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Vocas MB-455 Matte Box and BP-18 19mm Dovetail Rail Support at NAB 2014:

Vocas MB-455 Matte Box and BP-18 19mm Dovetail Rail Support at NAB 2014:

Vocas Systems showcase its latest line-up of matte boxes, rail supports, focus controllers and other products at NAB 2014 (Stand C10518). Two new matte boxes will be on display, the MB-455 (an upgraded version of the popular MB-450) and the MB-435 (an upgrade of the MB-430). Both matte boxes feature a maximum lens diameter of […]

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ARRI Studio Matte Box SBM 1 Features Video Tour:

ARRI Studio Matte Box SBM 1 Features Video Tour:

Quick one for you; the ARRI Studio Matte Box SBM 1. A studio matte box for filter sizes up to 6.6″ x 6.6″, the SMB-1 is designed to be used with bigger wide-angle prime lenses and also with zooms. The SMB-1 Tilt has an integrated tilt module that counteracts image artefacts linked to filter reflections […]

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OConnor 60L Tripod & 3 NEW Follow Focus Units at NAB 2014:

OConnor 60L Tripod & 3 NEW Follow Focus Units at NAB 2014:

OConnor debuts 60L tripod, photo and cine accessory kits at 2014, including cine and photo follow focus kits, O-Box WM, O-Grips Handgrips & Universal Baseplate. OConnor will present a growing line of camera and lens accessories during the National Association of Broadcasters show in Las Vegas, April 7 – 11, 2014. Engineered to address the […]

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Sachtler Ace Accessories: Ace Base Plate, Ace Follow Focus & Ace Matte Box:

Sachtler Ace Accessories: Ace Base Plate, Ace Follow Focus & Ace Matte Box:

Sachtler have announced the release of a new range of premium camera support gear – the Ace Accessories – to complement the established Ace product range. Ace Accessories include the Ace Base Plate, Ace Follow Focus and Ace Matte Box, and can be bought individually or as a package. The height adjustable base plate provides […]

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Bright Tangerine Strummer II Matte Box Coming…. Lighter Better:

Bright Tangerine Strummer II Matte Box Coming…. Lighter Better:

Over on REDUser comes news from Nick Fury that Bright Tangerine will have the Strummer II matte box out very soon: Here is Nick’s post… Bright Tangerine has been quite busy and responsive to the commentary and requirements of the community. Many members here and, in the at large film community, have embraced the quality […]

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The Hot Rod Cameras Bokeh Friday and Mattebox Monday Sales:

The Hot Rod Cameras Bokeh Friday and Mattebox Monday Sales:

Hot Rod Cameras is doing their first ever sale… Seriously their first real sale in 5-years. Hot Rod Cameras are doing a Black Friday sale which they have renamed Bokeh Friday Sale and Cyber Monday becomes Mattebox Monday Sale. They are such camera nerds. Prices are all too low to advertise, so deals are only […]

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Get In Quick For The Chrosziel Retro Look Matte Box With Conical Bellows:

Get In Quick For The Chrosziel Retro Look Matte Box With Conical Bellows:

As part of their 40 year anniversary Chrosziel have released a retro look matte box with conical bellows, but you will have to get in quick. The Chrosziel retro looking Matte Box 456 Anniversary Edition, features special made conical bellows, but it is only available for order until May 31st! The series of special promotions […]

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Genustech Compact Matte Box on Sale for Limited Time:

Genustech Compact Matte Box on Sale for Limited Time:

Well with a title like “The Worlds Best Selling Compact Matte Box” the Genustech GWMC Wide Angle Matte Box must be OK to have that appellation, and having one in your kit just got a little easier thanks to a the lower starting price point of just $299. The Genus Matte Box Basic Kit comes […]

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New VIV Matte Box Kits From Bright Tangerine:

New VIV Matte Box Kits From Bright Tangerine:

Spotted this over on the Bright Tangerine website, they now offer two VIV 5″ matte box Kits. A powerful combination of our patent pending Stack Cassette Technology with the option to rod mount or clamp on. Viv 5 has an incredible field of view suitable for just about any lens. Although you can choose any […]

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Quick Rundown on the Bright Tangerine Matte Boxes:

Quick Rundown on the Bright Tangerine Matte Boxes:

Strummer, Viv, Misfit, Blacklight… What are they? Bright Tangerine matte boxes of course. The guys from Finner Knows Best managed to grab Rob from Bright Tangerine at NAB 2013 and they get a comprehensive run down on matte boxes. New this year is the swing away options for the Viv Bright Tangerine matte box. Please […]

