Recent Announcements from GTC Sponsors

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ALEXA Mini LF Update September 2020 and SUP 6.0.22

GTC sponsor ARRI has issued this letter to customers of the ALEXA Mini LF addressing some occasional faults that have been experienced and offering both an update and customer service to... [READ MORE]

Teradek announces the new Bolt 4K LT

GTC sponsor Teradek has launched the compact Bolt 4K LT and integrated Bolt 4K RX Monitor Module – powerful additions to its groundbreaking Bolt 4K wireless HDR video platform. Powered by... [READ MORE]

Procam secures investment from Inspirit Capital

Europe’s largest digital cinematography hire facility, GTC sponsor Procam Group, has today announced London-based investment firm Inspirit Capital as its new investor. Despite the impact of the global pandemic, Procam has secured... [READ MORE]

Full list of services and repairs from GTC sponsor Top-Teks


Matthews' new 40"x40" floppies add portability

GTC sponsor Matthews Studio Equipment has introduced a full 40”x40” line of Flags and Floppies. Offering the multitude of benefits for which Matthews is known, this practical size answers the need... [READ MORE]

Teradek launches next generation line of Prism 4K HDR Codecs

With the world changing at a breakneck pace, IP video has become more important than ever. GTC sponsor Teradek’s latest line of Prism 4K HDR encoders and decoders make it more... [READ MORE]

Shooting toys with BB&S lighting innovations

Tristan Whitman plays with toys! A specialist in tabletop cinematography, the LA-based filmmaker/USC professor is often called upon by top toymakers to make their action cars and figures grab the attention... [READ MORE]

Latest news from new GTC sponsor BB&S Lighting


Performance Short Film Competition 2020 Winners

GTC sponsor Performance Film & Media Insurance recently held its third annual Short Film Competition, this time with a difference… it was virtual! The Performance team were thrilled with the turnout... [READ MORE]

VMI is back in the office – and has new 26V batteries in stock

GTC sponsor VMI is back to its normal opening hours - at its London, VMEDIA and Bristol offices, with their teams nearly full-strength and close to regular operations, albeit... [READ MORE]

ALEXA Mini LF: 10-second rule for removing Compact Drives

Production is ramping up in most parts of the world and demand for the ALEXA Mini LF is increasing. ARRI is working hard to get more ALEXA Mini LF cameras out... [READ MORE]

Three great Blackmagic ATEM mini models from Production Gear

See more about Blackmagic Products: and the full Production Gear range: [READ MORE]

HFS is back to work with COVID-safe aerial filming measures

“Whilst we cannot entirely eliminate the risk of COVID-19 contamination, we are doing all we can to mitigate that risk.” In what we hope to be the aftermath of a... [READ MORE]

New PCA products available from ARRI

GTC sponsor ARRI has recently introduced four new Professional Camera Accessories (PCA) to its range. Each accessory has been designed to give even more flexibility on set. Read on to find... [READ MORE]

Rotolight announces Ultimate Vlogging Kit and Video Conferencing Kit

British manufacturer of LED lighting, and GTC sponsor, Rotolight, has just announced the launch of two video lighting kits for content creators and business professionals – the Ultimate Vlogging Kit and... [READ MORE]

Matthews: New Gobo Plate

Gobo Plate™ for GTC sponsor Matthews Studio Equipment is a simple and versatile mounting adapter that adds compatibility to your gear. From camera equipment to building materials like lumber, Gobo... [READ MORE]

The Sony DMPCE at Pinewood is open again

Since lockdown measures were announced in the UK back on 23 March, the Sony DMPCE facility in Pinewood Studios has been closed to the public. Now that certain restrictions have been... [READ MORE]

SmallHD debuts reference-grade 4K OLED

GTC sponsor SmallHD recently announced a new entry into the reference-grade monitor space – the OLED 22 4K Production Monitor. Setting a new standard for colour purists, this latest 4K colour reference... [READ MORE]

New BlueShape power options from MTF Services

Already well known for its V lock and stud mount batteries, Blueshape has now produced a new range of 7 power packs and a dual charger. Batteries: NP-F970 Sony compatible... [READ MORE]

New accessories for the RED KOMODO from Wooden Camera and SmallHD

Two GTC sponsors Wooden Camera and SmallHD have recently announced new accessories for the RED KOMODO camera. Wooden Camera accessories for RED KOMODO: Wooden Camera announced a... [READ MORE]

Top-Teks adds the new Canon EOS R5 and R6 to its range of Full-Frame cameras

GTC sponsor Top-Teks' range of Canon EOS R Full-Frame Mirrorless cameras will soon increase with the addition of the latest models – the R5 and R6. In its latest blog, Top-Teks... [READ MORE]

Latest news from Top-Teks

GTC sponsor Top-Teks brings news of how lockdown easing in the UK will work, the new Canon EOS C300 Mk III and the Top-Teks contract camera hire business. Read on to... [READ MORE]

GTC sponsor VMI mourns the passing of Jay Patel

Barry Bassett, CEO of GTC sponsor company VMI has sent us the sad news of the passing of their well-known staff member Jay Patel. It is with a... [READ MORE]

Fujifilm's GFX100 to support 4K RAW video output

GTC sponsor Fujifilm recently announced a new firmware version 2.0 that enables the Fujifilm GFX100 to output 4K RAW video up to 29.97p via HDMI to an Atomos Ninja V 5&rdquo... [READ MORE]

Peli launches International Photo Contest 2020

GTC sponsor Peli Products has recently launched the latest edition of the International Peli Photo Contest 2020 – open to all creative amateur and professional photographers. Plus, the team has been... [READ MORE]

COVID-19 distancing: introducing Matthews’ Sheet Plate Adapter Kit

GTC sponsor Matthews Studio Equipment (MSE) offers a smart solution for some of today’s on-set and real-world issues. The new Sheet Plate Adapter Kit makes it easy to quickly build... [READ MORE]

Robotic camera systems from Panasonic

According to GTC sponsor Panasonic, innovation is all about creating new opportunities in video production. By integrating the latest technology, camera systems are now able to produce more spectacular, engaging and... [READ MORE]

Latest news from Panasonic

GTC sponsor Panasonic's latest newsletter is aimed at keeping customers up-to-date in these challenging circumstances from the comfort of their own home. Read on to find out all about the... [READ MORE]

Matthews Studio Equipment #OffSetFilmGear Contest

It's competition time from GTC Sponsor Matthews Studio Equipment (MSE). MSE is challenging its followers to come up with interesting and unique ways to use their film gear beyond the set.... [READ MORE]

Free VL-DT1 charger with each IDX IPL transparent battery purchased

Whilst promotional stocks are available, a VL-DT1 charger is being offered free of charge with each IPL-98T or IPL-150T, from GTC sponsor IDX, purchased. The IPL-98T and IPL-150T are technically... [READ MORE]

True Lens Services is open for business

GTC sponsor True Lens Services (TLS) is now fully open for business again. It has resumed all operations with new safety protocols in place, in line with Government and WHO guidelines... [READ MORE]

How to clean your FUJINON lenses


A message from Matthews Studio Equipment

Dear Industry Family Good to be back. Or kind of back…The factory has been back to work filling orders for essential business as needed. Although the main office hours have... [READ MORE]

Get your FUJINON lens serviced


VMI / VMedia to reopen on Monday 1 June

VMI London: 020 8922 1222 VMI Bristol: 0117 927 7473 VMEDIA: 020 8922 1226 We will all need to be both organised and flexible, to... [READ MORE]

Top-Teks Showroom to reopen


Canon EOS C200 competition


ARRI ALEXA LF Sup 4.3 Update


IDX extends warranty period for GTC clients

- A message to GTC members from sponsor company IDX - IDX has been looking for ways to help our GTC friends who have invested in IDX... [READ MORE]

Clear-Com COVID tips: how to keep your intercom system clean

Keeping your intercom system clean - Many products from GTC sponsor Clear-Com are considered high-touch products, being used by multiple people during a production or used across multiple productions with... [READ MORE]

Panasonic Business products warranty extended by 3 months

Panasonic ‘Stop-the-clock’ during the lockdown - GTC sponsor Panasonic has recognised the strain being placed on their clients who are currently not working due to being in lockdown and... [READ MORE]

MSE new 40"x40" flags and floppies add portability

GTC sponsor Matthews Studio Equipment has introduced a full 40”x40” line of Flags and Floppies. Offering the multitude of benefits for which Matthews is known, this practical size answers the... [READ MORE]

Latest camera news from Panasonic

GTC sponsor Panasonic has announced the AK-HC3900 HDR studio camera system (upgradable to 4K) and the AW-UE100, the industry's first 4K/60P PTZ camera to support high bandwidth NDI and SRT.... [READ MORE]

Major Sony announces major firmware updates for Sony FX9 and VENICE

During a virtual NAB brief, Sony announced its upcoming Sony FX9 V2.0 Firmware Update. The update will become available October 2020 and be free of charge. Based on feedback from Sony... [READ MORE]

COVID advice from Aspectra: how to keep your distance and battery care

GTC sponsor Aspectra have sent a couple of useful COVID-related suggestions for how to keep connected safely (using the CVW Pro Series) and how to look after your batteries during lockdown... [READ MORE]

FUJIFILM announces two exciting new 8K lenses

FUJIFILM adds a 66x box lens with the world’s longest focal length (1000mm) and a 12x portable lens with the world’s widest focal length (7.6mm) to its growing series of 8K zooms.... [READ MORE]

FUJIFILM debuts FUJINON UA125x8 lens

4K-compatible broadcast lens with world’s highest 125x zoom ratio FUJIFILM North America Corp is pleased to debut the FUJINON UA125x8BESM (UA125x8), a 4K-compatible broadcast lens with the world’s highest zoom ratio of... [READ MORE]

Latest ARRI Lighting news

ARRI Stellar 2 – available now - With Stellar 2, third-party products can now be controlled. Other features, such as grouping, have become much more convenient, making setups faster... [READ MORE]

The GTC is delighted that CVP has joined as a sponsor company

The GTC is very pleased to announce that CVP has joined our list of sponsor companies. CVP has been a generous supporter of the GTC for several years and we are excited to... [READ MORE]

Top-Teks Film-at-Home competition: Win Sony FX9 6-month contract hire

GTC sponsor Top-Teks have come up with a fun way to fill a lockdown day or two with and enter for the great opportunity to win a valuable prize of 6... [READ MORE]

New: Docking System from Matthews Studio Equipment

Watch a video about the new docking system:   [READ MORE]

Project messages of hope to your community with gobos from Rosco

Whether you want to encourage your community to stay strong, thank your local healthcare professionals, or simply remind everyone to just stay home, GTC sponsor Rosco has created a selection of... [READ MORE]

ARRI Academy online courses available now

Use your lockdown time to learn about digital lighting control - GTC sponsor ARRI has made its ARRI Academy 'Lighting Systems Control' course taught by Lighting Professional/Author Richard Cadena... [READ MORE]

Watch the Rosco SoftDrop Masterclass videos

The SoftDrop Masterclass from GTC sponsor Rosco is comprised of four videos – each between six and nine minutes long – that provide tips and techniques for working with Rosco backdrops... [READ MORE]

Blackmagic – updates and new products

Blackmagic Design announces new ATEM Mini Pro - The ATEM Mini Pro is a new low cost live production switcher with all the features of ATEM Mini but now... [READ MORE]

Should I cancel my finance agreement direct debit? A message from Adamantean

Whilst we all face rapidly evolving circumstances and an uncertain future as a consequence of Coronavirus, first thoughts of business owners and their Finance Directors will often be towards the immediate... [READ MORE]

A message from Italian sponsor CARTONI during the COVID-19 crisis

GTC sponsor CARTONI has sent this reassuring and kind message explaining how they are keeping their staff safe while COVID-19 is at its dreadful peak in Italy. Everyone at... [READ MORE]

COVID-19 update from GTC sponsor VMI

... err, though actually not quite as usual for now.: Due to emergency measures, VMI London, VMI Bristol and VMEDIA are temporaraily not operating, since the VMI/VMEDIA team will be... [READ MORE]

Sennheiser launches exclusive streamed concerts

GTC sponsor Sennheiser has initiated a series of exclusive streaming concerts on Instagram. Many artists have recently cancelled or postponed their live tours. In many countries around the globe,  public... [READ MORE]

GTC sponsor Production Gear advice on successful live streaming

GTC sponsor Production Gear has responded to the many requests they are getting about how to live stream at the moment by putting together a short guide to help you understand... [READ MORE]

Teradek’s Orbit PTZ converts your PTZ camera into a wireless powerhouse

Teradek Orbit PTZ is now available, offering HD / 4K zero delay wireless video and camera control for PTZ cameras. Orbit PTZ changes the way you operate your live production... [READ MORE]

Top-Teks offers contract camera hire system

Contract Hire from GTC sponsor Top-Teks offers 6, 9 or 12 month hire of a camera body or camera kit. As cameras evolve it has become more difficult to make the... [READ MORE]

New ACT Recoil DSLR shoulder rigs from Zacuto

ACT Recoil DSLR shoulder rigs - Configurable rigs for tripod, run and gun, cage, handheld and shoulder-mounted video shooting The new line of ACT Recoil Rigs and accessories... [READ MORE]

Equal: A short film competition for female filmmakers

- EQUAL: A short film competition for female filmmakers, brought to you by Procam and The Farm GTC sponsor Procam, Europe’s largest digital cinematography hire facility, is partnering with... [READ MORE]

New Red Lock System from Cartoni

GTC sponsor Cartoni recently announced the launch of its new Red Lock System. Available in three different configurations, the Red Lock System will meet requirements for everything from DSLRs to modern... [READ MORE]

Women's Weekend Film Challenge comes to Matthews Studio Equipment

“This was the first time everyone got to meet before the challenge began and it really helped boost morale and excitement. Matthews went above a beyond!” Katrina Medoff &... [READ MORE]

Latest news from VMI including the new apprenticeship scheme

GTC sponsor VMI has announced the first Apprenticeship Standard for camera technicians in the UK. To find out more about this, as well as news about the latest products it has... [READ MORE]

See ARRI at NAB in April

From the set of Hollywood blockbusters to the main stage of the Coachella Music Festival, experience the incredible variety of what GTC sponsor ARRI has to offer at NAB 2020 in... [READ MORE]

Audio training from GTC sponsor Sennheiser

Did you know that GTC sponsor Sennheiser runs a range of online training courses across a range of different sound and audio techniques and equipment through the Sennheiser Academy? Coming... [READ MORE]

Stellar 1.7 and Photometrics 4.4 updates available from ARRI

GTC sponsor ARRI has released new updates for Stellar and Photometrics. Read on to find out how to get the latest versions. Stellar update 1.7 - With... [READ MORE]

A view from Top Teks – how will Coronavirus effect equipment availability?

