Black Betty: A Digital Camera Designed Like a Film Camera

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Today, the popular DIY filmmaking blog nofilmschool.com announced the release of a new camera with a design that harks back to 16mm film cameras, Black Betty. The design should make it easy to mount the camera on your shoulder, unlike many current DSLRs. Also, it will prove to be a powerful tool as it uses an Apple Mac Mini and a Silicon Imaging SI-2K Mini Camera Head in its camera system.

To read more about the new camera, head to nofilmschool.com »

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Sean Holmquest
Sean Holmquest
Sean started as an intern with POV in 2009, before coming on-board as a staff member starting in 2010 until 2013. At POV, he managed online video content, produced companion features for the POV film websites, and implemented social media strategies. Prior to joining POV in 2010, he freelanced as a film editor and writer, in addition to working as an assistant for an independent music artist. He has written and directed several short, experimental films, and holds a bachelor's degree from Brown University in Literary Arts.