Archive for the ‘T3’ Category

Mar
19
2013

It’s the Lighting that make DSLRs look GREAT…

Are you disappointed in the looks you're getting with your DSLR?  Lighting like the Masters is the key to great films. Period!  You can buy the latest, best digital camera and the best glass, but if you don't know how to light you may as…
Mar
11
2013

Focusing on audio in a timelapse – just how important is it? Turn off the sound and find out

The other day, I discovered this fascinating timelapse of New York on PetaPixel and just had to make a new friend and to write Samuel Orr (the creator) to find out a bit more. The most fascinating thing to me about this timelapse is the…
Nov
25
2012

Save! Canon EOS 7D, 60D, Rebel T3 and T3i DSLR Camera Rebates!

We now have rebates thru January 5, 2013 for the Canon EOS 7D, Canon EOS 60D, Canon Rebel T3 and Canon Rebel T3i. Make sure to also bookmark our planet5D DEALS page which has all sorts of additional rebates and sales! [adrotate group="6"] [adrotate group="9"]…
May
1
2012

Cinnafilm’s Unrivaled Dark Energy Texture Technology for Film and Video

For those of you who have seen "Act of Valor" that was shot on the Canon EOS 5D Mark II, you may have wondered how they got it to look so 'filmic' - and those of you paying close attention over the past 2 years…
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…
Jan
7
2012

Virtually moving your camera for a timelapse thru space without a slider?

Patrick Kizny sent us his latest test this morning - and it is visually impressive - a method for taking a static timelapse and moving the camera virtually thru space... I think you have to see it and think about the fact that the camera…
Dec
31
2011

New Poll: Will smart phone cameras replace HDSLRs within 5 years?

I've been reading several interesting blog posts/tweets lately about the death of the DSLR via the surge in smart phones with high quality cameras so I thought I'd ask you what you thought... I've included a couple of quotes below the poll to give you…
Dec
28
2011

More on new Unified Magic Lantern including planet5D demo

Jordy Vandeput sent us some exclusive additional information on the new Unified Magic Lantern version we were one of the first to announce last week. Jordy also put together a quick demo video especially for planet5D readers demonstrating several of the features (see below) as…
Dec
22
2011

Save $30 off the Okii MC1 USB Mini Controller!

We told you earlier about the new Okii MC1 USB mini controller and you can see our demo again down at the bottom of this post - but if you're interested in buying one, right now, there's a $30 off coupon! [adrotate group="6"] [adrotate group="9"]…
Dec
20
2011

HDR video firmware for Canon DSLRs? Magic Lantern adds new features!

Is it really true? A tweet this evening said that Magic Lantern has added HDR video for some Canon HDSLRs to their arsenal! We watched the video and it looks pretty impressive - but there are indeed some limitations - please read on for more…