10 million visitors big prizes competition!

Competition is now closed! I will sift through the many thousands of entries and select all the ones that have passed, then work out a way I can randomly select the winners and once I have done that I will do a live draw. It will be asap. I promise! Thanks to everyone who entered. […]

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EXCLUSIVE: In depth interview with Greg Yaitanes, Executive Producer and Director of “House” Season Finale shot on Canon 5DmkII

Edit: Anyone who wants to know more about the shooting of this episode or the post workflow there will be a follow live question answering sessions via twitter next Friday at 10am LA time. Questions asked with hashtag #5dfinale will be answered. More info and exact URL to follow. Myself, Greg, DP Gale Tatersall and […]

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New 5DmkII firmware here finally! New Skywalker Ranch short “Above Skywalker” and Music Video “Miles Away” shot native 24p

Firmware now available again. Version 2.0.4 Download new firmware by clicking here Simply download the file, stick it on a compact flash card. Make sure battery is fully spammed up and not almost out of juice, go to menu, select firmware then click update. Simple! I have been lucky enough to have played with the […]

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New short film: A day at the races

We shot this short film with the hotrodcameras.com modified 7D PL mount that you can read all about here. It was shown for the first time at the LA HD-DSLR masterclass I took yesterday in Hollywood that was a great success. Two 4 hour classes one after the other. A lot of fun, killed my […]

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Best of 2009. What a year!

You can order the 7D download video, which also covers the 5DmkII from this page and get 20% with the Christmas promotional code of “starwars” First off…Happy New Year as you may well be reading this well after I wrote it or  you are living in a part of the world that has already said […]

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“Prague” shot on the Canon 1DMKIV

You can order the 7D download video, which also covers the 5DmkII from this page and get 20% with the Christmas promotional code of “starwars” I finally got my hands on a pre-production Canon 1Dmkiv this weekend. I could have had one about 3 weeks ago but it clashed when I was in the US […]

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Keeping up with the traffic…

It’s been a while since I wrote something personal on my “personal blog”. It generally is a place for silliness or deep thought. Good mix eh? My site has been going since I went freelance back in October 2006, it was a very simple iweb site just to showcase some of my work. Just over […]

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7D training DVD now finally available

After a few issues with music licensing paperwork and artwork being sorted I am very pleased to announce the physical version of “Learn to shoot great 7D video with Philip Bloom (that’s me)” is now available to buy from the F-Stop Academy Store. We have had some absolutely stellar reviews for this product from people […]

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