10.06.2017

Sample footage from the GH5 of Dancing in the Rain (On stage).



Rain : ZACH THEATRE from Kirk Tuck on Vimeo.

Panasonic GH5+Olympus 40-150mm Pro.

7 comments:

ODL Designs said...

Awesome dancing and impressive they can have a wet stage like that... Must be a very well equipped theater.

Was this a dress rehersal, or a shoot to capture this footage? Two thoughts some to mind, if this was set-up with the explicit goal of capturing the footage would it be possible to get the dancer to be a little more "on the spot" for the close ups? Sometimes I am a little hesitant to ask for something specific, but in a case like this it might work well to ask the talent to give you a minute of dance either on a planned route or on the spot...

Just a thought, I don't know how realistic it is.

Gato said...

Cool. Thanks.

Kirk Tuck said...

This was shot in the middle of the tech rehearsal. No notice or time to set up anything. I had been shooting stills and someone nudged me and told me Luke Hawkins was about to do the dance number. I used the still camera I had in hand and switched to video at 29.97 fps, 60th of a second, wide open and then shot a medium and then a tighter shot during his number. Once it was done his suit was soaked and the crew was out with the squeegees and there was no time for a do over. I'm just happy with my handheld panning......

runbei said...

Prefocused? If not, tracking seems eye-opening, promising to be amazingly good.

Frank Grygier said...

Very nice camera work!

ODL Designs said...

I must have missed the hand held bit. It does look really good and will add a great deal of value in any final use!

mikepeters said...

Panning and focus are spot on. Great work!

Did you AF or MF? If AF, how did you have it set up?