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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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Vinten: Supporting the 4K Revolution in Sports Broadcasting

SUPPORTING THE 4K REVOLUTION IN SPORTS BROADCASTING Vinten Explains How Camera Support is Critical to 4K and UHD Adoption in Sports Production London, UK (January 30, 2017) – For years, sports video production professionals have been in the unique position of being able to forecast upcoming broadcast trends. From the transition of standard definition to high definition to 4K, sports ...

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Sachtler Supports Studio’s Vision for Jack Wolfskin’s #MakeYourLifeUnforgettable Campaign

Beech Studios puts the Sachtler Video 18 S2 to the test in Greenland’s backcountry   Garching, Germany (Jan. 23, 2017) – Going days without a shower, eating dehydrated food for weeks, feeling the stab of unforgiving, glacial wind in subzero temperatures – just a few of the things you deal with exploring the great outdoors. And that was the spirit ...

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Discover Your Power Needs with the Litepanels and Anton/Bauer Battery Runtime Chart

Chatsworth, Calif. (January 11, 2017) – Litepanels, a pioneer in LED lighting technology, and Anton/Bauer, the market leader in mobile power solutions for broadcast, film, and video (and both part of the Vitec Group), are partnering to help users easily determine their power needs. The new Anton/Bauer runtime chart allows users to conveniently look up how long their Litepanels lights ...

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Crackanory Cinematographer Olly Wiggins Reinforces his Packed Rig with the OConnor 2560

Going between the gory streets of Ancient Rome, the dark recesses of outer space, and New York City in the 1940s, Crackanory takes viewers on a comedic journey through wickedly twisted and excitingly original storylines.  As a critically acclaimed storytelling television series for adults, each episode of Crackanory features two 15-minute tales narrated by contemporary comedians and actors. With an ...

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Sports Broadcasting and Vinten are a “Winning” Combination in The Winner

In the second installment of captivating short films by Vinten – a leading provider of manual and robotic camera support systems – and international Award-winning filmmaker David Spurdens, The Winner captures a new perspective on why Vinten is the premiere choice for sports broadcasters around the globe. From the Vision 100 to the Vector 750, Vinten’s manual supports offer camera ...

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Filmmaker Paul Cook Takes Advantage of Sachtler’s Versatility for Magpie

Garching, Germany  – On-the-go camera operators from around the world have relied on Sachtler’s long legacy of robust tripods and rapid system set ups.  While Sachtler has been a favorite among shooters working in news and documentaries, select filmmakers have also come to admire the brand’s versatility and ability to handle heavier and lighter camera rigs with a single tripod ...

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ANTON/BAUER ANNOUNCES EXCLUSIVE 48-HOUR END OF YEAR SALE

Special Holiday Sale will run December 13th – 14th or while supplies last Shelton, Conn. (December 11, 2016) – Anton/Bauer, the world’s premiere provider of mobile power solutions for the film and broadcast industries and a Vitec Group brand, is pleased to announce an unprecedented pre-holiday sale on the Digital Series batteries. For just 48 hours, customers in North America ...

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