One of the things often neglected by fledging producers is the need to obtain the necessary permits to film in a big city. What do you do if, for whatever reason, you can't get the permits but still need to shoot something?
The industry has been patiently waiting for the Blackmagic 4K Production Camera to arrive. Here's the latest on the 4K camera and other news from Blackmagic General Manager EMEA Stuart Ashton.
Already a critical darling, potentially a breakout hit, and likely an awards contender, Alphonso Cuaron's space thriller Gravity has Hollywood buzzing. But was it wrong to try to make this film?
We are in the midst of a 4K arms race, but upstarts Adam Van Voorhis & Mike Szegedi are rethinking the terms of engagement with a 2K camera that can shoot, edit and post your film, courtesy of its brain: a Mac Mini