Jump to content

Toggle Cinematography Forums Cinematography Forums

  Forum Stats Last Post Info

Welcome to Cinematography.com

  • 1 topics
  • 0 replies
Why You Should Join Now - last post by Tim Tyler

General Discussion

  • 8814 topics
  • 76623 replies
How much MTF is enough? - last post by Phil Rhodes

Lighting


  1. Grip and Lighting Equipment Rental Companies

  • 6392 topics
  • 39067 replies
Principles to apply when yo... - last post by Robin R Probyn

Camera Operating

  • 293 topics
  • 1960 replies
How to shoot a feature on A... - last post by Robin R Probyn

Steadicam

  • 43927 Hits

AC's & DIT's

  • 1142 topics
  • 7385 replies
Mattebox for car commercials? - last post by Rasmus Frostell

Gripping

  • 861 topics
  • 5662 replies
New Innovative Clamp (Inven... - last post by Chris Steel

Visual Effects Cinematography

  • 850 topics
  • 4479 replies
Overlaying screen on monitor - last post by Christopher Vaughan

Grading, DI and Telecine

  • 1637 topics
  • 10842 replies
Do I need a 4K Monitor for... - last post by Tyler Purcell

Students and New Filmmakers


  1. Film Schools and Programs

Helpful answers to the most basic questions.

  • 4071 topics
  • 21339 replies
First steps a student shoul... - last post by Jon O'Brien

News / Press

  • 718 topics
  • 1178 replies
Leica M10-P  - last post by Daniel D. Teoli Jr.

Cameras Systems and Formats


  1. Cine Camera Equipment Rental Companies,
  2. 35mm,
  3. 16mm,
  4. Super-8,
  5. HD,
  6. SD,
  7. 3-D,
  8. D-SLR,
  9. Aaton,
  10. ARRI,
  11. Bell + Howell,
  12. BlackMagic Design,
  13. Bolex,
  14. Canon,
  15. Cinema Products,
  16. Dalsa,
  17. Eclair,
  18. Ikonoskop,
  19. IMAX,
  20. JVC HD,
  21. Kinetta,
  22. Lytro,
  23. Mitchell,
  24. Panasonic,
  25. Panavision,
  26. Red,
  27. Russian Gear,
  28. Silicon Imaging,
  29. Sony,
  30. Thomson GV,
  31. Vision Research

  • 18982 topics
  • 130865 replies
Canon 814 XL-S: erratic fil... - last post by Alessandro Lefebvre

Lenses and Lens Accessories

  • 2280 topics
  • 10282 replies
Is There A Reason I Think W... - last post by Art Adams

Camera Accessories and Tools

  • 387 topics
  • 1434 replies
Leicina Special support add... - last post by Bernhard Kipperer

Film Stocks and Processing

  • 3215 topics
  • 23420 replies
Question about film print - last post by Mark Dunn

Books for the Cinematographer

  • 45 topics
  • 199 replies
Amphoto Advanced B & W... - last post by Stephen Perera

Cinematographers

Discussions about professional DP's

  • 1103 topics
  • 9486 replies
Just published my 100th int... - last post by Giacomo Girolamo

In Production

  • 606 topics
  • 7697 replies
some frames from my latest... - last post by Bruce Greene

On Screen

  • 2039 topics
  • 22071 replies
One Breath Around The World - last post by Robin R Probyn

Cine Marketplace

Read the FAQ!

  • 12744 topics
  • 10446 replies
WTB Heden M26T - last post by evanwalsh

Business Practices

  • 594 topics
  • 6755 replies
Free copyright protection d... - last post by Daniel D. Teoli Jr.

Jobs, Resumes, and Reels

  • 1650 topics
  • 4407 replies
For sale:  Kodak 16mm Visio... - last post by Michael Camoin

Please Critique My Work

  • 2135 topics
  • 6666 replies
Critique my shortfilm - last post by Vladislav Shvan

Regional Cinematography Groups


  1. Atlanta, GA (US),
  2. Boston, MA (US),
  3. Los Angeles, CA (US),
  4. New York City, NY (US),
  5. San Francisco, CA (US),
  6. Seattle, WA (US),
  7. London (UK),
  8. Vancouver, Canada WEST,
  9. Toronto, Canada EAST,
  10. Switzerland,
  11. India,
  12. Austria,
  13. South America,
  14. Chicago

