by Sebastian Wöber | 6th February 2015
Canon’s legendary 5D DSLR series has a history of huge market impacts. The 5D mark II changed the movie industry, the 5D mark III despite its limits brought a new area of clean HD video and beautiful RAW recording through hacks.Read more
by Sebastian Wöber | 16th September 2014
Leica just announced the new Leica S (Typ 007) that is worlds first medium format camera that can shoot 4K video in 24p.Read more
by Sebastian Wöber | 14th August 2014
Shooting RAW on the Canon 5D mark III DSLR is still very popular. You get stunning 14-bit moving images for a fraction of the price of a “real” RAW camera and the advantages of a full-frame sensor that is good in lowlight. But like many other shooters I learned that it’s not always a good idea to use the 5D mark III RAW for a project. Here I’d like to share some points to consider.
by Sebastian Wöber | 25th February 2014
by Sebastian Wöber | 24th February 2014
Camera manufacturer Pentax (now Ricoh Imaging) has been rather quiet in terms of video functionality on their DSLR’s. With the new Pentax K-3 that brings a lot of innovation to the stills side the movie recording side has received some promising improvements as well. cinema5D took the Pentax K-3 for a spin and has some insights on its video capabilities. (more…)Read more
Well, the title says it all. In terms of video quality Nikon just brought the best APS-C sensor VDSLR to the market.
The video is sharp out of the box, yet it has a very nice organic look. Well done Nikon!
by Sebastian Wöber | 24th October 2013
One could certainly argue about which DSLRs are best for video, but it’s a fact that these three are the most popular and still valid choices in 2013. This makes today’s big discount on these cameras at B&H a very welcome one.Read more
John Brawley, an Australian director of photography who helps Blackmagic with the development of their Cinema Cameras, has just released the first footage from the much-anticipated Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera. He used it for “about an hour” at his local market and put together some shots in Final Cut Pro X.Read more