Film catalog

Cataloging my films

Over my lifetime I’ve made many films. Like so many other filmmakers, I have produced many small projects, the majority…

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Canon C300 digital sensor size

Mine’s bigger than yours – Digital sensor sizes

The digital sensor is quite amazing. Silicone wafers manufactured in such a way to translate photons into digital information to…

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Cinema lens vs photography lens

Cinema Lens and Photo Lens – Should You Give a Damn?

I seem to be on a lens kick lately. After all, cinematography is my mistress. The difference between the cinema…

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Black Magic Design logo

Black Magic Design – What it Is & What It Isn’t

For the last few years Downpour Productions has been a Black Magic Design fueled business. Black Magic Design’s various camera…

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Zeiss Super Speed MK-III, awesome cinema lens

The Cinema Lens – What It Is & What It Isn’t

Marketing is everything in the film business. Don’t believe me? Do you know what Batman Vs. Superman spent on TV…

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Finish early, finish poorly – a film is only late once

My new short film Aquatory reached the finish line this week. The final render began in the evening of October…

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Hubie Halloween theatrical poster

Hubie Halloween (2020) – Old Hat for New Generation

If you’re a child of the 1990’s comedy movie scene, you no doubt know about Adam Sandler. If you haven’t…

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Poster for Night of the Living Dead

Night of the Living Dead (1968) – a zombie movie classic

Today’s zombie movie craze seems to have passed. For the moment. After the successful launch of AMC’s The Walking Dead…

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Downpour Productions - Your video production solution

Video production enthusiasts welcome – join the conversation!

My name is Karland Paez. My video production company is Downpour Productions. I’m a filmmaker, writer and entertainer. My first…

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