What is the Difference between Exposure Latitude and Dynamic Range?

The simplest explanation of the difference between exposure latitude of a camera and its dynamic range.

What is Full Swing, Studio Swing; and How to Work with Video Levels in Adobe Premiere Pro? (Part Three)

A detailed look at how Adobe Premiere Pro handles full swing and studio swing video levels.

The Complete Guide to Camera Batteries (Part One)

How many batteries should you buy with your camera? This easy guide will show you how to plan your camera batteries for professional use.

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.

What is the difference between Line Level and Mic Level?

The simplest explanation of the difference between line level and mic level, and why you should pay attention to them.

Master Guide to Rigging a Blackmagic Design Cinema Camera – Part 6

Disclosure: Links in this post may be to our affiliates; sales through affiliate links may benefit this site. Please help support this website by patronizing Amazon. It won’t cost you anything extra. It’s all about balance: If a load must be carried at all, it’s better for the body to center that load directly over […]

Master Guide to Rigging a Blackmagic Design Cinema Camera – Part 5

Why do we need external monitors, and what size should they be in for best results? Loaded questions, but I’ll still try to answer them. We use external monitors for: Framing Focusing Checking Colors and Exposure Testing video quality with Waveforms Satisfying clients The built-in LCD monitor on the BMCC is a 5″ monitor with […]