Interview improvement at DVinfo.net

Go Back   DV Info Net > Special Interest Areas > Alternative Imaging Methods

Alternative Imaging Methods
DV Info Net is the birthplace of all 35mm adapters.


Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old March 14th, 2008, 05:59 PM   #1
Major Player
 
Join Date: Jul 2002
Location: Cambridge MA
Posts: 204
Interview improvement

Just to give you an idea of how an adapter can improve your interviews:

Same woman, same room - four years later.

The SD image was shot with a PD150 in a confined space. I zoomed more than I wanted in to unsuccessfully get a shallow depth of field. I wound up simply killing the background light. I didn't have a lot of time to play around with it, so this is what I settled for. I'm sure people with more experience could have come up with a better solution, but I was in a hurry!

The HD version is the EX1 with a Brevis and an 85mm Canon lens (courtesy of Benjamin Eckstein - thank you!). We shot in the same room and the same woman in the same amount of time. I won't shoot an interview without one from here on.
Attached Thumbnails
Interview improvement-dana-freeze-ex1-w-brevis.jpg   Interview improvement-dana-freeze-pd-150.jpg  

__________________
Bill Parker
www.hindsightmedia.net
Bill Parker is offline   Reply
Reply

DV Info Net refers all where-to-buy and where-to-rent questions exclusively to these trusted full line dealers and rental houses...

Professional Video
(800) 833-4801
Portland, OR

B&H Photo Video
(866) 521-7381
New York, NY

Z.G.C.
(973) 335-4460
Mountain Lakes, NJ

Abel Cine Tech
(888) 700-4416
N.Y. NY & L.A. CA

Precision Camera
(800) 677-1023
Austin, TX

DV Info Net also encourages you to support local businesses and buy from an authorized dealer in your neighborhood.
  You are here: DV Info Net > Special Interest Areas > Alternative Imaging Methods

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

 



Google
 

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 12:45 PM.


DV Info Net -- Real Names, Real People, Real Info!
1998-2017 The Digital Video Information Network