Apr9th

New feature of the new Doctor Who shot with Canon EOS 5D Mark II

Posted By planetmitch
There's a new Doctor on Doctor Who (a BBC TV show in case you have never heard of it (are there still some out there?)) and they're adding lots of…
Apr9th

A couple of new Canon EOS 5D Mark II music videos

Posted By planetmitch
We highlighted Andrew and Carissa Gallo's Christmas video back in December and this follow up is pretty cool and is getting lots of attention around the web. Wes from theFamilyRecords.com…
Apr8th

The first planet5D live interview with @tylerginter

Posted By planetmitch
Tonight, we held the very first live HDSLR interview and chat with our guest Tyler Ginter (@tylerginter on twitter). It went pretty well (if I say so myself) with about…
Apr7th

“The Last 3 Minutes” Brilliant new Shane Hurlbut 5D Mark II short

Posted By planetmitch
planet5D Exclusive! Shane Hurlbut (Canon Explorer of Light, DP on "Terminator: Salvation" and more (imdb profile) - oh, and don't forget the "helmet cam") released his new Canon EOS 5D…
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…

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