Camera color test

Posted by on Nov 21, 2010 in Blog, My Work, Photography, Technology | 0 comments

Camera color test

So from left to right, Canon 5D, Canon 7D and Red One M-X. The question is can you intercut the footage. Here was a little piece of recent footage. You can tell the 5D and 7D are challenged to handle the dynamic range in the image and if you zoom in, you can clearly see the h.264 compression artifacting. That said, the color is pretty close after a little tire kicking from Colorista II. Our current workflow is to dial in superflat settings on the Canons (see Stu’s ProLost Blog for details) and meter the color temperature – then dial it in on all 3 cameras. So far so groovy. Auto WB to white card not so much – word to the wise. The resolution of the Canons is about a sixth of the Red – but for this we’re downres’ing to SD so no worries. But if I was delivering HD, I wouldn’t be...

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Side light study

Posted by on Nov 21, 2010 in Blog, My Work, Photography, Technology | 0 comments

Side light study

The top one I lit in Reno, NV – 6k book light through light grid with an ambient bounce card for fill. I wonder if they had a special to get into Sydney’s left eye… And I don’t care how you light Malcolm McDowell – he’s just cool.

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Fun with the Fisheye

Posted by on Nov 17, 2010 in Blog, My Work, Photography | 0 comments

Fun with the Fisheye

Nikkor 8mm fisheye on Red MX in Ojai, CA – what fun, right?

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Me on TV

Posted by on Oct 28, 2010 in My Work, Photography | 0 comments

Me on TV

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Billy Currington

Posted by on Oct 20, 2010 in Blog, Music, My Work, Photography | 0 comments

Billy Currington

From a recent iheartradio shoot – link coming...

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Hipstamatic Wabi-Sabi on the West Side

Posted by on Oct 20, 2010 in Blog, My Work, Photography | 0 comments

Hipstamatic Wabi-Sabi on the West Side

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