Helicopter footage from a GoPro HD camera showing the amazing stability and horizon lock of the Cineflex V14HD camera system. Thanks to PDG Helicopters for the video: External display and lens read out for Cineflex V14 HD camera. Thanks to Robberechts for the video: See Axsys Technologies for more information.
KCW Technica have come up with a modular rigging system that pretty much lets you go as small or as large as you can with your camera rigs. The MRK Modular Rigging Kit Basic Stage 1 Cinema is available now and more modular kits are on the way from KCW Technica, so stay tuned. Modular […]
One of our favourite people we like to see pop up on the old Twitter Stream is none other than @JakobEbert with his booty of daily RED pictures and on set hound dog goodness and gear snaps galore. If you are Google+ inclined then seek out and include Jacob in a warm cuddle circle because […]
Great thing about the RED Epic and the newly announced same sized Scarlet X camera is not just the quality of the vision that is pumped out, it’s the ability to have a unique camera that handles and performs the way you need it to. RED and 3rd party gear vendors have accessories rolling out […]
That jet setting smarty Joseph Jang showed off a @letusdirect MCS rig demoing in Korea with @CINEROID EVF and @genus_products matte box and follow focus
Introducing the modular solution for the EPIC from ActionProducts. This modular system allows operators to add and remove modules using quick release technology to quickly alter functionality on the fly based on their needs. The current modules include the Basic Module “Proteus,” Power Module “Electra,” and Battery Module. Its main functionality is to provide the […]
Was there no camera gear vendor that was not in on the Canon EOS Cinema C300 camera. One hell of an NDA must have been waved under their noses to keep those cameras schtum from our eager beaver eyes. Anyway that big wig ARRI was there and has gear ready to rock and roll on […]
First up how Bloody amazing is Peter Jackson for sharing his production of the The Hobbit movie with us! 48 RED Epic cameras shooting 3D at 48fps. Cheers Peter for the fish bowl into the making of The Hobbit. Check out mid way through the names of the RED EPIC cameras. Peter Jackson’s Production Video […]
The ultraCage is the first cage designed specifically the just-announced Canon EOS C300, and has been called the essential accessory for transforming these phenomenal cameras into phenomenal camera systems. The ultraCage delivers all the needed pieces for mounting, accessory support, safety, and modularity to fulfill the promise of these cameras. ultraCage | blue Support for […]
A quick liquorice allsorts post on Letus gear that popped up over the last week. The Follow Focus Gearbox which has been a while in the making and delivery has finally surfaced. That will be good news to a lot of people keen to try the Letus Follow Focus on their rigs. With the two […]
One of the Vendors invited to the Hollywood Paramount Studios launch of the Canon Cinema EOS C300 series camera was Genus. Cinescopophilia have been lucky enough to get ringside seats to that launch via a bevy of happy snaps showcasing the marriage of Rig and Camera. I shall dub said marriage between camera and camera […]
K-Tek responds to the popularity of tiny cameras like GoPro and communication tools like the iPhone with the new Norbert Sport Jr accessory frame that’s especially designed to aid professional handling of these tiny imaging devices. Plus Norbert Sport Jr is ideal for use as a rack to go with GoPro 3D camera systems. Big […]
The Solid Camera Sony NEX FS100 video camera rig is now a finished prototype and what a cutie is. Seen in these sneak peak pictures we can see that the Solid Camera FS100 rig is a modular configuration that allows you to configure it the way you want to for your exact shooting requirements. Features: […]
Over at REDUser Tim Whitcomb handed out a sneak peak into a prototype power solution for the RED EPIC cameras. Sweet neat set up locked and loaded with umphs of power and an oh so rockin custom made “Clutch” shoulder pad. Just have a look at old verses new here with the RED One and […]
ikan and Canon USA have collaborated to offer a revolutionary shoulder mount solution, ikan’s Stealth-ENG. A perfect fit for the Canon XF305 high definition camcorder, the Stealth-ENG will also accommodate any mid-sized/hybrid camcorder with the precision that only a fully adjustable baseplate and offset arm can provide. Adjustable/removable shoulder pads and a fully adjustable baseplate […]
Latest news for the Volare Film Tools Velo rigs is that they will be available to buy next month. Volare DSLR Film Tools produces the most adaptable DSLR rigs, camera supports & video accessories for filmmakers & photographers today. Our equipment is designed to be highly customizable, versatile & super durable. Our goal is to […]
