Archive for the ‘Txi’ Category

Jun
23
2011

podcast #43 DSLR Solutions Follow Focus Reviewed and demoed

DSLR Solutions last week announced a simple inexpensive DSLR follow focus – and planet5D had an exclusive first look at this new HDSLR follow focus unit. After the announcement, Aric sent us one to have a look and we've put together this video demonstration and…
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Jun
20
2011

Daniel Lowe shares his lessons in timelapse with “Night Motion Timelapse: Outer Banks”

Timelapses have become more and more sophisticated - and Daniel Lowe's "Night Motion Timelapse: Outer Banks" is no exception. Daniel spent time creating a beautiful movie and has graciously also put together this post for planet5D with his lessons learned in creating this masterpiece. This…
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Jun
20
2011

Canon U.S.A., has launched the EOS Rebel T3 EF 18-55 IS II Lens Kit in three new color variations

Canon launches new colors for the T3 EF 18-55 IS II Lens Kit - please read the PR below: PR Canon U.S.A., has launched the EOS Rebel T3 EF 18-55 IS II Lens Kit in three new color variations - red, brown and metallic gray,…
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Jun
20
2011

Chopper With Canon EOS 5D Mark II T2i Automatically Follows Wakeboarder With “FollowMe” Transmitter

The folks over at F-Stoppers found this one yesterday.... would you fly your Canon EOS 5D Mark II (reviews) Canon Rebel T2i/550D (reviews) over water? This RC Helicopter with a Canon EOS 5D Mark II is following this wakeboarder with “FollowMe” transmitter. Now that is…
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Jun
17
2011

Using a pistol grip to record video with an HDSLR

Carl Pendle sent us his cool demo of a DIY setup where he's using an old fashioned pistol grip to record video with an HDSLR! There are all sorts of creative ideas out there on different ways to shoot with your DSLRs aren't there? What…
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Jun
16
2011

More on the Redrock Universal Bundles

Our friends at Redrock Micro have put out a new video about the Universal Bundles that were announced earlier and we thought you'd like to see... The Video Redrock Micro Universal Bundles from Redrock Micro on Vimeo. Universal Bundles are a new concept for delivering…
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Jun
16
2011

Final Cut Pro X (FCPX) “will not be ready for professional use” says Larry Jordan-and other FCPX info

Apple plans to release Final Cut Pro X (FCPX) in the month of June - many expect it to be next week (see macrumors.com) but FCP guru Larry Jordan says "It will not be ready for professional use." Larry made this comment in a presentation…
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Jun
14
2011

DSLR Solutions announces a simple inexpensive DSLR follow focus

DSLR Solutions announces a simple inexpensive DSLR follow focus - a planet5D exclusive first look at this new HDSLR follow focus unit from dslrsolutions.net. We talked with Aric Spence yesterday and this could very well be a great product for those not wanting to buy…
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Jun
13
2011

Canon Announces new EF-S 55-250 f/4-5.6 IS II lens

Canon UK announces a new EF-S 55-250 f/4-5.6 IS II lens - note that this is a new EF-S lens (designed for the crop sensors) so it won't work on the 5D2. This will also be bundled as a kit lens for the Canon EOS…
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Jun
10
2011

A simple solution for GPS encoding your non-gps photos – gps4cam

Are you looking for a simple solution to encoding the GPS location to your non-gps DSLR photos and are willing to spend $2.99 or so on a solution (and have an iPhone), then gps4cam is a handy iPhone application you should have. Until the DSLR…
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