Cinematography Reaches New Heights

When Hawaii Film & Video Magazine wanted to find out more about the use of drones for aerial filming, we talked to Sue Yee Duong with Blue Sky Aerial Solutions. Read on to learn more about this new tool making waves in the industry.

We have heard conflicting reports on the use of drones …Read more…

Hawaii’s One-Stop Rental Shop

In the five years that Hawaii Photo Rental has been in business, the unique Kaimuki company has grown its state-of-the-art inventory from $80,000 worth of goods to about $2 million.

From its barely 500-square-foot store on Waialae Avenue, owner Josh Strickland and his team have established the company as the place to rent the latest …Read more…

Honolulu DP Shoots with State-of-the-Art Sony F65

Sony was looking to develop new cameras for the production industry, so DPs gave the renowned manufacturer a wish list. The list consisted of:

• Higher resolution than any previous digital motion picture camera. • Even greater exposure latitude, dynamic range and wider color gamut than Sony’s previous best. • File-based SR Codec recording for …Read more…