Canon EOS 70D DSLR camera

One of the best DSLR cameras ever made for shooting video is the Canon EOS 70D.Canon has taken years of what it knows best -- auto-focus, quality build, fast processing, ease-of-use, stellar image -- and combined it into the one-model-to-rule-them-all.I've been shooting on the 70D for a few years...
Canon EOS 70D Tip: Setting shutter speed for video

Here's a simple tip for setting your 70D shutter speed when shooting video. In short: frame rate x2 = shutter speed.
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Shooting with a Canon C100 II cinema camera in Baja California Sur.
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Sunscreen. Good shoes. And... a camera.As I've discovered that's the travel trifecta when visiting the Baja. Indeed, the sun shines incredibly bright here. Beautifully so, streaming during the golden hour across the dramatic, stunning Sierra de la Giganta mountain range. Hitting my daily step goal is not an issue...
Panasonic Lumix GH4 - recommended for video

If you're in the market for a new camera and want to shoot video, you're in luck. With the advent of mirrorless technology, there's an almost staggering array of cameras that produce crisp video, without the need to spend thousands of dollars. Sony, Olympus, Panasonic, Leica, and even new...

Once again, I'm Baja bound.If you hear a sound, that's likely my spirits soaring ever so slightly -- just the idea of escaping Silicon Valley to the expansive, beautiful Mexican peninsula causes blood pressure to instantly ease.I've been traveling Baja for about seven years now. No doubt, it's one of my...
Should I still buy a Canon EOS 70D given it has no 4K?

It might be one of the biggest, and most concerning, questions camera buyers have been asking themselves this year. Do I need 4K?More specifically, I've been shooting on the amazing Canon EOS 70D DSLR since it was released in 2013, and get the question all the time (most recently in...
The Cult of RED - RED Raven cinema camera

RED Raven digital cinema camera. The fastest $1,000 I've ever spent. Had I been lured, like so many before me, by the Cult of RED?
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"Take a deep breath."Who knew?! Breathing is critical to proper camera operation -- at least for the Hollywood pros. Amazing what you can learn on the Internet, and how many talented people are willing to share their knowledge and expertise.Such is the case with award-winning cinematographer Sean Bobbitt (Shame,...