The GY-LSX2 is a handheld model with an MFT mount. The GW-SPLS1 and GW-GBLS1 are two-piece compact models. We hope you enjoy the video, and invite you to view the wide selection of other ... READ MORE
Tenba at NAB 2014 introduces the ActionPack Shootout for GoPro users. The bag swings around your waist while you're wearing it to give you access to your whole GoPro system (up to four cameras) and contains tons of labeled accessory bags. We hope you enjoy the video, and invite you to view the wide selection of other ... READ MORE
At NAB 2014, Wooden Camera shows off a rig they made for a Blackmagic Cinema Camera that's been modified for a PL mount that they made, featuring a cage, handle, and a custom 15mm/19mm convertible lens support system. The rig also has a Wooden Camera cross-converter to diversify the BMCC's signal output options. We hope you enjoy the video, and invite you to view the wide selection of other ... READ MORE
The Redrock Micro One Man Crew is a automated parabolic slider that keeps it's subject centered and focused while it quietly slides along the 36" track. We hope you enjoy the video, and invite you to view the wide selection of other ... READ MORE