Details from the Afghanistan war coverage with the 5DmkII

First, if you have not seen this clip yet, watch it. It is interested in both its form and its content.

Battle for Hearts and Minds Trailer from Danfung Dennis on Vimeo.

Next, go read Danfung Dennis explanations of how it was shot and the gear he used. I like his Glidecam setup, looking at the picture you can see how many plates he used to balance the rig. Having played with a Glidecam 4000 balanced for the 7D, I can confirm how much weigth one has to put on this thing to make it stable.

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  • Frances Morey

    This is abonimable. Who is the enemy, farmers, people living in huts. How do bullets win hearts and minds?

    • admin

      I did not post this video to start an ideological debate on the strategy used by the US but to show how the 5D is used in the field.