Tag Archives: nikon
Posted on 23. Nov, 2013 by planetmitch.
Trey Ratcliffe posted this on google+ — cool to see a Nikon D800 E visiting the cubs Car-L meets the lions youtube description “Car L” meets the lions. The remote controlled 4×4 camera buggy gets up close and personal as it is stalked by this curious pride of lions in Botswana. The “Car L” project […]
Posted on 20. Sep, 2013 by planetmitch.
This is a guest post from Edward Tyson of expertshielduk.com. I’ve been a long time advocate of protecting LCDs myself, but I don’t care for the big plastic ones included with some cameras (like Nikon). Tho the advantage is that they’re included sometimes and a “bird in the hand…” as they say. The problem for […]
Posted on 30. Aug, 2013 by Keith Alvendia.
I’m guessing many of us have old cameras that shot film but we’re either lazy or just love our old bodies and wish we could use them again. Well, if James Jackson has anything to do with it, you’ll soon be able to re-use those old bodies and shoot digitally with them! Digipod on Indiegogo […]
Posted on 07. Aug, 2013 by planetmitch.
We don’t seem to talk enough about lenses if you ask me and this article about the new Zeiss 1,4/55 due out later this year is very interesting and I can’t wait to try one. It is one of a new family of photography lenses they’ll be putting out. We talk a lot about cameras […]
Posted on 01. Aug, 2013 by Keith Alvendia.
This looks to be a very versatile rigging system for a lot of different HDSLRs as well as the larger cinema cameras like the Canon EOS C100 and RED etc. plus if you support them on their kickstarter project, you’ll get a discount. WHAT IS THE RHINO RIG? The Rhino Rig is an innovative shoulder […]
Posted on 30. Jun, 2013 by planetmitch.
This just in… the first RAW Video samples are coming in from Nikon cameras – the first one I’ve seen is from a Nikon D700 posted by Simone! tho note, this is very early as so far they’re only getting about 1.5 frames per second, but that’s what happened with early success on the Magic […]
Posted on 09. Jun, 2013 by planetmitch.
You wouldn’t get me up there I say! Joe McNally Climbed the Burj Khalifa – would you do this for a shot? This is an excerpt from the NYTimes article where Joe was interviewed and they also showed some photos from the shoot and a video (see below). Would you do this? I couldn’t imagine […]
Posted on 05. Jun, 2013 by planetmitch.
planetDustin alerted us to this incredible piece of timelapse of Shanghai from Rob Whitworth and JT Singh Read below for some planet5D exclusive behind the scenes info and photos! This is Shanghai Rob’s PR description Keep reading past this for the planet5D exclusives n 1980 Shanghai had no skyscrapers. It now has at least 4,000 […]
Posted on 06. May, 2013 by planetmitch.
Win a Canon EOS 6D or Nikon D600 from B&H Photo/Video! or A Bolt Pro or a Cube from Teradek We’re giving away! Over $9,000 in prizes! including: 7 Microphones from RØDE! A rig and follow focus from ikan and much more! Yes! Today we’re launching this major giveaway here on planet5D! See the […]
Posted on 01. May, 2013 by planetmitch.
Can anyone challenge Canon in the HDSLR market? Here’s an interesting rumor – something that many would love to see — for at least it could put the hurt on Canon and make them wake up and get more aggressive with their offerings… (anyone wonder what the heck is different with the Canon Rebel T5i […]
Posted on 29. Apr, 2013 by planetmitch.
In an interesting turn, the DxO team looked at both the Canon EOS 5D Mark III and Nikon D800 cameras – and many have seen the report on the Nikon D800 saying it was about the best sensor on the market… well, it turns out they’ve looked at the two cameras with excellent lenses and […]
Posted on 27. Mar, 2013 by planetmitch.
Here’s a great video report on DSLR video with the Nikon D800 from our friend Kelly Conlin from “Nice Lady Productions” - I find her reports easy to understand and comprehensive. You can find out whether she’s really “nice” on her site and her blog Shooting Video with the Nikon D800 Her description: Learn all about the D800 […]