Posts Tagged ‘video’

Three Reasons to Go 4K

Posted by on Thursday June 11, 2015 | Photo Gear, Video

Sponsored by Samsung Display resolutions don’t change often, but when they do, the change is momentous. When the world switched from standard to high definition, the revolution transformed both the media and electronics industries. A similar revolution is underway again, as the world starts its trek from high definition to 4K or “ultra-high definition.” As... More

“How Come This Stuff Isn’t Animated?” The Story of Mr. GIF

Posted by on Thursday October 2, 2014 | Celebrity, Fun, Social Media/Web, Uncategorized, Video

Mr. GIF wants to animate the Internet. The creative duo has made photographing and illustrating GIFs—the 27-year-old bitmap image format that supports crude animation—their calling card. They’re the team that Marc Ecko, Evian and Transamerica tap when they need to quickly make strong, easily shareable moving images for whatever they’re selling. In just a few short years, they evolved from... More

PDN Video Pick: The Art of Portrait Photography

Posted by on Monday August 12, 2013 | PDN Video Picks

“The Art of Portrait Photography” is the latest episode for the PBS online video series Off Book, which focuses on people who contribute to different artistic mediums as well as Internet culture. In the eight-minute episode, four photographers talk about different aspects of shooting portrait photography: Matt Hoyle discusses The History of Portraiture; Bex Finch... More

MōVi Stabilizers To Ship August 15th, Freefly Announces

Posted by on Friday July 19, 2013 | Uncategorized

In April, when  photographer Vincent Laforet unveiled a new, handheld camera stabilization system at NAB, it created lots of buzz. Called MōVi and produced by Freefly Systems, the device is a “digital 3-axis gyro-stabilized handheld camera gimbal,” which Laforet promised would revolutionize “your way of thinking about camera movement.” We saw what the handheld rig... More

PDN Video Pick: Craig Cutler’s “Words”

Posted by on Friday April 6, 2012 | PDN Video Picks

This week, commercial photographer Craig Cutler finished his CC52 project. Cutler, who we profiled in our May issue (see “Craig Cutler Just Keeps Shooting“), committed to creating one new personal work a week for an entire year. The resulting CC52 project has a mix of still life, portrait and motion work featuring everything from pickled... More

PDN Video Pick: Bugs

Posted by on Wednesday February 16, 2011 | PDN Video Picks

Looking through the latest entries to the PDN Photo Annual, we came across this colorful and amusing video. Titled simply, “Bugs!,” it was directed, produced and colored by Ryan Enn Hughes.  Watch that caterpillar go. This is the first year that the PDN Photo Annual has included a video category; the deadline to enter is... More