Digital Duel part 2: Comparing the Ergonomics and Operation of the Red MX, Arri Alexa and Red EPIC

The second part of Digital Cinema expert Richard Lackey’s comparison of  how the Arri Alexa, Red Epic and Red MX compared during a recent shoot.  Each camera was used for one day of a three-day shoot, and this article evaluates them according to ergonomics and operation.

Sony releases the F65 CineAlta Digital Motion Picture Camera

Sony has announced the release of its new F65 CineAlta digital motion picture camera. The camera derives true 4K resolution, and boasts a range of cutting-edge features to enhance digital filmmaking.

Gaga shoots five ‘fashion’ music videos of ‘You and I’

Lady Gaga has released the first of five ‘fashion’ music video versions of her single ‘You and I’. The video, entitled “Haus of Ü Featuring Nymph” was shot by Dutch fashion photography duo Inez van Lamsweerde and Vinoodh Matadin.

International Film Service packages can offer better value than those in the USA

A new study acknowledges that many countries outside of the USA offer value in film production service packages that surpass those offered in the USA.  The study suggests a range of measures, from government  tax incentives, to simplifying permitting process, that are instructive for any film economy.