Filmmaking

DSLR and mirrorless camera tips and tricks, featuring Canon Rebel T2i, T3i, T5, T6/T6i, EOS 60D, 70D, 80D, Cinema C100. Panasonic GH5, Sony a6500. Camera reviews. Video editing with Adobe Premiere Pro. Testing lens, accessories.
Canon T3i

Canon Rebel T3i DSLR specs announced – but 60D still calling me

Note that the image sensor and most of the internals are the same as the T2i so we're not talking major upgrade here.
Canon T2i

Best of 2010: Canon EOS Rebel T2i DSLR camera

The Canon T2i is one of the best DSLR camera values on the market.
City Lights Silicon Valley - Canon T2i with Canon 18-200mm lens

Hands On: Canon T2i with Canon 18-200mm lens (test shots, video)

Speed-wise, while not exactly a Porsche 911, it feels at least like a decent sports coupe, say a Lexus IS350.
Zoom H1 Handy Recorder - First Impressions

First Impressions: Zoom H1 pocket field recorder

My biggest question about the H1 is its sound quality.
Canon EOS 60D

Canon EOS 60D camera announced, time to upgrade Rebel T2i?

Ah, upgrade envy; the affliction of us who spend waking moments lusting after the latest gadgets, and reading too much Engadget, CrunchGear and Stuff.tv.
Spider San Jose (Canon T2i)

Shot on Canon EOS T2i DSLR: Spider (Video)

The dramatic web—sprawling beautifully in the city lights—caught my attention immediately as I was enjoying an evening Cab, and in a flash I was out there with the T2i.
Mantis, San Jose - Mantodea or mantises is an order of insects

Shot Canon T2i DSLR: Mantis (Video)

He definitely kept a compound eye on me, while I maneuvered, awkwardly by comparison, to get these shots with the Canon T2i.

Canon EOS DSLR Cameras: 5 tips for shooting video

"I shot a whole music vid on the beast… it’s better than the $100,000 HD Varicam I shot on in 05." -- Cullen Hoback, film director.
The Artist Diaries

The Artist Diaries new episode! ‘Half A Duck Head’

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lU01xa6YntE Who knew there could be so much intrigue in an oil painting class? It must be the intense creative process that unleashes all that drama. Or maybe it's the fact that here we have: Half A Duck Head. Folks, here it is, the latest episode of The Artist Diaries. Like...

Canon T2i photos, testing lenses using FD-EOS adapter

(Update: I've added photos of the lenses in a gallery below.) Our love affair at SSC with the new Canon T2i is still going strong. If you notice a different look to some of the new videos, and more photos, more gloss, then you can thank it for that extra...