Archive for the ‘Vendors’ Category

Nov
21
2014

DJI Inspire 1 Does Just That: Inspire

OK, this puppy fires one’s imagination and immolates one’s wallet (relative to the DJI Phantom), but the DJI Inspire 1 aerial drone looks like it just might be worth it.[adrotate group="6"] Take the ease of use, specs and functions of DJI’s renowned Phantom (specifically the…
Nov
20
2014

DxO Releases Full Version of DxO FilmPack 5 Analog Film Emulation Package

French imaging software company DxO Labs has released the latest version of its analog film emulation software package DxO FilmPack 5.[adrotate group="6"] Prior to this, FilmPack 5’s film simulations were integrated into the recently-released DxO OpticsPro 10 as a plug-in. Now they are available via…
Nov
20
2014

Ryan Avery Launches Kickstarter Appeal for Veydra Micro Four Thirds Matched Prime Ciné Lenses

Ryan Avery of movie product distributor Convergence Products and now Veydra has launched a KickStarter project to make the Veydra Mini Primes, a set of dedicated prime optics for movie cameras like the Panasonic Lumix GH4 and Blackmagic Design’s Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera according to…
Nov
19
2014

Four TASCAM Audio Recorders for the Indie Moviemaker – Sound Acquisition, Joined Up & Separate

How often do read that “you can hear an indie film before you see it”. In other words, poor sound is the first giveaway for low-budget productions. But what if audio acquisition were made easier for indie moviemakers, especially one-person bands? [adrotate group="6"] What if sound…
Nov
18
2014

Kojicolor Film Emulation DSLR LUTs $79 Special Offer: Get Em While They’re Hot!

FCPX plug-in maker CrumplePop is offering a $120 discount right now on the Koji DSLR film emulation LUTs designed by Dale Grahn, acclaimed colorist for Steven Spielberg amongst many other Hollywood greats.[adrotate group="6"] That’s $79 off the usual price of $199 for this set of…
Nov
17
2014

Blackmagic Does It Again, Releases Free Light and Paid Full Versions of Industry-Leading VFX+ Software, Fusion 7

Blackmagic Design is on a roll with releasing not-quite-full-featured free, light versions of essential movie industry-leading software products. Recently it was DaVinci Resolve 11 Lite and its full, paid version. Now it is visual effects package Fusion 7 Free and the full, paid-for version, Fusion Studio…
Nov
14
2014

Win a DitoGear™ T’rantula GO slider worth over $1,800 on planet5D!

We're giving away another awesome product - the T’rantula GO from DitoGear - which is valued at over $1,800! We're thrilled to be able to offer you this great prize - but you've got to help us spread the word.[adrotate group="6"] For the occasion of…
Nov
14
2014

Hands-on Review: Aputure Amaran HR672C

The speed with which innovation and high function are trickling down to lower price points is astonishing. Case in point: the Amaran HR672.[adrotate group="6"] It was only a month ago that I was blown away by a set of LED 1x1’s, yet here I am…
Nov
14
2014

The Codec Wars, Ep.7: Cinemartin H.265 & ProRes Plugin for After Effects

Cinemartin now allows you to export to H.265 from within Adobe After Effects. If you haven’t done so already, you’ll be hearing more about H.265 – that’s right, 5, not 4 – in the coming days and weeks.[adrotate group="6"] Maybe you first read about H.265…
Nov
13
2014

Atomos Announces Shogun Production Run Completed; 50% Off CFast When You Buy a Ninja Star

You’ve read about it and lusted for it, and now the first production run of the 4K Atomos Shogun is ready. And if your dreams are only slight less ambitious, Atomos has a gift for you, too: through December 31st, you'll get 50% off their…