Not just another RØDE Wireless go review!


This post is by wpadmin from Philip Bloom- Blog


Click here to view on the original site: Original Post




Well it isn’t…I do review it but I also go beyond the actual product to talk about key aspects of sound recording and the issues of things like the pre-amps of different mirrorless cameras which can really affect your audio. I have had a working relationship with RØDE  for many years, ever since they took me […]

The post Not just another RØDE Wireless go review! appeared first on Philip Bloom- Blog.

Using the Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera 4K with the Fujinon MK Cinema lenses


This post is by wpadmin from Philip Bloom- Blog


Click here to view on the original site: Original Post




If you are coming to NAB I am doing 3 live talks for FUJI on the Monday and Tuesday. I am also doing talks for Atomos on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday. I will add the Atomos times here shortly. Proper mechanics for video is something we have gotten used to coping without since the DSLR […]

The post Using the Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera 4K with the Fujinon MK Cinema lenses appeared first on Philip Bloom- Blog.

“Review” of the camera that never really was…The Cinemartin Fran 8K


This post is by wpadmin from Philip Bloom- Blog


Click here to view on the original site: Original Post




I was asked by Cinemartin about a year ago if I was interested in reviewing their recently announced 8K cinema camera. What? Cinemartin, the company who mostly just rebrand chinese monitors were making an 8K cinema camera? You bet I would like to check it out! This was so bizarre that I was incredibly curious. […]

The post “Review” of the camera that never really was…The Cinemartin Fran 8K appeared first on Philip Bloom- Blog.

“Review” of the camera that never really was…The Cinemartin Fran 8K


This post is by from Philip Bloom- Blog


Click here to view on the original site: Original Post




I was asked by Cinemartin about a year ago if I was interested in reviewing their recently announced 8K cinema camera. What? Cinemartin, the company who mostly just rebrand chinese monitors were making an 8K cinema camera? You bet I would like to check it out! This was so bizarre that I was incredibly curious. […]

The post “Review” of the camera that never really was…The Cinemartin Fran 8K appeared first on Philip Bloom- Blog.

Review of the SmallHD Focus 7 monitor


This post is by wpadmin from Philip Bloom- Blog


Click here to view on the original site: Original Post




Let’s get some history out of the way first. I have been using SmallHD monitors since their very first one the DP1, 10 years ago (I forgot I had this one, in my video review below I said I didn’t have the first one. It was OK but it was their following monitors that really […]

The post Review of the SmallHD Focus 7 monitor appeared first on Philip Bloom- Blog.

Richmond Green: 4K 120fps Z-Cam E2 from Philip Bloom on…


This post is by Philip Bloom from Philip Bloom


Click here to view on the original site: Original Post




Richmond Green: 4K 120fps Z-Cam E2 from Philip Bloom on Vimeo.

Testing out the rather impressive Z-Cam E2 video camera and it’s terrific 4K 120fps mode.

Shot using the Canon 100-400mm L II IS lens and the 16-35mm F4 IS L with the Metabones Speedbooster 0,71x

Pick up the E2 for just $1999.99 here: bhpho.to/2U5ju7g

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

The Bournemouth Silhouette from Philip Bloom on Vimeo.More…


This post is by Philip Bloom from Philip Bloom


Click here to view on the original site: Original Post




The Bournemouth Silhouette from Philip Bloom on Vimeo.

More filming for my review of the affordable full frame cinema camera from Kinefinity, the Mavo LF.

Filmed in 6K 50fps, 4K 75fps and HD 200fps. The camera is capable of going up to 75fps in 6K. Recorded in ProRes HQ. Graded with the Neutral camera LUT with additional work in post.

Almost all shot with the Canon 100-400mm II IS L series lens, one shot with the Canon 16-35mm F4 IS.

Music from Music Bed by Dustin Lau “Learning how to be alive”

The review is still a work in progress Continue reading “The Bournemouth Silhouette from Philip Bloom on Vimeo.More…”

The Castle & The Snow: DJI Mavic 2 Pro / Osmo Pocket from…


This post is by Philip Bloom from Philip Bloom


Click here to view on the original site: Original Post




The Castle & The Snow: DJI Mavic 2 Pro / Osmo Pocket from Philip Bloom on Vimeo.

Devizes Castle filmed with the DJI Mavic 2 Pro and the Osmo Pocket whilst making my new MZED Masterclass down there, “Filmmaking for photographers” which is coming soon.

Check out my current masterclass at gopb.co/mzed

Graded with Filmconvert 10% off at gopb.co/filmconvert

Amazing MZED Black Friday deals including my Cinematic Masterclass for $79!


This post is by wpadmin from Philip Bloom- Blog


Click here to view on the original site: Original Post




MZed’s Black Friday deals are a bargain! EVERYTHING in heavily discounted until the sale ends on Tuesday. You can even get my Cinematic Masterclass for $79 which is $120 off! The annual membership which gives you access to everything except the new “Mastering Colour” course is just $199. MZed Pro 12 month membership – $199 (save […]

The post Amazing MZED Black Friday deals including my Cinematic Masterclass for $79! appeared first on Philip Bloom- Blog.

