Is it possible to use autofocus for an entire movie?

In my pre-occupation with other things in my life at the moment I’ve forgotten to publish the results here of trying to shoot an entire movie with autofocus. Another movie with Dominic Brunt and he agreed to me using the Canon C300-2 with stills lenses for the entire film. Although I had an AC he […]

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Lens Testing

The results of my lens testing have been fascinating. http://www.cinematography.net/CML-CMIR-Lens-Tests.html I originally published them without identifying the individual lenses and received a number of emails from people saying how were they expected to evaluate them if they didn’t know what was what. Err look at the pictures?? Interestingly there were a number of surprises here, […]

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First reviews of The Taking are in…

https://mshayleyr1989.wordpress.com/2015/08/16/bait-aka-the-taking-2015-review/ “The bleak cinematography captures a chilling tone with lingering shots that create extreme dread in the more distressing moments.” That’s cool 🙂   I’ll not mention the one that compared the cinematography with Lars Von Triers work, why does that guy keep following me around? I used his studio for Lego commercials and the […]

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