Review of the Zacuto Gratical Eye EVF

Ethics statement: I have been good friends with Steve Weiss and Zacuto for about 8 years and a website affiliate of theirs for about 7. So naturally I am biased to a degree but I wouldn’t feature a product of theirs if I didn’t rate it or wouldn’t use it myself. They supplied me the […]

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My RØDE Reel: The best film competition out there!

My RØDE Reel 2016Countdown It’s back! The best film competition in the world EVER! My RØDE Reel 2016 with $300,000 of prizes! I am lucky enough to judge quite a few film competitions, and without hesitation the one that stands over the others in quality is always My RØDE Reel. This is the 3rd year and […]

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A pre-flight look at the new DJI Phantom 4

ETHICS STATEMENT: The P4 was supplied to me by DJI for assessment. Whilst I have a working relationship with DJI, no money has exchanged hand and my thoughts are entirely my own. For more on my ethics please click here. All photos of Phantom 4 taken with the Sony A7SII and Zeiss Batis 85mm, Batis […]

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Essential Sony FS7/ FS5 add-ons…Z-Finders and more

ETHICS STATEMENT: I have worked closely with and been friends with Zacuto for 8 years, so there is obviously a bias towards them, but my recommendations for their products is always genuine. I only share and promote the things I use and love. Any purchases through links on this post and my site give me […]

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Guest post: Understanding Video Lighting

Understanding how to light and how to harness light is an essential skill for anyone who uses cameras but to many it is very much a weak area. This is a guest post from Meadows Farms Studios for more in depth make sure you visit their site here for the full version. If you are […]

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Sony FS5: The Midtown Blanket

A couple of hours out in a blanketed with snow Times Square in New York. Filmed on the 23rd January during “Snowpocalypse” with a just purchased Sony FS5. All shot in 240fps high frame rate mode. Most of flicker removed from image with plug in “Flicker Free” from Digital Anarchy. Full details of this plus […]

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