Red Shark News – Shooting sports cinematically….with prime lenses.

Sports videography typically evokes high-end live broadcast systems at one extreme and compact budget ENGs at the other, yet there is an argument to be made for ditching the ubiquitous zoom for a high quality set of primes.

When you think of sports videography, the first thing that may come to mind is the live television broadcast, the often highly produced product that we enjoy as we follow our favorite sports, teams and players from the comfort of our living rooms. Live sports broadcasts and their ever-increasing standards have left an indelible impression on us as viewers and videographers alike, resembling something of a de facto benchmark for all sports videography, no matter what the budget.

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