In this video we are going to look at the different file storage mediums we can use with the Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera 4k, as there are many option available from SDXC, CFast cards and record onto an external SSD via the USB-C port. As each media have a different price point we are going […]

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In this video I am showing you how to attach a power bank to your Sony mirrorless camera like the7rii, a7ii, a7sii, a7iii, a7riii a6300 and a6500. But also talk about the Good and the Bad of using such a setup. This video is sponsored by: http://www.productioncrate.com Gear needed to build this setup: Phone clamp […]

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Parts list: $14 -SONY F970 Battery Plate adapter $20 – Sony NP-F970 battery 6600mAh $49.90 – Baseplate Rail Support $4.99 – 1/4 Thumbscrew $37 – FW50 DC Coupler I wanted to build something like this a while ago, as allot of the solutions didn’t made sense for the battery placement as they will imbalance the […]

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Parts: $15 – Spring Balancer 1-3kg $18 – V-Slot 1m rail $16 – Backpack V-Slot parts seller (UK & Europe) V-Slot parts seller ( US) So I bought the Feiyu Tech MG and its a great gimbal and the dual handle setup makes it much nicer to go around corners, however its heavier on your arms, […]

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So after Canon Magic Lanter, Panasonic and Nikon camera hacks, Sony cameras have been hacked to open up new features for cameras that got Play memories, like A7, A7s, A7R, A7ii, A7Rii, A7Sii, A5100, A6000 and A6300. So now they made it possible to record longer than 30minutes and extend the language package. However for […]

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This is something I am busy with but also testing what the effect is if its even possible to make lenses to give an anamorphic look through adding a filter between the lens and the sensor. Busy testing and prototyping anamorphic filters to fit into Commlite adapter for my A7s hopefully have 3d print the […]

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So this is the progress we have put it fully together there are few screws that are not really included like screws to really put the Controller onto the gimbal and the gyro sensor but was not that hard to McGuyver few simple fixed for those. Also only things you need to solder is the […]

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Parts list: $9 – 50cm LED tube light $11.50 – 1m 18w LED strip $1 – Female DC plug $1 – Female DC plug (need soldering) $24 – Sony NP-F970 12v plate (contact seller for Sony NPF version when buying) $3 – 12v AC DC adaptor $15 – 12v 4000mah battery $2,5 – hotshoe adapter The […]

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In this video I am showing you how to build an affordable DSLR shoulder rig, from a simple base of parts you can buy on the internet. And from this base you can upgrade it further as you need, making it easier and also enable to build it out over time, instead having to invest […]

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This setup just give you a versatility of enable to have a small and perfect package to put on a tripod but also very mobile to quickly move the setup to your shoulder super fast. Parts list: $24 – Handsfree shoulder support (Gearbest) $30 – hands free shoulder support (Ebay) $25 – 15mm rail base $6.44 […]

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Filming events a videopod is quite recommended as you can quickly move from one spot to the other and quickly adjust the height to get the correct framing. And because of the 3 legs on the base its able to get a more steadier shot than using a normal monopod. And compared to a shoulder […]

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Reasons to add this Dual grip to your stabiliser: Able to hold the stabiliser longer as weight divided over both arms. Affordable upgrade as it will cost around $40 to make this and is cheaper than a whole vest. Its compact to carry inside your bag, unlike a large vest with arm. Add accessories onto […]

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In this post I am going to show you how to upgrade your Hague Mini Motion to become an even better stabiliser. Actually been using this setup for a couple of years now and been used on different shoots from short films to even corporate videos. The upgrade is a great add on to the […]

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The great thing about this setup is that it is small and great to use at events. Especially in combination with a monopod. And the biggest thing compared to a shoulder rig is that its way easier to film at different heights while with a shoulder rig I always felt limited with the height you […]

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In this video I am showing you how to power your Canon DSLR for more than 6 hours for less than $55 battery included.  6hours of battery is enough really for any event. Plus the bit extra is that the battery now is outside the camera and its a battery which is build for film […]

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Normally a Matte box that can hold filters will cost you at least more than $100, but we are now showing you how to get it one for even less. Also because a Matte Box is mounted onto your shoulder rig it means you can keep the filters setup on you rig without having to […]

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In this blog post I am going to show you how to setup a small external monitor for your rig setup. If you just want to know where to buy the parts you can scroll all the way down to view all the links to all the parts. Especially with a recoil rig setup, where […]

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Today setup this recoil shoulder rig the difference between this and normal shoulder rig is that you need to have a monitor or EVF due to the placement of the camera. The camera is actually on your shoulder instead of being held up in front of you. By placing the camera on you shoulder the […]

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In this blog post I will explain allot of tips how to properly write a good story and not how to format a script as there are allot of programs which automatically do that like Celtix and most of them also include a tutorial how to proper setup the script format. The main thing about […]

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Affordable top handle design plus using the Kabuto Focus to enable using the same hand that hold the handle to change focus or zoom. Sorry for the scuffled look of the lens but the lens is pretty old and the weather sealing is literally falling off. And my other wide angle I am filming myself […]

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In this post I am showing you how to build your own gunstock camera rig. Its not a shoulder rig as this is not put on your shoulder but against your armpit, chest or anywhere you want. The great thing about this rig is that is versatile in where you place it and enable you […]

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