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ARRI Lightweight Matte Box LMB-6:

ARRI Lightweight Matte Box LMB-6:

The ARRI LMB-6 matte box succeeds the LMB-4A matte box. The LMB-6 makes all of the innovations of the successful LMB-25 available for larger-sized filters, up to 6.6″ x 6.6″. This allows a lightweight matte box to be utilized even when extremely wide angle lenses are used on the camera.. There are two choices, the […]

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OConnor Blackmagic and Sony F5/F55 O-Box-WM Mattebox and Tools:

OConnor Blackmagic and Sony F5/F55 O-Box-WM Mattebox and Tools:

OConnor announced new products to be introduced at NAB 2013. Coming to booth C6425 at NAB 2013 will be the O-Box-WM Mattebox Deluxe Package and Tools for Blackmagic Cinema Cameras and Sony F5/F55 cameras. Universal Rings for O-Box WM Creates Deluxe Package The new O-Box WM Mattebox Deluxe Package introduces a new level of out […]

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Skier Super Wide Angle Matte Box Announced & Hangs Off a Square:

Skier Super Wide Angle Matte Box Announced & Hangs Off a Square:

Skier Pro System have announced the MB-1609w super wide angle matte box. The Skier MB-1609w matte box has been designed around a square. Sure it will handle industry standard 15mm and 19mm rods systems but check out that square. Specifications: Size: 47*10.5*30 (L*W*H,cm) Weight: 2310g 2 of universal 360 degree rotating filter stages (Support for […]

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Have You Seen The Swedish Chameleon Matte Box:

Have You Seen The Swedish Chameleon Matte Box:

The Swedish Chameleon SC3 Matte Box has finally come out from behind its prototype shell and is ready for your order. The SC3 Matte Box from Swedish Chameleon fits standard 15mm rods and features a height adjustable swing away design with inbuilt Nun’s Knickers, 3 X rotating 4X4″ filter trays, and that very special rubber […]

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NEW Schneider 4 Inch Filter Holder with Rotating Sunshade:

NEW Schneider 4 Inch Filter Holder with Rotating Sunshade:

Schneider Optics introduces the Schneider 4″ Filter Holder with Rotating Sunshade. A cost-effective tool providing a sunshade that rotates independently of the filter holder for the ultimate in versatility for still photographers, cinematographers and videographers. By allowing the sunshade and filter holder to rotate separately from each other, polarizing or graduated filters, which depend on […]

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Bright Tangerine Matte Box Review:

Bright Tangerine Matte Box Review:

Picture This Productions have kindly put up a review of the Bright Tangerine matte box. The very matte box that caused a mini melt down by a few who wanted it then and there at NAB 2012, and Cine Gear Expo 2012. Curt Pair explains that not all matte box’s are the same when it […]

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The Difference Between ARRI MB-20 I & ARRI MB-20 II Matte Box:

The Difference Between ARRI MB-20 I & ARRI MB-20 II Matte Box:

Michael Best from ARRI Professional Camera Accessories demonstrates on an the ARRI ALEXA camera the very versatile options offered by the modular MB-20 I and II matte box systems. The Matte Box-20 (MB-20) series easily adapts for use with lightweight support, bridge plate support rods, or clamped onto and supported by the camera lens. For […]

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Letus Complete Kit Matte Box Ready To Go To Work:

Letus Complete Kit Matte Box Ready To Go To Work:

The Letus “Complete Kit” mattebox. It’s a full setup including the mattebox, 15mm rod clamp, French flag, side flags, adjustable eyebrow, filter tray, and your choice of lens clamp. An optional variable ND filter / color changer filter is available for use in the 138mm circular tray. The Letus Matte box has been reportedly in […]

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PRIME-CIRCLE RingKits for ZF.2 Lenses & PRIME-CIRCLE XT Lens Kits:

PRIME-CIRCLE RingKits for ZF.2 Lenses & PRIME-CIRCLE XT Lens Kits:

The PRIME-CIRCLE project offers to ZF.2 Series users the choice to upgrade their still-photography lenses to a more performing cine-style mode. The Prime-Circle RingKits are available for every ZF.2 lens in the market and the DIY (do it yourself) concept makes it really easy to install. The RingKit is based on a ultra-lightweight ergo-focus gear […]

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The Shoot35 DSLR Swing Away Matte Box Video Run Through:

The Shoot35 DSLR Swing Away Matte Box Video Run Through:

Here we have the Shoot35.com DSLR matte box run through video showing off options for those who need to control light from hitting the lens or need to use filters when shooting. Or just like to look the part on set. The Shoot35 matte box is a high quality, swing-away design with two 4×4 filter […]

