Archive for the ‘Vendors’ Category

Nov
21
2013

How to Effectively Use Music and Voiceovers when Editing Video

Shutterstock was a vital part of my growth in photography when I started submitting stock photography back in 2005 and they're a new partner with planet5D (more on that coming in December). Someday I'll submit some stock footage. I'm still earning money on photos I…
Nov
20
2013

Add Pro Video Overlays to any HDMI TV Or Monitor with the new V-Converter from Aputure

If you're happy with your external monitor, meaning that you have all the overlay features you need to get well-exposed, in-focus, and correctly color-balanced images, you may not need this device. This review, Aputure V-Converter Review – Pro Video Overlays on any HDMI TV Or…
Nov
19
2013

Aputure V-Screen vs-3 Now Available – A Better Choice for Most DSLR Video Shooters

We would love to introduce you to one of our new sponsors at planet5D - Aputure! They've just announced this 7" LCD WSVGA screen Field Monitor with a bunch of cool options called the Aputure V-Screen vs-3. You can read about it below. It is…
Nov
19
2013

Light Craft is offering 25% off for you to try the Rapid ND

Light Craft Workshop is enticing you to try their Rapid ND Filter by offering it at 25% off! [adrotate group="6"] [adrotate group="9"] Light Craft Rapid ND A perfect Variable Neutral Density filter - It is thin, with just 0.8cm thick, it avoids vignetting at most…
Nov
18
2013

New RØDE mic delivers on-camera audio on the GO!

Our good friends at RØDE have added yet another mic to the VideoMic arsenal - the new VideoMic Go should fit in many kits as it is low priced at $99 and doesn't require any kind of battery! That alone should make it quite appealing…
Nov
15
2013

Juicedlink BMC388 – Specifically designed for Blackmagic users

The most challenging part of making videos, in my opinion, is capturing high quality audio. Shooting with many cameras is made more challenging when there are no XLR inputs (balanced audio with reliable connections) like on many DSLRs, which have lousy preamps. Recording to an…
Nov
13
2013

Morpheus Stabilizer for GoPro, Smartphone and Small Cameras by Cinevate

The good folks at Cinevate included planet5D in a preview of their new product that they've taken to kickstarter to get funded. If you watch the videos below, you'll see just how versatile this nifty little product will be! You've probably seen me tweet about…
Nov
11
2013

LockCircle Announces the New Family of PRIME CIRCLE Professional Filters

Looks like the folks at LockCircle are expanding their product line - they've just sent us this press release about new filters! [adrotate group="6"] [adrotate group="9"] LockCircle Press Release LockCircle is announcing a new family of PRIME CIRCLE professional filters to offer to filmmakers, videographers…
Nov
8
2013

LensProToGo Annual Used Gear Sale Coming on November 13th

Our good friends at LensProToGo are having their annual used lens/camera sale next week! If you're looking for some really good bargains, stop in! [adrotate group="6"] [adrotate group="9"] LensProToGo Gear Sale   From LensProToGo Press Release: What we need to know * All of the…
Nov
7
2013

Director August Bradley Explains How He Makes Cool In-Camera Special Effects with Formatt-Hitech Filters

What if using an ND filter could make awesome artistic special effects and save you hours of time in post-production? August Bradley is a professional LA film director who makes brand films, commercials, and short videos for national corporations and blue-ribbon clients. He uses Formatt-Hitech…