Archive for the ‘Vendors’ Category

Mar
27
2014

Shipping Now Available for Rocket Travel Slider by Aviator Camera Gear

Rocket Travel Slider Now Shipping Aviator Camera Gear, makers of lightweight, compact, camera accessories for filmmakers on the go is now shipping their newest essential tools: The Rocket Travel Slider, carbon fiber Travel Tracks, and the world's smallest Hi-Hat.[adrotate group="6"] After last years wildly successful…
Mar
27
2014

edelkrone Announces the New Craft Module for SliderPLUS V2 and SliderPLUS PRO

Introducing edelkrone Craft Module Yesterday’s puzzles become today’s fun Motion time-lapse, macro videography and stop-motion. All of them are lengthy techniques and sophisticated tasks requiring flawless planning in addition to knowledge for the perfect production. [adrotate group="6"]edelkrone’s Craft Module takes on these tasks for you.…
Mar
27
2014

Lucky Winner of the DitoGear OmniSlider on planet5D

Our recent giveaway is over unfortunately for most... it is sad that we can only pick one winner... but the random number generator picked Patrick Stapleton to receive the DitoGear Omnislider! Don't get me wrong, I am very happy for Patrick,[adrotate group="6"] but I also…
Mar
26
2014

Zoom iQ5 Lets You Make Professional-Quality Audio from your iOS Device

Wow, here's a device that's going to forever change audio recording with your iPhone. The new Zoom iQ5 brings directional stereo and high-quality audio-grabbing to your iPhone party. [adrotate group="6"] This Zoom iQ5 is for film makers and prosumers who want CD-quality audio and width-adjustable…
Mar
25
2014

Take Full Advantage of your Tripod using the 4DSLR Tripod Stud

A good friend of planet5D, 4DSLR, is running a kickstarter for a simple device that makes total sense... using something that is already open on the tripod you're probably using! Here's a quote from Brandan at 4DSLR:[adrotate group="6"] The problem is that most monitorsor audio…
Mar
24
2014

Tips on Mastering the Art of Kickstarter: Cinetics’ Axis360: Automated Motion Control System

Two minutes into my chat with Justin Jensen, the founder of Austin-based Cinetics, he said, "We owe everything to our community of loyal film makers who've supported our product launches on Kickstarter." With three successful Kickstarter launches, the latest being their Axis360 Kickstarter campaign, it's…
Mar
23
2014

Tame the Power of the Sun with Transvideo’s New 6″ CinemonitorHD Evolution X-SBL Field Monitor

Need a really bright monitor you can see in full sunlight? How about a virtual horizon for your Steadicam moves with a patented gyrostabilized electronic bubble with real-time shock compensation and acceleration compensation? OK, if that doesn't ring your bell, then how about construction that's…
Mar
22
2014

Canon Celebrates Milestone – 70 Million EOS Cameras Produced

Canon loyalists can celebrate the world's largest camera manufacturer's announcement that 70 million EOS Series have been produced (and sold) since their inception in 1987. Did you know that EOS stands for “Electro Optical System?” EOS marked the innovation of an electronic lens mount (and…
Mar
21
2014

Cinevate Crash Cage – A Solid Metal Fortress For Your Camera

Our friends from Cinevate have launched this new 'Crash Cage' which also has a ton of mounting points. How do you use your cage? Does yours prevent damage to your camera?[adrotate group="6"] [adrotate banner="5"] Cinevate has just launched the Crash Cage! The Cinevate Crash Cage…
Mar
21
2014

Eroz Steady Aid – Most Practical Camera Stabilizer Support

Here's an interesting gizmo for those of you who may have or be looking at a handheld Glidecam or some way to help stabilize your DSLR video camera (or even a GoPro). This recent kickstarter project aims to give relief to your single tired arm…