Apr20th

Panavision lens on a Canon 5D Mark II

Posted By planetmitch
And now for something completely different: A Panavision movie lens on a Canon 5D Mark II. This image comes from Axel at ABGK studio "For better or worse, I have…
Apr19th

Review: “Canon 5D Mark II Made Easy” (DVD training)

Posted By planetmitch
You’ve got a brand new Canon 5d Mark II and it came with a manual, but you don’t want to dive into that thing, its just too scary or difficult…
Apr19th

DCRP Review: Canon EOS-5D Mark II

Posted By planetmitch
This morning, a new Canon 5D mk ii review appeared... the Digital Camera Resource Guide has just published their very thorough review. Covering all aspects of the camera, they've also…
Apr19th

New Marshal LCD Monitor

Posted By planetmitch
Vincent Laforet has covered the new Marshall LCD Monitor "One of the most important accessories that you can purchase to help you get better results with the video from your…
Apr19th

New underwater housing for the Canon 5D mk ii

Posted By planetmitch
Friends of planet5D, photoNewsToday sent us to this announcement of the new SUBAL CD5MII Underwater Housing for Canon 5D Mark II. "SUBAL CD5MII by Stepanek GmbH Underwater Housing for Canon…
Apr15th

New trailers for the “First Feature Film” on the Canon 5D mk ii

Posted By planetmitch
On March 30th, there was quite a bit of excitement over the announcement of "Searching for Sonny" - the "first feature film shot entirely on a DSLR when a teaser…
Apr15th

Canon 5D mk ii – more and more videos

Posted By planetmitch
Yep, all the excitement around the world has me backlogged - not sure if i'll ever catch up LOL. Tho now the USA tax season is over, so I thought…
Apr14th

Nikon announces D5000

Posted By planetmitch
As expected by the rumor sites, Nikon has announced the D5000 (amazon pre-order link). It will compete against the Canon Rebel T1i/500D in the upper end of the DSLRV consumer…
Apr13th

Nike spot shot on a Canon 5D mk ii

Posted By planetmitch
Continuing on our trek to show how the Canon 5D Mark II is sending shock waves thru the 'film' industry, today we spotlight this video spot for Nike (sorry -…
Apr11th

Zacuto announces GunStock DSLR rigs

Posted By planetmitch
Zacuto announced a new group of "DSLR Gunstock Shooter" rigs for more secure photography and filmmaking. These rigs are similar to shotguns (hence the 'GunStock' nickname) in that they're held…
Apr11th

Buyer’s Guide

Posted By planetmitch
Many of you may not be aware of our Canon 5D mk ii buyer's guide. We used to highlight the vendors on every blog post, but then we decided to move…
Apr8th

Stunning Canon 5D Mark II Timelapse Video

Posted By planetmitch
"Wow" - that's what went thru my mind as I watched this Canon 5D Mark II video on Vimeo. Then, I downloaded it from Vimeo and I still can't pick…
Apr7th

Q&A: Canon helps usher in the video SLR era

Posted By planetmitch
Cnet has a good story from Stephen Shankland interviewing Chuck Westfall about the Canon EOS 5D Mark II and the new Rebel T1i/500D. "Chuck Westfall, technical adviser for Canon's professional…
Apr5th

Announcement: New Feature Added! Forums!

Posted By planetmitch
Welcome back to planet5D! Today, we're excited to announce that we're adding forums to the community that has grown around planet5D and planetT1i! When you visit the forums, please make…
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…

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