Archive for the ‘Txi’ Category

Aug
20
2014

Remarkable Documentary “A Year in Champagne” Shot on a Magic Lantern Hacked Canon T2i

We write about gear – in this particular instance, a Magic Lantern hacked Canon T2i, a Canon C300 and a Blackmagic Cinema Camera. And then we write it’s not about the gear. We write, instead, that it’s about the story – in this particular instance,…
Aug
14
2014

Top 10 Things to Know About Magic Lantern Hack for Canon DSLRs

We all love ‘em: top 10 lists. Herewith, my completely biased list of the 10 most important things you need to know about Magic Lantern (though not necessarily in order). 1. Audio monitoring This was the primary reason I first tried Magic Lantern with my…
Aug
4
2014

Canon Sale: Extra Discounts on Refurbished Gear!

Sometimes – only sometimes – factory refurbished gear is a good buy. Looks like this Canon Sale on Refurbished units is of those times. (Click here!) One of my personal favorites, the baby SL1, is on sale for $449 INCLUDING their latest 18-55mm IS STM lens.…
Nov
6
2013

Must SEE! "Harry Grows Up" Offbeat romantic comedy for adults, starring babies

Yesterday, Mark Nickelsburg sent me an email - and I get plenty of these every day - asking me to have a look at his film "Harry Grows Up" - and many times, I watch the first bits of things that get sent in and…
Jul
18
2013

UPDATED: "Mirror City" simply astounding timelapse of cities turned into amazing kaleidoscope images.

Dustin Farrell (planetDustin) just alerted us to "Mirror City" by Michael Shainblum - a truly amazing kaleidoscope timelapse of cities around the USA. This new treatment of timelapse will just blow you away! And I mean it! Sit down and watch it full screen and…
Jul
16
2013

Refresher: Lasers can damage your camera’s sensor – watch RED EPIC bite the dust

We've warned you before, but this is serious enough that I feel a reminder is necessary - Lasers can DESTROY your camera's sensor! We've got some new samples - including the destruction of a RED EPIC (and I talked to someone in chat who had…
Jun
20
2013

Everest – An incredible time lapse from the top of the world!

We've been absolutely blown away by Elia Saikaly and his efforts to climb Mt. Everest (and we've had several posts -- go back and look!). Here's an amazing timelapse that has been making the rounds of many large blogs and we've gotten some BTS info…
Jun
8
2013

What Canon HDSLRs can do Magic Lantern RAW video and what size? Updated June 8th

Quick update - A1ex the Magic Lantern team has posted a thread showing all of the different cameras that can currently do RAW video and what size they can create (maximum). We're providing the chart here as an image, but the Magic Lantern team is…
Jun
6
2013

In the Death Zone the Canon 5D Mark III shoots a one million-dollar reality television series

This is the follow up we promised from Tuesday's "Can Elia Saikaly climb Everest and film a million-dollar TV show at the same time?". I'm sure you were amazed last fall when we posted about Elia Saikaly shooting with HDSLRs in the most cold places…
Jun
6
2013

Largest collection of Magic Lantern RAW HDSLR video – part IV

Yes, the interest is continuing to swell over the Magic Lantern RAW video feature and we're still finding amazing videos to share - so here's episode 4! We've got a new Magic Lantern forum section - check it out and comment away and be entered…