I recently had the opportunity to ask Yosuke Yamane-san some questions about the current and future Panasonic line-up, including the upcoming GH6 and how Panasonic can continue to build on the success of the S1, S5 and S1H with new video features. Mr Yamane is Director of Panasonic’s Imaging Division.
Shopping and conformity, these are the last pleasures we have left! So why can’t we all just sit down and watch a video any more without getting incredibly angry?
Where have all the Super 16mm digital cinema cameras gone?
More popular than Madonna, Peter McKinnon nevertheless now has the huge challenge of keeping his EOS R5 cool during the 50c Canadian Summer.
There are some things in life that are only highly rated in your head and yours alone. You stand drowning in a sea of indifference, trying to convince the resident Kanye West mouthbreather to listen Dream Theater’s first album. With cameras for example, I’ve stood in the sea of indifference myself for a long time with the waves of stupidity lapping at my feet, making my socks all damp, as I try to convince the mainstream that Sony is not your best buddy, despite what Gerald says and that Canon is not the messiah but a very naughty boy!
So here are my top 5 most under appreciated cameras of the current era.
Please read on. Reading is also very underrated!
Nikon today launched the Z Fc. Formerly the Df retro plastic camera, Nikon has improved the concept with even more plastic and a smaller sensor. You can feel the retro authenticity during each buzz of the power zoom and the flappy plastic concealing a port used for live streaming. It’s every film camera shooter’s dream Minox Nikon!
Maybe you have unfollowed some shills and want somebody a bit more authentic, a bit less ego, with more humour, less shilling. Many slow-motion road crossing shots. Who do you follow? Here’s who I recommend to follow for run & gun video shooters.
Maker of microwaves, dabbler in tanks, God of an entire galaxy of smartphones Samsung left the camera industry many years ago. So why do I still love the NX1 so much?
NSFW as contains occasional strong word!
All footage shot on the NX1 by Andrew Reid. Check out my EOSHD Shooter’s Guide for the Samsung NX1 here to get a comprehensive impression of the camera and how to set it up for filmmaking!