Archive for the ‘Txi’ Category

Mar
23
2011

Creating True HDR Tone-Mapped video with an HDSLR in post production

Stephen Lee Carr has sent us his latest HDSLR true HDR Tone-Mapped video - made in post production so it doesn't require dual cameras and isn't done as an HDR timelapse. He has described much more about how this video was made in his blog…
Mar
18
2011

Helmetcam mania – stillmotion films POV NFL Combine with HDSLR

Earlier this week, we had a Point of View (POV) helmetcam for Nike - today, we have stillmotion's POV they did for the NFL Combine (of course, shot on a Canon HDSLR - a Canon Rebel T2i/550D as a matter of fact). Patrick Moreau from…
Mar
17
2011

Canon Live Learning Workshops scheduled for 2011

Canon has announced their next round of training here in the USA coming over the next several months - with some pretty amazing personalities as well! Folks like Tyler Stableford, Bruce Dorn, and the stillmotion team - you're sure to find some great training to…
Mar
17
2011

Sub Zero Canon HDSLR Timelapse By Randy Halverson

Timelapses are all the rage - but would you do it in sub zero weather to get the perfect shot? Randy Halverson has created this beautiful sample and we wanted to show it off and Randy sent us a bit of BTS info. Don't forget,…
Mar
16
2011

Unique timelapse idea – making a movie with stills in burst mode!

We've talked a lot about timelapse and other interesting modes for creating movies and using burst mode is indeed unique. Kaouthia from the HDSLR chat room pointed us at this video made from shooting with the Canon EOS 7D (reviews) in burst mode - gathering…
Mar
16
2011

onOne DSLR Camera Remote – a cool way to control your HDSLR with an iPad

A few weeks ago, we got a copy of the onOne DSLR Camera Remote for iPad and let me say right off the bat it is pretty cool - not perfect, but still cool. We decided the best way to produce a review was to…
Mar
15
2011

Canon HDSLR body rumor summary – Canon EOS 5D Mark III and others including Nikon

People keep asking about what we know about new Canon HD-DSLRs (also known as HDSLRs and by many "DSLR video cameras") like the Canon EOS 5D Mark III that might be coming down the line... well, at this point, planet5D doesn't know much - we're…
Mar
8
2011

Wind Noise on your HDSLR? Introducing Micro Windjammers from Rycote

While not ideal for audio, the internal mics on HDSLRs and other cameras are very susceptible to wind noise and sometimes, they're the only microphone you have available. Rycote now has an option for you to put a 'dead cat' muffler on your internal mic…
Mar
4
2011

A quick basic introduction to HDSLR cameras and filmmaking

Here at planet5D, we tend to cover things that are for the advanced filmmaker, but we also realize there are people just starting out and all of you need help too - so when Travis pointed me to this basic introduction over on vimeo yesterday,…
Feb
24
2011

Awesome ways an iPad/iPhone can be your DSLR / HDSLR remote control

Wouldn't it be cool if you could use your iPad or iPhone to as a remote control for your DSLR/HDSLR (either Canon or Nikon or whatever)? It turns out there are several different solutions for you to choose from! We did a post a few…