The Sony nx-5 is an industry standard camcorder which allows for the filming of video in resolutions up to 1920 by 1080. It has the option to film simultaneously in both HD and sd thanks to its dual sd card slot. It has two mic inputs which allow high-quality audio to filmed and synced with the footage instantly which makes it easier for editing as there is no need to sync the footage with sound.
On my last documentary project there was a documentary I had watched which had been filmed in the 2.35:1 and I felt this was something I could do with my piece, I therefore decided to film some footage in this aspect ratio. Continue reading “Changing Aspect Ratio”