Archive for the ‘5D’ Category

Apr
23
2014

Can you shoot at low ISO and boost exposure in post and get same results as high ISO?

Jeff Gaunt sent me this interesting set of photos the other day and I just have to get your thoughts - his theory is that you can shoot at low ISO and boost the exposure in post with photoshop instead of shooting with higher ISOs…
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
19
2014

Watch Beautiful Underwater Creatures in Breathtaking Macro Timelapse Video “Slow Life”

This is incredible, simply beautiful. I don't really understand the time and amount of work that went into making this, but the description says it took 9 months just to learn the focus stacking methodology... but it is amazing and I hope you give it…
Apr
15
2014

Can Magic Lantern RAW deliver superior quality SWISS air marketing? YES!

We've talked a lot about Magic Lantern RAW video and how cool it is, but is it ready for use on a MAJOR project with a big budget? Of course it is![adrotate group="6"] We saw this SWISS Air Magic Lantern RAW video piece a couple…
Apr
13
2014

Finding life and inspiration on Mt. Everest: Elia Saikaly

Last year, I followed my internet friend Elia Saikaly as he climbed and summit-ed Mt. Everest and you can read about his journey here on planet5D (and see some incredible photos as well - "In the Death Zone the Canon 5D Mark III shoots a…
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
31
2014

Fascinating Short Film Featuring the Beauty of Japan’s Culture and Tradition

Several weeks ago, we got this awesome video from Nick Arcivos (and I apologize to Nick for taking so long to get this posted!) and you should have a read of what Nick contributed for our behind-the-scenes as well as watching the video several times.[adrotate…
Mar
25
2014

Diversity Included – NSU Commercial on Student Individuality and Freedom

Earlier this month I was chatting with people on the chat (that thing that pops up in the lower right corner of the page sometimes and scares the crap out of you) and I met Paolo and we had a great discussion about filmmaking and…
Mar
16
2014

Magic Lantern conquers Canon EOS 5D Mark III firmware 1.2.3!

Alex over at Magic Lantern announced today that the Magic Lantern team has a version of their software that should work on Canon EOS 5D Mark III firmware version 1.2.3 (which is the latest version) Alex stated:[adrotate group="6"] "Not alpha, not beta, nor zeta, just…
Mar
16
2014

Deep South – Art Film Made with the Canon C100, 5D III, and GoPro Hero3

Combining three different cameras in one film can be risky. Watch the video to see if you can detect which shots were made with each of the three cameras used by Director Christopher Bye. The director chose desolate landscapes, abandoned buildings, and empty stores to…