Nikon D600 vs Canon 5DMkII

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Here’s a quick camera test to compare the new Nikon D600 and the Canon 5DMkII. All of the footage is edited in its recorded format, ungraded and exported with a Vimeo 1080p preset. The camera settings were set to a neutral, flat image (which was just a personal preference) The picture profiles were: Nikon D600 – Sharpening 4 – Contrast …

New Gear

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Last week Encounter Studios’ film and video department upgraded their camera gear. We now have a brand new Nikon D600 HDSLR, which is capable of recording uncompressed HD video at 10bit 4:2:2 onto an external device. This means that we’re stepping up the game in terms of image quality in our corporate videos and in other production services. More colour …

Downsize Games – Part 1: Production

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Sunday, August 26th was a long day, tiring but great day on set. The Encounter team wrapped their first short film production a bit past midnight (note: call time 6 a.m.). DOWNSIZE GAMES – a script written and directed by Cheryl Anne Meyer – is a comedic parody in which the cast ends up in a funny, dramatic office war. …

Encounter Studios, MTV Europe and Carly Rae Jepsen

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Shoot with Carly Rae Jepsen for MTV Push UK MTV UK contacted us to shoot a promo with Carly Rae at the Molson Amphitheatre. Unfortunately we had only a limited time, but were able able to film a song of her’s live performance and shoot a couple of interviews with her. She gave us a little a-cappella version with her …