GTC sponsor Top-Teks has considered the impact of Coronavirus on the availability of camera equipment in a recent blog. Read on to see more... Covid 19 and the effects... [READ MORE]

Joel Perkal uses MSE's Cam Tank on Runaways

Camera operator, Joel Perkal, has recently been working with GTC sponsor Matthews Studio Equipment's Cam Tank. Busy in the Camera Department for over 20 years, Joel has worked on groundbreaking series... [READ MORE]

Sony launches next-generation 4K HDR monitors in TRIMASTER series

PVM-X2400 24-inch 4K HDR professional monitor GTC sponsor Sony Electronics has announced the US launch of a new set of high-grade 4K HDR monitors from Sony’s TRIMASTER range. The PVM-X2400 (24") and... [READ MORE]

Presteigne goes for Gold

Multi-location production solution provider, and GTC sponsor, Presteigne Broadcast Hire, has joined Sports Video Group (SVG) Europe as a Gold level member. For nearly 15 years, SVG has provided support... [READ MORE]

MTF announces new distribution partnership with Sirui

GTC sponsor, MTF Broadcast Services has announced an exclusive UK distribution agreement with Sirui – designer and manafacturer of cine tripods, lenses and gimbals.  MTF has a longstanding reputation as a supplier... [READ MORE]

MTF reveals L-Mount to PL Adapter and Fujinon MK Lens Conversion Kit

Leading UK supplier to the TV and Motion Picture Industry, and GTC sponsor, MTF Broadcast Services, has announced two new lens adapter products for the popular LUMIX S1. Since the announcement... [READ MORE]

Heavy lift off for the TITAN drone from Helicopter Film Services

GTC sponsor Helicopter Filming Services recently announced that it has flown its TITAN Ultra-heavy lift drone with the SONY Venice camera and Fujinon Premista 28–100 zoom lens, opening up a whole new... [READ MORE]

Sony firmware update from Top-Teks plus BSC Expo preview

GTC sponsor, Top-Teks, has identified an issue that affects some Sony camcorder models running outdated firmware. The problem occurs during recording when the date settings become a leap day, that is... [READ MORE]

Best rigs for the Canon C500 MkII and Sony FX9

GTC sponsor Zacuto has put together some useful videos showing the best rigs using their accessories such as the flip-up trigger grips that relocate the Canon handgrip, handles with anti-twist features... [READ MORE]

New products from Kino Flo

- GTC sponsor Kino Flo announces Soft Dome light control system and new Mini Snapbag - Soft Dome light control system - Kino Flo Lighting has... [READ MORE]

Complete a Sennheiser questionnaire and collect a free gift at BSC Expo

GTC sponsor Sennheiser have put together a quick questionnaire (it should take less than 5 minutes to complete) to capture a little market feedback from industry professionals. For anyone who... [READ MORE]

New camera cover products from camRade

GTC sponsor camRade has started 2020 by adding to its product line-up! High expectations from the new Sony PXW-FX9 can be complemented with the custom camRade wetSuit for this camera.... [READ MORE]

Panasonic announces new professional camcorders

GTC sponsor Panasonic has launched three of the industry's smallest and lightest*1 4K 60p camcorders: HC-X1500, HC-X2000 and AG-CX10. Packed into a compact body to offer the mobility and portability demanded... [READ MORE]

ARRI ALEXA Mini LF and ALEXA LF updates

ALEXA Mini LFs are appearing on sets everywhere in the world now in large numbers, and more and more cinematographers are experiencing the unique large format image quality of ARRI LF cameras. ARRI... [READ MORE]

LaCie wraps ups 2019 like a Boss

GTC sponsor LaCie brought so many shiny new products to market in 2019 that it seems that something almost magical unfolded. Was it Elves? Engineers? Whatever it was, LaCie managed to... [READ MORE]

End-of-year roundup from BR Remote

4K cameras – latest - Top attraction for BR Remote at IBC was its new introduction, the latest 4K model of the CamBall camera. With 4K catching on fast, and more... [READ MORE]

Wooden Camera announces Sony FX9 accessories

GTC sponsor Wooden Camera has announced a full range of accessories compatible with the new Sony FX9 camera. Accessory kits range from Base and Advanced to Pro and include... [READ MORE]

Adamantean... actually

A Christmas message from GTC sponsor Adamantean: So Adamantean is three years old, and we cannot hide our surprise at how fast the time has passed. It is a... [READ MORE]

Matthews panel stand cranks up lights, monitors and more

GTC sponsor Matthews Studio Equipment offers yet another smart solution that makes life on set a bit more convenient. The new Panel Stand answers the need for a quick set-up stand... [READ MORE]

Kino Flo 2ft tubes fill LED niche

Kino Flo Lighting Systems has answered the calls for a new, 24-inch lightweight LED tube system you can tape next to a matte box or build into multi-tube arrays.  ... [READ MORE]

Waveform is here: NEW Kameleon EVF Pro


Panasonic introduces UE4, 8K ROI System Camera and RP60 - plus see its cameras in action

GTC sponsor Panasonic has recently launched a number of brand new products, all designed to offer practical solutions for users. Read on to find out more about them as well as more... [READ MORE]

Learn about the new Sony FX9 from Top-Teks and Neil Thompson

GTC sponsor Top-Teks recently opened their doors for a demo and presentation of the new Sony FX9. This was the first time they had the camera in their showroom for customers... [READ MORE]

Zacuto announce new E2 Cage – plus user stories

GTC sponsor Zacuto has had a very busy end to the year, announcing a new Z Cam Cage. Read on to find out about the new cage and some of the... [READ MORE]

Matthews Studio Equipment launches new, lightweight Panel Stand

Shots of Panel Stand in use from Bando Cine Korea GTC sponsor Matthews Studio Equipment recently launched its Panel Stand with new features designed to make life that little bit easier... [READ MORE]

ZEISS unveils new high-end cinematography lenses

GTC sponsor ZEISS has unveiled its new Supreme Prime Radiance lenses, an exclusive set of seven high-end cinematography lenses. Based on the high-speed ZEISS Supreme Prime lens family, they offer the benefit of... [READ MORE]

Top-Teks become TVLogic official service partners

GTC sponsor Top-Teks has officially been approved as the UK service partners for TVLogic. After extensive and in-depth training, the Top-Teks team is now fully licensed to tackle any problem you... [READ MORE]

Helicopter Film Services opts to balance carbon emissions

GTC sponsor Helicopter Film Services has announced it will commence offsetting  carbon emissions by supporting sustainability projects. “We took the decision to ‘Do the Right Thing’ because aerial filming leaves... [READ MORE]

Litepanels feature in PanaVillage at EnergaCAMERIMAGE 2019

GTC sponsor Litepanels' Gemini 2x1 Soft RGBWW LED panels will be bringing creative and colourful light to PanaVillage, a two-level exhibition space housing the Panavision family of companies at the 27th... [READ MORE]

Wooden Camera announces C500mkII accessories

  GTC sponsor Wooden Camera has announced that accessory kits and power plates for the new Canon C500mkII are now available for pre-order. Products will ship in 4 weeks. ... [READ MORE]

Rotolight secures further investment following successful Titan X2 launch

GTC sponsor Rotolight, specialists in creating advanced LED lighting for the cinematic, broadcast and photographic industries, has secured a second round of equity investment from the Development Capital team at Octopus... [READ MORE]

Alan Piper named RED Digital Cinema Managing Director for EMEA

RED Digital Cinema has announced that Alan Piper has been named managing director for EMEA. Piper, a veteran in the industry with previous experience at RED (and a longstanding friend of... [READ MORE]

Vinten trade-in deal for 'Grey' products


Rosco Laboratories releases digital swatchbook: MIXBOOK

GTC sponsor Rosco Laboratories is pleased to announce the release of MIXBOOK – the world’s first digital swatchbook. MIXBOOK, engineered by the LED lighting and colour experts at Rosco, allows filmmakers... [READ MORE]

New Intelligent Prompting monitors from Autoscript

Slimmer, Lighter, Brighter The Intelligent Prompting Advantage: Discover the advantage of upgrading to the new Intelligent Prompting series of EVO-IP and EPIC-IP monitors from GTC sponsor Autoscript. Lighter... [READ MORE]

Take 2 Films orders new TLS Vega lenses

TLS, part of GTC sponsor Procam, will be supplying Take 2 Films, a leading provider of professional digital and motion picture equipment within the film and television industry, with 15 sets... [READ MORE]

ProAV: introducing the Zhiyun Tech Weebill-S

GTC sponsor ProAV has announced that it is now stocking the WEEBIL-S Pro 3-axis stabilizer. Flexible, Smooth, Intelligent - The WEEBILL-S Pro 3-axis stabilizer easily handles mainstream mirrorless... [READ MORE]

Duncan Payne of Adamantean's reflections on IBC 2019... and other news

IBC 2019 – New cameras and a sunny disposition: For the first time in a good few years, I left the IBC networkathon with a really positive mindset.  Everything just... [READ MORE]

Introducing the Dedolight Lightstream system

Dedolight Lightstream system Using reflected light is as old as imaging. Now, using reflectors with a range of different surfaces and materials is also becoming increasingly common. Exploring the... [READ MORE]

New FreeStyle Mini LED from Kino Flo punches above its weight

Kino Flo Lighting has unveiled the Mini Panel, the company’s newest FreeStyle LED system for production lighting - The compact FreeStyle Mini LED from Kino Flo resembles the company’s... [READ MORE]

Production Gear: now stocking the Moza Slypod

MOZA Slypod: The world's first 2-in-1 motorized slider and monopod GTC sponsor Production Gear is excited to let you know that they now have the amazing new Slypod... [READ MORE]

Production Gear has moved


RaceTech upgrades fleet with close to 40 Cartoni fluid heads

Earlier this year GTC sponsor Cartoni was selected by RaceTech to provide camera supports for its Outside Broadcast fleet – a particular honour for Cartoni as RaceTech has been trusted to... [READ MORE]

Cartoni launches new products at IBC2019

GTC sponsor Cartoni had a busy IBC 2019 with plenty of new products to show off to visitors. Read on for more about its latest range as well as... [READ MORE]

VMI Superheroes raise £27,000 for landmine clearance charity

VMI and Superheroes raise £27,000 to clear landmines - GTC sponsor VMI has supported the MAG mine clearing charity since 2017 with its 'Superheroes' campaign. This year, eight... [READ MORE]

Rosco releases MAXI MIX

Rosco Laboratories releases MAXI MIX®: LED fixture and accessories allow filmmakers to create an entire wall of True Rosco Color™. After receiving a positive response to its reveal at NAB... [READ MORE]

BT chooses Ikegami as technology partner for pioneering live 8K broadcast

The Ikegami SKD-810 8K hand-held broadcast camera SHK-810 camera technology from GTC sponsor Ikegami, developed in cooperation with NHK, was chosen by BT Sport for a pioneering live 8K demonstration at IBC... [READ MORE]

Top-Teks' take on the new Sony FX9 camera

GTC sponsor Top-Teks was at IBC 2019 and has gathered together plenty of information on the new Sony FX9 camera announced at the show: Main features - The... [READ MORE]

Latest news from GTC sponsor LaCie

Photo credit: Donald Miralle Time flies when you're having SSD fun: Whether you need an ultra-fast solution to offload, review and manage files in the field (without a laptop!) or... [READ MORE]

Peli Products expands its Peli™ Air Cases range

GTC sponsor Peli Products has recently expanded its Peli™ Air Case range with the launch of the new 1745 case, specifically designed for long equipment such as tripods. All Peli Air... [READ MORE]

Blackmagic Design post-IBC 2019 update

GTC sponsor Blackmagic Design has recently been working on some exciting new products and software updates, which were showcased at IBC 2019. Just announced are the ATEM Mini live production switcher, new... [READ MORE]

News from ARRI at IBC

As well as the new Orbiter lamp, which was grabbing a lot of the headlines, GTC sponsor ARRI had plenty more to showcase at this year's IBC, not least the ARRI... [READ MORE]

Architect Live IP production @ IBC 2019 with Panasonic

GTC sponsor Panasonic is demonstrating its latest innovations in broadcast technology at IBC 2019, bringing together the best of its new generation Live IP switching solution, 8K ROI camera and 8K organic... [READ MORE]

Introducing the Titon SL from Anton Bauer

Titon SL Keep your story moving: Titon SL Lithium-ion batteries feature all the power and performance of Titon packed into a smaller, lighter form. Making Titon SL the... [READ MORE]

SmallHD unveils two new lines of 4K field monitors

GTC sponsor SmallHD has announced two lines of new 4K monitors under the family name Small4K: the HDR Vision Series and the Cine Series. Both lines will be available in 13&rdquo... [READ MORE]

See Clear-Com at IBC

GTC sponsor Clear-Com has many new and exciting things happening at this year's IBC, which they can't wait to share with you. From new product announcements, to a live racing simulator... [READ MORE]

Wooden Camera: new products at IBC

GTC Sponsor Wooden Camera is excited to announce several new items available to preview at the IBC 2019 show. Notable new gear includes accessories for the BMPCC6K and Alexa Mini LF... [READ MORE]

New Dionic 26V Gold Mount Plus battery from Anton Bauer

High-powered, versatile, mobile - Production Power: DIONIC 26V batteries are the perfect solution to run the power-hungry devices needed for today’s demanding cinematography standards.  Power multi-function creative... [READ MORE]

Teradek Orbit: zero-delay, wireless 4K video for broadcast and live production

GTC sponsor Teradek is leading the charge to introduce zero-delay wireless video technology to the broadcast, live production and ProAV markets with Orbit, the world’s first zero-delay wireless video system that transmits... [READ MORE]

Unlock new MIX features with the 2.0 update

  -   - MIX 2.0 upgrades include: - 50 new True Rosco Colors in Gel Mode New XY Mode that... [READ MORE]

See TLS at IBC2019

GTC sponsor TLS will be exhibiting at IBC between 13–17 September - If you're heading over to IBC Amsterdam this week, be sure to stop by Booth 12.G61 to... [READ MORE]

Explore the new Orbiter lamp from ARRI

The ultra-bright LED point source with a variety of optics - All systems in Orbiter are completely new and designed with versatility in mind. With its changeable optics, Orbiter... [READ MORE]

SmallHD launches camera control for RED DSMC2 on Cine 7 monitors

Creative Solutions is adding even more functionality for cinematographers to their powerful SmallHD Cine 7 line of on-camera touchscreen monitors. Now available for purchase, this new software licence enables real-time configuration... [READ MORE]

Introducing Titan X2: A new era of cinematic lighting

See more about Titan and other Rotolight products: [READ MORE]

RED adds latest sensor options to RANGER camera system

GTC sponsor RED DIGITAL CINEMA® has announced that its award-winning HELIUM® 8K S35 and GEMINI® 5K S35 sensors will be incorporated into the RED RANGER® camera ecosystem. These two new alternative... [READ MORE]

MSE to showcase innovative new products at IBC2019

ROCK n' ROLLER WHEELS™– GTC sponsor Matthews has upgraded its wheels to work on the toughest surfaces! ROCK n' ROLLER WHEELS™ pair perfectly with the Monitor Stand II allowing video assistants to set... [READ MORE]

Miller to launch CiNX at IBC 2019

GTC sponsor Miller Tripods, a leader in the production of innovative camera support solutions, will be introducing its new line of CiNX Fluid Heads at this year's IBC. Available in three... [READ MORE]

Ikegami UHK-430 4K camera chosen for award-winning EVI project

Image shows Mike Christmann, Professor of Media Technology at RheinMain University of Applied Sciences (mid-right) and EVI Project team colleagues with  Ikegami UHK-430 HDR camera RheinMain University of Applied Sciences... [READ MORE]

True Rosco Color™ - unique colours with MIX® LED Technology

GTC sponsor Rosco has come up with an unique gel colour range to help expand the filmmaker's colour palette, all accessed via the the myMIX App. It is a wellknown fact... [READ MORE]

