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Zacuto Produces Film Vs. DSLR Shootout

The folks at Zacuto, are constantly outdoing themselves. Not only in upping the products they make, but also in producing short films about their love of films. Their long running series, “Filmfellas,” interviews today’s influential filmakers – while being shot like a feature film. This is where most people were introduced to charismatic, British DSLR auteur,  Philip Bloom. Today they release part one of a three part series that tries…

Zacuto Makes iPhone “Grip”

Ok.. the first example was kind of a joke. But this time it’s real. The folks at Zacuto have released a ZGrip for the iPhone 3Gs. Initially this is priced at $295, but this is the Pro model. A consumer grade version is in the works. Considering the iPhone 3Gs goes for $299 – the ZGrip iPhone PRO is quite an investment. I can’t wait to see the next feature…

Zacuto Makes a Shoulder Mounted Still-Cam

The folks at Zacuto must be like Q‘s lab from 007. They come up with cool innovative products and put their own style and flair on it. They latest “spy” equipment is the DSLR Gunstock. Basically it allows you to take a motion picture capable still-camera (like the Canon EOS 5D Mark II) and shoot off your shoulder like a betacam. They’ve even developed a  loupe-based viewfinder. Check out their…

Zacuto’s Great Camera Shootout ’08

Zacuto’s Great Camera Shootout ’08 from Steve Weiss, Zacuto USA on Vimeo. When DP Joe Stunzi came to Chicago to test all of the new HD cameras on the market against each other, he initially had hopes of making a short video using the new Canon 5D Mark II.  However, Zacuto’s Steve Weiss, Jens Bogehegn & Scott Lynch decided that another 5D MKII fluff piece is not what was needed….