Dsc00726-224x168There's something funny about watching so much money and so much equipment being put to use alongside a little $3,000 still camera. Note that the 1D Mark IV, 5D Mark II, and 7D aren't being used as the A cam -- Red Tails is being shot on a Sony F35, perhaps questionably (I still think period pieces look better on film). Lucasfilm’s Rick McCallum hired DSLR champion Philip Bloom to operate: