Hawk-Woods Reel Power Battery Approved for On-Board Use with ARRI ALEXA LF

Manios Digital & Film will be demonstrating Hawk-Woods power solutions at NAB 2018. Ashford, Kent, UNITED KINGDOM—Hawk-Woods, innovative developer of broadcast power solutions, today announces that its 26v Reel Power lithium-ion battery is the first and only power source approved for on-board use with ARRI’s new Alexa LF large format camera system. The battery is […]

Cinematographer Jerry Henry Relies on Hawk-Woods’ Sticky Battery to Power Gear

Ashford, Kent, UNITED KINGDOM —February 13, 2018 — Newly available in the United States through Manios Digital & Film, the Hawk-Woods Sticky Battery packs a big punch in a small package. Fitting comfortably in the palm of a hand, the battery comes in two versions, 38Wh and 75Wh, and is capable of powering cameras, lights, […]

Arkansas-based Waymack & Crew embraces the Hawk-Woods Sticky Battery

NORTH HOLLYWOOD, Calif.— Dan Waymack is a filmmaker and president of Waymack & Crew, a production company with offices in Little Rock, Arkansas and Chicago, and a staff of 15. The company has an enviable list of credits that includes the familiar Allstate ads with actor Dennis Haysbert, as well as work for the U.S. […]

IBC News: Fortium Shows MediaSeal® New Security Anti-Ransomware Feature with Aspera

London –   Fortium Technologies will demonstrate its latest solutions for protecting motion picture and television content against theft, accidental distribution and ransomware in tandem with Aspera, an IBM company, at IBC 2017 this month in Amsterdam. Fortium’s MediaSeal® encryption at-rest and on-the-fly protection will be demonstrated as an integratable feature of Aspera’s high-speed file transfer […]

IBC News: Fortium to Demo Enhanced Security for Signiant’s Media Shuttle

London –  Fortium, innovative provider of digital content security solutions to the media and entertainment industry, will demonstrate MediaSeal LiveFolders™, its new encryption on-the-fly technology, with Signiant at IBC 2017. LiveFolders functionality will be shown as an enhanced security feature interoperating with Signiant’s Media Shuttle, the industry-standard software-as-a-service solution for sending and sharing large media […]

Cartoni USA Interviews Jay Hunter

“Superstore” DP relies on Cartoni’s Airfloater to make handheld style shooting painless. Jay Hunter is a celebrated director and cinematographer whose work runs the gamut from features and scripted series to documentaries and reality TV. A true innovator, he has crafted unique aesthetics for television shows such as On the Lot and films including Joss […]

SMPTE® Hollywood Section to Explore the Emerging World of ‘Phoneography’

Section Meeting on Sept. 14 Is Open to All Professionals LOS ANGELES —  The Hollywood Section of the Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers® (SMPTE®), the organization whose standards work has supported a century of technological advances in entertainment technology, today announced that the increasingly popular practice of “phoneography” will be the topic of […]

WCPMedia Services’ Innovative Media Management Platform Powered by Tiger Store

LUGANO, Switzerland— WCPMedia Services is a leading innovator in the rapidly changing arena of entertainment media management. Its groundbreaking B2B, web-based platform WCPApp allows content owners to digitally store, manage, market and transcode media assets, and deliver them to distributors, broadcasters, video-on-demand services and other end users, with unprecedented speed and security. The company is also […]

Stray Angel Films Adds Cartoni Focus 12 to Rental Inventory

Lightweight fluid head is included in Canon C300 and Sony FS7 camera packages. North Hollywood, Calif.— Stray Angel Films, a Los Angeles-based digital motion picture rental, production and production services company, has purchased six Cartoni Focus 12 fluid heads and tripods from Manios Digital & Film. The company has added the fluid heads to its […]

The SIM Group to Hold Annual Technology Showcase January 28th in Toronto

Highlights will include a Dolby Atmos demo from Tattersall Sound & Picture. TORONTO— The SIM Group will host leading manufacturers of cameras, lenses, sound, grip and lighting, post production gear and workflow systems at the 11th Annual SIM Technology Showcase slated for January 28th in Toronto. The popular event provides members of the production and […]

Ithaca College Chooses Cartoni Camera Support for HD Production Facilities

Highly regarded broadcast program is using Cartoni pedestals and camera heads to support new Ikegami cameras and CueScript prompters. North Hollywood, Calif.— Ithaca College’s Roy H. Park School of Communications recently selected Cartoni camera support products from Manios Digital & Film as part of a general upgrade of its studio production facilities. A total of […]

GPL Technologies Demonstrates NVIDIA Virtualization and Visualization Technology at Autodesk University

LOS ANGELESGPL Technologies will demonstrate new solutions for virtualization and visualization using the latest graphics acceleration technology from NVIDIA at Autodesk University next month in Las Vegas. The event will include a special live remote demonstration using NVIDIA® GRIDTM technology, Quadro® professional GPUs and the Quadro Visual Computing Appliance (VCA). NVIDIA GRID and Quadro technologies […]