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Posted on 18. May, 2011 by planetmitch.
Canon has issued a minor fix to the Canon Rebel T3i/600D firmware… read about it below Here’s the Canon link Issue: We have found the following 2 phenomena in cameras with firmware version 1.0.0. The feature guide description of the digital zoom function for movie-shooting that appears on the camera’s LCD monitor needed carification. In […]
Posted on 16. May, 2011 by planetmitch.
Yep, dug one more video out of the treasure troves from NAB 2011 – one I almost forgot – Cineroid electronic viewfinders! We did manage a few minutes to talk with Joseph from Cineroid about their Electronic Viewfinders for HDSLRs and video cameras. The report For feedburner daily email readers: watch the video (note: feedburner […]
Posted on 16. May, 2011 by planetmitch.
In this episode, we talk a bit about what it is like to rent cameras and lenses from an Internet based company like LensProToGo. It is easy and convenient. This isn’t meant to be an exhaustive comparison of pricing and features. It is just a report on how you could easily rent some equipment online […]
Posted on 13. May, 2011 by planetmitch.
This is possibly a new concept to most of you – creating a ‘video timelapse’ – in this case, showing the change of seasons over 1 year in 120 seconds. Most are familiar with doing a timelapse with stills, but in this case, Eirik Solheim has done it with video and then explains how it […]
Posted on 12. May, 2011 by planetmitch.
Have some shaky footage you need to fix? Warp Stabilizer in After Effects CS5.5 might just be the fix you need. First brought to our attention by Maik Thomas who wrote this article “MY FIRST TEST WITH THE NEW ADOBE CS5.5 WARP STABILIZER” and today we’ve seen some other samples that look pretty impressive. Maik’s […]
Posted on 05. May, 2011 by planetmitch.
canonrumors.com reported yesterday that they’re hearing there are delays due to the problems in Japan not only with the current models but potentially with future models like the Canon EOS 5D Mark III and most of the other rumored cameras in the pipeline. NorthLight Images also posted their latest info which backs up what CR […]
Posted on 03. May, 2011 by planetmitch.
Our friend Den Lennie from FStop Academy is going to run his “Create the FilmLook” training one more time – it was a big success last year. But it looks like this will be the last time – and you’ve got to sign up by this Friday if you want to get in. Class Description […]
Posted on 02. May, 2011 by planetmitch.
We’re very pleased to be offering another great prize in our May giveaway – a Lensbaby Composer Pro with Double Glass! All of the instructions for entering are below – but here’s a pic (click to visit the Lensbaby – Composer Pro page!): The front image was also shot on the Composer Pro by my […]
Posted on 29. Apr, 2011 by planetmitch.
Richard Allen Crook from CrookedPathFilms just called and emailed me that he was talking to the Technicolor folks on the phone when they told him the CineStyle was now available. I believe planet5D is the first to bring you this announcement – thanks to Richard! Download link on the Technicolor site. Once you fill out […]
Posted on 27. Apr, 2011 by planetmitch.
Are you trying to decide on which mini-shotgun mic to use for your HDSLR? This post may help, but it won’t answer the question directly. It is hard to know which to pick – especially if you aren’t a mic expert (and not many of us are – I sure have a lot to learn […]
Posted on 25. Apr, 2011 by planetmitch.
Have you ever told Canon what you want in your next HDSLR? Well, now is a good time to take that action and to let them know what you need! Friend of planet5D James Drake watched an interview with Chuck Westfall at NAB (by Clint Milby) and decided to ask everyone to take the time […]
Posted on 08. Apr, 2011 by planetmitch.
AWESOME! I’m soooo excited – I’ve been invited to be a special guest on the MostlyPhoto show with Lisa Bettany (@mostlyLisa) and Leo Laporte on Tuesday afternoon live at the NAB show! To see the show live, please simply go to the TWiT TV Live page – the show is supposed to begin at 1pm […]