June 4, 2015 by Canon The elements that made the first EOS 5D so popular can be seen all across Canon’s current full-frame digital SLRs. From the versatile and powerful EOS 5D Mark III to the phenomenal, high resolution EOS 5DS and 5DS R, the ability to use Canon’s amazing EF lenses to their […]Read more "10 Years of the Canon 5D Series"
May 14, 2013 by Andrew Reid, EOSHD.com Huge thanks go to A1ex, g3gg0, 1% and the whole Magic Lantern team. I have no other words to describe it – this is huge news. Magic Lantern have done the seemingly impossible and given us a continuous raw recording mode on the Canon 5D Mark III. Once activated […]Read more "CONTINUOUS raw recording now on the Canon 5D Mark III"
January 25, 2013 by Riley Hooper, Vimeo Staff Lens whacking – it’s not as destructive as it sounds. So before you go slamming that expensive piece of glass into a hard surface, listen up close. Lens whacking, also called free lensing, is a method of shooting with the lens detached from the camera body. It […]Read more "So… What Is ‘Lens Whacking?’"
October 25, 2012 by Michael Zhang, PetaPixel Don’t worry Canon 5D Mark III shooters: Canon didn’t forget about you after all. Less than a week after announcing a highly-requested firmware update to the Canon 1D X to address AF complaints, Canon has revealed that a similar — but even better — update is also coming […]Read more "Don’t worry Canon 5D Mark III shooters…"
August 16, 2012 By Rarevision This past weekend, I had the opportunity to use Guy’s new Canon 5DM3. Its a beautiful camera, however, when I attempted to load the footage into MStreamCliper, FCP7 Log and Transfer, Compressor or Grinder to convert the native h264 to ProRes422LT– all apps would crash. After some research, I was […]Read more "Canon 5D Markiii to FinalCut Pro 7: 5DtoRGB Lite"
June 30, 2012 by Philip Bloom *Note: I’ve been working with my GoPro Hero for a year now, and a friend also just recently bought the Hero 2. He’s a pilot and had great fun tacking his (and mine!) onto the wings of his plane. However, we were disappointed at the footage once we came […]Read more "Very Impressive Rolling-Shutter Fix"
May 14, 2012 by United Photography The release of The Avengers movie is another example of where Canon DSLR video cameras, take a leading role in film-making and cinematic production. Seamus McGarvey cinematographer for The Avengers, his previous experience was shooting documentary and drama with the Canon 5D MKII. He finds the nimble size and […]Read more "The Avengers – Canon 5D Mark II And 7D Superhero DSLR"
March 15, 2012 by creativeplanetnetwork.com and Vincent Laforet Vincent Laforet goes over how he sets up his Canon 5D Mark II for shooting video. He says, “These settings are meant to work well for web, broadcast televisions and motion pictures – but will require grading (color correction) to add saturation and contrast back in. The […]Read more "Setting Up Your Canon 5D Mark II and Mark III"
March 10, 2012 by creativeplanetnetwork.com After three and a half years, Canon has announced the imminent release of its follow-up to the massively popular Canon 5D Mark II, the Canon 5D Mark III. Below, you can find some test footage from the new camera, including cutesy short film “Mario and Nette” and the fast-paced “Radball”. […]Read more "See the First Few Short Films Shot on the Canon 5D Mark III"