Pre-IBC news from Panasonic

Above image: Creating a centralised production environment GTC sponsor Panasonic will be at IBC from 13–17 September at RAI Amsterdam. Located in Hall 11, Stand C45 the team will be demonstrating latest products... [READ MORE]

Cartoni to debut new products at IBC

Above: the RED LOCK tripod   GTC sponsor Cartoni, the Italian provider of premium camera supports for the broadcast, film and pro-video industries, has announced a whole new range... [READ MORE]

The GTC is pleased to announce MSE as a new sponsor company

The GTC is delighted to announce that Matthews Studio Equipment (MSE) has recently joined the list of GTC sponsor companies, with whom we are pleased to work. MSE is a... [READ MORE]

Latest news from VMI - with former GTC Chair Brian Rose interviewing Barry Bassett

As they gear up for their Superheroes sponsored cycle ride to Amsterdam in aid of the MAG mine clearing charity, GTC sponsor VMI has issued a round-up of all the exciting... [READ MORE]

MTF announces exclusive distribution agreement with Kinotehnik

GTC sponsor MTF Broadcast Services has announced a brand new and exclusive UK distribution agreement with award-winning LED lighting manufacturer, Kinotehnik. Founded by Tõnis Liivamägi in 2005, Kinotehnik products were created... [READ MORE]

Capturing conflict and shooting stars with Anton/Bauer batteries

Batteries from GTC sponsor Anton/Bauer (part of the Vitec Group) have been tested to the extreme in a whole range of locations in recent months. Renowned for their reliability even in the... [READ MORE]

Camera Corps introduce new Qx robotic camera

From reality series to entertainment shows and international sporting events, GTC sponsor Camera Corps’ broadcast technology captures all those exciting television moments loved by audiences. Just launched is its Qx Robotic Camera... [READ MORE]

News from Blackmagic – post production and camera update

It’s been a busy summer for GTC sponsor Blackmagic, working hard to bring new products to its customers. Just launched is the brand new Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera 6K with EF... [READ MORE]

Cartoni announces winners in 'Win an SDS tripod' competition

Runner-up Keaton Bowlby who wins a Cartoni Monopod GTC sponsor Cartoni has announced the winners in its 'Win an SDS Tripod' competition, which drew entries from the United States, Europe, Africa, and... [READ MORE]

Tiffen to show new products at IBC 2019

GTC Sponsor Tiffen will be showcasing its newest products at this year's IBC. The Expo runs from 13 to 17 September at RAI Amsterdam and Tiffen will be in Hall 11 on... [READ MORE]

A news desk lighting solution from Rosco every anchor will sign off on

The benefits of GTC sponsor Rosco's RoscoLED® Tape VariWhite are examined in the company's latest blog by guest author, lighting designer Adrian Goldberg. He explores how the natural effect the LED... [READ MORE]

ProAV becomes UK RED Digital Cinema distributor

GTC sponsor Proactive UK Ltd (ProAV) recently announced its appointment as a reseller for all RED Digital Cinema products within the UK and Ireland. ProAV was established... [READ MORE]

Top-Teks showcases Blackmagic's 6K Pocket Cinema Camera

GTC sponsor Blackmagic recently live streamed its new Blackmagic 6K Pocket Cinema Camera, the upgrade to its previous 4K version, which promises deeper colours, greater image detail and high-end features.... [READ MORE]

Version 2 supports lighting crews with low energy solutions

GTC sponsor Version 2 (V2) is supporting a growing number of crews with low energy solutions, both in the studio and on location.  Working with a number of leading lighting... [READ MORE]

Take 2 invests in RED RANGERs

GTC sponsor Take 2 Films has announced it has added the RED RANGER with MONSTRO 8K VV sensor to its large-format portfolio. Currently the sole hire facility in the UK to... [READ MORE]

BR Remote to introduce new weatherproof AC180 camera at IBC

BR Remote's CamBall4 (above left) and the new AC180 (above right) GTC sponsor BR Remote Ltd has revealed record turnover in the last 12 months from sales of remote... [READ MORE]

Update available for ARRI's Stellar 1.5

Get ready to sync and share with GTC sponsor ARRI's new Stellar version 1.5. The upgrade incorporates brand new features enabling more collaboration between users. Live Sync BETA &ndash... [READ MORE]

Experience ARRI at IBC 2019

GTC sponsor ARRI will be welcoming visitors to its stand at IBC in Amsterdam from 13–17 September where attendees will be invited to experience all its latest technology and breathtaking showreels. ARRI... [READ MORE]

Ikegami to demonstrate new master monitor for HLM-60 series at IBC

Ikegami HQLM-3125X  - GTC sponsor Ikegami has released the HQLM-3125X – a 31-inch, 4K-UHD master-grade monitor with a 4096×2160 pixel 10-bit resolution and high brightness (1000 candela per square... [READ MORE]

Ikegami to demo 4K MoIP Gateway Module for UHK-430 Camera at IBC 2019

GTC sponsor Ikegami, a leader in HD and UHD cameras and production equipment for television content creators and broadcasters, will be introducing a 4K Media-over-IP gateway for the UHK-430 studio camera... [READ MORE]

Product news from Matthews Studio Equipment

The aim of GTC sponsor Matthews Studio Equipment's (MSE) is to help grips, electricians and filmmakers in general to solve everyday problems encountered on set. When it comes to rigging lights, it works... [READ MORE]

Leave the laptop at home with LaCie's DJI Copilot

It doesn’t always make sense to lug around a laptop just to view footage and make quick backups during an excursion. Marc Aflalo provides a detailed look at GTC sponsor LaCie's... [READ MORE]

Dedolight expands the Lightstream range

GTC sponsor Dedolight has recently introduced two new Parallel Beam attachments, bringing the total number in the family to 14. Each focusing Dedolight model, from the tiny DLED2 to 150W classics... [READ MORE]

VMI takes environmental strides forward

See more about GTC sponsor VMI: [READ MORE]

News from Top Teks – Sony firmware upgrade and a job opportunity!

GTC sponsor Top-Teks reports on the recent announcement from Sony that its HXR-NX80 and PXW-Z90 models are to receive new live streaming capabilities via a free upgrade. The 4K HDR camcorders... [READ MORE]

The GTC is very sad to hear of the passing of MSE President Ed Phillips

The GTC is very sad to hear that film industry pioneer Ed Phillips, who helped kickstart GTC sponsor Matthews Studio Equipment in 1969 and presided as President for nearly 50 years... [READ MORE]

Polecam offers PSP System bundle packages

GTC sponsor Polecam is known for its no-fuss, single operator, broadcast spec camera crane with a modular configuration, providing operators with the flexibility and option to fly any of the leading... [READ MORE]

Rosco's MIX now available to rent

GTC sponsor Rosco is inviting filmmakers to try out its MIX technology by making it available from local rental suppliers. DMG Lumière by Rosco's MIX technology has changed how filmmakers create... [READ MORE]

Presteigne Broadcast Hire now has 25 Grass Valley LDX 86N cameras for hire

GTC sponsor Presteigne Broadcast Hire has recently taken delivery of 25 Grass Valley LDX 86N cameras. These fantastic cameras can shoot HD, 4K and high frame rate (HFR) and are... [READ MORE]

Production Gear congratulate Johan Hellsten on his GTC Award


The GTC is pleased to welcome Dedo Weigert Film GmbH as a new sponsor company

The GTC is delighted to announce that Dedolight has recently joined the list of GTC sponsor companies. For many years the company's Founder Dedo Weigert worked as a DoP on film projects... [READ MORE]

RED releases new DSMC2 Gemini Kit

GTC sponsor RED DIGITAL CINEMA® has introduced a new DSMC2® GEMINI® Kit offering a comprehensive solution for cinematographers shooting in a variety of environments. At the heart of the new... [READ MORE]

Europe’s Helicopter Film Services launches Typhon2

GTC sponsor Helicopter Film Services (HFS) recently launched the Typhon2 six-camera array, which incorporates six RED Helium cameras mounted in a Shotover K1 6-Axis stabilised system gimbal. This new array is... [READ MORE]

Introducing Polecam's new AutoPod (V2)

GTC sponsor Polecam's new AutoPod (V2) continues its aim to provide a “platform” which is a remotely operated programmable telescopic elevation unit for use with rigs, cranes, PTZ, remote heads, cameras, teleprompters... [READ MORE]

Procam forms strategic partnership with overseas hire facilities

GTC sponsor Procam is broadening its global footprint through strategic partnerships with two overseas film and TV hire facilities – VA Hire in Sydney and Melbourne, Australia and Inspired Image in Vancouver, Toronto... [READ MORE]

True Rosco Color™ makes a difference on set

It's now a year on from the launch of GTC sponsor Rosco's DMG Lumière MIX® LED Technology. Filmmakers have appreciated how the technology has helped solve the problem of inconsistency between... [READ MORE]

SmallHD's new 13 and 17-inch monitors on display at Cine Gear Expo 2019

Following the positive reception to its 5- and 7-inch on-camera monitors with built-in Teradek receivers, GTC sponsor SmallHD has now added 13-inch and 17-inch monitors to its wireless connectivity line-up. The... [READ MORE]

Wooden Camera announces the Director's Monitor Cage v3

GTC sponsor Wooden Camera has introduced the Director’s Monitor Cage v3, a major update to the previous design, with new user-friendly functions and a reduction in weight. The Director's Monitor Cage... [READ MORE]

Vocas introduces new diopter holder at Cine Gear Expo 2019

GTC sponsor Vocas has developed a dedicated diopter holder that allows users to take full advantage of the variety of diopters available on the market from manufacturers such as Tiffen. Vistors... [READ MORE]

The new SPORT 200 HD tripod from Cartoni is out and about

GTC sponsor Cartoni have been busy recently with their brand new SPORT 200 HD tripods. Not only did these have a presence at Cannes Film Festival, where the Master 65 head... [READ MORE]

Vislink Technologies HCAM-ULRX – the industry's lowest latency wireless video solution

GTC Sponsor Vislink Technologies’ newest low-latency HCAM 4K UHD transmitter and UltraReceiver (ULRX-LD) wireless camera solution offers single-frame end-to-end capabilities for broadcast sports and major entertainment event coverage applications. When used... [READ MORE]

Ikegami introduces Media-over-IP interface for CCU-430 camera control unit

GTC sponsor Ikegami, a leader in HD and UHD cameras and production equipment for television content creators and broadcasters, is expanding its range of support options with a slot-in Media-over-IP interface... [READ MORE]

Tiffen launches new Steadicam M-2 at Cine Gear

GTC sponsor The Tiffen Company, a leading manufacturer of imaging accessories for the consumer/professional imaging and the motion picture and broadcast television industries, has announced it will debut and demonstrate the... [READ MORE]

Helios Tubes: three tubes, endless possibilities

Three tubes, endless lighting possibilities...: Available from GTC sponsor Production Gear: Pixel Tube AX1 - AX1 is a powerful pixel controllable LED RGBW baton that can... [READ MORE]

See P and S Technik at Cine Gear

: GTC sponsor P+S Technik is proud to present its new TECHNOVISION Classic 1.5X anamorphic lenses for Full Frame and more. See the new lenses at Cine Gear on booth #83!... [READ MORE]

New hire kit from VMI

3rd Phantom arrives It... [READ MORE]

New Cartoni products launched at NAB

GTC sponsor Cartoni announced several new products at NAB 2019 New Sports 200 heavy-duty tripod legs - The new Sports 200 is a revolutionary set of tripod legs... [READ MORE]

RED announces 8K realtime software

RED R3D®  SDK for NVIDIA CUDA-ACCELERATED Workflow - GTC sponsor RED Digital Cinema® has released RED R3D® SDK and accompanying REDCINE-X PRO® software with accelerated decode and debayering on NVIDIA... [READ MORE]

New ZEISS Otus 1.4/100 DSLR lens

- ZEISS adds a tele focal length to its line of lenses for full-frame DSLR cameras from Canon or Nikon With the Otus 1.4/100, GTC... [READ MORE]

Best of NAB Show award for Vislink

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AJA news from NAB 2019

Ki Pro GO Multi-Channel H.264 Recorder/Player: GTC sponsors AJA Video Systems announced several new products at NAB including the latest addition to its Ki Pro family, Ki Pro GO... [READ MORE]

Vislink: Integrated transmitters for Sony and Grass Valley cameras

- Vislink wireless transmitter integrated into cameras from Sony and Grass Valley - GTC sponsor Vislink Technologies has announced that its INCAM built-in wireless transmitter is now being incorporated directly... [READ MORE]

SmallHD: new monitors announced at NAB 2019

In addition to the FOCUS 7 Bolt 500 RX 7-inch HD touchscreen wireless monitor with built-in Teradek receiver announced ahead of NAB, GTC sponsor SmallHD has also introduced several other... [READ MORE]

Teradek unveils zero-delay 4K wireless video transmission system

GTC sponsor Teradek has announced the revolutionary Bolt 4K, defining a whole new category of wireless video systems. The groundbreaking technology, found exclusively inside Bolt 4K, offers 8x the reliability of... [READ MORE]

Also announced at NAB: Teradek entry-level Ace 500 wireless video system

GTC sponsor Teradek also introduced at NAB the Ace 500, an affordable zero-delay wireless video system for budget-conscious videographers. Built with the same reliable wireless technology found in the industry-standard Bolt... [READ MORE]

LaCie announce two new products at NAB

At the 2019 NAB Show, GTC sponsor LaCie, the premium brand from Seagate Technology, announced two new storage solutions for creative professionals and prosumers. The new LaCie® Rugged® RAID Shuttle and... [READ MORE]

Blackmagic Design news from NAB

NAB 2019 Update - For those interested in cutting-edge live production and mixer solutions, GTC sponsor Blackmagic Design has introduced a brand new 8K range of products (including the... [READ MORE]

Anton Bauer announces the new Titon battery system

  Runs cameras, lights, monitors and more. Available in Gold Mount® and V-Mount. ... [READ MORE]

bebob and ARRI introduce new 24V mount

World debut at NAB Show in Las Vegas: bebob and ARRI present cameras and batteries with new B-Mount battery interface - Munich battery manufacturer bebob and ARRI have... [READ MORE]

New! Canon XA40, 50 and 55 camcorders

GTC sponsor Canon has released three new 4K camcorders, bringing convenient 4K recording across its line-up of professional fixed-lens camcorders. For rich accurate colours, advanced and intelligent automatic functions and high-quality... [READ MORE]

New – Litepanels Gemini 1x1 Soft LED Panel


Vislink Technologies announces major global repositioning of its brands

GTC sponsor Vislink Technologies, Inc, whose IMT and Vislink brands are recognized as global leaders in the development and distribution of advanced communications solutions has announced a global repositioning to the worldwide market.... [READ MORE]

True Lens Services at NAB 2019

GTC sponsor True Lens Services (TLS) is looking forward to welcoming you at the NAB Show in Las Vegas from 8–11 April. Visitors will be able to find TLS at Booth... [READ MORE]

Fujifilm launches 8–1000mm range 4K zoom

Several groundbreaking lenses will debut at this year’s NAB Show for the Optical Devices Division of FUJIFILM Corporation. Exhibiting in Booth #C7225, the company will introduce three new lenses within its highly regarded... [READ MORE]

