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Struggling on a budget? Maybe there is a used camera bargain out there for you
Technical 18th Aug 2017

cameras, film cameras

For anyone struggling to find the budget to fund a brand new camera, a second-hand unit represents good value if you chose the right technology. Phil Rhodes gives us a rundown of some of the camera models to look out for.
5 Low-Budget DIY Filmmaking Hacks
Technical 15th Aug 2017

filmmaking, filmmaking tips, indie tips, filmmaking hacks

You’re a filmmaker, you’re just starting out, you’re broke. We get it. But what if I said to you that you can achieve Hollywood production value for a very low cost.
Camera movement just got a whole lot more portable
Technical 14th Aug 2017

filmmaking, filmmaking tips, indie tips

For a company that keeps on innovating, Edelkrone shows no sign of slowing down. Single camera operators would appear to have a new gadget to assist them in getting smooth motion shots in the form of the new SurfaceONE.
Take a First Look at RED Hydrogen One
Technical 4th Aug 2017

smart phone, RED Hydrogen One

RED’s new Hydrogen smartphone is now more than just an announcement. But where’s the footage?
Watch: Michel Gondry's New Short is the iPhone Version of 'The Red Balloon'
Technical 31st Jul 2017

cameras, iPhone

Michel Gondry and DP Laurent Brunet use the iPhone to its fullest potential in 'Détour.'
Extending GoPro timelapse with CamDo's Blink
Technical 14th Jul 2017

GoPro, timelapse, CamDo, Blink

Designed to connect to the back of a GoPro Hero 3 plus or Hero 4, CamDo Solutions’ Blink controller can offer complete control over the time lapse feature of your GoPro and more.
RED's Big Announcement: Hydrogen One, a Hologram Machine in Your Pocket
Technical 13th Jul 2017

cameras, RED, Hydrogen One, Hologram Machine

RED's HYDROGEN ONE is a full holographic smartphone that allows you to view 2D and 3D VR and AR.
Beastgrip's DOF Adapter Adds Some Major Muscle to Your Smartphone Camera
Technical 3rd Jul 2017

filmmaking, filmmaking tips, indie tips, smartphone filmmaking

If you've been wondering how to turn your smartphone into a cinema shooting machine, these new goodies from Beastgrip should give you some ideas.