How To Build a Cheap DSLR Canon Video Rig Using Samsung Note 3 as Video Monitor With DSLR Controller

This is an updated version of my older simpler camera rig. This rig is setup to use a shotgun mic, a light and most importantly a samsung galaxy Note 3 as video monitor and controller. All of the settings + starting stopping recording or shooting still images can be done from the phone screen. It also has focus peaking. The screen is 1080p. All of this makes this setup alot more advantageous than a standard video monitor screen :) For all the links where to but the bits and pieces scroll down … [Read more...]

Canon 6D vs Sony NEX 6 – High ISO Noise Test (1600 & 3200)

Everyone knows that the full frame sensor of the Canon's all perform exceptionally well at high ISO's (in some online tests I have seen the Canon 6D even beat the 5D mark 3, though very marginally - contact me if you want the video I saw of this) The question here is how does the Sony NEX 6 with the smaller sensor stack up to currently one of the best in the business, the Canon 6D ? I decided to shoot comparisons: same lighting conditions, same subject, same camera settings and as close to … [Read more...]