Joseph Petzval’s lens changed portrait photography in 1840 due to its ability to create a swirly bokeh out-of-focus effect. Now 175 years later it’s slated to change the world of photography again with the advent of the world’s first Petzval Bokeh Control Lens.
Panasonic shows us how it’s camera adapts to new technology at NAB 2015. The AG-DVX200 may sound like just another camera model, but this one takes a different stance. Retain the integrated lens, SD card slots, and 72mm filter diameter, so what’s new? The AG-DVX200 has a striking crimson section of its body that denotes the recording controls.
As Old Man Winter lowers his cold frosty mantle upon the earth, creating dark chilly nights and crisp wintry days, many video producers think of hanging up their gear until Spring returns. But from shots exploiting winter's lovely light reflection to the striking colors of the magic hour, the dead of winter can be an enlightening time to shoot creative scenes of beauty, peace or desolation.