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A Quick Update from AsiaWorks Singapore

A Quick Update from AsiaWorks Singapore

Taufiq Jafaar on assignment in Nepal, for Al Jazeera 101 East Talented Taufiq in Nepal The Singapore team has had a busy first-half of 2015, with a truly eclectic mix of work. The big news story unfolding right now is the earthquake in Nepal, and our very own Taufiq Jaafar is there, working with Al […]

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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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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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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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BeetleCam gets stabilised

BeetleCam gets stabilised

Nature shooters everywhere perked up their ears a few years ago when the BeetleCam came out – finally there was a remote control rig that would allow inexpensive fuss-free filming of animals without the risk of (potentially) getting hurt, or worse. One problem, though, was stabilization – nature documentaries and other videos of the like […]

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The art of the Top Shot

The art of the Top Shot

Top Shot (adjective) Denoting an extreme high-angle shot, where the camera looks straight down At AsiaWorks, we’re astounded by the number of videos we see that utilise drones to get that awesome Top Shot. But we’re also astounded by how often people get it wrong. A simple search on YouTube brings up a few corkers! These days […]

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Check out AsiaWorks’ FlipBoard Magazine

Check out AsiaWorks’ FlipBoard Magazine

We’re into all sorts of things at AsiaWorks… Cool videos, Interesting articles, New Cameras and Gear, Asian News and Current Affairs, Industry Trends… The list goes on. You’ll find a lot of that stuff right here on our blog, but we also have a team of contributors who are constantly sharing their favourite articles that you see […]

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