Archive for 'D4'
Posted on 04. Oct, 2012 by SimonBailey.
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 – first DSLR cameras fit for broadcast Update… we earlier reported [...]
Posted on 19. Sep, 2012 by planetmitch.
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 that this is a “must-see” before but I’m not kidding [...]
Posted on 26. Jun, 2012 by planetmitch.
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 test of the Nikon D4, in fact, it was the [...]
Posted on 25. Jun, 2012 by planetmitch.
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 cinestyle picture styles as well as moire and sharpening on [...]
Posted on 10. Apr, 2012 by planetmitch.
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 Dec 2010, we asked you what features you wanted in [...]
Posted on 05. Apr, 2012 by planetmitch.
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! OS X Lion: Supported digital camera RAW formats Supported by Digital Camera RAW Compatibility Update 3.12 Canon EOS 5D Mark III Supported by Digital [...]
Posted on 19. Mar, 2012 by planetmitch.
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 is pretty nice; good testing of some natural low light [...]
Posted on 28. Feb, 2012 by planetmitch.
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! The PR New Limited Edition Nikon Gold DSLR Rigs from Redrock Micro Support Rigs in Nikon Gold and Midnight Black a Perfect Match [...]
Posted on 23. Feb, 2012 by planetmitch.
We talk a lot about the noise and grain in video and stills – but sometimes you want to add grain texture to your film – so how do you do that? rgrain has come out with a new set of inexpensive clips you can add to your project with any editor and for clips [...]
Posted on 30. Jan, 2012 by planetmitch.
I found these two new videos from Joe McNally who’s had his hands all over the Nikon D4 and wanted to share them with you. Joe McNally Photography- Little Freddie King, Livin’ The Blues Snip from Joe’s post Little Freddie King is the real deal. He hopped the rails at the age of 14, and [...]
Posted on 22. Jan, 2012 by planetmitch.
Last week, we posted “Side by side: Nikon D4 Vs. Canon EOS 1D X – which should you buy?” and got some good feedback, but this week, we thought we’d use this as the poll question and made it simple, you can pick one or the other but nothing else. If you’re not happy with [...]
Posted on 17. Jan, 2012 by planetmitch.
Frank Rohmer went to CES and shot this interview for planet5D about the new Nikon D4 – have a watch to see the latest info on this hot new camera. Frank Rohmer’s report: Our thanks to Frank for taking time to get this interview for us! (cover photo credit: snap from the video)