Where do I find some free web-space
Posted 24 November 2005 - 11:06 PM
This was just after I settled in Thailand and was not used to the heat and moisture. I know-- excuses, excuses...
Anyway, I decided then that it was better to leave it to someone who is used to that climate so the operator who made it happen should be mentioned and have the credits: Somsak Srisawat.
However, I don´t have the webspace to upload it and make it viewable for all.
Who knows or has a place for this?
It´s a 4 minute shot (full roll of 400ft) and converted into a wvm file of about 18,5mB.
Posted 25 November 2005 - 03:11 AM
I can put it on my web server - plenty of space there
Posted 25 November 2005 - 06:04 AM
will you put a link here to your server?
Posted 26 November 2005 - 05:38 AM
Edit: It doesn´t work yet, Marcin, can you repair/redirect it?
Edit2: seems to work now, thanks Marcin.
Attention, it´s almost 20 MB so you need a highspeed connection!
Edited by RobVanGelder, 26 November 2005 - 06:31 AM.
Posted 26 November 2005 - 08:49 AM
Very adventurous with the shot design, nice and close in to the stunts too (Obviously the quality of the stunts speak for themselves- fantastic!
Great work, well done to all concerned. I'll second that WOW
Posted 26 November 2005 - 09:29 AM
This was done in an abandoned buiding site, the whole structure, with the stairs was like this.
Of course it was all dressed as it was supposed to be an exclusive nightclub.
All the stunts are real, the main actor is incredible, like elastic and can do every asian fighting style.
The guy that is thrown out from the second floor fell on a air cushion that was wheeled in after the guy from the first floor was thrown in the little temple down the hall. This was a major operation, the cushion, around 8x8 meters and 2 meters high -had to be wheeled out again for the final top-shot at the 3rd floor.
When I did the rehearsal, I tried to be closer to him, which resulted in one stuntman that crashed right into my rig (bent monitor support) halfway the shot, but i managed to go on till the end.
However, I was not able to do it within the 4 minutes for the full roll.....
Mind you, it was high summer and about 36-38 Celsius and no airconditioning in his building!
The shot was done on an Arri3, with the 10mm zeiss. What you see here is the TV version, it was widescreen to begin with. In widescreen it would be frequently too wide, in my opinion, but for TV it holds really well.
The second try-out with my colleague Somsak took one day of rehearsing again and the next day they shot it-- in 1 take !!!!
Posted 26 November 2005 - 04:24 PM
hehe just kidding nice shot.
Posted 29 November 2005 - 04:55 PM
I loved it too, showed all my mates and they loved it also
Seen ong bak a while ago and it gave me the bug again.
I love the bit where the guy face plants coming down the stairs
(anybody want to team up and film some multi steadicam fight flicks in uk ?)
Keep um kumin
Edited by 4mat, 29 November 2005 - 04:57 PM.
Posted 15 February 2006 - 08:50 PM
good to see that, really great seadicam work, and what a logistical feat!
Posted 16 February 2006 - 03:37 PM
Posted 16 February 2006 - 05:16 PM
Must have been a hell of a job just to remember the whole sequence.