Jan26th

The making of “The Chapel” – a nice behind the scenes HDSLR video

Posted By planetmitch
"The Chapel" was made on Canon EOS 5D Mark II (reviews) and we featured it on planet5D cinema in November - please watch it and give it a rating while you're there. We've been in contact with Patryk Kizny (who is the Brand and Marketing…
Jan26th

Archive of the Patrick Moreau chat now online as a podcast!

Posted By planetmitch
UPDATE: This is an update of a post from last August - we've edited and reposted the video. The original video had a bad start because we had some setup issues. So we've edited out all that stuff as fixing a bit of the audio…
Jan25th

Do HDSLRs and paintball mix? Of course!

Posted By planetmitch
We met Travis Guerra in the planet5D HDSLR chat room the other day and found out that he's shooting paintball matches with his Canon EOS 7D (reviews) and doing quite well. He's got one of the top paintball video channels on youtube - Socialpaintball. This…
Jan24th

ikan announces new V17e HD monitor

Posted By planetmitch
ikan has announced a new V17e HD monitor today and sent us the following PR. ikan’s new V17e HD monitor For those in need of a large monitor solution for studio and ENG/EFP applications, look no further than ikan’s new V17e HD monitor. This 17”…
Jan24th

Trammell Hudson – author of Magic Lantern – planet5D live interview guest Jan 30th 9pm EST

Posted By planetmitch
Yes, that’s right, Trammell Hudson - author of Magic Lantern firmware will be our planet5D live interview guest on Sunday January 30th at 9pm EST and if you join our live UStream broadcast, you get to ask some of the questions! And don't forget to…
Jan24th

Vincent Laforet and Philip Bloom talk HDSLR cinema at the Vimeo Festival

Posted By planetmitch
Not much to say about this one - it is a recording of the panel discussion with Vincent Laforet and Philip Bloom from the Vimeo Festival that happened last fall in NYC. Don't forget you can win a Vimeo Plus account in January at planet5D…
Jan22nd

Canon U.S.A. Collaborates With the 2011 Sundance Film Festival To Launch “The Story Beyond The Still” Short Film

Posted By planetmitch
Canon sent along this PR about the "Beyond the Stills Competition" that was running in 2010 - all of the pieces have been put together and the final chapter was shot (all of the individuals winning each chapter participated in the making of the final…
Jan21st

Lockit Buddy HDSLR Audio Sync device

Posted By planetmitch
Missing timecodes to sync audio on your HDSLR movies? This device might just help you with that whole issue. We were contacted the other day by Freelance Audiovisual Services who are announcing Lockit Buddy. Make sure to read all about it on the Lockit Buddy…
Jan21st

Letus Direct’s Hawk – a review of this HDSLR viewfinder

Posted By planetmitch
Letus Direct sent us one of their "Hawk" viewfinders a few weeks ago to evaluate and we're happy to report it works quite well and has plenty of configuration options to fit your different rig needs (different models of the Talon Kits). The video has…
Jan21st

“Ghost” A unique HDSLR short from Denmark

Posted By planetmitch
A couple of weeks ago, we were sent this Canon HDSLR short and we were very impressed - and so we begged for some BTS info and we were pleasantly pleased to get this kind of detail. Today, we present you with "Ghost" - a…
Jan20th

Hot off the presses – new HDSLR USB Follow Focus Controller

Posted By planetmitch
This just came in from friends the 5D Mark II Team - they've been working with the manufacturer of this new USB Follow Focus Controller for Canon HDSLRs and are finally ready to announce it - and they've been gracious enough to share this with…
Jan20th

Nino Leitner Live Interview on planet5D Thursday January 27th 8pm CET

Posted By planetmitch
Note: We've changed the time to 8pm CET - sorry for the earlier mistake! A treat for Europeans, we're going to have special guest Nino Leitner for our planet5D Live Interview on Thursday January 27th 6pm 8pm CET - that's Central European Time - which…
Jan20th

Playtime – an insane stop motion and live action Canon EOS 5D Mark II movie

Posted By planetmitch
Found this great Canon EOS 5D Mark II (reviews) video over on this tumbler page. It was directed by the same guy who worked on the Cinnamon Chasers video featured in this planet5D cinema post a while back. It was so awesome, we wrote to…
Jan19th

Need wireless HD video from the air? Teradek can fly!

Posted By planetmitch
Teradek has made their technology fly! We don't have many details yet (tho we've found a story on dslrnewsshooter) but Rod Clark did send this video in which we thought you'd like to see! Teradek Cube Streaming HD Video from a RC Helicopter from Teradek…
Jan19th

1st bi-annual DSLRcinema International Film Festival: SPEECHLESS

Posted By planetmitch
A good friend of planet5D Tracey Lee who runs DSLRcinema.com is running a film festival that you can enter and he asked us to let you know about it in case you want to enter and win. DSLRcinema has had a very successful Vimeo page…
Jan19th

Redrock Micro special – Free Lens Gears with purchase of bundle

Posted By planetmitch
This just came in from our friends at Redrock Micro: Free Lens Gears with a purchase of any Redrock bundle or microFollowFocus. Read the details below (cover photo credit: snap from the ad)

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