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The Great Camera Shootout 2011

08/01/2011
Industry News, Video

A camera is only as good as its DP, but that isn’t stopping us from posting two episodes from the Zacuto Camera Shootout 2011.  As cinematography is evolving filmmakers are diving into new technologies like never before.  From consumer DSLRs to serious motion picture rigs, this shootout is a fantastic showcase of the power of cinema: both film and digital.  See world-class filmmakers put today’s hottest new cameras to the ultimate test.

Episode 1:

Episode 2:

Enjoy!  And tell us what you think in the comments!

One thought on “The Great Camera Shootout 2011

  1. I watched this “in-theater”, with Bob Primes and Stephen Lighthill. Had a great chat with them afterwards, and while this test is limited by the fact that camera tech evolves very quickly, it is priceless as a learning tool for emerging DPs seeking a better understanding of the challenges and variables involved with the hardware in film-making. Gives a great primer on what can make or break the visuals of different types of scenes.

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