Yesterday FedEx delivered the new SLR Magic Rangefinder Adapter. I haven’t had time to do any useful tests but I wanted to provide plenty of pictures and a description. This is simply a barebones package shipped out for testing and the images you see here are not the final product. Keep in mind there will … Continue reading SLR Magic Rangefinder Anamorphic Lens Adapter – Preview
It’s been a couple of months since my last Anamorphot 2x video. I’ve spent a lot of time trying to make a short documentary on electronic cigarettes and their impact here in Houston but I’m afraid I’ll have to scrap that project since I most of the people I’ve talked to don’t feel motivated to be … Continue reading Houston Japan Festival 2015
Anime Matsuri is an annual, three or four-day event here in Houston and it’s going on this week. This year’s Anime Matsuri is at the George R. Brown convention center and features an artists’ alley, a car show, attendance of celebrities and special guests, cosplay, cosplay chess, cosplay contests, a Japanese fashion show, robot gaming events, karaoke, live concerts, special … Continue reading Anime Matsuri, Houston, TX 2015
Hello again everyone! For those who don’t know last week was the final days of the Chinese New Year, an important festival that commences at the turn of the Chinese lunisolar calendar. Texas Lunar Festival celebrates the Chinese New year and provides entertainment from musicians playing traditional Chinese instruments, children’s plays, singers, raffle contests, and space for … Continue reading SLR Magic Anamorphot 2x – Texas Lunar Festval
My first test with the SLR Magic Anamorphot 2x in low light conditions. This test will allow us to examine the character, bokeh, sharpness and the levels of distortion (which is good for this kind of look).
So I decided to document my work detailing how I produced my film shorts but then my full time day job, family, christmas, selling my GH4 (it was hard letting that go) got in the way and I basically slacked off writing any posts. Today is different because I’m excited to show all of you the final production version of the SLR Magic Anamorphot 2x with the +1.8 diopter courtesy of Andrew Chan and all the hard-working staff at SLR Magic in Hong Kong.
Back from the family vacation to Disney World, I will be making a movie short with the footage I took. To my knowledge no Disney guest has ever attempted to shoot video with an anamorphic lens adapter on any Disney theme park. It certainly was not easy, but anamorphic video never is. But for now, I … Continue reading Disney World Anamorphic