Archive for 'Computer'
Posted on 24. Apr, 2013 by Keith Alvendia.
Red Giant is doing some great things and they’ve just released “Spy vs. Guy” a Canon EOS 5D Mark III short shot to show off their latest software BulletProof. The hard part (and I’m not sure they’ve really been able to pull this off) is to shoot a short that demonstrates software that works on [...]
Posted on 26. Feb, 2013 by Patryk Kizny.
DitoGear™ Modulo enters production and is already available for orders. The first batch ships no later than on March 9th! What’s even cooler, you can win one of the ModuloDrive motor kits (ModuloDrive servo motor unit + OmniController + Accessories). Read more about it at DitoGear website. Precision meets portability Modulo is the new, modular motion control system from [...]
Posted on 20. Feb, 2013 by planetmitch.
This just came across my desk – and there are more and more storage options coming online these days – I especially like to see the ones that can be ‘bus powered’ (meaning they don’t need a power brick and can run from the power in your computer). This setup from Other World Computing (OWC®) [...]
Posted on 31. Jan, 2013 by planetmatt.
It is great to know that just because mass shipping has not yet occurred with the Blackmagic Cinema Camera, the team at Blackmagic is staying busy doing an impressive job with firmware updates. The new software update can be found here and includes time lapse recording, aperture indicator when using compatible EF lenses, ExFAT formatting [...]
Posted on 17. Jan, 2013 by planetmitch.
I’ve learned several things lately about data management and earlier I showed you Event ManagerX for managing projects and events in FCPX – but now, I’ve learned an even better trick – using Apple’s sparse disk images to create entire stand alone archive disks for events and projects. Links: planet5d.com/sparsedisk planet5d.com/chrisfolder daily planet5D #49 Archiving [...]
Posted on 22. Aug, 2012 by planetmitch.
Patrick Moreau and fabulous team over at @stillmotion sent me the very first worldwide copy of SMAPP, their filmmaking iPhone application. And I’m honored as well as very impressed by what they’ve accomplished. This team is doing some amazing things and you’ll want to have this tool in your arsenal. What the heck is SMAPP [...]
Posted on 23. Jul, 2012 by planetmitch.
Looks like the guys behind Magic Lantern have really stepped it up lately – this demo video and new release look really solid. I’ll be trying it out over the next few days and will give you a report. They’re saying this version is very stable and that many are using it every day for [...]
Posted on 10. Jul, 2012 by planetmitch.
The geniuses behind magic lantern sent me this yesterday – they’ve started testing a hot new version – plus they’ve moved to a new site making things much easier to find and to know what is going on. It has been a long time since the last stable release and so this is indeed great [...]
Posted on 12. Jun, 2012 by planetmitch.
I know this isn’t HDSLR related, but I also know that over 60% of our readers are mac users and so I know those of you will be interested (tho many of you were following the announcements yesterday) in these new mac products. Many of us were disappointed the rumors were wrong and we didn’t [...]
Posted on 05. Jun, 2012 by planetmitch.
When digging around the other day, I found this really cool experimental film that was shot on a Canon EOS 5D Mark II and combines the use of the Kinect for Xbox 360 with the HDSLR footage and it has some cool potential for future use. It turns out that RGB+D team, Jonathan Minard, are [...]
Posted on 31. May, 2012 by planetmitch.
For those of you who have DaVinci Resolve, you will be interested in learning more about this new library of coloring grades from Color Grading Central. Luster Power Grades Want to know the secrets to creating that illusive or sophisticated look? Denver Riddle of Color Grading Central is sharing his library of Luster Power Grades [...]
Posted on 16. Apr, 2012 by planetViking.
Plural Eyes 3.0 Major update of editors’ favorite timesaver delivers new visual workspace and lightning fast syncing; users can manage media and projects in new and more imaginative ways Vancouver, British Columbia — April 16, 2012 — Singular Software™, a developer of workflow automation applications for video production, is demonstrating the brand new PluralEyes version [...]