Archive for the ‘5D3’ Category

Aug
4
2015

Report Predicts Video Pro Use of DSLR to Tank; Canon Profits Plunge

Futuresource Consulting points to 41% drop in 2014 European shipments of DSLRs for pro video and predicts dramatically accelerating erosion in market share; Canon profits drop 16% in Q2 2015 on weak point & shoot and DSLR sales. We're not saying the report caused the…
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Jul
25
2015

Chicago Timelapse Project, Windy City Nights II

Time-lapses are beautiful things. With video we often find ourselves stuck with the task of trying to duplicate reality. We capture the pace of life as it is.. Time-lapses grant us the power to communicate the heartbeat and pace of a city or location in…
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Jul
10
2015

The Magic Lantern RAW Step by Step Instructions You Deserve

I remember the first time I shot raw on a Canon EOS 5D Mark III, and more important, I remember dealing with the huge raw files. In the end it was incredibly worth it when exporting the absolutely gorgeous and incredibly sturdy footage. Nearly every…
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Jul
10
2015

10 Years of Canon 5D’s and the World Sure Looks Different

I’m going to take a break and step down from my, “Canon-disappointment” Soapbox and instead just go ahead and let them have their moment. Canon is currently celebrating the 10 year anniversary of their EOS 5D line. [adrotate group="6"]Despite what I may or may not…
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Jul
4
2015

What Did These Filmmakers Use to Create These Gorgeous Time-Lapses?

While I could say many things about the beautiful video the guys at TreeSpeed Photo have made, I think that might be a lesser use of my time. I could talk about their use of the very slick Dynamic Perception Dolly’s and CelestronSkywatcher head. I…
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Jul
3
2015

Canon’s EOS 5D Mk IV! 6D Mk II! 1DX Mk II! Uh, What?

When it comes to Canon full frame cameras -- specifically their hybrid stills/video DSLR’s --  the rumor mill is so quiet you can hear crickets chirping. Rumors in the imaging industry are typically useful for four things: 1) sowing fear, uncertainty and doubt (FUD) in…
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Jun
20
2015

5DS-R vs D810 vs 5D Mk III: Landscape Photography (with tips!)

Ever since the Canon 5DS and 5DS-R were announced to the public in early February, there’s been a large amount of speculation regarding performance of the 50 million pixel CMOS sensor. In addition to all of speculation surrounding the performance, there’s quite a bit of…
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Jun
14
2015

The greatest team photo ever hits home run and goes viral! Must see!

Everyone wants something they create to go 'viral' right? I love seeing something that was created by someone not intending it to go viral in the first place - someone who just creates something out of passion for the creation - for the fun of…
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Jun
1
2015

Credit Where Credit’s Due: The Canon EOS 5D Really DID Change the Industry

Introduced 10 years ago, the Canon EOS 5D – and most especially the Canon EOS 5D Mark II that succeeded it – can rightfully take its place among other iconic machines ranging from the Leica M to the Porsche 911 and the Apple Mac. The…
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May
26
2015

Ever want to go Snowboarding in the Clouds? This is AWESOME!

A guest post! We just got this submission from Kyle Coats about this incredible "Snowboarding in the clouds" video he and his team shot for Happy Socks: Hey Mitch, Love your site. We decided to shoot with the RED epic and the RED dragon so…
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