Ever wanted to see Orson Welles jam with Laurel & Hardy? Photo features Orson Welles playing around with Laurel and Hardy on the Fox lot circa 1943 while Welles was shooting Jane Eyre and the comedic duo were filming Jitterbugs.
Niki & The Dove - The Drummer @ Hoxton Bar + Kitchen (London)
the Shoot35 cinebox and cinefocus package is by far the best value matte box and follow focus on the net. Incredibly well built, looks great and all comes in at just under a thousand, rods, baseplate and all
the Kessler Pocket Dolly. A little pricier than the rest of the kit here, but totally worth it. Steady and smooth movement in your shots will add a lot of value to the finished product, particularly if you're filming inanimate objects!
the DVTEC dv multirig pro. Its a modular camera stabiliser I bought 6 years ago for my HVX200. I found this to be brilliant for DSLR work too. it folds up to be extremely compact and is a relief when carrying a fully kitted out camera. Furthermore, each handle has screw mounts for the addition of lights, sound recorders, microphones or whatever else you might need. The only fiddly element of it was screwing it to the camera, but I resolved this with the addition of a giottos quick release…