Posts Tagged ‘Canon EOS 5D Mark III’

Aug
4
2014

Ten Reasons I’m passing on the Panasonic GH4

I REALLY wanted to love the Panasonic GH4. I REALLY wanted to play with the latest. In fact, I was at EVS in Burbank, credit card out, 40 seconds away from throwing down and I remembered what I tell my filmmakers, "Rent before you buy."[adrotate group="6"]…
Jul
23
2014

cinema@planet5D is back! Hand picked awesome videos

Yes, it is true! The cinema@planet5D is back! Our cinema section was very popular or year or two ago, and with the failed switch to the "videolog" and the forums, the cinema site was shut down for a while. [adrotate group="6"] I continue to see…
Jun
12
2014

Astounding Sony A7s side by side ISO Shootout with the Canon EOS 5D Mark III

We just got this from Den Lennie and I hope you're sitting down as this will absolutely astound you and you won't believe your eyes - the Sony A7s high ISO performance compared side by side with the Canon EOS 5D Mark III is simply…
May
6
2014

One scene shootout – Panasonic GH4 vs. RED Epic vs. 5D Mark III Raw – does the GH4 kill the others?

We've been getting a lot of Panasonic GH4 inputs since the cameras started shipping last week. Luke Neumann has done this very interesting comparison of the Panasonic GH4 to the RED Epic to the Canon EOS 5D Mark III with Magic Lantern RAW video.[adrotate group="6"]…
May
1
2014

Shooting 4k with a Smartphone – Does the Galaxy NOTE 3 Stand a Chance Against the 5D Mark III?

Alec Weinstein who is a Broadcast Camera Operator/Video Producer sent us this guest post and a very interesting comparison of video shot with a Canon EOS 5D Mark III up against the 4k video shot by a cellphone! [adrotate group="6"] Barry Andersson has been telling…
Apr
21
2014

“Silent Storms” elicits incredible emotion from Northern Lights

I found this short on Saturday and just had to share it - and I also had to contact Ole C. Salomonsen, the video's creator, because I have questions about the Northern Lights - mainly because I've never been able to experience them myself, I've…
Apr
15
2014

Can Magic Lantern RAW deliver superior quality SWISS air marketing? YES!

We've talked a lot about Magic Lantern RAW video and how cool it is, but is it ready for use on a MAJOR project with a big budget? Of course it is![adrotate group="6"] We saw this SWISS Air Magic Lantern RAW video piece a couple…
Apr
13
2014

Finding life and inspiration on Mt. Everest: Elia Saikaly

Last year, I followed my internet friend Elia Saikaly as he climbed and summit-ed Mt. Everest and you can read about his journey here on planet5D (and see some incredible photos as well - "In the Death Zone the Canon 5D Mark III shoots a…
Apr
10
2014

Canon Product Review- NAB 2014 from Adorama

Michael Artsis and I are doing the Daily Wrap-up show in the Teradek booth, but he’s also doing insane amount of work at NAB doing interviews with market leaders talking about their new products and we’re happy to be able to share these as well…
Mar
16
2014

Deep South – Art Film Made with the Canon C100, 5D III, and GoPro Hero3

Combining three different cameras in one film can be risky. Watch the video to see if you can detect which shots were made with each of the three cameras used by Director Christopher Bye. The director chose desolate landscapes, abandoned buildings, and empty stores to…