Lens Adapters

Metabones Speed Booster – An Adapter That Makes Your Lens Faster, Wider and Sharper

James Miller reports on the Metabones Speed Booster – an optical reducer that reduces the projected image of a lens to counter the cropping of smaller sensors. The results are improved lighting performance, sharpness. How is this possible? I have no idea, but I think it might go something like this… In essence, it’s an Read MoreRead More

Ultimate Guide to Professional Video Cameras

How to pick a Professional Camera by “Gospel” John Hess The term “professional camera” is very subjective term. As technology continually improves, the line in quality between consumer cameras and professional cameras gets increasingly thin. But as any serious filmmaker/videographer will tell you, the jump to a professional level camera comes with huge improvement in Read MoreRead More

Film, Video, and 35mm Lens Adapters

“How do I make video look like film?” This seemingly innocent question can provoke some of the most heated arguments you’ll ever overhear between professionals. Technically speaking, there are a number of distinctions between the formats, some of which can be negated by today’s crop of camcorders that offer increased dynamic range, better color and Read MoreRead More