1. Displaying some of our spherical lenses and their visual characteristics.

    Shot with Arri Alexa

    Lens line up/shot specs (lenses in order of appearance) -
    Zeiss Super Speed - UNCOATED 35mm - T2.8
    Kowa Cine Pominar 32mm - T2.8
    Zeiss Super Speed 35mm - T2.8
    Canon K-35 35mm - T2.8
    Zeiss Master Prime 35mm - T2.8
    Cooke S4 35mm - T2.8
    Leica Summilux-C 35mm - T2.8
    Zeiss Ultra Prime 32mm - T2.8

    Talent - Jakob A. Hill, Kristen Rozanski
    Director/DP - T.S. Jensen
    Music - Helios "Bless This Morning Year"

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  2. Lens flares seem to catch a bad rap. While some are simply a stylistic element (and some are even mistakes), there are plenty of thoughtful and symbolic uses of light scattering through the lens. Here is a compilation showcasing the many different types and uses of lens flares in a variety of films.
    Music: "Sunshine (Adagio in D Minor)" by John Murphy

    Films Used (in order of appearance):
    Man of Steel
    There Will be Blood
    The Graduate
    The Tree of Life
    To the Wonder
    Close Encounters of the Third Kind
    Punch Drunk Love
    Boogie Nights
    This is the End
    Star Trek
    Dawn of the Dead (2004)
    Looper
    Spring Breakers
    Scott Pilgrim vs. the World
    Pain and Gain
    Man of Steel
    The Avengers
    Man of Steel
    The Thin Red Line
    Looper
    Star Trek
    Magnolia
    Kill Bill Vol. 2
    Gone Baby Gone
    Close Encounters of the Third Kind
    Pineapple Express
    Three Kings
    12 Years a Slave
    Lost in Translation
    Drive
    Donnie Darko
    The Secret Life of Walter Mitty (2013)
    Killing Them Softly
    Spring Breakers
    Training Day
    Django Unchained
    Lone Survivor
    Out of the Furnace
    Super 8
    Boogie Nights
    Pain and Gain
    Super 8
    Melancholia
    Nymphomaniac
    Don Jon
    Her
    Warm Bodies
    The World's End
    Gravity
    2001: A Space Odyssey
    Alien
    Pacific Rim
    Batman Begins
    The Dark Knight
    The Dark Knight Rises
    The Tree of Life
    The Aviator
    The Wolf of Wall Street
    Super 8
    The Wrestler
    Warrior
    The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (2011)
    Zodiac
    The Lone Ranger
    Super
    Guardians of the Galaxy
    Hancock
    21 Jump Street
    Noah
    Unforgiven
    The Silence of the Lambs
    The Texas Chainsaw Massacre (1974)
    Requiem for a Dream
    Heat
    Punch Drunk Love
    ET

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