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Mike and Chris talk to the editors of Some Good News, the amazingly popular YouTube series hosted by John Krasinski. special guests are Evan Buxbaum, head of LEROI Productions and Joanna Naugle, partner at Senior Post. Both worked on John Krasinki’s ultra-popular weekly news program, Some Good...
LUMIX S 20-60mm F3.5-5.6
Panasonic has just introduced a new interchangeable standard zoom lens: the LUMIX S 20-60mm F3.5-5.6. It’s the newest addition to the LUMIX S-series.
The new ROKINON 85 mm 1.4 Full Frame Telephoto lens for Canon RF mount was announced. ROKINON says its “arguably the best value” AF portrait prime out now.
4097 CORE Micro Shotgun mic
DPA Microphones has unveiled the 4097 CORE Micro Shotgun mic. Plus, the company also announced a new 4097 CORE Interview Kit.
Blackmagic Design updates the URSA Mini Pro 4.6K
Blackmagic Design has announced a new software update to the original Blackmagic URSA Mini Pro 4.6K camera. Let’s go over all that's being added.
Lumix S1H
There are setbacks for the ProRes Raw video firmware for the Lumix S1H. Videographers waiting for the update will have to wait longer for the feature.
Sony announces the ZV-1
Built to “meet the needs and demands of today’s video creators,” according to Sony, the ZV-1 puts video front and center in its design.
Mike and Chris talk about lenses. They demystify lenses for video shooters. Learn how to save money on your next lens and what lenses you should be considering.
Here's what you need to know about golden hour
Often described as magical, golden hour is the most desired time to shoot for many videographers. However, it's also one of the most difficult times as well.

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Tyler Perry Studios will be back in production soon
While Tyler Perry isn’t planning on fully reopening his Atlanta studio complex soon, he does have a plan to resuming shooting with “Camp Quarantine.”
DaVinci Resolve 16.2.2
With DaVinci Resolve 16.2.2 just revealed a few weeks ago, we have another update to the Blackmagic Design video editing software.
These are some of the best filmmaking books
It's important for all filmmakers to continually study their craft. So, we've put together a list of the best filmmaking books for you to check out.
RED Komodo Stormtrooper version
RED president Jarred Land says the RED Komodo is back in production. We don’t know much about the camera’s specs, we do now know more about its pricing.
Pond5 simplifies standard license
Pond5, a huge stock marketplace, has announced it’s expanding its distribution rights and legal coverage for all royalty-free media they sell.

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