4K – It’s not the be-all and end-all.

27 May, 2015By CraigEquipment

4K Is Not The Be All and End All.   4k is divisive, with some people saying that you absolutely need it, and some saying that you should never shoot in it. Personally, we could talk for hours about whether you need it or not, but why should we? In fact, why should anyone? As … Read More

NAB 2015: Round-Up Part 2

26 April, 2015By CraigEquipment

NAB Roundup – Part 2 This is the second part of a wider blog about some of the things that I saw at NAB 2015 that got me really excited. See also: Part 1 of our NAB 2015 round up. Small HD 502 Field Monitor I’ve been in the market for a high quality monitor … Read More

NAB 2015: Round-Up Part 1

21 April, 2015By CraigEquipment

NAB 2015 has come to an end, and if you’ve been watching as closely as I have you’ll know that a lot of exciting announcements have been flying about. Below is the first part of our NAB roundup, enjoy! 1. F&V Z720 ring light I’ve been in the market for a ring light for a … Read More

Our FS7 Decision: 2 Months On.

14 April, 2015By CraigEquipment

It’s always risky buying a new camera especially with events like NAB, where new gear is shown off and pre-orders taken, happening every year. We decided that we would take the plunge and buy a PXW-FS7 knowing full well that Canon were due to release their new c300 mkii and that NAB wasn’t that far. … Read More

Sony PXW-FS7

14 February, 2015By CraigEquipment

We’ve now had the FS7 in our hands for just over a week but this camera has already made a big impression on us. Although I think there’s room for a much longer review, I just wanted to put together a little something to let people know what a pleasant experience the last few shoots … Read More

Camcorder vs DSLR

2 April, 2014By CraigEquipment 3 Comments

It’s a big decision; you’re just starting out or you’re working on a low budget and you have to pick the right camera. 99% of us just don’t have the money to buy absolutely everything we want in terms of gear so we have to be very careful about our choices. Having worked with both … Read More