Jul23rd

Blog Scraping – a trend that hits photogs

Posted By planetmitch
UPDATE 12pm CDT: I've had several nice emails back and forth with the owner of seriouslyphotography (turns out he's also a fan of planet5D) and he's been contacted by several…
Jul22nd

Will the Canon EOS 5D Mark II get 24p video?

Posted By planetmitch
Will the Canon EOS 5D Mark II get 24p video? The answer is unfortunately no. We’ve heard rumor after rumor about some people in Hollywood beta testing a version of…
Jul22nd

Hypnotic Ocean Aquarium filmed with Canon 5D2 goes viral!

Posted By planetmitch
We reported the beautiful aquarium video almost a week ago and since then (no, we don't claim all the credit, just most of it LOL), the video has gone viral…
Jul22nd

Collision Conference – Special deal for planet5D readers

Posted By planetmitch
We're very excited to announce that we've gotten a special deal with the Collision Conference for planet5D readers - $50 off of the 2 day conference registration fee for the…
Jul22nd

Collision Conference – the convergence of stills and video

Posted By planetmitch
Yes, it is happening, and we've talked about it before, the line between the still photographer and the videographer is blurring and the Canon EOS 5D Mark II has certainly…
Jul22nd

Behind the scenes on a new movie – shot on Canon EOS 5D Mark II

Posted By planetmitch
ON-SET WITH THE CANON 5D mk2 by Ed Thomas for planet5D Mark Dawson, an emerging talent in the British film industry, commissioned me to shoot a behind-the-scenes documentary for his…
Jul21st

Canon EOS 5D Mark II Helmet Cam used to promote “Terminator Salvation”

Posted By planetmitch
Yesterday, we posted about the Canon EOS 5D Mark II Helmet Cam reported to us by Rodney Charters (Director of Photography (DP) on the FOX TV series 24 - IMDB…
Jul21st

Behind the scenes with a model fashion shoot-5D mk ii

Posted By planetmitch
French model Nadege Dabrowski does a photo shoot and we get to see the behind the scenes shots from the Canon EOS 5D Mark II. See, you can use the…
Jul20th

Canon5D Mark II Helmet Mount for Panavision and Hollywood

Posted By planetmitch
UPDATE: We found out how the Canon EOS 5D Mark II helmet cam was used! Please read our new story - Canon EOS 5D Mark II Helmet Cam used to…
Jul20th

Canon 5D Shutter in Slo-mo

Posted By planetmitch
This morning, @dslrinfo on twitter posted the link to this high-speed video of the Canon EOS 5D (not the mk2) shutter firing. Nothing earth shattering here, just fun to watch!…
Jul18th

planet5D site features – highlighting our forums

Posted By planetmitch
Every now and then, it seems appropriate to re-introduce some of the great features of planet5D to our new fans. This weekend, we'd like to highlight our forums. The link…
Jul17th

Timelapse with the Canon 5D Mark II shows off Eiffel Tower

Posted By planetmitch
It seems that people are really loving the Canon 5D mk ii (5D2) for timelapse videos as well as using the tilt-shift lenses. We've got a couple today. First, the…
Jul17th

1000 Portraits Canon 5D Mark II style

Posted By planetmitch
Some months ago, we saw the post planet5D friend Carlo Nicora made on twitter about the "One Thousand Portraits" site he and a friend did in London. In one weekend,…
Jul16th

Aspiring/indie DSLR filmmakers – win some Redrock Micro stuff!

Posted By planetmitch
Studio Daily alerted us to a new contest for you Canon EOS 5D Mark II indie or wanna be filmmakers. All you need to do is submit a video. Winners…
Jul16th

Hypnotic Ocean Aquarium filmed with Canon 5D mk ii

Posted By planetmitch
The Canon EOS 5D Mark II is changing many things for many people and sometimes these things just reach out and grab you. Jon Rawlinson grabbed me (and many others)…
Jul15th

NYTimes Michael Jackson Fan Memories Canon 5D Mark II Video

Posted By planetmitch
With all the hoopla over the Michael Jackson memorial, it was good to see the New York Times web coverage via this piece "Fan Memories" piece shot on the Canon…

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