May16th

Protect your Nikon D800/800E Micro HDMI and Micro USB 3.0 Camera Ports with the LockPort 800 DUAL from LockCircle

Posted By planetMitch
Our good friends over at LockCircle have announced this new Dual Port locking device the LockPort 800 DUAL. While it might not be "sexy" like lenses or new cameras, locking…
May14th

Panasonic GH4 – Seattle in 4k and the Bahamas + aerials

Posted By planetMitch
A couple of recent Panasonic GH4 videos - both including aerial shots (a new trend? LOL) - first up is Erik's shoot from Seattle and then Ryan sent us his…
May14th

Two New EF Ultra Wide-Angle Zoom Lenses and White EOS Rebel SL1 Digital SLR Camera from Canon Soon to be Released

Posted By planetMitch
Canon announced a couple of new lenses yesterday as well as a new "White" version of their Canon EOS Rebel SL1 - I guess there's a market for white cameras…
May12th

Win a DitoGear™ MotionKit – A DitoGear GiveAway via planet5D

Posted By planetMitch
We've got a constant stream of giveaways coming your way! The latest is the MotionKit from DitoGear - the value varies depending on which kit you get, but it ranges…
May12th

Upcoming! Watch us record the @jasonwingrove podcast LIVE! + ask Jason questions!

Posted By planetMitch
As you saw last week, we've started recording the planet5D podcast again! Vincent Laforet was our first 'new' guest and coming up this week, we not only have the interminable…
May11th

Efficiently Edit Interview Footage Like a Pro with @chrisfenwick

Posted By planetMitch
Ever wonder what it is like to watch a professional editor edit footage he's never seen before? Dave Dugdale conned Chris Fenwick to do some editing [adrotate group="6"] for him…
May10th

Rocking 4k video with the Panasonic GH4 at the Monterey Bay Aquarium

Posted By planetMitch
What's a new camera without kick butt aquarium video? Here's the awesome Panasonic GH4 rocking the aquarium in Monterey Bay California (we were there on vacation last year if anyone…
May10th

Before the goPro and helmet mounted Canon EOS 5D Mark IIs

Posted By planetMitch
What was the world like before the Canon EOS 5D Mark II and the goPro? The photo below would give you a bit of a clue how hard it was![adrotate…
May8th

No Budget 90-Minute Doc Shot Entirely on Canon 60d – Accepted into “HotDocs” Festival

Posted By planetMitch
We get a lot of stories - and isn't that what we all really love? Good Stories! This documentary was sent to us by William Westaway and was completly shot…
May7th

The Quiet Season – A First Timer’s Filmmaking Experience with Magic Lantern RAW

Posted By planetMitch
I found this the other day when surfing for Magic Lantern RAW videos - and I reached out to Brandon Neubert who shot it as I wanted to know more…
May6th

One scene shootout – Panasonic GH4 vs. RED Epic vs. 5D Mark III Raw – does the GH4 kill the others?

Posted By planetMitch
We've been getting a lot of Panasonic GH4 inputs since the cameras started shipping last week. Luke Neumann has done this very interesting comparison of the Panasonic GH4 to the…
May5th

Panasonic GH4 – A Mini Epic in 4K: Written in an Hour, Shot in a Day and a Half

Posted By planetMitch
I've hesitated showing this, but at the same time, there are plenty of people excited about this and I want to get your feedback! There's a lot of excitement about…
May4th

Panasonic GH4 Performance Test at 96fps – how does it hold up?

Posted By erik naso
planetMitch note: Eric has allowed us to reprint this story from his site eriknaso.com "Panasonic GH4 96fps Test. How Good Is It?" I decided to get out of my edit…
May2nd

the podcast pack is back! @VincentLaforet rocks the planet5D podcast

Posted By planetMitch
After what seems like forever, we're bringing back the planet5D podcast! And, our first guest is a blockbuster - the "father of the HDSLR movement" - Vincent Laforet! [adrotate group="6"]…
May2nd

Takumar Lenses Back in Action – When Vintage Meets Digital

Posted By planetMitch
I love sharing what people do with 'vintage' lenses and this is a 'guest' post from our friends at DSLR Solutions [adrotate group="6"] Using Takumar Vintage Lenses for Video with…
May2nd

Brydge Keyboards Bringing iPad Keyboards to a Whole New Level

Posted By planetMitch
This is a way off topic follow up to our review of the Brydge a few months ago - turns out they've been bought out and are ramping up better…

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