Mar16th

Behind the TV – in the control room with the Canon EOS 5D Mark II

Posted By planetmitch
Here's a fascinating behind the scenes look at the NBC Winter Olympics that was shot on the Canon EOS 5D Mark II. We contacted Robert Coon who made the movie…
Mar16th

Wanna make some giga panoramas? GigaPan is ready to help

Posted By planetmitch
Engadget showed this one off - the GigaPan Epic Pro - a remote control device to help you make huge panoramas with your Canon EOS 5D Mark II or other…
Mar16th

Dan Chung does news report on Canon Rebel T2i/550D

Posted By planetmitch
We've heard yet again from our friend Dan Chung who's shared with us his Canon Rebel T2i/550D news report on "China's Migrant Children". Please read the whole story on Dan's…
Mar16th

Tired of ‘Rolling Shutter’? Here is a manual fix tutorial

Posted By planetmitch
Mike Huetz has presented this very intriguing manual fix for removing any 'rolling shutter' (often called the "jello effect") from your video using Adobe's After Effects. I am no expert,…
Mar15th

The first Canon EOS 5D Mark II native 24fps movies

Posted By planetmitch
Philip Bloom has announced that several of his recent movies have been done on the new Canon EOS 5D Mark II firmware version 2.0.3 that includes the native 24fps frame…
Mar15th

Complete guide to Canon EOS 5D Mark II ‘cinema’ firmware 2.0.3

Posted By planetmitch
We've known it was coming, but now it is finally here! The firmware that gives the Canon EOS 5D Mark II 24fps has arrived and we've got full coverage for…
Mar14th

Canon USA Spring 2010 Rebates

Posted By planetmitch
Is it spring or is this the end of winter? Either way, there are some good rebates being offered by Canon until April 3rd (yes, I'm a few days late…
Mar13th

Rodney Charters and Snehal Patel talk about using Canon EOS 5D Mark IIs

Posted By planetmitch
Digital Photo Pro did a profile on director Snehal Patel and cinematographer Rodney Charters doing work on a short epic film "Indian Gangster" with Canon EOS 5D Mark IIs. You…
Mar13th

How to post a review on planet5D Review

Posted By planetmitch
I've had several people ask me how to post a review over on planet5D Review in order to enter and maybe win that iPad that I ordered yesterday. It really…
Mar11th

Paris – 26 gigapixels – shot with the Canon EOS 5D Mark II

Posted By planetmitch
Rob Galbraith just posted this one on his blog. A record breaker in size, it is made from over 2300 individual Canon EOS 5D Mark II images. Don't miss out…
Mar11th

“Why We Fight” – an amazing Canon EOS 5D Mark II Special Forces movie

Posted By planetmitch
Tyler Ginter (@tylerginter) has sent us his blog post about the new Special Forces movie "Why We Fight" - which was filmed entirely on Canon EOS 5D Mark II cameras.…
Mar11th

Canon EOS 5D Mark II and Focus – My Images Aren’t Sharp

Posted By planetmitch
Update: March 2010 This article has gotten a lot of use since it was first published on Jun 16, 2009 and I thought that it would be a good time…
Mar8th

Venice Beach meetup with Philip Bloom

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Wow, what a great day we had for the Philip Bloom Canon HDSLR meetup in Venice Beach yesterday! Ok, i thought it was a darn bit cold, and the wind…
Mar6th

“City of Lakes” – amazing wedding movie filmed with Canon HDSLRs

Posted By planetmitch
You've got to watch this trailer - really - I insist. I've not seen a wedding filmed with five Canon 7Ds and two 5D Mark IIs quite like this before!…
Mar6th

Stu Maschwitz on shooting 24P

Posted By planetmitch
Someone forwarded this on twitter (sorry don't recall who), and it is a must see video if you're learning how to make movies. From the MacVideo site: "In this, Part…
Mar6th

The Vancouver Olympics on the Canon EOS 7D

Posted By planetmitch
Jordan (@jdog23) sent us this awesome little video shot on the Canon EOS 7D... thought it deserved a full post. Vancouver 2010 Olympics from Jordan Megahy on Vimeo.Oh my, where…

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