July 2013

July 29, 2013

Stretch Before Watching

– Part One –

Recently I happened upon a method of creating cinema quality anamorphic footage on DSLRs using old projection lenses. While it is admittedly a bit of a hack, the cost for a legit DSLR anamorphic lens reaches into the tens of thousands of dollars, far outside of what I’m willing to spend to satisfy my curiosity on the subject. Before I go too much into the specifics of the said method, I want to go over a bit of what anamorphics are.

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