Nov28th

Magic Lantern software updates for Canon EOS 5D Mark II and Canon EOS 7D

Posted By planetmitch
It has been a while since we've talked about the Magic Lantern software, but there's some good news - they're working on it for the Canon EOS 7D! Trammell Hudson…
Nov27th

Another stunning Canon EOS 5D Mark II timelapse

Posted By planetmitch
@timescapes has alerted us to another brilliant timelapse done by @drew599 with the Canon EOS 5D Mark II. I don't have much to say about it other than - WOW…
Nov25th

McDonald’s ad timelapse shot on the Canon EOS 5D Mark II

Posted By planetmitch
Sylvain Dumais sent us another video - this one an ad for McDonald's - a timelapse shot on the Canon EOS 5D Mark II. "I just got back from Toronto…
Nov25th

“Winter Nights” Feature shot on Canon EOS 7D

Posted By planetmitch
A new feature has just wrapped principal photography and it was shot on the Canon EOS 7D. Dan Kanes sent us this: "Just wanted to deliver news of a teaser…
Nov25th

Canon EOS-1D MKIV’s First Wedding!

Posted By planetmitch
Canonrumors was our source for this, the first wedding shot on the currently unreleased Canon EOS-1D MKIV. Jeff Ascough was able to get his hands on a pre-release Canon EOS-1D…
Nov24th

Slightly off topic – the new iMacs – the speed will blow you away!

Posted By planetmitch
Lots of you are mac fans and so am I - I love Apple products. This past week, I dove in and got the new 27" iMac fully loaded -…
Nov22nd

Canon EOS-1D MKIV Captures First Night Combat Equipment Airborne Jump

Posted By planetmitch
@tylerginter just sent us this Canon EOS-1D MKIV video he's been authorized to release (and he posted on his blog). "I was lucky enough to get my hands on a…
Nov21st

World Series timelapse captured on the Canon EOS 5D Mark II

Posted By planetmitch
Robert Caplin has taken his Canon EOS 5D Mark IIs to the ballpark and captured an unusual portrait of game 6 of the World Series. In his blog, he says…
Nov19th

“Chasing Pirates” with Nora Jones in the studio and the Canon EOS 5D Mark II

Posted By planetmitch
Yesterday, we were watching twitter when we found several references to this new Canon EOS 5D Mark II video of Nora Jones and her band playing "Chasing Pirates". The blog…
Nov15th

Tyler Ginter’s “How to set up your 7D”

Posted By planetmitch
@tylerginter has been very helpful in getting your camera set up - he had a great tutorial when the Canon EOS 5D Mark II just came out and now he's…
Nov15th

Happy Birthday to planet5D, Happy Birthday to planet5D…

Posted By planetmitch
Yes, it is hard to believe, but November 15th is the day that planet5D was born! That means it has been one year since our launch and it is just…
Nov12th

Popular Science picks Canon EOS 5D Mark II as 2009 Grand Award Gadget

Posted By planetmitch
planet5D friend @stshank again alerted us to big news - Popular Science magazine has issued their top picks for the 2009 year and the Canon EOS 5D Mark II has…
Nov11th

NBC’s Saturday Night Live Shoots Opening Title sequence in Full 1080p HD Video With Canon’s EOS Digital SLR Cameras

Posted By planetmitch
Thanks to the alert from @stshank, we find the Canon EOS 5D Mark II and the Canon EOS 7D have been used to film the title sequence for SNL! We…
Nov11th

Flying with the Canon EOS 5D Mark II

Posted By planetmitch
Christian Tillmanns sent us this info about the documentary he's filming on the Canon EOS 5D Mark II - about why people choose to fly. "I thought it might be…
Nov11th

LucasFilm filmakers use Canon EOS 5D Mark II for Sci-Fi ’36 Stairs’

Posted By planetmitch
Philip Koch sent us this... a new film shot on the Canon EOS 5D Mark II and the trailer looks simply amazing! "Earlier this year I met Grzegorz Jonkajtys, a…
Nov9th

Hybrid DSLR Shootout – Canon 5D Mk II, 7D, Nikon D300S and the Red One

Posted By planetmitch
Richard Harrington has posted an interesting Hybrid DSLR shootout over on the Pro Video Coalition site where he compares the Canon EOS 5D Mark II, the Canon EOS 7D, the…

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