Designed to address the needs of run-and-gun location video and still-image events shooters, this new portable, self-contained, high CRI (Color Rendering Index) LED unit operates on a 24-volt / 22.4-Watt / 0.7-Amp rechargeable battery or AC and provides a powerful output and an adjustable... READ MORE
With the introduction of the Ronin last year, DJI has made it clear it sees a broader market for the company’s gimbal systems than just UAV applications. Their latest—and as of yet unnamed—product in this direction is a... READ MORE
Native Instruments is well known for its large selection of virtual instruments and effects processors. In this extensive hands-on review video, Rob Rives, of B&H, takes a look at all the new plug-ins in the Komplete 10 Ultimate bundle, many of which are also available in the standard... READ MORE
This palm-sized quadcopter might look like a Hubsan X4 H107C-HD, but the ZANO Nano Drone packs more in its 1.9 ounces than many quadcopters weighing ten times as much. Controlled via an iOS- and Android-compatible smartphone app, it boasts autonomous flying for beginners with no RC experience, a feature typically reserved for larger aircraft with GPS. For FPV and aerial photography, there is a... READ MORE
When considering monitors, you will notice that ikan offers a wide variety of units with different feature sets to aid you in your production. In this article, we will look at three of the monitors that ikan offers: the D12, VH7i, VX7c, providing you with an introduction to each monitor's capabilities and uses.
Let's start with the... READ MORE
Sony unveils two additions to the Action Cam family today: the HDR-AS200V and, introducing much-anticipated UltraHD 4K recording, the FDR-X1000V. Both cameras feature splash-proof bodies, and both work with the same mounting system as previous Action Cams. Improvements over previous models include... READ MORE
Sony aims to bring 4K recording to the palm of your hand with the announcement of the FDR-AX33 Handycam camcorder. Featuring a 1/2.3" Exmor R CMOS sensor, the AX33 delivers Ultra HD-resolution (3840 x 2160... READ MORE
Just released at CES 2015, four Sony Handycam camcorders bring updates and new features to the Handycam lineup. The HDR-CX405, which is positioned to replace the HDR-CX240, delivers a longer zoom, optical... READ MORE
Now available at B&H is Panasonic’s 2015 line of compact consumer camcorders, first announced at CES in January. Most notable are the HC-VX870 and... READ MORE
Most of us were raised seeing media images of surveillance footage on the nightly news. From the Kennedy assassination to the Ray Rice debacle, recorded footage is as important historically as it is personally. But we are close to seeing the end of days when security cameras captured video in indecipherable, grainy black-and-white and the footage required hours or even days of sifting through.... READ MORE
Atomos created a lot of buzz at NAB 2014 when they announced the Shogun—a 12G-SDI and 4K HDMI monitor/recorder. Much of the buzz surrounding the Shogun was due to the fact that it could unleash the full 4K potential from cameras such as the Sony a7S, where 4K video is only supported through... READ MORE
With its recent release of Media Composer 8.3, you can now edit and output native 4K footage. Prior to this release, working in 4K was only possible by importing your footage through Avid AMA, and working with lower-resolution versions of your footage. However, Avid has introduced its DNxHR codec to support 4K... READ MORE
So you’ve made the plunge, and are now the proud owner of your very first GoPro HERO. Or maybe it was an unexpected but very much welcome gift. Either way, if you’re new to the action-camera genre you’ll be wondering, understandably, just what the heck you can do with it.
Whether it’s the... READ MORE
In the following video, Mia McCormick, from KelbyOne, explores several portable LED lighting options that can help you improve the quality of your videos. She looks at popular on-camera lights from Vidpro, Genaray, and Switronix, noting the number of LEDs, color temperature, brightness, and power options for each model. Also mentioned is the... READ MORE