November 3rd Canon announcement would be a dandy of a day if the big boys decided to release a stripped back camera that just did one thing. Simple just wear the camera on a finger view with LCD and snap. Now if they could just get 4k RAW video to happen out of it for […]
Snehal Patel from ARRI gives an overview using ARRI’s Professional Camera Accessories for the Sony PMW-F3 camera. The ARRI MMB-2 is a modular matte box system that can be configured to facilitate anything from basic to full professional setups. Designed for the DSLR and smaller video camera market, it is the first such matte box […]
Picked this one up from Justin O’Neill, one of the good guys from RoyalGalactic; and it’s the Leica M series lens mount which enables the utilization of one of the world’s finest lens systems on the Red Epic Camera. The SpaceCam Lens Mount System for fitting of M Series lenses to Epic Camera permits use […]
An extract from AnandTech post: Intel has been quietly working on its plans for smartphones and tablets. One area Intel has been working on is performance characterization. The setup above is what Intel calls Oculus. It’s a high speed RED camera mounted above a platform that can accommodate a smartphone or tablet. Intel uses the […]
The new Sony F3 zoom lens is being shown at IBC 2011. Genus Hurricane 3D rig designer Alister Chapman gives us look at the Sony SCL-Z18X140 sitting on a sweet F3 rig with a video preview. The new Sony 18-252mm T3.8 zoom lens is dedicated to the Sony F3 camcorder and will retail for about […]
Need a cheap configurable DSLR shoulder rig that you pull out every now and again as part of your kit? The Coollcd DSLR shoulder rig at just under $150 could be one to pick up. Also check out the Coollcd shoulder gunstock for under $40. How good are they? Bargain or Epic Fail? Let us […]
Teletest’s fully motorised S3D mirror and parallel camera rig, the BINORIG, will be launched at IBC 2011. The BINORIG is lightweight and can be shoulder mounted, but is strong enough to support any broadcast camera without flexing the rig’s frame. Designed for one-man operation, the interaxial and convergence settings on the BINORIG are servo controlled, […]
Some people sit back and want to complain about anything and everything, and others just go about their business and produce the goods. Well the guys at REDMODZ fall into the heads down and tail in the air category and just simply keep pumping out quality gear, vision, rigs and interviews from time to time. […]
For those that have forgotten or have failed to do any research the name is new but the guys at Edelkrone have been at this gear making game for a while. Handy FilmTools as they were once known as started a journey in providing filmmaking solutions way back in 2000 and you may remember or […]
Allstar have a new tripod and shoulder base camera rig set up ready to play with, and it gives you the option of going off the tripod and onto the shoulder with a 15mm and 19mm rail combo in a matter of seconds. The Allstar Shoulder Base Rig is best suited for the new breed […]
Cinescopophilia covered CINEIK back in June and we are happy to see they are rolling out new cine products. CINEIK have more DSLR camera accessories on the way but for now we get to see the CINEIK DSLR Shoulder Rig promo video, so sit back relax and enjoy. Se CINEIK for more gear options for […]
The Sony PMW-F3 has drawn great attention since its first appearance. It has super 35mm CMOS sensors and is expected to change the digital film shooting. Movcam customizes the professional support especially for Sony PMW-F3 to bring out the advantages of the camera for better shooting result and efficiency on site. Modular design Including both […]
Tonaci Tran / @tonaci from REDMODZ popped up a red hot to trot EPIC camera for us to drool over: Red Epic Battleship Ready to engage! See more of from Tonaci at Redmodz.
DP+ have kindly put up this nice video showing one cool Cine Rig. Featuring the Steadicam Clipper 312 with ARRI Wireless focus system, Canon 7D DSLR Camera, MovieTube PR Rig, 28mm Zeiss CP.2 lens, and ARRI Matte Box. Can you spot more cine goodies hanging off this oh so sweet rig? See DP+ for more […]
Extreme Aerials took the Octocopter a Canon 7D & 550D T2i to the Okavango Delta to film a 367 km 9 day kayaking adventure for Peak Teams. Cameras: Canon 7D, Canon 550D T2i with 10-22mm EF-S lens Mikrokopter Octocopter on Droidworx AD8 HL frame Photohigher AV200 Mount See Extremeaerials for more great footage and details […]
Michael N Sutton or as quite a few of you know him as @MNS1974 on Twitter has shown of this gorgeous Canon 7D with a Zeiss LWZ 15.5 – 45 lens combination. See Zeiss for more goodies and follow Michael on Twitter.
