Category Archives: Digital Cinema

Gemini Workflow with ARRIRAW

This is a good video courtesy of AbleCine about Convergent Design’s Gemini 4:4:4 recorder. Recently, ARRIRAW support was added via a paid license key, making it the most affordable ARRIRAW recorder. The Gemini is very easy to use on set, … Continue reading

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Canon EOS C500 4K Cinema Camera

I am so excited to try this camera next month for a shoot! The price is a bit high for owning but with all the 4K buzz going on and Canon’s reliability and ease of post-production flow chart, I think … Continue reading

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How to Make Your Laptop and Even Your Desktop Faster with SSD for Film/Video Applications

Solid State Drives have been around for a while! The fact that there are no moving parts (e.g. like a hard drive mechanics) makes them ideal for use in storing footage for cameras and audio files for recordings. Why not … Continue reading

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Ring Soft Light for the DSLR

A ring light is a circular light with a hole in the center for a camera’s lens to fit through. It was originally invented in 1952 by a dentist in order to take close up photos of his patients’ teeth … Continue reading

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The DSLR Cinematography Guide

I was really impressed by this site and it’s information on DSLR cameras and their  operation! There is a great book by the host of the site and I was referred to this page by a colleague who teaches DSLR  … Continue reading

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Kodak Vision 3 5ooT

In the last Green Ninja Episode 2, we decided to shoot Kodak’s 35mm Vision 3 500T. We used the ARRI 435 with Panavision lenses. VISION3 500T Film gives one more control and flexibility at every phase of the filmmaking process … Continue reading

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