Archive for the ‘Vendors’ Category

Nov
12
2012

RØDE announces a new “Reporter” interview mic

Our friends over at RØDE have announce a new mic for doing field reports called the "Reporter" They have also added a removable 'flag' somewhat different from the traditional triangular mic flag for putting on a corporate logo - this one goes above the mic…
Nov
9
2012

Canon Lens and Speedlight USA Rebates thru December

Have I mentioned lately how far behind I am on just about everything? YIKES Just found out yesterday about these Canon lens and speedlight rebates for the folks in the USA - running thru the end of 2012. By the way, we've set up a…
Nov
7
2012

FocusMaker new follow focus system for all DSLR cameras

FocusMaker is another entry in the inexpensive (this one is $89) follow focus market arrived in our inbox this morning. We're looking forward to trying this out. Have a look at our earlier coverage of some other follow focus units "daily planet5D #31 - inexpensive…
Nov
5
2012

Canon adds 2 cool new EF lenses – EF 24-70 f/4L IS & EF 35 f/2 IS

Canon has pulled the string on 2 new EF lenses with image stabilization - the Canon EF 24-70mm f/4.0L IS USM and the Canon EF 35mm f/2.0 IS USM         PRE-ORDER at B&H:: Canon EF 35mm f/2.0 IS USM Canon EF 24-70mm…
Nov
5
2012

Cinevate announces a November Slider Sale – $100 off!

Our friends over at Cinevate have announced a sale ($100 off) on their award winning Atlas 10 and Atlas FLT sliders for the month of November - we thought you might like to know! [adrotate group="6"] [adrotate group="9"] Cinevate Slider Sale flyer [caption id="attachment_24157" align="aligncenter"…
Nov
2
2012

Buy a RØDE Mic and get PluralEyes 3 free!

Here's a great promotion for November and December - buy a RØDE VideoMic Pro or a RØDE Stereo VideoMic Pro and get a copy of RedGiant PluralEyes 3 for free! [adrotate group="6"] [adrotate group="9"] RØDE Promotion: Friday November 2, 2012 – ‘Dual-System’ audio for filmmaking…
Nov
1
2012

November giveaway! Win a Switronix Torch BOLT LED light and battery kit

We've got another cool product to giveaway from our friends at Switronix - one of their Torch BOLT LED lights and they're also throwing in the battery kit! And please note, Switronix has graciously agreed to ship anywhere in the world! So this is a…
Nov
1
2012

Winner of the $450 4th RigWheels Giveaway!

Jared Turinsky won the RigWheels Kit 8 - $450 value - that our good friends at RigWheels offered! We truly appreciate RigWheels as well as all of our planet5D readers who entered! As a reminder, RigWheels announced some cool new products this past month. RigWheels…
Oct
24
2012

Apple releases new Final Cut Pro X version – includes native RED support and more

Apple released a new version of FCPX yesterday (along with a slew of new products) and this version includes many features - including REDCODE support. The question remains - how many people has Apple lost to the likes of Avid and Adobe in the process…
Oct
24
2012

Biggest RigWheels giveaway – $450 value – plus last week’s winner

Our friends over at Rigwheels have announced a slew of new products to help photographers and Filmmakers - and we're going to be doing 4 giveaways in October - this is the fourth and final in the sequence! Since this is the fourth week of…