At the 2017 NAB show, Vocas will introduce a wide range of new accessories for specific brands and video cameras models.
Edelkrone has launched its latest motion control product, the SliderPLUS X and Motion Kit, for videographers.
The Broadcast Bridge spoke with James Eddershaw, new appointed managing director of Shotoku UK to hear the latest products and people news from the robotics and camera support manufacturer. Eddershaw has recently been appointed Managing Director of Shotoku UK, replacing Mike Wolfe, a founder of Shotoku UK, who is assuming the position of Chairman. Eddershaw talked about the robotics market, the resurgence of virtual studios, and introduced some new products.
ProMediaGear has introduced its Pro-Stix Series of carbon fiber tripods featuring 42mm diameter, 10x layer top legs and a machined aluminum apex.
Shotoku Broadcast Systems has revealed plans to launch a series of manual virtual / augmented reality (VR / AR) tracked camera cranes at the 2017 NAB Show. The series, Graphica, is the result of a partnership with CamMate, a well-established crane manufacturer known for their quality of engineering. The company is also highlighting its popular SmartPed a fully robotic XY pedestal, and Free-d2 next-gen tracking system.
If you think of a tripod only as a three-legged camera support system, perhaps a refresher course is in order. In recent years, tripods have evolved and the types have expanded. Yes, all tripods still support cameras, but there is so much more to know about them today.