Aug22nd

North Korea Revealed in Engaging Time Lapse “Enter Pyongyang” Shot on Nikon

Posted By Hugh Brownstone
Filmmaker and planet5D reader Rob Whitworth visits North Korea, and with stunning access to its capital city, Pyongyang, creates engaging Nikon time lapse and we've got some exclusive behind-the-scenes info! If…
Aug21st

Reminder of Why We Fell in Love with the Canon 5D Mk II: “Under the Rust”

Posted By Hugh Brownstone
Knowing how influential the Canon 5D Mk II has been to so many of us, we’re delighted to share with you three items from planet5D reader and filmmaker Julien Lasseur: his…
Aug21st

Shutter Count is Now Available for Windows

Posted By Hugh Brownstone
What is Shutter Count and why should you care? Well...have you seen what’s been going on at eBay lately? In the past month, 20 or so U.S. location, working Canon…
Aug21st

Magic Lantern Pushes the Canon DLSR platform to Shoot at 40 fps in RAW

Posted By Barry Andersson
Magic Lantern keeps pushing the boundaries of the Canon DLSR platform. They have recently announced that it is now possible, on the Canon 5D Mark III, for you to shoot at 40…
Aug20th

Remarkable Documentary “A Year in Champagne” Shot on a Magic Lantern Hacked Canon T2i

Posted By Hugh Brownstone
We write about gear – in this particular instance, a Magic Lantern hacked Canon T2i, a Canon C300 and a Blackmagic Cinema Camera. And then we write it’s not about…
Aug20th

First Impressions: RED Epic Dragon Sensor

Posted By Hugh Brownstone
Wanna get frustrated? Try watching an 18-stop dynamic range test of the RED Epic Dragon shooting in 6K delivered via HD over the web. This is certainly no knock on…
Aug19th

Community, Artistry and Story — and $100,000 in Filmmaking Prizes

Posted By Hugh Brownstone
A conversation with Story & Heart Co-Founders Justin DeMers and David Singer on their latest endeavor I have a story for you. But we’ll keep it short, because the story is…
Aug19th

A Rundown of The Latest EOS 7D Mark II Information

Posted By Hugh Brownstone
Our friends over at Canon Rumors are pretty good at separating the wheat from the chaff, so it seemed appropriate to share their August 15th update on what appears to…
Aug19th

Stunning Australian Gold Coast Timelapse with a 5D Mk III and a Helicopter

Posted By Hugh Brownstone
Didn’t I just do a post saying that writing for planet5D is humbling? I believe I did, yes. Today’s “We’re not worthy” timelapse comes courtesy of planet5d reader and videographer…
Aug19th

Balancing the MoVI M5 in Under 3 Minutes

Posted By Hugh Brownstone
Those of us with access to it, love it; those of us who don't, lust for it. I'm writing, of course, about Freefly's MoVI M5 -- an absolute rock star in…
Aug18th

5D Mk II and Brooklyn meet GROUND HOG DAY in A TRUNCATED STORY OF INFINITY

Posted By Hugh Brownstone
planet5D reader Paul Trillo reintroduced us to a sweet-natured, humorous and slightly mind-bending short he did in 2012 with a Canon 5D Mk II. [adrotate group="6"] Neither the fact that I…
Aug15th

Microsoft’s “Hyperlapse” Technology: Next Gen Image Stabilization?

Posted By Hugh Brownstone
Sometimes very interesting things come wrapped inside uninteresting things. Which is probably a rationalization for why I chose not to cover an announcement last month that just might shake things up…
Aug15th

Learn the Secrets To Shooting And Processing Natural Light Portraits

Posted By Hugh Brownstone
Portrait photographer Jessica Drossin is GOOD. Her natural light portraits are amazing. Her natural light portrait tutorial reminded me that great still photography can be just as much about post-production as…
Aug14th

Top 10 Things to Know About Magic Lantern Hack for Canon DSLRs

Posted By Hugh Brownstone
We all love ‘em: top 10 lists. Herewith, my completely biased list of the 10 most important things you need to know about Magic Lantern (though not necessarily in order).…
Aug14th

Experience the Dolby Atmos in Your Home

Posted By Karin Gottschalk
This is one a little close to my family - my partner works for San Francisco's Dolby Labs but remotely from Sydney in the audio division. Dolby Atmos is coming…
Aug13th

Zack Arnold “Burn Notice” editor – the best podcast we’ve done! MUST LISTEN

Posted By planetMitch
Barry and I both agreed after the recording of the podcast that this was likely the best episode with the most meat and potatoes information we've done - Zack Arnold…

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