Archive for the ‘Vendors’ Category

Nov
15
2013

Juicedlink BMC388 – Specifically designed for Blackmagic users

The most challenging part of making videos, in my opinion, is capturing high quality audio. Shooting with many cameras is made more challenging when there are no XLR inputs (balanced audio with reliable connections) like on many DSLRs, which have lousy preamps. Recording to an…
Nov
13
2013

Morpheus Stabilizer for GoPro, Smartphone and Small Cameras by Cinevate

The good folks at Cinevate included planet5D in a preview of their new product that they've taken to kickstarter to get funded. If you watch the videos below, you'll see just how versatile this nifty little product will be! You've probably seen me tweet about…
Nov
11
2013

LockCircle Announces the New Family of PRIME CIRCLE Professional Filters

Looks like the folks at LockCircle are expanding their product line - they've just sent us this press release about new filters! [adrotate group="6"] [adrotate group="9"] LockCircle Press Release LockCircle is announcing a new family of PRIME CIRCLE professional filters to offer to filmmakers, videographers…
Nov
8
2013

LensProToGo Annual Used Gear Sale Coming on November 13th

Our good friends at LensProToGo are having their annual used lens/camera sale next week! If you're looking for some really good bargains, stop in! [adrotate group="6"] [adrotate group="9"] LensProToGo Gear Sale   From LensProToGo Press Release: What we need to know * All of the…
Nov
7
2013

Director August Bradley Explains How He Makes Cool In-Camera Special Effects with Formatt-Hitech Filters

What if using an ND filter could make awesome artistic special effects and save you hours of time in post-production? August Bradley is a professional LA film director who makes brand films, commercials, and short videos for national corporations and blue-ribbon clients. He uses Formatt-Hitech…
Nov
6
2013

Introducing DitoGear™ PowerBrick 11Ah Li-ion

DitoGear is pleased to announce the launch of DitoGear™ PowerBrick 11Ah Li-ion. [adrotate group="6"] [adrotate group="9"] PowerBrick PowerBrick is a lightweight and portable power solution: The total weight of the PowerBrick is only 1kg (2.2lbs) Battery dimensions are: 70mm x 70mm x 150mm Power outputs:…
Oct
23
2013

First Footage from the Digital Bolex D16 After Final Sensor Calibration

With so many new video camera announcements, can Elle and Joe at Digital Bolex cut through the noise? This post over at Digital Bolex gives a glimpse of what may make this new cam one-of-a-kind. These first few frame grabs and a short test with…
Oct
22
2013

LensProToGo revamps its site and offers discount

I've been a big fan of LensProToGo for a long time - love their team and the excitement they have for what they do - plus they just do a great job of renting gear. They've launched a new design for their site and it…
Oct
21
2013

Canon Shutter Count? Get accurate shutter actuations from ShutterCount App

One of the oldest questions around the DSLR market has always been "how many shutter actuations does my camera have?" In fact, one of the most popular posts in the past was this planet5D article "Canon EOS 5D Mark II shutter count actuation utility" Well…
Oct
2
2013

FilmConvert for Adobe Plugins adds Color Corrector, Hardware Acceleration

A year ago many film makers raved about the powerful film looks achievable with FilmConvert. Now the goodness is, for Premiere and After Effects users, faster and even more awesome with powerful new features as announced on the FilmConvert web site. [adrotate group="6"] [adrotate group="9"]…