Steve Fairclough

Steve Fairclough

Photographer, filmmaker and imaging tutor David Newton was one of the guest speakers at The Video Mode’s recent two-day filmmaking workshop held at the world famous Pinewood Studios. We caught…

Although she’s only 21-years-old student filmmaker, Ella Rose Howlett already has over six years of experience under her belt and last month was deservedly named The Video Mode/Canon Amateur Filmmaker…

The expansion of Canon’s Cinema EOS range of cameras has continued with the announcement of the EOS C200 model – a compact, 4K digital cinema camera that sees the introduction…

Kenro has introduced three new portable LED on-camera lights by NanGuang that are designed for use on DSLR cameras or camcorders and simply attach to a camera’s shoe. Such on-camera…

Kenro has announced a trio of Saramonic external microphones aimed at filmmakers who are seeking to increase their options beyond in-camera audio, plus a new XLR shotgun microphone kit for…

Bite-sized movies! World’s best food shorts served up

The winners of the annual unearthed® ‘Food in Film’ competition, supported by delicious magazine, were announced recently with filmmakers Peter Flanek and Peter Meszaros (Hungary) taking the top prize for…

If you’re shooting films on location with a DSLR or a mirrorless camera SmallHD may have a great viewing solution with the newly unveiled 5-inch Focus HD video monitor that…

The Chinese camera accessory manufacturer Movcam has bolstered its range of camera cages with the announcement of new cages to support recently released digital cameras from Panasonic, including the 4K…

A perfect 10? Zeiss unveils CP.3 XD Cine lenses

In what it is billing as “Hollywood technology for everyone” Zeiss has taken the wraps off its 10-strong CP.3 XD range of compact cine lenses that provide metadata and enable…

Samyang Optics has announced a new ‘VDSLR’ 16mm T2.6 lens that has been designed specifically for video shooting, with uncoupled gear rings with T numbers, and is aimed firmly at…