Posts Tagged ‘canon eos 5d mark ii’

Jan
31
2013

MUST WATCH! “Mountains in Motion” – majestic vistas and passing time like you’ve never seen

When I say "MUST WATCH!" on this one, I really mean it! "Mountains in Motion" includes some incredibly majestic vistas of the Canadian Rockies and some multi-month timelapses (yes, you read that right - timelapses over several months!) as well as a thoughtful story and…
Jan
28
2013

Trecking thru the mountains making timelapses along the way – Elia touches the sky!

You've met Elia Saikaly before in these planet5D posts: "Canon EOS 5D Mark II battles 90kph winds on Europe’s highest mountain and wins!" and "Climbing the world’s highest mountains with HDSLRs!" - well, Elia has put together a very visually incredible timelapse summary of his…
Jan
7
2013

Can you make a boring timelapse into something much more intriguing? Yes you can!

Randall Hedges has turned a somewhat bland time-lapse into a more vivid timelapse with great editing and creativity. I love the way he's made 'zooms' in and out to highlight things that would have been missed in the wide time-lapse. Especially nice is that his…
Jan
7
2013

Pete Souza – an amazing presidential photographer – 2012 in photos

I've been following the story of Pete Souza ever since it was discovered that the very first digital portrait of an American President was shot with the Canon EOS 5D Mark II back in 2009. His work is incredibly personal - he manages to show…
Dec
13
2012

The High ISO Battle of the Full Frame Heavy Weights – Canon 6D vs Canon 5D Mark III

On the "Canon5DMarkSeries" yahoo group, a member (Don Marcotte) has been very interested in finding out about the high ISO performance of the Canon EOS 6D - so he managed to visit his local store and they let him do some "dark" tests - by…
Dec
13
2012

Tom Guilmette posts incredible BTS of his insanely extreme weather project

Normally, we find Tom Guilmette at the baseball stadium shooting sports for TV - and sometimes he does other crazy video projects like the Phantom in the hotel room - but this new extreme weather project seems very insane to me (I'm a Florida boy…
Dec
10
2012

“Choke Mate” – Who gets the last gas mask? A 48 Hour Canon EOS 5D Mark II short

A few weeks ago, we told you about "The Fitzroy" kickstarter project - well, these guys are busting their tails to get funded - they've even done a 48 hour challenge Canon EOS 5D Mark II short called "Choke Mate" to keep interest in their…
Dec
2
2012

Canon Full Frame Shootout! Canon EOS 6D vs Canon EOS 5D Mark III vs Canon EOS 5D Mark II

UPDATE: Sorry - turns out there's a bug in one of the plugins and the side by side in the video didn't export properly - I'm working with the developers to get that fixed. Yes, it is a Canon Full Frame Shootout with the Canon…
Nov
20
2012

Super Savings on Canon DSLRs until November 24th

B&H has released their "Black Friday" specials for Canon gear... these special prices end on November 24th so get in early! You may not see these prices again any time soon. please remember to click on these links to give planet5D a little credit for…
Nov
18
2012

Beautiful HDSLR video/timelapse of China

I continue to love timelapses and this HDSLR timelapse of China starts off in a nice way by showing video of some of the people of China and it gives you a bit more of a personal feeling of the people and location before the…