The term “game changer” gets thrown around so much lately, I think people are forgetting what it really takes for something to TRULY be deemed a “game changer.”Read more "What Really Makes a “Game Changer”"
NAB is one of the most inspiring, but equally overwhelming industry trade shows you can attend. Here’s a 5-point game plan to make the most out of it.Read more "Five Things You Should Do to Prep for NAB"
Our new guest blogger and uber-talented camera-man Rob Ruscher gives us a review of some hot handheld gear at NAB this year.Read more "Compact Handheld Rigs at NAB"
This week we have Planet5D owner/curator Mitch Aunger and his filmmaking partner Barry Anderson on shooting one of the first Canon 5D Mark III short films.Read more "PlanetMitch and Barry Anderson on Crossing the 180"
The recent announcements at NAB has made me more convinced on the wisdom of renting vs. buying. What do you think? Join the conversation.Read more "I May Never Buy a Camera Again"
Large conferences like WPPI, NAB and SXSW can be very overwhelming. Here are my top 7 tips for getting the most out of them (without going broke!)Read more "My Top 10 Attendance Tips for WPPI, NAB or Any Large Conference"
This year’s NAB revealed a whole lotta toys that makes us filmmakers drool like an 8 month old eating a double-chocolate chunk Its-Its ice cream and cookie sandwich at a 4th of July fireworks extravaganza at Disneyland. Some of the most exciting revelations were the new wave of professional camcorders designed to compete against the […]Read more "Gear Lust – Does it Ever Make Sense to Buy?"
So this year at WEVA (which is a big ol’ conference for video peeps that shoot weddings and events), a bunch of da fellas got together to make this cool little ditty where they walk backwards then forwards. It was a great video directed by friend and colleague David Perry. It was a clever adaptation […]Read more "All the Lady Filmmakers in the House Say YEAH!"
If you follow the video DSLR world, or if you’re an event filmmaker, chances are you’ve seen Kevin Shahinian‘s epic wedding film “City of Lakes.” This is an actual wedding movie shot for a client of Kevin’s. The clients originally hired Kevin to produce their wedding film plus have Kevin work his concept film magic. […]Read more "A Creative and Business Review of "City of Lakes""