Apr7th

First planet5D live interview: Tyler Ginter – Thursday 9:30pm

Posted By planetmitch
We're proud to announce that we're going to be starting a series of live interviews of the movers and shakers in the HDLSR world and we'd like you to participate!…
Apr6th

“Family Kocktail” wins first place in Best of Photojournalism

Posted By planetmitch
Deanne Fitzmaurice sent us the news that her film "Family Kocktail" which she shot on the Canon EOS 5D Mark II has won first place in the Best of Journalism.…
Apr6th

is there a bug in latest Canon EOS 5D Mark II firmware 2.0.4?

Posted By planetmitch
I've seen several reports on twitter and now the 5D Mark II Team has detailed a bug in the latest Canon EOS 5D Mark II firmware version. UPDATE: read this…
Apr4th

Aerial video via helicopter with a Canon 7D

Posted By planetmitch
This was posted over at VideoDSLR.tv last Friday, but we've been swamped with excitement over the iPad (sorry!). "Eric Austin of Helicam put together this video to show us the…
Apr2nd

Spring… a Canon Rebel T2i/550D video

Posted By planetmitch
We had a little discussion with James Barber the creator of this beautiful little Canon Rebel T2i/550D movie and asked him to give us a little bit of feedback on…
Mar31st

APRIL FOOLS JOKE: Philip Bloom gets an exclusive: Canon DSLR video goes RAW!!

Posted By planetmitch
Philip Bloom just announced on his site.... Exclusive: Canon DSLR video goes RAW!! UPDATE - since it is no longer April 1st - I should point out that this was…
Mar26th

“Blockhead” (filmed on the Canon EOS 5D Mark II) wins “Best Short” at Phoenix Fear Festival

Posted By planetmitch
We featured the film last summer - and now we hear it won "Best Short" at the Phoenix Fear Film Festival. So, another Canon EOS 5D Mark II film wins…
Mar26th

The Zacuto Great Camera Shootout 2010 – HDSLRs vs film

Posted By planetmitch
Zacuto has released the first webisode of the Great Camera Shootout for 2010. This will be a three part series comparing the top line HDSLR cameras and they put them…
Mar24th

“The Tonight Show” Opening Shot in HD video with Redrock rigs and Canon EOS 7D

Posted By planetmitch
This press release came in from our friends at Redrock. Hollywood, CA - On Monday March 1, Jay Leno came back to The Tonight Show after much media attention. The…
Mar24th

Zacuto announces new Z-Finder models – 3 to pick from

Posted By planetmitch
Yesterday, Zacuto announced 3 new models of the famed Z-Finder. There will now be the Z-Finder Jr., Z-Finder Pro 2.5X, and Z-Finder Pro 3X. "With the convergence of DSLR filmmaking,…
Mar23rd

High School photographer uses Canon EOS 5D Mark II for sports

Posted By planetmitch
Last night, using the new 'chat with us' feature on the planet5D sites (you'll find it in the lower right hand corner of the page), I had a really fun…
Mar23rd

Adobe Lightroom Beta 2 released – includes DSLR video support

Posted By planetmitch
@VisionWrangler pointed out this morning that the Adobe Lightroom Beta 2 that was just released includes support for DSLR videos! Apple's Aperture 3 was released a few weeks ago and…
Mar23rd

Can-Do film festival deadline nears

Posted By planetmitch
We posted about this back in December, and for those of you budding filmmakers, you really should get an entry together. The Can-Do film festival deadline is nearing - it…
Mar20th

ALL-IN film event at NAB

Posted By planetmitch
It seems that I've discovered a new calling - going to events! I seem to be drawn to learning new stuff and meeting lots and lots of people, so I'm…
Mar20th

Canon EOS 7D film wins “best film” prize at SxSW

Posted By planetmitch
Philip Bloom pointed out that this Canon EOS 7D movie "Tiny Furniture" has won the "best film" prize a the South by South West (SxSW) festival. This is the first…
Mar20th

More on the Canon EOS MOVIE Plugin-E1 for Final Cut Pro

Posted By planetmitch
Yesterday, Canon released the EOS MOVIE Plugin-E1 for Final Cut Pro and lots of things are happening with it around the world already. Of course, a few were upset that…

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