K-Tek has extended its smart line of Stingray Audio bags, with the first made specifically for the Tascam DR-70D and DR-701D. The new KSTG70 incorporates Stingray’s hallmark big-bag features into a small, yet sturdy form factor to enhance the versatility and applications of Tascam’s compact package. The Stingray KSTG70 is ideal for audio and video professionals, documentarians, serious enthusiasts and musicians.
Cinematographer Carmen Cabana relied on camera support products from Manios Digital and Film while shooting on location for the new romantic comedy Holiday Breakup. Cabana employed a Cartoni Laser head and tripod system, along with a Vocas handheld rig to support the Blackmagic Cinema Camera that she used to capture principal photography.
IDX has released the AT-E2CMKII – an Endura V-Mount battery adaptor plate for Canon’s new C300 Mark II camera.
Intuitive Aerial will introduce a compact, ergonomic controller for the Aerigon the airborne camera platform for professional film and broadcast production, at IBC 2015. The Dominion controller is a portable device that allows camera operators to guide camera movement, focus, and other camera settings on board the Aerigon while in flight. Broadcasters, cinematographers, directors, and production teams now have even greater control when capturing aerial footage using virtually any modern camera, thanks to Aerigon’s high payload capacity and industry-leading stability and precision.
Matthews Studio Equipment’s Burbank manufacturing facility is supplying a wide range of grip equipment to support Alex Buono’s 2015 Visual Storytelling Workshop Tour 2.
SmallHD’s new concept in multifunctional on-camera displays is now shipping. The true high-definition Sidefinder, a combination of HD electronic viewfinder (or EVF) and 5-inch fold out Full HD monitor, earned five major awards when it premiered at this year’s National Association of Broadcasters convention.
Mojo Media Solutions and Achtel have launched TrueBlue, an optical filter that significantly improves separation of blue colors from unintended red contamination.
Tiffen International in the UK is celebrating the delivery of the first Steadicam M-1 rig, which has been ordered by German Steadicam operator Max Zaher.
Hocus Products has announced its new Axis1 thumb wheel focus control, the Smart Roller, for the MōVI, Steadicam, pan handles, moose bars and more. Shown recently at NAB 2015, it is now available for pre-order, shipping early July.
SmallHD announces the first product in its innovative new 500 Series of five-inch full HD on-camera monitors, the 502. Based on a brand new platform from SmallHD, this elegantly simple new device supports two digital inputs and delivers unprecedented 1920x1080 resolution images, achieving superior sharpness and detail in a compact, cost-effective package.