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"Alive" - amazing Canadian wilderness time lapse

Posted by Corne Scheepers on Thursday, January 25, 2018,

I simply had to post this story from

German filmmaker Florian Nick spent six weeks in Canada filming this epic time lapse. It took nine months to edit. Why? Because it is actually composed of 54 000 INDIVIDUAL still images! Interestingly he used a Sony A7SII and Rokinon optics, similar to the kit I just purchased for this year's 4K projects.

Remarkable work. Read the full story here

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Rokinon Cine DS primes

Posted by Corne Scheepers on Sunday, October 8, 2017,

Since I started using a Sony NEX-FS100 a few years ago as my primary camera I started looking at lenses. To be honest I had (and still have) a lot to learn because as a video guy I grew up with camcorders that already had glass on the front of the camera. You never removed it. You just turned the focus ring, pressed the zoom rocker and off you went.

Then came the DSLR video revolution and suddenly everyone got into cine-style filming. That included me.

I used a Canon 50mm prime for most of my i...

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