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A Look at E-Image Tripods:

A Look at E-Image Tripods:

| June 14, 2014 | 0 Comments

B&H take a look at the E-Image tripod lineup that ikan now carry. Ikan has teamed up with E-Image to distribute a new line of professional camera supports. These tripods and video fluid heads are made by E-Image are designed for the professional. See more at B&H.

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Meet The ikan CSLD01 Curved 1/3 Slider and The ikan CSLD02 Semi Circular 1/2 Slider:

Meet The ikan CSLD01 Curved 1/3 Slider and The ikan CSLD02 Semi Circular 1/2 Slider:

| June 4, 2014 | 1 Comment

Are these curved sliders we are now seeing the 3D of camera movement or are they the 4K? Just about all new sliders coming out are either curved or arc the camera somehow, and the ikan CSLD01 Curved 1/3 Slider and the ikan CSLD02 Semi Circular 1/2 Slider are no different. CSLD-01 Curved 1/3 Slider […]

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ikan IK-M1 Lavalier Microphone & IK-VM300PS Stereo Video Condenser Microphone:

ikan IK-M1 Lavalier Microphone & IK-VM300PS Stereo Video Condenser Microphone:

| May 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

IK-M1 Lavalier Microphone The IK-M1 Lavalier Microphone is a self contained electret condenser microphone with a lapel clip and windscreen. This high quality condenser mic is ideal for video use as well as audio recorders and smart phone devices with a 1/8″ plug. Features Clip-on mic for smartphones, DSLR’s, camcorders, audio recorders, PC, etc. Omni-directional […]

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ikan PD Movie Remote Air Two wireless Follow Focus System:

ikan PD Movie Remote Air Two wireless Follow Focus System:

| May 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

ikan says sometimes, the traditional follow focus isn’t enough… With today’s new demands in film and video production, the need for a wireless follow focus system is greater than ever, as complex shots on jibs, dollies, and steadicams become the norm. Features Dual channel programming 2 standard drive motors Aluminum unibody design Remote with OLED […]

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ikan X3 Handheld Gimbal for Phones:

ikan X3 Handheld Gimbal for Phones:

| May 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

ikan are down for iPhoneographers to get steady shots via their X3 handheld gimbal for phones. ikan X3 Handheld Gimbal Features Record smooth video from your Smartphone even with extreme movements Fast to setup and simple to use even if you have never shot a video before Securely holds your phone with an electric gyroscope […]

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ikan DX5 and VX9i-2K Monitors:

ikan DX5 and VX9i-2K Monitors:

| April 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

At NAB 2014 ikan had on display two prototype monitors at their stands. On show from ikan was the 5 inch next generation D series monitor the DX5 featuring HDMI in / out, SDI in / out, HDMI to SDI / SDI to HDMI conversion. Also on the floor was the 8.9 inch 3G-SDI VX9i-2K […]

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ikan D12 Monitor:

ikan D12 Monitor:

| April 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

At NAB 2014 ikan showed off their prototype D12 monitor. The D12 has an ips 1920×1200 resolution LCD panel, 3G-SDI input / output, HDMI input / output, mini XLR power input, table stand, on screen tally, your choice of pro battery mount adapter, and supports up to 16 million colours. Hit ikan up for when […]

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Tilta Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera Rig

Tilta Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera Rig

| March 6, 2014 | 0 Comments

For some reason I was compelled to smash dishes after watching the latest product offering from ikan: The Tilta Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera rig. Perhaps it was the music… The Tilta ES-T13 Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera Rig from ikan features a form fitted cage specifically designed for the Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera and allows the […]

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ikan BumbleBee Lightweight Handheld Rig Looks Like a Wrist Snapper:

ikan BumbleBee Lightweight Handheld Rig Looks Like a Wrist Snapper:

| February 23, 2014 | 1 Comment

Ouch… Could just be me… throwing this out there: the ikan BumbleBee Lightweight Handheld Rig looks like a wrist snapper. I mean look at the pain at :17 Anyway if it’s your cuppa tea please see ikan.

