Archive for the ‘Vendors’ Category

Dec
3
2014

Unbelievable New Panavision Primo 70 Lenses Unvieled

The choice in full frame sensor cameras continues to expand and with it a need for the highest quality lenses possible. Panavision the leader in cinema cameras and lenses is rolling out a new lens series the Primo 70 series.[adrotate group="6"] These lenses have been created…
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Dec
3
2014

JuicedLINK DARling will Revolutionize the Way You Capture Audio

I had a chance to see the JuicedLINK DARling prototype at NAB and needless to say I was super excited about getting my hands on one.  My wait is almost over. Recording audio is quickly becoming the norm for most shooters to handle on their own.…
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Dec
2
2014

Aputure V-Mic D2: A Novel Approach to Basic DSLR Audio Limitations

How do you cost-effectively improve sound recording quality from your DSLR? The Aputure V-mic D2 answers: take the load off your camera’s preamp and on-board mic by adding a better preamp to a shoe-mounted shotgun mic -- and provide an outboard, binary LED sound meter…
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Dec
2
2014

Kickstarter Staff Pick Lume Cube: Good Things Come in Small Packages

Taking up about the same space as a GoPro, Lume Cube mashes up the GoPro ethos with state of the art LEDs, Pocket Wizard-style control via Bluetooth and a smartphone app – and the ability to function as either continuous lighting for video or flash…
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Dec
1
2014

Cyber Monday Specials from SmallHD, DSLR Solutions, f-stop and HUGE T5i discount

Sometimes it really is worth waiting for Cyber Monday. Case in point: SmallHD’s site-wide sale today only, with discounts from 10-30%. After reviewing their AC-7 OLED, I can attest to the fact that SmallHD makes some great field monitors. The AC7-OLED-SDI is on sale for…
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Nov
28
2014

More Black Friday Specials – totally new (not in yesterday’s batch)

Here's another batch of Black Friday and Cyber Monday deals that is completely different than what we showed you yesterday! Don't miss those deals as well!!! SUPPORT planet5D Please also remember... if you would like to support planet5D during Black Friday (or at any time…
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Nov
27
2014

Major Mega Post with 20+ Black Friday Photo/Video Gear Deals!

We've gathered an amazing group of "Black Friday" specials for you guys and gals! Many of these have started now, and we even have more that will be announced on Friday and a couple for "Cyber Monday" too![adrotate group="6"] These deals are fleeting but significant…
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Nov
26
2014

Kickstarter Staff Pick Lumera Brings WiFi and Social to the Rest of Us

Pack-of-cigarettes-sized, open source hardware add-on Lumera allows instantaneous transmission of your DSLR and mirrorless shots to social networks; offload to USB drive; and remote control of your camera via smartphone app. [adrotate group="6"] For those of us with older-school cameras (read: no integrated WiFi), there…
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Nov
21
2014

DJI Inspire 1 Does Just That: Inspire

OK, this puppy fires one’s imagination and immolates one’s wallet (relative to the DJI Phantom), but the DJI Inspire 1 aerial drone looks like it just might be worth it.[adrotate group="6"] Take the ease of use, specs and functions of DJI’s renowned Phantom (specifically the…
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Nov
20
2014

DxO Releases Full Version of DxO FilmPack 5 Analog Film Emulation Package

French imaging software company DxO Labs has released the latest version of its analog film emulation software package DxO FilmPack 5. Prior to this, FilmPack 5’s film simulations were integrated into the recently-released DxO OpticsPro 10 as a plug-in. [adrotate group="6"]Now they are available via…
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