Introducing the Pro Camera Guide from Moviola.

From Moviola, the company who invented the original editing machine in
1923, and has more than eight decades of production and post production
expertise, comes the only guide in the market today that brings the
ever-evolving world of professional digital video production into the palm
of your hand on set, in the field, or wherever you need in-depth knowledge
on camera technology, systems, lenses, equipment and camera prep.

An invaluable tool and a must-have for:

• Directors
• Directors of Photography
• Cinematographers
• Camera Assistants
• Independent Filmmakers
• Video hobbyists
• Student Filmmakers

Or anyone creating content for:

• Theatrical films
• Scripted television
• Documentary and Reality television
• Long and short form projects
• YouTube, Facebook or Vimeo


• Camera Tech: Want to know why it works? Learn all you wanted to know
about the tech side of the cameras used in everything from the largest
Hollywood productions to the most personal projects. From the differences
between CCD and CMOS image sensors, to color spaces, gamma and log
recording, to settings and options found on various current cameras, and
much more.

• Camera Systems: Get to know how one camera differs from another and be
able to compare models with the technical specs of the most widely HD, 2K
and 4K cameras. Find out about the various options for recording to
traditional videotape or new file based workflows.

• Lens Calculator: Different cameras use different sized image sensors.
This means that the focal length of a lens on one camera will have a
different field of view than on a different camera. Instead of comparing
apples to oranges, use the Lens Calculator to find a common denominator.
Enter in a digital camera or format and a focal length and see the
resulting focal length equivalent in the standardized 35mm format.

• Equipment List: A detailed Equipment List that can be filled out and
customized when renting cameras and camera accessories. Print, email,
save, and call-up previously saved equipment lists.

• Camera Prep Checklist: With this app you will never forget any details
and always prepared for set.  A thorough, checkable list of tasks to
perform at a camera rental house when prepping and checking out camera

What’s New

Version 1.3

Implementation More Tab with integration of facebook and twitter.

Ratings and Reviews

3.8 out of 5
11 Ratings

11 Ratings

JMBorg ,

Packed with Info

This is a great app, and I appreciate all the work that went into it! That being said, an update with added common production cameras would be ideal. The Canon C300 is one of the most common cameras used on a variety of productions, now. An addition of that camera and other newer cameras, like the Canon 5D Mark III and maybe GoPros, would be great!! Updated cameras, and it's a five star app for sure. Nice job.

Scavlongabelosh ,

Excellent app

One of the best general camera assisting apps I've found. Straightforward interface, and a wealth of useful info at your fingertips. One of the only apps I've found that has built-in camera specs for the Epic and Alexa as well, which is a huge help when assisting with bigger budget cameras and shoots. A little on the pricey side but it does the job of several apps by itself.

justingum ,

Amazing, but...

It crashes way too much. Having to reload the app every 2 min is annoying. It could also benefit with more visuals.

However, this is is an extremely informative app that gives me a much clearer idea on subjects that are somewhat technical.

Fix the app crashing and this will spike up to a 5 star

App Privacy

The developer, Moviola Studios, has not provided details about its privacy practices and handling of data to Apple.

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The developer will be required to provide privacy details when they submit their next app update.


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