Sigma Expands Cine Prime Lens Line

The introduction of the Sigma Cine FF High Speed 14mm T2 and 135mm T2 primes brings the series to seven high-performance optics; plus, new product options for creatives
NAB 2017
Sigma is expanding its Cine FF High Speed lens line with the addition of the 14mm T2 FF and 135mm T2 FF lenses. With these new cinema lenses, the line will include seven optics covering 14mm to 135mm and T1 .5 to T2—the 14mm T2, 20mm T1.5, 24mm T1.5, 35mm T1.5, 50mm T1.5, 85mm T1.5 and 135mm T2. Available in PL, Canon EF and Sony E-mount with 180-degree... Read more

BB&S Lighting Expands Pipeline Lights Series

The new 4-inch and 8-inch Pipes are available in 3200°K, 4300°K and 5600°K color temperatures
BB&S Lighting Pipeline lights
BB&S has announced their smallest Pipeline lights yet, new 4-inch-long and 8-inch-long Pipes, available in 3200°K, 4300°K and 5600°K color temperatures. Designed to fit into small or awkward spaces where other lights can’t, the versatile Pipes are one inch in diameter and join the 1-foot, 2-foot, 3-foot- and 4-foot lengths in the Pipeline remote... Read more

Manfrotto Introduces Nitrotech Video Fluid Head

The Nitrotech N8 is the first model in the series, which features a unique nitrogen piston mechanism designed for continuous counterbalance
Manfrotto Nitrotech video fluid head
Manfrotto has announced the new Nictrotech video fluid head series, featuring a unique nitrogen piston mechanism designed for continuous counterbalance during use with a variety of video cameras. The Nitrotech N8 is the first head in the series, with a 17.6-pound load capacity. The new head provides variable fluidity function on pans and tilts for... Read more

Cartoni To Introduce Smart Deployment Series Tripod, New Fluid Heads At NAB 2017

The SDS tripod features a new Smart Lock mid-level spreader, while the Master, Maxima and Lambda fluid head lines get new models for broadcast, studio and digital cinema cameras
MASTER 65 head from Cartoni At NAB 2017, Italian camera and support systems designer and manufacturer Cartoni will introduce a new tripod system and expansions to the Master, Maxima and Lambda line of fluid heads. Here are some highlights from Cartoni. The SDS (Smart Deployment Series) system tripod improves on Cartoni’s Smart Stop two-stage, single-lever... Read more

Canon Announces COMPACT-SERVO 70-200mm, Canon Log For EOS 5D Mark IV

The telephoto zoom represents a bridge between Canon EF and CN-E cinema lenses, while Canon Log recording allows EOS 5D Mark IV shooters to capture a cinematic look similar to images from Cinema EOS cameras
Canon COMPACT-SERVO 70-200mm lens
Canon EF meets Canon CN-E in the new COMPACT-SERVO 70-200mm lens (CN-E 70-200mm T4.4 L IS KAS S). The telephoto zoom is designed as a bridge between the two lens series, appealing to ENG, documentary and new filmmakers, with the quality and control of Canon cinema optics in the compact, lightweight form factor of Canon EF lenses. The second lens in... Read more

SIRUI USA Highlights Broadcast Video Heads And Tripods

SIRUI has provided an in-depth look at their line of Broadcast Video Tripods and Heads, which consists of six video Read more…

SIRUI has provided an in-depth look at their line of Broadcast Video Tripods and Heads, which consists of six video tripod models (BCT) and three fluid video head models (BCH). Check out this video to learn more about the BCH-10, BCH-20 and BCH-30 Fluid Video Heads. And read the full press release below. SIRUI USA Highlights Professional Video Equipment... Read more

FUJINON 4K-Compatible UA27x6.5B Studio Zoom Lens

The new lens from the Optical Devices Division of Fujifilm is the latest addition to the UA series, designed specifically for UHD broadcast use
Fujifilm Fujinon UA27x6.5B lens
Ahead of NAB 2017, Fujinon, the Optical Devices Division of Fujifilm, has announced the 4K-compatible UA27x6.5B studio zoom lens. The new optic is a member of FUJINON’s UA series of lenses, which are designed for 2/3” cameras and specifically for broadcast use. With a 27x zoom ratio and 4K shooting, the UA27x6.5B is an ideal choice for in-studio... Read more

LaCie 2big Dock With Thunderbolt 3 Technology

The two-bay RAID storage solution works as a centralized hub for creatives, featuring faster speeds and huge capacities
LaCie 2big Dock
Designed to help creatives streamline their workflows, LaCie has introduced the 2big Dock, with up to 20 TB of storage, a 25% increase over the previous version. For professionals who need to manage huge photo and video libraries, the 2-bay RAID storage solution will be available in 12 TB, 16 TB and 20 TB capacities, with speeds of up to 440 MB/s. For... Read more

ARRI Announces ALEXA SXT W Model

The upgrade to the ALEXA SXT platform makes this new model completely wireless
ARRI has upgraded the ALEXA SXT platform with a built-in video transmitter and WiFi radio, making the new ALEXA SXT W model completely wireless. This cable-free system is smaller and lighter, helping to increase on-set efficiency. This upgraded professional camera system will replace the ALEXA SXT Plus and ALEXA SXT Studio models. For more details,... Read more

Sony Announces a9 Camera: Features And First Impressions Video Review

The new mirrorless camera has many specs that are unmatched in pro photography today
Sony a9 camera
Sony has just announced the a9, a mirrorless camera with many specs that are unmatched in other pro cameras today. Its feature list puts it in direct competition with the top-end offerings from Nikon and Canon, clearly by design. With a custom Sony 24MP sensor, fast processing times and a huge buffer, the a9 can shoot 20 fps for up to 362 JPEG or 241... Read more