Posted: Wednesday, August 26, 2015 12:00 AM
WATCH: Canon EOS C300 Mark II test footage
WTS production specialist and freelance cameraman Patrick van Weeren got his hands on a pre-production model of the new Canon EOS C300 Mark II camera recently, and put it through its paces on a live music video shoot....
Posted: Tuesday, May 12, 2015 12:00 AM
NAB 2015: Lenses review, part one
In the second part of his NAB 2015 review, cameraman and WTS production specialist Patrick van Weeren turns his focus (sorry) to lenses. With 4K – and more K – as far as the eye could see at NAB, it was no surprise t...
Posted: Thursday, April 23, 2015 12:00 AM
What happened in Las Vegas? A cameraman's review of NAB2015 - Cinema and production cameras
A week in Las Vegas may sound like pure hedonism, but NAB 2015 was a case of nose to the grindstone for WTS production specialist and cameraman Patrick van Weeren as he hunted down the very latest cameras and lenses –...
Posted: Wednesday, April 08, 2015 12:00 AM
Canon sets out its 4K stall with the new C300 Mark II 4K camera and smaller XC10 4K camera – PLUS a 24" 4K Grade 1 monitor
With NAB upon us, Canon's announcement that they have upgraded the hugely popular C300 to offer – amongst other new features – 4K recording and a 15-stop dynamic range is bound to have film makers licking their lips, ...
Posted: Wednesday, November 05, 2014 12:00 AM
Is the newly upgraded Canon C100 Mark II camcorder still the golden child of its family?
WTS Production Specialist and cameraman Patrick van Weeren examines what’s new in Canon’s C100 Mark II and asks if it can continue to punch above its weight and upstage its supposedly more illustrious siblings. ...
Posted: Friday, October 24, 2014 12:00 AM
Nature cameramen go wild for the new Canon 50-1000mm cinema lens
WTS’ Production Specialist – and experienced sports cameraman – Patrick van Weeren was at the Wildscreen Festival in Bristol this week, where he spotted a new leader of the pack when it comes to telephoto zoom lenses....
Posted: Tuesday, April 01, 2014 12:00 AM
NAB: More K, less D, must-sees and the best party in town
With all eyes on Las Vegas for NAB Show 2014, WTS Broadcast’s Sales Manager Duncan Payne gives his assessment of who will be the star of the show. NAB 2014 brings fresh impetus to a year already full of optimism. C...