Studio and Verite
Simultaneously prepping 'Studio' and 'Verite' Epic Dragon camera packages for a shoot.
The mechanics of the camera system determine so much of the language that they will be used for... primes or zooms, remote or operator focus, handheld or grip. Visual obstacles and possibilities in either direction.
I am reminded of the fascinating dialogue between Jean Luc Goddard and Aaton's JP Beauviala about the need for a 'Paluche'... a seemingly mythical, small, fully automated handheld camera that Goddard hoped would do everything:
Needless to say the Paluche never materialised.