REVIEWS

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Gymbal Shootout

Steve bought himself a new present... the Zhiyun Smooth-C gymbal. How does it compare to the DJI Osmo? We try to find out. "Gentlemen, draw your weapons."  
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Zoom F4 location mixer and recorder

Quick unboxing from Paul and first thoughts on the Zoom F4 Location Recorder / Mixer. Is it a flawed beauty?
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9.Solutions C-Pan Arm

Paul Ream and Steve Adams swing by the Top-Teks showroom to take a look at the new C-Pan Arm from 9.Solutions. Is this the...
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Panasonic Cinema Varicam LT

The ExtraShot podcast takes a quick look at the Panasonic Cinema Varicam LT.  Is this the next pro camera upgrade? Paul Ream and Steve Adams...
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Canon C700 Launch

Canon launch the C700 and we discuss the video in episode 24 of the podcast. http://extrashot.co.uk/a-loose-canon/

One for the RODE

I hate working without a soundman, or ‘one man band’ as most people call it.  Thing is, many producers think it’s only the sound...

Kino Flo Select 30 LED

‘Select’ is a new range of variable colour LED lights from Kino Flo, and there can’t be many cameramen who don’t get excited by...

Metabones Canon EF to Sony FZ

Metabones Canon EF to Sony FZ CINE Smart Adapter I’ll be honest, I’m an early adopter, and it’s a habit I can’t kick. I do enjoy...

Loving the Speed

When it comes to stills camera’s, I’ve always been a bit of a Canon fan.  The problem is, once you start buying serious lenses...

Living with the FS7

Part 1 In the summer, autumn and winter of 2012 I was shooting a six part BBC series observing life in the remote community in...