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Sigma Formally Announces their FF Classic Prime Line to their US Website

Sigma Formally Announces their FF Classic Prime Line to their US Website

Sigma made a formal US announcement of their “FF Classic Prime Line” to their lineup of Cine Primes and Zooms. You may remember, there was a launch of these lenses along with FP camera in Japan this past July. The lenses will only be sold in a set of ten at a currently undisclosed price.

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Development of SIGMA MOUNT CONVERTER MC-31 Announced

Development of SIGMA MOUNT CONVERTER MC-31 Announced

Sigma issued a press release about their PL adapter for L Mount Cameras including their highly anticipated their Sigma FP Camera. No information yet on when it will be available or what the price will be.

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Crossing the Streams –  The Panasonic CX350, GH5 & EVA1

Crossing the Streams – The Panasonic CX350, GH5 & EVA1

Earlier this year, Panasonic launched the AG-CX350, a handheld camcorder that is optimized for 4K/HD production. The new camera boasts 4K 10-bit 60p capture, HDR recording, the 1.0-type MOS sensor (approx. 15.03-megapixels in UHD/FHD) that provides exceptional depth-of-field and offers a balance between image quality and sensitivity (F12/F13 in High Sensitivity Mode).

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Canon Pulls the Plug on Comatose C700 with Announcement of C500 Mark II

Canon Pulls the Plug on Comatose C700 with Announcement of C500 Mark II

Canon USA announces the C500 Mark II, which features a full-frame sensor with a resolution of 6062×3432 and a native ISO of 160 to 25600. The Canon Cinema EOS C500 Mark II is scheduled to be available in December 2019 for an estimated retail price of $15,999.00. The new camera isn’t as much a replacement […]

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ZEISS Lens Metadata Technology Empowers DPs to Focus on their Art

ZEISS Lens Metadata Technology Empowers DPs to Focus on their Art

ZEISS Cine Lenses recently teamed up with filmmakers Janina Gavankar (Actor, Co-Director), Russo Schelling (Co-Director), and Cinematographer Quyen Tran to create Stucco. Quyen, who was recently named one of “Variety’s 10 Cinematographers to Watch,” lensed this horror short film, which is reminiscent of slow-burn thrillers from the seventies, but uses innovative technology to transport the story to modern-day. 

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Holy Ghost Festival of Life deploys URSA Broadcast during live production

Holy Ghost Festival of Life deploys URSA Broadcast during live production

Manchester, United Kingdom – September 02, 2019 – Blackmagic Design today announced that a multicamera live production workflow, featuring the URSA Broadcast and URSA Mini Pro G2, was employed during the Holy Ghost Festival of Life (FOL) and used to acquire content for big screen projection and live streaming.

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Panasonic EVA1 101 – Everything you wanted to know but were afraid to ask!

Panasonic EVA1 101 – Everything you wanted to know but were afraid to ask!

Since its release, the AU-EVA1 from Panasonic has received a ton of attention from professionals who hale it as VariCam in a smaller package or even VariCam’s little sibling. Laurence Nunn of Panasonic held an abbreviated version of an intro class he teaches all over the US. This class tells you everything you could ever want […]

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WATCH! Hands on with the Tiffen Steadicam Steadimate-S for DJI Ronin S

WATCH! Hands on with the Tiffen Steadicam Steadimate-S for DJI Ronin S

We had a great time visiting Tiffen in Burbank to get our own private demonstration of the all-new Steadicam Steadimate-S for the DJI Ronin S. You might be thinking, “why on earth would I want a Steadicam for my Ronin-S Stabilizer?”. Isn’t that the point of the device? To stabilize and provide smooth movement? Yes of […]

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Lighter & Smaller DJI New Ronin-SC Now Available at $439

Lighter & Smaller DJI New Ronin-SC Now Available at $439

DJI announces today the all-new Ronin-SC which is available on their website and their retailers starting at $439. Essentially, they have taken technology from the Ronin-S and put it in a lighter and smaller form factor. The new Ronin-SC is more travel-friendly than its big brother, weighing only 2.4 lbs., which is 41% lighter than […]

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The Filmmaker and the Lens with Snehal Patel of Carl Zeiss

The Filmmaker and the Lens with Snehal Patel of Carl Zeiss

Here at INDIEShooter.com, we talk a lot about the technical aspects of filmmaking specifically about lenses. We cover everything from lens speed, its ability to cover a full-frame and even its mounts. So this time,

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