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#1 Chris Keth

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Posted 12 November 2008 - 06:39 PM

This came in my e-mail today:

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It isn't April 1st, is it?
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#2 Ira Ratner

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Posted 12 November 2008 - 07:05 PM

What the hell is a DSLR Baseplate Kit?

And exactly what industry is it revolutionizing?
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#3 Michael Belanger

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Posted 12 November 2008 - 07:18 PM

I'm waiting for their cell-phone baseplate. I hear it's amazing.
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#4 Richard Boddington

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Posted 12 November 2008 - 07:28 PM

Wow! Those DOPs in the pictures look just like the typical DOPs I see on sets all the time.

Well, sans beer gut of course ;)

R,
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#5 Adrian Sierkowski

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Posted 12 November 2008 - 07:54 PM

the bottom right one looks like an alien... :ph34r:
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#6 monday sunnlinn

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Posted 12 November 2008 - 08:36 PM

If by "revolutionizing the industry" they mean selling me a Letus Extreme that was a demo at NAB(which I had to send to back to Letus for calibration), but charging me the full price and not even doing me the courtesy of including everything that was supposed to come with it, then they are definitely living up to this claim...
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#7 Christopher Arata

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Posted 12 November 2008 - 08:42 PM

Haha....That came in my email today as well. Glad you posted that Chris, exactly what I was thinking.
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#8 Steve McBride

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Posted 12 November 2008 - 11:00 PM

Why...
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Posted 12 November 2008 - 11:01 PM

I must order one of the shoulder rigs for my home-gym!
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#10 Saul Rodgar

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Posted 12 November 2008 - 11:27 PM

Does it come with the pretty white chicks?
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#11 Kevin Zanit

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Posted 12 November 2008 - 11:31 PM

I think the general idea is these new digital SLRs can shoot 24fps in HD resolutions are going to be revolutionary . . . we'll see, though some of the videos I have seen look pretty good.
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#12 Patrick Neary

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Posted 13 November 2008 - 12:05 AM

Why...


so that you can take a really nice small compact mobile lightweight camera and turn it into a really big awkward heavy immobile cumbersome pain-in-the-butt camera!
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#13 Bruce Greene

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Posted 13 November 2008 - 12:45 AM

so that you can take a really nice small compact mobile lightweight camera and turn it into a really big awkward heavy immobile cumbersome pain-in-the-butt camera!


I think the camera and lens cost 1500-2000 dollars. The matte box and tinker-toys cost over $5000. The wedding memories- priceless ;)
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#14 Mike Washlesky

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Posted 13 November 2008 - 10:36 AM

so that you can take a really nice small compact mobile lightweight camera and turn it into a really big awkward heavy immobile cumbersome pain-in-the-butt camera!



Thats funny..
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#15 Serge Teulon

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Posted 13 November 2008 - 10:42 AM

I think the general idea is these new digital SLRs can shoot 24fps in HD resolutions are going to be revolutionary . . . we'll see, though some of the videos I have seen look pretty good.



The new Canon 5DII does that. Apparently it is quite surprising!
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#16 Serge Teulon

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Posted 13 November 2008 - 01:17 PM

just found this http://www.youtube.c...feature=related
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#17 Saul Rodgar

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Posted 13 November 2008 - 01:24 PM

The new Canon 5DII does that. Apparently it is quite surprising!


Last I heard the 5D mkII only did 30 fps. Perhaps specs have changed?
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#18 Paul Bruening

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Posted 13 November 2008 - 01:28 PM

Revolutionary? Looks pretty revolting to me (except for the hot chicks). Someone should Photoshop some nekked parts on the chicks and re-email it around.
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#19 John Sprung

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Posted 13 November 2008 - 02:42 PM

Revolutionary? Looks pretty revolting to me (except for the hot chicks). Someone should Photoshop some nekked parts on the chicks and re-email it around.

Oy, veh.



-- J.S.
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#20 Benson Marks

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Posted 13 November 2008 - 02:43 PM

the bottom right one looks like an alien... :ph34r:


Resistance is futile! Pretty soon, human civilization will have to surrender to her and, eventually, will be assimilated. :P
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