December 2016
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New interviews from the 2016 Band Pro Open House!

Canon's Tim Smith Brings the Canon C700 to the 2016 Band Pro Open House Canon's Tim Smith Brings the Canon C700 to the 2016 Band Pro Open House
Sony's Peter Crithary at the 2016 Band Pro 'One World' Open House Sony's Peter Crithary at the 2016 Band Pro 'One World' Open House
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Holiday Tech Guide: 13 Must-Have Gifts for the Ultimate "Tech Geek"

Everyone knows "it's the most wonderful time of the year" for many reasons. One in particular is looking forward to getting AND giving some of the coolest technology gifts. Whether you're after the latest cameras, camera accessories, or even robots and more, we have compiled a list of gift ideas that are sure to speak to all of our inner "geeks."

AbelCine’s End of Year Closeout Sale

As 2016 draws to a close, AbelCine is holding an end-of-the-year closeout with deep discounts on a wide range of new, clearance, and demo products including cameras, lenses, monitors, accessories, and more. Quantities are limited, so contact AbelCine soon for the best selection!

Financing is available through AbelCine Finance Services to make this gear even more affordable. Equipment purchased before the end of the year (when the closeout sale ends) may also qualify for a 2016 tax benefit.

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Ask the Experts: 2017 New Video/Production Trends to Look Out For

From drones to virtual reality, new advancements in 4K technology and more, 2016 has proven to be quite a big year for the industry. But just what do experts predict for 2017? What will change? What will remain the same? We asked a few experts their opinions.

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Panasonic's new AG-UX180 is here.


The industry's widest angle 24MM lens with 20X optical zoom is now available. 

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Game of Thrones VFX 3 Tips to Help Better Manage Your Mid-Size VFX Studio in 2017

The visual effects industry is a turbulent place, but mid-sized studios can endure much like a larger global outfit or a nimble boutique if they place their focus in three core areas: technology development, specialization, and their people.

Innovate in technology

At Image Engine, we place a great deal of importance in the tools we use. They’re the paintbrush and palette that bring our artists’ ideas to life. Increasingly, this mentality is also associated to the “ glue”  that binds our pipeline together.

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Drone Cowboys: Airborne AI Taking Over

New Workflows for a New Year


The latest in the drone industry as well as many other industries is automation. The leading drone manufacturers want to make the learning curve for operating drones non-existent. A drone that takes out all of the human error, and pretty much flies itself, opens the door for anyone to jump on the bandwagon. You can already see these trends with DJI’s Mavic Pro and Phantom 4 Pro, which feature highly intelligent flight controllers with obstacle avoidance and video automation features.

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Emmy-Winning Filmmaker's Top 5 Online Video Marketing Trends to Join in 2017

A bad video, just like a business card, will decrease your customer base and your image. If your video looks cheap, then what will the customer think your products or services are like? Video is a direct reflection of your business and its quality and trustworthiness. Video marketing is a make or break moment for image. The best marketing is always a work of art. Consumers know this.

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Transitioning to the Cloud & The History Behind It

Logo The transition to “the cloud” in our industry has been challenging. In order to understand how we address cloud computing, we must follow the history of how we got here. 
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Canon's 2017 EOS Destination Workshop calendar is here!

Logo Steady your pulse for the shot of a lifetime—just yards from an Alaskan brown bear. Picture the majesty of Yosemite’s Half Dome in the fading light of dusk. Zoom in on a vibrant cultural carnival as evening illuminates South Beach. Travel with Canon Live Learning EOS Destination Workshops and create enduring images that focus your skills in some of the most spectacular locations.

5 Things You Need to Look for if You're Considering a Crewing Service

When you’re managing a media department, you’re expected to be everywhere at once. It's not enough to keep up with the newest gear; you have to make important decisions in the marketing, finance, and crewing departments, too. You know you’ve found a good online crewing service when it gives you back time in your day by providing several workflow management solutions all in one.

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Give the perfect gift for New Media creators and lovers!


Use code FUN and save $10 on a New Media gift card, which is good on anything in the store! 

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