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Broadfield Distributing is a value-added reseller of live production and streaming, post production and filmmaking; and professional video storage solutions. With more than 50 product lines available from Broadfield it is no surprise that many of them would be exhibiting at Cinegear 2019 – the premier annual event for professionals engaged in the technology, entertainment and media industry.
Non-profit, by definition, means “not conducted or maintained for the purpose of making profit” Merriam-Webster Dictionary. Let’s think about this for a second… this basically means there is no fat cat sitting at the top of his heap collecting all of the doe that his cash cow is bringing in. This typically means that there are a group of decent, hard working individuals working for a company that you can bet is offering some good, helpful service that leaves an ignorant spectator wondering how such an organization makes any money.
As I looked out of my office window this morning at the raging snowstorm currently hammering New England, it occurred to me that NAB 2017 is right around the corner! I hope you will have your best walking/running shoes ready because this year's NAB is shaping up to be a real whopper of a show. All preliminary indications tell me that this could be the year of some exciting new breakout products and as always the continued refinement of existing products. Someone who knows me asked, “Are you excited about NAB?” Guess I couldn’t hold back my enthusiasm for one of the greatest technology showcases going when I said “Heck ya!"
It’s super lightweight. It’s dynamic. But is Blackmagic Design’s URSA Mini 4.6K worth the price tag at almost $5,000?We asked one of our CrewCloud video service providers to give us the scoop. Peter Doris of Nexus Digital Media spilled on his experience, his challenges, and what it took to get the camera from the box to its first shoot.
The Texas Production Expo is the premier annual trade show of film/video production services and technology in North Texas. Each year, the top companies throughout the market showcase their latest and greatest services and equipment. TPE will be on May 8th, 2019 at the Grapevine Convention Center. We sat down with Dallas Producers Association President Mikon Haaksman to get a preview to the Expo.
It’s a lasting dilemma for film crews, production houses, and freelance camera people: Do I buy camera equipment or rent gear on a case-by-case basis? You may purchase the latest and greatest only to find it sitting on the shelf when the next best thing replaces it a month later. We talked to Pierre Habib of Dunia Films to take some of the mystery out of renting camera equipment.
As a producer/director/shooter I’m always looking for the best way to maximize the investment of time and money. When it comes to purchasing and getting new gear into the production flow you need to do your homework. Listed below is but a few of the thousands of camera support products that are out there. But hey, that's why we’re here! The trick is to choose the right gear to stay within your budget and still come out with outstanding content. Easier said than done. But here is the good news. Getting new gear doesn't have to break the bank, and if you play your cards right, new gear can even pay for itself over time. So with that said lets’ check out some of the latest camera support gear and rigs that will take your production values to the next level.
Since the 1980s, few industries have gone through quite the level of transformation that video production has. Thanks to technological advances, run-and- gun DSLRs with tiny digital memory cards have replaced the nearly stationary equipment and VHS tapes of yesteryear. And that’s just the camera gear. Everything from the way people shoot and store video to how clients find video service providers has been turned upside down.
The holidays are here! So we compiled a list of cool gear WE would want the Amazon delivery drones to drop off on our front doorstep in the near future!
It's that time of year to put together the list of some cool holiday gifts that will put a smile on the faces of the filmmakers in your life. From new gear to must-have accessories, here are our top gift picks for this holiday season.