Archive for the ‘5D3’ Category

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
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…
Mar
14
2014

Enormous Night Timelapse Workflow Tutorial by Dustin Farrell

planetMitch note: Dustin's previous tutorial on timelapse ("How to create an HDR Timelapse") was a huge draw and still gets plenty of views every day on planet5D - we're incredibly thrilled to have Dustin premiering his newest tutorial here! Hello again fellow timelapse nerds. Probably…
Mar
12
2014

Comparing Canon 50D and 60D RAW Unlocked by Magic Lantern

So, which of these two Canon APS-C cameras captures the better quality video? First off, the Canon EOS 50D was never designed to shoot video, but with Magic Lantern software, it becomes a very low cost video camera - the addition of high bitrate and…
Mar
5
2014

World’s first sunset hyperlapse from an airplane!

"The sound of your shutter clicking is annoying the people around you." - "I know, I don't care at the moment, I'm shooting some crazy unique footage!" Those are the words from Matthew Vanderputte's post he shared with me this[adrotate group="6"] morning about what he…
Feb
28
2014

Is Dual Pixel Autofocus coming to the Canon EOS 5D Mark III?

Dual Pixel Autofocus which was originally launched this past July 2013 when the Canon EOS 70D was announced, was recently added as an "upgrade" to the Canon EOS C300 and the Canon EOS C100, so can it be added to the Canon EOS 5D Mark…
Feb
18
2014

Never be out of focus again? The Rather Remarkable 70D.

When Canon Pro Marketing Specialist, Genaro Arroyo, loaned me the Canon EOS 70D to try out I rolled my eyes expecting the auto focus to work haltingly...second-guessing itself...back and forth.[adrotate group="6"] But after some real world tests I moved from doubter to convert. Don't get…