Archive for the ‘Txi’ Category

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…
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…
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…
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…
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…
Jun
8
2011

Our first hands on report for the Canon Rebel T3i/600D

Thanks to our friends at LensProToGo, we got our hands on a Canon Rebel T3i/600D and we're pretty impressed. This camera is a great HDSLR starter and it has certainly evolved since the T1i was released just about a year and a half ago. The…
Jun
3
2011

Should you worry about mirror vibration when shooting stills?

When you're learning about your camera, one question that comes to mind is should you worry about the mirror vibration when shooting stills? Does locking the mirror up really help? Well, Preston Scott of CameraTechnica put that question to themselves and decided to put together…
May
26
2011

Can you use headphones with your HDSLR? You can with a Røde VideoMic

Is it possible to have a headphone monitoring the Canon EOS 5D Mark II (reviews) or other HDSLR that doesn't have magic lantern installed? Well, this solution seems to give you that option. I haven't tried it. DSLR headphone setup with Røde VideoMic from christian…
May
25
2011

Redrock Micro unveils Universal Bundles for HDSLR cameras

Redrock Micro unveils new Universal Bundles for HDSLR cameras - releasing 7 HDSLR rigging configuration bundles giving you the flexibility of multiple setups from just one purchase. Please read the press release below for additional info. [caption id="attachment_11045" align="aligncenter" width="551" caption="Redrock Micro Universal Bundles"][/caption] The…
May
25
2011

Slow Motion with Twixtor with a twist

Many people are trying out Twixtor to slow down HDSLR video (especially from cameras like the Canon Rebel T2i/550D which have 60fps) and Ryan Cockrell from Lunch & Recess sent us his latest example. The twist tho to this story is that he didn't do…