This Terrifying Video Shows How Dangerous It Is to Film Tornadoes

As long as there are storms, there will be storm chasers, and the footage they get is always equal parts soul-chilling and awe-inspiring. Yesterday, chaser Brandon Sullivan and his team got a little too close for comfort with one of the many twisters that have ravaging Oklahoma. » 6/01/13 5:25pm 6/01/13 5:25pm

The Pico Dolly Lets You Take Pics from Its Mini Skateboard

Looks like everybody is getting in on these smooth-panning camera systems. A new cousin to the CineSkates, here's the CheesyCam Pico Dolly, a simple setup for littler cameras like the new Sony NEX-7. » 9/03/11 1:00pm 9/03/11 1:00pm

Redrock's Cinematizing Kit to Turn Video DSLRs Into Proper Movie Cams

Sure, the Canon 5D Mark II » 10/23/08 9:45am 10/23/08 9:45am and HD video capability is pretty amazing, but since the camera chassis and lenses are a typical DSLR shape, they lack many things in terms of utility for serious movie-makers. And that's where Redrock's "cinematizing" kit comes in.It's designed to bolt around the camera and adds some serious …

Terminator Salvation Starts Filming, Website Launching (Soon!)

Terminator Salvation: The Future Begins has started production in the New Mexico desert, with Christian Bale and Sam Worthington on board to star in the film as John Connor and Marcus Wright, respectively. The movie website is currently a blank page, but there's a strong possibility it will launch sometime tomorrow.… » 5/22/08 9:26pm 5/22/08 9:26pm

UK Band Make Themselves Stars of Surveillance Cam TV

Though it's not such a familiar phenomenon in the US, the UK is now awash with closed-circuit TV cameras, one for every 14 or so people— hell, even the Lollipop Lady crossing guards are getting them. You could choose to see this as good for public safety, or as an Orwellian invasion of privacy...or even an… » 5/09/08 10:20am 5/09/08 10:20am