Active Cameras

Photo attribution: Australian Broadcasting Corporation on Flickr Originally posted on: May 28, 2014 Stay static, push, pull, pan, dolly, truck, pedestal, crab, track and dolly-zoom. It seems like the options are endless. Add to this list flying the camera on a jib, crane or wire, canted (dutch) angles, shaky cam, …

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Air traffic video directors

Photo attribution: Antonio Zugaldia Cross an air traffic controller, someone who is responsible for the efficient implementation of schedules in an altogether unforgiving and dynamic environment; with a story-teller / visual artist, and you’ve just described a live multi-camera video director. No, I am not suggesting video directors are responsible …

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4K Church

Photo Attribution: Steve Kelly Originally posted on controlbooth.tv October 29, 2013 When I talk to tech-artist friends about 4K video for church productions I usually get one of the following responses: [Me] “So what do you think about 4K?” [Church Tech Friend #1] {No verbal response. Eyes roll upwards and …

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Viewing Habits – Mobile

Photo attribution: Franz Jachim Have you heard about the proliferation of contraband cellphones in prison?  One inmate mused the reason prisoners smuggle phones has more to do with penal institutions price gouging inmates and their families and limiting their time on the phone to short durations than it does prisoners …

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