This was my first video in the field with the new DJI Ronin-S. The Ronin S is a one-handed gimbal system and it's built like a tank! Although I admire the exceptional build quality, it should be noted that Ronin S may not be optimal for long-duration activities. An action camera on a gimbal may
Filming video using manual focus provides the best result in my opinion. Video auto-focus has improved throughout the years but using manual focus is the best solution that I've found for eliminating "focus breathing" and creating the
This is how to first auto-focus and then switch to manual focus, with the Sony A7R2. It's a useful shortcut for achieving quality manual focus with the A7R2. By utilizing manual focus, the "professional look" can be
This is one of my favorite cameras for filming pro-quality 4K video and capturing high-quality still images.
This is how to understand manual focus for video. By utilizing manual focus, the "professional look" can be achieved with video. Defocused background, also commonly referred to as "bokeh," is just one of the many advantages of using manual focus for video.