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Chocolate Bar V2 Remote Trigger For RED EPIC & Scarlet Cameras:

Chocolate Bar V2 Remote Trigger For RED EPIC & Scarlet Cameras:

| July 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

MadlyFins drop their Chocolate Bar V2 RED remote. Even smaller and lighter then its predecessor and the UltraMote, the CBV2 takes a single AAA battery. Due to it’s unique design, it will last in standby for years and still be ready when you need it most. The simple “big red button” design makes it foolproof […]

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Smoove Rock Digimove DIY Runner: They Are All Brushless Gimbal Camera Rigs:

Smoove Rock Digimove DIY Runner: They Are All Brushless Gimbal Camera Rigs:

| October 22, 2013 | 0 Comments

Five more brushless gimbal camera rigs for your viewing pleasure. The Smoove, the Rock, the Digimove, a DIY, and the Runner brushless gimbal camera rig make up the latest in a long line of 2 / 3 axis rigs. Some of the rigs cater for DSLR cameras, while others RED Scarlet and EPIC cameras. Smoove […]

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The Fletcher 2013 Camera Comparison Chart:

The Fletcher 2013 Camera Comparison Chart:

| June 15, 2013 | 0 Comments

Once again the great people from Fletcher Camera & Lenses who are well known for sales and rental of cine camera gear to big and small productions, have released their updated camera comparison chart. The Fletcher Camera Comparison Chart for 2013 again covers all the important things you need to know about large medium and […]

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Eleven Minutes and Fifty Seconds With RED Ted Schilowitz:

Eleven Minutes and Fifty Seconds With RED Ted Schilowitz:

| May 11, 2013 | 0 Comments

Curt Pair and Band Pro recently caught up with Red co-founder Ted Schilowitz and he shared some insight into the latest offerings from Red Digital Cinema at NAB 2013. Red Digital Cinema are leaders in the production world. They started their career at NAB, some seven years ago in a little tent. Many laughed at […]

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Sony 4K RED 4K But Is Everything OK:

Sony 4K RED 4K But Is Everything OK:

| April 30, 2013 | 0 Comments

Sony 4K RED 4K but is everything OK? Well it’s not up to us to decide that question right now so we are just going to leave this here for you to run your peeps over. The snapshot of the piece is that it is about the history or more importantly the rewriting of 4K […]

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OH Dear a RED EPIC Rocking It On an RC Hand Held Camera Rig:

OH Dear a RED EPIC Rocking It On an RC Hand Held Camera Rig:

| April 14, 2013 | 0 Comments

Might as well come up with a generic name for these RC hand held camera rigs because they are here to stay, develop improve and grow. It really looks like we will see an amazing amount of these RC hand held camera rigs in the next year. Long time RED camera user and the man […]

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RED Vs ARRI Inc Micheal Bravin Court Case Settled Dismissed With Prejudice:

RED Vs ARRI Inc Micheal Bravin Court Case Settled Dismissed With Prejudice:

| February 10, 2013 | 0 Comments

You may recall there was that corporate espionage case where RED slapped a lawsuit on ARRI executive Micheal Bravin and ARRI Inc not too long ago. Well of course that ex Band Pro employee Michael Bravin was nabbed and hauled before the judge and he plead guilty to hacking emails from Band Pro’s President and […]

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ShotOnWhat? The Source for Motion Picture & Television Technical Information:

ShotOnWhat? The Source for Motion Picture & Television Technical Information:

| February 6, 2013 | 0 Comments

Hey anyone know what The Terminator movie was shot on? Or that TV show, now web series Arrested Development was shot on? From time to time you may ask yourself “Self, do you think they used a Technovision SuperTechno 30′ or 50′ camera crane with that shot in the Get Smart movie?” Or perhaps asking […]

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What Does BMCC Footage Look Like From An RC Heli Rig:

What Does BMCC Footage Look Like From An RC Heli Rig:

| February 5, 2013 | 0 Comments

Question: What does BMCC footage look like from an RC Helicopter Rig? Answer: Why not take a gander for yourself at some Blackmagic Cinema Camera footage alongside DSLR clips taken while hoisted up in an RC Heli Rig. One thing to note the description is wrong in the video: The company and the camera are […]

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Can You Tell Which Scarlet Aerial Clip Has Been Post Stabilized:

