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With two kits to choose from, depending on the weight of your camera package, the BV6 and...
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Yuneec has just announced a new model that will extend the Typhoon H line of hexa-rotor drones, the...
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In today’s digital cinema workflow, you’d be hard-pressed to avoid exposure to Look Up Tables. Whether you’re a director, DP, editor or colorist, Look Up Tables—or LUTs—are something you need to be aware of, because they play a prominent role in many on-set, editorial, and finishing workflows. LUTs have many uses, from calibrating monitors or giving your footage the look of a particular film...

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In the following video, Doug Guerra, from B&H, introduces six basic rules of video composition. Covering concepts such as the Rule of Thirds, headroom, and the 180-Degree Rule, Guerra explains what the rules are and why they should be followed. Once you know the rules, you can produce better-looking video content, as well as know how and when to break the rules. We hope you enjoy the video,...
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Most of the time with small-budget pieces, shooting on location is a necessity, and all too often the choice of location is made from among what is available. I know the feeling well, although I’ve had a few instances where that restriction benefited the production. For example, I once used the subway tunnel walkway under 14th Street, in Manhattan, to shoot the POV of a patient for a medical...
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Bower expands its line of Xtreme Action Series accessories with more than ten new products designed for GoPro cameras. Now available at B&H, the new offerings include essential accessories for mounting, protecting, and powering your GoPro, as well as three bundles that package together several accessories, with a...
3 weeks ago
JVC upgrades its 600 Series ProHD mobile news camcorders with two new models—the GY-HM660 and the GY-HM620. The GY-HM660 is particularly noteworthy for its combination of wireless streaming capabilities and an integrated interruptible foldback (IFB) audio return channel. Both of the...
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To show you what work opportunities are available out there for film school graduates, we asked five filmmakers to describe their experiences after film school.  Their skill sets are as varied as their accomplishments—a senior VFX artist in Hollywood; a freelancer who has managed commercial work in films and documentaries for a decade; a multi-faceted talent who acts, directs, writes, teaches,...
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Virtual Reality represents the first real foray that science fiction has taken into science fact for consumers. We’ve all seen advances recently in the medical, educational, and even entertainment fields that blend futuristic visions into some sort of tangible reality. But virtual reality experiences will be the first time that you and I will be able to hold the future in our hands. But what is...
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Pro editing systems are no longer the only way to edit videos. There are many different user-friendly mobile apps and desktop programs, some of which do half the work for you. Many of these apps and programs are designed specifically for pre-teen kids. There are many benefits to getting your kids editing. For example, master filmmaker Robert Rodriguez, in his book Rebel without a Crew, describes...
1 month ago
Already renowned for its Tough point-and-shoot cameras, Olympus brings out a new player in the action-cam market, the TG-Tracker. Proudly brandishing the Olympus Tough designation, the...
1 month ago
Kodak continues its progressive contribution to the 360 VR industry with the introduction of the all-inclusive PIXPRO SP360 4K Action Camera Dual Pro Pack. Featuring two SP360 4K action cameras, a gimbal-style dual camera mount, editing and stitching software, and other accessories, the...

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A properly lit green screen is essential to creating effective and realistic composites, but it can often be difficult to pull off. In the following video, Doug Guerra, from B&H, gives a quick breakdown of what it takes to get it right, including lighting your green screen evenly, keeping distance from...
1 month ago
Expanding its original line of Plug-n-Play Holders, 360Heros is back with all new models that give users even more ways to capture spherical video content, using anywhere from 6 to 24 GoPro HERO4/3+/3 cameras. Among the new offerings are updated versions of the...

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Spherical video and VR are making their way into consumer and professional markets in an exciting fashion. But how can we handle and successfully manipulate this technology to tell stories and produce immersive content? B&H Photo’s Doug Guerra hosts this panel of four pioneers in this relatively new field, all of whom share their knowledge and experience working with this fledgling medium....

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