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  1. Canon 5D Mark II Microphone Test

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    from Victor Engel / Added

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    Built in microphone vs. Sennheiser MKE 400 vs. Rode Stereo videomic See also http://vimeo.com/2458792 for a test of these same microphones in a different setting.

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    • Mic Test 2 -- park setting

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      This is a test of the Rode Stereo Videomic and the Sennheiser MKE 400. The Rode microphone has two switches. One toggles between 0 and -10 dB. The other is a cut switch designed to eliminate camera…

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      • Aperture Control Test

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        Compare to http://vimeo.com/2454514 For this test, I used my Canon EF 135mm lens and partially rotated it in its mount so that commands sent from the camera would not make it to the lens. There is…

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        • Aperture control test

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          Compare to http://vimeo.com/2454559 Canon EF 135 f/2 lens completely mounted, panned in daylight. Half-depressing shutter indicated f/16 and 1/125 second. Camera is a Canon 5D Mark II.

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          • Kevin Lovejoy at the Elephant Room

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            I love the way Kevin Lovejoy plays the piano. I like to think of him as playing the piano, harpsichord, and percussion all with the same instrument. This was filmed at the Elephant Room using a Canon…

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            • Cliff Chirping Frog -- Eleutherodactylus (Syrrhophus) marnockii

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              Every night I can hear these frogs chirping at each other. Last night I finally saw one and caught it on camera.

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              • Yaupon Holly Demonstration, by Roy Nagatoshi

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                Roy has practically grown up with bonsai. Though born in the United States, he spent his early years in Japan. After junior high school, he and his family moved to California where Roy’s father…

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                • Moire Test

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                  1,108 Plays / / 3 Comments

                  I'm not really satisfied with this test. I'll probably redo it. Nevertheless, I thought I'd provide it for others who might be interested in exploring how the Canon 5D Mark II HD video…

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                  • Bats Flying under Fast Moving Clouds

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                    I started shooting this scene to capture the fast moving low-level clouds. Despite the speed of the clouds, at ground level it was quite calm. If you listen carefully, you can hear bats chirping throughout…

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                    • Preproduction 5D Mark II Test

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                      This video was shot in order to test the frame size of the video compared to a still taken during the video. Please see http://www.pbase.com/victorengel/image/106195283 and following for a discussion…

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                      • Ficus macrocarpa Demonstration, by Roy Nagatoshi

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                        Roy has practically grown up with bonsai. Though born in the United States, he spent his early years in Japan. After junior high school, he and his family moved to California where Roy’s father…

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                        • Bohemian Rhapsody

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                          First attempt at Bohemian Rhapsody by Freddie Mercury. Performed by the Monster Big Band

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