Feb28th

RSS

Posted By planetmitch
Part 2 of the improvements to planet5D is complete. The blog is now moved over to the new server. That means the long urls are getting shorter and we’re going…
Feb27th

5D mk ii vendors with stock

Posted By planetmitch
Updated 3/1 8am Central USA    Adorama has bodies and kits in stock Best Buy has bodies in stock! I’m seeing several reports of success buying thru best buy either…
Feb26th

NIN video from stage

Posted By planetmitch
The other day, i posted this blurb about a Nine Inch Nails video that had been posted: “Just a little while ago, Rob Sheridan, Art Director for Nine Inch Nails…
Feb26th

Gizmodo tests 5D2 vs Nikon D700

Posted By planetmitch
Techwatch on twitter alerted us that Gizmodo has just posted a story where they’ve spent several months testing both the 5D mk ii and the D700 side by side.“For the…
Feb26th

5D2 iPhone app

Posted By planetmitch
I also found a new iPhone/iPod touch application this morning that you’ve got to see. A pretty good idea - “Handi 5Dmk2” “The perfect on-the-go companion to your Canon EOS…
Feb26th

dSLR bans

Posted By planetmitch
Interesting reading this morning from PathosBedlam on twitter:I wanted to let you know they are now not allowing SLR cameras at the AFL as I had to stop people bringing…
Feb25th

Available 5D2s and batteries

Posted By planetmitch
Hey y’all - i know many of you are hunting and hunting for batteries for your 5D mk ii. Well i can finally announce that my friend Barry over at…
Feb24th

Does the 5D mk ii do video?

Posted By planetmitch
I keep reading stories and tweets from people who seem to think that there are just too many limitations in the 5D mk ii to be able to really shoot…
Feb22nd

Underwater!

Posted By planetmitch
Two announcements came out for those of you wanting to go swimming with your 5D mk ii. First, Aquatica announces their underwater housing. “The Aquatica housing is equipped with a…
Feb21st

Wiki Updates

Posted By planetmitch
The other day, i went thru all of the February blog posts and transferred all of that knowledge into the wiki - so if you’re in looking at the wiki,…
Feb19th

Ben Long 5D2 Review

Posted By planetmitch
Ben Long, the author of Complete Digital Photography, fourth edition (Charles River Media, 2007), has published his review of the 5D mk ii for macworld. Tho not as complete as…
Feb19th

10 Batteries

Posted By planetmitch
Hey y’all - i know many of you are hunting and hunting for batteries for your 5D mk ii. Well i can finally announce that my friend Barry has 10…
Feb18th

Stephen Alvarez on 5D2 video

Posted By planetmitch
In a new series of blog posts, it looks like Stephen Alvarez is going to cover video shooting on the Canon 5D mk ii.His first post is entitled Video for…
Feb17th

Firmware upgrade video

Posted By planetmitch
Michael of mauromedia on twitter alerted me to a new training video he has on youtube. How to Update your 5D Mark II Firmware by MauromediaAs Michael explains, some folks…
Feb17th

Recording audio with 5D2

Posted By planetmitch
B&H just posted at great article on recording audio with the 5D mk ii which of course we’ll be adding to the planet5D wiki audio section.The Sweet Sounds of HDRecording…
Feb17th

5D mk ii problems?

Posted By planetmitch
Several reports coming in of problems with the 5D mk ii. Previously, we reported the Luminous Landscape Antarctica trip problems, well, here’s a more in depth followup on their site.…

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