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Lens Adapter Guidebook

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  • Copyright 2012
  • Edition: 1st
  • Online Video
  • ISBN-10: 0-13-308482-5
  • ISBN-13: 978-0-13-308482-5

This video contains everything you need to get amazing cinematic image quality with your DV or HD camera. Digital production industry expert Noah Kadner teams up with fellow filmmaker and Call Box partner, Hal Long to deliver the goods on 35mm lens adapters!

Hal and Noah analyze the technical aspects of 35mm quality optics and how they can deliver excellent imagery. They then survey a variety of different lens adapters and lens types. These include products like the Letus, Brevis, Red Rock and P+S Technik.

You’ll learn how to maximize your creative expression and squeeze every last drop out of your shots. You’ll also learn how to setup a lens adapter and calibrate it step by step.

The video is divided into two sections:

Part 1: Overview:

    Chapter 1 Introduction
    Chapter 2 Depth of Field: Sensors
    Chapter 3 Depth of Field: Focus
    Chapter 4 Depth of Field: Aperture
    Chapter 5 Glass
    Chapter 6 Speed
    Chapter 7 Bokeh
    Chapter 8 Chromatic Aberration
    Chapter 9 Mounts
    Chapter 10 Focal Length
    1 Hour and 7 Minutes

Part 2 Hands-On

    Chapter 1 Arri Super Speeds
    Chapter 2 Nikon Still Lenses
    Chapter 3 Lomo Lenses
    Chapter 4 Setup Demo
    Chapter 5 Wrap Up
    48 Minutes

Total 2+ hours of content

This video also makes a great introduction to the 35mm lenses and adapters for new and prospective owners. You’ll learn all the tips and tricks to get the most out of your camera and make your production dreams a reality.


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