We are the Japanese so obsessed with resolution? Can human eyes even resolve 8k?
Would be pretty silly to list the HDR video capabilities if it is only 8 bit. I am also wondering about rolling shutter.
Close as possible isn't always the best solution for audio. You'll get major dropouts when the talent turns their head or moves. You also pick up the annoying mouth sounds that you do not hear in a normal distance conversation. Sound should reflect the distance to subject.
Only 80k? Rent it people. Why put a second mortgage on your house, when RED will make it obsolete in 2 years with a newer model.
Hurlbut is a working Hollywood cinematographer. The other two, not so much.
Missing Zodiac, Black Swan, and No Country for Old Men.