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

Posted By planetmitch
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…
Mar3rd

Ron Howard using Canon Hybrid DSLRs

Posted By planetmitch
Earlier today, we got this alert from one of our loyal readers (thanks @eplatero) and several others have pointed it out as well - but the alert is that Ron…
Mar3rd

“I am Immune” – product ad filmed with Canon EOS 5D Mark II

Posted By planetmitch
Denver Riddle sent us this one and it is pretty impressive - a product short based on a hit movie. "This was a short film product piece imitating the popular…
Mar2nd

Thinking outside the box – tallscreen with the Canon EOS 5D Mark II

Posted By planetmitch
Welcome to the new world - a world where video is no longer constrained to being horizontal - it is now also vertical. Giorgio Constantine has started a new group…
Mar2nd

The Great HDSLR Meetup! Venice Beach – March 7

Posted By planetmitch
If you're a follower of either @phillipBloom or I on twitter, you saw over the weekend a great effort to get me to fly out to California to meet Philip…
Mar2nd

Beautiful movies coming in from Canon Rebel T2i/550D

Posted By planetmitch
People are getting their hands on the Canon Rebel T2i/550D and they're starting to produce some beautiful moving images! We posted a bit the other day about Torres Studio's "The…
Mar1st

48 Hour Human Time-lapse to be made with the Canon 5D Mark II

Posted By planetmitch
UPDATE: March 13 - here's the final video: 48 Hour Human Timelapse from Marty Stalker on Vimeo. Now here's an interesting idea - making a 48 hour timelapse of a…
Mar1st

Canon confirms Canon EOS 5D Mark II firmware contents

Posted By planetmitch
In a news release that hit my inbox a little bit ago, Canon has released details of the Canon EOS 5D Mark II firmware update that is now officially due…
Mar1st

Where’s Waldo? Search for the guy behind the USA bench

Posted By planetmitch
Yesterday, the world watched a fantastic hockey match between the USA and Canada (notice I list the USA first LOL). While watching the match on TV, my wife (yes, she…
Mar1st

Wedding Photographer Jeff Ascough switches to Canon EOS-1D MKIV

Posted By planetmitch
Famed wedding photographer Jeff Ascough has decided to dump his lousy Canon EOS 5D Mark IIs for a couple of Canon EOS-1D MKIV cameras. I've seen this mentioned in a…
Feb27th

Haiti – how MSNBC’s David Friedman covered the quake on the 5DMkII

Posted By planetmitch
This morning, DSLR News Shooter (dslrnewsshooter.com) has a guest post from David Friedman discussing how he covered the earthquake in Haiti for MSNBC with a Canon EOS 5D Mark II.…
Feb26th

Canon Rebel T2i/550D unboxing and awesome comparison to 7D

Posted By planetmitch
All sorts of news in the last few days and I'm way behind - sorry! This was posted yesterday on vimeo and it is pretty darn cool - and it…

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