Archive for the ‘Vendors’ Category

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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Nov
20
2014

Ryan Avery Launches Kickstarter Appeal for Veydra Micro Four Thirds Matched Prime Ciné Lenses

Ryan Avery of movie product distributor Convergence Products and now Veydra has launched a KickStarter project to make the Veydra Mini Primes, a set of dedicated prime optics for movie cameras like the Panasonic Lumix GH4 and Blackmagic Design’s Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera according to…
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Nov
19
2014

Four TASCAM Audio Recorders for the Indie Moviemaker – Sound Acquisition, Joined Up & Separate

How often do read that “you can hear an indie film before you see it”. In other words, poor sound is the first giveaway for low-budget productions. But what if audio acquisition were made easier for indie moviemakers, especially one-person bands? [adrotate group="6"] What if sound…
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Nov
18
2014

Kojicolor Film Emulation DSLR LUTs $79 Special Offer: Get Em While They’re Hot!

FCPX plug-in maker CrumplePop is offering a $120 discount right now on the Koji DSLR film emulation LUTs designed by Dale Grahn, acclaimed colorist for Steven Spielberg amongst many other Hollywood greats.[adrotate group="6"] That’s $79 off the usual price of $199 for this set of…
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Nov
17
2014

Blackmagic Does It Again, Releases Free Light and Paid Full Versions of Industry-Leading VFX+ Software, Fusion 7

Blackmagic Design is on a roll with releasing not-quite-full-featured free, light versions of essential movie industry-leading software products. Recently it was DaVinci Resolve 11 Lite and its full, paid version. Now it is visual effects package Fusion 7 Free and the full, paid-for version, Fusion Studio…
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