Can You Tell Which Scarlet Aerial Clip Has Been Post Stabilized:

| January 25, 2013 | 0 Comments

Here we have two clips back to back shot with a RED Scarlet camera at 4K with a Compact Prime 18mm lens and without filters using the Superstudio Aircam Super-8 platform. The clips are identical except for one major difference. One clip sequence is completely untouched and one clip has been post-stabilized. Can you tell […]

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Get Your Free Copy Of The Comprehensive Guide to Rigging Any Camera:

Get Your Free Copy Of The Comprehensive Guide to Rigging Any Camera:

| December 22, 2012 | 0 Comments

First there was the Wolfcrow e-books Master Guide to Rigging a Blackmagic Design Cinema Camera and the Master Guide to Rigging a Nikon D800 or D800E, and now hot on their heels is The Comprehensive Guide to Rigging Any Camera. The Comprehensive Guide to Rigging Any Camera guide outlines a road map on how to […]

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RED Considering Scarlet Camera Upgrade Path to Dragon Sensor:

RED Considering Scarlet Camera Upgrade Path to Dragon Sensor:

| December 4, 2012 | 0 Comments

The big RED cheese JJ has talked about sensor upgrades for the EPIC camera with the Dragon sensor. He also dropped some Scarlet camera upgrade to Dragon sensor considerations such as boards and overall costs to overhaul the camera. The upgrade to Dragon sensor is expected to be a higher cost for Scarlet owners as […]

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RED Slash Camera Prices, Gentlemen Lift Your Skirts:

RED Slash Camera Prices, Gentlemen Lift Your Skirts:

| November 2, 2012 | 0 Comments

What does the historical Formula One saying “Gentlemen Lift Your Skirts,” RED dropping camera prices down and the new Sony F5 and F55 cameras have in common. A level playing field of course. Be it technological, price, sensor, format, or whatever there really is a sense of IT’S ON… Posts from RED’s Jim Jannard for […]

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CineCoil Cables Have Your Camera and Monitor Covered:

CineCoil Cables Have Your Camera and Monitor Covered:

| October 29, 2012 | 0 Comments

Developed from the ground up specifically for Film and Television production, CineCoil is a new line of cables aimed at increasing both quality of current options, and making cable management easier. The first CineCoil product ready for release is the coil-based HD-SDI cable. Offered in both 10” and 20“, this cable accommodates both small and […]

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A Brief Introduction to the RED Meizler Module:

A Brief Introduction to the RED Meizler Module:

| October 8, 2012 | 0 Comments

In this RED video tutorial Sean Ruggeri goes through the features and functions of the Meizler Module and touches on RED SYNC and iPad integration. Along with an array of popular connections and ports, the Meizler Module features wireless video, audio and timecode transmission – eliminating clutter and crowded accessories. Proxy recording and focus/iris/zoom control […]

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Redrock Micro lowBase Baseplate For Taller DSLR & RED Cameras:

Redrock Micro lowBase Baseplate For Taller DSLR & RED Cameras:

| October 2, 2012 | 0 Comments

Redrock Micro announced the availability of the new lowBase camera baseplate for taller DSLR cameras and Red Epic/Scarlet. The lowBase delivers camera rigs and video accessories support for taller cameras including the Canon 1DX, Nikon D4 and RED Scarlet or Epic digital cinema cameras. Delivers the Essential Features for Video Production The lowBase transforms the […]

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Ergocine Unique Cat On The Shoulder Wooden Camera Rigs:

Ergocine Unique Cat On The Shoulder Wooden Camera Rigs:

| June 1, 2012

Based on the design and the ergonomics of the old Aaton LTR series cameras, David A. Ford and Peter Schneider from Ergocine are making new wooden rigs purposelessly built to house the latest cameras. Aaton where approached and have wholeheartedly approved of the idea with only one stipulation, that the guys put “Honorary Aaton Shoulder […]

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BMD Cinema Camera NAB 2012 Blackmagic Design Interview:

BMD Cinema Camera NAB 2012 Blackmagic Design Interview:

| April 17, 2012

The Blackmagic Design BMD Cinema Camera has caused a huge stir at NAB 2012 and rightly so. Here we have a great interview from the guys at CineDigital.TV that is in English and the questions are in both English and Spanish. We now have the Landmine Media interview with BMD up too. Enjoy. Thanks to […]

