EDIT: Now with new “Bokeh Circles” tests….An adaptor which claims to make your lens, faster, wider and better! This is NOT an April Fool’s!

ETHICS: I have no business relationship with either Metabone or Conurus. They asked if I wanted to borrow a new lens adaptor for review that was “revolutionary”. Naturally I said YES PLEASE! I am receiving no financial remuneration for this blog post nor do I ever for any review, the exception being for any products that are […]

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South Africa 3: New mini doc “The sea water drinkers”

You can win incredible gear or software worth thousands by donating to the prostate cancer fundraiser here! Great cause great prizes!!!   WARNING: This is dangerous. PLEASE DO NOT ATTEMPT THIS!!! As I said when I came here, my plan was to shoot a mini doc in each of the places I visit, instead of […]

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Picture profiles on the Sony NEX-FS100

  PHILIP BLOOM: The Sony NEX-FS100 is a powerful camera. Amazing image, great price. I am not a fan of the design as I find it awkward as hell but you get used to it! It’s damn fiddly to operate but everytime I use it I am wowed by the image and that is the […]

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Sony F3 firmware 1.1 released and FS100 starts shipping!

Good news from the camcorder front. Sony today released firmware version 1.1 which fixes a number of F3 niggles. First off you can now output HDMI and SDI simultaneously which is great news. Now you can plug in your Zacuto EVF for monitoring and send out a nice HD-SDI signal to a KiPro mini or […]

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Sony FS100…just my first impressions

Unfortunately it came a day late to be used for our music video but the lovely Kanta Yamamoto from Sony Europe popped over to my house this afternoon on his way home to drop off a pre-production FS100 to me to play with for a couple of days. Kanta recently moved from Tokyo and now […]

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