The problem with a lot of films these daze is that it is all about geewiz and not story. (particularly Hollywood – look at anything Micheal Bay does) This best films are the small independent film because they have to focus on story. That is what filmmaking is all about – telling a story. But this is not new. I remember working at a theatre in the early ’80’s and the owner and I were complaining back them about the lack of story in Hollywood films. Why is Pixar so successful? Story! Gear is the ends to a mean. It … Continue reading
A very interesting letter. Roddenberry Letter.
This is a good list of films for the times. 1. “Mr. Smith Goes To Washington” (1939) From Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, on DVD 2. “It’s a Wonderful Life” (1946), From Paramount Home Entertainment, on DVD (60th Anniversary Edition) and Blu-ray 3. “Not One Less>” (1999, Chinese with English subtitles) From Sony Pictures Home Entertainment 4. “Ratatouille” (2007) From Walt Disney Home Video , on DVD and Blu-ray 5.”Norma Rae” (1979) From Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, on DVD 6. “To Kill A Mockingbird>” (1962) From Universal Studios Home Entertainment, on DVD and Blu-ray 7. “Going My Way” (1944) From … Continue reading
Same view a week later, originally uploaded by Halfmac. A week later, a lot more snow and a lot colder. Highs have been in the single digits and at nigh below zero.
101116-224825-042, originally uploaded by Halfmac. Taken last week before it got really cold.
101116-223553-029, originally uploaded by Halfmac. This shot was taken with my Canon 60D @ a 1/4 second hand held with a 28mm f1.8. That is right 1/4 second. I have a Hoodloupe attached to my LCD which I call the L-Finder. I use live-view which locks up the mirror. No vibration and very quiet.
101116-223734-035, originally uploaded by Halfmac. This shot was taken with my Canon 60D @ a 1/4 second hand held. That is right 1/4 second. I have a Hoodloupe attached to my LCD which I call the L-Finder. I use live-view which locks up the mirror. No vibration and very quiet.
Just used this and it works great. Dropbox drops it like it’s hot. DropBox.
This is for you 60Der’s. This one of the main reasons I sold my 7D. It is a lot cheaper than the new Electronic Z-Finder or Redrock. What other HDSLR can do this. The L-Finder. It consists of a Hoodman Hoodloupe 3.0 Here it is on Amazon: Hoodman H-LPP3 HoodLoupe 3.0 Professional 3-Inch Screen Loupe and the Hoodman HCAMM Neoprene Camorder Mount Strap Here it is: Hoodman HCAMM Neoprene Camorder Mount Strap This works well. Other loupes would be too heavy for the 60D LCD in that it would swivel on its own. It is also being offered one unit. … Continue reading
Here is a new video that I worked on. Who says that the Canon 60D does not have good audio when recorded in camera? This was presented at the Outdoors For All 2010 Auction at the Seattle Design Center on 11/6/10. I shot it with my Canon 60D with manual Audio. I used a JuicedLink DT454 4 Channel DSLR Preamp and Sennheiser ew 112-p G3 Wireless .