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The Difference Between Anamorphic And Spherical Lenses Explained

When it comes to choosing lenses for a film the first decision to be made is between anamorphic and spherical lenses. Both types of lenses produce different image characteristics and have different practical constraints which must be considered. By going over the basics of anamorphic lenses, illustrating the differences between spherical and anamorphic glass and looking at examples of cinematography from popular films, I hope to provide some insight into why the lens a cinematographer chooses can have a [...]

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RED Komodo

RED Komodo Footage is Starting to Hit the Internet. What Do You Think? RED Komodo Footage is Starting to Hit the Internet. What Do You Think? Early RED Komodo test footage is starting to surface. RED has been delivering Komodo to early adopters for about a week now. In May, Jarred Land posted on social media that RED would start to sell “some crazy colored Komodos to my friends and anyone else who want’s be a little ‘different’.” Since footage of the 6K [...]

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RED Camera Workshop

Digital cameras and their associated technologies are constantly changing. No matter what camera platform is used for image acquisition, the skill of the camera assistant remain vital to a successful and professional film shoot..  

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