There’s a common misconception in the filmmaking community that the more you spend on a camera, the better image quality you will get. While this may be true for specific shooting scenarios, there is no one camera that can be considered as the ultimate performer in each
Low-light test Archive
The folks at Cinema5D put the Sony A7s low-light monster through a thorough dynamic range test against industry heavyweights – ARRI Amira, newcomer – Panasonic GH4, and field-proven – Canon EOS C300, Canon 5D mark III and Canon 1DC DSLR. They call this test – the Cinema5D Lab test.
Ever since it was announced at this year’s NAB, the Sony A7s has been easily one of the most awaited 4K cameras to be released this year. It will really give the Panasonic GH4 a run for its money once paired with the Atomos Shogun 4K external
As soon as it was unveiled at NAB 2014 earlier in April, expectations of the low-light performance of the Sony A7s (the “s” stands for sensitivity) were quite high. With ISO’s in camera running up to 409,600, we knew this camera would blow almost all cameras in it’s class out