Future proofing, the idea of investing in equipment that lasts so you don’t have to keep forking over cash for the latest and greatest gizmos that are always coming out. I’m not made out of cash so I can’t always get what I want. I have to be frugal with what I have, so the idea of future proofing is spot on. And in one of the areas it is a must is in lenses. Caleb Pike from DSLR Video Shooter put up a video explaining why and which lenses he thinks is best to invest in:
So there you have it, get a lens that can be adapted to other bodies. Sure you might miss out on auto-focus but for a video guy that isn’t a really big thing to worry about.