New product: DMG Lumière MAXI MIX

The newest light featuring the DMG Lumiere award-winning MIX® LED technology is MAXI MIX. Featuring the same proprietary combination of Red, Green, Lime, Amber, White and Blue emitters as the MINI... [READ MORE]

Teradek unveils its next generation of wireless lens control devices

GTC sponsor Teradek has unveiled its much anticipated next-generation ecosystem for Teradek RT wireless lens control, debuting two new devices and an iOS app. CTRL.3, a three-axis controller, and MDR.X... [READ MORE]

Wooden Camera – new Shoulder Rig V3

GTC sponsor Wooden Camera has announced the Shoulder Rig v3, a major update to its popular Shoulder Rig at a lower price point: now only $499 for the Base and $995... [READ MORE]

Miller to present new tripod and head lineup at NAB

: GTC sponsor Miller, a leader in the production of innovative camera support solutions, will showcase a full lineup of new products at NAB 2019 (Booth C8721), including the 75 Sprinter... [READ MORE]

Lighting rental specialists Version 2 unveil new Lamp Rack System

Created by the Version 2 in-house Technical Team, the new Lamp Racks offer gaffers and lighting directors the ability to specify custom -built, transportable equipment packages. Modular design -... [READ MORE]

New Fujifilm/FUJINON full frame zoom lenses

Fujifilm/FUJINON debuts Premista lenses for large format cinema cameras - FUJINON Premista 28–100mm T2.9 and 80–250mm T2.9–3.5 FUJIFILM Corporation has unveiled the new Premista series of cinema zoom... [READ MORE]

Atomos Shinobi 4K monitor

Atomos Shinobi SDI super lightweight 5" 4K monitor - GTC sponsor ProAV can now offer the super-lightweight Shinobi SDI monitor. It is the go-everywhere professional 5” HD-SDI and 4K... [READ MORE]

ARRI announces new ALEXA Mini LF

GTC sponsor ARRI has unveiled a new large format camera, the ALEXA Mini LF. Combining the compact size and low weight of the popular ALEXA Mini with the large-format ALEXA LF... [READ MORE]

The new Polecam SkyJib

Polecam introduces new lightweight jib - SkyJib is an overhead truss-mounted super lightweight remote-controlled camera crane system, bringing unique 360-degree capable uninterrupted 4K, UHD, HD or Hi-Motion camera shots.... [READ MORE]

Clearcom smart IP solutions

Smart IP solutions from Clear-Com - GTC sponsor Clear-Com is committed to delivering the best experience with an IP-based intercom solution. From the flexible LQ modules that allow IP... [READ MORE]

Three reasons to choose Rosco Chroma Key green paint

Purely green pigments Single-source pigments ensure no surprises in post-production. Paints that are mixed-to-match a green screen, for example, can result in a noisy green channel, making it more difficult... [READ MORE]

SmallHD 7" Wireless Monitor

SmallHD's first 7" touchscreen wireless monitor/receiver - SmallHD introduces the FOCUS 7 Bolt 500 RX 7-inch HD touchscreen wireless monitor with a Teradek receiver built right in. Featuring a... [READ MORE]

Ikegami announce HDR Support

Ikegami Electronics HDR support option for HLM-60 monitors - Ikegami, a leader in HD and UHD cameras and production equipment for television content creators and broadcasters, has announced that... [READ MORE]

Luminys introduces high speed LED

- Luminys LED Table Top Sun delivers high intensity, full-spectrum, flicker-free light, all on standard house power - Luminys Systems Corp., the leading developer and manufacturer of ultra-high-intensity... [READ MORE]

Rosco DMG Flicker Free LED Soft Light

Rosco DMG Lumière MAXI Switch Soft Light - Cinematographer Chris Vanderschaaf specialises in high-speed video and has been seeking an LED light source that could keep up with the... [READ MORE]

New cameras available from Production Gear

  - GTC sponsor Production Gear has announced three new cameras coming soon: URSA Mini Pro G2 - The new URSA Mini Pro 4.6K G2... [READ MORE]

Walk-in Repair Service launched at Top-Teks

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SmallHD introduces new 7” Touchscreen Monitor

GTC sponsor SmallHD has unveiled its first 7-inch touchscreen monitor, the FOCUS 7. Modelled after the 5-inch FOCUS, it is designed for use with low-profile camera setups. Daylight-viewable, the FOCUS 7... [READ MORE]

Wooden Camera's VX Skateboard Camera Mic available on pre-order

VX Skateboard Camera Mic is now available for pre-order!  - The Wooden Camera VX Skateboard Camera Mic ($299) is a recreation of the Sony VX1000 microphone for use on... [READ MORE]

News from Panasonic Broadcast & ProAV

Introducing the AG-CX350 - The CX350 is the first in a series that is set to combine advanced connectivity functionality with high-end image production for applications including broadcast, live... [READ MORE]

Last chance to apply - camera technician post at VMI

VMI is hiring: GTC sponsor VMI is looking to fill a post for a camera technician immediately. Do you have what it takes to join the busy VMI team at their... [READ MORE]

Latest battery news from IDX

IPL batteries: Hot swappable for constant power  Historically power is taken from linked batteries simultaneously, so filming must stop when the capacity has been used. With the new... [READ MORE]

Lighting hire specialist Version 2 appoints Laura Byrne as new account manager

GTC sponsor lighting rental specialist Version 2 has appointed Laura Byrne to its account management team. Laura brings a wealth of experience from the Film, TV Drama, Commercial and Music... [READ MORE]

Litepanels Gemini 2x1 – DoPchoice SNAPBAG® offer

  GTC sponsor Litepanels (part of the Vitec Group) has introduced three new accessories for its award-winning Gemini 2x1 LED Soft panel – a dual battery bracket for either Gold... [READ MORE]

Atomos Shinobi 5" HDMI monitor available from Production Gear

Go anywhere and see everything exactly how you want it with the Atomos Shinobi – a high brightness 1000nit 5-inch HDMI monitor that’s perfect for vloggers, creatives and photographers.  Shinobi... [READ MORE]

ROSCO LED soft lights for broadcast studios

Available in five different sizes, the Silk family of LED soft lights from GTC sponsor ROSCO provides uncompromising light output while offering unprecedented control. All Rosco Silk fixtures produce high TLCI... [READ MORE]

TLS Vega lenses make their debut at BSC Expo

At the BSC Expo in Battersea, London GTC sponsor TLS showcased a selection of their best-known rehoused lenses. Attendees got an up-close look at some TLS favourites, including the... [READ MORE]

Panasonic opens future gazing UK customer experience centre

Panasonic Business has opened the doors to its new Customer Experience Centre in Bracknell, showcasing its range of cutting edge B2B solutions both physically and virtually. Situated at the new... [READ MORE]

Wooden Camera announces Zip Box Pro mattebox

GTC sponsor Wooden Camera announce a new range of matteboxes. The Zip Box Pro is a lightweight, professional mattebox with diverse feature set, at an affordable price. Positioned as... [READ MORE]

Agile Remote Cameras’ PTZ protocol included in latest software from disguise

Version r15.2 of disguise's latest software now includes integrations with GTC sponsor Agile Remote Cameras’ range of PTZ cameras, enabling live video feeds from the discreet PTZ cameras to be used... [READ MORE]

Ikegami to show latest 4K and HD product range at CABSAT 2019

GTC sponsor Ikegami, a leader in advanced cameras and production equipment for television content producers and broadcasters, will demonstrate the latest additions to its product range at CABSAT, 12–14 March... [READ MORE]

Sachtler and Vinten's flowtech100 groundspreader now available

Breaking fast-moving news stories in the dynamic and diverse Asia region, AsiaWorks’ ENG crews face challenging situations every day. Perfect for putting GTC sponsors Sachtler and Vinten's (both part of the... [READ MORE]

In memory of P+S Technik founder Alfred Piffl

The GTC was very saddened to hear of the passing of Alfred Piffl, founder of GTC sponsor P+S Technik. Alfred sadly and unexpectedly passed away on Sunday 6 January 2019.... [READ MORE]

BR Remote's most competitive camera yet...

GTC sponsor BR Remote has responded to customer demand with a brand new camera. CamBall Lite is an indoors-only model in the CamBall PTZ camera range – and comes at a... [READ MORE]

A durable green screen from Rosco for your next dynamic shoot

When TA Films began shooting basketball footage for a collegiate conference in the United States, the Big South, their fabric green screen was no match against the dynamic moves of the... [READ MORE]

RED introduces the DSMC2 Ultra-Brite LCD monitor

GTC sponsor RED has announced its newest monitor – the RED® DSMC2 Touch 7.0” Ultra-Brite LCD Monitor. Designed to provide a high-definition viewing experience, the monitor offers the following features: a... [READ MORE]

ZEISS cinematography lenses on show at BSC Expo

Whether shooting a commercial where exquisite colour rendition and high contrast are key, or a tense, dramatic sequence in low-light situations for a feature film, GTC sponsor ZEISS offers a selection of... [READ MORE]

News round-up from VMI

GTC sponsor VMI had a busy 2018 supplying camera equipment for 17 drama series, five natural history series, plus a number of features, promos, commercials, corporates and feature films. Now the... [READ MORE]

Litepanels and Anton Bauer - BSC Expo preview

GTC sponsors Litepanels and Anton Bauer (part of The Vitec Group) will both have a presence on The Vitec Group's stand at this year's BSC Expo on 1 and 2 February... [READ MORE]

Top-Teks at BSC Expo 2019

Top-Teks is pleased to announce the products it will be showcasing at BSC Expo. On display will be Sony VENICE, Zeiss Supreme Prime Lenses, Virtual Reality cameras Obsidian R + S and the... [READ MORE]

NiSi F3 lens range now available from MTF

GTC sponsor MTF Services is pleased to announce that the wait for NiSi F3 full-frame lenses is now over! Since news of their development was released in 2018, these exceptional lenses are... [READ MORE]

Latest products from Tiffen at BSC Expo 2019

Jerry Holway, one of the Steadicam design team and top trainer with M-1 rig fitted with Volt horizon stabiliser GTC sponsor Tiffen, leading manufacturer of imaging products for the motion picture... [READ MORE]

Cirro Lite to showcase new technologies at this year's BSC Expo

GTC sponsor Cirro Lite are bringing a whole array of new technologies to this year's BSC Expo, taking place 1–2 February at Battersea Evolution, London.  New 12,500 fps high-speed camera... [READ MORE]

Happy New Year from Top-Teks!

GTC sponsor Top-Teks have some new additions for 2019 and are inviting customers to pop into their showroom to see what's in store. Read on for a sneak preview. Canon... [READ MORE]

Goodbye 2018 and welcome to 2019 with Panasonic

With 2018 now at an end, GTC sponsor Panasonic reminds us of some of its highlights of the year before taking a look at what's in store for 2019.... [READ MORE]

Career-starting opportunities at VMI

GTC sponsor VMI has some advice (and opportunities) for recent graduates who have yet to secure a permanent job and are looking to boost their skills to find an alternative route... [READ MORE]

Rotolight wins two more accolades for product innovation

Award-winning LED lighting manufacturer and GTC sponsor, Rotolight, have announced that they have been recognised twice more for industry-leading product innovation. Both their revolutionary studio light, Anova PRO 2, and ultra-portable... [READ MORE]

News from ARRI – the launch of Stellar

Ready for complete control - Introducing Stellar – the final link in a complete ecosystem of advanced lighting control products from GTC sponsor ARRI. The SkyPanel features Art-Net... [READ MORE]

Clear-Com FreeSpeak II performs flawlessly for Garth Brooks at Notre Dame

Garth Brooks made history on 20 October 2018 by providing the first non-football event to be held at the University of Notre Dame’s famed Notre Dame Stadium in Indiana. The in-the-round... [READ MORE]

What's new from LaCie for 2019

As this year comes to an end, GTC sponsor LaCie looks ahead to 2019 with a list of five key products/opportunities to tempt you. Read on to find out more. 1... [READ MORE]

RED Digital Cinema simplifies camera line-up with new DSMC2 DRAGON-X

GTC sponsor RED Digital Cinema recently announced it is further simplifying its product portfolio with the availability of the DSMC2® DRAGON-X™ 5K S35 camera. The arrival of the DSMC2 Production Module... [READ MORE]

Win a DJI Copilot from GTC sponsor LaCie

New GTC sponsor LaCie has offered GTC members a fantastic chance to win a DJI Copilot drive: To enter, simply answer this question: How many hours of... [READ MORE]

IDX promotion offers a free charger

GTC sponsor IDX is offering a VL-2X free-of-charge when two of its E-HL10DS batteries are purchased – while promotional stocks last. The E-HL10DS from IDX is a cost-effective solution for... [READ MORE]

The GTC welcomes LaCie as our latest new sponsor company

The GTC is deligheted to announce that Seagate brand LaCie has recently become a GTC sponsor company. Michael Eyraud, LaCie Channel Manager UK & Ireland, will be our sponsor contact... [READ MORE]

ARRI Rental launches DNA lenses for ALEXA LF

Inspired by creative collaborations with top cinematographers, GTC sponsor ARRI Rental’s exclusive DNA lenses will soon become available specifically for the ALEXA LF full-frame format. The new DNA LF lenses... [READ MORE]

First Steadicam Gold Workshop held in Japan

This October saw an important first-time event in Japan, the very first Steadicam Gold Workshop from GTC sponsor Tiffen. The location was a sports resort about two and a half hours... [READ MORE]

The GTC is delighted to welcome Version 2 Lights as a sponsor company

The GTC is delighted to announce that Version 2 Lights has recently joined our list of sponsor companies. Version 2, is a lighting rental company supplying the broadcast and event... [READ MORE]

Vitec Creative Solutions acquires Amimon

Creative Solutions, a division of The Vitec Group plc, is pleased to announce the acquisition of Amimon Inc., a wireless video technology provider. Amimon is the innovative company whose proprietary technology... [READ MORE]

Garrett Brown takes his 'Moving Camera' presentation to Japan

Steadicam inventor Garrett Brown (a former GTC TiCA winner) recently gave his renowned 'Moving Camera' lecture for the first time ever in Japan. In the talk, Garrett Brown focuses on the... [READ MORE]

Marvel-Netflix creates New York City on set with Rosco SoftDrops

The Marvel-Netflix shows Jessica Jones, Luke Cage, and Iron Fist have two things in common – they’re all set in New York City and they all used GTC sponsor Rosco's SoftDrops® to create... [READ MORE]

RED camera users purchase 136 Litepanels Gemini 2x1 soft panels

GTC sponsor Litepanels (part of  the Vitec Group) have announced that RED camera users have recently purchased 136 Gemini 2x1 soft panels, along with countless Gemini accessories, through a co-ordinated group buy organised... [READ MORE]

The GTC is delighted to welcome Wooden Camera as sponsors

The GTC is delighted to announce that Wooden Camera (part of the Vitec Group) has recently joined as a GTC sponsor company. ... [READ MORE]

Latest LCA products for Film and Broadcast

GTC sponsor Lights Camera Action (LCA) rounds up some of the recent additions to its extensive range. Read on below to find out more. Mix from DMG Lumiere and Rosco -... [READ MORE]

MIX: Proud winner of the 2018 cinecAward for Lighting Engineering

Proud Winner of the 2018 cinecAward for Lighting Engineering   Presented at the Cinec International Trade Fair in Munich, Germany, the cinecAwards recognise innovative, trendsetting products and developments in... [READ MORE]

