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Cameras Don’t Make Movies, People Do

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Why do we spend so much time these days discussing RED vs. Alexa or DSLR vs. 4/3, when the real discussion piece should be about evoking emotion, capturing the soul of audiences, and ultimately, injecting a film with heart. It’s not about the camera or the lens, it’s about the idea, the story, and the passion that drives the filmmaking process.

There’s no doubt that the landscape of cinema is shifting thanks to technological innovation. As film history proves, cinema is always being pushed by the technologies that make the art.

But why do we spend so much time these days discussing RED vs. Alexa or DSLR vs. 4/3, when the real discussion piece should be about evoking emotion, capturing the soul of audiences, and ultimately, injecting a film with heart.

It’s not about the camera or the lens, it’s about the idea, the story, and the passion that drives the filmmaking process.

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