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Atomos Ninja Inferno: An excellent monitor & 4K recorder for the Panasonic GH5
If you have a Panasonic GH5 camera there's likely a long list of accessories you'd eventually like to buy as your budget allows. I'd suggest a good quality LED, some extra batteries (I've have good success with off-brand ones such as Wasabi and Newmowa available online from Amazon, etc.),...
Panasonic GH5: The perfect cinema-like camera for travel?
The Panasonic GH5 may well be the best compact 4K cinema-like camera available today. Clinton Stark of Stark Insider shares his thoughts, and comparisons with similar cameras from Blackmagic, Canon, and Sony. With the Lumix GH5, Panasonic is on to a pretty good thing. The fifth generation of its flagship mirrorless camera...
Video Shooting Gear Test: Panasonic GH5 + Metabones Ultra + Sigma 18-35mm
If you're a video shooter and/or a Panasonic Lumix GH5 owner, here's a lens setup worth considering. There's a seemingly infinite number of combinations when it comes to pairing lenses and adapters to your DSLR or mirrorless camera body. The possibilities are endless. And, often, confusing. What focal length(s) to use? What...
Videographer & Filmmaker Dream: GH5 firmware update makes Panasonic’s flagship mirrorless even more impressive
The GH5 is quickly becoming the tool of choice for videographers and filmmakers everywhere.
Latest Videos on Stark Insider: Ziplining, a short doc, EdgeWalk CN Tower, Iceland, Pebble Beach
Plus some thoughts on the State of YouTube and streaming platforms.
Shot on GH5: Short film ‘Crazy or Die’ now with director’s commentary (Video)
The GH5 mirrorless camera continues to amaze. I used it recently on a short film, and loved the results. You can watch below, and also listen in to Loni Stark and I as we discuss making it over a few weekends. Panasonic's new flagship mirrorless offers just about anyone could...
Hands-On Review: Panasonic GH5 and Atomos Ninja Inferno for video shoots
I've been shooting on the new Panasonic GH5 for a few months. So far so good. In fact, so very good. I'm so impressed with the mirrorless camera that I've semi-retired my previous favorite, the Canon EOS 80D DSLR. I'll likely still use the 80D for photos -- I...
Stark Insider On Location: Aurora Borealis timelapse with Loni Stark (Video)
Short clip featuring the Northern Lights in Iceland. Plus, thoughts on being an ill-prepared garbage collector.
Shooting Video with Panasonic GH5: Director’s commentary (Video)
How good is the Panasonic Lumix GH5 for shooting video? In a word: outstanding. That was my experience, at least, as I put the new mirrorless camera to the test. Instead of shooting test charts, and formally reviewing a camera feature-by-feature (there's plenty of videos on YouTube that do that well)...
Panasonic GH5 Video Shooting Guide: 5 tips and tricks to get you started
Have a new GH5? Here's some quick tips: 5 simple and easy things that should help familiarize yourself with settings on the camera and get up-and-running as quickly as possible. If you're a camera enthusiast, and especially a videographer, I suspect it would be an impossibility, but just in case:...