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‘Birdman’ & ‘Boardwalk Empire’ Take Top Honors At ASC Awards

‘Birdman’ & ‘Boardwalk Empire’ Take Top Honors At ASC Awards

Continuing with the film’s domination of this year’s awards season, ‘Birdman’ cinematographer Emmanuel Lubezki, ASC, AMC won the top honor of Best Feature, while ‘Boardwalk Empire’ cinematographer Jonathan Freeman, ASC took the award for the episodic television category.

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AtomOS Shogun 6.12 Update: Playback, Audio Issues, General Fixes & More

AtomOS Shogun 6.12 Update: Playback, Audio Issues, General Fixes & More

Atomos has recently released an update for their AtomOS operating system for their 4K recorder, the Shogun. The 6.12 update brings a number of udates, mostly involving audio related bugs, as well as an occasional playback issue “skipping between videos using next and prev buttons.”

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Drone Legislation Update: DJI Disabling Drones, Model Aircraft Backstep & More

Drone Legislation Update: DJI Disabling Drones, Model Aircraft Backstep & More

Lisa Ellman, our contact from drone legislation focused law firm McKenna Long & Aldridge, has let us know of some new developments regarding drone legislation. These include DJI disabling drones in no fly zones, Ellman’s background as a lawyer and former student of President Obama, as well as a couple ...

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Why Music Makes the Difference: That Studio’s Atmospheres

Why Music Makes the Difference: That Studio’s Atmospheres

One of the biggest headaches of producing independently is trying to come up with good quality music for your production. Now there are a lot of different places out there selling music and there are a lot of places that have it out there for free. The problem tends to be lack ...

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New Canon EOS Rebels Announced: Rebel T6s & Rebel T6i Available April 2015

New Canon EOS Rebels Announced: Rebel T6s & Rebel T6i Available April 2015

Canon recently announced two new additions to the EOS Rebel line: the Rebel T6s and Rebel T6i. With “a newly developed 24.2 megapixel Canon CMOS imaging sensor”, both models offer highest “resolution available amongst EOS models”, as well as built in wi-fi, broad ISO range, and more.

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LAPPG February 11th: Stems, Splits & Audio Deliverables; Designing Your Production/Post Workspace

LAPPG February 11th: Stems, Splits & Audio Deliverables; Designing Your Production/Post Workspace

Everyone can benefit from this month’s LAPPG meeting, where Supervising Sound Editor, Sound Designer and Rerecording Mixer and LAPPG Co-Founder Woody Woodhall will talk about stems, splits and why they’re necessary. Also, Jeffrey Stansfield, President and CEO of Advantage Video Systems, will go through what it takes to create a creative ...

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DaVinci Resolve 11.2: Better CinemaDNG Processing, New Features, DNxHR Support & More

DaVinci Resolve 11.2: Better CinemaDNG Processing, New Features, DNxHR Support & More

Blackmagic Design recently released DaVinci Resolve 11.2, which includes “improved CinemaDNG RAW image processing with new soft clipping features, improved round trip workflows with Avid Media Composer 8.3, DNxHR support and more.”

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50 Megapixels Yet No 4K Video for EOS 5DS & 5DS R

50 Megapixels Yet No 4K Video for EOS 5DS & 5DS R

Canon has officially announced the successors of the 5D Mark III: the 5DS and 5DS R. Both units pack  a new 50.6 Megapixel, full-frame CMOS sensor. Essentially, the two models are identical, but according to Canon, the EOS 5DS R camera offers the potential for greater sharpness and fine detail for specialized ...

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The Great Crash Of 2015: Canon Slashes EOS-1D C Price

The Great Crash Of 2015: Canon Slashes EOS-1D C Price

Canon’s 1D C price drop is upsetting more than a few people in the industry – especially 1D C owners. Why would Canon resort to such a drastic price drop, and what does it mean for future releases.

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See The Blackmagic Cinema Camera’s Rich Images In This Trailer For “Checkmate”

See The Blackmagic Cinema Camera’s Rich Images In This Trailer For “Checkmate”

Starring Danny Glover, Sean Astin, and Vinnie Jones, “Checkmate” is a film we’ve covered a few times due to its use of the Blackmagic Cinema Camera. Now they’ve released the official trailer for the film, where you can see how well they put the BMCC to use.

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