Cinematography with DSLRs

What is Cinematography? Cinematography is photography with movement—it's the process of writing with light and writing with motion (graph, to write; photo, light; cinema, movement).   Just because most DSLRs are sensitive to light and you can get a cinematic quality image doesn't mean you can ignore one of the…

DSLR Cinema package

23 July 2010, Flagstaff, AZ I’ve shot many documentaries and several shorts with HDV and miniDV camcorders, but I haven’t found any that comes close to the quality of the Canon 5D Mark II. My equipment package includes: Camera Canon 5D Mark II: ~$2500 (body only) Spare battery: ~$80 Compact…