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…
Mar25th

Canon announces EOS 500D/Rebel T1i

Posted By planetmitch
Update: planet5D will be expanding to cover this wonderful new camera. We've opened a new blog and wiki at planetT1i.com and planet500D.com (both URLs go to the same location). As…
Mar24th

Canon LP-E6 batteries available (USA)

Posted By planetmitch
UPDATE - SOLD OUT! Hey y’all - i know many of you are hunting and hunting for batteries for your 5D mk ii. Well i can finally announce that my…
Mar24th

Rumor: 500D tomorrow?

Posted By planetmitch
Following up on an earlier post about this rumor, we see that CanonRumors has posted a follow up - which points to this website (translated to english). Can it be…
Mar23rd

A batch of 5D2 reviews

Posted By planetmitch
I've been holding on to a couple of reviews so I could put them all together. First, a Negative review: Initial impression of the new Canon 5D Mark II -…
Mar23rd

Spring Flowers

Posted By planetmitch
Ok, every now and then I'm gonna do some self indulgence. I get to do that every now and then right? Yesterday, during the golden hour, I went out and…
Mar21st

NeoScene update for 29.97

Posted By planetmitch
NeoScene has announced their tool now handles the 5D mk ii video properly at 29.97 frames per second... From their post on dvinfo.net: "Weekend Beta of NeoScene 1.1.3 We finally…
Mar21st

Availability updates

Posted By planetmitch
In moving to the new blog, I've just realized that many of you may be missing out on the updates on who has bodies and kits available etc. So, I'm…
Mar21st

Are your videos steady?

Posted By planetmitch
I've been paying a bit of attention lately to video stability... both from the 5D mk ii and in professionally done movies. Stability is all over the place! And, a…

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