I grew up skiing almost every day, and was on my first pair of skis at age two. The high school I attended in Colorado even let us out at 11:00 a.m. during the winter months, so that we could ski or snowboard every day of the week if we wanted. The point of this little anecdote is to stress how much watching the Winter games still excites me and makes me nostalgic for my years in the mountains. I... READ MORE
Many people in the video-editing community are asking what the radically redesigned new Mac Pro means for them. They hear it has two AMD FirePro Graphics cards and can drive up to three 4K monitors, or that it has six Thunderbolt 2 ports and PCIe SSD internal storage. But with all that, they’re still left wondering, is it the right choice?
What it Means for Video Editors
Well, it's certainly not... READ MORE
Billed as the world's fastest SD cards, these new memory cards use the latest high-performance SD specification, UHS-II, to offer up to 250MB/s write speeds for continuous burst-mode shooting and transfer speeds up to 280MB/s for optimized workflows. The cards are UHS Speed Class 3 (U3) enabled for sustained video capture of 30MB/s, making them suitable for 4K, 3D, and high-bitrate Full HD video... READ MORE
The Canon Vixia HF G30 is garnering a great deal of attention; watch Mia McCormick, of Kelby Media, as she enlightens us about what makes this consumer camcorder a standout. Pointing out important features such as the fast aperture, optical zoom, and image stabilization, McCormick makes... READ MORE
The Comodo Orbit is a camera stabilization system that will make you rethink the way you shoot a scene. Invented by Dutch filmmaker Leonard Retel Helmrich, the device allows cinematographers to capture entire scenes in a single take using just one camera. Designed to support HDSLR/mirrorless... READ MORE
In the following video, Mia McCormick, of Kelby Media, discusses accessories and shares tips that help you get the most out of your DSLR for outdoor event videography work. McCormick explores using variable neutral density filters to maintain shallow depth of field in bright conditions, the benefits of lenses with de-clicked aperture rings, image stabilization, and using zoom lenses to get close... READ MORE
Atomos, makers of the popular Samurai and Ninja portable video monitors and recorders, have recently released the... READ MORE
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.