Archive for the ‘Vendors’ Category

Jul
29
2013

Rotolight uses copyright notice to shut down a review they didn't like!

This weekend, I was surfing for news and boy, did I stumble into a firestorm over on this post: Notes On Video: Using a Copyright Infringement claim to shut down the opposition. Turns out that our friend Den Lennie has posted on facebook about a…
Jul
29
2013

DEFY G5 Gimbal Available For Pre-Order on Tuesday, July 30th

We've told you before about the DEFY camera stabilizers before, and now, the model for the DSLR sized cameras the DEFY G5 will be up for pre-order in just a few short hours! [adrotate group="6"] [adrotate group="9"] DEFY G5 Gimbal Available For Pre-Order on Tuesday,…
Jul
24
2013

LensProToGo Launches Labs Website – gear news and more!

The fun folks over at LensProToGo have launched a new blog they're calling LensProToGo Labs! I've had plenty of great experiences with LensProToGo and you will too. Just a few weeks ago I rented 2 lenses for my vacation and there was a delivery problem…
Jul
24
2013

Shape Introduces their new BlackMagic Pocket Cinema Camera Cage

Shape has announced this new DSLR cage that wraps around the new BlackMagic Pocket Cinema Camera. It is good that they've included space for the EVF and other gizmos as well. [caption id="attachment_29866" align="aligncenter" width="514"] DSLR Cage for BlackMagic Pocket Cinema Camera from Shape[/caption] [adrotate…
Jul
23
2013

CineShark Oracle Cage now available

If you have an Oracle Controller (made by Kessler), there's now a cage available from CineShark [adrotate group="6"] [adrotate group="9"] Oracle Cage The CineShark Oracle cage helps protect your precious Oracle, without getting in the way, or adding pounds to your setup. The cage features…
Jul
19
2013

Win ikan rig and follow focus at planet5D!

Win a DSLR rig with follow focus from ikan and planet5D! As a reminder, we're doing a giveaway on the planet5D forums (more info on the giveaway) and we're highlighting the products that you might win! In this case, our amazing friends at ikan are…
Jul
18
2013

From “Carl Zeiss” to “ZEISS” – a simple name change

Our good friends at Carl Zeiss have decided that so many people just say "Zeiss" that maybe it was time to change. What do you think? Did you even know the official name was "Carl Zeiss"? [adrotate group="6"] [adrotate group="9"] From “Carl Zeiss” to “ZEISS”…
Jul
18
2013

ikan wins exclusive Titla distribution

This news was a bit ago, but we just found it and we've had a couple of people ask about Titla gear, so many of you may be interested! [adrotate group="6"] [adrotate group="9"] Press Release: IKAN WINS EXCLUSIVE TILTA DISTRIBUTION DEAL ikan Corporaton (Houston) and…
Jul
17
2013

RØDE Purchases FiRe Application

This is great news - RØDE now owns the application used by their SmartLav mics! I'm hoping this means the app will get some great new additions as time goes on. I had noticed not long after the smartLav was released that RØDE had contracted…
Jul
17
2013

Freefly to start shipping MōVI M10 on August 15, and new lower priced MōVI Model

If you've been excited about the MōVI from Freefly, then you'll be excited to know that they're going to start shipping on August 15! Plus, they're also announcing a new model with a much lower price point - only $4999. Here's the press release from…