MTF Services unveils world's first Canon EOS R mount adapters

GTC sponsor MTF Services has announced another world-first as the premium lens adapter manufacturer debuts the very first, third-party adapters for Canon’s new full-frame mirrorless camera system, the EOS R.... [READ MORE]

Ikegami sees growing interest in High Dynamic Range television production

GTC sponsor Ikegami, a leader in advanced cameras and production equipment for television content producers and broadcasters, reports rapidly growing interest in high dynamic range (HDR) production equipment among delegates... [READ MORE]

Portaprompt's round-up of IBC 2018

GTC sponsor Portaprompt enjoyed a very busy IBC 2018 in Amsterdam. An array of products from their professional prompting range were on display on the stand, including: ... [READ MORE]

FUJINON Cabrio 20–12mm zoom now available without servo

The Optical Devices Division of GTC sponsor FUJIFILM has recently introduced a new version of its popular FUJINON XK6x20 zoom (better known as the Cabrio 20–120mm) without the servo drive motor.... [READ MORE]

New guides from VMI – E-mount lenses, Phantom and more

GTC sponsor VMI shares some of its latest blogs covering a number of topics from slow motion photography to flight-safe batteries. Read on to find out more. Slow motion &ndash... [READ MORE]

IBC 2018 highlights from Vislink

GTC sponsor Vislink had a lot to shout about at this year's IBC in Amsterdam. A fresh new look to the stand provided the perfect opportunity to demonstrate the benefits of the... [READ MORE]

Production Gear reviews the newest products from IBC 2018

Last week GTC sponsor Production Gear packed its cases and headed out to Amsterdam for the annual pilgrimage that is the IBC trade show and convention. IBC is Europe's largest trade show... [READ MORE]

ARRI Camera Systems IBC 2018 highlights

ARRI Camera Systems had an array of their latest products on display at IBC 2018. Lightweight matte box LMB 6x6 - Choose flexibility – with the new... [READ MORE]

Rosco Braq Cubes – modern studio lighting for a classic space

GTC sponsor Rosco’s Braq Cube® WNC LED fixtures have been selected to provide the key light for City Hall in Houston. Constructed in the 1930s, City Hall boasts a classic architectural... [READ MORE]

Rotolight offers Fujifilm shooters ultimate flexibility

Award-winning British LED lighting manufacturer and GTC sponsor, Rotolight, has announced the launch of a High Speed Sync (HSS) transmitter optimised for Fujifilm camera systems, in collaboration with Elinchrom. As one... [READ MORE]

Panasonic presents its pathway to live production at IBC 2018

GTC sponsor Panasonic Business has showcased its range of innovative products and technologies suited to broadcast, live events and corporate users at IBC 2018. Under the slogan of Live. Sports. Entertainment.... [READ MORE]

New from Canon – the XF705 Professional Camcorder

The new Canon XF705 Professional Camcorder - The XF705 Professional Camcorder offers an outstanding combination of 4K UHD image quality, features and functionality in a compact, portable design ideally... [READ MORE]

New products from P+S Technik at IBC 2018

Firstlight Evolution 2X 32mm - - P+S Technik are proud to present the first beautiful images of the wide angle Evolution 2X 32mm: [READ MORE]

SmallHD updates wireless monitor lineup with FOCUS Bolt RX Teradek-compatible receiver

SmallHD (part of the Vitec Group) has added to its 5-inch wireless monitor transmitter and receiver lineup with the FOCUS Bolt RX receiver, capable of receiving full HD video wirelessly, not... [READ MORE]

See MIX at IBC: Booth 12 E37

Complete colour control in the palm of your hand. The patent-pending MIX technology is the first to bring true Rosco colour to cutting-edge LED fixtures. The myMIX app... [READ MORE]

New lenses from FUJIFILM announced at IBC

UA70x8.7BESM field lens - The Optical Devices Division of FUJIFILM will introduce the 4K UA70x8.7BESM field lens during IBC2018, in addition to two 46x lenses (see below). The UA... [READ MORE]

Canon unveils UHD DIGISUPER 122 with 8.2–2000mm range and also CJ25ex7.6B

GTC sponsor Canon has announced its flagship field zoom broadcast lens, the UHD DIGISUPER 122, which Canon claims can deliver both the world’s widest angle and world's longest focal length &ndash... [READ MORE]

VMI Superheroes complete their ride to Amsterdam

The 'Superheroes' from GTC sponsor VMI have complete their marathon bike ride to Amsterdam (ahead of IBC) – and have so far raised a fantastic £20,679 for MAG International to support... [READ MORE]

Panasonic announces industry-first 4K 50p integrated PTZ

GTC sponsor Panasonic has showcased its industry-first 4K 50p, HDR integrated PTZ camera for the first time in Europe, at IBC 2018 in Amsterdam. The AW-UE150 provides images with a... [READ MORE]

MTF Services showcase Nikon Z-Mount adapters prototypes at IBC 2018

GTC sponsor MTF Services is showcasing prototypes of its four world-first lens adapters for Nikon’s new full-frame mirrorless camera system, the Z-Series, at IBC2018.   The pioneering Nikon Z-Mount Adapters from... [READ MORE]

ARRI's 'Stellar' new app for lighting control

GTC sponsor ARRI is proud to introduce Stellar – the new intelligent app for professional lighting control available on iOS and Android phones and tablets. Stellar re-imagines lighting control by automatically... [READ MORE]

Introducing Blackmagic RAW

GTC sponsor Blackmagic Design has recently made available a new Blackmagic RAW file format for its URSA Mini Pro cameras and DaVinci Resolve. It's a modern codec designed as a replacement for... [READ MORE]

Celebrate 50 years of Clear-Com at IBC

This year, GTC sponsor Clear-Com is celebrating being in business for half a century. This significant milestone will be marked in different ways during IBC. Join the team on Stand 10.D29 for... [READ MORE]

Vocas introduce new products at IBC 2018

GTC sponsor Vocas is ready to showcase some interesting products at this year’s IBC in Amsterdam, including a complete new flexible camera rig, Vocas Director's monitor cage and LPL adapters. LPL... [READ MORE]

SmallHD introduces SDI version of its FOCUS touchscreen monitor at IBC

SmallHD (part of The Vitec Group) will showcase its latest innovation in monitors at IBC2018, from 14–18 September at RAI Amsterdam. Visitors are invited to drop by Hall 12, Stand E65... [READ MORE]

Cartoni at IBC 2018

GTC sponsor CARTONI will present a new version of the best-selling P70 Pedestal, the STEERING P70 with steering wheels at IBC 2018. The Steering P70 is a compact, lightweight... [READ MORE]

Polecam takes IntelliJib to the next level at IBC

Following the success of its global launch, GTC sponsor Polecam's remote-operated IntelliJib continues to prove itself the perfect specialist camera platform for leading Hi Speed, 4K and HD broadcasts. This innovative camera system... [READ MORE]

Visual Impact news: New products from Sony, O'Connor and ARRI

In the latest issue of its weekly round-up of news from the TV and film industry, GTC sponsor Visual Impact features: Sony's new SF-G Series TOUGH SD cards O’Connor's... [READ MORE]

MTF Services unveils four 'world first' Nikon Z-Mount adapters for IBC 2018

GTC sponsor MTF Services has announced the arrival of a complete range of four 'world first' lens adapters for Nikon’s new, full-frame mirrorless camera system, the Z-Series. In its quest to... [READ MORE]

Vislink announces joint collaboration with Panasonic at IBC 2018

GTC sponsors IMT Vislink and Panasonic have teamed up and will be showcasing their collaboration at this year's IBC show (Stand 1.A69). IBC marks the first time this partnership is on... [READ MORE]

Ikegami sets HDR at centre stage for IBC 2018

Demonstrations will include the new HDK-99 3G- and HDR-capable 3-CMOS HDTV camera with 4K processing plus the HQLM-3125X 4K/HD Grade-1 master monitor - GTC sponsor Ikegami, manufacturer of specialised... [READ MORE]

Easyrig inventor Johan Hellsten to launch book at IBC 2018

Johan Hellsten, founder of Easyrig, has written a book charting the history of his ingenious invention, which has saved the backs of so many busy camera professionals over the past 25... [READ MORE]

Visual Impact: ARRI Alexa LF update, Blackmagic Pocket 4K footage, Atomos Ninja V N-Log

The latest edition of weekly news from GTC sponsor Visual Impact features: the first official footage from Blackmagic Design's Pocket Cinema Camera 4K ARRI's latest firmware update, SUP 3.0... [READ MORE]

RED Digital Cinema showcases DSMC2 cameras at IBC 2018

GTC sponsor RED Digital Cinema will showcase its DSMC2™ camera line-up at IBC 2018 in Amsterdam from 14–17 September. Located in Hall 13, Elicium Tower, 4th Floor, RED will feature its... [READ MORE]

New Tiffen products at IBC 2018!

Proud to be celebrating their 80 years in the industry, GTC sponsor Tiffen will be welcoming visitors to IBC 2018 and inviting them to get hands on with its new products during... [READ MORE]

Visual Impact news: Nikon Z7/Z6 mirrorless, ARRI Trade-up, Insta360 Pro 2 VR camera

The latest edition of weekly news from GTC sponsor Visual Impact features: Nikon's new Z series mirrorless cameras Insta360's Pro 2 six-lens VR camera designed for professional filmmakers ARRI's Trade-In/Trade-Up... [READ MORE]

New KinoFlo products at IBC 2018

New 4Bank, Double, Single LED Tube Systems - Kino Flo Lighting Systems will reveal True Match® LED 4Bank, Double and Single portable fixtures at IBC 2018.  Following the... [READ MORE]

Celebrate Oktoberfest and see exciting new products with LCA at IBC 2018

GTC sponsor Lights Camera Action (LCA) has some exciting new products lined up to show visitors at this year's IBC in Amsterdam from 14–18 September – not to mention free beer... [READ MORE]

William Wages, ASC, focuses on lens choices in Fujifilm's latest video

The latest video from GTC sponsor Fujifilm features William Wages, ASC, discussing how filmmaking is first and foremost about storytelling. In his role as a premier cinematographer, his aim is to capture... [READ MORE]

Visual Impact news: Rode Mobile Interview Kit, Wooden Camera Top Handles 2.0, Resolve 15

In its latest edition of weekly news, GTC sponsor Visual Impact features: Rode Microphones' new SC6-L Mobile Interview Kit for iOS devices Wooden Camera's new and updated Top Handles... [READ MORE]

IMT Vislink to launch Advent satellite communication products at IBC2018

xG® Technology, Inc. (“xG”), whose brands are recognised as global leaders in live video communications in the broadcast, military and government markets, announces that its IMT Vislink brand (a GTC sponsor... [READ MORE]

Camera Corps to promote latest speciality camera systems at IBC 2018

GTC sponsor Camera Corps will promote the latest additions to its range of speciality camera systems and services on stand 11.A31 at this year's IBC. The show takes place from 14–18... [READ MORE]

New kit from Matthews Studio Equipment to debut at IBC

GTC sponsor Cirro Lite will soon be offering new products from Matthews Studio Equipment, which the Burbank, CA-based company will be demonstrating at this year's IBC for the first time. MSE is a... [READ MORE]

Sennheiser Memory mic, Varicam LUT library, Sony VENICE HDR footage

The latest edition of weekly news from GTC sponsor Visual Impact features: Sennheiser Memory Mic VariCam LUT Library Sony VENICE HDR footage.  To watch the latest issue... [READ MORE]

Anton Bauer to launch Dionic XT at the Cine Gear Expo 2018

In the lead-up to October's Cine Gear Expo, Andrew Butler, from GTC sponsor Anton Bauer, talked to The Digital Cinema Society about the unique features of the company's new high capacity Dionic... [READ MORE]

Visual Impact news: Chrosziel Zoom Servo Drive, Nikon full-frame camera, Avid firmware update

The latest edition of weekly news from GTC sponsor Visual Impact features: Chrosziel’s new Zoom Servo Drive Unit Nikon's development of their first full-frame mirrorless camera Avid’s Media Composer... [READ MORE]

BR Remote's new products to be revealed at IBC 2018

With less than two months to go until this year's IBC, GTC sponsor BR Remote is previewing some of the products it will be showcasing at the exhibition, taking place from... [READ MORE]

Vislink and IMT showcase latest products at IBC

GTC sponsor Vislink and IMT, both part of xG® Technology (global leaders in live video communications in the broadcast, law enforcement and defence markets) will be displaying a wide array of leading-edge... [READ MORE]

VMI Superheroes complete the London to Bristol stage of their charity ride

  The charity bike riders from GTC sponsor VMI have completed the first of two rides in their quest to raise £20,000 supporting MAG International to help make... [READ MORE]

Download a new guide to getting the best out of the Panasonic EVA1

EVA1 – A guide to the camera: Barry Green’s A Guide to the Panasonic AU-EVA1 Camera is a comprehensive reference eBook for customers and users of the 5.7K Super... [READ MORE]

Panasonic VariCam rides down memory lane

One of GTC sponsor Panasonic's flagship cinematic cameras, the VariCam LT, was recently used by directing duo Henk van den Doel and Maarten Kempen to shoot an online advert for Kawasaki... [READ MORE]

Visual Impact news: Blackmagic eGPU, new MacBook Pro 2018, Sony firmware

In its latest edition of weekly news, GTC sponsor Visual impact features: Blackmagic Design's collaboration with Apple  Sony's new firmware updates for their popular handheld PXW-200, Z90 and NX80 camcorders Apple's newly... [READ MORE]

ACS receive the first Cineflex Pro +

GTC sponsor Aerial Camera Systems (ACS) has become the first customer for the brand new Cineflex Pro + gimbal. This new addition to ACS’ specialist cameras recently made its debut at the... [READ MORE]

Visual Impact news: Sennheiser mics, DaVinci Resolve updates and VENICE Netflix approval

In its latest edition of weekly news, GTC sponsor Visual Impact features: new MKE and HSP Essential Omni microphones from Sennheiser updates to Blackmagic Design’s DaVinci Resolve colour grading... [READ MORE]

Autoscript: Don't stop the script!

