March 8, 2014

film gear

This week I go through pretty much every piece of equipment I have, from cameras to lenses, to microphones to rigs, to lighting to batteries, to –  I’m sure you get the idea..


Check it out here:


In my main bag, audio, and lighting gear. Remember, none of this gear is essential. It helps to either make the experience on set easier and faster, or makes the footage look and sound better. Won’t exactly make you a better filmmaker, or your films more enjoyable. None of this equipment is useful without a good story, and there’s no point owning it unless it gets used!


Simon Cade

Filmmaker, and host of DSLRguide. Since I was making my first film age 11, I have always been fascinated by the way films are produced, and the effect it can have on the audience.