July 15, 2020 (DALLAS) - Wooden Camera is excited to announce a full range of RED Approved accessories compatible with the much-anticipated RED KOMODO camera. These products are currently available for pre-order with an expected ship date in early August.
The Accessory Kits range from Base, Advanced, and Pro and include all new RED KOMODO specific accessories like the LW 15mm Baseplate (RED KOMODO) and Complete Top Mount Kit (RED KOMODO, ARCA Swiss). The Complete Top Mount Kit features a brand-new Top Mount that provides a center ARCA Swiss style dovetail clamping slot as well as 1/4-20 and 3/8-16 threaded holes for attaching accessories. The kit includes all three top mount ARCA Swiss accessories: Top Handle, Monitor Hinge, and Top Plate.
Each ARCA Swiss accessory is also available as a Top Mount Kit or separately. To mount each ARCA Swiss accessory to the camera, the Top Mount is required. This provides users the option to mix and match accessories to meet their production needs.
The B-Box (RED KOMODO) attaches to the camera-right BP-9 battery slot and provides a breakout for the camera’s EXT connector. The Battery Slide Pro V-Mount or Gold Mount for RED KOMODO can be used simultaneously and a custom right-angle LEMO compatible connector allows for neat cable run. Canon BP-9 batteries can also be attached in the camera-left slot while B-Box is used. Available ports include: R/S (3pin Fischer), Timecode (5pin LEMO), CTRL (4pin LEMO), 5V (USB), and Genlock (BNC).
The camera can be powered with the Battery Slide Pro V-Mount or Gold Mount (RED KOMODO that attaches to the camera-left, BP-9 battery slot and powers the camera using a right angle LEMO compatible connector. When used with the Battery Slide Extension for Canon BP-955 (RED Komodo), the user can hot swap between Canon BP-955 batteries and the power plate by setting the plate flush with the top or bottom of the camera, loosening the thumbscrew and sliding it into the desired position.
Additional power accessories will be released in August. For a full range of Wooden Camera products for RED KOMODO visit: woodencamera.com/pages/red-komodo
ABOUT WOODEN CAMERA
Based in Dallas, Texas, Wooden Camera is part of The Vitec Group’s Creative Solutions division and are creators of professional camera support accessories for film and video production. Wooden Camera also has a retail location in Burbank, California, which serves the local film industry.
ABOUT VITEC CREATIVE SOLUTIONS
Headquartered in Southern California, USA, Creative Solutions (CS) designs and manufactures premium products for film and video production companies, broadcasters, independent content creators and enterprises. Comprising the brands Teradek, SmallHD, Wooden Camera, and Paralinx, CS products are used around the world for film, television, sports, news, live events and online streaming. CS has manufacturing and R&D centers in the US and Israel and our products are available via our global partners and our own websites.
More information can be found at www.creativesolutions.io
ABOUT THE VITEC GROUP PLC
Vitec is a leading global provider of premium branded products and solutions to the fast moving and growing “image capture and content creation” market.
Vitec’s customers include broadcasters, independent content creators, photographers and enterprises, and our activities comprise: design, manufacture, and distribution of high performance products and solutions including camera supports, camera mounted electronic accessories, robotic camera systems, prompters, LED lights, mobile power, monitors, bags, motion control, and noise reduction equipment.
We employ around 1,800 people across the world in 13 different countries and are organized in three Divisions: Imaging Solutions, Production Solutions, and Creative Solutions.
The Vitec Group plc is listed on the London Stock Exchange with 2018 revenue of £385.4 million.
More information can be found at www.vitecgroup.com
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