Archive for the ‘Vendors’ Category

Jul
24
2013

Shape Introduces their new BlackMagic Pocket Cinema Camera Cage

Shape has announced this new DSLR cage that wraps around the new BlackMagic Pocket Cinema Camera. It is good that they've included space for the EVF and other gizmos as well. [caption id="attachment_29866" align="aligncenter" width="514"] DSLR Cage for BlackMagic Pocket Cinema Camera from Shape[/caption] [adrotate…
Jul
23
2013

CineShark Oracle Cage now available

If you have an Oracle Controller (made by Kessler), there's now a cage available from CineShark [adrotate group="6"] [adrotate group="9"] Oracle Cage The CineShark Oracle cage helps protect your precious Oracle, without getting in the way, or adding pounds to your setup. The cage features…
Jul
19
2013

Win ikan rig and follow focus at planet5D!

Win a DSLR rig with follow focus from ikan and planet5D! As a reminder, we're doing a giveaway on the planet5D forums (more info on the giveaway) and we're highlighting the products that you might win! In this case, our amazing friends at ikan are…
Jul
18
2013

From “Carl Zeiss” to “ZEISS” – a simple name change

Our good friends at Carl Zeiss have decided that so many people just say "Zeiss" that maybe it was time to change. What do you think? Did you even know the official name was "Carl Zeiss"? [adrotate group="6"] [adrotate group="9"] From “Carl Zeiss” to “ZEISS”…
Jul
18
2013

ikan wins exclusive Titla distribution

This news was a bit ago, but we just found it and we've had a couple of people ask about Titla gear, so many of you may be interested! [adrotate group="6"] [adrotate group="9"] Press Release: IKAN WINS EXCLUSIVE TILTA DISTRIBUTION DEAL ikan Corporaton (Houston) and…
Jul
17
2013

RØDE Purchases FiRe Application

This is great news - RØDE now owns the application used by their SmartLav mics! I'm hoping this means the app will get some great new additions as time goes on. I had noticed not long after the smartLav was released that RØDE had contracted…
Jul
17
2013

Freefly to start shipping MōVI M10 on August 15, and new lower priced MōVI Model

If you've been excited about the MōVI from Freefly, then you'll be excited to know that they're going to start shipping on August 15! Plus, they're also announcing a new model with a much lower price point - only $4999. Here's the press release from…
Jul
12
2013

From edelkrone: The New Slider PLUS v2 – plus Shipping Special thru July 18

We just got this tease from our friends at edelkrone... looks intriguing! We'll have more next week! Notice also that edelkrone is running a special -- see the ad to the right ---->> but it only runs thru July 18th!!! [adrotate group="6"] [adrotate group="9"] edelkrone…
Jul
11
2013

The 3 Legged Thing X1.1 Brian – portable/travel tripod review

When I saw the tweet below from friend Sara Collaton, I had to watch the video and learn more! Wow! This looks like a real winner. I am always sad when I go shopping for tripods as they never seem tall enough for me -…
Jul
9
2013

Komodo Video Dolly by Photography and Cinema (P&C)

While I haven't yet had the chance to try one of these out, I do have the P&C Gearbox (see my first look: "daily planet5D #41 – the GearBox accessory cage") and I use that thing a lot! So I thought we'd show you another…