Jump to content


Photo

"Jersey Shore" effect


  • Please log in to reply
1 reply to this topic

#1 Arrigo Verderosa

Arrigo Verderosa
  • Basic Members
  • PipPip
  • 12 posts
  • Cinematographer

Posted 10 July 2014 - 02:02 PM

Hi again everybody. 

 

So in this period I'm working on a film project based on various reality shows like Jersey Shore and Nanny 911 and stuff like that... to achieve that kind of cinematography I'm gonna use a steadycam to follow the actors and a stable camera on a tripod to imitate the "security cameras" around the house. 

 

now here's my problem: those kind of cameras, the security cameras, have a really low resolution, lots of grain and high ISO and noise. I got a canon 700d and I'd like to know if it's possible to achieve that look by editing the camera settings or later on premiere pro... I even thought of changing the fps to 50...

 

any tip even the slightest would be incredibly appreciated. Thanks a lot! 


  • 0

#2 Henry Cohn

Henry Cohn

    New

  • Basic Members
  • Pip
  • 7 posts
  • Student
  • Edinburgh

Posted 07 August 2014 - 08:49 PM

Steadicam is definitely a good idea. You could imitate CCTV footage and use fishbowl lenses to get the convex look because even though CCTV footage isn't like that any more, low quality convex should still give instant recognition as CCTV. Try it in academy ratio as well, though that might not look good together with 1.77 footage. You could also have all the captions that go on CCTV footage in a pixel typeface.


  • 0


rebotnix Technologies

Ritter Battery

Paralinx LLC

Rig Wheels Passport

Wooden Camera

Abel Cine

Broadcast Solutions Inc

CineTape

Tai Audio

CineLab

Aerial Filmworks

Willys Widgets

Technodolly

Glidecam

The Slider

New Pro Video - New and Used Equipment

FJS International, LLC

Metropolis Post

Media Blackout - Custom Cables and AKS

Gamma Ray Digital Inc

Visual Products

Willys Widgets

Media Blackout - Custom Cables and AKS

Paralinx LLC

Glidecam

Ritter Battery

CineLab

Rig Wheels Passport

New Pro Video - New and Used Equipment

CineTape

Wooden Camera

rebotnix Technologies

Metropolis Post

Aerial Filmworks

Visual Products

Broadcast Solutions Inc

Gamma Ray Digital Inc

Tai Audio

FJS International, LLC

The Slider

Technodolly

Abel Cine