Tuesday, July 15, 2008
And, as a follow-up to what people are achieving with the consumer-level HV30, here is a bit of footage from people combining the HV20 with 35mm adapters...
Even in the sub-$1000 camera market, users are achieving an impressively shallow depth of field (even with an el cheapo camera) when employing it in conjunction with an adapter.
HV20 and TWONEIL ADAPTER
Canon HV20 + Twoneil 35mm + 50mm Nikon Nikkor - DIY Test from Justin Durban on Vimeo.
DIY35mmPro from twoneil on Vimeo.
And here is a FORUM THREAD with pictures of his setup.
HV20 and DMPRO35 ADAPTER
HV20 and DIY ADAPTER
Canon HV20 + 35mm Adapter Test from Eric Wu on Vimeo.
Garden DOF adapter, hv20, 35mm from oliver walker on Vimeo.
And another, with some pretty heavy vignetting...
Canon HV20 test with DIY DOF adapter from juan badel on Vimeo.
HV20 and DIY ADAPTER on a STEADICAM MERLIN