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Canon removed Digital Zoom from EOS-M Firmware

February 8, 2013

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EOS-M - Digital Zoom Removed

On July of 2012 Canon announced their 1st mirrorless camera: the Canon EOS-M. You can check the official press release and additional information here: Announcement: First Canon EOS M Mirrorless Camera. At that time some hands-on preview were posted on internet by many renowned sites showing some features of the new system. One of those […]

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RGrain: Film grain clips to make Digital Video look like Film

February 23, 2012

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Rgrain 35mm 250D

UPDATE – March 4, 2012: RGrain is offering a new pack: “Super 8mm Package” at $30. Please check www.RGrain.com for more details. UPDATE – February 27, 2012: RGrain is offering “Instant Vintage” Bonus Plate. It will be available until March 15th. Please check www.Rgrain.com for more details. ____ Rgrain (www.rgrain.com) just released a package of seven […]

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Professional USB Controller for Canon HDSLR coming soon

November 18, 2011

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New professional controller for filmmakers

Professional controller for filmmakers UPDATE – November 21, 2011: Okii Systems has released the MC1. Please check the Press Release and additional information. UPDATE – November 20, 2011: We posted a video showing some features, check it below. _______ Some months ago we were invited for the beta testing process of a new device. We […]

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Samyang / Rokinon / Bower 35mm f/1.4 AS UMC Lens

June 28, 2011

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Samyang / Rokinon / Bower 35mm f/1.4 AS UMC Aspherical

UPDATE #2 – January 20, 2012: We have almost finished our tests and will post the results of this great lens very soon. We’ll include pictures taken at different f-stops and also video recorded with this lens on a full frame camera. Stay tuned! You can subscribe to our site to receive email notifications when […]

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Overview Demo: Color Correction with Gradiest for iPad

June 20, 2011

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Our friends at Robino Films (who already made very nice video tutorials related to video editing) have recently posted a nice overview demo of “Gradiest” for iPad: “Gradiest is an iPad control surface to use with Cineform FirstLight. (Hopefully other color correction software support will follow.) This is a very brief overview of Gradiest. There […]

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USB Follow Focus Controller

January 20, 2011

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USB_Controller_2A

** UPDATE – August 29, 2011: There is a coupon code available thru September 14. Please check this post. ** IMPORTANT UPDATE – January 28, 2011: The Okii USB FC1 controller has been officially released. Please click here to check full features details, full specifications, technical information provided by the manufacturer and test videos. PREVIEW: […]

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NON-Official ISO on Canon DSLRs

January 17, 2011

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NON OFFICIAL ISO on Canon HDSLR We have been testing for over a month a very nice new device compatible with all Canon HDSLR cameras that will be released by the manufacturer soon. During this testing process we discovered a very interesting and unexpected function that is available on some cameras. This option is not […]

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EOS 60D – 5 Tests in 1

October 30, 2010

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Canon ESO 60D

CANON EOS 60D – 5 TESTS IN 1 Amila C. Kumarasinghe from Sri Lanka has recently posted a very nice and interesting video test made with the new Canon EOS 60D. In fact, it’s not only 1 test, but 5! It includes: White Balance, Picture Styles, Noise test at different ISO levels, on board Audio […]

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Color Correction – Adobe

October 25, 2010

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Color Correction

COLOR CORRECTION Color correction is one of the first things everyone needs to know how to do well. It is an essential step, for both stills and video, to achieve good final results. Below you will find a link to a list of some free available and helpful video tutorials that explain the basic use […]

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LCDVF

August 22, 2010

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LCDVF

LCDVF Manufacturer website: www.LCDVF.com This is a “must have” accessory: a finder to see your LCD display bigger, so important for filmmakers and photographers. It has extremely good optics and design. It gives a clear and sharp view of the entire LCD display without optic aberrations. No vignetting nor distorted corners at all. Very handy […]

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Modding 5D Mark II – PL Mount (2)

June 16, 2010

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Contents: Disassembling & Modding 5D Mark II – Cine Lenses Pictures Comments & Conclusion Carl Zeiss Cine Lenses for Canon List of Carl Zeiss CP.2 Cine Lenses DISASSEMBLING & MODDING 5D MARK II: CINE LENSES Did you ever wonder what a Canon 5D Mark II looks like inside? Probably you did, and you already got […]

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Modding 5D Mark II – PL Mount (1)

June 8, 2010

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5D Mark II TEAM

Contents: Disassembling & Modding 5D Mark II – PL Mount Pictures Additional Comments & Part #2 . DISASSEMBLING & MODDING 5D MARK II – PL MOUNT Did you ever wonder what a Canon 5D Mark II looks like inside? This article will show you some impressive images you would probably not ever see unless your […]

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Bugs / Issues on Firmware 2.0.3

March 17, 2010

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Content: Bug / Issue Considerations Contact Canon BUG / ISSUE The firmware 2.0.3 is in fact a great update and has been very long awaited by thousands of customers, as it was demonstrated by the high overload that Canon servers suffered few hours after it was announced to be available for download. But a day […]

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