Manta Rays at Risk

I just finished this personal project called "Manta Rays at Risk" using photos I took during my holidays in Maldives and Hawaii. The final movie is in 4k and you can download it on vimeo. Mantas have been classified Read more

My first experience using Magic Lantern RAW

  Model: Lea Filmed & Edited by Martin Ureta Music: Jake Bugg - Two Fingers Software: Magic Lantern RAW v2.3 1920x1080 25fps - Card CF LEXAR 1000x This is my first test using the Magic Lantern RAW during a photo shooting of my cousin Read more

Interview with filmmaker and cinematographer Sergio Herencias

I’ve contacted Sergio Herencias, a talented Swiss/Spanish Filmmaker and Cinematographer based in Zürich, Switzerland for an exclusive interview. Raised in a small village called Degersheim, Sergio has managed to turn his dream and great passion into a career. Tell Read more

Cine Gear 2013 - The Sony FS700 in the RAW

Art Adams and Adam Wilt present the Sony FS700 in the RAW, featuring the new 2K RAW High Frame Rate, and 4K RAW recording solutions. The seminar includes footage screening. Super-sampling: Spectacular HD or 4K 4K/2K RAW recording option Super 35mm Sensor Read more


Phantom Flex Camera

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Tom Guilmette, Boston based cinematographer and editor was working in Vegas with a new Phantom Flex high speed camera and ended up staying up all night in his hotel shooting really super slow motion video at 2,564fps in 1080p HD.

I was working a gig in Vegas with a brand new Phantom Flex high speed digital cinema camera. I had to try it out. In fact, I never did go to bed that night. I opened up a wormhole shooting at 2,564 frames per second.

Phantom Flex Introduction Video

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This is an introduction video to the Phantom Flex, Abel’s Phantom specialists review the capabilities of the Flex that set it apart, such as frame rates, sensitivity and ease of use. They also discuss the power of motion pictures to reveal what has never been seen before – a power that goes back to the beginning of cinema.

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First look at the Panasonic AG AF100

Check the three Abel’s Technica blog posts of Noah Kadner’s review of the much anticipated Panasonic AF100.  In this exclusive 3-part online series, indie filmmaker Noah Kadner takes a first look at Panasonic’s revolutionary AF100, the first professional camera to combine the interchangeable lenses of a digital SLR still camera with the ergonomics of a camcorder.

Part 1 – Introduction and Pre-Production

Part 2 – Production

Part 3 – Post-Production and Conclusion

To read more about the Panasonic’s AF100, there are a few questions that keep popping up during discussions of the camera. Go to ABELCINE to have some answers

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