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Hi All

 

I have posted our first car video in the video forum for you to view and comment on - I have never shot anything like this before so wanted to go through what I did and then see if you have any other ideas to get the footage better.

 

I was shooting with 2 camera Canon 5D MkII and a MkIII

At 24 fps, with a shutter speed of 1/50, an aperture of between f8 and f16, then balanced the light with the ISO and / or ND filter.

As for the lens, I used a 50mm, 85mm and my 24-70mm most of the time. Most of the shots are of a moving car on a road so I had the lens on ∞ Thus attempting to keep the majority of the scene in focus.

 

Do any of you shoot this type of thing? What methods and techniques do you use to get the sharpen you want from the moving images. All information welcome.

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