JVC is releasing two new camcorders primarily aimed at the fast-paced news market, where being the first to air footage is the name of the game. The ProHD GY-HM850 and ProHD GY-HM890... READ MORE
Gravity opens with a 13-minute, uninterrupted shot that introduces the audience to three astronauts outside a space shuttle. Starting wide, the camera pushes toward Dr. Ryan Stone (Sandra Bullock) as she attempts to make routine repairs, when suddenly... READ MORE
In this video, Mia McCormick, from the Kelby Media Group, speaks to Mathew Frazer, from Panasonic, about the new HC-W850 camcorder, which features two built-in cameras, and the ability to capture two angles at once.
The HC-W850 isn't the first Panasonic camcorder to feature dual-cameras. In the late eighties, Panasonic released the innovative PV-535D VHS camcorder, which is covered in... READ MORE
In this video, Mia McCormick, from the Kelby Media Group, speaks to Steadicam about the new Curve, a gimbal-based handheld stabilizer for GoPro HERO, HERO2, and HERO3 action cameras.
In this video, Mia McCormick, from the Kelby Media Group, speaks to Mark Weir, from Sony, about the new HDR-AS100V action camera, and the Live-View Remote.
In this video, Mia McCormick, from the Kelby Media Group, speaks to David Porter, from Sony, about the new Canon VIXIA mini X camcorder, and how it features improved audio performance, new lens modes, and advanced Wi-Fi functionality.
In this video, Mia McCormick, from the Kelby Media Group, takes a look at the new DJI S1000, an eight-rotor drone that features a gimbal that was specifically designed for the Canon 5D Mark III.
4K has been the buzzword at CES this year, and Panasonic perpetuates this trend by revealing 4K versions of their popular GH3 mirrorless camera and their HX-A100 point-of-view camera.
Editor's Note: this post was written by Justin Dise
On display in the Las Vegas showroom, and... READ MORE
In this video, Mia McCormick, from the Kelby Media Group, speaks to Mark Weir, from Sony, about the new AX100 4K camcorder. At the end of the video, McCormick shares some useful advice about whether or not to choose a 4K camera for your workflow.
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Join Mia McCormick, from Kelby Media, as she shares her impressions of the Sony PMW300K1, which comes with a 14X Fujinon Zoom Lens. She discusses the camera as a direct replacement for the EX3, going over its improvements and upgrades. This includes the PMW300’s improved ergonomics, viewfinder, and... READ MORE
In the following video, Mia McCormick, of Kelby media, introduces the Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera and takes a look at the impressive image quality and unique form factor of the camera. The video explores the camera’s ProRes HQ and Cinema DNG RAW recording options, Super 16mm... READ MORE
Join Kelly Mena, from B&H, as she discusses how to use sliders to add visual excitement to your shots. Mena looks at the Cinevate Atlas 10 35” Slider, a basic option that can be used horizontally, or vertically with an additional pulley system. She also shows you how to add motion to your time-lapse videos... READ MORE
Filmmakers once had a simple choice when it came to what format they shot on. The two professional formats were 35mm and 16mm film. 35mm was, and still is, the gold standard, used on big-budget feature films. 16mm was thought of as the more accessible and affordable alternative, used on documentaries and independent films. Deciding to shoot on 16mm rather than 35mm meant using smaller, lighter... READ MORE
In the following video, Alan Lugo, from B&H, showcases the FDR-AX1, Sony’s first prosumer 4K camcorder, and takes us through the feature set of the camera, including its 1/2.3” EXMOR R CMOS sensor, 20x Sony G series zoom lens, and HDMI output. This video highlights the camera's ability to capture 4K... READ MORE
An on-camera monitor can be a tremendously valuable tool for professional video production. Most cameras have a built-in display, but often times a camera’s built-in display is rather small and—especially when it comes to shooting with HDSLRs—they are sometimes fixed in one position on the back of the camera. An on-camera monitor will provide a larger and higher-quality picture, and can be... READ MORE