Mar11th

5D mk ii commentary

Posted By planetmitch
Just read an interesting commentary on the 5D mk ii from Paul Myers of the Brooks Institute - he called it "Inappropriate Comments About the Revolutionary Canon 5d Mark II"…
Mar11th

Rumor – new Canon DSLR march 25?

Posted By planetmitch
canonRumors.com points to this translation of a german site. "Canon has just invited to the press conference here on 25 March when we will see something that with Canon's words…
Mar10th

The death of still photography?

Posted By planetmitch
In This Week in Photography's (TWIP) podcast is an interesting discussion of the possibility that still photography will die... the show is entitiled "The Death of Still Photography? The future…
Mar10th

Fake Chuck asks “EOS 5D Mark II a risky investment?”

Posted By planetmitch
In his latest rant, Fake Chuck Westfall asks is the EOS 5D Mark II a risky investment? Pointing out questions about the AutoFocus and noise issues, he raises some interesting…
Mar10th

Cameralensrentals has 100 batteries

Posted By planetmitch
UPDATE: 3/11 8am - 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…
Mar9th

First 5D mk ii video from Afghanistan

Posted By planetmitch
When digging around earlier for the information on the U2 video, i was exploring the blog of the photographer James Vellacott who took the U2 video. Low and behold, there…
Mar9th

Editing 5D mk ii video and other stuff

Posted By planetmitch
There are a lot of questions about editing video that comes out of the 5D mk ii. I'd like to get a whole section put up in the wiki about…
Mar9th

U2 Live on the 5D mk ii

Posted By planetmitch
davedodg on twitter alerted us to a U2 concert that was performed on a rooftop in London last Friday. The event was filmed and photographed by James Vellacott on 2…
Mar9th

Peeping tom!

Posted By planetmitch
Our new friend James Hill (sultanasandwich on twitter) sent me a video of his "Peeping Tom" series. The video is a "how it was done" video shot on the 5D…
Mar8th

Wow Videos

Posted By planetmitch
Ok y'all, I've been holding on to a few videos lately, there's tons of them coming out but there are a couple that just knock your socks off! Note -…
Mar8th

A different grip?

Posted By planetmitch
Something that came out of the PMA show was a new non-canon grip for the 5D mk ii.
Mar8th

RSS – a good way to keep up

Posted By planetmitch
As days go by, i post and post over on twitter about new blog posts etc, only to see someone who missed out on some news. Well, if you're not…
Mar8th

Rumor about 1d mark iv

Posted By planetmitch
Does this impact the 5D mk ii? CanonRumors reports there may be a delay in an new 1D Mark IV due to the economy. "An email I received has told…
Mar8th

New Vendor for Video products

Posted By planetmitch
I'm working on all sorts of enhancements for planet5d (you may have noticed that we're using Wordpress for our blog now - tho expect the template to change in the…
Mar8th

5D2 video – stuck frames

Posted By planetmitch
@rob_sheridan asked a question the other day on twitter that i didn't have an answer to: "Even with a 45mb/s card, I'm still getting occasional stuck frames (1 frame holds…
Mar6th

5D mk ii vendors with stock

Posted By planetmitch
Updated 3/18 7am Central USA Adorama has bodies and kits in stock - order NOW! Abe's of Main has bodies in stock Best Buy has bodies in stock Norman Camera…

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