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iPhone 4 SLR Mount

iPhone 4 SLR Mount

Since the iPhone 4 release people having been taking pictures as well as making films on this small handy camera.  Adding in small applications such has Instagram and Camera + , that contain various filters and effects, provides you with a a great small portable...
Intel Quick Sync and iPhone 4

Intel Quick Sync and iPhone 4

Shooting with the latest and greatest gear is always fun. Selecting lens, bodies,  filters, batteries, and tripods  for a day shoot is fantastic. However there are times when lugging all that gear is really not necessary. this can happen at family events, vacations,...
Apple FCPX Review Part 1

Apple FCPX Review Part 1

By now I am sure everyone has heard all the bad press, negative reviews and blogs on FCPX. I am sure you know what is missing out of FCPX, if you don’t then clearly you are extremely busy and did not even know FCPX was released, therefore kudos to you. Before I begin...
Catching Bollywood Stars at IIFA

Catching Bollywood Stars at IIFA

The IIFA ( International Indian Film Academy) awards show has landed in Toronto.  The weekend is filled with events celebrating the festival.  Bollywood’s biggest names have all arrived to celebrate and participate in the prestigious awards show. In case you are...
Video Outputs

Video Outputs

Today’s in the world of mixed formats, there are various different sizes and frame rates to choose from to output. These can be anything from 4K, 2K 1080P, 1080i, 720p 480i and 480p, not to mention there is also NTSC and PAL.  This does not even include the...
FutureSpeak Google Song

FutureSpeak Google Song

Recently I have been tied up working on a documentary. It has me working into the early hours trying to meet TIFF’s deadline for screening. One night while working I heard this fantastic song being played over and over. So I peaked over to Studio B and met with...
Samsung Series 9 Laptop Review with Intel Widi

Samsung Series 9 Laptop Review with Intel Widi

Samsung is renowned for creating some of the best technology in the world. Their LCD displays can been seen in homes across the world. Samsung launched at CES 2011, a 13-inch Samsung Series 9 laptop that with a gorgeous the duralumin casing. Powering this small laptop...
Philip Bloom Meet Up Pro Fusion 2011

Philip Bloom Meet Up Pro Fusion 2011

Cinematographer and DSLR Guru Philip Bloom will be returning to Toronto.  Philip will be teaching workshops at Pro Fusion Expo.  Philip has been gracious enough to ask me once again to organize a meet up. The meet up will be on June 18 2011 at 7pm at Jack Astor’s...
1st Annual CCE Awards

1st Annual CCE Awards

Recently the Canadian Cinema Editors (CCE) had their 1st annual CCE Awards show. The event was organized to honor some of the best editors from various fields.The event also honored some of the best upcoming students within the post-production industry. The winners...
Camera Settings De-Mystified

Camera Settings De-Mystified

Video Cameras have come a long way since the old Bell & Howell , 8mm and 16mm film cameras. Many of the new professional and semi-professional cameras have extensive features.  These features are buried within menus or placed on buttons all over the camera, which...