Jan13th

Ducati Monster Commercial – Canon EOS 5D Mark III + Magic Lantern RAW

Posted By steven schwartz
You're sitting around with your friends and one of your buddies drives up on a shiny new Ducati Monster. When you get over your stab of jealousy, and you're an…
Jan13th

New Entry-level Nikon D3300 loses the L-P filter and gains 24MP

Posted By steven schwartz
The majority of planet5D readers use Canon cameras so why this announcement about an entry-level Nikon? Because the truth is that there are many companies making excellent cameras and we…
Jan10th

“From 1994″ A Moving Story of a Mother’s Love (heavy MōVI usage included)

Posted By Keith Alvendia
Casey Warren (mindcastle site) sent us his latest project "From 1994" (website), the behind the scenes video showing off their use of the MōVI, some behind the scenes photos, and…
Jan10th

Coming soon: planet5D blog re-design!

Posted By planetmitch
Hi y'all! It has already been a crazy/insane 2014 for me on a personal level - I had planned on launching this blog re-design on January 1st, but then just…
Jan9th

Novo: GoPro Hero 3 with Interchangeable Lenses?

Posted By steven schwartz
You can rent a GoPro with interchangeable lenses from Radiant Images. As described in this Doddle article, Radiant took apart the GoPro, made a new housing, moved the [adrotate group="6"]buttons,…
Jan9th

edelkrone Presents Target: An Automated Cinematic Tool for tracking your subject

Posted By Keith Alvendia
Now this is cool - edelkrone has announced the Target Module for SliderPLUS V2 - a slider that tracks the object you're wanting to highlight as the camera moves thru…
Jan8th

Introducing a new PluralEyes feature called SMART START

Posted By Keith Alvendia
One of the best ways to sync external audio with your video is a program we've featured many times on planet5D called Pluraleyes (which of course as you know is…
Jan7th

Presenting a Low Cost “Palm Size” Broadcast HDSDI Camera from Marshall

Posted By steven schwartz
Marshall's new CV400-MB makes the GoPro and other action cams look positively oversized. This tiny camera, although lacking 24p for indie shooters, offers some serious specs that could be just…
Jan6th

What’s left after a Tornado’s Wrath? Must See Video

Posted By steven schwartz
What is the best way to communicate the destruction to property and people's lives from a devastating tornado? I felt a little like a voyeur as Eric Hines showed twisted…
Jan6th

Severe Weather Sequences Captured From This Amazing Timelapse Video

Posted By steven schwartz
There are time lapse videos all over the Internet, but few can approach the majesty and beauty of those by Nicholaus Wegner. Learn how he accomplished this tour de force…
Jan6th

2014 – where are we going? planet5D reader survey

Posted By planetmitch
I've been a bit quiet lately because my mother passed on January 1st - she was a wonderful woman and she'll be missed by many. But it is time to…
Jan3rd

Rumor has it – Sigma to release 16-20mm f/2 DG Art Lens

Posted By steven schwartz
This is only a rumor, but people are taking Sigma seriously these days after their recent release of several highly-rated lenses. Ultra-wide lenses are sometimes dismissed as novelties, but I'm…
Jan2nd

“Crazy” video by Carlo Habet

Posted By steven schwartz
Story trumps equipment. The quality of shots in this music video by Carlo Habet, a shooter in Belize, belies his simple equipment list. His first music video is really a…
Jan1st

Understanding microphone options for your DSLR

Posted By steven schwartz
I really liked the on-camera XLR audio connectors on my Sony EX1r, but when I switched to filming with my Nikon DSLRs, I had to go to a dual audio…
Dec31st

Astro Design introduces the world’s smallest 8K Camera

Posted By steven schwartz
8K? Most of us are just getting used to the idea of 4K image capture and production. Dan Chung, editor at Newshooter interviews Taku Tsukamoto of Astro Design in this…
Dec30th

Bringing Sunshine to a Town That Spends Six Months in the Dark

Posted By steven schwartz
Bobby Goulding has a really interesting documentary passion project - the story of a Norwegian artist who's bringing sunlight to a town that spends half the year in shadow. He's…

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