Pete Tomkies

Pete Tomkies is a freelance cinematographer and camera operator from Manchester, UK. He also produces and directs short films as Duck66 Films.Pete's latest award winning short Once Bitten... has been selected for more than 70 film festivals around the world.

How to compete with filmmakers who work for free

Making video is more accessible than ever, but that doesn't mean you shouldn't be compensated for your time and skill. Here's how to compete with free when it comes to video production work.

Ask these Questions Before Replacing Your Equipment

Manufacturers are constantly trying to tempt you with the new and updated versions of their products. Plus, video-making trade shows such as NAB are annual feasts of new delights...

Latest Posts

Atomos recorders will record ProRes from EOS R5

Atomos announced the Ninja V, Shogun 7 and Sumo19 HDR monitor recorders will record 4kp59.94 10-bit 422 Apple ProRes or Avid DNx video from the new cameras.

Features you need in a vlogging camera

Finding the best camera for vloggingAs I have said (a few times) before, most hammers will drive a...

Canon announces industry-changing EOS R5

Canon just announced new major mirrorless camera releases in the EOS line. The two new cameras revealed today are the EOS R5 and the EOS R6.

Nikon might release upgraded versions of the Z6 and Z7

In a couple of months, Nikon could release updated versions of their popular mirrorless Z cameras, naming them the: Z6S and the Z7S.

NewTek announces the new powerful TriCaster 2 Elite

NewTek has announced a new live video production system: TriCaster 2 Elite. NewTek said it could be the “most powerful"video production system ever made.

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