The Canon 5D Mark II can deliver amazingly nice videos. But if you shoot certain scenes aliasing/moire can ruin them easily.

Finally there is a solution: The VAF-5D2 Anti AA Filter. As this moire torture test (watch the roof tiles) shows it works as we hoped for.

mosaicengineering.com/products/vaf-5d2.html

- Test was shot with Canon 5D Mark II and 24-105mm f/4 Zoom at f/8.
- Edited in FCPX and Tonality Grading with Tonalizer|VFX

Notes:

1. Filter is easy to insert

mosaicengineering.com/products/vaf-5d2/vaf-5d2-installation.html

2. Filter is also easy to remove but be careful not to damage the filter with removal tool

mosaicengineering.com/products/vaf-5d2/vaf-5d2-removal.html

3. Please study the "Important Things to know"

mosaicengineering.com/products/vaf-5d2/vaf-5d2-important.html

Conclusion
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The VAF-5D2 Anti AA Filter solves the aliasing/moire issues for us and improves the video quality a lot. We did not find any major loss in sharpness. A friend of us also confirms the very positive effect on more diverse footage.

Best you download the video for closer inspection.

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