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How We Made Akira

How We Made Akira

July 29, 2016

by Tabb Firchau Get an inside look at the creative process we use at Freefly to develop new MōVI firmware. Our Creative Process One of the things I really love about working at Freefly

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How to Film Over Your Shoulder for Hours With a DJI Ronin Gimbal Mounted to a Steadicam

How to Film Over Your Shoulder for Hours With a DJI Ronin Gimbal Mounted to a Steadicam

April 6, 2016

by Eric Phillips-Horst When asked to help document two guys who are walking every street in the five boroughs, I knew I’d be shooting on foot for hours—and would need a better solution for

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Arri Alexa Mini & Movi M15 Set up

Arri Alexa Mini & Movi M15 Set up

March 28, 2016

Movi-Crew’s top tips for the Arri Alexa Mini & Movi M15 Set up Arri’s Alexa mini has simply been a game gamechanger in the world of cinematography and indeed for gimbal operators everywhere. Since

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Canon C100 and Letus Helix Jr

Canon C100 and Letus Helix Jr

November 25, 2015

by SLAVIK I’ve written about the amazing combination of the Letus Helix Jr. brushless gimbal with the Canon C100 before. It continues to be a workhorse for me and I’ve used this simple rig

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First Hands on with MIMIC — It’s a Game Changer

First Hands on with MIMIC — It’s a Game Changer

November 22, 2015

by Chase Jarvis Over my career in the photo & film industries I’ve had the good fortune to collaborate behind-the-scenes with many of the brightest minds, top brands and most innovative products. Among those

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How to Shoot Super 16mm Film with the MōVI M15 Gimbal

How to Shoot Super 16mm Film with the MōVI M15 Gimbal

September 25, 2015

by Alex Enman Doing new things is scary. Doing new things that haven’t been done before, however, is something else entirely. Exciting, daunting, a pain in the ass — there are a lot of

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Freefly 2015 releases – Latest from NAB

Freefly 2015 releases – Latest from NAB

September 11, 2015

Last month at BVE we met up with the Freefly team, and in all honesty, they didn’t have anything new to sing and dance about. The buzz of Arri’s Alexa Mini – a camera

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Alexa Mini & Movi M15: On set

Alexa Mini & Movi M15: On set

September 11, 2015

Alexa Mini & Movi M15 Yesterday the day that we’d been waiting for finally came: we partnered up our Movi M15 with the eagerly awaited Arri Alexa Mini. As we all know in the

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Everyone loves a good MOVI

Everyone loves a good MOVI

January 5, 2015

There’s a new kid in town causing a stir and his name is MōVI. What is MōVI M10? The MōVI is a handheld rig that a camera is mounted on to enabling steadicam-like shots.

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If you want to stand out in the filmmaking crowd, focus on the evolution of your CRAFT – not the TOOLS

If you want to stand out in the filmmaking crowd, focus on the evolution of your CRAFT – not the TOOLS

December 8, 2014

by Vincet Laforet Many of you may have noticed how somewhat “quiet” this blog has been this year. I thought I would share some of the reasons why, because I think that they have

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