Announcing my Cinematic Masterclass! Available to pre-order now!

ORDER NOW AT: http://gopb.co/mzed I am incredibly excited to reveal what I have been working on for the past few months….a six hour (plus!) 8 part series (with a free bonus episode) made for MZed that will help you become a much better filmmaker. We starting filming this back in March and wrapped two weeks […] The post Announcing my Cinematic Masterclass! Available to pre-order now! appeared first on Philip Bloom- Blog.

Panasonic unveil the impressive S35 EVA-1 and Sony announce they are developing a full frame digital cinema camera

They may be late to the party…very late to the party but Panasonic have finally announced a sub $10k S35 video camera, the AU EVA-1. Whilst they were first manufacturer post the Canon 5D MK II to bring out a large sensor video camera, the micro four thirds AF100, they never followed up on that […] The post Panasonic unveil the impressive S35 EVA-1 and Sony announce they are developing a full frame digital cinema camera appeared first on Philip Bloom- Blog.

Filming with the new FUJINON MK 50-135mm E mount Cine Lens with the Sony FS5 & Atomos Inferno

ETHICS STATEMENT: Earlier this year I was hired by Fuji to make a video using their new E mount cinema lens the MK 18-55mm T2.9  I was hired again to shoot footage for the second lens in the set the 50-135mm which you can see and read about on this blog post. All photos taken by Sarah […] The post Filming with the new FUJINON MK 50-135mm E mount Cine Lens with the Sony FS5 & Atomos Inferno appeared first on Philip Bloom- Blog.

Have Canon made raw video a production possibility with their C200?

Canon today have announced a cinema camera that is actually very surprising in its specs. The C200 has been much expected as their lower end Cinema camera, the C100 MKII, is HD only and a low quality HD recording too, but what wasn’t expected is this camera records internal raw as it’s main recording format […] The post Have Canon made raw video a production possibility with their C200? appeared first on Philip Bloom- Blog.

8 year anniversary of my key Canon 5DMK II video “Sofia’s People”

8 years ago today I edited and uploaded a little video I shot with the Canon 5DMK II and one single Zeiss 50mm F1.4 lens. It had quite a strong impact at the time even though it was just a simple little bit of filming and editing. What it showed me and others of the potential with video this accidentally revolutionary […] The post 8 year anniversary of my key Canon 5DMK II video “Sofia’s People” appeared first on Philip Bloom- Blog.

Isabella Plantation from Philip Bloom on Vimeo.The lovely Sarah…



Isabella Plantation from Philip Bloom on Vimeo.

The lovely Sarah Seal in this beautiful place within London’s Richmond Park. Captured with the Sony A7RII and SLR MAGIC Cine Primes. 25mm F1.4, 35mm F1.2, 50mm F1.1, 75mm F1.4. All handheld and the SLR Magic 52mm Variable ND filter was used. Graded with FilmConvert 10% off with code bloom at gopb.co/ Shot in SLog 2 S Gamut shot in 4K 30p and conformed to 24p for a subtle slow motion. Music is by the Aliza Carter Band “Soon” from musicbed.com

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Isabella Plantation from Philip Bloom on Vimeo.The lovely Sarah…



Isabella Plantation from Philip Bloom on Vimeo.

The lovely Sarah Seal in this beautiful place within London’s Richmond Park. Captured with the Sony A7RII and SLR MAGIC Cine Primes. 25mm F1.4, 35mm F1.2, 50mm F1.1, 75mm F1.4. All handheld and the SLR Magic 52mm Variable ND filter was used. Graded with FilmConvert 10% off with code bloom at gopb.co/filmconvert Music is by the Aliza Carter Band “Soon” from musicbed.com

Sarah is walking around filming with the Sony A7SII “lens whacking” in case you were wondering!

NAB SHOW 2017 Talks

Just a quick one…I am at the airport about to catch a plane for Las Vegas. It is that time of year again. My 10th NAB in a row! This year I am only doing a handful of talks and they are all for Fuji talking on their stand about my experiences using their terrific […] The post NAB SHOW 2017 Talks appeared first on Philip Bloom- Blog.

The Man From Medina from Philip Bloom on Vimeo.My first mini…



The Man From Medina from Philip Bloom on Vimeo.

My first mini doco in 18 months. A portrait of the multi talented Rabea Hafiz who was born in Medina, Saudi Arabia but has spent a large chunk of his life in the UK only to find himself drawn back to the city of his brith. For full details on what gear was used and also much more about the whole shoot please visit my blog post here: philipbloom.net/blog/themanfrommedina Shot with the Canon 1DX II, Sony A6500, Sony A7SII, Sony X3000.

Graded with Film Convert. 10% off Film Convert at gopb.co/filmconvert

Backing up photos & videos with the WD My Passport Wireless…



Backing up photos & videos with the WD My Passport Wireless Pro from Philip Bloom on Vimeo.

Sponsored by WD® Do you ever freak out about the safety of your footage on those fragile SD cards before you get back home to back them up? I do! So I tried out Western Digital’s My Passport Wireless Pro to see if it could help me feel more secure on shoots. Find out how it went! Filmed on the Canon 1DX II, Sony A7SII, DJI Phantom 4 Pro Check out my blog post for more on how I shot it, graded it Continue reading "Backing up photos & videos with the WD My Passport Wireless…"

Backing up photos & videos with the WD My Passport Wireless…



Backing up photos & videos with the WD My Passport Wireless Pro from Philip Bloom on Vimeo.

Sponsored by WD® Do you ever freak out about the safety of your footage on those fragile SD cards before you get back home to back them up? I do! So I tried out Western Digital’s My Passport Wireless Pro to see if it could help me feel more secure on shoots. Find out how it went! Filmed on the Canon 1DX II, Sony A7SII, DJI Phantom 4 Pro Check out my blog post for more on how I shot it, graded it Continue reading "Backing up photos & videos with the WD My Passport Wireless…"

Backing up photos & videos with the WD My Passport Wireless…



Backing up photos & videos with the WD My Passport Wireless Pro from Philip Bloom on Vimeo.

Sponsored by WD® Do you ever freak out about the safety of your footage on those fragile SD cards before you get back home to back them up? I do! So I tried out Western Digital’s My Passport Wireless Pro to see if it could help me feel more secure on shoots. Find out how it went! Filmed on the Canon 1DX II, Sony A7SII, DJI Phantom 4 Pro Check out my blog post for more on how I shot it, graded it Continue reading "Backing up photos & videos with the WD My Passport Wireless…"

Fujinon MK 18-55mm T2.9 E-mount cine lens. First footage and thoughts here!

Ethics Statement: I was paid by Fujinon to evaluate and shoot footage with their new MK lens. This is not a review but the sharing of my footage and why I genuinely think this is an excellent lens. Fujinon MK 18-55 on the Sony FS5 with Atomos Inferno recorder Cinema lenses are wonderful things to […] The post Fujinon MK 18-55mm T2.9 E-mount cine lens. First footage and thoughts here! appeared first on Philip Bloom- Blog.