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Letus MCS Rig Hauling a Cineroid EVF and Genus Stuff:

Letus MCS Rig Hauling a Cineroid EVF and Genus Stuff:

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

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ARRI Pro Camera Accessories for Sony F3:

ARRI Pro Camera Accessories for Sony F3:

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 […]

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Genus PV Compact Matte Box, Uni-plate, & Swingaway Bracket for Matte Box:

Genus PV Compact Matte Box, Uni-plate, & Swingaway Bracket for Matte Box:

Well F-Stop me if we don’t have Den Lennie The Creative One once again up and atom, Atom Den. 3 new Genus Products video have splashed themselves all over Vimeo. Product, product, product, blah, blah, blah, just roll the clips already. The Genus Uni-plate was unveiled at IBC 2011 in Amsterdam. Den Lennie demonstrates this […]

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Genus Products Roll Out 6 Showcase Videos:

Genus Products Roll Out 6 Showcase Videos:

Den Lennie you know that guy from F-stop Academy also known as the creative one has pulled his finger out and produced six videos showcasing a fine section of Genus camera accessories. Take your time and peruse the sweet premium and recently minted Genus videos. Genus Fader ND filter Genus Bravo Deluxe follow focus Genus […]

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One Sexy, Sexy Desirable DSLR Rig:

One Sexy, Sexy Desirable DSLR Rig:

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 […]

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MxM Express Matte Box:

MxM Express Matte Box:

New Matte Box by MxM Express has hit the market. Billed as professional Matte Box with integrated functions it will set you back $790. The side flags can adjust the upper angle to work with the upper flags to achieve the best shading effect. The upper and side flags are all made of metal and […]

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A Matte Box With Follow Focus Built In From Rugged Rig:

A Matte Box With Follow Focus Built In From Rugged Rig:

Remember that 2R Rugged Rig DSLR cage you could get on eBay for £129 / $200 we told you about back in October. No? Well it got a lot of hits and now you will be able to buy it from Rugged Rig’s clicks and mortar store: Ruggedrig.com Check out the Rugged Rig Matte Box […]

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New Genus Elite Matte Box:

New Genus Elite Matte Box:

At Cine Gear Expo 2011 Genus have released their new Matte Box called The Elite which is tailored for the new Cine Compact cameras and above. The Elite Matte Box is the perfect companion to the new generation of larger sensor cameras, as well as broadcast and film cameras with various lenses. The Elite Matte […]

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Shoot35 CINEbox 4×4″ Swing Away Matte Box:

Shoot35 CINEbox 4×4″ Swing Away Matte Box:

I know a lot of guys were keeping an eye out for this new Swing Away Matte box from Shoot35. Well the Shoot35 CINEbox is here and looking like a setup that would cost a few weeks wages. Here is some good news to go with those smoking good looks, it will only set you […]

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RED PRO Mattebox Coming First Week Feb:

RED PRO Mattebox Coming First Week Feb:

Details are now available online that the RED PRO Mattebox is coming out first week in February. Mattebox’s are actually ready and they are waiting for the shipment boxes to put them in. $1200. Carbon Fiber Hood. Aluminum Frame. Incredibly Light. Clip On. 110mm, 114mm, and 140mm rings included. 2 stage linear 4×5.6 Trays included. […]

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Cinevate Canon XF300 / 305 Camera Support Rig:

Cinevate Canon XF300 / 305 Camera Support Rig:

Cinevate the Canadian Camera gear maker have released a Shoulder Rig setup for the new Canon XF300 and XF305 cameras. Rig price is $2,563 Canon sent Cinevate a camera to test out their .5 pitch focus gear. The Rig adjusts in every axis, and the counter-balance can be filled to precisely counter the front load […]

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GeardearMini Mattebox + Ishade Telepromter Kit:

GeardearMini Mattebox + Ishade Telepromter Kit:

Geardear has a couple of new items added to their lineup: The new “GeardearMini”, a modular mattebox for one 4×4″ filter. The GeardearMini is height adjustable, with or without rods connection and can be used with most PL-mount or DSLR lens. The mattebox material is highly precise black foamed PVC. Expect to pay 90 Euro […]

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OConnor O-Box WM Mattebox System Teaser Video:

Great teaser video from OConnor about their new Mattebox System that can have handles attached directly to the side of it. A few other manufactures are going down this path of a new style Mattebox. Should be a great time on the floor at NAB 2011. http://www.ocon.com/products/camera-accessories/o-box.html The OConnor O-Box WM is a two-stage mattebox […]

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