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Redrock announces New Limited Edition Nikon Gold DSLR Rigs

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For those of you buying Nikon gear like the Nikon D4 and the Nikon D800, you'll be very interested to see what Redrock Micro has available now – Nikon Gold DSLR rigs!

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New Limited Edition Nikon Gold DSLR Rigs from Redrock Micro

Support Rigs in Nikon Gold and Midnight Black a Perfect Match for Nikon's Latest Video DSLRs

Hollywood, CA and Dallas, TX – Redrock Micro, the recognized leader in affordable professional-level cinema accessories, announced today a new line of Limited Edition Nikon Gold DSLR rigs. The Nikon Gold rigs were designed and launched by Redrock in response to the new generation of Nikon HD video DSLRs, including the D4 and highly anticipated D800. This union between industry powerhouses offers shooters a unique support system without compromising quality and professionalism.

Redrock's Legendary Quality, Nikon's Signature Look

Nikon Gold Field Cinema

Nikon Gold Field Cinema

 Nikon's D800 and D4 are rocking the video world with huge improvements in video quality, performance and usability. Among the many enhancements are industry-standard recording frame rates and video formats, comprehensive audio including monitoring, full manual controls and groundbreaking full-resolution HDMI output. Nikon shooters everywhere are realizing these are the cameras they've been waiting for.

“With the release of the Nikon D4 and Nikon D800, Nikon sets the new standard for extremely high quality video in a Digital SLR,” said Sharon Henley, Senior Manager, Product Lifecycle Control for Nikon. “Support equipment like the Limited Edition Nikon Gold rigs from Redrock Micro are great complements to Nikon's DSLRs and help our customers get the most from shooting video.”

The beautifully crafted Redrock rigs are the same ones used in major television shows such as ‘House MD,' ‘Ghost Whisperer,' and ‘Californication,' and feature films including ‘Act of Valor' and ‘Real Steel.'

“When we first laid eyes on the Nikon D4 and D800, we realized the advanced video capabilities would be a huge hit with filmmakers,” said James Hurd, Chief Revolutionary of Redrock Micro. “We created the Limited Edition Nikon Gold rigs to celebrate Nikon's achievements. There is no better way to jump into video than to pair a new Nikon DSLR with a beautifully matched, professional-quality Redrock rig.”

Nikon Gold Captain Stubling

Nikon Gold Captain Stubling

Popular Rig Configurations

Limited Edition Nikon Gold rigs have the same configuration and legendary quality as their standard Redrock counterparts, but with Nikon Gold and Midnight Black accent colors replacing the classic Redrock blue. The three rigs offered in Nikon Gold are:

  1.  Captain Stubling – A compact, action-style handheld rig including support and focus control with the microFollowFocus.
  2. runningMan – Stability and ultra-compact size ideal for run n' gun DSLR shooters.
  3. Field Cinema Deluxe V2 Bundle – Comprehensive shouldermount rig for comfortable long shooting sessions and support for extra accessories such as external monitor and external recorders.
Nikon Gold field Cinema

Nikon Gold field Cinema

Redrock rigs are also compatible with virtually all HDSLRs, so even if your camera is a different brand, these rigs give your setup a distinctive look. The rigs are fully functional and ready to go for your next production.

For More Information

Product and ordering details can be found on the Limited Edition Nikon Gold rigs page

Pricing and Availability

The Limited Edition Nikon Gold rigs are available for purchase immediately or from authorized Redrock resellers. Pricing for these rigs depends on configuration, and starts at $514.

About Redrock Micro

Redrock Micro revolutionized independent film production in the early 2000s with the M2 cinema lens adapter, and reinvented digital filmmaking in 2008 with HDSLR cinema rigs and accessories. Today, Redrock Micro continues to lead the industry in innovation with its award-winning digital cinema rigs and accessories, DSLR rigs, depth-of-field adapters, stabilization and support gear, sophisticated focus controllers, and advanced cinema accessories. More information is available at

About Nikon

Nikon, At the Heart of the Image™. Nikon Inc. is the world leader in digital imaging, precision optics and photo imaging technology and is globally recognized for setting new standards in product design and performance for its award-winning consumer and professional photographic equipment. Nikon Inc. distributes consumer and professional digital SLR cameras, NIKKOR optics, Speedlights and system accessories; Nikon COOLPIX® compact digital cameras; 35mm film SLR cameras; Nikon software products and Nikon sports and recreational optics as well as the new Nikon 1 advanced camera with interchangeable lens system. In 2011, production of NIKKOR lenses surpassed 65 million, creating a new milestone in Nikon's heritage of superior optics.  For more information, dial (800) NIKON-US or visit, which links all levels of photographers to the Web's most comprehensive photo learning and sharing communities. Connect with Nikon and other photographers on Facebook and get the latest news and information from Twitter by following @Nikon_USA.

Nikon gold running man

Nikon gold running man

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