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Blackmagic Design Cinema Camera $3K For 2.5K RAW Uncompressed:

Blackmagic Design Cinema Camera $3K For 2.5K RAW Uncompressed:

| April 17, 2012

Blackmagic Design have a camera that has a 2.5K sensor, can do 13 stops of dynamic range and 12-bit RAW, Uncompressed files. Blackmagic Design have announced the BMD Cinema Camera and it is just $2995. Well known Australian Cinematographer John Brawley had a very hands on dealings with the BMD Cinema Camera. Video thanks to […]

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GRID 5.0 Transforms The RED Pro 5.0 to a large High Definition EVF:

GRID 5.0 Transforms The RED Pro 5.0 to a large High Definition EVF:

| March 28, 2012

The GRID 5.0 allows shooters to transform the RED Pro Touch 5.0 monitor into a large high definition EVF without affecting any of the original functions, such as touch screen function, and normal video monitor use. The GRID 5.0 attaches to the RED Touch 5.0 monitor via a frame and magnetic points. The body of […]

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Fortis RED EPIC Scarlet Baseplate & Top Plate with XLR Inputs:

Fortis RED EPIC Scarlet Baseplate & Top Plate with XLR Inputs:

| March 22, 2012

Fortis have released a new baseplate for the RED EPIC and Scarlet cameras that allows you to utilize full size XLR cables via Fortis XLR cable adapters that can be mounted anywhere along the top or bottom plates and hide the cables away too. The Fortis XLR cable adapters allows you to connect the EPIC […]

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Penny Skateboards EPIC HDRx Grading Comparison by Graetzmedia:

Penny Skateboards EPIC HDRx Grading Comparison by Graetzmedia:

| March 18, 2012

Graetzmedia have been kind enough to show us some RED EPIC footage before and after comparison from their recent production work for Penny Skateboards ‘The Original Plastic Skateboard.’ Graetzmedia graded their RED footage in After Effects 5.5 using the original 5K R3D files and HDRx (in some instances.) Enjoy. Now view the complete Penny Skateboards […]

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Sexy Lingerie and a Midas Mount Skaterail Slider:

Sexy Lingerie and a Midas Mount Skaterail Slider:

| March 8, 2012

If you were paying attention on Twitter recently you would have seen the call go out for slider testers from Midas Mount. Not sure if Lots of hot bodies that are nearly half naked was also on the request list but Midas Mount, their Skaterail Slider and a RED Scarlet + EPIC delivered that. Filmmakers […]

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Quick Release and Power Solution Plate for the RED EPIC Camera:

Quick Release and Power Solution Plate for the RED EPIC Camera:

| February 18, 2012

The guys at Innocinema ActionProducts have been busy bees with some slick gear solutions for the RED cameras like the RED One and Scarlet and now a nice power and quick release solution for the EPIC camera. Main functionality is to provide a sturdy mounting point for battery plates, as well as provide the modular […]

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Switronix RECON-HDMI & RECON-ULTRA Wireless Transmission:

Switronix RECON-HDMI & RECON-ULTRA Wireless Transmission:

| February 4, 2012

Switronix announced their new Recon Wireless Transmission system. This low-cost, high-effiecient product is able to transmit uncompressed, HD Video over 150 feet. The Recon Wireless is available in two forms, RECON-HDMI (HDMI input) and RECON-ULTRA (HDMI/HDSDi input). With fully uncompressed, high definition images with embedded sound, the Recon Wireless exceeds all others on the market. […]

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The Fletcher 2012 Camera Comparison Chart:

The Fletcher 2012 Camera Comparison Chart:

| January 31, 2012

Fletcher Camera & Lenses are well known for sales and rental of cine camera gear to big and small productions and now they have released their updated camera comparison chart for 2012. The Fletcher Camera Comparison Chart covers all the important things you need to know about large medium and compact cine cameras like Sensor […]

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In Case You Missed The RED EPIC X Camera Teardown:

In Case You Missed The RED EPIC X Camera Teardown:

| January 23, 2012

Last year the FCC ripped open a RED EPIC M camera and many have confused this latest teardown for that one. No this is a fresh pull apart by the FCC of the RED EPIC X camera. All pretty standard stuff and part of the process by the big boys that do what they do. […]

