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High-Octane Camera Wrangling on Mad Max: Fury Road

Some say the genius of George Miller's dystopian Mad Max franchise lies in the uniqueness of its genre-blending vision, equal parts post-apocalyptic morality tale, classic Western, and biker film on steroids. Others point to each film's relentless action, where the … more »

Evel Knievel

It’s All About Knievel in Director Daniel Junge’s Sundance Doc Being Evel

Like the Snake River Canyon that daredevil Evel Knievel failed to cross in 1974, the gap between the perpetually mangled motorcycle jumper's public and private lives was insurmountably vast. Being Evel, a new documentary about Knievel's life, sets out to … more »


Director Anthony C. Ferrante on Sharknado 2

It's back! Syfy's shark-infested waterspout of a TV movie, Sharknado, was an instant cult classic and social-media phenomenon when it aired last summer. The franchise returns July 30 to the cable channel—and simultaneously in more than 80 countries—in an overstuffed, … more »


Anatomy of a $200 Music Video Shoot

And the Giraffe is a two-person indie band started by friends Nicholas Roberts and Joshua Morris, an audio engineer, while both were students at the University of Florida in Gainesville. The pair recorded two EPs while still in college and … more »


Blackmagic Cuts BMCC Price to $1,995, Launches Splice Web Community

Blackmagic Design today announced several key software upgrades to anchor products like DaVinci Resolve, HyperDeck Studio Pro, ATEM Production Switchers and the recently introduced ATEM Production Studio 4K live switcher, as well as a price reduction for the anticipated 2.5 … more »


Blackmagic Cinema Camera: It’s a Little Quirky, But It Delivers

Randall P. Dark The Past, Present and Future The Camera Blackmagic Cinema Camera EF The Lenses Canon EF-S 17-55mm f/2.8 and Canon EF 24-105mm The Past Throughout the last 27 years, I've enjoyed the privilege of shooting with most of … more »


In the Field with the Blackmagic Cinema Camera

If you pre-ordered the Blackmagic Cinema Camera (BMCC) shortly after its NAB debut, it's been a long road. The camera missed its originally scheduled ship date as Blackmagic Design dealt with behind-the-scenes issues having to do with the camera's CMOS … more »

Let’s Cook

Stu Maschwitz used the the $3000 Blackmagic Cinema Camera with a Redrock Micro EyeSpy rig and Canon 50mm f/1.2 L lens to shoot this video of his wife and sister testing new scents for their handmade candles. For a wealth … more »


Is the Blackmagic Cinema Camera Finally Ready for the Spotlight?

If you haven't actually ordered a Blackmagic Cinema Camera (BMCC), you might be unaware of the drama that took place behind the scenes as the camera missed its targeted July shipping date and customers holding pre-orders started to worry about … more »


Video Review of the Blackmagic Design Cinema Camera

DP, director, early adopter and prolific technology pundit Philip Bloom takes his turn reviewing the camera that has everyone plotzing with joy, even his cat.