Gimmick or not, 3D doesn’t seem to be making big gains, but it’s not losing ground either. The jury is still out as to whether it will become a mainstay format or not. In the meantime, Indy filmmaker’s are (as usual) finding ways to give a big budget look to their 3D films without the BB price tag. Here is a ‘making of’ video by Andrew Parke about the independent remake of the Zombie Classic “Night of the Living Dead 3D”. The cinematographers have taken an interesting track in adapting traditional HD video cameras for 3D filmmaking. Check it out.
Wasn’t that rig awesome in it’s simplicity? Truthfully, I thought the 2D version was just fine.