Canon DSLR

Maybe Canon will eventually appease the enthusiast, entry pro buyer alike with a (bold!) new camera capable of 4K. Until then the GH4 and A7s beckon.

Moment in Time
Clinton Stark
04.17.2014

Scene in San Francisco, post SFIFF screening of Gia Coppola’s PALO ALTO.

Canon EOS 70D. After years of shooting video with a DSLR, I'm contemplating a cinema camera. But which? Canon C100? Panasonic GH4? Sony A7s? Blackmagic...?
Digital Film
BY | 04.09.14

The problem with the GH4 and A7s is that both are housed in DSLR-like bodies. They’re compromises–again, shooting stills and video. Whereas something like the C100 is designed solely for video, especially doc/ENG/run-and-gun.

Prospect-Short-Film-Blackmagic
Indie Film
BY | 03.27.14

Shot with the Blackmagic Cinema Camera, sci-fi short ‘Prospect’ commands attention thanks to a compelling story.

Blackmagic-Cinema-Camera
Caffeinated Marketing!
BY | 03.17.14

Sure enough, when the BMCC first came out last year (it was announced at NAB) I emailed Loni Stark and said, “We need Blackmagic for Stark Insider!”

blackmagic-mercedes-stark-insider
Indie Film
BY | 03.04.14

Though I know Blackmagic, and their three awesome products–Pocket Cinema Camera, Cinema Camera, Cinema 4K Production–I enjoy analyzing how they market them to filmmakers.

Loni-Stark-Napa
Come to Jesus Moment
BY | 03.02.14 VIDEO

Maybe I could add a twist, and use the concept of “cinematic journalism” and apply it to the realm of arts and entertainment, and the subject matter we cover here on Stark Insider.

Sigma-18-35-mm-art-lens-review
Canon DSLR
BY | 02.25.14

This Sigma 18-35mm f/1.8 is a lens that can go toe-to-toe with the likes of Canon’s famed L series lenses.

Zoom-Dual-System-Audio-stark-insider
DSLR Video
BY | 02.18.14 VIDEO

3 essential pieces of gear that could up-level the audio quality on your DSLR videos.

Blackmagic Production Camera 4K
Indie Film News
BY | 02.10.14

For a guy like me things just got a whole lot more interesting. I shoot with Canon EOS for Stark Insider TV.