First Look at the Zacuto Micro Boom & Micro Mixer

May 4, 2023
John Aldred

When you’re a solo shooter, booming a shotgun microphone close to your subject can be difficult. I’ve done it myself in the past, shooting interviews…

First look: Zacuto Rotator rapid-switches between horizontal and vertical video

May 3, 2023
John Aldred

A few years ago, vertical video was something that the vast majority of filmmakers and videographers had no time for. It wasn’t “cinema” and had…

First look at Zacuto & Accsoon’s iPhone EVF

Apr 25, 2023
John Aldred

Earlier this month, Zacuto and Accsoon announced they were teaming up to release a new product. The product in question is customized versions of the…

Accsoon partners with Zacuto to make the iPhone your go-to EVF

Apr 11, 2023
John Aldred

The combination of Accsoon and Zacuto might seem like an unlikely pairing. But in this instance, I think the two complement each other quite well….

Holiday Gift Guide – The best new camera gadgets and accessories of 2022

Dec 16, 2022
John Aldred

It’s December again, which means lots of us are sitting there wondering what to buy for ourselves or the photographer in our lives this holiday…

Zacuto turns to mobile creators with its new Smart Z-Finder viewfinder for smartphones

Oct 21, 2022
John Aldred

Zacuto, the company famous for its high-end (and expensive) cinema rig accessories has turned to smartphones with their latest release, the Smart Z-Finder. As with…

Zacuto scales down their Recoil Rigs with new “ACT” line for DSLRs and mirrorless cameras

Mar 3, 2020
John Aldred

Zacuto believes that DSLRs and mirrorless cameras still have a big place in video, and have now announced a new line of ACT Recoil Rigs…

Zacuto Kameleon Overview

Oct 5, 2019
Lee Herbet

A while back I wrote a review of the Zacuto Gratical HD, where I wrote about some of the benefits of using a third-party EVF….

Zacuto Gratical HD Review

Jul 7, 2019
Lee Herbet

Just about all cameras come with a built-in EVF, so why would you spend thousands of dollars on a Zacuto Gratical HD EVF? Well, not…

For IBC, we are giving away Pro Gear: Lights, Power and a VTC Plate to ramp your movie making

Sep 6, 2018
Udi Tirosh

Welcome to DIYPhotography’s IBC Sweepstakes! With IBC (International Broadcasting Convention) coming soon we wanted to make you cinema-happy, this is why we teamed up with…