Achieving high production values on a tight budget is a struggle indie filmmakers know all too well. Tom Savige, Gaffer/Grip and owner of Savage Film Services, has created a sponsorship program that promises to be a game changer for the Melbourne indie filmmaking community. It is the first of its kind, and offers a unique opportunity for
ARRI has upgraded its classic grips with 21st-century features. After their release at IBC in September, the ARRI Master Grips have finally made their first stateside appearance. At an event at AbelCine in New York last week, we got a chance to spend hands-on time with them—which is, of course, what matters most for handgrips.
This year the partner company of Xiaomi, Yi Technology, has introduced the second generation of sports cameras under the name Yi 4K Action Camera. Two major features of the novelty are the presence of the display on its rear face and the ability to record video in 4K format. Yi 4K Camera turned out interesting and functional, while due to its price and performance it can compete with GoPro Hero 4.
In an unprecedented historic collaboration, three of the biggest names in the world of digital cinema – RED, Panavision and Light Iron have teamed up to create a real block-buster of a camera. The Panavision DXL is an uber high-end 8K digital cinema camera with a RED 8K sensor, colour science by Light Iron, and