Since I used to use my 5DMrkII mostly to shoot video or take architectural pictures, I did not feel like I needed to buy a battery grip. Especially since the one sold by Canon has a prohibitive price. But now that I have resumed shooting stills in a semi-serious way and most of my shots are portraits, I decided I needed one before damaging my wrist.…
I need retool for my summer gigs so I decided to sell some of my stuff.
First on the list is my Zacuto Striker kit. You can see pictures on RigsEnvy…, note that I am only selling the Striker, not the rest!
I just received this video from Lance, one of our reader.
Aren’t these cools? And you want to know the best part? They are actually quite affordable! At 115$ for a set for 4 wheels, they are within the budget of pretty much all videographers.…
Since the announcement/release of the USB Follow Focus, a few people asked me my opinion on how it would compare to the Jag35 Electronic Follow Focus….
Unfortunately, I have not played with the USD FF yet so all my comments are based on what I saw in the published material and their website.
Lance… just sent me this video.
That is one nice rig and the video clearly shows all of its components. Lance managed to do something I have not done yet: have a rig made out of parts from various manufacturer that does not look like a Christmas tree!
Finally! I have had some time to experiment with my latest gadget: the Jag35 Electronic Remote Follow Focus. I have not done any paying gigs with it yet, only tests but here are some of my initial impressions.
It is more precise than what I expected.