Canon XA25 – The Unsung Hero

Canon XA25 – The Unsung Hero

Canon XA25 – The Unsung Hero The Canon cameras in the XA/XF camcorder series are reliable, inexpensive, high-performing “run and gun” cameras that pack a lot of bang for the buck. Our favorite from the series is the unassuming Canon XA25. Boasting outstanding image...
5 Linux Commands Everyone Should Know

5 Linux Commands Everyone Should Know

5 Linux Commands Everyone Should Know We use Linux a lot at Punch Drunk. We have also discovered that most people use Linux extensively in their daily lives. From android phones to smart refrigerators, we are surrounded by devices at that run some flavor of Linux....
3 Tips for Directors Who Want a Killer Live Show

3 Tips for Directors Who Want a Killer Live Show

3 Tips for Directors Who Want a Killer Live Show Taking Shots with Macklemore @ The Windows 10 Launch Party. Amber Giacone setting up the Zacuto Rig.   1. CHOOSE GREAT CAMERA OPERATORS This is the most important and thats why it’s at the top. They are the front...
Sony HD PTZ Camera – EVI-H100S

Sony HD PTZ Camera – EVI-H100S

Sony HD PTZ Camera – EVI-H100S Featuring full 1080/30 HD resolution and a 1/2.8-type Exmor CMOS sensor, these little cameras are some of the most versatile robotics in the Punch Drunk arsenal. You will see this camera family deployed at a huge variety of events and...
Blackmagic ATEM Production Studio 4K Live Switcher

Blackmagic ATEM Production Studio 4K Live Switcher

Blackmagic ATEM Production Studio 4K Live Switcher When you are faced with the need for a live event multi-camera solution, the Blackmagic ATEM Production Studio 4K can be your best friend. With a few less inputs and features than the 1 M/E and 2 M/E models, the...
Cube -ahem- Triangle Taps FTW

Cube -ahem- Triangle Taps FTW

Cube -ahem- Triangle Taps FTW Sometimes it isn’t the big or expensive items that save the day here at Punch Drunk. Sometimes, it’s the little things that matter. Today we pay homage to the triangle tap. Coming in at around $5 USD a piece, these little guys have saved...