• Join LACPUG For Blackmagic Night: Meet Experts, Network, Win Prizes

    The Los Angeles Creative Pro User Group (LACPUG) will be meeting next Wednesday, May 25, for a night full of Blackmagic info. Learn all you can on the URSA, URSA Mini, DaVinci Resolve, Fusion 8 and more from experts such as Paul Saccone, Ronny Soussan and Noam Kroll. (more…)
  • NAB 2016: The Canon 80D, With New Shotgun Mic, Zoom Lens & Power Zoom Adapter

    With the new Canon 80D, we get not only a new, powerful DSLR, but a new shotgun mic, zoom lens and Zoom Adapter that all work perfectly together. We spoke with Canon's Wasim Ahmad for more on each of these new products. (more…)
  • NAB 2016: ATOCH C2S SSD Recorder For URSA and URSA Mini

    I love the Blackmagic Design URSA and URSA Mini. I'm not a big fan of CFast cards. When compared to SSDs, they're expensive and depending on what you're shooting, you have to change them and offload them quite frequently. (more…)
  • How The Blackmagic URSA Helped Bring LA Post Fest To Life

    A one of a kind contest, LA Post Fest called on editors around the world to edit unique cuts of the short film "Protocol". Shot entirely on green-screen and with multiple takes of each shot for maximum flexibility on the edit bay, it required a unique mindset to shoot the footage that contestants would use to create their own unique edits of the film. We spoke with the director of photography, Andrew Parrotte, about the challenges of shooting a film intended to be edited together in as many different ways as possible, and why the Blackmagic URSA was used to do it. (more…)
  • NAB 2016: Adobe’s Updated Premiere Pro, After Effects & More

    With Adobe's continuing rise in the post production world, it's hard to ignore their prevalance and power. So we stopped to speak with Adobe's Steve Forde on their sweeping updates, their continued success in Hollywood (Deadpool anyone?) and more. (more…)

Follow Us!

NAB 2016: The DEC Lens Adapter With Remote From Aputure

NAB 2016: The DEC Lens Adapter With Remote From Aputure

Lens choice is critical and can be potentially crippling if you have a certain set of lenses that wont work with a camera you need. That’s where lens adapters come in to save the day. However the DEC Lens Adapter from Aputure not only adapts Canon EF mount lenses to ...

Read More
NAB 2016: The iFootage Shark Slider From Camera Motion Research

NAB 2016: The iFootage Shark Slider From Camera Motion Research

Of the numerous sliders we saw at NAB 2016, the iFootage Shark Slider from Camera Motion Research was one of the ones that caught our eye. Well made and super smooth, the Shark Slider is a motion control dream come true, especially when used in conjunction with the iFootage 3-axis ...

Read More
NAB 2016: Canon Gets Ready for 8K

NAB 2016: Canon Gets Ready for 8K

While roaming Central Hall, we kept getting bombarded with tales of a new 8K Camera from Canon. This was true yet not true if I may offer a riddle.

Read More
The URSA Mini 4.6K Goes Gold With Aaron Carter’s “Fool’s Gold”

The URSA Mini 4.6K Goes Gold With Aaron Carter’s “Fool’s Gold”

With the URSA Mini 4.6K now available to the public we’re seeing more and more of the projects it’s been used on. One such project comes from the directing team of singer Aaron Carter and platinum-selling songwriter and visual creative Jon Asher, who used the new camera to shoot Carter’s new ...

Read More
NAB 2016: SmallHD’s High Brightness, High Durability HDR Production Monitors

NAB 2016: SmallHD’s High Brightness, High Durability HDR Production Monitors

HDR was definitely one of this year’s NAB buzz words, so we were curious about SmallHD’s new HDR production monitors. Larger than the usual SmallHD product, we spoke to Wes Philips for more on their new HDR line.

Read More
NAB 2016: ikan’s Remote Air Pro Wireless Follow Focus & ES Slider Magic Motor

NAB 2016: ikan’s Remote Air Pro Wireless Follow Focus & ES Slider Magic Motor

Among ikan’s large array of products are two very interesting pieces: the Remote Air Pro Wireless Follow Focus and Magic Motor for the ES Slider. We spoke with ikan’s Dariel Resendez for more on these two products and how they can aid your production.

Read More
How Disney Keeps Its Merchandising And Marketing Moving

How Disney Keeps Its Merchandising And Marketing Moving

In the filmmaking industry, marketing and merchandising are two sides of the same coin. A well-marketed movie allows for greater merchandising revenue and more merchandising means better marketing. Get the wheel turning and it can keep going for years and years.

Read More
NAB 2016: Zeiss Compact Zoom and Superspeed Lenses

NAB 2016: Zeiss Compact Zoom and Superspeed Lenses

NAB 2016 proved to be a packed show for Zeiss, with numerous new additions to their various lens families. We spoke once more with Snehal Patel of Zeiss about their latest Compact Zoom and Superspeed lenses, as well as the very cool new Master Anamorphic Flare Sets that let you swap ...

Read More
NAB 2016: Redrock Micro’s New Total Eclipse – Halo Solo, Atlas & Orbit

NAB 2016: Redrock Micro’s New Total Eclipse – Halo Solo, Atlas & Orbit

After stealing last year’s NAB show with their revolutionary and award winning Halo system, Redrock brought their A-game to NAB 2016 with even more (and award winning) additions to the family. We spoke with Redrock’s Brian Valente to learn more about the bevvy of new interconnected products, such as the Atlas and ...

Read More
The Winners of the 2016 L.A. POST FEST Debut This Saturday May 14

The Winners of the 2016 L.A. POST FEST Debut This Saturday May 14

Post production filmmaking launches out of the edit bay and into the spotlight at the debut of L.A. Post Fest, the first of its kind international film festival devoted to the creative and technical process of post production.

Read More


TOP