The “look” of anamorphic video and photography intrigues me. There’s just something about distorted out of focus areas and ultrawide panoramas that creatively draws my attention (and interest). Ever since … Continue reading Anamorphic “Moment” on an iPhoneX
As much as my video captures a lovely “winter” Sunday on the Monterey Peninsula, it is also a test piece for my newest piece of kit — the GoPro Suction Cup. … Continue reading Peninsula Drive, Safely
A few weeks ago, I packed up my video kit and headed out to Chicago’s lakefront to shoot some random sunny day footage. The kit consisted of my O’Connor 515 … Continue reading Shooting with an O’Connor 515
Many, many moons ago in a college experience decades past, I wanted to do one of two things with my life: a) make music videos for a living or b) … Continue reading Investing in quality sticks: O’Connor + Gitzo
Unlike the current crop of video-capable DSLR cameras from Canon and Nikon, the Panasonic Lumix GH1 with its micro 4/3 sensor allows, with an appropriate adapter, the use of virtually … Continue reading Lumix GH1, the independent filmmakers’ camera?