Archive for the ‘Txi’ Category

May
4
2015

Glitch in new Canon T6 Sensor?

Kudos to the guys at lensrentals.com for their continuing contribution to the industry beyond being a cool vendor. They’ve just discovered a sensor manufacturing defect in a run of Canon’s Rebel T6s [B&H | Amazon] and T6i [B&H | Amazon], two of the company’s brand-new…
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Feb
6
2015

Canon fills out consumer DSLRs with new Canon EOS Rebel T6i

Canon EOS Rebel T6i shows some advancements over previous models but I'm not sure it will be enough to trump the very popular Canon Rebel T3i which is still topping the charts (tho I note that it is showing now as "discontinued"). [adrotate group="6"] The price point may…
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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,…
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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…
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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.…
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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…
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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…
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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…
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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…
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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…
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