4 Affordable Accessories and Techniques to Instantly Improve Handheld Video

High-quality handheld video may seam tricky, but it’s actually a quick and simple technique that can produce amazing results. With handheld video comes the need for portability. Accessories aren’t required, but a few simple tools can dramatically improve your handheld video.  1. Strap With Quick-Release The best way to stabilize a camera is to add…… Continue reading 4 Affordable Accessories and Techniques to Instantly Improve Handheld Video

Shutterstock becomes the world’s largest 3D marketplace with TurboSquid acquisition

TurboSquid, a 3D asset marketplace, has been acquired by stock image company Shutterstock for $75 million. TurboSquid has the distinction of being the world’s largest 3D marketplace, offering designers access to free and premium 3D models across a variety of categories for use in larger projects. The acquisition comes amid a growing corporate focus on…… Continue reading Shutterstock becomes the world’s largest 3D marketplace with TurboSquid acquisition

How to Create an Instagram Filter Photoshop Action

What You’ll Be Creating Welcome to our Photoshop in 60 Seconds series, in which you can learn a Photoshop skill, feature, or technique in just a minute! Photoshop in 60 Seconds: Instagram Filter Have you ever wondered how to create your own Instagram filter? Well, with a few simple adjustments you can achieve a cool…… Continue reading How to Create an Instagram Filter Photoshop Action

Leica ad reminds us of the importance of photography in documenting history

Leica invented the first 35mm camera in 1914. Recently, they created a minute-long video ad to celebrate ‘witnesses’ – photographers using their cameras for over a century to capture worldwide events, both large and small. Narrated by Joel Meyerowitz, to the music of Niccolò Pacella, it features images from 28 photographers. Love, hate, beauty, craziness,…… Continue reading Leica ad reminds us of the importance of photography in documenting history

Samyang adds full frame 14mm T3.1 to VDSLR MK2 line-up

Lens manufacturer Samyang has introduced a new wideangle lens to its VDSLR MK2 full frame cine series in the shape of the 14mm T3.1 VDSLR MK2. This brings to series to five lenses in total and takes the focal ranges covered to 14mm, 24mm, 35mm, 50mm and 85mm. Like the other lenses in MK2 series…… Continue reading Samyang adds full frame 14mm T3.1 to VDSLR MK2 line-up