Single sensor have problems due to the nature of the sensor cameras

These all, I repeat all have problems with colour and aliasing and moire due to the nature of the sensor. There are ways to reduce these problems but nobody has yet avoided them all. The sensor design is fundamentally at fault, it’s a pattern of RGB sensors with holes between the different colours. These holes […]

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Testing cameras

You can’t win here. It doesn’t matter how independent you make your test, how many independent people are present someone will always say that you’ve rigged it or cheated. The test I published in 2002 comparing Fuji, Kodak F900 and Viper were criticised by Kodak because their images were soft, yeah and they were the […]

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Cinematography Insitute

I unfortunately missed the first meeting of the organisers of this but will participate as much as geography allows! I think that it’s vital that cinematographers update themselves constantly to the changing technologies and imaging possibilities. Its only by doing this that we will be able to remain the “authors of the image” as we […]

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