Dalsa’s Mega-Def Camera Center Opens
When we spoke to John Coghill last month, the finishing touches had just been put on the Dalsa Digital Cinema Center, the exclusive rental source for the new Dalsa Origin camera.
Q&A: Camera op Jody Eldred on HDV vs. F900
Jody Eldred is one of those camera guys who likes to try everything - he's gone scuba diving with the PD-100, he covered the war in the Persian Gulf in 2003 with a PD-150 for ABC News, and he recently went airborne with the Sony Z1U
Fast and Furious at 1000 FPS
When top car commercial director Lance Kelleher was hired to showcase Hyundai's all-new, redesigned 2006 Sonata, he came up with "two firsts" for the series of sophisticated spots created by The
Q&A: Doug Nichol on "Flight" and "Dreams"
New York's Ziegfeld Theater last month screened 10 shorts created for Sony and Young & Rubicam's "Dreams" project
High-End HD Tips
Talk about distance learning - from a galaxy far, far away come nine pieces of advice on shooting HD and HDCAM SR from VFX supervisor John Knoll and HD Supervisor Fred Meyers. Don't Waste Bandwidth If you
The Killers’ "Mr. Brightside"
Ornate art direction and glamour lighting could only mean...Super 16? "I firmly believe
Modest Mouse’s "Ocean Breathes Salty"
The colors, man. Company 3's Dave Hussey does what he does best punching up the colors in telecine to create a warm, whimsical look. Director Chris Milk
Why It's Cool: It isn't just the rock stars acting up in this video- so does their environment. Directors Alex & Martin ( Alexandre Courtes and Martin Fougerole) cover a massive performance with ambitious camera angles in the middle of the desert.
Green Day's “American Idiot”
"I wanted it to look completely different from all the other videos on the air and cut across the television screen like a knife," says director Sam Bayer. How?
Blind Justice Gets Visual
Jeff Jur, ASC, and Ric Bota shoot alternate episodes, a tactic pioneered on HBO's award-winning Carnivale and The Sopranos. Blind Justice revolves around Jim Dunbar, a street-smart New York City detective