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Stopping Time (Visually)

Stopping Time (Visually)

UNDER CONSTRUCTION… Recently, Nate True of Cre.ations.net posted a very nice project involving some water, some electronics to provide the illusion of time distortion. (Time fountain) I have been long since interested in high-speed photography. Many years ago I built a very simple device using some aluminium foil, an air rifle, a couple of ligth […]

Shallow depth-of-field on video (part 2)

Shallow depth-of-field on video (part 2)

Building a 35mm DOF adapter The task of making a usable 35mm DOF adapter is simple yet contrived. The actual crafting offers little challenge, it is the design and the selection of appropriate components that makes it both interesting and complex. After reading all I could find on this topic I realised that this is […]

Shallow depth-of-field on video (part 1)

One of the important visual differences between something shot on video and something shot on film is the different depth-of-field (DOF). So how exactly can we make a camcorder exhibit a shorter DOF?