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Tag: 5D MKII

Single Take Look at a Swissair Airbus A330 with a 5D MKIII & Magic Lantern at 1080p25 RAW:

Single Take Look at a Swissair Airbus A330 with a 5D MKIII & Magic Lantern at 1080p25 RAW:

| March 31, 2014 | 0 Comments

Quick one for you… The Mob from Lauschsicht jumped onboard a Swiss International Air Lines Airbus A330 with a BeSteady one brushless gimbal camera rig. With one take using a Canon 5D MKIII camera with Magic Lantern filming at 1080p25 RAW you get to see the entire inside plane from tail to the cockpit.

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Canon Video Camera X–Series-Look Picture Profile For EOS DSLR Cameras:

Canon Video Camera X–Series-Look Picture Profile For EOS DSLR Cameras:

| May 14, 2013 | 0 Comments

Canon have announced the release of a new in-camera Picture Style pre-set called Video Camera X–series-look for its range of EOS DSLRs. Created following direct feedback from video enthusiasts, the new Picture Style, Video Camera X–series-look, enables users to capture EOS Movie footage with lower contrast levels, allowing for easier colour grading during post production […]

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Limited Edition Nikon Gold Field Cinema V2 Rig from Redrock Micro:

Limited Edition Nikon Gold Field Cinema V2 Rig from Redrock Micro:

| February 27, 2012

Nikon rejoins the DSLR revolution they started and Redrock Micro celebrates by releasing a limited edition Nikon Gold Field Cinema V2 camera rig to allow you to show off your full Nikon colours. Expect the Nikon Gold Field Cinema V2 camera rig by Redrock Micro to sell for around $2,333.10. Check the other Nikon Gold […]

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Adding Canon Picture Styles to 5D MKII, 7D & Other Canon Cameras:

Adding Canon Picture Styles to 5D MKII, 7D & Other Canon Cameras:

| February 6, 2012

Following up on The VW 158 Custom Picture Style Collection Picture Profile Post some have asked for instructions on how to install the Picture Styles Picture Profiles or CPS. So we thought we would help out those that are a little lost putting the Picture Styles Picture Profiles onto their cameras. All information set out […]

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Download The VW Updated 154 Canon DSLR Picture Styles Picture Profiles:

Download The VW Updated 154 Canon DSLR Picture Styles Picture Profiles:

| February 6, 2012

Once again we have updated our collection of Vision Wrangler or VW Canon Picture Styles / Picture Profiles that we have picked up from around the internet to 154. As always this is not a complete Picture Style collection by any means but just a huge chunk of the 154 styles we like to use […]

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FS100, 5D MKII, AF100 Crop Factor Comparison:

FS100, 5D MKII, AF100 Crop Factor Comparison:

| August 25, 2011 | 0 Comments

Once again the guys at Magnanimous Media from Chicago have popped up a fantastic video this time giving us a Crop Factor Comparison between three of the new breed of Cine Compact cameras. Take a look at the sensor crop factor test results between the Sony FS100, Panasonic AF100, and Canon 5D MKII cameras. In […]

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FS100, 5D MKII, & AF100 Depth of Field Comparison:

FS100, 5D MKII, & AF100 Depth of Field Comparison:

| August 13, 2011 | 0 Comments

Magnanimous Media from Chicago have popped up a fantastic video giving us a Depth of field comparison between three of the new breed of Cine Compact cameras. Take a look at the test results between the Sony FS100, Panasonic AF100, and Canon 5D MKII cameras. Using Canon 24-70mm and 70-200mm L-Series lenses on all three […]

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Pocketslider The Motorized Camera Slider:

Pocketslider The Motorized Camera Slider:

| June 27, 2011 | 0 Comments

A motorized camera slider from Pocketslider. The Pocketslider comes in two lengths, 75 cm 30″ and 100 cm 40″ with special sizes up to 1.8m 6′ upon request. The 75 cm version including dolly, control unit and batteries weighs 3.1kg 6.8 lbs. The 100 cm version weighs 3.7 kg 8.2 lbs. Thanks to @jameswebbtv for […]

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How to add Canon Picture Styles to 5D MKII, 7D & Other Canon Cameras:

How to add Canon Picture Styles to 5D MKII, 7D & Other Canon Cameras:

| May 13, 2011

Following up on the VW 123 Custom Picture Style Collection Post some have asked how to install the Picture Styles. So we thought we would help out those that are a little lost putting the Picture Styles onto their cameras. All information set out here is gleaned from Canon websites on how to add Custom […]

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Download The VW Updated 123 Canon DSLR Picture Styles, Picture Profiles:

Download The VW Updated 123 Canon DSLR Picture Styles, Picture Profiles:

| May 13, 2011

Please make sure you get the updated 154 VW Canon DSLR Picture Styles / Picture Profiles. Be sure to download and please Tweet for others to come get it as well. Cheers. We have updated our collection of Canon Picture Styles that we have picked up from around the Web. This is not a complete […]

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Recharge Your Canon DSLR Batteries Out In The Field With Powertraveller Cameranut:

Recharge Your Canon DSLR Batteries Out In The Field With Powertraveller Cameranut:

| December 13, 2010 | 0 Comments

So you are on assignment out in the middle of nowhere with your Canon DSLR and you are running low on battery juice, but the nearest mains power supply is miles away to help you recharge those much needed fresh batteries. What do you do? Miss the shot? Nah if you have the Powertraveller Cameranut […]

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DSLR USB Follow Focus Controller:

DSLR USB Follow Focus Controller:

| December 8, 2010 | 0 Comments

Cinema5D has some dam good forum posts that are worth dropping in on. Take this one a USB DSLR Follow Focus post on Cinema5D from Slippers. The Follow Focus unit is battery powered and does not require connection to a PC, nor does it use the Canon SDK. Well it sounds so crazy it may […]

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From Swedish Chameleon More Rigs: Unboxing SC Large V2:

From Swedish Chameleon More Rigs: Unboxing SC Large V2:

| December 4, 2010 | 0 Comments

Swedish Chameleon the mob that gave you that funky alien looking DSLR rig now have more product shots of rigs and gear parts up on their page. Currently you can not buy Swedish Chameleon gear online however if you live in Sweden you can get their rigs from 3 stores Scandinavian Photo Lindqvist Radio TV […]

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5D MKII Up To 74 MBps h.264 Tests & 2.0.8 Beta Firmware from Magic Lantern:

| December 1, 2010 | 0 Comments

Great news from Trammell Hudson from Magic Lantern about the recording rate of the Canon 5D MKII camera with tests achieving 66 MBps fairly stable and bursts of 74 MBps at 24p. If lifting the recording bit rate goes the way of the Panasonic GH1 camera we might see real changes within weeks, hopefully days. […]

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Shootblue DSLR Cage Pics from their Shoulder Rig, & Now Supports 5D MKII:

Shootblue DSLR Cage Pics from their Shoulder Rig, & Now Supports 5D MKII:

| November 21, 2010 | 0 Comments

Shoot Blue have sent us two new pics showing the cage design of their Shootblue Shoulder Rig and Cage. The Cage is getting fine tuned and every time we see it a little bit is added here and a big whack drops off there. Good news is Shoot Blue are testing the cage and shoulder […]

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Cambo DSLR Viewfinders:

Cambo DSLR Viewfinders:

| November 20, 2010 | 0 Comments

Cambo manufactures of professional photography, video and broadcasting products that are designed and manufactured in the Netherlands have some pretty cool gear and add to that list their viewfinders for DSLR cameras. Cambo viewfinders come in four flavours: the CS-30, CS-32, CS-33, and the CS-34. Expect a 3x magnification loupe for this style of viewfinder. […]

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Morocco & Spain 1,000 miles 2 weeks 4,000 photo in 2 minutes:

| November 5, 2010 | 0 Comments

Holiday slide nights at Mikes place would never be boring especially if the photos are driven home at 140 bpm. That’s right 4,000 photo in 2 minutes with 1,000 miles covered in 2 weeks all shot on a Canon 5D MKII. Morocco & Spain from Mike Matas on Vimeo. Check out the stills slowed down […]

