Added by Sarv Kreindler--Creative Planet Network, 03/03/14 05:03:42 PM
Action movie Need for Speed is a little over a week away from being released. Over the past few months, DP Shane Hurlbut has been revealing his camera tests for the film online. His latest compares the Canon C500 to film stock.
The five-part series compares back light, fill ratio, dynamic range, latitude overexposed, and latitude underexposed.
Writes Hurlbut, "I found this C500 versus film to be an interesting test. Where film shined was in the dynamic range of overexposure, and the C500 really shined in the dynamic range of underexposure. Looking at C500 as a film emulsion, I think with its color, tone, and vitality, it looks very much like Kodak film."
Read the full story here.