Archive for the ‘Txi’ Category

Mar
31
2011

Japan disasters lead to tough months ahead for HDSLR buyers and manufacturers

In the 3 weeks since the disasters struck the shores of Japan, it is becoming more evident that the disasters not only hurt and killed many tens of thousands (which we seriously care much more about!) but the economic impacts to the HDSLR makers and…
Mar
30
2011

“Blood and Bone China” Victorian vampire series shot on Canon Rebel T2i/550D

"Blood and Bone China" is a Victorian vampire epic that is available now on the web as a 12 part series and it was all shot on Canon Rebel T2i/550D! It was shot by Chris Stone (you can see one of his music videos below)…
Mar
30
2011

Condition ONE – a Canon HDSLR based virtual reality system for news

We found this story on dlsrNewsShooter.com while doing additional research for our interview with Dan Chung - we'd also heard about it when making this report: '“Hell and Back Again” by Danfung Dennis wins Sundance WORLD CINEMA GRAND JURY PRIZE – DOCUMENTARY' but there weren't…
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…