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Red Epic & Scarlet Rig builds with MRK by KCW technica:

Red Epic & Scarlet Rig builds with MRK by KCW technica:

| January 21, 2012

Seems there are more than a few companies that are putting a number of rigs together for the latest cameras on the market. Having choices and solutions as to which camera rig best suits your shooting style is a very good position for us to be in. KCW technica have shown off some MRK builds […]

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Mixed Format Cameras for a Levi’s Ad Now is our time by Vilhs:

Mixed Format Cameras for a Levi’s Ad Now is our time by Vilhs:

| January 21, 2012

New Levi’s ad “Now is Our Time” shot in Berlin from street artist Vilhs. Filming of the Levi’s graffiti performance art was done with Phantom Flex, Red MX, Canon 5D MKII’s & 7D cameras using Zeiss Ultra Prime lenses. This is a brilliant mixing of camera makes and formats to reveal the performance artwork, and […]

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SwivelMount System for the RED Battery Module:

SwivelMount System for the RED Battery Module:

| January 16, 2012

Been posting a lot of RED product and gear lately more than any other camera niche on Cinescopophilia. That is not because we are actively looking for RED gear, it just seems more and more accessories are getting made and released for those 4k cameras beyond any other camera system. Need mounting options for powering […]

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What is the Fuss RED V ARRI Court Battle:

What is the Fuss RED V ARRI Court Battle:

| January 4, 2012

As you may or may not know RED and ARRI are having a very royal stink and right now the crocodile tears are either visible or the doe is in the headlights depending on what colour you see with. But just in case you don’t know what’s going on, here is a little recap of […]

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Top Handle Cheese from Wooden Camera for EPIC & Scarlet:

Top Handle Cheese from Wooden Camera for EPIC & Scarlet:

| December 13, 2011

Wooden Camera has a new top handle cheese for the RED EPIC and Scarlet cameras at $140. See Wooden Camera for more details.

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a Sneak Peak at the Titan Lite Camera Shoulder Rig:

a Sneak Peak at the Titan Lite Camera Shoulder Rig:

| November 29, 2011

Over on REDUser they were lucky to see a sneak peak of a new Titan Lite camera rig from Fredrik Callinggard. Here is a rip from the post and please make the effort to check out the original forum entry on REDUser to keep updated on the Titan Rig. All images are Fredrik’s. This is […]

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Here is One Reason Why You Should BUY a RED Scarlet X Camera:

Here is One Reason Why You Should BUY a RED Scarlet X Camera:

| November 21, 2011 | 0 Comments

To some it feels like we have been berated on camera buying choice by Sir Topham Hatt and by others just plain old The Fat Controller. Now it is the same guy, different name, but the same messages are up on the different Blergs. Jibberish asinine pungent dribble is getting chucked up and they are […]

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The RED DSMC Leica M Mount & the Birger Sony F3 EF Mount:

The RED DSMC Leica M Mount & the Birger Sony F3 EF Mount:

| November 6, 2011 | 0 Comments

Must be the time to release camera lens mount adapters because two have been announced. The RED DSMC Leica M lens mount adapter, and the Birger Sony F3 EF mount adapter. The mount is finishing testing and should be in the store early December. Fits both EPIC and Scarlet. Seals for dust and light. Aluminum […]

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RED EPIC QUAD Battery Module, Never Power Down:

RED EPIC QUAD Battery Module, Never Power Down:

| October 16, 2011 | 0 Comments

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 […]

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OM-Copter Gives Wings To The RED EPIC Camera:

OM-Copter Gives Wings To The RED EPIC Camera:

| October 11, 2011 | 0 Comments

OMSTUDIOS introduce a powerful new drone that enables filmmakers to combine the performance of the world’s finest digital camera, the RED Epic with the versatility of an octocopter. In doing so, the OM-Copter opens up a whole new world of cinematic possibilities while simultaneously lowering the costs of production remarkably. Since it’s release in September […]

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RED 17-50mm Lens Version 2 Ready Now:

RED 17-50mm Lens Version 2 Ready Now:

| October 9, 2011 | 0 Comments

The RED V2 of the 17-50mm lens is now in stock. Optically they are identical to the first version, the only difference being that the hood has gone from a big flying saucer to a more “normal” 114mm diameter. 67mm filters fit on the front element. you can use 67mm filters or a 67mm lens […]

