Archive for '7D'
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 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 04. Sep, 2013 by planetmitch.
Astronomy has been something I’ve always been fascinated by and why not combine our gear love (in this case a stock Canon EOS 7D) and love of the stars with photography? Astrophotography can be amazingly beautiful as you can see from the images below submitted to planet5D by Alan Brock. I had seen Alan’s photo […]
Posted on 03. Sep, 2013 by planetmitch.
Doug Urquhart from THE UPTHINK LAB sent us another awesome project (we’ve published “MUST WATCH! “Mountains in Motion” – majestic vistas and passing time like you’ve never seen” and “Making a DIY Solar Camera for multi-month timelapses – Behind the scenes on “Mountains in Motion”” from Doug before) – this one is a combination timelapse […]
Posted on 12. Aug, 2013 by fletch murray.
In the last year, I’ve said goodbye to my older brother and my mom. I was impressed by their care providers in Oklahoma, my home state. Now I learn that not all elders are treated properly. So we’re tasking the filmmaker graduates of our Cine Boot Camps to create a series of mini-docs to rescue […]
Posted on 12. Aug, 2013 by planetmitch.
A few weeks ago, planet5D was sent a significant update from A1ex over at Magic Lantern announcing 14 stops of dynamic range for the Canon EOS 5D Mark III and Canon EOS 7D – and at the time, he didn’t think there was any chance that other cameras might get the same excitement… well, over […]
Posted on 05. Aug, 2013 by planetmitch.
It didn’t take long, the first samples from Magic Lantern software for the Canon EOS 7D shows us RAW video in short bursts. We first told you about this Friday here on the planet5D blog Before you get too excited to make your long feature, these videos are short bursts — the second one is […]
Posted on 02. Aug, 2013 by planetmitch.
With this little snippet in the Magic Lantern forums, A1ex has announced the beginning of success for RAW video for the Canon EOS 7D: BTW, got something cool for you: bitbucket.org/hudson/magic-lantern/commits/c2a01891156e From now on, it’s your job to get it fully working. Here’s the source tweet: 7D users: got something cool for you t.co/NkDgmeJDJs t.co/qmfnG411ry […]
Posted on 16. Jul, 2013 by Keith Alvendia.
Imagine you could improve the dynamic range of your Canon EOS 5D Mark III or Canon EOS 7D to 14 stops! what would you give to be able to do that? Would you pay for it? What if you could have it for free? UPDATE (2013-07-17) We’ve just posted a video sample here Alex from the […]
Posted on 16. Jul, 2013 by planetmitch.
We’ve warned you before, but this is serious enough that I feel a reminder is necessary – Lasers can DESTROY your camera’s sensor! We’ve got some new samples – including the destruction of a RED EPIC (and I talked to someone in chat who had his Canon EOS C300 sensor burned as well!). Our first […]
Posted on 09. Jul, 2013 by Keith Alvendia.
Lensbaby ‘Guest Stars’ in Joss Whedon’s “Much Ado About Nothing” Portland, OR – June 7, 2013 – Lensbaby (www.lensbaby.com), creator of award-winning Creative Effects SLR, mirrorless and PL mount camera lenses, is extremely excited to announce that its products were used to captivate audiences in the film “Much Ado About Nothing,” directed by the renowned […]
Posted on 20. Jun, 2013 by planetmitch.
Ever since the MōVI was announced, there’s been a huge interest in 3 axis gimbal filmmaking devices and the “DEFY” from Relentless is about to be launched! And we’ve got some “test” footage to share with you. We’ve been chatting with Drew Janes of Relentless Inc. just waiting to be able to tell you some […]