1. Shot on 5D Mark III using the Magic Lantern and a Canon 24-70mm f/2.8 MK II lens and the 100mm Carl Zeiss f/2.0 Makro lens. All footage was shot on August 15th, 2013 at Bagan, Myanmar/Burma.

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  2. High-end cinematic images on low-end DSLRs. This video explains what Magic Lantern is, and how I use it on my Canon T2i/550D to capture high quality imagery.

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    This is the third in a series of videos which go in-depth explaining how to use simple, affordable equipment to make high-quality cinematic films.
    The first video was all about the gear: vimeo.com/71180315
    The second video was all about the camera: vimeo.com/73909925
    The fourth video was all about Postproduction: vimeo.com/80641925
    The fifth video was about how I built my slider: vimeo.com/82504107
    The film that I discuss in the video can be seen here: vimeo.com/46762697

    And the written article that accompanies this video can be found here:
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  3. the first full wedding we have shot exclusively with the Canon EOS 7D.

    the skinny:
    // one cinematographer
    // two Canon 7D cams
    // four lenses; 50 f1.2, 24 f1.4, 100 macro f2.8, 70-200 f4 non-IS
    // one tripod, one monopod, one cinevate pegasus heavy lifter (slider)
    // audio was through a tascam and zoom h4n paired with sennheiser ew g2 wireless lavs
    //no external lighting was utilized in any of the shots in the final piece. everything was working with what was there.

    total cost of all the gear used that day was approx $10k.

    we didn't know about the surprise engagement book (unfortunately), so all of that was very improv shooting.

    we have a longer writeup on the couple (the lovely jc + esther) and their day on our blog stillmotionblog.com

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