Here’s our review of a new rig we got from Smallrig. As you can see in the video, this rig is a strong, sturdy and all-rounder rig that will get you through so many different shooting setups. The possibility to custom which modules you want and were each of those goes is simply great to get the perfect rig for you.
When Panasonic released the new Lumix GH4 camera earlier this year, this was a huge announcement for many filmmakers, myself included, as it brought some unprecedented features to a rather affordable camera body. But as you must know, the camera body is only part of the equation and doesn’t suffice to produce great results: you need great lenses too. Today I take a closer look at two fast wide lenses that I’ve used over the last couple of months: the Samyang 10mm f2.8 and the Samyang 24mm f1.4.
Hot air balloon captain - that’s a pretty cool job. When you get to fly over one of the world’s most beautiful city, Stockholm - Sweden, that’s even better. Still, as good as it sounds, there are not many people being able to fly balloons in Sweden any more.
On nice, warm and long-lasting summer days, Karl Gustav Silverstolpe, who runs the small and local “Ballongflyg i Stockholm” company, shares his sense of adventure, passion and expertise, and takes us for a ride up in the air. At his own pace: smooth and flowing - and from his favorite place: a simple balloon basket with no glass and no windshield.