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ARRI Digital Encoder Head DEH-1

August 5, 2019 | By
ARRI Digital Encoder Head DEH-1

The new Digital Encoder Head (DEH-1) is the latest edition to ARRI’s Camera Stabilizer System range. Specifically designed to operate ARRI’s remote-controlled Stabilized Remote Head (SRH-3), the DEH-1 is a head that interfaces with any Mitchell flat base tripod or support. Based on Cartoni’s technology, ARRI’s DEH-1 is the first digital encoder head that... »

PRG Opens VER Camera Prep Facility

July 24, 2019 | By
PRG Opens VER Camera Prep Facility

PRG, a global leader in entertainment and event production solutions, and its division, VER Camera, known for industry expertise and inventory in cine and broadcast camera, lenses and accessories, has announced the opening of a new camera prep facility in Brooklyn, New York. The 25,000 square foot facility is designed to meet the needs of... »

2019 Cine Gear Technical Achievement Award

July 18, 2019 | By
2019 Cine Gear Technical Achievement Award

For the first time, Chrosziel participated as an exhibitor at Los Angeles Cine Gear Expo this year and won two of the prestigious Cine Gear Expo 2019 Technical Awards. The Chrosziel lens test projector P-TP7 has been awarded with the Cine Gear Expo 2019 Technical Award in the category “Other Technology”. Additionally, the Distance... »

ARRI Special Edition M18 Lamphead

July 17, 2019 | By
ARRI Special Edition M18 Lamphead

To mark the tenth anniversary of the compact M18 daylight lamphead, the film technology company ARRI is offering a special edition of the fixture, limited to 500 units. The lampheads, printed with the anniversary logo on the housing, will be ready for shipment starting in August. The M18 was presented for the first time... »

ARRI: New Features For Stellar App

July 13, 2019 | By
ARRI: New Features For Stellar App

ARRI has released a new version of Stellar, a professional lighting control app, that allows you to sync and share between teams and devices. With Stellar 1.5, features have been incorporated that allow for more collaboration and exchange on set. Introduced in 2018, Stellar is the link in a complete ecosystem of ARRI lighting... »

Matthews Co-Founder and President Ed Phillips Dies at 72

June 28, 2019 | By
Matthews Co-Founder and President <em>Ed Phillips</em> Dies at 72

At 72 years old, Ed Phillips, who helped start Matthews Studio Equipment (MSE) in 1969 and presided as President for nearly 50 years, died Saturday, June 22nd. The cause of death was not reported by his family. He had an active career defining grip standards and developing new products; and innovating to standardize the... »

2019 Cine Gear Expo Technical Awards Winners

June 25, 2019 | By
2019 Cine Gear Expo Technical Awards Winners

The Cine Gear Expo’s Technical Awards are the expo’s annual recognition of the products with the industry’s technical advancements that have been introduced since the previous year’s LA Expo. After reviewing and evaluating 130 of the technologies submitted and presented at the 2019 Cine Gear Expo, the team of industry expert judges has chosen... »

Band Pro: Sony VENICE Upgrade

June 11, 2019 | By
Band Pro: Sony VENICE Upgrade

The Sony VENICE has been a go-to camera for a large number of features and TV productions industry-wide. The new VENICE 4.0 Firmware upgrade, available June 2019, unlocks High Frame Rate (HFR) shooting capabilities including 120 fps in 4K 2.39:1, 60 fps in 6K 3:2 Full Frame and more. A hardware upgrade is required... »

RED Camera Releases New Kit

June 5, 2019 | By
RED Camera Releases New Kit

RED DIGITAL CINEMA has released a new DSMC2 GEMINI Kit that offers a comprehensive solution for cinematographers who shoot in a variety of environments. Filmmakers can shoot in standard mode for well-lit conditions or low-light mode for darker settings, and operators can easily switch between modes through the camera’s on-screen menu with no down... »

Blackmagic Design: Showtime’s The Chi

June 4, 2019 | By
Blackmagic Design: Showtime’s <em>The Chi</em>

Blackmagic Design has announced that Showtime Networks’ The Chi incorporated a wide array of Blackmagic Design cameras, including URSA Mini Pros and Micro Studio Camera 4K, for Director of Photography Abraham Martinez’s portrayal of Chicago’s south side. Martinez used three Blackmagic URSA Mini Pros, one URSA Mini 4K and two Micro Studio Camera 4Ks recording... »

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