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Jakes take: R5C vs C70

Intro  Since Canon announced the R5C back at the beginning of the year, one of the most common questions we’ve had about it is, should I buy this or the C70? And honestly, it’s a hard question to answer but in this blog, we are going to explore the two options and help you understand […]

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Our Thoughts: Gemini 2×1 Hard

Today we writing about our experiences with Litepanels’s new Gemini 2×1 Hard, their update to the Gemini 2×1 using the same tech that they updated their 1×1 with just over a year ago now which makes it an incredibly bright and capable 500 watt 2×1 LED fixture.  Just over a year ago, we were introduced […]

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A New Take On 3-Point Lighting: The 4 C’s With Tim Kang

Three point lighting is the cornerstone of lighting a scene, whatever genre you’re working in. It’s taught everywhere and its strictures are pretty much followed everywhere too, from high end film to low end photo shoots. Whilst there is no particular way to arrange your lighting set-up, it will be key to informing what is […]

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How to upgrade the Sony FX3

The Sony FX3 is one of our favourite small form factor cameras on the market currently. However, there are a few ways to add to it to make it even better for video productions.  Whilst the recommendations below are mainly for the FX3, a lot of them will also apply to the a7S III but […]

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What’s the difference between the Panasonic GH5 & GH5 II?

Panasonic has released the Panasonic GH5 MKII, but what’s different from the original GH5 and should you pick one up?

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Cine Lenses vs Photo Lenses – Canon in Motion

The key differences between Cine Lenses and Photo Still Lenses. Read up on everything from focus and image quality to aperture and pricing.

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Sony Cinema Line FX6 | First Look

2020 has been an amazing year for new products; it really is an incredible time to be a filmmaker!  Sony has already treated us to one of our favourite cameras this year, the A7S III, however we have now taken a look at their latest camera and think this may actually be a little bit […]

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First look: Sony A7S Mk III

While it may be in a stills body Sony is clearly pitching the A7sMkIII for video as it features some really impressive improvements over the previous Alpha cameras.

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CVP at IBC 2019

It only feels like it was NAB 2019 last week, but we are already nearing the end of the year. Our very brief time in the beautiful streets of Amsterdam for IBC2019 flew by last week but as always there’s a lot to talk about! This year’s show was dominated by two very large camera […]

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CVP at Cine Gear 2019

Cingear 2019 Recap Cine Gear has been gaining popularity gradually over the years and this year it was incredibly busy over the very short two-day exhibition time. At the show, there wasn’t a lot of new releases, but we managed to get our hands on a few new and exciting products! Angenieux Optimo Primes This […]