Review of the Insta360 ONE X. The best small 360 camera out there?


This post is by wpadmin from Philip Bloom- Blog


Click here to view on the original site: Original Post




Make sure you enter my charity fundraiser/ prize draw in aid of Movember and Men’s healthy where you can win AMAZING camera gear including this camera, the Insta360 ONE X! Click the image below to go the page with all the prizes and how to enter! I have about 20 360 cameras which is RIDICULOUS, […]

The post Review of the Insta360 ONE X. The best small 360 camera out there? appeared first on Philip Bloom- Blog.

Movember 2018 fundraiser/ huge camera gear prize draw!


This post is by wpadmin from Philip Bloom- Blog


Click here to view on the original site: Original Post




  It’s that time of year again where men grow moustaches (or try to) to (as well as women of course!) fundraise all in aid of for men’s health. Every November for the past 11 years I have grown a moustache in aid of the global men’s health charity fundraiser Movember. The aim of […]

The post Movember 2018 fundraiser/ huge camera gear prize draw! appeared first on Philip Bloom- Blog.

Full review of the DJI Mavic 2 Pro and comparing with other portable drones


This post is by wpadmin from Philip Bloom- Blog


Click here to view on the original site: Original Post




There won’t be a whole lot of text in this post as I say it all in the 43 minute video below…yes 43 minutes so make sure you are sitting comfortably. In it I take am in depth look at the new DJI Mavic 2 Pro but also I compare it to the Mavic 2 […]

The post Full review of the DJI Mavic 2 Pro and comparing with other portable drones appeared first on Philip Bloom- Blog.

Skiathos with the DJI Mavic 2 Pro from Philip Bloom on…


This post is by Philip Bloom from Philip Bloom


Click here to view on the original site: Original Post




Skiathos with the DJI Mavic 2 Pro from Philip Bloom on Vimeo.

Filmed on holiday for my Mavic 2 Pro review (imminent release!)

Filmed mostly in Log with a few HLG shots in 10-bit H265 using both HQ and full FOV mode. All graded with Film Convert. 10% off at gopb.co/filmconvert

Music from Audio Network. Amie Doherty “Legacy Unfolds”
“LEGACY UNFOLDS”

Buy the Mavic 2 from DJI here: gopb.co/mavic2
or from B&H here: gopb.co/mavic2pro

Canon finally unveil their first mirrorless full frame camera, but the specs disappoint


This post is by wpadmin from Philip Bloom- Blog


Click here to view on the original site: Original Post




It’s been a long wait but finally Canon have announced the full specs of their first full frame mirrorless camera. Sony announced their first full frame mirrorless, the A7, all the way back in October 2013, almost 5 years ago and their first 5-axis stabilised sensor model just over a year later. Canon consumer APS-C […]

The post Canon finally unveil their first mirrorless full frame camera, but the specs disappoint appeared first on Philip Bloom- Blog.

First hands on impression of the DJI Mavic 2 Pro


This post is by wpadmin from Philip Bloom- Blog


Click here to view on the original site: Original Post




Two new Mavic drones were announced today by DJI; the Mavic 2 Zoom and Mavic 2 Pro. Both look very interesting and have many interesting features but when DJI asked which one I would like to be sent to review I asked for the Mavic 2 Pro because of the 1″ sensor and also the […]

The post First hands on impression of the DJI Mavic 2 Pro appeared first on Philip Bloom- Blog.

The Skiathos Kittens: Part 2 from Philip Bloom on Vimeo.Part 2…


This post is by Philip Bloom from Philip Bloom


Click here to view on the original site: Original Post




The Skiathos Kittens: Part 2 from Philip Bloom on Vimeo.

Part 2 of my 3 part series. See part 1 here: gopb.co/kittens

Follow the Skiathos Cat Welfare Association team as they rescue stray kittens in need on the small Greek holiday Island. The charity needs your help to keep going you can help by donating at gopb.co/skiathoscats

Presented, filmed, edited and directed by Philip Bloom

Music from Audio Network

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

You can see the original documentary here vimeo.com/255103933

Filmed with the Sony NX80, Parrot Anafi drone, GoPro Hero 6 Continue reading “The Skiathos Kittens: Part 2 from Philip Bloom on Vimeo.Part 2…”

New documentary: The Skiathos Kittens


This post is by wpadmin from Philip Bloom- Blog


Click here to view on the original site: Original Post




It’s no secret that I like cats, well I like all animals but cats are my favourites. I am sure I could have become super rich by just making daft cat videos from Youtube instead of what I chose to do with my career but that doesn’t mean cats don’t feature in my work sometimes. […]

The post New documentary: The Skiathos Kittens appeared first on Philip Bloom- Blog.