Nokia presents The Commuter, a funny short film, starring "Slumdog Millionaire" Dev Patel with a cameo by Pam Anderson. Beside the stellar cast, the other thing that's intriguing about the flick is the fact it's shot exclusively on the Nokia N8.
The Commuter is yet another proof of the Nokia N8 camcorder skills. Well, contrast could have been better in some scenes but still, you can hardly tell that the 720p HD movie was shot with a mobile phone.
Now, get the pop corn and dim the lights, will you?
Just don't expect you can grab a Nokia N8 and go shoot something like that. The team behind the movie has used some expensive pro-level accessories. We bet they've used at least a tripod with a fluid video head, a steadicam-type stabilizer adapted for cameraphone use and some specialized video lighting.
If Nokia released a 30fps program they can keep it. One reason I haven't bothered with the Kies plugin. I'm PAL, PAL is 25fps, heck I'd rather have 24fps than 30, at least that's a cine and Bluray standard. Anyone who didn't identify with the ...
i believe Nokia released a program to allow N8 to shoot 30fps.
Based on picture quality Iphone 4 can match the N8, the script for this is nice and obviously to have Pamela Anderson on board would have cost Nokia quite a bit. There's a short movie made using iphone 4 "Apple of my eye" on youtube prob...