Archive for the ‘1D’ Category

Jul
22
2014

A Love Letter – and Plea – to Canon

Dear Canon: I’ve been a fanboy of yours for just about 45 years, ever since I bought my first SLR – the Canon FT/QL -- at the age of 12. Over the ensuing decades, you were my go-to company as I moved up the 35mm…
Jul
17
2014

Canon 5D Mark IV Might Feature 4K Video

The latest rumor from Canonwatch.com is hinting that the Canon 5D Mark IV might ship with the ability to shoot 4K video. The questions we should be asking are: #1- Is the rumor credible? #2- If the Canon 5D Mark IV doesn't have the ability…
Jul
13
2014

Panasonic GH4 Video Review by Philip Bloom: “It’s a breakthrough”

Philip Bloom is an indie filmmaker who favors the Canon 1DC for his own HDSLR work, but he's just put up an almost 40 minute long review of the Panasonic GH4.[adrotate group="6"] Full disclosure: Bloom has done film work for both Canon AND Panasonic specifically…
May
31
2014

Adapting the Canon 1D as a Digital Back for an MPP Monorail View Camera

If you've been following the blog for any length of time, you'll know that I love to highlight features I find with real old time cameras or lenses. This is no exception[adrotate group="6"] Our friends over at Northlight images have adapted a Canon 1D to…
May
21
2014

Devin Graham Captures Magnificent Machu Picchu in 4K with the Canon EOS 1D C

We’ve featured Devin Graham several times on planet5D because he’s doing amazing work with Canon HDSLRs (these days, he’s using the Canon EOS 1D C to shoot 4k).[adrotate group=“6”] I also can’t think of many people working harder than Devin does. This young man is…
Apr
21
2014

“Silent Storms” elicits incredible emotion from Northern Lights

I found this short on Saturday and just had to share it - and I also had to contact Ole C. Salomonsen, the video's creator, because I have questions about the Northern Lights - mainly because I've never been able to experience them myself, I've…
Apr
10
2014

Canon Product Review- NAB 2014 from Adorama

Michael Artsis and I are doing the Daily Wrap-up show in the Teradek booth, but he’s also doing insane amount of work at NAB doing interviews with market leaders talking about their new products and we’re happy to be able to share these as well…
Mar
28
2014

24-Hr TV Commercial & Photo Shoot Deadline Made Possible by Canon EOS-1D C Digital SLR 4K Camera

Christopher Laughter, director at Snackhaus shares a behind-the-scenes video and why his selection to use the Canon EOS-1D C enabled him and his crew to produce both a TV commercial and fashion shoot [adrotate group="6"] [adrotate banner="5"] Canon 4K Cinema EOS-1D C Digital SLR Camera…
Mar
20
2014

Canon Professional Services Now Supports All Cinema EOS products

A new Cinema level in Canon Professional Services! Canon really stepping up in the cinema business. However, be prepared for sticker shock as it is $1000 a year… probably seems like a lot for those of us who are shooting films with our Canon EOS…
Mar
11
2014

“London” – Shot with BMPC 4k Head-to-Head with Canon EOS 1D C

Here's another test of the Blackmagic Design Production Camera 4K, this time it goes mano-a-mano with the 4K Canon EOS-1D C. I gotta be honest, even full screen I have a hard time seeing any major differences, but perhaps it's because of the Vimeo compression?[adrotate…