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With over fifteen years in the film in television industry, Clint Milby's work experience spans from companies like Warner Bros. Television to the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences. An accomplished producer in his own right, Milby is also a regular contributor for the magazines such as HDVideoPro and Additionally he is publisher of and In 2012, Milby wrote a chapter on DSLR Filmmaking for the book, "Lensbaby: Bending Your Perspective". Milby is the founder and CEO of Milby Media...

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NAB 2013: Canon XA20 & XA25 Camcorder

New Entry Level Pro Camcorders Boast AVCHD, XLR Audio Inputs, a SDI Option, and iphone Integration

By Clint Milby | May 13, 2013

Canon released to new entry level pro camcorders at NAB 2013, the XA20 and XA25. 

The XA20/XA25 both posses a " high-sensitivity 2.91-megapixel 1/2.84-inch HD CMOS image sensor and the new Canon DIGIC DV 4 image processor",... Read More


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NAB 2013: The Blackmagic Production Camera 4K

New Cinema Camera Sports a Super 35 Sensor

By Clint Milby | May 08, 2013

Blackmagic Design uleashed a campaign of "shock and awe" with the announcement of not just one but two cameras at NAB2013.


In this video, HDSLRShooter talks to Kendall Eckman about each surprise package, starting with the... Read More


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NAB 2013: The Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera

Big Things Come In Small Packages

By Clint Milby | May 07, 2013

At NAB 2013, Blackmagic Design offered two big suprises, and while the Blackmagic Production Camera 4K was a surprise, the Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera was the show stopper. We're still reeling from the implications of this tiny titan, and how it may shape the future of... Read More


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Filmmaker Jeremy Hunt Fixes It In Post

405 Director Showcases the Power of Autodesk's Smoke With New Short

By Clint Milby | February 28, 2013

Last month we were treated to a tease from Autodesk of 'FIX IT IN POST', a short about an augmented reality created totally by using Smoke. Written, directed, and edited by Jeremy Hunt, the short utilizes Autodesk Smoke to showcase it’s potential as an all in one editing... Read More


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San Francisco SuperMeet 2013:  Technicolor Color Assist

New Color Grading Software Is the Perfect Compliment for HDSLR Footage

By Clint Milby | February 20, 2013


I purchased Technicolor's Color Assist upon its release in November 2012, and I did so based on my experience with Technicolor's CineStyle User Profile for Canon EOS.  What you'll find is a very smooth interface that transitions very similarly to... Read More


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Rodney Charters Honored with ASC Career Achievement in Television Award

HDSLR Pioneer ASC, CSC Charters Recognized by ASC

By Clint Milby | February 12, 2013



One needs only glance at Rodney Charters’, ASC, CSC, accomplishments, and it is clear why the Society of American Cinematographers chose to recognize him.  

Charters has a lineage of television credits dating back to the... Read More


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San Francisco Super Meet 2013:  Cinema 4D

3D Application Claims to Have Shortest Learning Curve

By Clint Milby | February 11, 2013

There was a bevy of software companies at the San Francisco SuperMeet 2013, and beyond who you’d expect to see, including Adobe and Avid and newcomer Technicolor, (look for coverage of their new product later), it was my pleasure to get up close and personal with... Read More


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San Francisco SuperMeet 2013:  ATOMOS Ninja-2

It's a Full Res Recorder, It's a Monitor and it's Totally Affordable!

By Clint Milby | January 31, 2013


  I recently attended the San Francisco SuperMeet 2013, and I'm certainly glad I did.  Beyond the great location, great people, great seminars, there was an opportunity to get up close and personal with some of the latest toys of the industry.   Read More


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Get a Little Closer With the Redrock Micro 72mm Macro Lens

New lens offers crystal clear magnification

By Clint Milby | January 31, 2013

Redrock Micro Lens..?

Last month, I had an opportunity to get my hands on another great product from Redrock Micro.  When I think of Redrock, I think of camera support systems, like the wireless follow focus, DSLR Cages and cinema rigs.  I have to confess that lenses don't... Read More


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Smoke 2013:  Act Now and Get 20% Off Through 1/25/2013

Purchase through Friday to get Smoke as low as $2796.00

By Clint Milby | January 24, 2013

Tuesday, we had the privilege of attending a demo of Smoke 2013 at the Autodesk offices in San Francisco. There, we were treated to a "meet and greet" with some life long Smoke users including Robert Bonstin of Industrial Light & Magic and Adam Berk and Javier León of post... Read More


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Review: The Marshall V-LCD56MD

