Trost Complete Revolutionizes Video Sliders

Trost Complete Revolutionizes Video Sliders

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Entirely new categories of shots are possible for small teams for the first time with this slider. Trost might just be the best camera motion system available. Trost sliders can be quickly and easily configured for many types of shooting applications. A unique rotating quick-release system allows operators to quickly… Keep Reading »

My Black Magic Cinema Camera Review

My Black Magic Cinema Camera Review

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My pros and cons from using the BMCC for the past two months. Full cinema rig review including D|Matte Matte Box, $50 Follow Focus, V-Mount Power by Lanparte, Jag 35 Rail System. Let me know what you think and ask questions in the comments below.

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SmallHD Monitors

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Looking for a small HD monitor to pair with your DLSR? I’ve searched high an low for the right one and I’m pretty sure I’ve found it. The DP6 and other Small HD products seem to combine quality, size, and price. I think this might be the perfect little monitor… Keep Reading »

Best GoPro Quadcopter Option

Best GoPro Quadcopter Option

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I’ve had my eye on a quadcopter for a while to step up my game when using a GoPro and now that I have a GoPro Hero 3 Black I’m confident this is a great solution! I’m no RC helicopter pilot either, so I’m not willing to risk my other… Keep Reading »

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Fully Automated GoPro Drone

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Just connect the battery, launch it, and it will come back to you after 5 minutes of flight… interested? This is how the first ever, fully automated drone for GoPro works. Just program the GPS route and you’re ready to fly… Plus it’s reasonably affordable for the average video guy… Keep Reading »

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Wall Mounted Paper Background

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I’ve recently been working on getting the studio dialed in an found these awesome paper background wall mounts on Amazon. Not a whole lot of inspiration here but this sure was a good find for a low price that makes the studio much more functional! Buy on Amazon

New Manfrotto Snap-in Plate System

New Manfrotto Snap-in Plate System

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Manfrotto just announced this new Video Fluid Head over at the NAB2013 show that uses a drop in or snap-in plate system instead of the traditional slide in system…. I think this is genius! Thanks dudes at Cheesy Cam for sharing this new info with us!

Kessler Parallax Slider

Kessler Parallax Slider

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Previously only capable with motorized panning devices, Kessler Parallax™ accomplishes inward and outward panning shots, simply put, keep your subject fixed in your frame while using a slider…. Cool right!? It should be available mid to late summer for around $400. But you can accomplish something quite similar with your… Keep Reading »

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Revolutionary Steady Cam Rig

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Vincent Laforet has been teasing about this new camera stabilizer rig for the past week but it’s even more cool than I originally had imagined. It’s called The MōVi. It’s a 3-axis digital stabilized camera gimbal, so advanced, it redefines the possibilities for camera movement. You have to see it… Keep Reading »

Want // Steelcase Gesture Chair

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I’ve always believed in having a good chair, especially if its the place you spend most of your day… the Gesture Chair certainly makes me raise an eyebrow.

The New GoPro HERO 3 Promo Video is Amazing!

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Simply put, the new GoPro HERO 3 camera is Amazing! And…. their promo video showcases the new super-slow-mo 4k camera unbelievably well; prepare to pick your jaw up off the floor and grab a mop to clean up your drool; this footage is crazy cool! Be inspired and go buy… Keep Reading »

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Organize Your GoPro Gear the RollPro III Case

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My GoPro is one of the most annoying things in my camera case because of how many pieces there are, plus it just doesn’t transfer between cases easily with so many small parts. Mike Bratcher invented the RollPro III Case which solves my GoPro organization problems in a snap or… Keep Reading »

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If I could afford it – dream video package!

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The guys over at Uncrate have done it again! This time packaging the ultimate filmmaker gear into the ultimate filmmaker kit. It will only set you back an estimated $232,000. But the fun part for me is I already have most of the essentials in this kit minus the Drone… Keep Reading »

This is the Baddest RC Camera Helicopter Ever!

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This has got to be the baddest cinema RC helicopter system I have ever seen! Instead of nerding out about the technical details it’s basically got one killer camera and is basically a military grade drone helicopter! Holy cow the Schiebel CAMCOPTER is awesome and it’s even cooler that there… Keep Reading »

Make Crazy DSLR Timelapses Using Triggertrap for iPhone

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I do time-lapse work quite often and the Triggertrap App will give me some really cool options I’ve never thought of before… More creative freedom? Yes please! And for only $30 bucks you’re ready to shoot! Not bad considering the Canon Intervalometer is $100 Triggertrap features: 1. Triggering my DSLR… Keep Reading »

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Freelance filmmaker, video director at ROCKHARBOR Church, film blogger, husband, motorcycle aficionado and man with a first-rate beard. I travel the globe for cool project opportunities, epic adventures, or the chance to see something new.

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