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MōVI Quick Tip: Changing Tilt Direction

Recently, I’ve received a lot of calls about the Freefly Systems MōVI, all asking the same thing: how to reverse the tilt orientation on the remote hand set. The process isn’t difficult, but you do have to know where to … Continue reading

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MōVI Quick Tip: Changing Tilt Direction

Recently, I’ve received a lot of calls about the Freefly Systems MōVI, all asking the same thing: how to reverse the tilt orientation on the remote hand set. The process isn’t difficult, but you do have to know where to … Continue reading

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Sony F5/F55 LUTs: Creating LUTs with Sony RAW Viewer

In the latest firmware version 4.0 for the F5/F55, Sony added the ability to load custom 3D LUTs. This enables you to see the look you want on set while recording in Raw or Log. Many have been asking about … Continue reading

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Sony F5/F55 LUTs: Creating 3D LUTs with DaVinci Resolve

In the latest firmware version 4.0 for the F5/F55, Sony added the ability to load custom 3D LUTs. This enables you to see the look you want on set while recording in Raw or Log. Many have been asking about … Continue reading

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Sony F5/F55 LUTs: Creating 3D LUTs with DaVinci Resolve

In the latest firmware version 4.0 for the F5/F55, Sony added the ability to load custom 3D LUTs. This enables you to see the look you want on set while recording in Raw or Log. Many have been asking about … Continue reading

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Quick Tip: Using the OptiTek Mark II Adapter with Sony F5/F55

We’ve recently received a number of calls asking about the functionality of the OptiTek Mark II on Sony cameras (F3/F5/F55). In today’s Quick Tip, I will take you through the steps to get the adapter up and running. It’s important … Continue reading

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At the Bench: Hive Lighting BEE Plasma Flood

During this year’s NAB show, Jon Miller of Hive Lighting stopped by our booth to tell me about the new BEE light, and he recently brought it by the LA office to give us a closer look. The BEE is … Continue reading

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At the Bench: C500 & Odyssey7Q 4K Raw/HD Recording

Tonvergent Design’s Odyssey7Q is a versatile recorder/monitor that’s a perfect match for the Canon C500. The Odyssey7Q acts as a great onboard monitor and is capable of recording multiple formats from multiple cameras, but when paired with the C500, it … Continue reading

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NAB 2014: Zeiss Servo Controller for Compact Zooms

At their NAB booth this year, Zeiss showed off an interesting new option for their Compact Zoom line of lenses. This new servo controller gives users the ability to control focus and iris, plus it is designed to work with … Continue reading

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NAB 2014: Arri EMC-1 ENG Motor Controller

Alongside the AMIRA in our booth, we displayed another new accessory from Arri, the EMC-1 ENG Motor Controller. Designed to be used with ENG-type lenses such as the Fujinon Cabrios, this unit controls the focus, iris, and zoom motors, along … Continue reading

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