Tag Archive for AF-100

Shooting the Anti- “Deliverance”

If you’ve spent much time in Georgia or the Carolinas, you’ve probably seen the iconic, smiling pig head logo of the Piggly Wiggly grocery stores. Piggly Wiggly is easily one of the most recognizable and beloved brands in the South.…

Mixing AF100 & 5D Mk II Footage … On Purpose

I recently had the pleasure of shooting two commercials for the graduate studies program at The Citadel – the military college of South Carolina. I was hired by the good folks at Cognetix, who wrote and produced the spots. This…

Charleston Promise Neighborhood – BTS Part 2

Because of budget sensitivity, I approached the Charleston Promise Neighborhood video project as a one-man band. While I had a little bit of help with setup and carrying gear, for the most part I was a crew of one. Here’s…

AF100 Custom Scene File

Out of the box, the camera’s “Cine-D” setting works reasonably well. However, I noticed two issues: harsh clipping of highlights, and plastic-like skin textures. I also noticed that, because Cine-D emphasizes dynamic range, the image tends to look muddy and…

AF100 + Antique Leica Lenses = Geekout

One of the coolest things about Panasonic’s Micro 4/3 lens system is that it allows virtually any third-party lens to be used. Here is my AF-100 with a couple of antique Leica screw-mount lenses. As you can see in this…