Filmmaking Gear

The following articles detail filmmaking gear. This includes camera reviews, audio gear and lighting so you can take action and make your movie now!

Check Out the AJA CION

AJA CION

AJA has jumped from the realm of video capture and post conversion into the realm of camera design with the AJA CION. Read this filmmaking article.

Overview of Sony RX10

Sony Cyber shot DSC RX10

Have you heard about the 5K Sony Cybershot with video? According to Imaging Resource, the new RX10 can read all 5K data from it’s sensor in video mode. This is due to a new Bionz X processor. So the camera is shooting 5K video? (Exciting!) Well, let’s circle back around to that in a sec. […]

Overview of Blackmagic Production Camera 4K

Blackmagic 4K

When you think about it, the most magical word for beginning and low-budget filmmakers is: 4K. Mention of it brings to mind the silver screen, movie stars and fantastic images. There’s just some juno se qua about the idea of shooting with a 4k camera. When Blackmagic Design announced the Blackmagic Production Camera 4K at […]

DSLR cage

Monior

Camera operating can be tricky in its own right, but when it comes to being a one man band, where you’re in charge of both camera and audio – then things can get pretty difficult. With the DSLR craze, it can seem at times ridiculous to build out a full-scale camera rig. In some instances, doing so can defeat the purpose of shooting with these cameras, especially if you’re going guerilla…

GoPro Hero Time Lapse

GoPro1

The GoPro Hero can be utilized for time lapse footage. When dealing with time lapses, it’s all about doing the correct math. Not only because you want your end product to be a certain length, but also when dealing with the storage space while creating a time lapse.