1969 Sony AVC-3260 video camera

Posted on 27. November 2013 in General
1969 Sony AVC-3260 video camera

Computer Chess is a 1980s-set film comedy about techno-buffs working on a program that can beat a human at chess. For that authentically flattened videotape texture, Austrian cinematographer Matthias Grunsky shot the film in monochrome on tube-cameras from the era. Now he is among the 2014 Film Independent Spirit Awards nominees for Best Cinematography. Here […]

Experiment Timelapse

Posted on 28. August 2013 in General
Experiment Timelapse

Please find explanatory text below     All three sequences were shot on a Canon EOS-5D MkII Lens Canon EF-S 17-55mm 1:2,8 IS USM ISO 200, fixed Aperture f 2.8, fixed Shutterspeed 1/320 or 1/500 at the beginning of the series Shutterspeed 2 sec at the end of the series Shutterspeed adjusted manually according to […]

Low Light Test Alexa/C300/F55

Posted on 14. July 2013 in General
Low Light Test Alexa/C300/F55

This camera test came about as the result of a scene I had to film for a popular German TV series.  SOKO Stuttgart is one of the major German TV channel ZDF’s most popular crime dramas and is broadcast once at week at prime viewing time. One of the five scripts we had to shoot, “Null […]

ZIMFAIA

Posted on 12. December 2012 in Documentary, General
ZIMFAIA

7,8,9 Dec 2012 Zimbabwe Festival of African Inspired Animation Harare, Zimbabwe a Festival full of interesting screenings, inspiring encounters and new perspectives including a camera workshop held by Thomas Ch. Weber thank you Goethe Center Harare thank you Alliance Francaise, Harare we will be back soon