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b-roll.net BASH 2009

Only a week away! One of my favorite events of the year – the b-roll.net BASH is becoming an NAB must-attend party. Check out the stories from 2008. Last year’s party was amazing with over 200 people attending, and we’re doing it again. Monday, April 20 from 6-8pm at the Harley Davidson Cafe on the Las Vegas Strip. Long-time friends, Miller Camera Support are sponsoring us along with the folks…

b-roll.net VIDEO UPDATE

After watching this, I realize that I should go back to putting Kimberlea in front of the camera, and not me. Here’s the latest on NAB preps from a guy who should stay behind the lens.

b-roll.net BASH is April 20, 2009

Monday, April 20 from 6-8pm at the Harley Davidson Cafe on the Las Vegas Strip.

Long-time friends, Miller Camera Support are sponsoring us along with the folks at Xtender. Join us for free beer, food, stories and laughs.

REVIEW| A Look at the D-Pro Xtender

Even though I may appear to be a huge gadget-hound, I’m very much a minimalist when it comes to the typical shoot. Remembering my days of shooting with a 3/4 deck on one shoulder, a camera on the other, and a 15 pound “bat utility belt” around my waist – my compact and self-contained camera with no extraneous equipment is the only way to go.  I like to be light…

NAB | Matrox MXO2

Here’s a look at the new Matrox MXO2 (shipping this summer). This box runs on 12 volt power and allows just about every possible source input or output into Final Cut Pro (or Premiere) running on a Mac. Everything from Composite to HD-SDI and unbalanced audio to AES/EBU. E-I-E-I-O! It is basically the Leatherman for Mac. Check it out after the break…

NAB | “Come on Down!”

Gotta love prizes! Not only did Miller Camera Support and Lowel-Light treat us to free food and beer at the b-roll.net BASH on April 14, 2008, they also topped off the night with some really cool prizes. Lowel-Light gave a DV Creator 44 Kit to Scott Robinson of Dallas, TX, and Kevin O’Harrow of Washington, DC walked away with a DV Creator 55 Kit. The “55” Kit is worth over…

NAB | Lectrosonics Does Dual Channel

Lectrosonics‘ Karl Winkler let us use the new SR – Dual UHF Wireless Camera Slot Receivers on the floor at NAB. Just before we returned it, Karl told us a little about how it works.