Introduction to Lenses

LensThe lens is the single most important component of the camera system, and choosing a good lens can significantly improve the overall image quality of your production.

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Hawk Quick Check Chart

DSCLOGOQuick and precise camera matching for on location single- or multi-camera shoots

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Lens Height

Jason04Variations in lens height can be an effective tool for adding subtext to a shot.

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All About Lenses - Part Two

The Long and Short of It

The focal length of a lens affects three important aspects of the image: angle of vjew; depth of field and perspecUve.

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Sports: The Camera

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A sports production will utilize a variety of camera types, unique point-of­view shots, extremely long telephoto lenses and different kinds of camera mounts.

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All About Lenses

Lens00Without passing through a lens, the light falling on your camcorder's CCD would be as empty of information as a flash­light beam.

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Behind the Scenes at a SloMo Shoot

Ever wonder how those astounding slo-mo shots that make a broadcast or big-screen production jump off the screen are created?

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Try a Tripod

md_tripod-imageFew pieces of video support equipment are as useful as the tripod. Simple in con­cept, elegant in function, the tripod has a long history of bringing needed stability to the world of photography.

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