So I have been testing out my Blackmagic Ursa Mini 4.6k EF over the past few months and have really found out the strengths and weaknesses of the camera. Sometimes the camera can look quite bad (like any camera really) but other times it is rather lovely. I think the main issue that people are … More Ursa Mini 4.6k Thoughts and Footage
I was quite impressed by the number of ‘good’ films I saw in the year 2014. While most of my friends raved about how amazing Nolan’s Interstellar was, I was blown away by other smaller budget features. My list for the top 5 best films of 2014 are as follows: 1. Whiplash 2. Boyhood 3. The Dark Horse … More Where are the oscar nomination(s) for the best New Zealand film I have ever seen: “The Dark Horse”?
I am very aware of the concept of supply and demand. I understand that Arri can afford to charge over $80000 for an Arri Alexa body because it is the best camera in the market. What I can’t understand is how you can buy a $2500 Sony A7s and get a pretty decent image which probably … More The Gap in Cinema Cameras
For the last ten years there has been a lot of talk about the recent(ish) change from film to digital. Sorry I’m late to the party but I am only 21 years old! To me there have been only about 7 digital cameras that I have been truly impressed by in terms of visual quality. … More Film Vs Digital (And the Sony F65)