Jan4th

Beautiful Fashion Photography BTS HDSLR video

Posted By planetmitch
We found this project over on this thread of the planet5D forums. I know many of you don't think planet5D cares about still photography any more, but you're wrong. We still love to cover stills! And tho this was posted primarily as a behind the…
Jan3rd

Podcast of Robert Evans interview online

Posted By planetmitch
We normally post the archive of a planet5D live interview almost immediately, but since I was in the middle of trying to figure out how to convert everything to iTunes podcasts at the time that I interviewed Robert Evans, I thought I'd wait to announce…
Jan3rd

Philip Bloom to be planet5D HDSLR chat special guest January 10

Posted By planetmitch
Everyone knows who Philip Bloom is, but not everyone knows about the planet5D HDSLR chat room... well, we're very excited that Philip will be our planet5D chat special guest! So, set your calendars for Monday January 10th at 4pm EST (21:00 GMT) and plan to…
Jan2nd

planet5D now on iTunes as a podcast!

Posted By planetmitch
Yes! planet5D is on iTunes as a podcast! As planet5D is growing, we're learning to reach out to other areas of the web and since we're already doing live interviews and need a way for people to see them after they're recorded, we decided to…
Jan2nd

planet5D December winners – the Genus and PhotoCine prizes awarded

Posted By planetmitch
It was a great month in the planet5D forums -especially for folks wanting to win the Genus Superior Follow Focus! We're growing leaps and bounds and everyone is keeping things upbeat. We had 3 contests running in December - the first one ended on Dec…
Jan1st

planet5D exclusive update on the 4k Canon Rebel T2i/550D software We’ve all been RickRoll’d

Posted By planetmitch
We've been investigating the firmware we reported on Thursday and have been granted this exclusive additional information. We've been given nothing to prove that this software is real yet, so we're posting this just as it was given to us - and we've been told…
Dec31st

Canon 5D mark II vs Panasonic Lumix GH2 – rolling shutter comparison

Posted By planetmitch
Mike Kobal has sent in plenty of material before and we just had to show you this one as well - his Canon EOS 5D Mark II (reviews) vs Panasonic Lumix GH2 - rolling shutter comparison. Rolling shutter comparison, Canon 5D mark II vs Panasonic…
Dec31st

Idiot with a Tripod and a Canon EOS 7D and a bit of snow – updated 2x

Posted By planetmitch
Was reading twitter the other day and ran across a tweet mentioning Roger Ebert's blog post (Roger is a famous movie critic) and how he loved this Canon EOS 7D (reviews) movie called "Idiot with a Tripod" - so I just had to check it…
Dec30th

4k hack firmware for Canon Rebel T2i/550D coming on Jan 1? *update 5 1/1

Posted By planetmitch
Found this on Philip's blog - thought it was significant enough to report to you... user Earz62801 on youtube has posted that he'll be delivering a firmware hack to allow the Canon Rebel T2i/550D (reviews) to record video in 2k, 3k, and 4k at 24fps.…
Dec29th

planet5D forum improvements – twitter + facebook connect and more

Posted By planetmitch
We told you earlier about some improvements to the planet5D forum software - well, the hits keep coming! Today, we've added the ability to connect with Twitter or Facebook instead of making a new registration. We've also got some hints to improve your reading enjoyment…
Dec28th

A few planet5D improvements

Posted By planetmitch
We're always looking for ways to improve your experience here at planet5D and we think we've added a few good new features. New planet5D.com front page! First, we've improved the front end to planet5D.com which is the first page many people see - we've added…
Dec24th

House DP Gale Tattersall HDSLR master classes coming soon

Posted By planetmitch
We posted earlier about Gal Tattersall's HDSLR master classes, but there have been some additional sessions set up we thought you'd like to know. Visit HD DSLR Workshops for more information as well. The Press Release Internationally-acclaimed cinematographer Gale Tattersall announces his next series of master…
Dec23rd

The Christmas Story on a Canon EOS 5D Mark II

Posted By planetmitch
I was going to put this one over on the planet5D cinema, but liked it so much I thought y'all would like to make sure you saw it... "The Christmas Story" shot on the Canon EOS 5D Mark II (reviews)... it came to me via…
Dec23rd

New Magic Lantern firmware release for the Canon Rebel T2i/550D

Posted By planetmitch
A new Magic Lantern firmware release for the Canon Rebel T2i/550D has been released enabling features that aren't available with the standard Canon firmware. Be warned tho that Magic Lantern (tho we've not heard of any reports of this happening) in rare circumstances could damage…
Dec22nd

Jag35.com announces HDSLR electronic follow focus system

Posted By planetmitch
Jag35.com announces HDSLR electronic follow focus system that will initially be wired and then later will come in a wireless version. Find out more about the announcement below and on the Jag35 Electronic Remote Follow Focus page. Jag35 Electronic remote Follow Focus from jehu Garcia…
Dec21st

Christmas is a time of giving and helping others – please help someone

Posted By planetmitch
Also in the spirit of Christmas, we saw this video last night - sent in by Ron Dawson - that might just make the hankies come out. It reminds us that we love our toys, but we also love our families and how much we…

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