Author Steve Mims

Steve Mims is a writer, director and cinematographer based in Austin, Texas whose award-winning films have screened widely in festivals, theatrically and on television. He is the winner of the Innocence Network’s 2012 Journalism Award for INCENDIARY: THE WILLINGHAM CASE, a documentary he co-produced and directed with Joe Bailey, Jr. Steve earned a Master of Arts in film production from the University of Texas at Austin and over the years has been a film lecturer there. He currently teaches RTF366K: Introduction to Narrative at UT. He also teaches through Austin FilmWorks. His feature film ARLO & JULIE (shot on the Canon C100) comes out in May, 2015.


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Cinema EOS
Review: Canon Cinema EOS C100 Mark II

I’ve owned a Canon EOS C100 since January 2013. Over the past two years I’ve shot a feature film, client films, television commercials and I’m currently two years into a feature length documentary. I love that camera (if you forgive…

Art of the Guillotine’s ‘THE ASSEMBLY’

Gordon Burkell demonstrates’s new iPad magazine ‘The Assembly’ at NAB 2014.  The magazine focuses on post production and connects to an extensive collection of related content from the web.  Learn more at

Beholder iPhone Stabilizer

James Li of Team Rebel Design demonstrated his BEHOLDER Handheld SP iPhone, Galaxy phone and small camera stabilizer at NAB 2014.  It will retail for $350.00.  It uses rechargeable batteries that provide two hours of usage.  It is very easy…

Wooden Camera

Ryan Schorman of Wooden Camera discusses his Black Magic Camera PL mount adaptor and other modifications at NAB 2014. Here are the product descriptions mentioned in this interview: The Wooden Camera BMPC 4K Modification + PL Mount converts your…

Camera Gear
Zacuto Canon C100 Z-Finder NAB Update

Las Vegas, Tuesday, April 9, 2013 — Zacuto announced their Canon EOS Cinema C100 Z-Finder here this week and displayed a prototype but actual product delivery is at least four weeks away. According to Zacuto, they are waiting on a…

Indie-Dolly Slider System

Another day, another rock solid slider system at NAB 2012. My previous report detailed the MYT 3 in 1 Slider Dolly System from MYT WORKS of Brooklyn, NY. Like minds on the other side of the country have arrived at…

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