This is a serious question: Is Fox’s broadcast of the Seattle Seahawks vs. Washington Football eligible for Oscar consideration?
Because there has been some world-class cinematography.
Fox seems to be debuting a new camera technique for filming from the field level at the back of the end zone and the results have been quite magnificent.
It appears Fox has a cameraman with a “DSLR on a gimbal,” according to mitch Tischler. (For those interested in more technical details: A Sony mirrorless on a handheld gimbal, per Brandon Costa. And Fox says it is broadcasting in 8K.)
And the results are stunning.
Here is a look at the Seahawks celebrating Shaquill Griffin’s interception of Dwayne Haskins.
And on the celebration of Russell Wilson’s touchdown pass to Seattle tight end Jacob Hollister
More of this, please.
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