The LensPal Review: Olympus E-M1 Mark II

With the introduction of the new OM-DE-Ml Mark II, Olympus has added a camera with a significantly faster auto-focus system. In auto-focus mode it can shoot an amazing 18fps at 20 megapixels due to the cameras updated sensor with its faster processer (3.5x faster) and memory buffer. Even more remarkably, 60fps can be achieved at … Read more

Which Audio Equipment Do You Choose?

Here at The LensPal we have an impressive line-up of Audio Equipment to suit the needs for any production! In the image above, we feature a few of our customer’s favorites and most popular audio gear. A. The Sennheiser MKE-600 Shotgun Microphone Complete HDSLR Kit takes on video-sound challenges with its high level of directivity, … Read more

The LensPal Review: Fujifilm X-T2 Mirrorless Camera

As we explained in our recent review of the Panasonic GH5, we wanted to introduce you to our latest gear and help show them off to both seasoned and new users! In this review, we’ll be going to discuss the new Fujifilm X-T2 Mirrorless Camera. The Fujifilm X-T2 is a robust weather-resistant mirrorless camera featuring … Read more

Nikon D810 vs D750

Unlike the many comparisons that you may have read before where the goal is to prove that one camera is better that another, the situation with the Nikon D810 and Nikon D750 is very different. First off, although both cameras are full frame the Nikon D810 and the D750 differ greatly in sensor technology so … Read more

The LensPal Review: Panasonic Lumix GH5 Mirrorless Camera

Panasonic Lumix DC-GH5 - The LensPal

Hey Pals, with the arrival of the Panasonic Lumix GH5 Mirrorless Camera to our extensive line-up, we thought it would be useful to write up a review for all of our existing, as well as, new customers who would be interested in learning more about this amazing piece of equipment! “One of the newest features … Read more

Customer Spotlight: Shawn Vela

Customer Spotlight Shawn Vela

Follow us as we take you through the incredible journeys of some of The LensPal’s most esteemed customers. In this first episode we had the pleasure of speaking to one of our long time Pals and Emmy award winning cinematographer, Shawn Vela or Vela Visual Films We sat down with Shawn and went over a … Read more

Automatic Fluid Panning: Kessler Philip Bloom Pocket Dolly, Parallax, & ElektraDRIVE

Kessler Philip Bloom Pocket Dolly, Kessler Parallax, Kessler ElektraDRIVE

Today, we’ll be going over the setup of the Philip Bloom Pocket Dolly from Kessler, the Kessler Parallax, and the Kessler ElektraDRIVE bundle. Please note, the pocket dolly can be used solo or in conjunction with the parallax and elektraDRIVE. Kessler Philip Bloom Pocket Dolly The slider comes with all-terrain outrigger feet, a flat mount … Read more

A Dramatic Look with the Profoto Acute 2R Pro Pack

Getting the dramatic look for your portrait sessions have never been more easier than with the Profoto Acute 2R 1200W/S 2 Head Pro Pack we have in stock at The LensPal. Before we begin, we would just like to point out that this is a technique we used and by no means do we think … Read more