Archive for the ‘Vendors’ Category

May
2
2014

Brydge Keyboards Bringing iPad Keyboards to a Whole New Level

This is a way off topic follow up to our review of the Brydge a few months ago - turns out they've been bought out and are ramping up better customer service and new products as well... so I thought i'd just support them by…
May
1
2014

planet5D Giveaway – Win one of three Benro S8 Video Tripod Products!

Continuing our awesome giveaways, we're now giving away 3 Benro S8 tripod products! We're giving away 2 Benro S8 tripods and one Benro S8 head.[adrotate group="6"] Plus, Benro has some rebates going on - so scroll down to see how much you can save! Note:…
Apr
29
2014

Export Adobe Premiere Sequence Timeline to Multiple Output Videos Using Cinemartin PLIN

Last week we highlighted our new sponsor Cinemartin and their tool Cinec 3.X and today, we'd like to introduce you to PLIN - which is a windows plugin to let you export ProRes and H.265 via Premiere[adrotate group="6"] Cinemartin PLIN: A plugin for Adobe Premiere…
Apr
28
2014

Logger’s Lunchbox – “the Rest of the DSLR” – innovative solution for audio and power

Late last week, I had the most amazing 4 hour lunch with the creators of this unique solution - the "Logger's Lunchbox" which is a kickstarter project you are likely very interested in funding if you shoot with DSLRs. [adrotate group="6"] Hannah Radcliff and Edward…
Apr
28
2014

Achieve Stable Footage with the Highest Levels of Precision with the DJI Ronin

A couple of cool DJI Ronin stabilizer videos that were sent to us - the first from NAB 2014 is one of the only "tests" done at NAB shot on the iPhone, but hey, you take what you can get [adrotate group="6"] DJI Ronin Demo…
Apr
26
2014

Cinemartin Announces the Release of Cinec 3.X

Hopefully you've seen the new sponsor Cinemartin in the ads section - we appreciate them joining the planet5D family. Cinemartin just announced the newest version of their video conversion tool for Windows (no mac version - sorry) called Cinec 3.x [adrotate group="6"] you can read…
Apr
24
2014

40% Price Drop on All Jag35 Product Line

With all the excitement before and during NAB, this article just didn't get published - our apologies to the folks at Jag35 Jag35 has always produced very nice gear with a target of delivering gear at low prices...[adrotate group="6"] but this announcement is just amazing…
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"]…