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Chris Ray chooses Cartoni to capture Gold for ESPN’s X Games Real Street Action Sports Competition

Filmmaker Chris Ray has made a career out of capturing epic shots. From his beginnings in the skate industry to his work on the viral hit ‘Pipedream’ which saw Robbie Maddison surf waves on a dirt bike in Tahiti and garnered 30 Million views, Ray’s run and gun style of filming have made him successful.  But what began with skating ...

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Hawk-Woods to showcase new power solutions at Cine Gear Expo: Los Angeles 2019

London, United Kingdom (May 21, 2019) – Hawk-Woods, a global leader in innovative power solutions and accessories for the broadcast, film and pro-video industries, will showcase new products at Cine Gear Expo: Los Angeles 2019 on May 30- June 1, 2019, at booth 153A. At Cine Gear, Hawk-Woods will showcase the following products: Mini V-Lok batteries – the smallest and lightest ...

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Hawk-Woods powers Nadus Films mission to make films that make a difference

From filming NFL player Chris Long bringing clean water to east African countries to working with Hollywood’s the Jennifer Lawrence Foundation, Louisville, Kentucky-based film company Nadus Films has built a reputation for “making films that make a difference.” The global film company focuses on stories that make a cultural impact for good. They’ve done everything from shoot feature films, short films, as well as promotional ...

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Internationally-acclaimed lighting designer, Darran Webb, to give practical demonstrations and advice to aspiring lighting designers at NAB 2019

Burbank, Calif. (March 27, 2019) – Kinotehnik and Manios Digital are pleased to announce that internationally-acclaimed lighting designer, Darran Webb, will join the Manios Digital booth C9020 at NAB 2019 on Monday, April 8 – Tuesday, April 9, 2019, for practical demonstrations of Kinotehnik’s award-winning lighting range. “Darran Webb has been a leader and pioneer in the lighting industry for ...

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Hawk-woods launches first portable power solution for 48-volt cinema lighting

Kent, United Kingdom (March 25, 2019) – Hawk-woods, developer of power solutions for the broadcast, film and pro-video industries, is pleased to announce the new 48V-RP power station, a unique power solution which allows users to power ARRI Skypanels and other 48 volt (V) LED lighting anywhere when mains power is not available. Hawk-woods new 48V-RP is one of the ...

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Cartoni launches new Master 25 fluid head in iconic black and gold design at NAB 2019

Rome, Italy (March 21, 2019) – Cartoni, the Italian leader in premium camera supports for the broadcast, film and pro-video industries, is proud to announce the launch of the new Master 25 fluid head at NAB 2019 (Central Hall, Booth C9020). The Master 25 is a robust, yet lightweight fluid head designed to support the latest cameras complete with long ...

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Hawk-woods adds NEW batteries to their growing battery range at NAB 2019

Kent, United Kingdom (March 19, 2019) – Hawk-Woods, developer of broadcast power solutions, announces new capacity Sony NPF and BP-U batteries, new ultra-small and lightweight additions to its Mini DV and BPU battery line at NAB 2019, Booth C9020 (Central Hall). The Mini DV and BPU battery lines are a popular line of rechargeable batteries used to power everything from ...

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Cartoni launches the new Sports 200 heavy-duty tripod legs with a unique profile

The new S200 features a unique one-of-a-kind profile for unprecedented payload Rome, Italy (March 14, 2019) – Cartoni, the Italian leader in premium camera supports for the broadcast, film and pro-video industries, is proud to announce the launch of the new Sports 200 heavy-duty tripod legs at NAB 2019 (Central Hall, Booth C9020). The new Sports 200 are a revolutionary ...

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Win a new Cartoni SDS Tripod!

Cartoni launches a global contest to celebrate the new SDS Tripod system Contest set to launch at NAB 2019 and will feature Cartoni users from around the world Rome, Italy (March 7, 2019) – Cartoni, the Italian leader in premium camera supports for the broadcast, film and pro-video industries, is proud to celebrate the SDS Tripod, with a global contest ...

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CBT Systems Choose Cartoni for Las Vegas Esports Arena

For over two decades, San Diego-based CBT Systems, a video production, and broadcast integrator has built studios and launched some of the biggest brands you can think of from the NFL Network, the MLB Network, YouTube production studios around the world as well as Facebook’s television studios. Now, the broadcast integrator has added another high-profile brand to their list of ...

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Cartoni launches the new Steering P70 Pedestal – the lowest priced crabbing pedestal that supports packages up to 165 pounds

The new Steering P70 Pedestal will be one of the highlights at NAB 2019 Rome, Italy (Feb. 26, 2019) – Cartoni, the Italian leader in premium camera supports for the broadcast, film and pro-video industries, is proud to announce the launch of the new lightweight Steering P70 Pedestal at NAB 2019 (Central Hall, Booth C9020). With remarkably smooth performance and ...

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Kinotehnik Practilite lights the way for wedding filmmaker, 7th Floor Media

From Philadelphia to Toledo, wedding videographer Steve Staffan, owner and operator of Ohio-based 7th Floor Media, has been helping couples capture their forever moments for the past six years. As ‘The Knot’s 2019 pick’ for wedding videography, Staffan has built a positive reputation based on the quality of his cinematic wedding videos. 7th Floor Media’s 2018 Wedding Reel – 4K ...

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Two-time Emmy winner Danny Schmidt talks filmmaking for a cause and why he chooses Hawk-Woods batteries

Burbank, Calif (January 30, 2019) – For the last seven years, Emmy-award winning Director of Photography Danny Schmidt has established himself as a dynamic presence in the environmental film space – pairing in-depth stories with stunning visuals. From elephant poaching in Myanmar to climate change and changing ice levels, the Montana native has worked with some of the biggest names ...

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Vancouver’s Tolar Armitt leverages Hawk-Woods Mini V-Lok batteries for ultimate mobility on set

Vancouver, Canada (Oct. 16, 2018) – From a day out on the ocean to a remote waterfall, shooting a commercial doesn’t always happen inside of a studio. For Vancouver-based 1st AC, Tolar Armitt, the locations can be extreme.  Armitt has worked on commercials for some of the world’s most recognizable brands, including Audi, Porsche, Verizon, and even Apple.  “As a ...

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Manios Digital to showcase the latest products from Cartoni, Kinotehnik, and Hawk-Woods at NAB New York

North Hollywood, Calif. (October 15, 2018) – Manios Digital and Film, the exclusive US distributor of premium solutions for the broadcast, film and pro-video industries, is set to make their debut at this year’s NAB Show New York on Wednesday, October 17 and 18 at Booth N335. The US distributor will showcase the latest from premium brands Cartoni, Hawk-Woods, and ...

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Skid Row Marathon Tells the Story of Redemption with Sachtler’s Support

Watch the Trailer: vimeo.com/191530706 Los Angeles, Calif (Feb 15, 2017) – Every Monday at 6 am, criminal court judge Craig Mitchell leads a running group on a six mile run through the streets of downtown Los Angeles from Skid Row to Chinatown, and back. Together, he and the residents of Skid Row’s Midnight Mission Shelter make up an unorthodox running ...

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