19 blog posts found matching keyword search for: Camera Rentals in Peoria
2018 Camera Comparison Chart
Gary Adcock and Tom Fletcher released an excellent camera comparison chart that has a great deal of useful information about a number of cameras that we see and use every day. This chart is a useful tool for experienced pros and newcomers as a way to navigate the many nuances of shooting and recording formats available to work with.
Published on Thursday, July 5, 2018 10:08 AM
In Review: The Sony FS7II Delivers When It Really Counts!
First off, let me preface this review by saying nothing brings me more joy than getting a camera to try out and review. Some of the cameras I get are good and others are (in my mind) fantastic, great and all that. The Sony FS7II falls squarely in the second category. The second and maybe the more important set of questions are simple. I always ask myself, what would make me want to buy this camera? Secondly, what would compel (you) want to go out and buy this camera? Lastly, when it is all said and done, does it fit into what I am doing production-wise?
Published on Thursday, December 28, 2017 10:00 AM
Odd!Life Pulls off the Underoath: Observatory Concert Series Amidst a Pandemic
With in-person concerts on hiatus, Grammy-nominated rock band Underoath turned to Odd!Life Studios to help produce a live streamed concert series so fans could enjoy their music while at home. Creating an immersive experience that was equal parts performance art, the concert series (“Underoath: Observatory”) consisted of three concerts over the course of three weeks, with each concert covering one of Underoath’s albums in its entirety. Cinematographer, Director and Producer Lief Thomason from Odd!Life Studios spoke exclusively to us about what it took to successfully pull off the concert series, including how using a Blackmagic Design workflow powered by four Pocket Cinema Camera 6Ks, an ATEM Mini Pro, ATEM 2 M/E Production Studio 4K and ATEM 1 M/E Broadcast Panel helped them get everything done within their tight two week turnaround time.
Published on Wednesday, November 4, 2020 10:00 AM
Can the Sharing Economy Transform the Audio-Visual Market?
The audiovisual market is poised for a sharing economy “takeover.” The AV market alone generates $91 billion a year, and is projected to be a $114 billion by 2016 (infoComm). Virtually every industry relies on AV technologies to facilitate and support communications, entertainment, and other related services. It is only a matter of time before the sharing economy approach infiltrates and transforms the AV industry by offering convenience, efficiency, expanded choice, social interaction, competitive pricing and other benefits. Some early players are already introducing the sharing economy idea to the AV Industry:
Published on Wednesday, May 27, 2015 4:07 PM
The Essential Movie Equipment List for Getting Great Moving Shots on Your Next Project
Don’t wait until post-production to solve problems that should be addressed in pre-production. Hasty planning can often result in expensive reshoots. Making sure you have the right gear on-set can save you precious time and money. Of course, you’re going to put a lot of thought into the technical aspects of your production, like which camera, lighting kits, and sound equipment you’ll need. But when you’re planning your movie equipment rental, it’s essential to consider the accessories that will complement such gear. According to many crew and producers whom we’ve worked with over the years, renting the following items often resulted in the smoothest productions.
Published on Monday, February 3, 2020 10:00 AM
4 Common Problems on Set – and How to Fix Them
Here's something you're going to learn in film if you haven't already: NOTHING goes as planned. If things go 80% according to plan, you may just be working in a big-budget Hollywood studio! Or not; things don't go as planned for the "big dogs" either — consider Apocalypse Now. I work with many productions in South Florida with Moving Picture Rental — and if anywhere is unpredictable, it's Florida. Here are some things I've learned along the way.
Published on Wednesday, January 23, 2019 10:09 AM
Congrats to the 2015 Pro100 Winners!
We are back at it again with our 2nd annual PRO 100: the 100 most popular profiles on ProductionHUB! These complete profiles are filled with awesome reels, stellar portfolios and generally inspiring work, and when 6 million people are searching through ProductionHUB, the PRO 100 are the ones getting found and hired.See if you made the list!
Published on Wednesday, March 11, 2015 7:26 AM
Five Tips from Two Decades of Freelance Experience
One of the best-known perks of freelancing is the flexibility, but all that freedom comes at a price. Managing your own schedule and every aspect of your career requires discipline. With nearly two decades of experience filming everything from QVC shows to live concerts and professional sports, Rodney Lane Butler has his share of tips, tricks, and hard-earned advice.
Published on Wednesday, August 19, 2015 11:08 AM
2018 NAB Preview Part Two
Did you think I was all done with lenses in my 2018 NAB Preview Part One? Not even close. There are just so many great lenses out there to talk about that there always room for more. Before I get to the cameras, here are a few more of the excellent lenses that you will want to see.
Published on Friday, March 30, 2018 10:00 AM
Congrats to the 2014 Pro100 Winners!
Introducing the first annual PRO 100: the 100 most popular profiles on ProductionHUB. These complete profiles are filled with awesome reels, stellar portfolios and generally inspiring work, and when 6 million people are searching through ProductionHUB, the PRO 100 are the ones getting found and hired. See if you made the list!
Published on Tuesday, February 11, 2014 11:51 AM
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