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Run and Gun Style For The Photoletariat.

Quick Takes

Here is a Run and Gun setup we use all the time. Any kind of Image Satbilized Lens will work. We also shoot with the Canon 70-200mm L IS all the time with this type of setup. Check out the full article at The Photoletariat.Read More

Quick Take Shot With Apple iPhone 4. Arri MMF-1 Mini Follow Focus.

Quick Takes

Here is another quick take. This one is on the kick ass Arri MMF-1 Mini Follow Focus. The Mini is by far one of the best follow focus units for HDSLR work. There are mechanical hard stops that work very well with Canon glass. There is also a reversible gear drive that works with Nikon Glass. Arri makes some of the best professional cinema equipment in the world. The MMF-1 Follow Focus is...Read More

Quick Take Shot with Apple iPhone 4 Cut With iMovie App.

Quick Takes

By: Jared Abrams My AC Hunter Kerhart had the idea to shoot this little quick take on the Zacuto Z Finder Junior with his iPhone 4 and cut it using the iMovie App. It took us about twenty takes to get it right. I kept flubbing my lines, we do not rehearse or use a script of any kind with our quick takes. I rely mostly on the info I have on hand....Read More

Shooting half-naked women without permits? 5D says yes!

Cameras

The most apparent advantage of shooting with an HDSLR aside from cost is its ability to go anywhere inconspicuously.  Director Ilya Polyakov was looking for a way to facilitate shooting three half-naked women on a city street in broad daylight with no permits.  We decided that the Canon 5D was the way to go.  The documentary style aesthetic was achieved by shooting handheld with a Red Rock Micro Eyespy Deluxe...Read More

Beck’s spot shot on 7D with Zeiss/Nikon primes

Cameras

I was introduced to PopTent a few months back by my friend Alan Gwizdowski, and I have been shooting for their contests ever since.  It’s a great website to find big name companies looking to buy specs.  This particular spot was my introduction to poptent and to shooting on HDSLRs.  We had a Canon 7D, a Zeiss ZE 100mm macro, and an assortment of Nikon primes.  We ended up living...Read More

Simple Green Spot Shot With a Canon 7D and Zeiss ZE Glass

Cameras

By: Jared Abrams Here is a quick spot, shot on the Canon 7D with Zeiss ZE Primes. Director Billy Jayne hooked up this little Simple Green spot. He is one kick ass Director to watch. The concept of the spot is a husband stealing his wife’s Simple Green to clean his ride. He gets busted and tries to hide the evidence behind his back. We were fighting the sun all day until magic hour....Read More

Quick Take: Marshall Monitor Review

Quick Takes

Written by Jason Wawro Photos & Video by Hunter Kerhart The single most important tool on set, other than the camera is the onboard monitor.  If your onboard is game tight your gonna be alright, if not you’ll have a another reason to get the right one.  So what is the right onboard?  There are so many options at so many price points it’s really tough to decide.  I have been working with onboards...Read More

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