The simplest explanation of ISO in photography and cinematography.
The definitive guide to exposing, monitoring and grading S-Log2 footage from the Sony A7s
A detailed review of the Sony A7s for video and film professionals. What kind of productions are this camera suitable for?
The simplest explanation of the settings found on video cameras to control exposure and color information.
The simplest explanation of the difference between exposure latitude of a camera and its dynamic range.
If you’re a newbie, this article explains how to put together a lighting kit for video. Part One covers quantities of light in lumens, lux and wattage.
Driving Miss Digital: Bob’s and Cathy’s notes on what the ideal audiovisual system is. This part covers sensitivity, dynamic range and color.
Which video camera really delivers the film look? Part One asks: Does your camera meet theatrical distribution requirements or not?
Bob’s cry resounded across the street like an analog alarm clock. The visuals were nothing much to speak of, though. He hadn’t broken anything, only his self-esteem. He picked himself quickly just as the front door opened. The person who stepped out was the size of a bear, with whiskers like a walrus and arms […]
Talk about information overload! Bob put down Dr. Optoglass’ notes. It was two in the morning. Dr. Optoglass was right. Now Bob saw things he never noticed before – light, color, tonality, details, depth – it was like his eyes had suddenly developed superpowers. What would Cathy Digital look like with his new eyes? Will […]