Category Archives: Press

Rachel Morrison & Cartoni Lambda on the new film Mudbound

“DP Rachel Morrison on Creating a Tactile ‘Mudbound’ & Making ‘Black Panther’ Distinct”   First off, congratulations to Cinematographer Rachel Morrison​ for making history and becoming the first female director of photography to receive an Oscar nomination. Rachel Morrison has not-so-quietly emerged as one of the most exciting cinematographers working today. While she had previously […]

Manios Digital & Film Becomes Worldwide Distributor for New Veydra Lens Expander

Manios Digital & Film has reached an agreement with cinema lens maker Veydra to become the exclusive, worldwide distributor for its innovative new lens accessory, the Veydra 1.2x PL to PL Expander. The Expander makes it possible to use vintage zoom lenses from the Academy-format era with current generation Super 35 and larger sensor cameras.

Cartoni Introduces MAGNUM, a High Capacity Fluid Head for Studio and OB Cameras

NORTH HOLLYWOOD—Cartoni, the world-leader in camera support, has expanded its line of pan-and-tilt heads with its largest capacity product ever. MAGNUM, which will be shown for the first time at NAB 2015, offers a payload capacity of 25 – 95 kg (55 – 210 lbs.) combined with reliable operation, a fluid feel (with no transition […]

Kinotehnik Launches Practilite 602 as World’s First and Most Compact Smart LED Fresnel Light

After great success with their viewfinders, Kinotehnik expands into lighting accessories designed for the new era of content creation. BURBANK—April 9, 2015—Kinotehnik launches PRACTILITE 602, the worlds first and most compact bi-color, variable beam smart LED fresnel light and celebrates the anniversary of their launch at NAB five years ago.  Since 2010, the Estonian-based Kinotehnik […]

Vocas to Show Its Latest products at the NAB Show in Las Vegas

Highlights include new MB-435 and MB-455 matte boxes and BP-18 19mm dovetail rail support. HILVERSUM, The Netherlands—April 7, 2014—Vocas Systems, a leading manufacturer of professional quality camera accessories, will showcase its latest line-up of matte boxes, rail supports, focus controllers and other products at NAB 2014 (Stand C10518). Two new matte boxes will be on […]