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Canon New EF Lens will be available in March 2011 + Prices:

| November 1, 2010 | 0 Comments

Canon have just released details of their new lens line up for 2011. Canon EF 8-15mm f/4L Fisheye USM lens With its unique focal length range, the EF 8-15mm f/4L USM is the world’s widest fisheye zoom lens. It delivers 180˚ diagonal angle of view images for all EOS SLR cameras with imaging formats ranging […]

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Shootblue DSLR Shoulder Rig & Cage Used On Roll Deep – Take Control ft. Alesha Dixon Music Video:

| October 31, 2010 | 0 Comments

That Shootblue DSLR Shoulder Rig & Cage we have been following has been put to good use on the Roll Deep: Take Control music video featuring Alesha Dixon. The video was shot using the new Shootblue Canon 1D MKIV Cage and Shoulder Rig and Zeiss Compact Primes CP.2 lenses. Shootblue also have a new website […]

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Handy FILMTOOLS Base.X Rigs:

Handy FILMTOOLS Base.X Rigs:

| October 31, 2010 | 0 Comments

Handy FILMTOOLS have a new double shoulder support rig plus more with the release of their Base.X range of camera accessories. Constructed of aluminium and plastic Base.X rigs are lightweight and sturdy. Available from the Handy FILMTOOLS website you can get the Base.X as a bundle and as Base.X parts. The guys have bundles for […]

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Express35 DSLR Shoulder Rig Sneak Peak:

Express35 DSLR Shoulder Rig Sneak Peak:

| October 30, 2010 | 0 Comments

So a little from column A and little from column B but we will put out what we are getting teased by Chris from Express35. Express35 are showing off sneak peaks of their new DSLR Shoulder Rig. Pretty sure that is a matte box ready to jump off the rails. Are Express35 making matte boxes […]

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HAGUE DSLR Motion-Cam Stabilizer:

HAGUE DSLR Motion-Cam Stabilizer:

| October 30, 2010 | 0 Comments

The Hague DSLR Motion Cam Steadicam type Stabilizer getting played with at the Pro Video Exhibition 2010 rocking a Canon 7D. The HAGUE DSLR Motion-Cam Stabilizer supports Canon Sony Nikon DSLR and similiar weight cameras. Expect to pay around $270 for the unit. * Specifically designed for Canon 5D, 7D plus similar DSLRs for HD […]

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Habbycam 5D/7D DSLR Cage:

Habbycam 5D/7D DSLR Cage:

| October 25, 2010 | 0 Comments

Habbycam have brought out a DSLR Cage for 5D and 7D camera shooters. You will be looking at forking out $469 for the cage. The Habbycam Cage is designed to work with the Canon 5D Mark II and Canon 7D DSLRs. The Habbycam Cage allows the digital filmmaker to mount Monitors, Wireless Microphones and any […]

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MOVIEtube PR Production DSLR Rig and Zeiss CP.2 Glass:

| October 24, 2010 | 0 Comments

The MOVIEtube PR Production DSLR Rig has a View Finder normally found on 2/3″ ENG and EFG cameras. You can also expect a break out box, power out, and it can take either 15mm or 19mm rods for support. Check out the sweet Zeiss CP.2 glass up front of this high end DSLR Shoulder Rig. […]

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How Deep is Your DOF?:

| October 23, 2010 | 0 Comments

Australian all round top guy and Snapper Shooter Combo King Glen Ryan @PolvoPolvo has put together a neat little video to show us all what the Panasonic 4/3″ Sensor looks like up against the Full Frame Canon 5D MKII and the APS-C 7D cameras. How Deep is Your DOF? from Glen Ryan on Vimeo. This […]

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Shane Hurlbut Talks DSLR : Green Filming, ISO, Picture Styles & Dark Energy:

| October 23, 2010 | 0 Comments

Shane Hurlbut ASC talks about DSLR shooting with Dailey Pike. Shane talks about the genesis of HDSLR, shooting green, ISO range, Picture Styles and Cinnafilm Dark Energy. Citizen Shane – Interview With Shane Hurlbut from Dailey Pike on Vimeo. See Dailey Pike for more. Want more Shane then go to his Blog Get more here […]

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DSLR footage in Premiere Pro CS5:

| October 23, 2010 | 0 Comments

Nice quick how to video on how to drop vision straight to timeline and edit tutorial for DSLR to CS5. Karl Soule shows new features in Premiere Pro CS5 that are designed to make working with high definition footage shot with a DSLR easy and efficient. For more DSLR how to videos try Adobe TV

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CPM Filmtools Bulldog and Sidewinder HDSLR Rig Review from NextWaveDV:

| October 23, 2010 | 0 Comments

The guys from NextWaveDV have done a review of the Sidewinder and Bulldog rigs from CPM Filmtools for HDSLR shooters. Check out the guys at NextWaveDV for more. See CPM Film Tools for some cool camera gear.

