Guardians of the Galaxy: Behind the scenes

Director and DoP explain why RED Weapon was perfect for the movie

Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 made history last year when Marvel announced it would be the first feature film captured with the ground-breaking RED Weapon camera using an 8K RED Dragon VV sensor. Go behind the scenes with Guardians’ director James Gunn and director of photography Henry Braham, BSC as they discuss their vision for the movie and the experience they wanted to give viewers.

The compact form factor and large sensor size of the Weapon 8K VV the perfect camera to capture the immersive experience they desired. The camera’s ability to adapt to various rigs and handheld scenarios coupled with its ultra-high image quality led Braham to complement the capabilities of Weapon 8K VV.

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