5D mark II firmware update
So Canon have released a firmware update which is said to address the dark spot problem with highlight areas.
And speaking of the new 5D, here’s a URL I kept meaning to post when I was travelling overseas and never got around to it. Here’s Vince Laforet’s blog post for the making of his famous “Reverie” video, shot entirely on the 5D mark II, and mostly using low available light:
Apparently LaForet is now doing some work with the intriguing new RED camera. Lucky sod.