DIY Video and Photography Projects

Mounting 15mm Rails w/ Baseplate on Fhugen GH3 Cage
January 14, 2014






If you’re shooting video with the Panasonic GH3, I highly advise you take a look at the Fhugen GH3 Video Cage. It’s compact enough that you can leave your camera in there the entire time, and will give you more mounting points for adding on those necessary accessories. One question that comes up often is […]






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Mitakon Lens Turbo Focal Reducer MFT M43 Micro Four Thirds Adapter Review Samples
December 14, 2013






Here’s a side by side video test showing samples from a Panasonic GH3 with and without the new Lens Turbo Focal Reducer. We used a newer Rokinon 85mm T/1.5 Cine Lens [Nikon Mount] + and old Nikon 50mm Pancake. With the Lens Turbo adapter we were able to achieve a wider field of view and […]






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Mitakon Lens Turbo Nikon to MFT M43 Micro Four Thirds Adapter
December 12, 2013






I’ve had this Mitakon Lens Turbo MFT Adapter for a almost a week and I am just getting ready to publish a video showing some examples from this. Recently I noticed an increase of questions and the amount ‘buzz’ picking up around the Internet, so I wanted to quickly provide some additional important information. THIS […]






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Aftermarket Panasonic GH3 Battery Grips
September 19, 2013






OEM Panasonic Battery Grip will run you $199 dollars (as seen here). The good news is now there are aftermarket battery grips available for the Panasonic GH3 camera starting around $65 bucks. The bad news is that they still have the tripod mount located offset from the optical center, which mainly sucks if you’re trying […]






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Fhugen (Fusion) GH3 Video Cage Officially Available Today
August 5, 2013






Newsletter went out today. The first Fhugen GH3 Video Cages are officially on sale along with teaser images of an upcoming Top Handle & HDMI Lock accessory. I’ve had my GH3 stuffed inside the Fhugen cage ever since I first mounted it. The Fhguen cage is super lightweight and compact. I’m not sure how to […]






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Sigma 19mm + 30mm Two Lenses for One Price $199
January 17, 2013






Right now there is a Sigma Lens deal which includes the 19mm F/2.8 and 30mm F/2.8 prime lenses bundled into one discount price. You can choose either a set for Sony E Mount cameras, or the set for Micro Four Thirds cameras. I have the 30mm on my Sony NEX7 and really enjoy this lens. […]






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Vello mini LCD Hood Sunshade
June 8, 2012






If you’re trying to prevent glare on the screen, you could use an LCD viewfinder. Of course it makes it harder to see the screen from certain angles without having your eye placed directly into the Loupe. In these situations, maybe a simple sunshade or LCD hood would be a better choice. I’ve seen the […]






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Overview of Gini GH2 Video Cage
May 3, 2012






Here’s a (fairly lengthy) look at the Gini Rigs GH2 cage that provides all the cut outs to view controls and still have access to different ports around the camera. It looks like it’s cut out to allow the LCD to still swing out also. No doubt it’s high quality stuff, but there’s been mixed […]






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