DSLR cameras have become a popular choice for video shooters, and for good reason. They provide (in a relatively inexpensive package) a camera system with interchangeable lenses. Traditionally, dedicated video cameras have had built in lenses that focused at infinity. It was difficult or impossible to achieve a shallow depth of field. DLSRs allowed creators to shoot HD video that more closely matched the look of cinema, due to frame rate, shallow depth of field, and low light performance.
Here are some tips for capturing video on your DSLR camera. [Read more…]