Haiti – how MSNBC’s David Friedman covered the quake on the 5DMkII

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This morning, DSLR News Shooter (dslrnewsshooter.com) has a guest post from David Friedman discussing how he covered the earthquake in Haiti for MSNBC with a Canon EOS 5D Mark II. It is an interesting story – jump over there to read it please.

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“While Bill was covering the written word, my task was to shoot and transmit both stills and video from the field daily and gather material for a comprehensive piece afterward. For the first time in my career as a multimedia producer at msnbc.com I was doing both with the same camera, a Canon 5D MkII – that’s a big deal. Trying to shoot both well on a single, developing story is always complicated, so the ability to do both with a single camera is nothing short of revolutionary.”

Please visit Dan Chung's dslrshooter.com to read the whole thing (and add his RSS feed to your reader while your at it)

(Photo credit: snap from the video)


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