Tag Archives: canon eos 5d mark ii
Posted on 08. Oct, 2012 by planetmitch.
Robert Benson loves his Leica glass – and you and I both know that many times, it isn’t the body that makes the shot (tho I also believe the Canon EOS 5D Mark II sensor creates some beautiful images) and Robert has Leica lenses he loves, but he also loves his Canon EOS 5D Mark [...]
Posted on 05. Oct, 2012 by planetmitch.
Devin Graham just continues to entertain me with his lifestyle videos – they’re upbeat and fun and this young man has come a long way in the last 2 years shooting with his Canon HDSLRs. Let’s consider this some “friday fun video.” This video he recently posted features guys flying around on personal Paramotor flying [...]
Posted on 01. Oct, 2012 by planetmitch.
The Canon EOS 5D Mark II has a huge $400 price reduction right now – could this be your last chance to buy one? canonrumors.com is reporting that they think this is an attempt to clear out the remaining inventory 5D2s. The sites like B&H Photo and Adorama are reporting this is a $400 instant [...]
Posted on 01. Oct, 2012 by Maddie.
Canon sent us this info on how the Canon EOS 5D Mark II was used to shoot the stop-motion feature film out in theaters now called ParaNorman (imdb). This little tidbit of the story just blows me away… “It took us 86 weeks to shoot the principal photography,” noted John Ashlee Prat, one of five [...]
Posted on 17. Sep, 2012 by planetmitch.
Yes, the Canon EOS 5D Mark II was announced 4 years ago today! Happy Birthday Canon EOS 5D Mark II! And on this date this year, we find out that the Canon EOS 5D Mark II is virtually dead with the announcement of the new Canon EOS 6D today. When we talked to Canon at [...]
Posted on 17. Sep, 2012 by planetmitch.
Welcome the Canon EOS 6D to the Canon full frame DSLR family and it is their lowest priced full frame DSLR camera ever – plus, it is their first DSLR with internal WiFi and GPS! It has a lower price tag than the Canon EOS 5D Mark III, but is also missing some of its [...]
Posted on 14. Sep, 2012 by planetmitch.
Rumor roundup – the Canon EOS 6D and Panasonic GH3 are on the horizon… We have had a boat load of new cameras announced in the last week but yet, there are still two biggies on the horizon. The Canon EOS 6D and the Panasonic GH3 are still to come. Heck, I haven’t even had [...]
Posted on 07. Sep, 2012 by planetmitch.
I finally made the time to sit down with my Canon EOS 5D Mark II and put Magic Lantern v2.3 (read the announcement of the new version) on it – and man was I shocked at how complete and seemingly stable this release is! You have to get Magic Lantern – at least give it [...]
Posted on 03. Sep, 2012 by planetmitch.
Elia Saikaly and his Canon EOS 5D Mark II just reached the top of the highest mountain in Europe battling 90kph winds and winning! Plus Elia guided a group of other climbers to the top! Personally, summer is my time of year. I cannot imagine climbing to the top of a mountain in the first [...]
Posted on 20. Aug, 2012 by planetmitch.
We covered this cool little gizmo over on the HDSLR news last week but the more I look at it, the more I thought you might be very interested in reading about it on the blog in case you’re not reading our HDSLR news page (which is a real shame because you’re missing out on [...]
Posted on 25. Jul, 2012 by planetmitch.
Our friends at SmallHD have released their new Canon EOS 5D Mark II HDMI port protector and we’ve been trying one out since NAB… watch the videos for more! Prevents $1000 (or more) repair fees to fix camera’s HDMI port Avoids wrecking your footage …(the 5D Mark II stops recording in the middle of a [...]
Posted on 10. Jul, 2012 by planetmitch.
The geniuses behind magic lantern sent me this yesterday – they’ve started testing a hot new version – plus they’ve moved to a new site making things much easier to find and to know what is going on. It has been a long time since the last stable release and so this is indeed great [...]