Simon Wyndham

Simon Wyndham a professional cameraman and video producer of 20 odd years. With a background in indy feature making, he has been writing camera reviews and tech articles for as long as he can remember. When he isn't producing bread and butter corporate videos he can be found hucking the gnar on rivers whitewater kayaking and adventure sports filming.

Posts by: Simon Wyndham

6 August, 2020

Sony XDCAM: Still kicking after all these years!

Replay: We take a moment to remember the heyday of Sony XDCAM, a revolutionary optical disc format that still has some relevancy today. Sony PDW-530...

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5 August, 2020

One of the best action movies of the last decade was shot on a Panasonic AF101

Replay: As if we need more proof that the camera you have access to isn't one of the main stumbling blocks to making a cinema worthy film any more,...

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4 August, 2020

Smartta SliderMini 2 review: An incredibly portable and easy to use motorised slider

The Smartta SliderMini 2 is an extremely compact motorised slider that you can take with you anywhere. Let's see how good it really is.              ...

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1 August, 2020

This is one of the biggest influencers on modern video you might not have heard of

If you’ve started using cameras in the last few years you might not be aware of just how far cameras have come. For some time one of the go-to...

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30 July, 2020

ATEM Mini Pro ISO: Take your live edits right into DaVinci Resolve

Blackmagic Design has announced a new version of the ATEM Mini Pro, the ATEM Mini Pro ISO, which will record your live production straight into a...

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30 July, 2020

SmallHD announces four new high spec 4K production monitors

SmallHD has announced four new 4K monitors for on set monitoring and for reference grading.                                                          ...

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29 July, 2020

The Atomos Ninja V records ProRes RAW from the A7S III, a first for Sony.

Sony’s A7S III is kicking up a storm right now. Atomos is following hot on its heels to announce the ability to record ProRes RAW from it using its...

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28 July, 2020

ProRes RAW on the Panasonic S1H is now go!

It has been the subject of delays for unspecified reasons, but the final firmware to allow ProRes RAW recording on the Panasonic S1H has now been...

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24 July, 2020

Creamsource Vortex8: How on earth was that promo film made?

LED lighting is not usually known for its amazingly creative PR, but Creamsource took product promo films to a new level for its Vortex8 light....

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23 July, 2020

Nikon Z 5: A new budget full-frame mirrorless camera

In a rather low-key announcement this week, Nikon announced its Z 5 mirrorless camera. An entry level model designed for advancing photographers....

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