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Can you use DSLR cameras for documentary films? What are the pluses and minuses? How can you best set up your rig for shooting documentary style work?
I created this video to tackle those types of questions. Please let me know if you have any questions about anything covered in the video as well as leave comments about your experience using DSLR cameras for a documentary project.
Some info covered in the video:
Cameras used: Canon 5D MkII
Lenses Used: All Canon glass - 24-70L 2.8, 70-200L 2.8, 50L 1.2, 135L 2.0, 200L 2.8
Support: Manfrotto CF 535 Sticks, 501HDV Head, Glidecam 4000 sled
Carrying Support: Lowepro CompuTrekker: products.lowepro.com/product/Rolling-CompuTrekker-Plus-AW,2023,17.htm and products.lowepro.com/product/CompuTrekker-Plus-AW,1925,16.htm
Apps: Simple DOF, Sun Seeker, Cinemek Storyboard, KataData, Cine ViewFinder