Amazing Egyptian revolution imagery shot with Canon 5D Mark II by Duncan Sharp

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Not much to say about this – just a quick post because I think it is a good video that ENG folks might really like (ENG=Electronic News Gathering in case you didn't know) – found via this tweet from @AnthonyQuintano Amazing imagery shot with Canon 5D Mark II by Duncan Sharp. Egyptian Revolution. – and the good article on Dan Chung's site: – there's plenty of good background information over there!

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Egyption Revolution – Duncan Sharp Sky News from duncan sharp on Vimeo.

24th Jan to 6th Feb
Best pix montage from my rushes shot in Cairo for Sky News.

Canon EOS 5D Mark II with 24-105mm and 70-200 2.8IS and Canon 17-40mm

Tascam Dr100 (reviews) for audio

no support rig used, all background sound from internal mic from 5D

Edited using Final cut pro Studio

Vale of plenty – Hans Zimmer
Hunger – Hans Zimmer

more info –

Thanks anthony and dan for tweeting and posting the article and of course Duncan Sharp for the story and video itself.

(cover photo credit: snap from the video)

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  1. This is excellent. I’ve been staying away from the news (I know…. I know) but being able to see the real, true event that was happening in Egypt through this video is remarkable. Thanks for posting it.

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