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Devices for slow-motion video recording

There isn't really any magic bullet in high speed photography. High speed photography is difficult because of the amount of data involved and the sensitivity necessary for the sensor. Both of these ...
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Devices for slow-motion video recording

You may want to look into Sony's camcorder line (even legacy; like the NX5U). The NX5U and I think even the FX1000 (which is an HDV Tape Format and can be had used on a place like ebay for under $...
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How to capture documentary quality footage of tiny subjects

Up until the high-frame rate (HFR) section of the video I would have said that all you need is a Canon MP-E 65mm Macro Lens, a nice LED light (so as not to fry the poor bugs with all the IR radiation ...
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How to shoot my whole life from first POV?

I don't think that you really thought this through thoroughly. (what a sentence!) On a serious note tho, it would mean that you always have to carry around batteries on you, enough for at least while ...
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How to record the voices of three people in a room?

Save the money for the on-camera mic, it is by far the worst option. Other options include: lapel or lavalier mics. Wireless lav mics are as you say expensive, but wired lav mics might be the ...
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Best camera for filming rain

This question is too broad and is difficult to answer. Are you making some kind of real-life documentary and you are traveling to a rainforest or a Monzon propensity country? Are you making a short ...
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Water on movie camera lens?

Let's say you really want the splash to be in the scene, and it is not an accident, then you need to keep the camera close to the action. But if you want to control it you need to calculate the right ...
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Water on movie camera lens?

This is pure speculation with respect to the movie Gravity, but when people use expensive cameras around water, they usually protect them from the water. It's not very hard to do. If you search BNH ...
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How to shoot my whole life from first POV?

Yes, the tech is advanced enough. That is not going to be the problem. You can have a very small, low power camera - look at the ones drone racers use. They aren't high resolution, but that could ...
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Why is the EOS M6 Video Bitrate lower than the EOS 1200D/T5?

That would be a great question for Canon, because only the manufacturer can provide the reasons considered when producing a new model. I only can venture a guess that the M6 is a smaller camera that ...
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