The title of this article is incredibly misleading. I would suggest “Here’s how to calculate the cost of STORING any video format”. As any half literate person would tell you, there are a lot more costs that go into shooting format than storage...
No, the Apple API will only allow 1080. The question is can they do all 4 cams at once with full exposure control- that’s what they shared at the WWDC.
Love Filmic! Used it to shoot both my last film and current film. You can see the trailer for my last film here if you want to see an example of an independent film shot with FIlmic: https://youtu.be/lb90TGLhOHg
Interesting that their cases do not have a tripod mount or hot shoe. Beastgrip came out with their own anamorphic lens too though priced pretty high. If moment can come out with a better base beastgrip will be in serious trouble.
LumaFusion - hands down best editing app for the iPhone supporting multiple video / audio tracks, LUTs, multiple resolutions of export etc. Have done a rough cut of a 35 min film in 4K on my iPhone. Incredible.
I have been shooting my new short "Alex & The Firefly" on an iPhone 7 and there have certainly been plenty of headaches, check out some stills on our fb page (www.facebook.com/affmovie), it's definitely about knowing how to get the most out of what you have.