|Election season has begun in Nashville and this is my second political spot for the year.|
|We shot this in High Definition at 24 frames per second on Sony's HDW-F900. Yes, the same model of camera that LucasFilm used to shoot Star Wars Episode II. The Hi-Def picture was then downconverted for editing.|
|I really enjoy working in Hi-Def, especially 24 frame progressive. It is a combination of the best of film and video. After 4 years of shooting Digital Betacam, the Sony HDW-F900 camera already seemed like an old pal.|
|The only light control tools in our arsenal were some reflectors. Working outdoors is really a matter of working with the natural light rather than against it and choosing backgrounds and compositions that flow with the light.|
|The client just wanted to work with the kids and left me to my own devices to come up with shots. We had a very smooth day. I think these two facts are related.|
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