Jun18th

Movi M5 + Canon 5D Mk iii – Boston Test

Posted By Hugh Brownstone
I think I'm suffering from MoVI envy. Yep.  No question about it. Our production team had to do a low angle, three shot sequence a few weeks ago which we…
Jun18th

Panasonic’s 4K GH4 – An Indepth Look at this Incredible Camera

Posted By Hugh Brownstone
No doubt I've read more words and looked at more images of -- and images coming from -- the Panasonic GH4 over the past few weeks than any other camera.  I…
Jun18th

Questions, Answers, and a curved sensor? planet5D podcast #15

Posted By planetMitch
We had a lot of fun recording this one... I think we were all punchy because I had massive problems with the setup... I thought I had everything right after…
Jun17th

Image of Sony’s Curved Full-Frame Sensor Unveiled

Posted By Barry Andersson
I am very interested in what Sony is doing these days. I have been waiting for a camera company to close the gap with Canon in the DSLR/Mirrorless market.[adrotate group="6"]…
Jun16th

Transform Your Videos into Stunning Images with HDRinstant

Posted By planetMitch
HDRinstant sent us this announcement and we're currently looking to see if we can do an evaluation for you guys. There have always been people wanting to take stills from…
Jun16th

Filmcity announces its Video Camera Shoulder Mount Kit

Posted By planetMitch
FilmCity sent us this press release for a new camera shoulder mount and since it is in the market we're targeting, we thought you'd like to know. I don't have…
Jun16th

King Solomon – Shot with RED Scarlet + Nikon D800

Posted By Barry Andersson
We are always looking at videos online. This one I think is worth the watch. It is a little over 2 minutes and mixes RED footage with the Nikon D800.[adrotate…
Jun15th

Shutterstock expands into music in a big way adding over 60,000 tracks!

Posted By planetMitch
One thing that we often neglect (or ignore completely) is the music we pick for our projects (tho some of us also spend way too much time looking for music)...…
Jun14th

Lighting Designer App for iPad

Posted By Barry Andersson
Sometimes I feel a bit overwhelmed by the sheer number of "apps" for my iPhone or iPad. I find many of them I install and then hardly use. It is…
Jun13th

My RØDE Reel Now the World’s Largest Short Film Competition

Posted By Barry Andersson
There are so many film festivals around the world it is almost impossible to keep track of them all. One of the fastest growing festivals is from our friends at…
Jun12th

Congratulations to the Lucky Winner of the DitoGear™ MotionKit GiveAway

Posted By planetMitch
Sorry I'm a bit late with this announcement, but we did pick a winner in the DitoGear MotionKit giveaway from a couple of weeks ago and we did get an…
Jun12th

Astounding Sony A7s side by side ISO Shootout with the Canon EOS 5D Mark III

Posted By planetMitch
We just got this from Den Lennie and I hope you're sitting down as this will absolutely astound you and you won't believe your eyes - the Sony A7s high…
Jun12th

planet5D podcast #14 – Cinegear coverage and a yak?

Posted By planetMitch
Barry and I went to Cinegear (along with our friend Craig from canonrumors.com) and we recorded this podcast not long after coming home. We had an absolute blast (and you…
Jun11th

Fake Chuck Westfall Finally Revealed! It’s not me…

Posted By planetMitch
I've always had some affection for Fake Chuck Westfall, but it became more important to me when I met the real Chuck Westfall in 2010... it just became more personal…
Jun10th

Man stuck overnight in airport makes iPhone viral video – 1.7 million views and counting

Posted By planetMitch
Ollie Dale just sent this iPhone viral video that has 1.5 million views in the first day and the more I learned about it the more I wanted to share…
Jun9th

A Review of the Came-TV LED Light

Posted By Barry Andersson
There seems to be a million small LED's to choose from these days. We found this product review from Neumannfilms for Came-TV's Bi-color LED light. This is a very simple…

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