Archive for the ‘T1i’ Category

Feb
23
2012

rgrain – add grain to your film with these new texture clips

We talk a lot about the noise and grain in video and stills - but sometimes you want to add grain texture to your film - so how do you do that? rgrain has come out with a new set of inexpensive clips you can…
Nov
18
2011

New HDSLR stablilizer project on kickstarter looking for your help

Kyle Hart sent us this request for help for his new HDSLR stabilizer over on kickstarter - it looks pretty cool and has already reached his funding goal even tho only being online for a couple of days. [adrotate group="6"] [adrotate group="9"] The fundraising video…
Sep
29
2011

gps4cam for Android released – geotag your DSLR photos on you phone

Back in June, we told you about the great little iPhone app called GPS4cam - allowing you to use the gps unit in your iPhone to generate geotag data for your DSLR camera - well, now they've released the Android version so those of you…
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…
Mar
16
2011

Unique timelapse idea – making a movie with stills in burst mode!

We've talked a lot about timelapse and other interesting modes for creating movies and using burst mode is indeed unique. Kaouthia from the HDSLR chat room pointed us at this video made from shooting with the Canon EOS 7D (reviews) in burst mode - gathering…
Mar
4
2011

A quick basic introduction to HDSLR cameras and filmmaking

Here at planet5D, we tend to cover things that are for the advanced filmmaker, but we also realize there are people just starting out and all of you need help too - so when Travis pointed me to this basic introduction over on vimeo yesterday,…
Oct
22
2010

Canon instant rebates now available for Canon 7D and Rebel T2i/T1i/XS (USA only)

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…
Mar
19
2010

Canon EOS MOVIE Plugin-E1 for Final Cut Pro now available!

Canon released the software late this afternoon (US time that is)... it was announced back in Feb and is finally ready. thanks to @tylerginter for the alert! Download I'm sure you want to get right into it... so here's the download link! You have to…
Feb
23
2010

Firmware update issued for the Canon Rebel T1i/500D

Canonrumors just posted that Canon's released a firmware update for the Canon Rebel T1i/500D - unfortunately, there aren't any improvements for the framerates etc, but you may want to get this update. "Firmware Version 1.1.0 incorporates the following fixes and improvements. Enhances the reliability of…
Feb
8
2010

New Canon Rebel T2i/550D vs Canon Rebel T1i/500D and vs Canon EOS 7D

Everyone always wants to know where the new cameras fit and what features are different between models. Since Canon announced the Rebel T2i/550D today, we thought we'd compare it side by side with the Canon Rebel T1i/500D and the Canon EOS 7D. And, just to…