Archive for '5D3'
Posted on 05. Dec, 2013 by Keith Alvendia.
The amazing team at stillmotion has a new very emotional project they’re very passionate about plus they’re doing a new US training tour you will want to participate in – see the map below for the 30 cities they’re visiting where you can attend! The movie is about slavery. Hard to fathom, but we’re still […]
Posted on 25. Nov, 2013 by steven schwartz.
When someone invents a new technique for storytelling, we all win. When you watch the fascinating behind-the-scenes video of this advertisement for a British retailer that appeared in CreativeReview, you’ll see how Elliot Dear innovated a combination of 2D animation and 3D sets that makes for a unique and beautiful look. Of course, hiring one […]
Posted on 20. Nov, 2013 by planetmitch.
I re-discovered how cool shots of the universe are via my new friend Joey Shanks (IMDB) – he sent me an email and introduced himself and now I want to spend the day in the garage playing with milk and food color! We all know there aren’t cameras spinning way out in the nebula, but […]
Posted on 18. Nov, 2013 by Keith Alvendia.
This was sent in over the weekend… another Canon EOS 5D Mark III sensor damaged by those pesky lasers! Comments: Hello, my name is Raphaël and i live in Belgium. Sorry for my english. A lazer show burned my 5d Mark III last week. See my video Actually, my 5D is in SAV but the […]
Posted on 05. Nov, 2013 by steven schwartz.
Smooth moving shots are becoming commonplace in videos these days. Steadicams with vests and articulating arms are not only expensive and require endurance and hours of training and practice, as a result they most often appear on high budget shoots with multiple member crews. If you want to “fly” a camera on a low budget, […]
Posted on 31. Oct, 2013 by planetmitch.
There’s a new Canon EOS 5D Mark III kit available these days – the “old” kit included the Canon 24-105 L and now the “new” kit includes the Canon 24-70 L Also, see below for info on the new 1.2.3 firmware that was just released Canon EOS 5D Mark III kit with 24-70 I was […]
Posted on 30. Oct, 2013 by planetmitch.
We’ve shown quite a few samples of video shot with the new Magic Lantern RAW video features and this one sent in by Andre Meyer just blew me away so I had to share it with you. Have a look at this beautifully shot Magic Lantern RAW video short and the behind the scenes description […]
Posted on 30. Oct, 2013 by fletch murray.
QUESTION: Is the resolution, color space and dynamic range of Magic Lantern’s RAW video that much better than h.264? Judge for yourself. Here’s a side by side test we did – a blonde with extremely fine, almost white hair in a black silk robe. Blond Ambition Here’s the RAW vs h.264 video Does Magic Lantern […]
Posted on 23. Oct, 2013 by Keith Alvendia.
Abraham Joffe sent us this incredible ‘hyperlapse’ video shot by a friend of his, Matthew Vandeputte — after watching, I had to ask a few questions of Matthew and he was kind enough to reply. So, please watch the video and then scroll down to see some of the “how to” info. Tomorrowland 2013 Hyperlapse […]
Posted on 21. Oct, 2013 by Keith Alvendia.
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 now, there’s a new player in the game! Just released […]
Posted on 24. Sep, 2013 by Keith Alvendia.
When Kerry Harrison (Director, DOP, Camera, Producer) got in touch with me thru the planet5D chat (which sometimes appears at the bottom of the blog when I’m online) and talked about this film he’s been working on called “We’re here for a good time, not a long time,” I was very excited to be able […]
Posted on 17. Sep, 2013 by planetmitch.
Recommendations This is a pretty great read for #video and #film peeps. Available for FREE at t.co/jgQ5UAGLaM #Planet5D… t.co/tsK9NC6xX8 — Aaron Lee Seldon (@AAbombs) October 22, 2013 Happy 5th Birthday to the Canon EOS 5D Mark II and the HDSLR Revolution! A few weeks ago, it dawned on me that we probably should do something […]