Archive for the ‘1D MKIV’ Category

Oct
21
2013

Canon Shutter Count? Get accurate shutter actuations from ShutterCount App

One of the oldest questions around the DSLR market has always been "how many shutter actuations does my camera have?" In fact, one of the most popular posts in the past was this planet5D article "Canon EOS 5D Mark II shutter count actuation utility" Well…
Mar
22
2012

How to create an HDR Timelapse – a Dustin Farrell Tutorial

It's the year 1991. I'm a kid on a beach in St. Petersburg, Florida trying to capture another amazing sunset with my new awesome camera. This was the day I first learned about the inadequacies of digital photography. That picture I took . . . …
Feb
23
2012

rgrain – add grain to your film with these new texture clips

We talk a lot about the noise and grain in video and stills - but sometimes you want to add grain texture to your film - so how do you do that? rgrain has come out with a new set of inexpensive clips you can…
Jan
27
2012

Rolling shutter comparison test with 6 Canon and Nikon HDSLRs

Here's an interesting analysis you might be intrigued by - rolling shutter comparisons across a group of 6 Canon and Nikon HDSLR cameras. I don't think there's any major surprise here, but it is an interesting read. [adrotate group="6"] [adrotate group="9"] Brief Snip via Rolling…
Jan
7
2012

Virtually moving your camera for a timelapse thru space without a slider?

Patrick Kizny sent us his latest test this morning - and it is visually impressive - a method for taking a static timelapse and moving the camera virtually thru space... I think you have to see it and think about the fact that the camera…
Dec
31
2011

New Poll: Will smart phone cameras replace HDSLRs within 5 years?

I've been reading several interesting blog posts/tweets lately about the death of the DSLR via the surge in smart phones with high quality cameras so I thought I'd ask you what you thought... I've included a couple of quotes below the poll to give you…
Dec
24
2011

UPDATED: Canon updates EOS utility – but mac OS X Lion support is nowhere to be found

Canon released a working version for Lion - read more on our post Many who upgraded to the latest operating system for Apple's OS X Lion were a bit disappointed to find out the Canon utilities wouldn't function - and a new version was released…
Dec
22
2011

Save $30 off the Okii MC1 USB Mini Controller!

We told you earlier about the new Okii MC1 USB mini controller and you can see our demo again down at the bottom of this post - but if you're interested in buying one, right now, there's a $30 off coupon! [adrotate group="6"] [adrotate group="9"]…
Dec
15
2011

@stillmotion’s “Prelude: The Making of A Game of Honor” – BTS on their HDSLR Army/Navy Documentary

Those of you following planet5D for a while know we love to show off what Patrick Moreau and his team at @stillmotion are doing - and you'll be blown away by this behind the scenes look at their upcoming Showtime feature "Game of Honor". Mostly…
Dec
7
2011

cineLook for HDSLRs – give your HDSLR footage an instant cinema look

Our friend Denver Riddle over at colorGradingCentral has come up with this FCPX plugin that will appeal to many of our HDSLR readers - it does a quick bang up job of creating a cinema look and feel for your DSLR video footage! Here's what…