Archive for the ‘Vendors’ Category

Jan
21
2014

Experience Unparalleled Versatility with Strahlen LED Lights

Andy sent in his indigogo project for some new lights he's put together - they look incredibly solid and the 'silent' aspect is appealing. [adrotate group="6"] Introducing Strahlen The Strahlen ST-100 offers exceptional flexibility, quality, and value for filmmakers and photographers. Message from Andy at…
Jan
20
2014

Switronix Powers Up The Timelapse Group’s New Year’s Eve in Times Square

From our friends at Switronix, we get an intriguing video shot by the time-lapse group on New Year's Eve in some unusual place called "Times Square" - why would that be interesting at all for New Year's? HA![adrotate group="6"] Switronix Introduces The Timelapse Group From…
Jan
20
2014

Get Precise and Smooth Focus Control with Aputure’s V-Control

(In the "I didn't know they had that" department) Aputure announced the V-Control - a usb device to give you precise and smooth focus control last year. [adrotate group="6"] I have used other USB controllers (tho I haven't yet had a chance to test this…
Jan
13
2014

New Entry-level Nikon D3300 loses the L-P filter and gains 24MP

The majority of planet5D readers use Canon cameras so why this announcement about an entry-level Nikon? Because the truth is that there are many companies making excellent cameras and we are lucky to have so many to choose from. And, it's more about what we're…
Jan
9
2014

edelkrone Presents Target: An Automated Cinematic Tool for tracking your subject

Now this is cool - edelkrone has announced the Target Module for SliderPLUS V2 - a slider that tracks the object you're wanting to highlight as the camera moves thru the slider! Very cool Have a look at the awesome video below to really see…
Jan
8
2014

Introducing a new PluralEyes feature called SMART START

One of the best ways to sync external audio with your video is a program we've featured many times on planet5D called Pluraleyes (which of course as you know is now owned by RedGiant). They've added a new feature called Smart Start - which makes…
Dec
27
2013

KICK – the smart little light that does all colors and lots more

Here's a way to add a kick of light into your scene while being able to control the light from your smart phone or with the manual controls on the device. We'd love to have you comment on this in our forums! [adrotate group="6"] What's…
Dec
26
2013

The Swiss Army Knife for Your DSLR – gear from Emotimo

I've had a chance to have a long conversation with Brian from Emotimo about timelapse, video, motion control systems, and of course his eMotimo TB3 - which I'm very impressed with even tho I've never used one (yet). We'll be testing one out in the…
Dec
24
2013

Grab your gear at Jag35′s Winter SALE!

Ring in the New Year with all new gear by taking advantage of our Jag35 Winter Sale! From now until the end of the month get 25% off your favorite Jag35 products, from Rigs to Baseplates and everything in between. Get the best gear for…
Dec
23
2013

Support for Canon DSLR Live View now available in iStopMotion

I know a couple of you out there are into making stop motion movies - and this may just be the ticket for you! iStopMotion now has the ability to support Canon HDSLRs with live view, so you have much more flexibility for making your…