by Jared Abrams | 30th November 2010
Tony Reale of Next Wave DV has produced a twelve part series on HDSLR cameras called HDSLR 101. Episode #2 deals with choosing the right HDSLR. Next Wave is releasing them one at a time on their site. If you do not want to wait, the entire set can be downloaded for a fee of $19.99. Here is a little rip from the site. “After over four months of work, we are excited to bring you HDSLR 101. We started from the ground up to create a complete training series to help you learn the basics of how to shoot great video on a HDSLR. Whether you’re a photographer and new to video, or have been using video cameras for years and are new to DSLR cameras…at the end of our series, you will know the necessary workflow to begin shooting your own films.”Read more
by Jared Abrams | 14th September 2010
Turning a Canon HDSLR on and off is a real pain when using a shoulder rig. The location of the record button is great if you are shooting stills, but if you are rocking a shoulder rig you will have to reach around to get to the button and re-balance the rig for every take. I have been using the Switronix Flex Remote for some time to solve this issue, however it is not cheap at around $150 US. Tony Reale of Next Wave DV has come up with a nifty solution for this nagging problem for about ten bucks. He uses an aftermarket infrared remote switch from eBay, some fiber optic cable and a coat hanger to fashion a crude remote for Canon HDSLR’s. This is a great way to save some coin for the important stuff, like lenses.Read more
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