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ikan Camera Risers:

ikan Camera Risers:

| February 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

Super quick one for you… ikan have dropped camera risers to well… raise your camera. They come in three flavours: 3″ Camera Riser Features Sturdy Aluminum Construction Anodized Finish Lightweight 6″ Hi-Hat Riser Features Functions as Riser and Hi-Hat Sturdy Aluminum Construction Red and Black Anodized Finish Lightweight 6″ Camera Riser Hi-Hat with Swivel Features […]

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ikan KVM-7050W 7″ 3G HD-SDI On-Camera Monitor:

ikan KVM-7050W 7″ 3G HD-SDI On-Camera Monitor:

| January 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

ikan bring you the Konvision’s KVM-7050W monitor. The Konvision KVM-7050W monitor is equipped with dual 3G-SDI inputs with loop through outputs as well as other I/O solutions, including composite, component, HDMI and tally inputs. Its 170 degree viewing angle allows the user to see clear, vibrant images from just about any viewing position. Professional software […]

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ikan On Camera Lighting Solutions:

ikan On Camera Lighting Solutions:

| November 28, 2013 | 0 Comments

The ikan “The Drawing Board” webisodes are proving to be quite popular. Well we can tell they are on this site at least. Anyway ikan are up to number four in their new series, and this one is about on camera lighting solutions. ikan’s George Tripsas puts the iLED6 and the iLED312-v2 LED lights up […]

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ikan The Drawing Board and Tungsten Colour LED Studio Lights With DMX Control:

ikan The Drawing Board and Tungsten Colour LED Studio Lights With DMX Control:

| November 19, 2013 | 0 Comments

The ikan web series “The Drawing Board” hits number three and it is about tungsten colour LED studio lights with DMX control. The Drawing Board: IDMX36T & IDMX500T – Tungsten-color LEDs w/ DMX Control A lot of filmmakers are used to shooting with incandescent lighting. An incandescent tungsten bulb emits a color temperature of 3200K, […]

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ikan VX17e 17 Inch 3G-SDI Field Monitor Designed For Broadcast & Studio Applications:

ikan VX17e 17 Inch 3G-SDI Field Monitor Designed For Broadcast & Studio Applications:

| November 12, 2013 | 0 Comments

ikan introduce the VX17e, a 17 inch 3G-SDI field monitor designed for broadcast and studio applications. The VX17e’s is equipped with both 3G-SDI and HDMI inputs, with Looping Outputs. It displays a sharp, vivid picture with a resolution of 1440 x 900 and includes professional software features such as False Color and Clip Guides to […]

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ikan Hoverfly and BumbleBee Camera Rigs at the Drawing Board:

ikan Hoverfly and BumbleBee Camera Rigs at the Drawing Board:

| October 31, 2013 | 0 Comments

The filmmaker video series from ikan called The Drawing Board hits number two with two of their camera rigs. When it comes to small to mid-sized camcorders and DSLR’s, stabilization and smooth camera movements are difficult to achieve with a handheld set-up. To take your footage to the next level and add professional refinement to […]

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ikan Start The Drawing Board Web Series:

ikan Start The Drawing Board Web Series:

| October 5, 2013

ikan has started a new series for filmmakers titled “The Drawing Board.” The series gets its own Vimeo channel and will showcase new and upcoming products from ikan. “The Drawing Board” will cover a vast range of video production tools, including Camera Rigs and Rig Components, LED Studio and ENG/Field Lights and Light Kits, High […]

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Tilta ES-T07 Blackmagic Camera Rig Available From ikan

Tilta ES-T07 Blackmagic Camera Rig Available From ikan

| September 30, 2013

When camera gear maker Tilta disappeared from the American market scene, it was ikan that put their hand up to keep the Chinese made products flowing there. You can see why ikan wanted to have Tilta as part of their stable. Tilta’s ES-T07 was designed specifically for the Blackmagic Cinema Camera (and now the Blackmagic […]

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ikan ID500-v2 and ID1000-v2 LED Lights:

ikan ID500-v2 and ID1000-v2 LED Lights:

| September 10, 2013 | 0 Comments

ikan have new versions of their 500 & 1000 series LED Studio lights, the ID500-v2 and ID1000-v2. These 500 and 1000 LED bulb lights feature an LCD touch screen panel, which allows for precise control of the built-in dimming feature, and is particularly useful in recreating specific lighting setups. Intensity adjustments can also be made […]

