Patent for New Canon Full-Frame Mirrorless Lens Appears

Patent for New Canon Full-Frame Mirrorless Lens Appears It's pretty much a given that Canon and Nikon will be coming out with professional mirrorless cameras in the next year or so, but lots of questions remain about what exactly the cameras will bring, including the lens mounts they'll use. A new patent from Canon gives us a bit of insight into their current development. [ Read More ]

The 5 Best Nikkor Lenses for Nikon Full-Frame Cameras

The 5 Best Nikkor Lenses for Nikon Full-Frame Cameras I bet you've always wanted to hold the crispiest glass yourself. Kai Wong is here with his selection of the ultimate lenses for Nikon full-frame cameras. Well, we have a couple of lists ready to compare Wong's choices with some other usual suspects. This is some expensive glass, and perhaps not surprisingly, most of the lenses in this list are prime lenses in the 50-100mm focal range. However, we've also compiled a list of our top choices according to your subject. But let's start by checking out Kai Wong's latest video. [ Read More ]

How to Use C-Stands Correctly

How to Use C-Stands Correctly Do you know what the "c" is for in the name, c-stand? As a photographer or filmmaker who uses these daily, you should. This video gives information you must know about c-stands, how to use them on set, and what to do and what not to do when using them. [ Read More ]

Yes: For Professionals, Gear Matters

Yes: For Professionals, Gear Matters Let’s not lie to ourselves and try to sugarcoat the issue -- in many circumstances, gear matters. There is no shame in admitting that despite all your talent, some shoots can’t be done without the appropriate hardware. Here is why. [ Read More ]

Controlling Capture One Pro with a MIDI Keyboard (Podcast 619)

Today we’re going to explore an exciting way to use a MIDI controller that you might have lying around to controller Capture One Pro. You could, in fact, use this method to control pretty much any application that accepts keyboard shortcuts, but I love speeding up my workflow, so let’s take a look at my findings.
There are dedicated controller systems such as Pallete Gear and Tangent that I am aware of. I bought the Pallete Gear system and to be honest, for what it is, it took up too much space on my desk, so it found its way
Martin's Workstation with MIDI Keyboard
Bome MIDI Translator Pro New Project
Create Our First Translator
Editing Capture One Pro Shortcuts
Novation Launchkey Mini to Capture One Pro
Mapped Keys
Novation Launchkey Mini to Capture One Pro +1 Octave
Mapped Pads
Other Buttons
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How to Safely and Legally Fly With Camera Batteries

How to Safely and Legally Fly With Camera Batteries If there's one thing photographers and videographers can never have enough of, it's batteries. However, traveling with them can be an issue, as planes and large lithium ion batteries generally don't mix. This helpful video will give you the rundown on traveling safely and legally with your batteries. [ Read More ]

How to Buy a Used Digital Camera

How to Buy a Used Digital Camera Like many of you, I started my photography with a small budget, but now having been emersed in the camera world, I realize that "used" is also an option. As usual, people often ask us what type of camera is the best, and I just remind them that it's about the person holding the camera, but we also know that's not what they want to hear. Here are a few tips. [ Read More ]

Fujifilm X-T2 Firmware 4.00: Do We Have an X-H1?

Fujifilm X-T2 Firmware 4.00: Do We Have an X-H1? On May 8th, Fujifilm released their updated firmware for the X-T2 mirrorless camera. This takes the current firmware to version 4.0 and embodies Fujifilm’s Kaizen philosophy by making enormous changes to what the camera is able to do. Let’s take a look at it here. [ Read More ]

Feiyu A2000 3-Axis Gimbal Review

Feiyu A2000 3-Axis Gimbal Review When it comes to gimbals, there are so many great options available these days for almost any kind of setup. Feiyu-Tech is one of those companies that tend to make really good gimbals which have gained a lot of popularity recently. The Feiyu A2000 is one of those gimbals that offers plenty of features and its high weight capacity makes it a fantastic option. [ Read More ]