Archive for 'Txi'
Posted on 12. Jan, 2011 by planetmitch.
Even the Canon HDSLR the 550d (T2i) is finding it’s way into music videos – example: “The Rebel” by The Amateurs – this amazing music video that was shot on the Canon Rebel T2i/550D (reviews) for less than $1000 – we had to get more info for you! the Amateurs music video Chris Stone BTS […]
Posted on 01. Jan, 2011 by planetmitch.
We’ve been investigating the firmware we reported on Thursday and have been granted this exclusive additional information. We’ve been given nothing to prove that this software is real yet, so we’re posting this just as it was given to us – and we’ve been told that 11:11pm EST is still the time where the software […]
Posted on 30. Dec, 2010 by planetmitch.
Found this on Philip’s blog – thought it was significant enough to report to you… user Earz62801 on youtube has posted that he’ll be delivering a firmware hack to allow the Canon Rebel T2i/550D (reviews) to record video in 2k, 3k, and 4k at 24fps. Since it comes out of the blue, who knows whether […]
Posted on 23. Dec, 2010 by planetmitch.
A new Magic Lantern firmware release for the Canon Rebel T2i/550D has been released enabling features that aren’t available with the standard Canon firmware. Be warned tho that Magic Lantern (tho we’ve not heard of any reports of this happening) in rare circumstances could damage your camera or void your warranty (we have to say […]
Posted on 21. Dec, 2010 by planetmitch.
Also in the spirit of Christmas, we saw this video last night – sent in by Ron Dawson – that might just make the hankies come out. It reminds us that we love our toys, but we also love our families and how much we are really are just one big family. And sometimes members […]
Posted on 18. Dec, 2010 by planetmitch.
Another really great week here on planet5D! One thing we haven’t announced yet is our new planet5D Facebook page – please give it a look and a “like” if you are a facebook user. Last week, our first week doing a weekly summary, I asked for some feedback and well, I didn’t get much. Please […]
Posted on 16. Dec, 2010 by planetmitch.
In a recent poll about HDSLRs, planet5D readers answered this question: “What are your top 3 needs for the next pro level HDSLR?” – we offered selections like 4k video, autofocus in video, reduced jello, HDMI out, RAW video and more. The poll recently closed, but I believe you’ll be surprised at the results – […]
Posted on 25. Nov, 2010 by planetmitch.
Canon released updated firmware for the Canon Rebel T2i/550D (reviews) – this one is version 1.0.9 and it is just a bug fix – no new features were added. Download the update from this Canon Japan site. Many will be disappointed in this update as they’ve been hoping that Canon would add the same manual […]
Posted on 22. Oct, 2010 by planetmitch.
Need a new Canon HDSLR or DSLR like the Canon 7D (reviews) or the Canon Rebel T2i/550D (reviews) but have been waiting for rebates? Well, buy one of these Canon HDSLRs and get a rebate from now until November 24th (sorry but these are USA only rebates). We’ve got them all over on the Canon […]
Posted on 12. Oct, 2010 by planetmitch.
SmallHD makes monitors for HDSLRs and they’ve just released a great article and video called “The TRUTH about Canon DSLR Output Signals” which you must read if you ever wanted to know about how the current Canon HDSLRs put out HDMI to a monitor. planet5D has been given early access to this very informative information […]
Posted on 11. Oct, 2010 by planetmitch.
This is just a quick fun post… saw this video this morning and it is getting a ton of hits – it looks like fun and it is well edited – and lastly, some of it was shot on a Canon EOS 5D Mark II, a couple of Canon Rebel T2i/550Ds, an ex1 along with […]
Posted on 01. Oct, 2010 by planetmitch.
The other day, Philip Bloom tweeted the video below which was shot by Mike Collins (whom I met at the Canon EXPO) showing the difference between the full frame Canon EOS 5D Mark II (reviews) and the 1.6 crop factor Canon EOS 7D (reviews) using the same lenses. Tho the title of the video talks […]