Posts Tagged ‘canon eos 5d mark ii’

Apr
26
2013

Magic Lantern blows up the HDSLR world with 14bit RAW stream in LiveView

Recent RAW data developments have led to the discovery of the 14bit RAW stream in LiveView. DNG pics with no shutter action now possible on the 5D2 and 5D3! With this post about 5 hours ago, the Canon 5D market just blew up with new…
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Apr
23
2013

Dustin Cohen’s “The Shoemaker” – BTS on this awesome Canon EOS 5D Mark II short

Dustin Cohen sent us his video "The Shoemaker" and it is just fabulous storytelling and we wanted you to share it with everyone you know (so please tweet it or post it on your facebook page!). This reminds me very much of the series we've…
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Mar
25
2013

Canon EOS 5D Mark III “cuts the veil” between sharpness and moire

I remember the day we proved that the Canon EOS 5D Mark III could be sharp and not moire (like the Canon EOS 5D Mark II). It was April 2012. We were teaching a workshop at the Palm Springs Photo Festival. One of our students…
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Mar
14
2013

“Impressions” gives a good impression for the Canon EOS 5D Mark II

Seth Laird sent me his film "Impresssions" (IMDB) that he shot on the Canon EOS 5D Mark II as well as some behind the scenes info and pix. I enjoyed this a lot and thought you might want to watch as well. It was selected…
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Mar
12
2013

ARRI Alexa to Sony HVR: What cameras did 2013 Sundance Filmmakers Use?

Some people (camera geeks like me) are often wanting to know what camera or lens a movie or scene was shot on... and come to find out the Indiewire folks also decided to collect that info for films shown at Sundance this year. The good…
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Feb
12
2013

The story behind SmallHD plus a bonus! SmallHD AC7 Field Monitor Review and a DISCOUNT

Julien Lasseur (IMDB) (our DP for "Incident on Marmont Avenue") from the Hurlbut Visuals team made this great little video with the back story of the launching of the SmallHD company - including the amazing tale of their victory in the Doritos Super Bowl contest…
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Feb
5
2013

Making a DIY Solar Camera for multi-month timelapses – Behind the scenes on “Mountains in Motion”

Last week you watched the "MUST WATCH! "Mountains in Motion" - majestic vistas and passing time like you've never seen" sent in by Doug Urquhart (THE UPTHINK LAB) - and he promised to tell you more about his amazing work on creating his DIY 'multi-month…
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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…
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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…
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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…
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