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Shootblue DSLR Shoulder Rig & Cage Close Ups:

Shootblue DSLR Shoulder Rig & Cage Close Ups:

| October 21, 2010 | 0 Comments

Some close up shots of the Shootblue DSLR Shoulder Rig and Cage Combo in the making. Looking good looking tight. Test unit is getting some hire action out of Shootblue HQ but ready soon for all to see and use on the Canon 1D Mark IV and 5D MKII and 7D support coming soon. See […]

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New Shootblue DSLR Shoulder Rig & Cage Pics + Deets:

New Shootblue DSLR Shoulder Rig & Cage Pics + Deets:

| October 21, 2010 | 0 Comments

More pictures and details of the ongoing DSLR Shootblue Shoulder Rig and Cage combo. The Shootblue Shoulder Rig and Cage is cool for the Canon 1D Mark IV and work is in progress for supporting the 5D MKII and the 7D cameras. More pictures soon. After operator feedback, monitor bracket/arm (for attaching Noga type arms) […]

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VFGadgets DSLR Gear:

VFGadgets DSLR Gear:

| October 19, 2010 | 0 Comments

Canadian company VFGadgets have a nice range of DSLR camera support gear that is worth taking a look at. Now take a deep breath because saying anything DSLR is like saying the word wedding as the dollars are multiplied. The VFGadgets DSLR SA Kit-A will set you back $995 and their DSLR SwissCage Kit A […]

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Swedish Chameleon DSLR Rigs

Swedish Chameleon DSLR Rigs

| October 17, 2010 | 0 Comments

Rig designer and inventor of Swedish Chameleon Guffe Funck shows that you don’t have to resort to cheap knock off designs to push through for a great looking DSLR Rig. Swedish Chameleon’s are available as kits or parts. In Kit form SC:Large Version 1 of the Swedish Chameleon will set you back around US$1988. In […]

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Zunow PL Mount Update News: Which Glass Works + More

Zunow PL Mount Update News: Which Glass Works + More

| October 13, 2010 | 1 Comment

Received updated information about the Zunow DSLR PL Mount. The Zunow PL-Mount supports lenses with a maximum mount length of 24mm. This because of the optical glass inside the PL-Mount. You can also use the Optical Element inside the Zunow PL Mount to control Back Focus. Zunow are currently compiling a list of Cinematic lenses […]

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New Canon DSLR PL-Mount: No Body Modification To Fit Your Cinematic Lenses

New Canon DSLR PL-Mount: No Body Modification To Fit Your Cinematic Lenses

| October 9, 2010 | 6 Comments

Zunow have a new Canon 5D MKII & 7D PL Mount that does not require heavy modification of your DSLR cameras body and won’t void your warranty. No moving the sensor or altering the electronics of the camera. The PL Mount 5D from Zunow uses optical glass and will set you back around $2800. Please […]

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Hurlbut Visuals DSLR Camera Protocol

| October 8, 2010 | 0 Comments

Shane Hurlbut ASC has given DSLR shooters a sweet Online Boot Camp Video that runs through DSLR Camera Protocols. Covering important areas like Menu Protocol, Picture Profiles, Correct Camera Settings, White Balancing Colour Temperatures, Shutter Speeds, ISO, and Proper Labeling. Hurlbut Visuals Camera Protocol from Shane Hurlbut, ASC on Vimeo. For more on Shane Hurlbut […]

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Game Changer and Killer Camera Bullshit

| October 7, 2010 | 2 Comments

How I hate hearing and seeing the words “Game Changer” and “Killer” put next to or near the word camera or indeed anything to do with cameras. Every new camera or camera accessory that comes out, is about to come out, or is rumoured to come out gets the Game Changer and or Killer “Weasel […]