5.6 Inch Monitor is Perfect For HDSLR Production

By Clint Milby | January 14, 2013

Recently, I had an opportunity to review what I have always considered to be the on camera monitor to which all others are judged: Marshall. Marshall has achieved this by manufacturing monitors that are streamlined inside and out.  When Marshall puts... Read More


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GoPro Joins the 4K Revolution With The Hero3

Hero3 Black Becomes the Smallest Cinema Camera

By Clint Milby | October 17, 2012

Last week, if you listened closely, you could hear a collective sigh of relief from the owners of the Hero2 prompted by the release of the Protune, the Hero2's new firmware. Why the excitement? Protune endowed the camera to shoot 24p -- definitely noteworthy... However, if the release of Protune was interesting, GoPro's midnight announcement of a brand new camera system, the GoPro Hero3 is mind blowing. Read More


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Cinegear 2012 - SmallHD DP7

New Monitor Comes In Hight Bright or OLED

By Clint Milby | June 30, 2012

At Cinegear 2012, we had an opportunity to visit with Wes Philips of SmallHD.  Beyond their very popular, DP4, DP4EVF and the DP6, Wes gave us a peek at the highly anticipated DP7. Read More


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CineGear 2012 Lensbaby

New Moviemaker's Kit is a suitcase full of magic!

By Clint Milby | June 28, 2012

New MovieMaker Kit is a Suitcase Full of Magic!

At Cinegear 2012, we stopped to talk to the good folks at Lensbaby. Kirsten Hunter was able to tell us about one of Lensbaby's most exciting products: The Lensbaby Movie Maker's Kit. Read More


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Cinegear 2012 - Rotolight Anova

New LED Promises to Change the Way You See Lighting

By Clint Milby | June 27, 2012

At Cinegear 2012, I had the privalige of visiting with Rod Gammons, owner and CEO of Rotolight at Cinegear 2012. Gammons was good enough to give us a full demonstration of the Rotolight Anova system. Read More


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Cinegear 2012 - Easy Focus

New Wireless Focus Assist Grants Clarity With A Simple Touch

By Clint Milby | June 26, 2012

Focus is key, there's really no way around it. Barring aesthetic choice, losing focus can be disastrous. So it's no wonder that there are many choices when it comes to follow focuses. Easy Focus, however takes the cake in terms of versatility and ease of use. Read More


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Carbon XL: An All-In-One Solution For Camera Motion

Two Biggest Words For Camera Support: Carbon Fiber

By Clint Milby | June 20, 2012

Cinegear saw a lot of great products this year, but one of the most striking was the Carbon-XL 10. Anyone who's ever schlepped up a hill or traveled cross country or traversed through airport security, knows that packing a slider or portable jib can be pure hell. Read More


Adobe Says:  “Get Your Head Into the Cloud”

Adobe Says:  “Get Your Head Into the Cloud”

CS6 offers an all in one, cloud based solution at an amazing price

By Clint Milby | May 08, 2012

Shortly after NAB 2012, Adobe hosted a press conference to show off CS6 and make announcements as far as availability and pricing. We at HDSLR Shooter were in attendance and filmed a bit of the demonstration and address in the main theater of at the de Young Museum in San Francisco. This demonstration centered around developing an entire marketing campaign including, a website with video fully integrated as well as brochures created specifically for tablets. Read More


Blackmagic Steals NAB 2012 With Their New Cinema Camera

Blackmagic Steals NAB 2012 With Their New Cinema Camera

New Super Camera Packs a 2.5K Sensor For Less Than $3000.00

By Clint Milby | April 30, 2012

If you heard a collective gasp coming from about ninety thousand people in Las Vegas last week, it was most likely in reaction to Blackmagic's ground breaking announcement that they are now officially a camera manufacturer. On April 16, 2012, Blackmagic Design unleashed the Blackmagic Cinema Camera on NAB and the world. It's not clear whether this will be a trend or a one time venture, but either way, this first effort at an image capture device packs a massive punch for the price. Read More


Ladies and Gentlemen, the 5D Mark III

Ladies and Gentlemen, the 5D Mark III

It's Finally Here! Was it worth the wait..?

By Clint Milby | March 02, 2012

So the day we've all been waiting for has come. For over two years, we've been scouring the net in search of fuzzy, shadowy images that might lend some proof that Canon actually had the Mark III in the works. Like Bigfoot, Elvis and UFOs, sightings were everywhere, but alas many were hoaxes -- cruel tricks that played with the emotions of would be Mark III buyers. Read More