Tag Archives: Timelapse

Nat Geo Filmmaker Adds Portable Motion Timelapse to Workflow

John Stanmeyer

We were honoured to learn recently that John Stanmeyer added the Duzi Slider and Modo to his workflow. John, for those that don’t know, is a highly decorated filmmaker and photographer who travels the globe (often into hostile territories) on … Continue reading

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2 Reasons to Add Motion Timelapse to Your Workflow

2 Reasons to Add Motion Timelapse to Your Workflow

There are plenty of good reasons why a filmmaker or photographer would add motion timelapse to their workflow. Some reasons might be for visual variety, to convey the passing of time, or just to make the overall piece more stylish. … Continue reading

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Bundle and Save on the Duzi Slider

Bundle and Save on Duzi Slider Bundles

Bundle and save! Add the Grip Reacher and the Modo – Drive to your Duzi Slider to get new and countless camera angles, as well as capture epic motion timelapses. Learn more about Duzi Slider Bundles.

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Patagonia Like You’ve Never Seen It

Patagonica

Patagonia like you’ve never seen it – Choosing gear to empower cinematic storytelling from a pack By Joe ‘Dapp’ Foster Watch Patagonica at www.patagonicafilm.com to see the Duzi and Modo in action. When it came down to choosing what to … Continue reading

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Introducing Modo – Pan

fi-modo-pan

Modo – Pan is a precise motion timelapse head for your camera. Modo’s completely mechanical system frees you from the restrictions of cables, belts, and batteries. Modo delivers precision timelapse movement in two speeds – 360 degrees in 30 or … Continue reading

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How to Shoot a Sunset Timelapse

How to Shoot a Sunset Timelapse

Filmmaker Victor Chimenti of CostalProductions.com shares some helpful hints for shooting a motion timelapse of a sunset. Stay tuned for more helpful motion timelapse tips in this ongoing series. If you have any requests for what you would like us … Continue reading

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How to Shoot a Timelapse of Clouds

How to Shoot a Timelapse of Clouds

Filmmaker Victor Chimenti of CostalProductions.com shares some helpful hints for shooting a motion timelapse of clouds. Stay tuned for more helpful motion timelapse tips in this ongoing series. If you have any requests for what you would like us to … Continue reading

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How to Shoot a Waterfall Timelapse

How to Shoot a Waterfall Timelapse

Filmmaker Victor Chimenti of CostalProductions.com shares some helpful hints for shooting a motion timelapse of a waterfall. Stay tuned for more helpful motion timelapse tips in this ongoing series. If you have any requests for what you would like us … Continue reading

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5 Simple Tips For Shooting Your First Motion Timelapse

5 Tips For Shooting Motion Timelapse

Filmmaker Victor Chimenti of CostalProductions.com walks us through 5 quick and easy considerations when shooting your first motion timelapse. Stay tuned for more helpful motion timelapse tips in this ongoing series. If you have any requests for what you would … Continue reading

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How to Motorize the Duzi Slider for Timelapse

Modo - Motion Timelapse for Duzi Slider

The ability to motorize your Duzi Slider for timelapse has arrived. Back in May we introduced Modo, a battery, cable, and controller-free motion timelapse system, and announced the Modo pre-order sale. It is with great excitement that we’re shipping those … Continue reading

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A Beautiful 10 Day Timelapse

A Beautiful 10 Day Timelapse

Friend and filmmaker, Sébastien Devaud, recently produced this gorgeous 10 day timelapse, which shows a variety of plants and flowers growing before your eyes. In the beginning of the video it’s very interesting to hear Sébastien describe some of his … Continue reading

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How to Shoot Motion Timelapse Without Batteries

Modo - Motion Timelapse System

Customers fuel innovation here at Cinevate, and our latest product is testament to that fact. We received feedback from many filmmakers, who asked for a simple and affordable motion timelapse solution. Say goodbye to cables, chargers, batteries, belts, and programming. … Continue reading

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Epic Mayan Hyperlapse

Epic Mayan Hyperlapse

Costal Productions recently traveled to Guatemala, and had an opportunity to shoot at several ancient Mayan sites. Shooting on just the Sony A7s, the Duzi Slider, and a tripod, they were able to capture some epic footage, including some very … Continue reading

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Paint Bomb the Macs – Short Film

Graffiti Short Film Project

Earlier this year I was part of a very small crew that followed a group of young artists and their art collective, DIE Active, as they prepared for their latest project. DIE Active (part of the Definitely Superior Art Gallery) … Continue reading

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Moco Blog #1 – Technical Overview

Moco Blog #1 - Technical Overview

With our new Moco Motion Control Add-on kits available we have lots to talk about and plenty of questions to answer. Luckily for us we have help from a couple of seasoned timelapse and motion control shooters. In this case, … Continue reading

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Cinevate Moco – Motorized Slider + Timelapse Slider + Stop Motion Slider

Moco - Cinevate Motion Control Sliders

Moco is finally here! We are happy to bring motion control to our entire family of camera sliders. Moco is a sophisticated system that gives experienced shooters and timelapse rookies (like myself) the ability to perform advanced camera movements across … Continue reading

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Cinevate + DitoGear Motion Control at Photokina

Cinevate + DitoGear Motion Control at Photokina

Photokina is just one short week away, starting September 18th and running until September 23rd, 2012 in Cologne, Germany. As you may already know, we recently teamed up with DitoGear™ to equip our family of camera sliders with state of … Continue reading

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Cinevate Camera Sliders Powered by DitoGear

Cinevate and DitoGear announce Motion Control Slider Partnership

Official News Release – August 22nd, 2012 Cinevate™ is an established Canadian company with a long track record of producing some of the industry’s best camera sliders for digital cinema, video and DSLR cinematography. DitoGear™ has recently teamed up with … Continue reading

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New Team Members, Products and Sneak Peeks

Atlas FLT Camera Slider

As northerners, the melting of snow and the burst of new life is a theme that has become pervasive here at Cinevate. In the last two months, we’ve added new members to the Cinevate team and finalized plans to move … Continue reading

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