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Pan shot

Why the pan shot is so valuable

Master filmmakers use the pan shot to invoke emotion and keep their narratives moving. It's a valuable technique every filmmaker should know.
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DJI Ronin 4D fuses cinema camera and 4-axis gimbal

Drone manufacturer DJI just announced a new professional full-frame 8K cinema camera, named the Ronin 4D, with a built-in 4-axis gimbal
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Røde innovates studio boom arms with the new PSA1+

Røde's PSA1+, the company's new studio boom arm, allows for smooth, silent movement during recording sessions.
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A beginner’s guide to the art of film burns

Once you understand the concept of light exposure and how it creates film burns, you can incorporate it into your own work.
Apple MacBook Pro (2021)

New MacBook Pro touts powerhouse M1 Pro & Max CPUs

Apple's revealed the latest models in the MacBook Pro family, and with new M1 Pro and M1 Max processors, they look incredibly powerful.
SIRUI 50mm T2.9

SIRUI’s first full-frame anamorphic lens is here

SIRUI unveiled its new SIRUI 50mm T2.9 full-frame anamorphic lens for APS-C sensor cameras — a first for the company.
Panasonic LUMIX BS1H

Panasonic reveals new mirrorless camera, the LUMIX BS1H

Panasonic announced the new fill-frame Lumix BS1H cinema camera and it looks like a highly configurable, box-style cinema camera.
Adobe Media Encoder

Adobe Media Encoder explained

If you've exported video within the Creative Cloud, chances are you have interacted with the Adobe Media Encoder, but how does it work?
Location scout

What does it take to be a location scout?

Location scouts are skilled masters of detail and work hard to make the director’s location wish list become a reality.
Canon EOS RF5.2mm F2.8 L Dual Fisheye lens

Canon unveils the 3D 180° VR RF5.2mm F2.8 L Dual Fisheye lens

Canon revealed the RF5.2mm F2.8 L Dual Fisheye lens: a stereoscopic 3D 180° VR imagery lens that captures video to a single image sensor.

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SIRUI 50mm T2.9
SIRUI unveiled its new SIRUI 50mm T2.9 full-frame anamorphic lens for APS-C sensor cameras — a first for the company.
Panasonic LUMIX BS1H
Panasonic announced the new fill-frame Lumix BS1H cinema camera and it looks like a highly configurable, box-style cinema camera.
Adobe Media Encoder
If you've exported video within the Creative Cloud, chances are you have interacted with the Adobe Media Encoder, but how does it work?
Location scout
Location scouts are skilled masters of detail and work hard to make the director’s location wish list become a reality.
Canon EOS RF5.2mm F2.8 L Dual Fisheye lens
Canon revealed the RF5.2mm F2.8 L Dual Fisheye lens: a stereoscopic 3D 180° VR imagery lens that captures video to a single image sensor.

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