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Video From That 102 Year Old Lens On 5D MKII

| October 5, 2010 | 0 Comments

Remember that 102 year old lens that got put on a Canon 5D MKII camera? Well the very smart Timur Civan has popped some footage that came through that 1908 Wollensak Cine-Velostigmat f5 lens and 5D MKII combo up on Vimeo. Footage you see is as is there is no colour correction or footage manipulation […]

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Atomos Ninja Update

| September 28, 2010 | 0 Comments

Atomos Ninja have now begun emailing customers that they are ready to make their first production run telling them that they do not require any deposit for pre orders, however depending on demand, later pre orders may be charged to ensure demand is met. 5D MKII 7D owners etc are excited that a clean Full […]

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Carl Zeiss See Dynamic Outlook for HDSLR Video

| September 24, 2010 | 0 Comments

Speaking at Photokina 2010, Carl Zeiss Senior Vice President of the Camera Lens Division, Dr. Winfried Scherle, announced that more lens models are in the pipeline. Carl Zeiss is continuing to experience strong demand for its top-quality manual focus lenses for SLR cameras. The ZE series SLR lenses with an EF mount and its ZF.2 […]

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Camera Rig Knock Offs Do They Hurt The Market?

Camera Rig Knock Offs Do They Hurt The Market?

| September 23, 2010 | 6 Comments

If you ventured beyond the main halls at Photokina in Cologne Germany this year where the big name camera companies were you would have come across a lot of Rig Entrepreneurs set up showing their display camera support equipment. Look closer and you would see that those rigs look a little different. What are Rig […]

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juicedLink DIY101/102 Prototype Photos

juicedLink DIY101/102 Prototype Photos

| September 21, 2010 | 1 Comment

juiceLink are now manufacturing brackets for DSLR cameras that can be made into quite a few different configurations. They have just finished making the prototypes of their DIY101 and DIY102 Budget DSLR Brackets. The brackets are fabricated from solid aluminum bar stock. Combined with a Manfrotto 323 Quick Release Plate the juiceLink DIY101 makes for […]

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Atomos Ninja

Atomos Ninja

| September 18, 2010 | 1 Comment

Announced during IBC 2010 was the Atomos Ninja a new Portable High Quality Video Hard Disk Recorder for DSLR Cameras priced at £795+. The Atomos Ninja offers to by pass in camera compression to record your pristine, uncompressed images straight from your DSLR or camcorder’s HDMI out only (no SD HD SDI) then directly to […]

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Shoot Blue Shoulder Rig Prototype

Shoot Blue Shoulder Rig Prototype

| September 17, 2010 | 1 Comment

Always excited to see new gear hit the market and we were privileged to have Shoot Blue share their Prototype DSLR Shoulder Rig and Cage pictures with us which we Tweeted straight away. Got a great response with the design and the look and with how strong it appears. Shoot Blue will again give us […]

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Genus Shoulder Rig

| September 17, 2010 | 1 Comment

Steve from Genus Products gets a gong in this video showing off the Genus DSLR Shoulder Rig. A sweet little number it is too! shoulder rig from Steve Rushworth on Vimeo. Genus creates innovative products for the video and photography professional. The Genus range of products are designed and built to exacting standards. http://www.genustech.tv/

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OConnor O-Box WM Mattebox System Teaser Video:

| September 17, 2010 | 0 Comments

Great teaser video from OConnor about their new Mattebox System that can have handles attached directly to the side of it. A few other manufactures are going down this path of a new style Mattebox. Should be a great time on the floor at NAB 2011. http://www.ocon.com/products/camera-accessories/o-box.html The OConnor O-Box WM is a two-stage mattebox […]

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New Quick Release for Hawk Viewfinder from Letus Direct

| September 17, 2010 | 0 Comments

Letus Direct have a new Quick Release for the Hawk DSLR Viewfinder. Preview video of new Quick Release for Hawk: Quick Release should be shipping with Hawk late Sept early Oct. Free upgrade for LetusDirect.com customers. Letus Direct will cover the upgrade costs for anyone who bought Hawk Viewfinder before Quick Release coming out. All […]

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