Posts Tagged ‘DSLR’

Mar
20
2015

Anyone still using DSLRs for video? Hell yes!

People continue to ask me if DLSR video is dead... the clear answer is hell no! Here's another example of someone who's using a Canon EOS 5D Mark III to just get the job done. [adrotate group="6"] Tim Daly (actor - imdb profile) clearly could…
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Feb
26
2015

“DSLR Top Features” Survey Reveals Canon’s (and Others’) Challenges

We like asking Kickstarter entrepreneurs what kind of market research they do when planning new products, and that got us thinking about the process used by the big boys – and our own recent survey on DSLR top features. [adrotate group="6"] Back in September we…
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Feb
11
2015

Olympus comes in from the filmmaking wilderness…

John Brawley seems to be the underdog of the lesser known brands and micro 4/3 cameras. His latest post is about the just announced Olympus OM-D E-M5 Mark II, [adrotate group="6"] and I feel like this long post he has created for it is like…
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Feb
6
2015

Canon fills out consumer DSLRs with new Canon EOS Rebel T6i

Canon EOS Rebel T6i shows some advancements over previous models but I'm not sure it will be enough to trump the very popular Canon Rebel T3i which is still topping the charts (tho I note that it is showing now as "discontinued"). [adrotate group="6"] The price point may…
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Feb
3
2015

4K Shooters Podcast Interview with planetMitch

For those of you who know me, you probably realize that I love to talk! HA! Last week, I was invited to be a guest on the 4kshooters.net podcast and you know I won't turn down an opportunity to spread the love about planet5D.[adrotate group="6"]…
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Jan
26
2015

planetMitch on DSLR FILM NOOB Podcast Episode 0.8

Podcasts are cool right? I know many of you are big fans of listening to podcasts on your way to or from work, and maybe even while you're at the office or on the sound stage waiting for something important to happen... And I know…
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Jan
25
2015

What cameras are you shooting video with? Simple Sunday Survey #5

What cameras are you shooting video with? We asked planet5D subscribers which video cameras they have as well as which ones they are actually shooting with. We also have a little teaser about the new RØDE NTG4 and NTG4+ as well as the RØDELink[adrotate group="6"]…
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Dec
31
2014

Simple Sunday Survey #2 – What’s the best camera brand?

Well, 'what's the best camera brand' may not be the exact way I worded this Simple Sunday Survey, but essentially that's what it is all about. When I asked "What brand of camera do you own?" I think it became a vote of what is…
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Nov
15
2014

Happy 6th Birthday planet5D! A historical look at the DSLR Video Revolution

planetMitch note: This is great DSLR Video history written by Hugh - I'll have a post on Monday with more details about the planet5D history... Cue up the opening seconds of Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band: “It was 20 years ago today, Sgt. Pepper taught the…
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Nov
12
2014

FroKnows DSLR video training for noobs and intermediates

I know many of you need good training on shooting video with your DSLR and there have been a few courses, but frankly there hasn't been enough variety and quality. The DSLR video revolution is 6 years old and still going strong! New people are…
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