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Forget Jackson & Cameron, Greg Williams is the EPIC King:

Forget Jackson & Cameron, Greg Williams is the EPIC King:

| October 2, 2011 | 0 Comments

If you want proof of what RED have done for the advancement of film or even video for that matter, then you need look no further than the work from best lensman to ever push a RED button, Greg Williams. M&S Lingerie Print and motion campaign for M&S for their Autograph Lingerie range. The Creative […]

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An Insight into the RED Camera Manufacturing Process:

An Insight into the RED Camera Manufacturing Process:

| September 29, 2011 | 0 Comments

From Jarred Land we have this post on Reduser on the state of manufacturing play: 6 months ago Jim brought in the best Manufacturing God arguably on the planet… Kent. He brought Oakley to a level where China and Japan would literally get on a plane and fly to the O to learn efficiency in […]

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Leica M Series Lens Mount for RED EPIC & ARRI Alexa Cameras:

Leica M Series Lens Mount for RED EPIC & ARRI Alexa Cameras:

| September 17, 2011 | 0 Comments

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 […]

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One Super Camera to rule them all:

One Super Camera to rule them all:

| September 13, 2011 | 0 Comments

RED Ted talks RED of course & the EPIC and shows off a little of the goodies at RED Studios Hollywood. Ted goes on to chat about the movement from 2D to 3D, but wait there is more. More frame rates that is to make the viewing of movies on the big screen an even […]

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The New RED Roadmap Says Scarlet Camera Soon & 2 Surprises:

The New RED Roadmap Says Scarlet Camera Soon & 2 Surprises:

| September 8, 2011 | 0 Comments

Jim Jannard has released a new roadmap for RED and says things will move very quickly and if you are nervous, you are not committed. But wait you say didn’t he just say RED will only talk when gear drops, well apparently RED roadmaps are the exception under rule 45,000. Check item number 3 in […]

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RED EPIC in Battleship Mode from REDMODZ:

RED EPIC in Battleship Mode from REDMODZ:

| July 31, 2011 | 0 Comments

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.

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MOVIEtube CR – The Cinematography Rig:

MOVIEtube CR – The Cinematography Rig:

| May 23, 2011

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, […]

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RED PRO Mattebox Coming First Week Feb:

RED PRO Mattebox Coming First Week Feb:

| January 27, 2011 | 0 Comments

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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Zero Delay HDMI Wireless 1080p HD Monitoring From Optitek:

| December 30, 2010 | 0 Comments

From Jacek Zakowicz and Optitek we see they have a new 1080p HDMI HD Wireless Monitoring setup that states it will have zero delay and will be available after New Years. The Optitek HD Wireless Monitoring set up is ideal for RED camera rigs and most other setups with HDMI outputs. Check with Janek for […]

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The Vision Wrangler 2010 Top 10 Cine Gear Hits and Misses Announced:

The Vision Wrangler 2010 Top 10 Cine Gear Hits and Misses Announced:

| December 22, 2010 | 0 Comments

Two Thousand and Ten has been a great year for gear. A few of the new cameras have whipped up a storm, and a colourful Tornado looks to be finally heading our way. Words like Revolution, Game Changer, and Killer have been tossed around with every new piece of exciting cine gear that has come […]

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New JVC 4K Prosumer Camera Updated Info:

New JVC 4K Prosumer Camera Updated Info:

| December 17, 2010 | 0 Comments

Remember when JVC showed off that $200,000+ Model KY-F4000 4K resolution 3840 x 2160 Sensor 1.25″ CMOS camera. Yep put your hand down fibber because not many do. Well JVC have been playing with 4K for a few years in projectors, TV’s, and Studio cameras with limited releases. All pretty much top end stuff till […]

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RED EPIC ATOM 3D Rig + Element Technica Neutron Scarlet 3D Rig:

| December 15, 2010 | 0 Comments

You have to both love and be envious of Tonaci Tran for getting up close and playing with so many RED toys in one day. Here he is up close with RED EPIC’s and the RED Scarlet 2/3 interchangeable lens camera, as well as Element Technica ATOM and Neutron 3D rigs. RED EPIC ATOM 3D […]

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