Category: Red Epic

Based On True Events Short Film

Based On True Events from Gary Allen on Vimeo. Late last year I had the pleasure to grade Based On True Events a short film directed by Gary Allen, with cinematography by Zakaree Sandberg. It was shot on Red Epic 5k 16:9 for a 2.39:1 crop. Finally here’s some proof that I don’t always apply [...]

February 11, 2014 // By : // 13 Comments

Summer Blockbuster Tutorial Sneak Peek

I’ve been busily working on the first tutorial in my video tutorial series. Here is a sneak peek of what I’ve been cooking up. I’ll be updating this page over the next 2 weeks with more sample images prior to the final launch, so check back often for the latest info. The first tutorial in [...]

February 21, 2013 // By : // 16 Comments

Recovering Highlights with Davinci Resolve

Ok so it’s not really recovering highlights, cause if they’re blown out, they’re gone. It’s more bringing near blown out highlights back into a useful visible range. A few people on bmcuser and reduser have been having problems with this, so I’ve put together this post. This method is probably the easiest I’ve found and [...]

December 28, 2012 // By : // 6 Comments

Samyang / Rokinon 35mm T1.5 Lens Test

The Samyang 35mm T1.5 is here. It’s a cineivsed version of the popular, low cost, manual focus and manual aperture DSLR lens. The cine version is manufactured by Samyang in Korea but is also rebadged and sold under the Rokinon brand name. The DSLR version is also sold under the Bower and ProOptic names. It [...]

November 26, 2012 // By : // 1 Comment