Jan9th

Shooting video with the Canon EOS 5D Mark II? Learn the 180 Degree Shutter rule

Posted By planetmitch
Good friend of planet5D @tylerginter sent us this very interesting article he published in his blog about the 180 Degree Shutter and what it means for shooting video and for…
Jan7th

Canon announces new Wireless File Transmitters for the Canon EOS 5D Mark II and others

Posted By planetmitch
This just hit the wires... Canon announces new Wireless File Transmitters for the hybrids, EOS 5D Mark II, EOS-1D MKIV, and the EOS 7D. "The level of connection and control…
Dec30th

Vincent Laforet and Canon announce new video contest

Posted By planetmitch
Vincent Laforet announced this morning the new contest (tho we don't know all the details yet) in concert with Canon and Vimeo. This is part of the announcement: (please watch…
Dec28th

Vimeo’s “Top 25″ made up of 24% Canon EOS 5D Mark II videos

Posted By planetmitch
Vimeo has published a "Top 25 of 2009" video list and I found it interesting that just a bit less than 1/4 (6 out of 25 or 24%) of them…
Dec28th

Preview of the Canon EOS-1D MKIV from Europe

Posted By planetmitch
Rob Galbraith found a post by Jens Dresling, a staff photographer at Politiken in Copenhagen about his testing of the Canon EOS-1D MKIV. The post includes sample photos from a…
Dec23rd

More side by side – video from the Canon EOS 5D Mark II, 7D and 1D MKIV

Posted By planetmitch
We've highlighted some of the work from this Canadian crew already, but now, StillMotion has released a great review and video comparison of the Canon EOS 5D Mark II, the…
Dec23rd

Vincent Laforet’s “Nocturne” (shot with Canon EOS-1D MKIV) back online

Posted By planetmitch
Vincent Laforet announced early this morning that his Canon EOS-1D MKIV movie (one of the first movies released on the pre-production units) is now available again. And, as an added…
Dec22nd

24 hour auto racing on the Canon EOS 5D Mark II

Posted By planetmitch
Toby Kahler sent us this amazing car racing piece he and his team from www.motionctrl.de filmed with the Canon EOS 5D Mark II (and note that this was done before…
Dec22nd

New Canon EOS-1D MKIV video “Prague” from Philip Bloom

Posted By planetmitch
Philip Bloom again shows off a beautiful city - this time Prague - and this time, he's using the pre-production Canon EOS-1D MKIV that Canon has loaned him. From his…
Dec22nd

Christmas Canon EOS 5D Mark II videos

Posted By planetmitch
A couple of Christmas greetings that have been sent in to planet5D that were done on Canon EOS 5D Mark II cameras. The first is from James Fitzgerald Jr. from…
Dec19th

Commercials shot on Canon Hybrids like the Canon EOS 5D Mark II

Posted By planetmitch
Friend of planet5D Zack McTee sent in this commercial he shot on the Canon EOS 5D Mark II. "As far as how we ended up using the 5d, I work…
Dec18th

World’s largest photograph taken with Canon EOS 5D Mark II

Posted By planetmitch
We found this posted this morning by @_photoradar on twitter - this series of 1665 photos taken with the Canon EOS 5D Mark II was stitched together to create the…
Dec15th

Dan Chung shooting horses in slow motion with the Canon EOS-1D MKIV

Posted By planetmitch
A few minutes ago, Dan Chun (@DSLRinformer on twitter) posted his new Canon EOS-1D MKIV video shot at a horse racing track. In fact, not only does Dan have 1…
Dec11th

Philip Bloom posts new short-shot at Skywalker Ranch (LucasFilm)

Posted By planetmitch
Philip Bloom has posted a new video he shot at the Skywalker Ranch - home of the LucasFilm crew (remember some guy named George Lucas and movies he made called…
Dec9th

Surfing the big waves in Canon EOS 5D Mark II slow motion

Posted By planetmitch
I've not seen too many slow motion videos done with the Canon EOS 5D Mark II so I thought this was pretty unique and it is another example of surfers…
Dec9th

“Going to California” with a Canon EOS 5D Mark II

Posted By planetmitch
A quick post of a beautiful Canon EOS 5D Mark II video shot in some of the USA's most beautiful spots! I recommend getting the large download size for 7…

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