What Makes a Cinematic Image?

When I started down the journey of working in the "film" business the topic of "Cinematic Image" has been illusive for me. What is a "Cinematic Image"?

Everyone has their opinion.

Cooke Optics published a Youtube video where many DP’s talk about the "Cinematic Image".

And now I’m more confused than ever!

Here’s the Youtube video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=52cqgBO_jqk&feature=youtu.be


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Wireless Follow Focus

I’m in the market for a wireless follow focus. There are a lot of them out there.

Here are a few that I’m looking at:

Silencer Air Wireless

Red Rock Micro

Micro Remote (Wireless): https://shop.redrockmicro.com/microremote/

Ikan Remote Air 2 Dual Channel
Ikan Remote Air Pro

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Darious’s Fastest Way To Learn Camera Lenses

Darious Britt entertains and educates you on the Fastest Way To Learn Camera Lenses


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VashiVisuals – An Editing Resource

Looking for editing tips, tools, trade-secrets and sometime other goodies. Well then, VashiVisuals is a good resources to read.

Vashi Nedomansky is a professional editor who shares insights, tricks and other editing goodness (tm FilmRiot)…

Here’s the site: http://vashivisuals.com

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85 Videos Covering NAB 2017

Nofilmschool published a list of 85 videos they made in covering NAB 2017.

If you couldn’t make it to NAB this is one of the best resources to get the top announcements from the show floor.

Here’s the Youtube playlist: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL9cTD-waVSEFSBzQI1mntbXlqtNFlwSUV

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6 Tutorials For Filming Realistic Fight Scenes

Premium Beat has a nice list of six tutorials for filming realistic fight Scenes including a tutorial for editing fight scenes.

Fight scenes are pretty much crazy hard to pull off and to look good!

Here’s the link: https://www.premiumbeat.com/blog/6-realistic-fight-scene-tutorials/

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Tangent Ripple

Having tactile input while using a color correcting or editing tool can be much more productive than just using a mouse and keyboard. However, getting a tactile device can be expensive.

The Tangent Ripple is a cost effective tactile input device. Here’s a tutorial on using the Tangent Ripple… https://youtu.be/OakmJ09gzMw


Current price is $350.00 at B&H or at your favorite equipment supplier – https://www.bhphotovideo.com/c/search?Ntt=tangent+ripple&InitialSearch=yes&N=0&c3api=1641%2Cbing%2C2765166447%2C108032621914

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