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Apr
23
2014

The Canon Digital Learning Center Offers Useful Tools for Creative Wedding Professionals

If you've ever shot a wedding, you know the pressure to capture the key moments is intense. You may as well run and hide if you miss any of those one-of-a-kind happenings; you're in deep doo-doo unless you get them all. Professional shooter Joe Simon…
Mar
20
2014

MZed Presents “Need Light? Speedlite!” Tour with Bob Davis and Stephen Eastwood

Here's a tour that you may be interested in attending in the USA MZed puts on some good tours so this one should be awesome.[adrotate group="6"] planet5D Discount Our planet5D readers can get a $10 off discount for the daytime workshop, the code is :…
Mar
12
2014

Canon Firmware Updates for Cinema EOS and XF Professional Camcorder Line

The Canon EOS C300 Cinema Camcorder, the middle child of the Canon Cinema line, gets some love in the form of an optional firmware update that, for a $500 fee and a trip to an authorized Canon service center, enables dual pixel autofocus. [adrotate group="6"]…
Feb
10
2014

Kickrig Slider Beam Gets Sliders Off the Ground

If you are looking for a relatively inexpensive slider with lots of length and smooth operation, have a look at this kickstarter project called the kickrig! The Kickrig team was pretty smart I think as they sent me a set of the kickrig sliders -…
Dec
3
2013

OKDOTHIS App – the photo app that brings idea sharing and challenges to your phone

More than 250 billion photos have been uploaded to Facebook, and more than 350 million photos are uploaded every day on average. Yeah, that's billions with a "B." I propose that there are two kinds of photos we share with each other. Yep, only two.…
Nov
28
2013

Black Friday is planetFriday to get great deals on Aviator Jib purchases

Look at this planet5D EXCLUSIVE deal for our readers! If you've been thinking about a small travel jib, have a look at the Aviator Travel Jib and get 20% off! Free Shipping and 20% off on jib purchases (can't be used on the Rocket Travel…
Nov
11
2013

Helpful Tips for a Wedding Photographer from @LensProToGo

If you shoot video you know how quickly order can devolve into chaos. ("I know I checked those batteries that are now dead as doornails.") The highest level of nerves, in my experience, have come on wedding shoots. If your actor flubs a line, you…
Oct
29
2013

Canon to release Firmware Upgrades for the EOS-1D X AND EOS-1D C Digital SLR Cameras

Canon has just announced updates to the Canon EOS 1D C and the Canon EOS-1D X via firmware changes - bringing updates to existing features as well as adding new ones. This is all good! Canon says the Canon EOS-1D X updates bring: more efficient…
Oct
25
2013

Capture the African Wildlife in this Cinematography Workshop with Abraham Joffe

Are you a filmmaker and a lover of nature? Have a bucket list with "film herds of elephants in Africa" on your list? If so, this is going to be very interesting for you! Oh how I wish I could go on this trip (and…
Aug
30
2013

planet5D coming to you! DSLR Dynamics Duo to Train Filmmakers in 30-City Tour

I am incredibly excited to come meet all of you! We've been working on this a while and it is just so great to be able to finally share it with you and I hope each one of you is close enough to one of…