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#1 Hamid Khozouie

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Posted 13 May 2005 - 04:01 PM

I saw in AC magazine about CITY OF GOD .The DP ,,Cesar Charlone was working with Sony GLASSTRON , connected to video assist for better hand helding camera work . Do you have any experiences in glasstron working . Can we buy ? or it is discontinued ..........Thanks Posted Image
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#2 Dominik Muench

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Posted 14 May 2005 - 01:56 AM

cool idea, i love that movie, im interested in that too.
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#3 Ilmari Reitmaa

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Posted 14 May 2005 - 05:10 AM

Can we buy ? or it is discontinued

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As far as I know the Glasstron is discontinued though stock items may be available. For an alternative, have a look at these: http://www.i-glasses...s-video-hr.html and http://www.i-glasses.../ig-hrvpro.html.
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#4 Luke Prendergast

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Posted 15 May 2005 - 12:22 AM

You can buy such an item from me here.
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#5 Dominik Muench

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Posted 15 May 2005 - 02:54 AM

id like to know more about that system, with which cameras does it work and when does it come in handy ?

John: saw youre in australia too ? im at the goldcoast.

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#6 Hamid Khozouie

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Posted 17 May 2005 - 04:04 PM

It is a glass-eye(little LCD) that connected to videoassist .large_jan2.jpg
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#7 Andreas Thalhammer

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Posted 18 May 2005 - 09:21 AM

hi!

talking about city of god i wanted to ask how these image freezing 360° shots are made!? looks amazing...
greets andy
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Posted 18 May 2005 - 09:55 AM

I use VR glasses when I use my jib. They let me move much higher and lower with out the inconvenience of a glaring monitor. I also use them when I am hand holding at foot level. They work great. The pair I bought was a cheap computer gaming system about $150. They don't make em anymore and I hate to imagine what it will cost to replace them.
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