Archive for the ‘Vendors’ Category

Apr
23
2014

The Canon Digital Learning Center Offers Useful Tools for Creative Wedding Professionals

If you've ever shot a wedding, you know the pressure to capture the key moments is intense. You may as well run and hide if you miss any of those one-of-a-kind happenings; you're in deep doo-doo unless you get them all. Professional shooter Joe Simon…
Apr
22
2014

FlashQ – the Smallest Wireless Flash Trigger Ever

There are many wireless flash triggers on the market, but I think this is about the smallest I've ever seen and it is up for funding on indiegogo (and not doing too well - maybe there's not enough market? Or is it just not getting…
Apr
22
2014

First-Ever Video Output Working on Open-Source Axiom Alpha Prototype

The open-source, open-book approach taken by the development team at Apertus with their tagline = "Open Source Cinema" is a refreshing and exciting new approach to video product development. Sure, it's obvious why the Canons, Sonys and Arris of the world have to operate[adrotate group="6"]…
Apr
17
2014

Circular Fisheye lens from Lensbaby Now Available

I've always been fascinated by what LensBaby is doing (I even interviewed them several years ago on the podcast) and this entry into the 'fisheye' world looks interesting.[adrotate group="6"] Lensbaby Launches a 5.8mm 185° Circular Fisheye Lens for Creative Photography Lensbaby, makers of creative effects…
Apr
17
2014

Introducing Datacolor SpyderHD – Premiere Color Calibration Suite

We worked with the guys from DataColor last fall on our training tour and I was very impressed with their ability to color calibrate just about anything. They've been focussing on the photography industry for a long time and have tons of experience there and…
Apr
16
2014

Blackmagic Explains Development of Firmware Updates for Blackmagic Cinema Camera and Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera

Recently, Blackmagic has been getting some heat from customers because they continue to release new products, but in the eyes of existing customers, they are feeling a bit left out as there are still issues with the current firmware versions on existing products.[adrotate group="6"] Blackmagic…
Apr
16
2014

Aputure Announces its 2014 Video Contest

Aputure has been with planet5D for a few months now and they've graciously sent us several products we're currently testing and will be posting reviews in the next month or so, but they're also running this cool giveaway[adrotate group="6"] that you should enter - there…
Apr
16
2014

Introducing Flycam Flyboy-III DSLR Stabilizer – An Ultra-light, ultra-compact DSLR Stabilizer System

We've seen plenty of new products with NAB last week, but we also got this press release about a new DSLR Stabilizer system from FLYCAM - and it is priced right at only $40![adrotate group="6"] Flycam Flyboy-III Now Available From Flycam Press: Flycam has announced…
Apr
11
2014

Atomos Shogun 4K & Ninja Star Recorders – NAB 2014 from NextWaveDV

planet5D is partnering with nextwaveDV.com to bring you coverage from the NAB 2014 show floor. We’ve worked with Tony and Sean for years and they do an excellent job of providing quality interviews from NAB and we’re thrilled to be sharing their show floor interviews…
Apr
11
2014

Syrp Genie Time Lapse & Magic Carpet Slider – NAB 2014 from NextWaveDV

planet5D is partnering with nextwaveDV.com to bring you coverage from the NAB 2014 show floor. We’ve worked with Tony and Sean for years and they do an excellent job of providing quality interviews from NAB and we’re thrilled to be sharing their show floor interviews…