Feb21st

Cineroid demos the new Cineroid EVF!

Posted By planetmitch
Cineroid has an HDSLR electronic viewfinder (EVF) and we haven't talked about it yet here on planet5D (tho we've been planning on it) and yesterday, Rio Tattersall (Gale Tattersall's (DP of HOUSE) brother) sent us this video that they filmed at Gale's recent HDSLR training…
Feb21st

Hot! HDSLR Educational Series for Cinema featuring Shane Hurlbut, ASC

Posted By planetmitch
BHphotovideo (B&H) and our friend Shane Hurlbut, ASC have a big announcement below for those of you wanting some HDSLR training! Announcing The HDSLR Educational Series for Cinema featuring Shane Hurlbut, ASC Press Release | February 21, 2011 Following the successful launch of an interactive…
Feb20th

Amazing Egyptian revolution imagery shot with Canon 5D Mark II by Duncan Sharp

Posted By planetmitch
Not much to say about this - just a quick post because I think it is a good video that ENG folks might really like (ENG=Electronic News Gathering in case you didn't know) - found via this tweet from @AnthonyQuintano Amazing imagery shot with Canon…
Feb18th

Bloggers – 6 Reasons You Should Use Pretty Link Pro on Your WordPress Blog

Posted By planetmitch
For all you bloggers out there, you probably have heard me talk about it before, but we use Pretty Link Pro and tho we had a similar blog post like this before, the videos that we had done were lost and we needed to update…
Feb18th

Pretty Link Pro prettyBar – you hate it, but here’s why it helps branding

Posted By planetmitch
Many of you know that we love the Pretty Link Pro plugin for WordPress and use it on the planet5D blog - but every now and then we get a complaint about the "pretty bar" that we place on some of our external (non planet5D)…
Feb18th

Apple updates camera RAW – adds support for T3, T3i – fixes GH2 support

Posted By planetmitch
Apple updates camera RAW - adds support for the Canon Rebel T3i/600D and T3 - fixes Panasonic GH2 support - Not huge news, but a bit surprising because normally, the software vendors like Apple don't have the OS fixes until AFTER the cameras are on…
Feb17th

Cinevate announces new HDSLR rig – the Cinevate Simplis

Posted By planetmitch
Cinevate announced a new HDSLR rig called the Cinevate Simplis that appears to be light and compact but yet also has several configuration options - including a mount for their Cyclops viewfinder, grips, rails kit, shoulder mount as well as counterbalance. This could be an…
Feb17th

Canon EOS 5D Mark II shutter count actuation utility

Posted By planetmitch
Update: Well there's not really much to update - but this is a older post that continues to have lots of hits, so I thought I'd at least re-post it in case there are those of you who haven't seen it since it was posted…
Feb16th

Training series with Lee White: Secrets of Video for Photographers – The Next Step

Posted By planetmitch
We met Lee White at the photoCine Expo last fall and he and I talked about his training for HDSLR photographers. Well, he's got a new series coming up that you might want to know about. And don't forget to Subscribe to the planet5D International…
Feb16th

Using stills to create simple matte painting effects for your HDSLR footage

Posted By planetmitch
The 5D Mark II Team posted this tutorial from Robino Films showing how to use stills to create simple matte painting effects for your DSLR footage and we were very interested - so of course we thank them for posting and we'll share it with…
Feb16th

A couple of GH2 items – movies from 40fps burst mode and picture style comparisons

Posted By planetmitch
The Panasonic GH2 has a lot of fans and we want to try to keep up with some of the GH2 news, but that's hard with everything going on in the HDSLR world! We've found a couple of GH2 things you might be interested in...…
Feb15th

Bui Brothers to present an HDSLR video workflow interactive webinar this Thursday

Posted By planetmitch
Sorry for the late notice about this Bui Brothers DSLR video workflow interactive webinar this Thursday - but we just found out about it today - and as it turns out, this was to be private event, but the bros decided to make it public…
Feb15th

DIY HDSLR automated timelapse and slider rig from Greg Royar

Posted By planetmitch
We've been chatting with Greg Royar (site cinema-works) about his HDSLR DIY automated timelapse and slider rig that he's put together over in the planet5D HDSLR chat room off and on and now, he's put together a quick demo and has graciously let us share…
Feb14th

A user review of the CowboyStudio Shoulder Rig from Rod Guajardo

Posted By planetmitch
We found Rod Guajardo talking about his CowboyStudio Shoulder Rig (planet5D reviews) on twitter this morning and watched the video and knew many of you would be interested in it so we asked Ron if we could share with you. He started with a review…
Feb14th

Ice Climbing Behind The Scenes with Tyler Stableford and Bruce Dorn

Posted By planetmitch
We met Tyler Stableford (Canon Explorer of Light) last year at the Canon Expo (and we plan to have him on soon as a planet5D live guest!) and we also met Bruce Dorn (Canon Explorer of Light) last year - so we thought we'd show…
Feb14th

Top 10 planet5D news from 2010 and some analysis

Posted By planetmitch
Yes, I know that 2010 passed already - and the time for doing the "top xxx of 2010" is over - but as a part of my thinking about what the future will bring, I was wondering what the readers really thought were the most…

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