Failure is not an option: If the script stops rolling, your on-screen talent could be left speechless, that's why reliable teleprompting workflows for live broadcasts are critical. Autoscript's Intelligent... [READ MORE]

Miller Tripods provide a solution for Cinematographer Antonio Morais

When Sony unveiled the VENICE, its first full-frame cinema camera system, Cinematographer Antonio Morais couldn't wait to get his hands on it. Knowing his camera is only as good as its... [READ MORE]

Visual Impact news: Sony VENICE 2.0, Panasonic EVA1 guide, Sony FS7/7II firmware

In its latest edition of weekly news GTC sponsor Visual Impact are featuring: Firmware version 2 for the Sony VENICE camera Panasonic competition and free EVA1 Guide e-Book by... [READ MORE]

MIX wins Cine Gear Expo Technical Award

Nearly 100 new technologies were submitted and presented at Cine Gear Expo in Hollywood in June, but MIX stole the show in the Lighting Technology: Lights award category. MIX technology... [READ MORE]

Visual Impact news: Televisual Survey, Rotolight NEO 2, Litepanels workshop

This week's news from GTC sponsor Visual Impact features: The 'Televisual Production Technology Survey' listing the most popular cameras used in production Rotolight’s new NEO 2 Explorer Kit Litepanels... [READ MORE]

Top-Teks to supply studio cameras for BBC's new headquarters in Cardiff

GTC sponsor Top-Teks has announced that it has been appointed the supplier of Studio Cameras for the BBC’s new headquarters at Central Square in Cardiff for BBC Cymru. Top-Teks will supply Sony cameras, with... [READ MORE]

Visual Impact news: Sony VENICE shoot, Adobe Rush and Sigma Art Sony E-mount

This week's news from GTC sponsor Visual Impact features: DoP Alister Chapman’s 8-day shoot in the Nevada desert using the Sony VENICE camera Sigma's latest Art lenses for the... [READ MORE]

Vitec Group opens new manufacturing facility in Bury St Edmunds

The Vitec Group's ("Vitec" or "the Group") Production Solutions Division recently celebrated the opening of a new facility in Bury St Edmunds, UK. The Group's CEO, Stephen Bird, hosted an opening... [READ MORE]

Shoot anywhere with the new Rotolight Neo 2 Explorer Kit

GTC sponsor Rotolight, the award-winning British LED lighting manufacturer, has announced the launch of the NEO 2 Explorer Kit, a portable, powerful and lightweight three-light kit for photographers and filmmakers on... [READ MORE]

Fujifilm and Mushashi Optical Systems launch the OptMag TL-OMFF

GTC sponsor Fujifilm Corporation has been working closely with Musashi Optical System Co Ltd to produce the OptMag TL-OMFF – an optical adaptor that enables the use of Super-35 format image... [READ MORE]

Visual Impact news: ARRI Amira ARRIRAW, Canon 70–200mm f2.8, Panasonic AW-UE150 4K PTZ

This week's news from GTC sponsor Visual Impact features: ARRIRAW upgrade for the AMIRA camera Canon’s two new versions of their 70—200mm f4 and 70—200mm f2.8 full-frame zoom lenses... [READ MORE]

Kino Flo plays with fire

Kino Flo has announced the new TrueMatch® Firmware 3.0 which introduces eight new lighting effects (FX) modes, including a version of Lightning called Frankenstein. TrueMatch 3.0 transforms Kino Flo LED's into... [READ MORE]

Kino Flo highlights LED tubes

Kino Flo Systems has revealed the motion picture and television production industry’s first True Match® LED tubes specially designed by Kino Flo for operation in 4Bank, Double and Single fixtures and... [READ MORE]

Visual Impact news: AtomOS 9.1, Sony VENICE Firmware 2.0, Blueshape ARRI Alexa LF

This week's news from GTC sponsor Visual Impact features: Atomos's latest Firmware Update 9.1 for the Sumo19 HDR monitor/recorder Firmware 2.0 for the Sony VENICE to be released at the beginning of July... [READ MORE]

Camera Corps to show expanded rental range at Media Production Show

The new Camera Corps Q-Pac modular video production system GTC sponsor Camera Corps will be at this year's Media Production Show, 12–13 June, at Olympia, London, exhibiting on stand 534.... [READ MORE]

David Sisson appointed as managing director of Camera Corps

GTC sponsor Camera Corps, a leading supplier of speciality camera systems and support services, recently announced the strategic appointment of David Sisson as its new managing director. He joined the company in... [READ MORE]

IDX DUO-C198 powers digital film test shoot for António Morais

Latest-generation DUO-C198 batteries from GTC sponsor IDX's ENDURA V-Mount series were chosen to power Sony's recently introduced Venice 35mm 6K camera in a short movie shoot by the cinematographer António Morais, Golpe... [READ MORE]

Visual Impact news: DJI Ronin-S, Anton Bauer Dionic XT, Wooden Camera C300 II PL Mount

This week's news from GTC sponsor Visual Impact features: DJI's new Ronin-S single-hand gimbal stabiliser, designed for DSLR and mirrorless cameras Anton/Bauer's newest Dionic XT range of batteries Wooden... [READ MORE]

Panasonic announces EVA1 ‘share your vision’ video contest

GTC sponsor Panasonic has launched a competition for video professionals in Europe and the US to showcase their best work shot on the AU-EVA1 compact cinema camera.  ’Share Your Vision’ is... [READ MORE]

The GTC is delighted to welcome Scan Pro Video as sponsors

The GTC is very pleased to announce that Scan Pro Video is the latest to join the list of GTC sponsor companies. Shoot > edit > grade > deliver >... [READ MORE]

BLUESHAPE from MTF powers the ALEXA LF

  With the new large format camera from ARRI demanding power that far exceeds output of 'normal' camera batteries, GTC sponsor MTF has developed BLUESHAPE Batteries' new elegant battery mount featuring a... [READ MORE]

Panasonic goes wireless with IMT Vislink

  GTC sponsor Panasonic has partnered with IMT Vislink to offer ‘FocalPoint’ camera control compatibility for its AK-HC5000 HD, AK-UC3000 and AK-UC4000 4K studio cameras and AK-HRP1000/1005 controller. The... [READ MORE]

Cirro Lite add rental Dedolight 'Turbo' kits

GTC sponsor Cirro Lite (Europe) Ltd has recently added Dedolight DLED7 ‘Turbo’ bi-colour kits to their rental fleet. The 4-head kits are colour-tuneable from 2700K to 6500K and come complete with four... [READ MORE]

Luminys introduces LED Lightning Strikes

Luminys Systems Corporation, a leading developer and manufacturer of ultra-high-intensity lighting systems, has announced the newest addition to its award-winning line of Light Strikes fixtures – the LED Paparazzi 1500. The... [READ MORE]

Introducing the new Anton/Bauer Dionic XT

GTC sponsor Anton/Bauer, part of the Vitec Group, has announced the launch of the Dionic XT – the next generation of the highly popular Dionic battery series. A replacement for the Dionic... [READ MORE]

New Matthews KitBAGS make transporting C-stands easier

Based in Burbank, California, Matthews Studio Equipment, manufacturer of camera and lighting support for the entertainment industry, has developed KitBAGS. This new line of grip and lighting equipment bags have been specifically designed to... [READ MORE]

Visual Impact news: Zeiss Supreme Primes, ARRI CForce Mini, Fujinon 4K Lenses

In this week's news update, GTC sponsor Visual Impact is featuring: Zeiss's new Supreme Prime lens – designed for the latest generation of large sensor cameras such as the Sony... [READ MORE]

GoalCam – remote IntelliJib from Polecam

Two years ago GTC sponsor Polecam was approached about the possibility of using a Polecam with a hi-speed camera behind the goal for Premier League Football. It all started with a... [READ MORE]

ZEISS Supreme Primes: Introducing the new high-end cinema lens family

GTC sponsor ZEISS has introduced a new family of lenses for high-end film production. The ZEISS Supreme Prime family consists of 13 lenses with fixed focal lengths between 15 and 200... [READ MORE]

RED advances its product portfolio

GTC sponsor RED Digital Cinema is advancing its product portfolio of high-quality cameras and sensors with a focus on simplicity, price and quality for customers. RED’s camera line-up has now been modified... [READ MORE]

Clear-Com introduces new industrial intercom system at Infocomm 2018

GTC sponsor Clear-Com will launch its new weatherproof 800 Series Encore Analog Partyline beltpacks at InfoComm 2018 from 6–8 June in Las Vegas. Ideal for industrial and marine settings, the 800 Series single... [READ MORE]

Visual Impact news: Sony PXW-Z280 and PXW-Z190 special

This week's news round-up from GTC sponsor Visual Impact focuses on the new PXW-Z280 and PXW-Z190 camcorders from Sony, recently launched at NAB 2018. It contains an exclusive interview with Sony’s European Product... [READ MORE]

Enhancing live events with Rosco gobos

Combining event lighting and décor into his own custom gobo from GTC sponsor Rosco, Al Crawford, CEO and head designer at Arc3design took inspiration for the Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts&rsquo... [READ MORE]

Visual Impact news: DJI Phantom 4 Pro v2.0, Panasonic HC-MDH3, HuraCAM

The latest edition of weekly news from GTC sponsor Visual Impact features: Panasonic's brand new shoulder-style camcorder, the HC-MDH3 DJI’s latest drone, the DJI Phantom 4 Pro version 2.0 The world’s fastest... [READ MORE]

ARRI introduces SeaSun SkyPanel S30-C

ARRI introduces SeaSun SkyPanel S30-C S30-C SkyPanel  - HydroFlex's SeaSun S-30 enclosure brings ARRI's popular SkyPanel S30-C to the underwater world. The SeaSun SkyPanel 30 can be mounted... [READ MORE]

Rosco announces new OPTI-SCULPT filters

GTC sponsor Rosco Laboratories, a global leader in lighting and colour technologies for the architectural, entertainment, and film and television industries, recently announced  the release of their new OPTI-SCULPT filters.... [READ MORE]

The GTC is delighted to welcome CARTONI as sponsors

CARTONI founder Renato Cartoni filming a parade in 1936 The GTC is very pleased to announce that Italian camera support manufacturer CARTONI is the latest to join the list of GTC sponsor... [READ MORE]

Visual Impact news: Atomos Firmware, ARRI Webgate Dailies Player, Panasonic 1080p OLED viewfinder

The latest edition of 'News in 90 Seconds' from GTC sponsor Visual Impact features: Panasonic's new 1080p OLED viewfinder for their Varicam 35 and Varicam LT cameras ARRI's Webgate... [READ MORE]

Canon to showcase new EOS C700 FF at Media Production Show 2018

GTC sponsor Canon will be showcasing its all-encompassing professional imaging range at the 2018 Media Production Show, including, for the first time in the UK, the newly announced EOS C700 FF. The... [READ MORE]

Presteigne Broadcast Hire buys additional Canon 4K lenses

Mike Ransome, Presteigne (left) with Ian Barnard, Canon Presteigne Broadcast Hire continues its investment in 4K glass with the purchase of additional lenses from fellow GTC sponsor Canon as it prepares... [READ MORE]

Presteigne continues expansion with a major investment

GTC sponsor Presteigne Broadcast Hire has announced that it has made another multi-million pound investment in hire stock and taken on an additional 21,000 square feet of warehouse, service, and operations... [READ MORE]

Visual Impact news: ARRI SRH-3, Core SWX battery and VOCAS accessories from NAB

In this week's video news round-up GTC sponsor Visual Impact features: Core SWX's new Hydracore 100 Gold-mount battery Several new products from GTC sponsor Vocas launched at NAB 2018... [READ MORE]

NAB 2018 new product reviews from Top-Teks

Sales Director Mike Thomas, from GTC sponsor Top-Teks, has given his verdict on some of the new products recently announced at NAB 2018. Read on, and click on the 'Read more' buttons... [READ MORE]

Take 2 appoints Alan Piper as Managing Director

Take 2, part of GTC sponsor Procam, and a leading supplier of professional digital and motion picture equipment within the film and television industry, has announced the appointment of Alan Piper as... [READ MORE]

Latest Ikegami cameras will take centre stage at the Media Production Show

Ikegami's UHK-430 camera GTC sponsor Ikegami Electronics (Europe) will demonstrate two recent additions to its range of broadcast-quality cameras at the Media Production Show in London's Olympia exhibition centre, 12–13... [READ MORE]

SmallHD introduces FOCUS Bolt TX and RX touchscreen wireless monitoring

SmallHD (part of the Vitec Group) recently announced its new 5-inch wireless monitor system, the FOCUS Bolt TX (transmitter) and FOCUS Bolt RX (receiver). Both the TX and RX are built on... [READ MORE]

News round-up from Sony following NAB 2018

GTC sponsor Sony recently showcased technologies and products for HD, 4K, 8K, High Dynamic Range and IP at NAB 2018, offering professionals more creative options and greater flexibility. Taking centre stage was... [READ MORE]

Flowtech tripod wins coveted IABM BaM Award in the 'Create' category

GTC sponsor Vinten and Sachtler, both part of the Vitec Group and global industry leaders in camera supports for over 100 years, recently announced that their new flowtech™ camera tripod technology received a... [READ MORE]

Visual Impact news: ARRI SkyPanel, new SIGMA lens and Wooden Camera accessories

In this week's news, GTC sponsor Visual Impact features: The latest firmware update for ARRI’s SkyPanel LED range Wooden Camera's new accessories for the Canon C200 and Sony Venice SIGMA's new wide... [READ MORE]

Teradek announces VidiU Go: a bonded cellular HEVC livestreaming solution

GTC sponsor Teradek has announced that the popular VidiU series of livestreaming encoders is getting its first new addition in several years: VidiU Go. Built on Teradek’s venerable Cube HEVC platform... [READ MORE]

VMI takes delivery of the new Phantom VEO 4K

GTC sponsor VMI is the first UK rental company to have taken delivery of Phantom's newest camera, the Phantom VEO 4K, which just like its big brother, the Phantom Flex 4K, can... [READ MORE]

DMG Lumière by Rosco unveils colour evolution in LED lighting at NAB 2018

GTC sponsor Rosco, a leading manufacturer of lighting solutions for the entertainment industry, recently announced the launch of MIX at NAB 2018. The colour LED lighting innovation is the result of Rosco’s... [READ MORE]

Gemini news from Litepanels

GTC sponsor Litepanels has announced the release of some great new firmware for its  lighting fixture, Gemini. Find out more by taking a look at the new Gemini effects video... [READ MORE]

SmallHD unveils FOCUS OLED 5” 1080p Touchscreen Monitor at NAB 2018

SmallHD (part of the Vitec Group) has announced the breakthrough FOCUS OLED 5-inch, 1080p camera-top monitor, combining the colour and contrast performance of OLED technology with the convenience of a touchscreen... [READ MORE]

New P+S Technik products at NAB 2018

GTC sponsor P+S Technik recently presented some of their new products at NAB 2018.  Solutions for anamorphic images - Evolution 2X 135mm lens Since September 2017... [READ MORE]

Blackmagic Design update from NAB 2018

GTC sponsor Blackmagic Design was recently at NAB 2018 to showcase some of its exciting new products including:   DaVinci Resolve 15, a massive update which now has Fusion... [READ MORE]

Visual Impact news: NAB 2018 special

In this week's news, GTC sponsor Visual Impact is featuring some of the new products launched at NAB 2018 including: Sony FS5 II The new 4K cameras from Sony The... [READ MORE]

ARRI Lighting announces new EB MAX Range and SkyPanel Firmware 4

EB MAX Range - GTC sponsor ARRI has announced its new EB MAX Range, which has evolved from the EB MAX 1.8 of 2017. Together with the three other models... [READ MORE]

Canon releases professional video firmware upgrade

GTC sponsor Canon recently announced a firmware upgrade for its professional EOS C200, EOS C300 Mark II, XF405, XF400, EOS C700 and EOS C700 GS PL cameras. Major updates include the... [READ MORE]

ACS specialist cameras cover the Grand National

This weekend saw the biggest annual event in the British horse racing calendar – the Grand National at Aintree. GTC sponsor Aerial Camera Systems (ACS) was there to film the live... [READ MORE]

Canon strengthens 2/3” broadcast lens range with four new 4K models

GTC sponsor Canon recently unveiled its new medium, telephoto field box lens, the UJ66x9B, alongside three ENG/EFP broadcast lenses – the CJ24ex7.5B, CJ18ex7.6B and CJ14ex4.3B. Launched under a completely new lens category... [READ MORE]

Canon extends reference display line-up for improved 4K HDR workflow

GTC sponsor Canon has expanded its industry-leading range of 4K reference monitors with the launch of two 12G-SDI capable models (DP-V2421 and DP-V1711) and an extensive firmware update to enhance HDR... [READ MORE]

Panasonic announce firmware update for EVA1

GTC sponsor Panasonic has announced a firmware update for AU-EVA1. The update can be downloaded here and details on how to update EVA1 can be seen here. Key features... [READ MORE]

MTF announce full-frame lenses from leading glass manufacturer NiSi

GTC sponsor MTF Services, exclusive supplier of NiSi Cinema Filters, has announced the arrival of the brand's new range of full-frame, prime lenses. Launching in 25mm T2.1, 35mm T2.0, 50mm... [READ MORE]

NAB 2018: FUJINON 4K HDR Zoom Series expands with two new 46x zooms

Duclos 1.7x expander on FUJINON Premier Series 18-85mm zoom NAB 2018 will showcase the continued expansion of the FUJINON 4K HDR lens range from the Optical Devices Division of GTC... [READ MORE]

Vocas at NAB 2018: What's new?

