Short films are not just mini-features. They can be a great way to cut your videomaking teeth and generally have an easier time getting accepted into film fests, so they are often seen as a stepping stone toward a larger production. However, it’s important to understand that shorts have their own language and personality.
All Videomaker footage from CES 2015 was shot with equipment from BorrowLenses.com.
Videomaker's Best Mic of CES 2015. The iRig Mic Field is a stereo field mic for iPhone, iPod and iPad via the lightning connector. Offering on board headphone monitoring and variable gain control.
We hear the term "global" and "rolling" shutter a lot. But how do these two types of shutter differ, and what does it mean for your footage?
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Making drones simple is no easy task and Squadrone System separated itself from others at CES and aims to make the HEXO+ right, their Kickstarter campaign went way over goal, so we know there’s great investment behind this drone.
Excellence in an action camera, Sony continues to show commitment to making their camera better. In the FDR-X1000V they’ve included 4K recording at 3840x2160 and 30 frames per second. At the respectable 720p, it can shoot 240fps.
We seen drones, we’ve seen remote shutters and now at CES, we’ve seen the ZANO, a nano drone. It’s small, with four tiny propellers, an onboard flash and Wi-Fi module, and could pass as a Transformer toy.
The iRig Mic Field from IK Multimedia attaches to an iPhone, iPad or iPod Touch and becomes an audio recorder. By combining with the iRig Recorder app, it becomes very easy to get audio at 24-bit 44.1/48kHz sampling with 115dB maximum SPL and a low-noise pre-amp.