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The Helium Core iPhone rig for the iPhone 7 Plus

The Helium Core iPhone rig for the iPhone 7 Plus

When we set out to design our Core rig for Apple's current generation iPhones, we spent a lot of time thinking about how we could take advantage of...
Filmic Pro Log Test

Filmic Pro Log Test

Interview with iPhone / iPad-only content marketer, Giovanni Gallucci

Interview with iPhone / iPad-only content marketer, Giovanni Gallucci

A photo of one of Giovanni's setups, featuring our Helium Core professional iPhone rig Giovanni Gallucci is an award-winning digital marketer who ...
Photo shoot in New Orleans

Photo shoot in New Orleans

I was recently in New Orleans on a photo and video shoot, and managed to capture some incredible photos and footage from the trip. Here are some of...
4K anamorphic iPhone cinematic video shoot of Duke University

4K anamorphic iPhone cinematic video shoot of Duke University

On New Year's Eve, I walked around the gorgeous campus of Duke University in Durham, North Carolina, to shoot footage using my iPhone 6s Plus. My g...
Interview with iPhone photographer, Chuck Jackson

Interview with iPhone photographer, Chuck Jackson

Chuck Jackson is a photographer based in Durham, North Carolina who uses the iPhone for all his photographic and video making needs. We sat in a Wh...
Interview with filmmaker, Matteo Bertoli

Interview with filmmaker, Matteo Bertoli

Matteo Bertoli is a 28 year old Italian filmmaker who lives in Salt Lake City, Utah. Some of his iPhone and Google Pixel videos have received wide ...
Interview with Richard Lackey

Interview with Richard Lackey

Richard Lackey is a filmmaker and colorist based in Dubai, and he recently produced some videos shot on his iPhone SE that caught the attention of ...
The thinking behind, and the design features of the Helium Core

The thinking behind, and the design features of the Helium Core

The Helium Core was born out of my desire to make the iPhone a better photography and filmmaking tool. I spent over 2 years researching and thinkin...
iPhone 7 and Helium Core

iPhone 7 and Helium Core

We’ve received many questions about the compatibility of the current iteration of the Helium Core iPhone rig with the iPhone 7 and 7 Plus. Both mod...
The story behind our logo

The story behind our logo

When we set out to create our logo, we wanted to pay homage to the past while also looking forward to the future, all while maintaining a simple ae...