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You can explore our most popular cameras here, including the Canon EOS 5D IV, the EOS RP and the 6D Mark II, the Sony A7R IV, A7 III and A9 II, the Nikon D850, Z6, Z7 and Z50, the Panasonic Lumix G9, GH5 and S1, and the Fujifilm X-T3 and X-T30.

 

Blackmagic announce the ATEM Mini Pro

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Blackmagic’s new Mini production switcher offers a new codec and the ability to direct live stream Read More

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A quick guide to LED lights for shooting video at home

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The best way to improve your home-made video is by investing in lighting – here are our top picks for LED lights Read More

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Pro video and 12-bit recording – what you need to know

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Bit depth is one of the many stats thrown around when talking about pro video recording, but what’s the bottom line? Shawn Briggs explains Read More

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Is the Canon C500 Mark II the first revolutionary Cinema EOS camera?

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Our pro video specialist Stuart Dennis makes the case for Canon’s recently announced C500 Mark II as a potential game-changer Read More

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IBC 2019: SmallHD introduces new 4K HDR field monitors

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The new Cine and Vision series of 4K HDR field monitors are expected to be available in early 2020 Read More

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IBC 2019: Blackmagic unveils new ATEM Mini and Video Assist 12G HDR

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We’re at the IBC 2019 trade show and we’re already seeing exciting new kit from Blackmagic Read More

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Read: IBC 2019: Panasonic LUMIX confirm RAW output for the S1H

Panasonic LUMIX confirm 5.9K RAW over HDMI is coming to the S1H for early 2020 Read More

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IBC 2019: The new Sony FX9 takes inspiration from both the Venice and the FS7 to make what could be the new 'industry standard' workhorse 

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The new Sony FX9 takes inspiration from both the Venice and the FS7 to make what could be the new 'industry standard' workhorse  Read More

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The third model in the LUMIX S line-up is a 6K powerhouse designed with filmmakers at heart - Here's what you need to know...

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The third model in the LUMIX S line-up is a 6K powerhouse designed with filmmakers at heart Read More

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DJI Ronin-SC | Featherweight one-handed gimbal

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DJI’s one-handed 3-axis gimbal is smaller and lighter than its predecessor, making it an ideal companion for filmmakers on the go Read More

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WexShorts short film winner ‘Essentials’ | Behind the shoot

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Spontaneity is at the heart of Alex Fleming’s winning WexShorts entry, 'Essentials' Read More

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Freelance filmmaking | Essential gear for your kitbag

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Freelance filmmaker Jon Scott spills the beans on the items of gear that never leave his kitbag Read More

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Why better audio means better films

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Are you giving audio the attention it deserves? Hugo Ellingham explains why audio is just as vital as visual Read More

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DSLR filmmaking essentials with DSLRguide’s Simon Cade

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YouTuber and filmmaker Simon Cade (AKA DSLRguide) spills the beans on the go-to pieces of kit that accompany him on every shoot Read More

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SmallHD FOCUS 7 | Full HD, 1000-nit external monitor review

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Filmmaker Brett Chapman provides his thoughts on using SmallHD’s new FOCUS 7 external monitor Read More

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F&V Z1200VC CTD-Soft | Affordable LED soft panel light review

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F&V’s new soft light contains a number of really useful features that make it a versatile piece of kit, with heaps of functionality Read More

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Filmmaking news from the NAB Show 2019

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We roundup the latest high-end video releases from the NAB Show 2019 Read More

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Canon’s SUMIRE Primes provide more options for large-format filmmakers

Read: Canon’s SUMIRE Primes provide more options for large-format filmmakers

Canon combines the look of vintage glass with modern sensor coverage for its brand new cinema primes Read More

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Canon announces three 4K fixed-lens video cameras | XA50, XA55 and XA40

Read: Canon announces three 4K fixed-lens video cameras | XA50, XA55 and XA40

Canon updates its entry-to-mid-level fixed-lens camcorders with the 4K capable XA50, XA55 and XA40 Read More

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