Archive for the ‘5D2’ Category

Jul
23
2009

“Light” A short Canon EOS 5D Mark II film by Greenlight Hope Films

"Light" - a nice short film submitted by planet5D friend Dan Rubottom and of course they chose the Canon EOS 5D Mark II! Contrasting light and shadow, day and night, a glimpse at life in a bustling city where often perspective... is everything. About The…
Jul
23
2009

Blog Scraping – a trend that hits photogs

UPDATE 12pm CDT: I've had several nice emails back and forth with the owner of seriouslyphotography (turns out he's also a fan of planet5D) and he's been contacted by several of you about this issue. He's changed his format to more closely match what I…
Jul
22
2009

Will the Canon EOS 5D Mark II get 24p video?

Will the Canon EOS 5D Mark II get 24p video? The answer is unfortunately no. We’ve heard rumor after rumor about some people in Hollywood beta testing a version of the firmware with 24p, but it just doesn’t seem like it is going to happen.…
Jul
22
2009

Hypnotic Ocean Aquarium filmed with Canon 5D2 goes viral!

We reported the beautiful aquarium video almost a week ago and since then (no, we don't claim all the credit, just most of it LOL), the video has gone viral - over 700,000 views on Vimeo and youtube combined! Not only has it been seen…
Jul
22
2009

Collision Conference – Special deal for planet5D readers

We're very excited to announce that we've gotten a special deal with the Collision Conference for planet5D readers - $50 off of the 2 day conference registration fee for the first 25 planet5D followers who use the code at checkout. Click the banner add below…
Jul
22
2009

Collision Conference – the convergence of stills and video

Yes, it is happening, and we've talked about it before, the line between the still photographer and the videographer is blurring and the Canon EOS 5D Mark II has certainly had a lot to do with that. We've just been informed of a new conference…
Jul
22
2009

Behind the scenes on a new movie – shot on Canon EOS 5D Mark II

ON-SET WITH THE CANON 5D mk2 by Ed Thomas for planet5D Mark Dawson, an emerging talent in the British film industry, commissioned me to shoot a behind-the-scenes documentary for his new short Absolute - shot on the RED One. He was working with some of…
Jul
21
2009

Canon EOS 5D Mark II Helmet Cam used to promote “Terminator Salvation”

Yesterday, we posted about the Canon EOS 5D Mark II Helmet Cam reported to us by Rodney Charters (Director of Photography (DP) on the FOX TV series 24 - IMDB profile) and it has gotten a lot of attention! This morning, we found out how…
Jul
21
2009

Behind the scenes with a model fashion shoot-5D mk ii

French model Nadege Dabrowski does a photo shoot and we get to see the behind the scenes shots from the Canon EOS 5D Mark II. See, you can use the 5D2 for all sorts of things!
Jul
20
2009

Canon5D Mark II Helmet Mount for Panavision and Hollywood

UPDATE: We found out how the Canon EOS 5D Mark II helmet cam was used! Please read our new story - Canon EOS 5D Mark II Helmet Cam used to promote “Terminator Salvation”! planet5D EXCLUSIVE! Friend of planet5D, Rodney Charters (Director of Photography (DP) on…