Sep15th

Some Canon EOS 7D Updates

Posted By planetmitch
Philip Bloom has been active with his new Canon EOS 7D - he's been able to produce more videos and posted about his experience on his blog. Here's the video from that page: Random Dublin shots from workshop: Canon 7d from Philip Bloom on Vimeo.…
Sep15th

More and More Canon EOS 5D Mark II Awesome Videos

Posted By planetmitch
I know you've missed them lately ... more Canon EOS 5D Mark II videos on tap! I've gotten so many submissions and have found so many it is darn hard to include them all - I appreciate everyone sending in stuff even if I don't…
Sep12th

Canon EOS 5D Mark II portraits

Posted By planetmitch
Ok, time for a wee bit of self-indulgence. Last night, I went to a local high school football game and took my Canon EOS 5D Mark II. Had to get away from this darn computer to have some local fun... well, now what's the result…
Sep9th

Rick Sammon offers SLR HD workshops

Posted By planetmitch
In yet another post about upcoming training (see, I told you we were working on finding you some training Ha) - Rick Sammon and David Leveen are teaming together to offer an SLR HD workshop. They are also putting together a training DVD that we'll…
Sep9th

Free training – yes I said FREE – Vu Bui announces Entry Level Photo Fusion Tour

Posted By planetmitch
Man, this one is exciting and will help those of you with the least inexpensive equipment on the planet how you can make Fusion like a rock star! Friend of planet5D, Vu Bui has just announced his "Hawaii Fusion Event | Shooting Professional Photos and…
Sep9th

Canon EOS 7D video samples coming out

Posted By planetmitch
Canon EOS 7D video samples are starting to spring up around the net. We're gathering the good ones we can find (there are a couple not worth watching and I suspect they may not even be 7D samples). Perya (Town Fair) - a Canon 7D…
Sep9th

Canon EOS 7D News

Posted By planetmitch
Additional information is coming in from around the globe (i'll bet you thought I was going to say "planet" didn't ya? ha!). We're gathering tidbits and thought we'd post them all together. Philip Bloom has been busy with his 7D prototype - you saw the…
Sep9th

Sara France – Aperture Intensive Training

Posted By planetmitch
I'm really happy to announce that we're now offering an additional training title for all of you macintosh fans (and over 50% of you are according to our woopra stats!). It is called "Aperture Intensive" and is produced by Sara France. Sara is one of…
Sep8th

“Dublin’s People” a new Canon EOS 7D short from Philip Bloom

Posted By planetmitch
Philip Bloom has released a Canon EOS 7D video entitled "Dublin's People" - filmed mostly at 24p. There are a couple of shots done at 60p for the slow motion effect. It is a video similar to his "Sophia's People" shot with the Canon EOS…
Sep7th

planet5D interview with the Canon EOS 5D Mark II master – Vincent Laforet

Posted By planetmitch
Last week at the Collision Conference, I was blessed to meet and sit down for a few minutes with Canon EOS 5D Mark II master Vincent Laforet. He was a real joy to sit down and talk with. I have to admit tho that somehow,…
Sep7th

Collision Conference – Day 2 reports

Posted By planetmitch
I've been meaning to write up my notes for the Collision Conference and have started and stopped several times. Yesterday, planet5D friend Tito da Costa (@radraven) has put together the most amazing post and I just don't know that I can add much to it.…
Sep6th

7 Reasons You Must Use Pretty Link Pro on Your WordPress Blog

Posted By planetmitch
Yup, it is true, I'm a Pretty Link Pro fanatic (and yes, an affiliate too - but that's not why I'm excited about it). If you're a blogger, you probably know that blogging actually takes time - shocking I know! But as you blog more…
Sep6th

planet5D update video and contest winner!

Posted By planetmitch
With a lot of learning under my belt this weekend (and so much more learning to go), I present to you this first video blog post where we talk about training and our first contest winner and just some miscellaneous stuff. Sign up now to…
Sep5th

Zacuto Z-Finder 2 mini-review

Posted By planetmitch
One of planet5D's sponsors Zacuto sent me a copy of their new Z-Finder 2 just before I went to the Collision Conference (thanks Mandy!). So while I was there at the conference, I had a bunch of people asking me about it and I thought…
Sep5th

Living Art contest – make your own living art and win

Posted By planetmitch
We met Alexx Henry at the Collision Conference last weekend and he showed off some amazing stuff that he and his buddies are doing. Now, they're sponsoring a contest where you could win some stuff! Alexx is an amazing photographer who's moved into making the…
Sep3rd

Philip Bloom is testing the Canon EOS 7D

Posted By planetmitch
Philip Bloom showed off the Canon EOS 7D that Canon's letting him borrow. He promisses to have footage and more shots available, but you've got to see some of the shots he has of the 7D rig on his blog! "I have been lucky enough…