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Zeiss Cinema VS. Zeiss SLR Lens Test

A set of Zeiss Super Speed lenses is setting you back well over $20,000, while a set of Zeiss ZF SLR lenses are under $6,000. For the extra money you get a focus that goes clockwise, bigger, unified housing, longer throw and smooth (declicked) aperture. All this is nice to have, but how about sheer…

Picture-86

Great DSLR-Rig comparsion chart

DSLRrigcomparsion.com did a great…, well DSLR rig comparsion. They released a nifty comparison Table, that lists a lot of the rigs out there. Thanks to this PDF table you will see which DSLR rig is best for you with your own eyes without any confusions. The most known DSLR rigs are compared and included in…

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Are you a VDSLR-Wimp?

Since the dawn of VDSLRs there is a disease spreading alarmingly fast and it seems to infect more and more shooters. The VDSLR-Wimp disease. I read a lot of forums and boards. And there I noticed him first. THE VDSLR WIMP. Intelligent, sober and sane folks suddenly write entries like: I got a problem here.…

Is VDSLR really about to extinct? I think so.

As an answer on my last article VDSLR – R.I.P. Phillip Bloom wrote an interesting response: I cannot disagree more and I am someone who will most likely buy the new Panny. I have written a long blog about this called Future of DSLRs There will always be a market. The price point won’t compare.…

Canon 60D Vs 7D

Browsing some websites and forums this morning I noticed a lot of discussion about the new Canon 60D and how it compares with the 7D. I can understand this, at first glance it might seem like the 60D has made the 7D somewhat obsolete but that really is not the case. A closer look at…

BBC akzeptiert Canon 5D als 100%iges Akquisitions-Format für HD

Die BBC, eine der zickigsten Sendeanstalten überhaupt, was Akquisitions-Formate betrifft, hat jetzt überraschend die Canon 5D MKII neue eingestuft. Das ist beachtlich, dann als die 5D ursprünglich getestet wurde hatten die Verantwortlichen wegen der Moire/Aliasing Probleme und der geringen Auflösung noch die Nase gerümpft und die Kamera so eingestuft, daß nur maximal 25% eines HD-Programms…