AsiaWorks Jakarta in April: A Quick Update

AsiaWorks Jakarta in April: A Quick Update

AsiaWorks Jakarta in April: A Quick Update

World Economic Forum on East Asia The past month has been busy again in Jakarta with our Indonesia team providing services at the World Economic Forum on East Asia for Bloomberg, the Asia-Africa Summit for Japanese Broadcaster NHK, as well as numerous other shoots for broadcasters and corporate clients around both meetings. We saw a number of familiar […]

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Jakarta March Highlights

Jakarta March Highlights

A quick update from our Jakarta team: The big news in March was of course the trial of Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran, two Australians who were found guilty of heroin smuggling about ten years ago and have been on death row ever since. Early last month they were moved from their prison in Bali, where […]

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Dan Chung calls this the ‘C300 Killer’. Is he right?

Dan Chung calls this the ‘C300 Killer’. Is he right?

  Our shooters have all been salivating over the Sony FS7. We’ve all seen videos of the new FS7, but what is it actually like in the field? Helpfully, Dan Chung of News Shooter has reviewed it in real-world conditions, going into a LOT of detail in the process, answering all of our questions and […]

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Canon C300 Dual-Pixel CMOS AF Upgrade

Canon C300 Dual-Pixel CMOS AF Upgrade

Good news for Canon C300 shooters. The Dual-Pixel CMOS AF upgrade that made shooters so envious of the C100 is now available for the Canon C300. You can find more information over at Canon’s website and over at News Shooter. Dan Chung over at News Shooter made a video testing out the upgrade for the C100, […]

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AsiaWorks’ Top Picks from NAB

AsiaWorks’ Top Picks from NAB

For die-hard gear heads, the year starts not in January, but with NAB, the biggest broadcasting show in the world. AsiaWorks has spent the first part of this year in heated discussions over the best gear and coolest kit to come out of NAB 2014, and here we present our top picks. First off, Andrew […]

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There’s a new ad for Bentley out, and it was shot on an iPhone 5

There’s a new ad for Bentley out, and it was shot on an iPhone 5

In news that will either horrify or delight video makers, Bentley – one of the most prestigious brands in the world – have created their new ad on an iPhone 5 and edited it on an iPad Air right inside the car. Apple must be thrilled with the free advertising. What may seem on the […]

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AsiaWorks On The Road: Langkawi for Nat Geo and Fox International Channels shoot

AsiaWorks On The Road: Langkawi for Nat Geo and Fox International Channels shoot

Our Creative Director Andrew Clark and Singapore DP Khairul Amin are shooting in Langkawi this week for Nat Geo and Fox International Channels. Want to know whose guitar that belongs to? That’s Nick Saxon’s – he’s a musician, presenter, and Nat Geo World Traveller. Find out more about him here. Watch more of our original […]

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AsiaWorks reviews Canon’s new 17-120mm ENG style servo lens

AsiaWorks reviews Canon’s new 17-120mm ENG style servo lens

Canon have announced a new 17-120mm ENG style servo lens for large sensor cameras and it’s sparked off a lot of discussion among the DPs in all of our offices. Is it worth the US$33,000 price, though? Let’s find out. The Facts Designed for ENG, documentary, and narratives An impressive range of 17-120mm, at a […]

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Deep South – Art With Three Different Cameras

Deep South – Art With Three Different Cameras

This dark, moody art film by director Christopher Bye weaves ghostly footage of abandoned buildings, empty stores, and bare landscapes from three different cameras – Canon C100, 5D Mk III, and GoPro HERO3+ Black Edition. How did he do it? This post from Planet 5D explains.   DEEP SOUTH from Christopher Bye on Vimeo.

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This is a Generic Brand Video

This is a Generic Brand Video

A very funny satirical video from Dissolve, who puncture all the stereotypes of a cliched brand video. Possibly the best branded content we’ve seen this year.

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