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September 18, 2014 Author:

Learn why 4K isn’t all it’s cracked up to be in the following Q&A with a few cinematography legends. Read More

Is 4K Overrated? A Q&A with Cinematography Legends

  • August 22, 2014

    Full Frame Vs. Cropped Sensors: How Much Does It Really Matter?

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    For the last few years full frame cameras have been all the rage in independent level film production, but crop sensor cameras offer some huge advantages over their full frame counterparts that are hard to deny. With the recently released crop sensor GH4 turning heads all over the indie film world, the issue is now more relevant than ever. Read More

  • August 18, 2014

    Impossible Shots: The Invention of the Steadicam

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    In the 1970′s, cinematographer Garrett Brown was tired of the bulky dolly equipment needed to get a smooth, moving shot. Out of this frustration, came an invention that would revolutionize the cinema industry – the Steadicam. Read More

  • August 13, 2014

    A Compressed Explanation of Video Compression

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    Compression doesn’t have to be confusing. The following video explains video compression quickly and clearly! Read More