Real people create a real-life third person driving apparatus This is a fun video to watch and it's interesting to note the Canon 5d Mark II in live video mode is the main ingredient.  Check it out!

 

Real people create a real-life third person driving apparatus .  This is a fun video to watch and it's interesting to note the Canon 5d Mark II in live video mode is the main ingredient.  Check it out!

 

For the last few months I've been recommending the Canon S90 Powershot as the point and shoot of choice if you want the best image quality from a small pocket camera and you still want some control over the camera.  This camera is becoming highly popular and my recommendation has only grown strong with this excellent review Digital Photography Review.  A worthy read.

 

For the last few months I've been recommending the Canon S90 Powershot as the point and shoot of choice if you want the best image quality from a small pocket camera and you still want some control over the camera.

 

This video is an absolute blast!  Mount a Canon 5d Mark II in video movie mode on a very large RC helicopter and use it to video a drifting RC car with the intent of making it look like the real car Nissan will use in their advertisement.  Perhaps this is the best case yet for "don't try this at home" when it comes to dangerous stunts.  Unless you're Stuart Little in a tiny toy car this stuff could be downright dangerous!

 

This video is an absolute blast!  Mount a Canon 5d Mark II in video movie mode on a very large RC helicopter and use it to video a drifting RC car with the intent of making it look like the real car Nissan will use in their advertisement.

 

The big news this week is that Adobe unveiled it's new Photoshop CS5 and it's being hailed as a major upgrade.  Such features as puppet masking, content aware fill, takes advantage of more RAM than ever before (24g limit in Windows, 12g in Mac's), more video card support, and all kinds of actually significant new features.  I've watched some videos I found online and I can't wait to get my own copy.  Read this preview from Imaging Resource for more information.

 

The big news this week is that Adobe unveiled it's new Photoshop CS5 and it's being hailed as a major upgrade.

 

Panasonic has lead the way with the Micro 4/3's format starting with their DMC-G1, then their DMC-GH1, and the video modes have proved to be popular.  Capitalizing on their success Panasonic now announces a dedicated movie camera based on their 4/3's system which has the 4/3's sensor and uses their 4/3's lenses.  While not in the same quality realm of the extremely successful Canon 5d Mark II with it's full frame sensor, the 4/3's system is still a notable improvement over consumer video cameras.  Check out their announcement.  

 

Panasonic has lead the way with the Micro 4/3's format starting with their DMC-G1, then their DMC-GH1, and the video modes have proved to be popular.  Capitalizing on their success Panasonic now announces a dedicated movie camera based on their 4/3's system

 

Olympus announces it's new Iphone application "GetOlympus" which helps users see their new products and helps you make choices.  Iphone aps for both the Iphone and the new Ipad are gaining in popularity.

 

Olympus announces it's new Iphone application "GetOlympus" which helps users see their new products and helps you make choices.  Iphone aps for both the Iphone and the new Ipad are gaining in popularity

 

Many have questioned how good the video on the Canon 5d Mark II really is.  How about good enough to shoot an entire episode of one of the most popular television series?  The season finale of "House" was filmed entirely on the Canon 5d Mark II DSLR.  We've already know they've been used to film bits and pieces of certain movies, but this is the first time I know of an entire 60 minute episode was filmed with a DSLR.  Read more about it here.

 

Many have questioned how good the video on the Canon 5d Mark II really is.  How about good enough to shoot an entire episode of one of the most popular television series?  The season finale of "House" was filmed entirely on the Canon 5d Mark II DSLR.