GTC sponsor Vocas is ready to introduce some new products at NAB 2018 in Las Vegas. Working closely within the professional camera market, Vocas has developed accessories for the latest cameras as well as... [READ MORE]

Introducing the new Canon CN-E20mm T1.5 lens

GTC sponsor Canon has announced the launch of the CN-E20mm T1.5 L F, a wide-angle lens perfect for high-quality cinematic productions. Offering outstanding optical capability and superior lens build, the CN-E20mm... [READ MORE]

Visual Impact news: RED GEMINI 5K S35, Wooden Camera Zip Focus, Teradek Bolt 10K

In this week's news update, GTC sponsor Visual Impact are featuring: RED's new GEMINI 5K S35 sensor for their Epic-W range of cameras Wooden Camera's new compact single rod... [READ MORE]

Canon launches flagship full frame Cinema EOS camera

GTC sponsor Canon recently released its flagship full frame Cinema EOS camera, the C700 FF. Thanks to a newly developed, next generation Canon full frame 38.1mm x 20.1mm CMOS sensor, the... [READ MORE]

Camera Corps to demo Clarity Large-Sensor HD/UHD HFR Camera at NAB 2018

A recent addition to GTC sponsor Camera Corps' rental fleet, Clarity is a miniature camera delivering real-time live output and high-frame-rate SDI for use with slow motion replay servers. A UHD... [READ MORE]

Introducing the new Gemini 5K S35 sensor from RED Digital Cinema

GTC sponsor RED Digital Cinema has recently introduced the new GEMINI™ 5K S35 sensor for its RED EPIC-W® camera. It uses dual sensitivity modes to provide greater flexibility for a variety of... [READ MORE]

Visual Impact news: Kinefinity MAVO LF 6K, Movcam Sony VENICE Kit, Scorpion Light 2

In this week's news update from GTC sponsor Visual Impact, the spotlight falls on: The Kinefinity MAVO LF The Scorpion Light version 2 from Blind Spot Gear A new... [READ MORE]

Camera Corps to demonstrate new DMR Head at NAB2018

GTC sponsor Camera Corps has announced an innovative addition to its range of broadcast-quality video production equipment. Available for rental, the new DMR (Dual Mini Remote) Head is a fully remote... [READ MORE]

Visual Impact news: Tilta G2X Gimbal, Zacuto C200 vs EVA1, Pomfort LiveGrade Pro 4

This week's news from GTC sponsor Visual Impact features: Tilta's Gravity G2 and G2X gimbal stabilizers Canon C200 versus Panasonic EVA1 shootout video from Zacuto the release of Pomfort’s beta version... [READ MORE]

Leading UK rental house Version 2 acquires Litepanels Gemini lights

GTC sponsor Litepanels, a pioneer in LED lighting for the film, photographic and broadcast industries, has announced that Version 2, a UK-based broadcast equipment rental house, has added a significant number of... [READ MORE]

Cartoni showcase new camera support products at NAB 2018

GTC sponsor CARTONI, Italian leader in professional camera support, will introduce several innovative additions to its product line at NAB 2018 (Central Hall, booth C9020). The new fluid heads, tripods, pedestals and remote... [READ MORE]

Visual Impact news: Atomos Sumo promotion, Sony VENICE workshop and Panasonic 8K sensor

This week's round-up of news from GTC sponsor Visual Impact features: Panasonic's new 36 megapixel 8K CMOS sensor Atomos' Sumo19 and Sumo19M HDR monitors Sony VENICE workshop... [READ MORE]

FUJIFILM installs 22 FUJINON 4K HDR lenses in new BBC Studioworks facility

GTC sponsor FUJIFILM has played an important part in supplying brand new equipment for the recently reopened BBC Studioworks, a commercial subsidiary of the BBC. Situated within the world-famous Television Centre... [READ MORE]

Procam and Take 2 achieve CarbonNeutral certification

GTC sponsor Procam, Europe’s largest digital cinematography and hire firm, and Take 2, leading supplier of professional digital and motion picture equipment within the film and TV industry, have announced that they... [READ MORE]

Cirro Lite stocks new Kino Flo products

GTC sponsor Cirro Lite has some new products in stock from Kino Flo – the Celeb 850 LED Yoke Mount and Pole-Op models, the FreeStyle 151X LED DMX Controller and the True... [READ MORE]

Visual Impact News: EVA1 Firmware 2.0, Sony A7 III, Sigma FE Lenses

In this week's news round-up, GTC sponsor Visual Impact features: Sony's new A7 III a full-frame mirrorless camera Panasonic's latest 2.0 Firmware for its EVA1 camera Sigma’s 9 new... [READ MORE]

New Matthews KitBAGS available from Cirro Lite

New Matthews KitBAGS make transporting C-stands easier. - Burbank, CA-based manufacturer of camera and lighting support for the entertainment industry, Matthews Studio Equipment, has developed KitBAGS, a new line of grip... [READ MORE]

Vinten products on display at the 2018 NAB Show

  At the 2018 NAB Show, GTC sponsor Vinten will showcase its complete family of broadcast camera support systems. With more than a century of design expertise, Vinten's award-winning camera... [READ MORE]

The GTC is delighted to welcome New Day pictures as sponsors

The GTC is very pleased to announce that film and TV equipment hire company New Day Pictures is the latest company to join the list of GTC sponsors. NDP's Brad... [READ MORE]

VMi is hiring - see details of two job opportunities

GTC sponsor VMI has two posts that they are looking to fill immediately: Rental Desk Client Contact                         . Camera Technician    Do you have what it takes to... [READ MORE]

Top-Teks takes delivery of the first Sony VENICE cameras in the UK

GTC sponsor Top-Teks is pleased to announce it is the first in the UK to take delivery of the Sony VENICE. As Sony's specialist reseller of the Full Frame 6K VENICE, Top-Teks has... [READ MORE]

See the 4k Low Delay RF on display at BVE 2018

GTC Sponsor Videosys will be at BVE 2018 this week. Visit ARRI's stand (H30) to see the new UHD RF System in action or speak to the Videosys team direct on... [READ MORE]

Visual Impact News: Teradek RT, Schneider Rainbow Filter, Blackmagic ATEM Advanced Panel

The latest edition of GTC Sponsor Visual Impact's weekly news features: Schneider’s True-Streak Rainbow filter ATEM 1 M/E Advanced Panel from Blackmagic Design Teradek's new line of wireless remote... [READ MORE]

Firmware upgrade superpowers Panasonic EVA1

GTC sponsor Panasonic has announced a firmware upgrade to its EVA1 compact cinema camera that, among many improvements, will see the camera capable of recording ALL-I codecs and outputting RAW.... [READ MORE]

It's all about colour for LCA at BVExpo

If you missed GTC sponsor Lights Camera Action at BSC Expo a few weeks ago, then you've got another chance to see them at BVExpo this week at London ExCeL, giving you the... [READ MORE]

MTF heads to BVE 2018 and announces competition

See the full range of brands from MTF Services at BVE 2018 - MTF – Fujinon - Along with MTF's exceptional range of lens... [READ MORE]

Panasonic VariCam LT Version 6 firmware update - NOW LIVE!

The firmware update, Version 6, for the Panasonic VariCam LT 4K is now live. This update sets the cinema camera up for live and ‘near live’ multi-cam use within concerts, events... [READ MORE]

FUJIFILM announces new ultra-compact cinema lenses

GTC sponsor FUJIFILM has recently announced the launch of the FUJINON MKX18–55mmT2.9 and FUJINON MKX50–135mmT2.9 cinema lenses for X Mount, new additions to the X Series line of interchangeable lenses.  ... [READ MORE]

Visual Impact News: X-H1 Fujifilm camera, ARRI accessories for VENICE and Zeiss lens

The latest issue of GTC sponsor Visual Impact's weekly roundup of news features: A new mirrorless camera from Fujifilm – the X-H1 ARRI's accessories specifically tailored for the Sony VENICE Zeiss's new wide-angle 25mm... [READ MORE]

HPRC appoints Pyser Optics as UK Distributor

HPRC, the Italian flight case manufacturer, has appointed GTC Sponsor Pyser Optics as distributor for its range of resin flight cases for the Broadcast, and Defence and Security markets in the UK... [READ MORE]

Steve Gray takes a closer look at ARRI cameras

GTC Sponsor Visual Impact shares this overview of ARRI cameras by top DoP, Steve Gray. To view the video, please click below or view via this link. <\div>  ... [READ MORE]

New accessories announced for the flowtech tripod system

Sachtler and GTC sponsor Vinten, both Vitec Group brands, have announced two optional accessories for the popular new flowtech 75 tripod – a detachable carry handle and a compact, lightweight dolly. ... [READ MORE]

Updates for all ARRI camera devices

GTC sponsor ARRI recommends keeping all of your ARRI devices updated to ensure your work keeps to the best possible quality.   Find the latest software updates (SUPs) on... [READ MORE]

Camera Corps Qx robotic camera to take centre stage at BVE 2018

Highlight of the GTC sponsor Camera Corps display on the Vitec Group stand (G14) at BVE 2018 will be the latest upgrade to the Q-Ball miniature robotic pan/tilt/zoom/focus camera. Previewed at... [READ MORE]

ES Broadcast Hire chooses Canon UHD field lenses for 4K sports coverage

ES Broadcast Hire, home to one of Europe’s largest 4K rental fleets, has taken delivery of another wave of new UHD lenses from GTC Sponsor Canon UK. The 20 Canon CJ12ex4.3B IRSE S/IASE... [READ MORE]

ProAV TV: Review of BSC Expo 2018

In this latest video from GTC sponsor ProAV, Carl reviews their pick of the new kit on display at BSCExpo 2018. To watch the video, click on it below or... [READ MORE]

Visual Impact News: URSA Broadcast, Sony VENICE updates, FilmConvert plugins for GH5S

In the latest round-up of news from GTC sponsor Visual Impact the following products are featured: URSA Broadcast camera from Blackmagic Design Details of the latest firmware for the... [READ MORE]

RED: new video explaining the benefits of REDCODE RAW

A new video from RED helps film-makers understand how REDCODE can be a vital part of their workflow from capture through to post and delivery: REDCODE RAW maximizes image... [READ MORE]

Panasonic expands studio camera range at ISE

GTC Sponsor Panasonic has used ISE 2018 to announce the launch of a new studio camera system aimed at the production, rental and live events markets. Expanding its portfolio of studio... [READ MORE]

ARRI launches the ALEXA LF large-format camera system


Introducing the FilmCart SmartOne from Production Gear

Come and visit GTC sponsor Production Gear at BSC Expo and experience the new SmartOne cart, made for film industry professionals who value time, quality and comfort. Manufactured from high-quality materials... [READ MORE]

New Panavision Millennium DXL2 camera with RED MONSTRO 8K VV sensor debuts at BSC Expo

Panavision introduced the new Millennium DXL2 8K camera at BSC Expo 2018. The large-format camera is at the heart of a complete imaging ecosystem designed from filmmakers’ perspectives, seamlessly incorporating Panavision’s... [READ MORE]

Blackmagic Design announces new products

GTC sponsor Blackmagic Design has just announced the launch of several new products to help solve a number of problems experienced by broadcasters. The products are: Blackmagic URSA Broadcast... [READ MORE]

Visual Impact News: ARRI ALEXA LF, ARRI Signature Primes, Varicam LT Firmware v6.0

The latest round-up of weekly news from GTC sponsor Visual Impact features: ARRI's launch of the brand new ALEXA LF ARRI's new range of Signature Prime lenses Panasonic's upcoming firmware version... [READ MORE]

Lights Camera Action showcases colourful new products at BSC Expo

For GTC sponsor Lights Camera Action, it's all about colour at BSC Expo this February. With ever evolving technology in the world of lighting for film and broadcast, this year's... [READ MORE]

Pyser Optics at BVE London

GTC sponsor Pyser Optics will be exhibiting a number of products at BVE 2018 Excel London including a range of exciting new monitors from TV Logic. They are delighted to be... [READ MORE]

Panasonic VariCam LT captures snow leopards for new BBC series

Image: Anna Place A new BBC natural history series following the life of big cats has made use of Panasonic's VariCam LT to track down the elusive snow leopards of Himachal Pradesh.... [READ MORE]

Red WEAPON With MONSTRO 8K VV Sensor at BSC Expo

GTC Sponsor RED Digital Cinema® is showcasing its latest sensor technology, MONSTRO 8K VV, on Stand 426 at the BSC Expo on 2–3 February at the Battersea Evolution. MONSTRO is an evolutionary... [READ MORE]

ProAV TV - SmallHD 502 Bright

In the latest video from GTC sponsor ProAV, Carl reviews the latest addition to Small HD's line up of on-camera monitors - the 502 Bright - which features some welcome improvements to... [READ MORE]

Visual Impact News: SmallHD monitors, iOS app for ARRI and DJI Mavic Air

This week's news from GTC sponsor Visual Impact features: ‘PocketControl’ - a new iOS app that enables remote control of ARRI cameras SmallHD 502 Bright and SmallHD 702 Bright... [READ MORE]

47 Miller Tripods supplied to Spanish broadcasting company by Xeltec Video

Xeltec Video, a Spanish distributor of GTC Sponsor Miller Tripods Ltd, recently sold 47 Air Solo 75 2 Stage Alloy tripods to the Spanish Broadcasting Corporation (RTVE). The tripods were purchased for... [READ MORE]

See P+S Technik at BSC Expo


Visual Impact News: Vocas accessories, Zoom H1, EVA1 firmware update

This weeks news from GTC sponsor Visual Impact features: New accessories for the Sony VENICE from Vocas H1 audio recorder from Zoom Latest firmware update from Panasonic for their EVA1... [READ MORE]

Visit TLS at BSC Expo 2018


Panasonic relesase firmware update for EVA1

Panasonic has released the EVA1 Version 1.10 firmware update. This firmware includes the following improvements: When the HDMI output is connected to BT-LH1850 monitor and displayed on it... [READ MORE]

Vocas accessories for the new Sony VENICE

The new Sony VENICE will be shipping in 2018 and GTC sponsor Vocas has new accessories ready to deliver. Besides all the universal compatible accessories, Vocas has also developed dedicated items specifically... [READ MORE]

Tiffen International to show new Steadicam M1-Volt at BSC Expo 2018

The Steadicam M-1 rig fitted with the new Volt auto horizon assist GTC sponsor Tiffen International will be at BSC Expo showing and demonstrating the new Volt auto horizon assist for... [READ MORE]

ProAV TV – GH5S High ISO Test

In this latest video from GTC sponsor ProAV, Carl puts the GH5S to the test and compares it to the rest of Panasonic's video lineup, as well as the current king... [READ MORE]

Visual Impact News: Panasonic GH5S, DJI Ronin-S and SmallHD 703 Bolt

This week's news from GTC sponsor Visual Impact features: Panasonic's new GH5S compact mirrorless camera  SmallHD's new 703 Bolt wireless monitor DJI’s new Ronin-S. To watch the latest... [READ MORE]

ProVision and colleagues enjoy a Merry pre-Christmas Open Day!

