Everybody wants to wrap their head around virtual reality — but pay thousands of dollars? No way. So put on the Dlodlo VR glasses instead, because sticking your head inside a helmet doesn’t look cool. Or fit nowhere as comfortable.
Filmmaker Philip Grossman has been dazzling us with haunting and revealing images and video from the Chernobyl disaster site, recently adding aerial videography to his repertoire. Videomaker was fortunate enough to sit down (at least virtually) with Philip to learn a bit more about this intriguing multi-year project and what drives him to capture this stunning imagery.
DJI makes tools for creativity, creation and inspiration, but if there is one thing their tools have done of late — and yes, we're talking about Phantom 3 and Ronin-M — it's innovate. Recognizing that innovation is a central theme to the work we do, DJI is celebrating the launch of their Ronin-M stabilizer system with an international screenwriting competition.
The Panasonic LUMIX DMC-G7 has many enviable features, but its ability to shoot 4K video rises to the top. The camera can record smooth, high-resolution 4K video in 3840 x 2160 pixels at 30p as well as 24p in MP4. This is in addition to the Full-HD 1920 x 1080 60p video in AVCHD Progressive and MP4 (MPEG-4 / H.264) with practical full-time Auto Focus (AF).
Participant Media’s TEACH Campaign has been helping inspire young people to look to teaching as a positive and viable employment option. Schools need more excellent teachers, and are expanding their outreach by using entertainment. Stories told well.
With the drone landscape evolving and expanding at breakneck speed, it's often tough to know which UAV is the right one for you. Wouldn't it be nice to find a simple one? Something waterproof, lightweight, automatic and ready to capture you in action. That drone has arrived, and it's the absolutely charming Lily Camera.
Sliders are great tools for adding production value to a shoot, but it's tough to know which product to buy. The folks at Rhino are looking to simplify that decision with the introduction of the Rhino Slider EVO and Rhino Motion controller.
Samsung and Marvel know you want to be a superhero — so be one. Or at least enjoy the view looking out from Iron Man’s helmet or stand in the midst of the action as the Avengers take on the evil Ultron in a virtual reality "mini-movie."
Broadcast networks are often the last to the party, but not if NBC has anything to say about it. The broadcast network is looking to increase the audience for their new summer series, “Aquarius,” by eschewing the standard practice of releasing a new episode week after week and instead allowing viewers to “binge” on the entire season after its two-hour premiere episode on May 28th.