Aerial Camera DVD

$79.00 Special Price $39.00

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AERIAL CAMERA: "What You NEED to Know" DVD with Norman Kent is a must-have for any skydiver who wants to get into camera flying or is already a seasoned camera flyer.

In this two disc, four-hour DVD, Norman Kent delves into the secrets of the professional skydiving photographer. His 30 years as a skydiving photographer serve as a foundation for this discussion of both aerial cinematography and photography. This DVD serves as an introduction to camera flying, going deeply into the basics and some advanced topics.

Topics for disc one include:

  • Photography categories 
  • Jumpsuits/clothing 
  • Helmets 
  • Sight devices 
  • Indicators/Audibles 
  • Lenses/Filters 
  • Side vs Top Mount 
  • Mounting the camera 
  • Safety Issues 
  • Tips n' tricks 

Topics for disc two include:

  • Flying Techniques 
  • Photographing Tandems 
  • Formation photography 
  • Canopy photography 
  • Deployment hints 
  • Camera choices/moving to HD 
  • Trailers from Norman Kent films 
  • Editing systems 
  • Random Musings of a Professional Camera Flyer (This is a half-hour face to face discussion with Norman about some of his past experiences, how he manages his jumps/cameras/deployments, and other personal insights) 
  • Fundamentals of HDV 

Produced by VASST, viewers will find four hours of information from the master of the lens. This DVD also features bonus sections with Grammy and Emmy award recipient Douglas Spotted Eagle. Douglas provides up to date information on HDV, AVCHD, and other new formats beneficial to skydiving photographers.

Whether you're just getting started in skydiving, or have been flying cameras for years, everyone will find information in this DVD that will improve their flying or photographic skill. With hundreds of photographs and video clips underscoring Norman's recommendations and information, this DVD is not only informative, but fun as well. You'll see some of Norman's favorite photos, video clips, and more in this DVD with 25 chapters. It's like having Norman Kent in your living room for an evening! This DVD was produced using XDCAM HD on the ground and HDV in the air, providing for high quality imaging. This isn't like any other skydiving video you've seen before.

"I can't believe I never looked @ my helmet this way until I saw this DVD. I like the way Mr. Kent shows the good and bad points of several helmet setups." Shoofly

This is a DVD Video and DVD ROM, so it can be played on a computer as well as TVs. These are NTSC, but they also play without error on just about any newer PAL DVD player.

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