Fenchel & Janisch


We are passionate about filmmaking and share short films, behind the scenes videos and tutorials for beginners as well as for advanced filmmakers.
Fenchel & Janisch is a film production company based in Frankfurt, Germany.


Bali in 4K: Panasonic LX10 (Lumix LX15) Footage

Behind the scenes: Camera stabilizer review: Sample footage captured with the point-and-shoot Lumix LX10 (also known as Panasonic LX15) in Ultra HD (3840x2160). Filmed on location in Bali, Indonesia in summer 2017. Most shots were filmed using the Zhiyun Crane-M 3-axis hand-held gimbal. The rest of the clips were captured hand-held. To be able to correct the colors in post t...
14:30, 30 декабря 2017

Risking camera gear? Extreme weather

4K camera used in this video: Filming on a snowy day - is it worth risking a camera and lens or is it just a silly way to kill your gear? Moritz from Fenchel & Janisch talks about photographing and filming under extreme weather conditions such as rain or snow with DSLRs, mirrorless cameras and point-and-shoots. The shots in this video were taken in early December 2017 in Downtown Frankfurt with the Fujifilm X-T2 which is...
14:30, 25 декабря 2017

Our favorite small camera setup!

Camera info: Stabilizer review: Sometimes a big DSLR or mirrorless camera can get in the way of capturing stunning footage quickly. In this behind the scenes video Moritz from Fenchel & Janisch reveals his favorite small camera setup for travel filmmaking. With 4K sample footage captured in Indonesia. Behind the scenes photos and videos taken with the Fujifilm X-T2: Music pro...
14:30, 20 ноября 2017

Google Pixel 2: Cinematic 4K Video

Camera stabilizer used in this video: This is just a quick video test of the Google Pixel 2's camera. Filmed on a sunny autumn day in Frankfurt, Germany. All the 4K samples (Ultra HD to be precise) in this video were taken using a camera stabilizer, the Zhiyun Smooth Q phone gimbal. Nothing was filmed on a tripod or hand-held. The footage was edited in Adobe Premiere Pro CC 2017 and color graded using the integrated Lume...
17:11, 30 октября 2017

No more action? GoPro Hero6 review

Order the camera here: Moritz from Fenchel & Janisch has tested the GoPro Hero6 Black for a week and discovered: It's not just a sports camera anymore! Even though the main reason to get this action camera is probably the ability to shoot 60 frames per second in 4K (it's actually Ultra HD = 3840x2160) the Hero6 Black shows its true power when recording in 2.7K. And that is mostly due to the amazing image stabilization a...
13:30, 25 октября 2017

Berlin in F-Log: Fuji X-T2 + Ninja Inferno

Fujifilm X-T2: External recorder: We recently filmed in Berlin and decided to put together a few shots which we captured with the mirrorless Fujifilm X-T2 camera. The Ultra HD (2160p) footage was recorded to an SSD hard drive inside the Atomos Ninja Inferno which is an external monitor and video recorder. The Fuji X-T2 doesn't have an internal flat picture profile but by connecting it to the externa...
13:30, 14 октября 2017

Affordable & reliable gimbal? Moza Air review

You can order the stabilizer here: In this video Moritz from Fenchel & Janisch tests another electronic camera stabilization system. The Gudsen Moza Air is a 3-axis hand-held gimbal designed for mirrorless cameras like the Sony A7S II or the Panasonic GH5 but also for DSLRs with a max. payload of 2.5kg and is priced at $599. The stabilization of the camera works very well when using the Moza Air gimbal and just a few tim...
16:49, 28 сентября 2017

Panasonic FZ2000 / FZ2500: Streets of Houston

Video filmed hand-held with the Panasonic Lumix FZ2000 (FZ2500) in Ultra HD (3840x2160) in Downtown Houston, Texas on a grey day in March 2017. Picture profile is CineD. Graded in Premiere Pro using Lumetri. Video review of the camera coming soon! Music "Easy Roller" by Chill Study - provided by Stay connected with filmmakers Fenchel & Janisch: Facebook: Instagram: http:...
12:18, 24 августа 2017

Ninja Inferno review feat. Panasonic GH5

You can order the recorder here: The Atomos Ninja Inferno is a 4K video recorder and monitor, priced at $995, that can record up to 60 frames per second in 4K with 10-bit color depth. That's why it is the ideal companion for the Panasonic Lumix GH5. But the recorder can also be used with most 4K and UHD cameras like the Sony A7S II or the Fujifilm X-T2 which can record max. 30p in Ultra HD resolution (2160p). The Ninja ...
16:21, 11 июля 2017

Gimbal review: Nebula 5100 camera stabilizer

Buy the gimbal here: Moritz from Fenchel & Janisch has worked with the Nebula 5100 3-axis hand-held gimbal for two months now and shares his thoughts & most importantly the pros and cons of using Filmpower's latest camera stabilizer. The Nebula 5100 is designed for bigger and heavier DSLRs and mirrorless cameras and has a payload of 2.5kg which is more than what most competitors offer. The gimbal offers different operati...
14:00, 31 мая 2017