Reel World: Kivalina Documentary Shot on the 5d + 7d

In the book "Packing for Mars," author Mary Roach describes a…
September 6, 2010/by Cristina Valdivieso

Warning: Zoom H4n Users

After some issues that ruined audio that is unretrievable, it…
September 9, 2010/by Jon Connor

Balancing your DSLR on a Glidecam

First off, our sincere apologies on the delay... We initially…
September 28, 2010/by Cristina Valdivieso

Panasonic AF100 vs. Canon 5D

Here is a test shoot that mixes footage from the Panasonic AF100…
October 20, 2010/by Jon Connor

The (Insert Any Camera Here) Debate

I was going to use the Canon 5D MK III to illustrate this point…
March 9, 2012/by Jon Connor

Lessons from the Road: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love to Film

Yes, the title of this blog post is a ridiculous take on the…
May 10, 2011/by Jon Connor

Getting Started with Magic Bullet Looks in Final Cut Pro

Everything we cut in FCP gets some level of color grading using…
November 9, 2010/by Jon Connor

Why Generalizations Are Dangerous, Self Serving, and Destroy Relationships

In a forum I participate in on Facebook this gem of a blog…
June 16, 2012/by Jon Connor

5 Easy Steps to Become a Successful Filmmaker

1) Buy Camera with shallow DOF. 2) Buy Batteries. 3) Buy…
September 30, 2011/by Jon Connor

Did you buy a Canon 7D and are pissed about the T2i?

Well let me ask you a question. Why? Have you seen this camera…
February 9, 2010/by Jon Connor

DSLR Multi-Cam Workflow in Final Cut Pro

Thank you to Eric Kmetz the winner of the Canon Filmmakers…
January 5, 2011/by Jon Connor

Everything I Know About the Canon 7D I Learned from Louis C.K.

*This is a very old blog post but I thought the information was…
March 27, 2012/by Jon Connor