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R.Kelly's "Radio Message" music video shot on HDSLRs by Jeremy Rall


Award winning music video Director of artists such as Snoop Dogg, Ludacris and Jay-Z, Jeremy Rall shot R. Kelly's latest video "Radio Message" using Canon HDSLRs showing the city of Chicago as a sparkling gem, while presenting an emotional tour-de-force from Mr. Kelly.


Jeremy told me that they actually used two 5DmkII & one 7D. He was also kind enough to share his camera set up & gear for "Radio Message". Here is what they used:

2 x Canon 5D Mk II bodies
2 x 5D Eyepieces
2 x Zacuto hand held systems
2 x Zacuto studio mode
1 x remote follow focus
2 x onboard HD monitors.
2 x matte Box

• Lenses

Zeiss CP2 Primes EF mount
21mm, 28mm, 35mm,

Zeiss EF Mount
50mm T1.4, 85mm T1.4

Canon EF Zoom
1 x 16 – 35
1 x 24 – 70
1 x 70 -- 200

• Filters

1 x 4” streak filters
2 x ND set
1 x sets of polarisors grads he and se
1 x 4” set blue greys
1 x 4” set of sepia

• Grips

2 x O’connor 2575
1 x sets Tall and short legs
1 x Top hat
2 x Steady bag
Fisher 11 and accessories
4 x 8’ sections track
1 x 4’ section track
4’ slide and glide
2 x 5D car mount rig

• Video assist

2 x blackmagic box
2 x 9” monitors