Archive for the ‘D4’ Category

Apr
24
2014

Upgrade to Nikon’s Bit Rate Released by Nikon Hacker

Of course, we're all excited about the progress of Magic Lantern over on Canon cameras, but what about our friends who are shooting Nikon? Nikon Hacker is showing how it has increased the bit rate.[adrotate group="6"] Nikon Hacker Ups the Bit Rate for Nikon Cameras…
Feb
24
2014

Hot! Nikon Releases the Nikon D4s

Nikon rolls out a new version of the Nikon D4 called the Nikon D4s - which surprisingly is already available for pre-order at Adorama at $6,496.95. It should be available on March 6th. Very similar in some respects to the Nikon D4, the D4s will…
Oct
4
2012

Nikon D4 & D800 – first DSLR cameras to pass the EBU broadcast test

In his first blog post for planet5D, Simon Bailey addresses an interesting point that we've heard very little about Nikon cameras and the EBU broadcast video tests. Learn more about Simon in his bio at the bottom of the article. Nikon D4 & D800 -…
Sep
19
2012

An absolutely stunning MUST SEE tilt-shift timelapse "The Lion City"

This absolutely stunning new tilt-shift timelapse short shot in Singapore on Nikon and Canon HDSLRs called "the lion city" which is an absolute total "must-see" with a new technique I've never seen before. It is fascinating and very cool. I know you've seen people say…
Jun
26
2012

daily planet5D #4 – Nikon D4 here and gone – a hands on report

The folks at LensProToGo lent me a Nikon D4 for the weekend to test and I'm pleased to finally get this report out to you (it took over a week of fooling around with corrupt files to get this done). This wasn't a sophisticated scientific…
Jun
25
2012

Moire and sharpness battle – Nikon D4 vs Canon EOS 5D Mark II and Canon EOS 5D Mark III

We had the Nikon D4 for the weekend on loan from LensProToGo and wanted to compare it to the 2 bodies I own - the Canon EOS 5D Mark II and the Canon EOS 5D Mark III. Here are some side-by-side examples of standard vs…
Apr
10
2012

The great next HDSLR features poll… what do you want in your next pro DSLR?

With all the cameras recently announced (like the Canon EOS 5D Mark III and the Nikon D800) and many of them having the features you indicated you wanted in the last poll, we thought we'd ask the question again! If you don't recall, back in…
Apr
5
2012

Apple updates RAW formats for Canon EOS 5D Mark III and Nikon!

We reported the updates for Nikon on our HDSLR scoop news the other day, but just now, we've found the Canon EOS 5D Mark III update in our software update! [adrotate group="6"] [adrotate group="9"] OS X Lion: Supported digital camera RAW formats Supported by Digital…
Mar
19
2012

Nikon D4 video tests trickling in

There's just so much going on right now it is crazy! The Nikon D4 is in the hands of a few lucky people and seems to have started shipping in a couple of areas, so some videos are starting to trickle out. The first one…
Feb
28
2012

Redrock announces New Limited Edition Nikon Gold DSLR Rigs

For those of you buying Nikon gear like the Nikon D4 and the Nikon D800, you'll be very interested to see what Redrock Micro has available now - Nikon Gold DSLR rigs! [caption id="attachment_18174" align="aligncenter" width="550" caption="Redrock Micro Nikon Gold Captain Stubling"][/caption] [adrotate group="6"] [adrotate…