  • 290 topics
  • 1973 replies
Seeking crew - Sunday - last post by Phil Rhodes

Cinematography.com Crew Directory

Cinematography.com Motion Picture Camera Equipment Rental Directory

Cinematography.com Grip and Lighting Equipment Rental Directory

Latest Posts

  • Question about film print 
    Just to remind you that anything other than a tape splice will show as part of the frame is overlapped.
  • Is There A Reason I Think Wide Angle Always Looks Better? 
    I'm late to this party, but I have an opinion.  At the age of 12 I became aware of composition thanks to British television and film. At that time (the 1970s) I was often able to pick out the...
  • How much MTF is enough? 
    Eh, sorry, my bad. Shorthand definition: When we're testing lenses, codecs, digital storage, systems, and so on, we often use charts with black and white stripes at various pitches and ev...
  • WTB Heden M26T 
    Looking for a Heden M26T motor (for analog microforce) with swing arm if anyone has one they would like to sell. 
  • Best Cinematography Oscar Snub 
      Yeah not with a name like that .. obviously a murdering ,rapist ,gang member .. and straight off we can see related to big Al Capone.. Fox News will be all over this one.. film director...
  • One Breath Around The World 
    Yeah I did one of those typical "Ancient lost world" type Discovery/or Natgeo shoots about this place..way back .. two Japanese DP,s did the under water stuff.. I was on there boat .. but not that...
  • Ektachrome! E6 the Cinelab Ekta runs! 
    We run DS8 and I and others who work at Cinelab shoot the format ourselfs, we can run any DS8 perfed film and either slit it or not.
  • How tk get better with Ronin S? 
      OK .. play with the Dead Band settings.. that governs how far you have to twist the handle before the gimbal moves.. hanging out of a car on a bumpy road you would want it high.. normal...
  • [WTB] Looking for a set of Cooke S5i 
    We have a set. Sent you email.
  • Arri 1000' mags in case 
    I have a bundle of two 1000' Arriflex mags for sale. These should fit everything from the II to a 435/235.  Comes in a flight case. Very clean, everything seems functional. I haven't film...
  • New Innovative Clamp (Inventor needing feedback) 
    The geometry looks a bit like it has vice grip esc elements. Quick locking and release catch? Hard to tell from those images.  In my opinion it would need to have at least the option of a...
  • Aaton XTR Plus Kit For Sale 
    Salut, Paul-Anthony, Please email me for medium res. photos. Only the 25mm is marked "Illumina" as it was a replacement for a lost lens. All lenses will be inspected/serviced in my shop p...
  • Canon 814 XL-S: erratic film speed dial problem 
    Update I found this Japanese repair guide for what seems to be my problem (or a similar one): http://www.nakanocam...014xl-sfps.html The disassembly does seem quite difficult, but mo...
  • WTB: 4x4 ND1.2, other 4x4s, arri heated eyepiece 
    uk based, looking to spend 50gbp delivered for a 1.2 also interested in ultracon, bpm, black satin, etc. can part exchange for my bp8, dovetail, 19mm rods, arricam accs, etc. isaac(d...
  • arriflex lenses 
    thanks Dom Jaeger, good information form me.ML
  • Soderberg and the iPhone 
    Thank god, Soderbergh is returning to regular digital cameras for the Laundromat, don't remember where but I saw an article the other day where he says the film mixes several aspect ratios, styles,...
  • transfering hd footage TO super 8 
    Thanks for the great responses. Dan, im using the vx2k and mk1. Sounds like you know my pain all too well! Good idea re the test. That will be my first move. Chris, Yep sounds look like there isnt...
  • 2.39 / 2.40 aspect ratios 
    Please don’t blame the projectionists. We have ISO 2939 that defines picture image area on prints, position and dimensions. We have ISO 2906 and 2907 to regulate the maximum projectable image...
  • If a film person goes to digital ... 
     So I could shoot something with an Ursa Mini 4K and make it look like it came out of the F55? Thinking of getting some shots to look like "Haters Back Off!"
  • I'm getting scratches in my CP-16r 
    So it's negative film, which means it wasn't run through a projector. That leaves us with the camera, the processing lab or the Cintel.Dom is right, run a scratch test. If it's not your camera then...

 
  • 499869 Total Posts
  • 27182 Total Members
  • Tom Dowler Newest Member
  • 768 Most Online
Ritter Battery

Abel Cine

Broadcast Solutions Inc

Metropolis Post

Tai Audio

Serious Gear

Rig Wheels Passport

New Pro Video - New and Used Equipment

Paralinx LLC

Glidecam

Visual Products

Wooden Camera

Gamma Ray Digital Inc

CineLab

Media Blackout - Custom Cables and AKS

Ritter Battery

Wooden Camera

Serious Gear

Broadcast Solutions Inc

Abel Cine

Glidecam

Paralinx LLC

Visual Products

Tai Audio

New Pro Video - New and Used Equipment

Media Blackout - Custom Cables and AKS

Rig Wheels Passport

CineLab

Gamma Ray Digital Inc

Metropolis Post