ikan announces new FG geared follow focus for HDSLR users

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ikan has announced their new ikan ELE-FGK – FG Follow Focus Cine-Kit for HDSLR users. Have a look at the press release and additional info below.


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Ikan ELE-FGK Follow Focus Kit from emmagination on Vimeo.

A look over the new Ikan ELE-FGK Follow focus kit that includes gears, speed crank, whip, removable marking disc, and other cool features. Write up at cheesycam.com/ikans-new-follow-focus-kit/



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Introducing the highest quality geared follow focus in its class. ikan’s FG Follow Focus offers precision machined aluminum construction, light weight design, beveled dry erase marking disk, and is compatible with all ikan Elements kits and/or any 15mm rod-based camera support system. Driven by a 2” diameter control wheel, the FG Follow Focus features low backlash and is compatible with standard film pitch gearing of .8 MOD supported by a 2.3” diameter focus gear. The horizontal adjustment feature accommodates a wide range of DSLR lens diameters and is complimented by a focus mark indicator and lockable focus control.

ikan’s FG Follow Focus

ikan’s FG Follow Focus

Reaching Out

The included 17″ FG Follow Focus Whip features vinyl covering and a crank stability grip for smooth control. Utilizing ikan’s compact square connector, the FG Whip provides leverage over distance and smoother focus pulls all around.

ikan’s FG Follow Focus

ikan’s FG Follow Focus

Crank It Up

Our 2.3” FG Follow Focus Crank Knob provides rapid focus, allowing you to move from focus mark to focus mark at a high rate of speed. Fitted with ikan’s compact square connector, The FG Crank Knob offers fast and accurate control.

ikan’s FG Follow Focus

ikan’s FG Follow Focus

Get It in Gear

Also in the box is a pair of 2.5” to 4.25” diameter adjustable zip lens gears. Complete with two no scuff, non-slip lens gear liners; your DSLR lens is protected and ready to pull focus.

FG Follow Focus Cine-Kit Includes:

  • FG Follow Focus
  • 17” FG Follow Focus Whip
  • 2.3” FG Follow Focus Crank Knob
  • 2.5” to 4.25” Diameter Adjustable Zip Lens Gears (2)
  • No scuff, Non-slip Lens Gear Liners (2)
ikan’s FG Follow Focus

ikan’s FG Follow Focus

About Us

ikan is an award-winning designer, manufacturer, and distributor geared to provide total solutions for video professionals. We are a constantly evolving and ever-flexible company that prides itself on its value-conscious products. At ikan, we work closely with our dealers and end users to ensure creation of quality products that enhance film and video productions. Our entire product line, from HDMI & HD/SDI camera monitors to our ELEMENTS™ camera support solutions, LED and fluorescent lighting, our new and improved teleprompter line, productivity software, apparel and set/shooting accessories are all designed with feature-set and price in mind from their inception.

Whether you are in the backyard or in the studio, you can rely on ikan to be by your side. Our unwavering customer support, global reach, knowledge and product variety allow us to keep you in touch with the rapidly growing video technology industry. We believe in providing the globe with an affordable and reliable solution. With each new product, ikan strives to deliver the features you need at the prices you want.

For more information, give us a call or walk into our corporate headquarters based in Houston, TX. You can also visit our official website (www.ikancorp.com) for more product information. Additionally, connect with us via our Social Media Feeds such as the ikan News Blog (ikancorp.wordpress.com), our Facebook community (facebook.com/ikanseeit), our Vimeo channel (vimeo.com/ikancorp) or follow us on Twitter @ikancorp.

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