Archive for September 2019

X-Rite Announces New Display Calibration Solutions

X-Rite has announced the i1Display Studio and i1Display Pro Plus, technologically enhanced hardware and software solutions for colour calibration and profiling of displays, laptops and projectors. The trusted i1Display Pro has been the professional choice for high-level, on-screen colour accuracy for discerning photographers, imaging professionals, and display manufacturers for more than 8 years. X-Rite extends this…

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BT Selects Ikegami For Live 8K Demonstration At IBC 2019

SHK-810 camera technology from Ikegami, developed in cooperation with NHK, was chosen by BT Sport for a pioneering live 8K demonstration at the 2019 International Broadcasting Convention. Viewers on the BT stand at IBC were able to watch live coverage of the Premiership Rugby 7s tournament taking place in Northampton, England. With four times the…

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Amis Productions Acquires Multiple SHOTOVER M1 Systems

SHOTOVER has announced the sale of multiple SHOTOVER M1 systems to the United Kingdom based production company, Amis Productions. For over 15 years Amis has been working across a diverse range of projects, specializing in shooting acclaimed events including the America’s Cup, Giro D’Italia, SailGP, IAAF World Athletics Championships, Volvo Ocean Race, FIFA World Cup,…

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Video Europe Places Order With Sony

Video Europe has ordered 20 PXW-FX9 camcorders with an advanced 6K* Full-Frame sensor as well as ten PXW-Z750 4K camcorders from Sony. Both products were only announced hours earlier at the Sony IBC press conference. “Not only are the PXW-FX9 and the PXW-Z750 impressive pieces of technology, they also offer all the key features and…

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Capturing the Moment

Behind the Lens speaks exclusively to Cinematographer Yana Rits. She has worked on feature films and over 100 short films, commercials and music videos throughout her career.She is currently in preproduction for a a feature film called ‘Black Dollar’. Can you tell me how you became interested in photography?It started taking pictures when my parents…

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Always Focus on the Lens

Behind the Lens speaks to Van Diemen about the risks of removing lens coatings and the benefits of choosing T stops or F stops. Van Diemen designs and manufactures Motion Picture Lenses using its patented Wireform™ lens drive technology, offering variable-pitch close focus movements. Its well-equipped Service Centre and highly skilled engineers offer optical support…

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Reflection Of Light

Behind The Lens speaks to Klaus Hamlescher from Sumolight.Sumolight is a German based company founded in 2011 by gaffers and photographers. Their experience on set is the DNA of all SUMOLIGHT products. The first bicolor light was the compact SUMO100 with its interchangeable lenses and the efficient lightweight completely passive cooling. The innovative and versatile…

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Steve Lord Launches The VoxBox Pro

Behind the Lens speaks to Freelance lighting cameraman at Primelight Films Steve Lord who has over 20 years experience working in the industry.He recently introduced the VoxBox Pro to the market which is a two-way mirror box which positions in front of the camera lens and it allows film makers to shoot down-the-lens interviews while…

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SteadyGum – Should Support For Professional Camera Operators

Behind the Lens speaks exclusively to Cameraman Pablo Manuel Carrasco Brioso who is the creator of SteadyGum. steadyGum is an innovative breakthrough for the cameramen that reduces their physical exertion by 80 % SteadyGum was developed to prevent occupational injuries. It is a light and easy to use product aimed at professionals and amateur customers from…

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STC Expands Clip Filter Series

STC is continuing to expand its Clip Filter series and has revealed a new range of filters for the Fujifilm X Series.Extending the series of market-leading Clip Filters to the Fujifilm X Series, STC now offers a unique and complete range of innovative, high-quality filters for Fujifilm photographers and videographers to broaden their creativity and…

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