Brian Caldwell Designing New Anamorphics

Brian Caldwell, designer of the Metabones Speed Booster, revealed today that he’s at work designing 1.79x anamorphic lenses. This news, sure to please owners of the Lumix GH5, comes on top of yesterday’s announcement by Panasonic that the massive firmware update v.2, due out in September, will have in-body anamorphic de-squeeze. At the moment however,… Read More

A Brief Look at the Rotolight Neo LED Light

To the best of my knowledge, nobody in the online filmmaking community has discussed or tested the Rotolight Neo, even though it is marketed to both photographers and videographers. On the other hand, small, rectangular, credit card-sized lighting solutions by companies like Aputure seem to be very popular. I’m guessing it’s because the Neo is… Read More