Out of the Box and Set Up: JIB-01C | Mini Jib Arm from ikan on Vimeo. The JIB-01C is a lightweight portable telescoping carbon fiber jib arm that extends to just over 9 feet yet fits into a 38” carry case. It fits easily on… Read More
What a bunch of nice people ikan are… Or until the last drop of coffee goes. Here is a glossy corporation video from ikan, showing how they do what ikan do. ikan Company Video from ikan on Vimeo.
Balancing ikan’s FLY-LITE from ikan on Vimeo.
Out of the Box: PT3500 and PT3700 | 15″ and 17″ Rod Based Location/Studio Teleprompter from ikan on Vimeo.
Out of the Box: TT-03-A | Tilta DSLR Camera Rig from ikan on Vimeo.
Quick one for you this time from ikan showing off the Tilta DSLR Camera Rig, TT-03-A which they carry. The Tilta DSLR Shoulder Rig is a precision machined and black anodized shoulder rig and DSLR cage system, complete with matte box, follow focus unit, sliding… Read More
ikan show off the cost effective E-Image EG03A2 Two Stage Aluminum Tripod kit. The E-Image EG03A2 Two Stage Aluminum Tripod kit has professional features, a rugged build quality and is ideal for shooters on the move. Its two stage tripod legs are effortless to set… Read More
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… Read More
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… Read More
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… Read More
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… Read More
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… Read More
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.… Read More
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… Read More
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… Read More
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.
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… Read More
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,… Read More
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… Read More
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.… Read More
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… Read More
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… Read More
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… Read More
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… Read More
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… Read More
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… Read More
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… Read More
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… Read More
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… Read More
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… Read More
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… Read More
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,… Read More
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… Read More