MZed PRO Annual Subscription Sale Extended - 40% off just this week- ONLY UNTIL DEC 2!
MZed PRO Annual Subscription Sale Extended40% off, just this week!ONLY UNTIL DEC 2
I know a lot of people who shoot a lot of concert shows without knowing about the danger of laser arrays for their cameras. Lasers are extremely focused beams of light that can result in serious permanent damage for image sensors, they simply can’t handle it (in fact, our eyes also can’t handle it, but cameras are unable to blink unlike we are!)
Check out this video and watch a Red Epic sensor being fried, POV-style. Dr. Evil would rejoice.
(the original video posted here was removed by the user on YouTube. I replaced it with another video of an Epic being fried at another concert.)
Before and after picture of one of the videos (frame grab, video now offline):
And if that’s not enough for you, here’s a Canon 5D Mark II being roasted at another concert in the past:
Stay current with regular CineD updates about news, reviews, how-to’s and more.
Want regular CineD updates about news, reviews, how-to’s and more?Sign up to our newsletter and we will give you just that.
Nino Leitner, AAC is Co-CEO of CineD and MZed. He co-owns CineD (alongside Johnnie Behiri), through his company Nino Film GmbH. Nino is a cinematographer and producer, well-traveled around the world for his productions and filmmaking workshops. He specializes in shooting documentaries and commercials, and at times a narrative piece. Nino is a studied Master of Arts. He lives with his wife and son in Vienna, Austria.