Rescue Me brings realism into focus with Canon.(NEWS)

Shot film-style in high definition, the FX series Rescue Me has established a distinct cinema verite production style, achieved in part with HD portable HDTV lenses from Canon U.S.A.


"Rescue Me is actually one of the toughest kinds of HD jobs to do because we spend so much time outside," recalls Tom Houghton, director of photography for many of the episodes. "In February and March we have some of the harshest winter conditions, but then we continue shooting on into August, when we get brutal summer heat and humidity. In five seasons of Rescue Me I've had virtually no problems with our Canon lenses. …

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