Best Cinematic 4K Documentary Camera under $10,000? A Fun Comparison between the Blackmagic Design URSA Mini 4.6K, Sony FS7, JVC GY-LS300, Panasonic DVX200, Aja CION and Sony PXW-Z100 (Part Two)

In Part One we¬†compared the basic features, sensor, lens options, codec and media requirements. In this part we’ll cover everything else. Exclusive Bonus: Download my cheatsheet (with examples) of tried and tested ways to cover a scene or action that will save your skin when your mind goes blank (PDF file optimized for mobiles and […]

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The Complete Guide to Camera Batteries (Part One)

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The Blackmagic Production Camera 4K Guide (Part Three): Viewfinders, External Monitoring, Audio and Power Supplies

A detailed guide to the Blackmagic Production Camera 4K – from lenses and accessories to post production. Part Three covers Viewfinders, External Monitoring, Audio and Power Supplies.

Is the new Apple Mac Pro the Ultimate Video Editing Machine?

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How to Estimate if your Lights and Gear will work on Portable Generators and the Mains Power Supply (Part Three): Generators

The simplest way to figure out how many lights or devices you can plug in to a socket or generator. Part Three covers portable generators.

How to Estimate if your Lights and Gear will work on Portable Generators and the Mains Power Supply (Part Two): Mains

The simplest way to figure out how many lights or devices you can plug in to a socket or generator. Part Two covers the mains supply.

The Blackmagic Pocket Camera Guide (Part Three): Viewfinders, External Monitoring, Audio and Power Supplies

A detailed guide to the revolutionary Blackmagic Pocket Camera – from lenses and accessories to post production. Part Three covers viewfinders, monitors, audio and power.