Professionals and amateurs alike unite to discuss the world of filmmaking. This is a place to learn from and share with professionals. In this spirit we encourage detailed and insightful posts, comments, and discussions on the Cinema Arts. Try to enlighten. Good Camera for beginner? Look, I'll level with you all here. I'm as amateur as amateur gets, I apologize if any of my questions are dumb, but I've got some cash.
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No Film School had a chance to talk to a plethora of different directors and cinematographers at the Sundance Film Festival, and the following is a compilation of cameras that they used, and why! I try to make it as easy as possible, since it's a lighter camera, because if you're doing a lot of it it's a strain on the operator, so we left it on the rig all the time. Shooting as fast as we could was one of the primary tasks of this movie. Shooting RAW allowed me to do some pretty cool stuff in post. There was this awesome nostalgia that remained, but there was a new sort of slicker edge to it.
I recently decided that as long as I spend so many hours on my couch watching movies, I should get up and try making some. If someone could outline or suggest a camera and why, thatd be awesome. Get experience first.