“Third Party” lens manufactures have gotten a bad wrap over the years, but ever since the release of their “Art Series” Sigma has been absolutely killing it. We’ve been using the 18-35/1.8 lens on our Red and Canon Cinema cameras for three years and recently added the 50/1.4 to
We had a blast at our second event of January 2017, with RED Digital Cinema rep James Lucarelli. James brought down a bunch of cameras for us to get our hands on, answering all of our questions along the way. https://youtu.be/JfMCvcd8k_Q RED cameras are some of the best in
Good story telling in film and video demands high-quality audio. Aputure just released a new pro-level shotgun mic that you can get on Amazon for $359. Shotgun mics are incredibly helpful on-set, especially in Hawaii where we constantly deal with airplanes, traffic, noisy birds, and crashing waves. Shotgun mics
The long awaited Panasonic GH5 has been one of the most eagerly anticipated camera for the past 3 years. I can't tell you how many rumors blogs we've been following just this past year alone. And it's finally available for pre-order and is slated to start shipping out in
Living in Hawaii, adventure, lifestyle experiences, and beautiful destinations are always right around the corner. There are unique and special experiences literally everywhere you look. For some adventurers, GoPro cameras have been their best friends, letting them share their journeys by putting their audiences right in their shoes. Taking
Looking for some last minute gifts to get your photographer/video shooter friend/loved one/co-worker? Well, fret no more. Ogy Stoilov from 4kShooters.net put together a compilation of gifts to get the shutter friendly person in your life for this Christmas. Between tiny tripods that are perfect on a hiking trail,
For a while now, the Sony Mirrorless A7 (S+R) line has been crippled by the limited amount of lenses available for native full frame use. Since many Sony shooters were transitioning over from Canon or Nikon, they often opted for 3rd party adapters from Metabones, Fotodiox or other vendors to attach their
It's a challenge to be constantly cleaning your lenses in the field, but it's a discipline that will improve your video for the rest of your career.