Apr15th

Canon 5D mk ii – more and more videos

Posted By planetmitch
Yep, all the excitement around the world has me backlogged - not sure if i'll ever catch up LOL. Tho now the USA tax season is over, so I thought…
Apr14th

Nikon announces D5000

Posted By planetmitch
As expected by the rumor sites, Nikon has announced the D5000 (amazon pre-order link). It will compete against the Canon Rebel T1i/500D in the upper end of the DSLRV consumer…
Apr13th

Nike spot shot on a Canon 5D mk ii

Posted By planetmitch
Continuing on our trek to show how the Canon 5D Mark II is sending shock waves thru the 'film' industry, today we spotlight this video spot for Nike (sorry -…
Apr11th

Zacuto announces GunStock DSLR rigs

Posted By planetmitch
Zacuto announced a new group of "DSLR Gunstock Shooter" rigs for more secure photography and filmmaking. These rigs are similar to shotguns (hence the 'GunStock' nickname) in that they're held…
Apr11th

Buyer’s Guide

Posted By planetmitch
Many of you may not be aware of our Canon 5D mk ii buyer's guide. We used to highlight the vendors on every blog post, but then we decided to move…
Apr8th

Stunning Canon 5D Mark II Timelapse Video

Posted By planetmitch
"Wow" - that's what went thru my mind as I watched this Canon 5D Mark II video on Vimeo. Then, I downloaded it from Vimeo and I still can't pick…
Apr7th

Q&A: Canon helps usher in the video SLR era

Posted By planetmitch
Cnet has a good story from Stephen Shankland interviewing Chuck Westfall about the Canon EOS 5D Mark II and the new Rebel T1i/500D. "Chuck Westfall, technical adviser for Canon's professional…
Apr5th

Announcement: New Feature Added! Forums!

Posted By planetmitch
Welcome back to planet5D! Today, we're excited to announce that we're adding forums to the community that has grown around planet5D and planetT1i! When you visit the forums, please make…
Apr4th

Another example of steadycam use with Canon 5D mk ii

Posted By planetmitch
TylerGinter sends us this Merlin based video shot with the Canon 5D mk ii and message "First Stedicam Footage from the Merlin. It works perfectly! I still have some tweaking to…
Mar31st

Rascal Flatss TV Show filmed on a Canon 5D Mark II!

Posted By planetmitch
We continue to see some great stuff being filmed with the Canon 5D mk ii. Today, we'd like to highlight the music of Rascal Flatss. We first heard of this…
Mar30th

Rumor: Canon working on new dSLR video camera?

Posted By planetmitch
Canonrumors posted today about a rumor they've received about a possible pro video camera Canon might be working on that is based on the digital SLR's like the canon 5d…
Mar30th

First Canon 5D Mark II Feature Film?

Posted By planetmitch
Well, it was bound to happen right? A feature film shot entirely on the 5D mk ii! "Searching for Sonny" I suspect too that there are several vying for this…
Mar29th

Battery battery, who’s got the battery?

Posted By planetmitch
The struggle to find batteries for the Canon 5D mk ii continues around the globe. Evidence? Do I need to give evidence? I think everyone knows how hard they are…
Mar27th

Luminous Landscape hands on review of the 5D mk ii

Posted By planetmitch
Recently (yes, this has been sitting in my queue too), Nick Devlin produced a very impressive photographer's hands on report on the 5D mk ii. (the image for this article…
Mar27th

A few new Canon 5D mk ii videos

Posted By planetmitch
Ok, these things are piling up in my queue and I've been spending too much time collecting and not enough time sharing... so here we go with some of my…
Mar27th

Unique gift: 5D mk ii flash drive

Posted By planetmitch
This is making the rounds this morning so I thought I'd share in case you missed it. engadget.com is highlighting this very unique flash drive made to look like a…

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