@Cris_Knight has shown off one of two Redrock Micro Sony F3 camera cages via Twitter. Prototype one of a kind redrock micro camera rig for CineAlta F3 camera and Cinedeck for “The Ghost of Goodnight Lane” See Redrock Micro for more.
2k camera and Cineroid EVF combo : See Cineroid for EVF monitor solutions.
Shoot Blue are always configuring great looking rigs ready to hire, here is one they prepared earlier : See Shoot Blue for Cine Rentals.
EEMOV are a small camera stabilizer rig company that prides itself on putting a good product out there for shooters that will enjoy using them. Purchase as a kit or buy modular parts to build up and customize your Steadi Rig the way you like it. We operate on the simple philosophy of doing a […]
Mark Roberts Motion Control Cine Rigs are some of the coolest rigs that you will get to see in action. You are in luck too as MRMC have popped up for us a fine selection of motion control rigs for you to drool over. Enjoy! Milo Motion Control Rig Modula Motion Control Rig MRMC Portable […]
This is one funky DSLR Steadicam and Shoulder Rig combination from KiCam. The guys at KiCam are already known for making larger steadicams but they also pump out sliders, rails, lighting, cranes and camera rigs. Check out the video on how the KiCam DSLR works. It’s a long video but just peep the first few […]
Not on sale as of yet but this college industrial design project does live as a prototype called Duopod and Talon. Name infringements aside as Letus already have a Talon range the Duopod and Talon combo form to make a Steadicam Shoulder Rig Tripod Hot Shoe Grip thingy for DSLR cameras. Duopod Demo: Duopod can […]
The CPM Film Tools Noisy Cricket AF100 specific rig is molded in an olive drab green and features black oxide metal inserts for zero reflective surfaces. The Noisy Cricket is ID metal tagged with Part name, part number Cage code and serial code for easy inventory management and control. Comes standard with Heavy Duty Rods, […]
Coming out of New Zealand is the Shotover Camera Systems 6 axis gyro stabilized gimbal which is perfect for aerial cinema photography. The Shotover Camera System has been designed specifically for the cinema industry for shooting stabilzed aerial footage from moving platforms, primarily helicopters with no aircraft maneuver or camera pointing limitations. Our systems are […]
Den Lennie from F-Stop Academy talks us through the Sony FS100 camera and the Genus gear that runs on it to make up a tip top Pro rig. The products in this video GMP-HP Hotplate S-SFOC Superior Follow Focus G-FG flexible lens gear GWMC Matte Box See Genus for more camera accessory solutions and pop […]
Swedish Chameleon DSLR SC3 Rig The Swedish Cameleon SC3 rig is designed for production companies and the freelance filmmaker in mind! Turn your HDSLR or handheld camcorder into a comfortable shoulder camera. The Swedish Chameleon SC3 rig takes all the weight from your arms by using a back-rod and belt, so you can concentrate on […]
Genus Shoulder Mount Genus Bravo Follow Focus System Genus Matte Box 4×4 Manfrotto 200PL quick release plate Manfrotto Hydrostatic Arm Marshall 7” Monitor HDMI in and out (DSLR ratio) Cheese plate with V-lock mount and lead 12V Condenser microphone recorder Zoom H4n For more info go to Manco.it
The Cinematography Rig MOVIEtube CR by Kinomatik is designed with the cinematographer in mind! It turns smaller cameras into a fully blown film style camera system that opens new possibilities for effective and smooth filmmaking. Some of the main features are: Universally and tool free adjustable architecture that fit many cameras such as Sony PMW-F3, […]
PS-IMS-F3 Lens Mount Adapter for Sony PMW-F3 from P+S TECHNIK gives everyone the chance to use the Sony PMW-F3 with still photo lenses. For everyone who has ever dreamed of using the Sony F3 with still photo lenses – this is the chance to do so: The newly developed IMS camera mount for the Sony […]
You all saw the Game Changer Shoulder Mounted Camera Slider at NAB which came about after extensive R&D from the popular and hugely successful Vision Wrangler DSLR Pop Up Book International Tour Workshops which pointed out the need for such essential camera gear. Well now there is a new player in the game that keeps […]
P+S TECHNIK will launch its new 35Digital all-purpose camera, the PS-Cam X35 at this year’s Cine Gear. At this year’s Cine Gear Expo (June 2-5), the Germany-based company P+S TECHNIK will unveil its highly-anticipated 35Digital all-purpose camera PS-Cam X35 at Booth #67. The new PS-Cam X35 is designed as a robust and reliable workhorse expected […]