Archive for the ‘Txi’ Category

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…
May
25
2011

Strobist Favorites Gallery – Trade Secret trading cards for lighting

If you've ever wondered how a still image was lit but didn't know much about lighting, then these Strobist Favorites Gallery - Trade Secret trading cards for lighting might just be one thing you want to have in your pocket. They also have a set…
May
24
2011

“The Battle at F-Stop Ridge” – funny battle of the camera brands

The Battle at F-Stop Ridge is a fun little short about the craziness of the different DSLR camps... Shot by Jordan Drake from The Camera Store (a camera shop in Canada), it comes with a making of post as well. This came in from a…
May
20
2011

Switronix announces new power cable for Canon DSLRs

Switronix (maker of battery and cable systems and more) announces a new power cable for Canon HDSLRs - the "XP-DV-CH cable does not require the user to purchase a separate Canon DR-E6, which retails for roughly $50." [caption id="" align="alignnone" width="541" caption="Switronics Power Cable for…
May
20
2011

Smashing new 1/2 inch rail system from halfinchrails – light and strong

Looking for a lighter rig system? The Half Inch Rails system might be the thing you need... they recently announced this new "Half Inch Rails Series 2 (HIR S2)" kit. Have a watch of the videos and read from the info below from Sam Morgan…
May
18
2011

Canon issues minor Canon Rebel T3i/600D firmware update

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…
May
16
2011

Cineroid Electronic Viewfinders at NAB 2011

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…
May
16
2011

Renting lenses and camera bodies on the ‘net – LensProToGo

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…