Make This Dirt Cheap DIY Ring Light (Mostly) out of Household Stuff

Don't have the cash to get your hands on a handsome ring light? Make your own for cheap! If you're in the market for a ring light, you might've...

Check Out the “World’s First Wireless Lens Data Overlays” From Teradek and SmallHD

New firmware updates will allow overlays to be displayed directly onto SmallHD monitors. In what is a “world’s first” for wireless video transmission technology, Teradek and SmallHD have...

Introducing the Surprisingly Ingenious “GimbalGun” on Kickstarter

Meet the GimbalGun (™) "an ultimate tool for run and gun gimbal support" up now on Kickstarter. Well, this might be the craziest filmmaking story since the collapse of the...

Canon Releases First Official Footage from 8K Cinema Camera

A first look at the Canon 8K prototype cinema camera in action. Whether you’re ready for it or not, 8K video recording is coming sooner than you think....

Field Test: Sony’s Tough SD Card is Extremely Durable

By giving up the write-protect switch and going for tougher plastics, Sony creates more security for those of us tough on gear. When Sony first offered us a...

Here are the Lessons You Can Learn From the ‘Pulp Fiction’ Script (w/ Free...

'Pulp Fiction' was Quentin Tarantino's coming out party in 1994. Now, 25 years later, we look back on its classic script.  After Reservoir Dogs, Quentin Tarantino needed a hit....

Ultimate Movie Location Scouting Guide w/ FREE Tech Scout Checklist

Movie location scouting is a critical task in taking a vision from the page to the screen. Location scouting is where the idea of what a scene looks like has...

5 Stylish Camera Movements to Try in Your Next Project

If you want to infuse a little extra style and flavor into your next feature, short, or music video, you should give these camera movement tricks a shot. If...

Eight Movies You Should Get Excited About at SXSW 2019

Keep these films on your radar.  Today marks the first day of Austin's very own SXSW, a film festival that, like, really strives to keep things weird, man....

Meet Sony’s New Ultra-Fast (and Ultra-Tough) CFexpress Memory Card

Push read speeds up to 1700MB/s with Sony's next-generation CFexpress memory card (plus new card reader). Memory card technology looks to be dividing in two distinctly different directions.