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Old 11-04-2013, 11:50 AM   #1
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Filming At Speed At Sea

Hi All,

Dryad is running a research and development programme using a Phantom 23 at around 50-60MPH to simulate various forms of maritime asymmetric warfare (eg Piracy).

As part of the R&D we need to film the interaction and listen to voice commentary. We will use a professional cameraman with onwater experience to do this but it would be useful for me to understand whats involved in this.

For the in boat shots we will use a combination of Go pro / Oregon ATC9K / Go Bandit cameras and the intercom system has a voice recorder built in. The issues are - is there a better way to record the sound? Is it possible to record the sound directly into the camera? We need to correlate sound with GPS position with heart rate and G force; what the camera is seeing. Are these the best cameras for the job?

For filming the boat from distance we guess the options are from the land; from the air (V expensive); from a large stable ship or from another boat using a stabilized camera. Is it even possible to film one boat from another without getting a really shaky picture?

Cheers!

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Old 11-04-2013, 01:50 PM   #2
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Been playing around with the camera thing for a while as have a few others on here . I haves used a gopro and the I phone if you look on YouTube under icemanlloyde there are videos on there which I have taken might give you some idea what your up against .
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Old 11-04-2013, 02:40 PM   #3
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peter butlers footage on ocr boats was very good considering what we raced in. but that would have been pro equipment.

check out ocr vids in the gallery.
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It has been discussed over on the dark side

http://www.rib.net/forum/f16/testing...era-21741.html

http://www.rib.net/forum/f30/stable-...rib-51429.html
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