How To Utilize Dual System Audio (On Your Next Shoot)

Rode Videomic Pro

How To Utilize Dual System Audio (On Your Next Shoot) by Michael Head While cinematography is the art of painting with light, an equally important (if not more important) aspect of video production is capturing quality audio. This is because  audiences will forgive poor visuals before they will forgive bad audio. My first dual system audio includes both a Rode Videomic Pro … [Read more...]

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. The camera has a fixed Zeiss zoom lens with 35mm zoom equivalent to a 24 to 200 zoom. … [Read more...]

DSLR cage


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 … [Read more...]