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ikan Release That USB Control Grip For Your DSLR With a DragonFly Rig:

ikan Release That USB Control Grip For Your DSLR With a DragonFly Rig:

| August 19, 2013 | 0 Comments

We followed the ikan Lanc based USB Control Grip (DSLR Controller) Version 1 HERE and Revised Version 2 HERE. Now guess what? ikan have finally placed a NEW sticker on it and put it up for sale along with the DragonFly Handheld Rig in a combo system. ikan DragonFly Handheld Rig with USB Control Grip […]

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ikan BlackFly Cinema Camera Handheld Rig:

ikan BlackFly Cinema Camera Handheld Rig:

| August 18, 2013 | 0 Comments

The ikan BlackFly camera rig is specifically built for the Blackmagic Cinema Camera. ikan’s 15mm rail system is purpose designed for the Blackmagic Cinema Camera to improve user comfort and stability and provide for plenty of accessory mounting options. The 15mm rail system allows for easy attachment of external power solutions, a matte box and […]

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ikan IFD1024 & IFB1024 LED Light Panels:

ikan IFD1024 & IFB1024 LED Light Panels:

| July 13, 2013 | 0 Comments

ikan have put up the first product video about their new series of Featherweight LED panels, covering the IFD1024 (Single Color Daylight) & IFB1024 (dual color, variable 3200-5600k) lights. The ikan IFD1024 & IFB1024 give you all the same great features that have made our ID & IB series so popular, minus all the weight. […]

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Um OK ikan Is The New Exclusive Tilta Distributor For North America:

Um OK ikan Is The New Exclusive Tilta Distributor For North America:

| June 29, 2013 | 0 Comments

Word got out prior to NAB 2013 that for some reason Tilta was struggling in America. Twitter accounts went dead. Guys asked questions. Nothing. What ever it was, just forget about it because fast forward to July and now ikan is now the exclusive distributor of Tilta products in North America. More from ikan: Ikan […]

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ikan CineFly Shoulder Camera Rig:

ikan CineFly Shoulder Camera Rig:

| June 16, 2013 | 0 Comments

ikan CineFly shoulder mount camera rig comes with a non-slip metal rosette system, making the rigs handles easier to adjust on the fly. Bring the arms closer in to your body to help prevent fatigue or any other configuration you can think up. The CineFly comes equipped with ikan’s Blackmagic Cinema Camera base plate, which […]

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Cooking With the ikan Blackmagic Kit:

Cooking With the ikan Blackmagic Kit:

| April 6, 2013 | 0 Comments

ikan resident cook and sometimes Jr. Product Manager George Tripsas gives a brief overview of several products and camera rigs built specifically by ikan for use with the Blackmagic Design Cinema Cameras. Featured ikan Rigs include: • Blackmagic Baseplate Kit ikancorp.com/productdetail.php?id=629 • BlackFly Cinema Camera Handheld Rig ikancorp.com/productdetail.php?id=607 • Blackmagic Adjustable Top Handle ikancorp.com/productdetail.php?id=642 • […]

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Sneak Peek ikan CineFly Camera Rig:

Sneak Peek ikan CineFly Camera Rig:

| November 10, 2012 | 0 Comments

ikan have a shoulder camera rig called Cinefly coming and it’s designed to eliminate discomfort and endure longer days shooting. But of course, anything that helps in the field and on productions has to be a good thing. Adopting ARRI’s standard segmented adjustment disk system, our rosettes are quality manufactured aircraft aluminum designed to take […]

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ikan ELEMENTS BlackFly Camera Rig at Home With The BMCC:

ikan ELEMENTS BlackFly Camera Rig at Home With The BMCC:

| November 10, 2012 | 0 Comments

The ikan ELEMENTS BlackFly is a light-weight hand held camera rig that’s perfectly suited for mobile and mounted tripod shots. The top of the ikan ELEMENTS Blackfly rig is equipped with multiple 1/4″-20″ mounting points for adding accessories. This means you will have more mounting options available, no matter what additional equipment you choose use. […]

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