Jun26th

My RØDE Reel Winners Announced, and an Extra Special Gift for Entrants!

Posted By Hugh Brownstone
If you want to see a great example of why I think – especially now -- the world needs more art, all you have to do is watch the Peoples’…
Jun26th

Non-native Lens Selection is Getting Mighty Interesting

Posted By Hugh Brownstone
The idea of taking that huge investment in lenses some of us have and leveraging it into the latest and greatest camera bodies (L series lenses, anyone? Panasonic GH4, anyone?) is…
Jun25th

planet5D podcast #16 with Jem Schofield

Posted By planetMitch
Hey - Jem Schofield is a blast to talk to! You'll really enjoy listening to this planet5D podcast episode... please take time to listen and if you like it, please…
Jun25th

“Bounced” – Panasonic Lumix GH4 (96fps)

Posted By Hugh Brownstone
It’s hard to imagine a short test of the Panasonic GH4’s 96fps capability that would be more fun than what our friends at Neuman Films put together in this sub-minute…
Jun25th

Impressive Short Film Impacts Viewers Even Without the Extravagance of VFX

Posted By Hugh Brownstone
Rarely do story, effects, acting, editing, shot selection, budget, and script meld so impressively over the course of a minute and half as in this short, done by charity organization…
Jun25th

DitoGear™ Summer Sale

Posted By patryk kizny
DitoGear™ is pleased to announce the summer sale. Now you can enjoy a 15% discount for the products and bundles.[adrotate group="6"] The special prices are already visible at www.ditogear.com/store. DitoGear™…
Jun24th

Simple Magic Lantern RAW video processing with Cliphouse

Posted By Jeff Orig
Jeff Orig wrote me a couple of weeks ago about Magic Lantern RAW when he mentioned software called Cliphouse that i'd never heard of... and he suggested that he could…
Jun24th

Get Beautiful and Cinematic Motion Shots with the Nautilus Tripod Wheels from DSLR Solutions

Posted By Hugh Brownstone
planetMitch note: We're thrilled to bring you another WorldWide Exclusive product announcement from DSLR Solutions - the Nautilus Tripod Wheels! It is a great thrill to be able to support…
Jun23rd

Amazing Shots Captured by Daredevil Surf Photographer

Posted By Hugh Brownstone
Clark Little grew up in Hawaii. As a kid, he and his brother body-surfed in Waimea Bay – until he decided to get a board and try surfing. “I just…
Jun23rd

Tony Northrup Blows Up the Big Sensor/Small Sensor Debate – and With it, Implications for Their Lenses

Posted By Hugh Brownstone
I really like this guy. He knows math; he knows images; and he knows gear. With this one video, I believe he is going to fundamentally change people’s buying decision…
Jun23rd

Jem Schofield tomorrow on the planet5D podcast

Posted By planetMitch
Jem Schofield is Our Guest on the Next Podcast Coming on June 24th at 11am ET (join us live so you can ask questions!) Jem Schofield, founder of theC47[adrotate group="6"]…
Jun22nd

409,600 ISO is Real, but Is It Usable? Sony A7s Review by Luminous Landscape’s Michael Reichmann

Posted By Hugh Brownstone
Michael Reichmann is one of the most thoughtful and articulate voices writing about photography and photographic gear today. Every time I read a piece by him, I cannot help but…
Jun21st

How Good is the Camera on Amazon’s new Fire Phone?

Posted By Hugh Brownstone
I love my iPhone. Your mileage may vary. I use it for pretty much everything Kirk, Spock and “Bones” McCoy used their communicators and tri-corders for, along with one other…
Jun20th

RØDE Ups the Ante with Their New smartLav+ Purpose-built Mic and iTunes App Turns iPhone into Pretty Nifty Audio Recorder

Posted By Hugh Brownstone
You gotta love those guys at RODE Microphones. They gave us the NTG-2, for many indie filmmakers -- including yours truly -- the go-to mic for pretty much everything except…
Jun20th

Magic Carpet – A Lightweight Solution for Manual Tracking Shots

Posted By Hugh Brownstone
It really is amazing how just a touch of motion can add enormous production value to a shot.  It's why so many of us are always on the lookout for the…
Jun19th

pCAM – An Outstanding Use of $29.99 for Videographers & Photographers

Posted By Hugh Brownstone
Yes, I’m still an Apple fanboy (fanman?). Among many other things, their iTunes store continues to surprise and delight me with rich app functionality at accessible price points --apps which…