Archive for 'Video'
Posted on 05. Dec, 2013 by planetmitch.
The folks at DSLRSolutions.net sent me their latest Ultra-simple follow focus for an early preview. The short review: if you’re looking for a simple inexpensive focus assist for your DSLR (this works for photographers too!), this one is almost perfect for your needs. It adjusts to just about any size lens (the massive and the […]
Posted on 05. Dec, 2013 by joshua orozco.
Three Surefire Purchases That Will Improve Your Work. With press releases about new gear popping up on the market, rebates on current models, the holidays and tax season just around the corner; this is the time of year that many begin thinking about their next large gear purchase. What piece of gear will offer the […]
Posted on 05. Dec, 2013 by Keith Alvendia.
The amazing team at stillmotion has a new very emotional project they’re very passionate about plus they’re doing a new US training tour you will want to participate in – see the map below for the 30 cities they’re visiting where you can attend! The movie is about slavery. Hard to fathom, but we’re still […]
Posted on 04. Dec, 2013 by steven schwartz.
Sometimes you just have to dig in and study. In this lengthy, comprehensive review by Red Shark News, Want video to really look like film? Here’s our in-depth review of the remarkable Film Convert, it’s well worth investing your time. The folks at Rubber Monkey went waaaay beyond film emulsion emulation and deep into specific […]
Posted on 03. Dec, 2013 by steven schwartz.
With lots of small LED lights on the market, here’s a detailed review of the Switronix TorchLED BOLT BT200 – “5 Location Lighting Problems Sovled with Switronix TorchLED BOLT BT200” I always trust a review that includes both Pros and Cons! From Dan McComb: The Switronix Bolt LED is hands down the most versatile video […]
Posted on 02. Dec, 2013 by planetmitch.
We’ve featured several things that Abraham Joffe has sent as they’re always awesome! Abraham sent us this report on using the Canon EOS 1D C for 4k and he shared a couple of demos. The Darren Jew piece is extremely beautiful I think. When Abraham told me about his post on processing 4k from the […]
Posted on 01. Dec, 2013 by planetmitch.
planet5D is excited to bring you an exclusive Cyber Monday deal from DSLR Solutions! DSLR Solutions Cyber Monday special planet5D Cyber Monday special is open tonight at Midnight PST We are not offering any other Cyber Monday specials and planet5D will be the only place to hear about and get the code. Details: – One […]
Posted on 28. Nov, 2013 by patryk kizny.
This time we would like to share a project created by Bartek Hlawka, that uses a technique of shooting miniatures and dioramas in a park of scale models. ‘Miniature History’ focuses on the most remarkable events in the world’s history. To learn more about ‘Miniature History’, please refer to DitoGear™ latest Spotlight #14. Behind the […]
Posted on 28. Nov, 2013 by steven schwartz.
Bypassing a DSLR’s intensive compression has real benefits in post production. I’ve been looking at a number of external recorder options, and the Atomos Blade stands out. Having a higher quality codec like Prores offers cleaner images and more importantly additional “headroom” to work with during color grading and applying effects. If you’re considering adding […]
Posted on 27. Nov, 2013 by planetmitch.
We’ve shown you the DSLR Solutions follow focus before (see this post) but they’ve just made it even better! The new unit is called the DSLR Solutions Ultra-Simple Follow Focus and we’ve not only got all the info below, but we have one of these and will be posting a review in a couple of […]
Posted on 27. Nov, 2013 by planetmitch.
This is a simple data management process that makes sense as I often have trouble remembering whether I’ve copied all the files off of a CF or SD memory card. This came from the @stillmotion KNOW tour and I thought it would be good to share with my readers. the card trick from @stillmotion What […]
Posted on 26. Nov, 2013 by Keith Alvendia.
Aviv Vana has alerted me to this amazing free event he’s created called the Big League Cine Summit. It will all be online and free (tho if you miss it, you will be able to purchase downloads). This looks to be pretty amazing and we’re excited to be just a little part of it. Aviv […]