Bob Hayes 3 years ago I'm trying to match my Canon C300 MKII and my SONY FS7. Any ideas?
Matching Canon C300 MK II to SONY FS7 by Bob Hayes 3 years ago I'm trying to match my Canon C300 Mark II with my SONY FS7. Any ideas I'm fine with the color science but the different Gammas a presenting a challenge. Bob Hayes DP Los Angeles
Re: Matching Canon C300 MK II to SONY FS7 by Blaise Douros 3 years ago Test, test, test. There may be someone out there with specific setup information, but the best way to do it, in my opinion, is stick them side by side, and start doing A B comparisons on a good dual-i
picture profiles by tom alexander 9 years ago I've used the ex1 for about a year and find it's picture to be a bit washed out and lacking vibrancy in it's colors. I know nothing about the settings in "picture profiles." What settings or setting w
Re: picture profiles by Bob Hayes 9 years ago This is my EX1 setting to match my VariCam It is designed for post color correction to be shown on HD broadcast . This is for a scripted comedy. The camera was teched to a DSC chart with whites at 80
What Causes This? by alec gitelman 9 years ago Hi, this is a from a very quick pan, totally unusable shot, but I still wonder what's making it look like that. I'm guessing it's a combination of both rolling shutter and breaking the codec, but I'd
Re: What Causes This? by Bob Hayes 9 years ago Of course. I missed that in your earlier post. I have same problem but really exaggerated on my Contour camera. Bob Hayes DP Los Angeles
Replacement Viewfinder Diopter by Paul Zwicker 10 years ago Having just completed a season of shooting a hunting show for the Sportsman Channel, I find myself looking for a new viewfinder diopter. Laying in layout blinds in dusty, windy wheat fields in bitter
Re: Replacement Viewfinder Diopter by Bob Hayes 10 years ago Any store that makes glasses can grind you lens. There are lots of super cheap ones around. Bring your diopter in and they will match it. I've done this for years. Bob Hayes DP Los Angeles
VariCam detail by Bob Hayes 10 years ago I am shooting a cable television series on VariCam and was wondering if anyone had any recommendations on detail settings. I am shooting with Cine Zoom Lenses. The current detail settings on the camer
Re: VariCam detail by Bruce Greene 10 years ago Bob, If the detail settings are at the factory setting...then master detail = 0 is quite a lot of detailing. A setting of of -4 master detail is subtle, but noticeable. A setting of -7 is just about i
Help - Sound Input to EX3 by Michael Petty 10 years ago Though I am feeding sound into my EX3...and there is no appropriate forum...maybe somebody here can help. Just got the Sony UWP-V1 wireless mic set and am having trouble setting the levels. Out of the
Re: Help - Sound Input to EX3 by Bob Hayes 10 years ago First choice. Look on the mic input. You can set it to mic, line and mic plus phantom power. Experiment here. Second I am assuming you know how to adjust levels on the camera. But be sure you are on e
Travel with 2 cameras by Gunther Maier 10 years ago I am traveling oversees and need to bring my 2 EX 3. I have carry-on soft cases and Pelican hard cases. In addition I need to bring a smaller hard case with my laptop. I know I might be lucky with the
Re: Travel with 2 cameras by Bob Hayes 10 years ago I use aluminum light stands and c-stand heads and arms. On real sets I use typical c-stands with the curved legs but for my own kit I use the straight leg light stands.
EX1 adjusting color by Bob Hayes 10 years ago I just bought an EX1 and I am starting to learn how to use it. I decided to tech it and checked it with a DSC chart. I was surprised to see how far off the colors of the camera were straight out of th
Re: EX1 adjusting color by Bill Ravens 10 years ago Amazing to me that this has gotten the exposure it has gotten. With a lot more experience under my belt witht his cam, this profile still works well. Keep in mind that settings like DETAIL and BLACK L
Century Optics Super Fisheye by Tony Luke 10 years ago Hey guys, I'm shooting a music video next weekend on the HVX and need a fisheye lens. I was interested in the Century Optics super fisheye, it gives .55x more view. Anyone have this or use it before I
Re: Century Optics Super Fisheye by Bob Hayes 10 years ago I ve been shooting with the HVX 200A using Schneider Century XTREME FISHEYE HD ADP ($3,500lens). It has looked amazing. There is a significant quality improvement with this lens over the cheaper model
HPX 170 or the Sony EX1 by Bob Hayes 10 years ago I m a DP, I shoot primarily scripted episodic television. I ve been using an HVX 200 as an extra action camera on some of my shows lately and I ve even cut it into some of my 35mm projects. It s worke
Re: HPX 170 or the Sony EX1 by Helmut Kobler 10 years ago Another Pro of the HPX170 is that it's very lightweight and easy to handhold all day. The ergonomics of the much-heavier EX1 are such that my wrist starts hurting after about 15 minutes of holding it.
Most recent by Bob Hayes 11 years ago Is there a way I can visit the most recent posts on all the forums
Re: Most recent by Bob Hayes 11 years ago I guess it might be a huge number. I always wonder if there is a post on an interesting thread a month after I stopped checking the area. On other sites I click on View New Posts and then check out th
Varicam settings by simon Morgan 11 years ago Looking at setting up an HPX3000 to match the look and feel of the varicam. I know there are so many ways to set up the camera that will give it a great look, but just wondered if anyone would post th
Re: Varicam settings by Bob Hayes 11 years ago Thanks again. Funny the VariCamp people say to do it in Video rec. I think I miss posted one element. I have been uusing the CDM at 1.85x but what would happen if I set the magnification at 1.65% woul
Varicam aerial problems by Sean Fine 12 years ago Just shot aerials with varicam with tyler nose mount. Shot on Bell Long Ranger. Two blade. The footage has intemitnet small white lines in it. Saw the problem in finder while shooting tried correcting
Re: Varicam aerial problems by Bob Hayes 11 years ago When shooting HD aerials I think it is a good idea to take off roll a bit and land to check out how everything is worked. A little playback goes a long way.
Skin tones by Kevin Raichl 12 years ago I did a two-camera shoot recently with an HVX and a Varicam. The flesh tones on the HVX were much nicer than the Varicam. I've noticed my Varicam tends to shoot faces too red, and there's also more de
Re: Skin tones by Bob Hayes 11 years ago Buying a DSC chart the 24 color model with added flesh tones is an amazing tool. You will need a waveform and a vector scope. It takes a while to pick up how to use these tools but the effort is worth
Demo Reel Music Recomendations by Bob Hayes 11 years ago I m putting together a demo reel and I m looking for recommendations for music. Any recommendations would be great. I am looking for dynamic music with a lot of variety of mood.
Re: Demo Reel Music Recomendations by Josh Winstead 11 years ago If you have Final Cut Studio 2 there are hours and hours of great music to use and reedit to your heart's desire! I usually choose a more high tempo track because i've found that it really helps move
Transferring HVX 200 to a VariCam Camera. by Bob Hayes 13 years ago Suppose I shoot a VariCam show but use HVX 200 as an extra camera. Is there a way I can shoot on an HVX 200 P2 card or firestore and then transfer the footage to my VariCam so I end up with DVC Pro ta
Re: Transferring HVX 200 to a VariCam Camera. by Dale West 13 years ago All Thats why I love this forum....My editor and I talked about this for 15 minutes and were so focused on one process we totally missed the most obvious answer. I'm on this page at least two times a