It’s easy to focus your attention and wallet on the camera, lenses, tripod and maybe a slider or jib. The fact is that if your production sounds like you shot it on your phone, the visuals won’t matter that much.
Look! Up in the sky! It’s a bird! It’s a plane! It’s Superman with a GoPro! VFX Masterminds Sam and Niko of CorridorDigital dream up an average day for the Man of Steel as he journeys to return a lost GoPro.
As new tech results in a smaller, lighter, HD video camera, the form factor gets more difficult to manage while shooting handheld. Panasonic dusts off some old tech and comes to the rescue with a new camcorder with a shoulder mount, the AG-AC8.
POV cameras are designed to capture your personal, unique point of view and we’re seeing them everywhere. They’ve gotten smaller, smarter, lighter and more durable and it seems everyone wants to own one.