Archive for the ‘Canon Cinema EOS’ Category

Feb
27
2015

New and Improved? Let’s compare the Canon EOS C100 Mark II vs …

The Canon EOS C100 is a bit like Penn State: if you love it, you really love it. And if you don’t, well – there are other options out there. Does the Mark II version change anything? planet5D reader and co-founder of Cloakroom Media Daniel…
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Feb
26
2015

“DSLR Top Features” Survey Reveals Canon’s (and Others’) Challenges

We like asking Kickstarter entrepreneurs what kind of market research they do when planning new products, and that got us thinking about the process used by the big boys – and our own recent survey on DSLR top features. [adrotate group="6"] Back in September we…
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Feb
16
2015

Rumor Update: Canon EOS C300 Mk II Will Have 4K, Aggressive Price

Oh, if it only turns out to be true! A Canon EOS C300 Mark II spec’d to take on the Sony FS7 – and maybe even entice shooters contemplating a Shogun-equipped A7s for 4K -- would be a pretty dramatic statement from Canon, amounting to…
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Jan
28
2015

Chuck Westfall Interview with the Canon C100 Mark II

Our good friend Frank Rohmer had a conversation with Canon's Chuck Westfall and they talked a lot about the Canon EOS C100 and we'd love to share it with out...[adrotate group="6"] Via Youtube Description: I caught up with Chuck Westfall of Canon at CES 2015…
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Jan
9
2015

Simple Sunday Survey #3 – Canon EOS C100?

Well, I am behind schedule as usual. We did do the Simple Sunday Survey on Sunday but it was late because my hard drive crashed on my iMac Saturday. I spent most of the day Sunday trying to backup things just in case.[adrotate group="6"] I…
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Jan
1
2015

Canon drops prices on Canon EOS C100 and Canon EOS C300

Canon's bringing down prices on the Canon EOS C100 (now $3999) and Canon EOS C300 (now $11,999)! That's awesome for those of you wanting to maybe move up from a Canon EOS 5D Mark III - heck, the Canon EOS C100 is now just about…
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Dec
29
2014

Family Flight – 5 Airbus Commercial Planes Flying Like Fighters

While this may not be the most amazing video ever shot, and these commercial planes don't do 'fighter' rolls and such, but I was intrigued by the behind-the-scenes - and they appeared to be using Canon Cinema EOS series cameras for at least part of…
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Nov
25
2014

Vintage Lenses Set the Look for Iconic Australian Surf Culture Tale Puberty Blues Shot by John Brawley

In this age of nostalgia for the film-stocks of the past while lusting after lenses sharp enough for 4K and more, it is useful to remember that vintage glass has its place in recreating the looks of long-gone eras.[adrotate group="6"] Cinematographer John Brawley recently shared some…
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Nov
20
2014

FilmConvert Showcases Winners of Its Cinematography Competition 2014

New Zealand-based film emulation software maker FilmConvert is showcasing the winners of its Cinematography Competition 2014 and what a list of awardees it is! Rather than just the usual first, second and third places, FilmConvert has added an extra third to make a total of…
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Nov
15
2014

Happy 6th Birthday planet5D! A historical look at the DSLR Video Revolution

planetMitch note: This is great DSLR Video history written by Hugh - I'll have a post on Monday with more details about the planet5D history... Cue up the opening seconds of Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band: “It was 20 years ago today, Sgt. Pepper taught the…
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