ITV’s premier hire facility, and GTC sponsor, ProVision Leeds once again opened its doors for their annual Christmas Open Day. Now in its 14th year, the ProVision Open Day has been a... [READ MORE]

Cirro Lite supplies Luminys LED Lightning Strikes and DLED7 Bi-colour ‘Turbo’ kits

GTC sponsor Cirro Lite has the newest addition to the award-winning line of Light Strikes fixtures, the LED Paparazzi 1500, and also Dedolight DLED7 Bi-colour 'Turbo' kits – all available for rental... [READ MORE]

Dancing on Ice shines with Rotolight Anova Pro 2

As the tenth series of Dancing on Ice makes its way back to our screens, GTC sponsor Rotolight, the award-winning British LED lighting manufacturer, has announced it has supplied its Anova... [READ MORE]

Canon UK brings latest 4K and HDR solutions to BSC Expo 2018

GTC Sponsor Canon will showcase its latest 4K and HDR solutions at BSC Expo 2018 to help address the challenge today’s filmmakers are facing in delivering increasingly high-quality content quickly across... [READ MORE]

FUJIFILM/FUJINON’S MK zoom lenses honoured in 'best-of' lists

Since their launch in February of 2017, the MK Series of zoom lenses from GTC sponsor FUJIFILM have received numerous accolades from noted industry websites, publications and cinematographers thanks to the lens&rsquo... [READ MORE]

SmallHD and Teradek collaborate on 703 Bolt Wireless Director's Monitor

GTC sponsor, wireless video pioneer Teradek, has teamed up with renowned high definition monitor manufacturer SmallHD for the first time with the introduction of the SmallHD 703 Bolt Wireless Director’s Monitor. The new... [READ MORE]

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Visual Impact News: Our Top Picks of 2017

The latest issue of GTC sponsor Visual Impact's weekly video roundup of 'News in 90 seconds' features their top picks for most exciting, innovative and popular product releases in 2017 including... [READ MORE]

Neil Thompson reviews the Sony HXC-FB80

GTC sponsor Finepoint have published this interesting introduction and review of the new affordable HXC-FB80 camera system by Honorary GTC member Neil Thompson. See the article on the Finepoint site (or read below).... [READ MORE]

The GTC is delighted to welcome Teradek as sponsors

The GTC is very pleased to announce that Teradek has become the latest company to join the list of GTC sponsor companies and is looking forward to working with Teradek in... [READ MORE]

Ikegami launches 3-CMOS portable HD HDR camera

The HDK-73 is now available from GTC Sponsor Ikegami. It's a future-proof multi-role HD HDR camera with full digital processing, delivering broadcast-quality performance at a very affordable entry price level. The camera's HDR... [READ MORE]

Visual Impact News: MoVI stabiliser for smartphones, RED ND filter wheel, Flowtech dolly

The latest issue of GTC sponsor Visual Impact's weekly video roundup of 'News in 90 seconds' features: Sachtler lightweight dolly system for the Flowtech tripod UK RED specialists KipperTie's... [READ MORE]

Top-Teks' Top Lighting Picks for 2017

What is new in lighting?: Allow Top-Teks to illuminate you! LED technology has come on leaps and bounds from only a few years ago, so there is no excuse... [READ MORE]

Pro-AV takes a look at E-Image's Huntsman Jib

GTC sponsor ProAV has been taking a closer look at E-Image's new Huntsman Jib which is now available. In this video, Carl from ProAV reviews the innovative new features this portable... [READ MORE]

Visual Impact News: Atomos Update, Sony G-Series Cards and Chrosziel Servo

The latest issue of GTC sponsor Visual Impact's weekly video roundup of 'News in 90 seconds' features: Atomos’s new firmware update for their Sumo19 and Sumo19M HDR production monitors... [READ MORE]

New third-party products to support FUJIFILM MK lenses

With the growing popularity of its recently introduced FUJINON MK Series, GTC sponsor FUJIFILM is delighted that camera and lens support providers now offer a range of solutions to benefit MK lens... [READ MORE]

The GTC is delighted to welcome Litepanels as sponsors

The GTC is very pleased to announce that Vitec brand Litepanels has just joined the list of GTC sponsor companies. The GTC is very grateful for the ongoing support of all... [READ MORE]

MTF Services offer NiSi Yellow Light Block Filter

GTC Sponsor MTF Services, the UK's exclusive authorised supplier of NiSi Cinema Filters, is pleased to announce the arrival of the brand's new Yellow Light Blocker filter. Shooting outdoors at... [READ MORE]

Videosys unveils low delay 4K wireless camera

GTC sponsor Videosys Broadcast has unveiled DTC's Aeon UHD camera system with H.265 encoding, which provides exceptional picture quality with ultra low delay performance. Coupled with DTC’s great RF stability, the Aeon is well... [READ MORE]

Rotolight unveil Anova PRO 2

GTC sponsor Rotolight, an award-winning British LED lighting manufacturer, yesterday announced the launch of Anova PRO 2, a pioneering continuous light and High Speed Sync (HSS) flash for creative image-makers. Redefining... [READ MORE]

Canon's leading low-light network camera, the ME20F-SHN, is launched

GTC Sponsor, Canon, has announced the launch of the ME20F-SHN. As a sister product to the ME20F-SH, the ME20F-SHN, which now features network capability, further enhances Canon’s Multiple Purpose camera line-up with... [READ MORE]

Visual Impact news: SmallHD update, EVA1 accessories and Blackmagic 8K card

The latest issue of GTC sponsor Visual Impact's weekly video roundup of 'News in 90 seconds' features: Blackmagic’s new Decklink 8K PRO capture card new accessories for the Panasonic... [READ MORE]

LCA Lights Camera Action to launch in Paris, France

GTC sponsor LCA Lights, Camera, Action is delighted to announce it will soon be opening an office and warehouse in Paris, France. LCA Lights, Camera, Action France will be offering... [READ MORE]

The first SkyPanel S360-C has left the factory!

GTC Sponsor ARRI is excited to announce that shipping of the new SkyPanel S360-C to customers has begun. The first unit left the factory in Stephanskirchen (Germany) on 10 November, heading to California... [READ MORE]

Rosco announces major expansion to RoscoLED tape product line

GTC sponsor Rosco Laboratories has announced a major expansion of its popular line of RoscoLED Tape products. “We’re very excited to share this expansion of our RoscoLED Tape line with the marketplace,&rdquo... [READ MORE]

Everything you need to know about HDR – from Shift 4


Latest news from Visual Impact including the new Sigma 16mm f1.4 wide angle lens

The latest issue of GTC sponsor Visual Impact's weekly video roundup of 'News in 90 seconds' features: Sigma’s new lightweight wide-angle 16mm f/1.4 lens for Sony E-mount APS-C and... [READ MORE]

Testing EVA - test footage of Panasonic's EVA1 from ProAV

GTC sponsor ProAV has been taking a closer look at the much anticipated EVA1 camera from Panasonic, which will be shipping very soon. In this video they put some of... [READ MORE]

Vocas offer accessories for the new Panasonic AU-EVA1

The new Panasonic camera AU-EVA1 is now shipping and GTC sponsor Vocas has new accessories ready to deliver. As well as the universal compatible accessories, Vocas is also offering dedicated items... [READ MORE]

Updated RED Tools app available from Apple App Store and now Google Play

A refreshed RED Tools app from RED Digital Cinema® is available now from the Apple App Store and for the first time on Google Play for Android devices. RED Tools... [READ MORE]

Canon announces new 4K 2/3" broadcast portable zooms

Canon has announced the CJ45ex9.7B and CJ45ex13.6B – two new portable 4K 2/3” broadcast lenses with superior optical quality and lens build, fast zooming and focus, and improved image stabilization (IS). Achieving the... [READ MORE]

MTF Services announce agreement with Italian cine brand: LockCircle

Adding to the growing number of carefully selected, high-quality brands that can now be sourced from MTF Broadcast Services, the company is extremely proud to announce that they have a brand-new... [READ MORE]

ARRI collects technical Emmy for ALEXA camera system

At the 69th Engineering Emmy® Awards Ceremony in Hollywood, the Television Academy recognised ARRI with the most prestigious television accolade for outstanding achievement in engineering development for its ALEXA digital motion... [READ MORE]

ProAV answer questions about the Canon XF405

GTC sponsors ProAV have had their hands on the new Canon XF405 camera and have produced this video to answer a lot of the most common questions regarding its specs.... [READ MORE]

Camera Corps introduce Qx and Clarity in NY

GTC sponsor Camera Corps previewed its new Qx miniature robotic camera as well as giving the Clarity camera its New York debut at the recent NAB Show. Qx -... [READ MORE]

Canon wins Emmy for its lineup of 4K lenses for large-format cameras

Canon Europe has announced that its parent company Canon Inc. will be recognised at the 69th Annual Technology & Engineering Emmy® Awards for its lineup of 4K field production zoom lenses... [READ MORE]

MTF celebrate success and innovation during IBC 2017

As veterans of the trade exhibition circuit, the team at GTC sponsor MTF Broadcast Services are no strangers to delivering innovative solutions through their own-branded lens adapters, as well as the growing... [READ MORE]

Sachtler launches ACE XL GS AL and ACE XL MS AL tripod systems

New aluminium versions of the popular ACE XL tripods offer value-priced alternative to carbon-fibre counterparts Sachtler, a Vitec Group brand and global industry leader in camera support systems, have introduced two new... [READ MORE]

Fujifilm attributes technical Emmy for Cine Zoom lenses to cinematographers

DoP Bill Wages, ASC, giving feedback on FUJINON Cabrios with Radames Gonzalez from Arri Rental in lens projection room The Optical Devices Division of GTC sponosr FUJIFILM has been awarded an Engineering Emmy®... [READ MORE]

ZEISS unveils high-speed DSLR lens: Milvus 1.4/25

With its new wide-angle focal length, the ZEISS Milvus family now boasts 11 lenses for single-lens reflex cameras, including four focal lengths with a maximum aperture of 1.4, making them perfect... [READ MORE]

Procam Projects supply cameras for farewell Black Sabbath show

On 4 February, Black Sabbath performed their last show in Birmingham’s Genting Arena as part of their farewell tour, The End. To chronicle the sold-out, historic final concert, Procam Projects was... [READ MORE]

Latest news from Agile Remote Cameras

New ARC cameras and controllers - It's an exciting time for GTC sponsor Agile Remote Cameras as they launch new products into the market. New introductions include a PTZ... [READ MORE]

RED Digital Cinema announces Monstro 8K VV sensor

GTC sponsor RED Digital Cinema® has announced a new cinematic full frame sensor for WEAPON® cameras, MONSTRO™ 8K VV. MONSTRO is an evolutionary step beyond the DRAGON 8K VV sensor with... [READ MORE]

Rosco backdrop solutions

Between its extensive inventory of rental drops and wide variety of background photos and videos in its Image Bank, GTC sponsor Rosco has hundreds of backdrops available for your... [READ MORE]

New Joker² from K5600

For 25 years, K5600 Lighting's Jokers have been an industry standard for powerful, controllable light sources with thousands in use every day on film, television and still sets around the world.... [READ MORE]

ARRI ALEXA camera system wins Engineering Emmy®

The ARRI ALEXA is to be honoured with an Engineering Emmy® Award for outstanding achievement in engineering development Since 2010, ALEXA has been the camera of choice on numerous television... [READ MORE]

Latest news from Visual Impact including Sony Venice footage

This week's 'News in 90 seconds' video from GTC sponsor Visual Impact features: Sony VENICE footage Atomos Sumo19M ARRI SkyPanel S360-C [READ MORE]

Nat Geo WILD’s RED Challenge Finalists

: Samuel Guiton’s documentary short Spiral won Nat Geo WILD’s RED Challenge at the Jackson Hole Wildlife Film Festival Awards ceremony on Thursday 28 September. Launched by Nat Geo WILD with GTC... [READ MORE]

100 years of ARRI history

To celebrate its centenary, ARRI is launching an interactive historical timeline – a thrilling journey through the last century of cinematic storytelling. Browse 100 years of ARRI's history.... [READ MORE]

New flowtech™ tripod picks up three major awards at IBC2017

The revolutionary new flowtech™ carbon-fibre camera tripod technology from Sachtler® and Vinten®, both Vitec Group brands, has won three awards at IBC2017. Sachtler and Vinten debuted flowtech technology at IBC2017 in the form of... [READ MORE]

News from Sony at IBC2017

Sony goes beyond definition at IBC 2017 focusing on amazing storytelling and new advanced media operations Sony today revealed new solutions, technologies and operational approaches to empower media companies to... [READ MORE]

Miller launches CompassX series at IBC

  Miller Fluid Heads (Europe) Ltd., a leader in the production of innovative camera support solutions, announced the CompassX series at IBC 2017. Designed with speed, balance and strength as its... [READ MORE]

First footage from Panasonic EVA1

The first footage from the new Panasonic AU-EVA1 5.7K handheld cinema camera has been released at IBC in Amsterdam, with the camera set to start shipping from the end of October... [READ MORE]

News from GTC sponsor Shift 4


Rosco Labs acquires DMG Lumière

DMG Lumière’s founders (l-r) Jean de Montgrand, Nicolas Goerg, Mathieu de Montgrand, Nils de Montgrand with Rosco Chairman Stan Miller in the middle GTC sponsor Rosco, a leading manufacturer of... [READ MORE]

The GTC welcomes new sponsors Zeiss

The GTC is delighted to announce that Zeiss has recently joined our list of sponsor companies. ZEISS is an international leader in the fields of optics and optoelectronics. Its photography... [READ MORE]

Trev Sword appointed General Manager of Ikegami UK

Sword brings 20 years’ experience to role heading up the UK, Ireland and Africa offices GTC sponsor Ikegami (, a leading manufacturer of specialised cameras and image processing equipment in... [READ MORE]

ARRI Media at IBC2017


See GTC sponsor Finepoint at IBC 2017


Camera Corps introduces Clarity miniature live HFR 4K and HD cameras

GTC sponsor Camera Corps, a leading supplier of speciality television production systems, announces a major addition to its rental assets with the introduction of its own in-house-designed miniature high frame rate... [READ MORE]

MTF at IBC 2017

As a specialist supplier of quality broadcast products for film and TV industries, GTC sponsor MTF Services will once more head to IBC in Amsterdam (15–19 September) to showcase its outstanding... [READ MORE]

Fujifilm introduces smallest and lightest 4K HDR-compatible broadcast lens

At IBC in Amsterdam this month, the Optical Devices Division of FUJIFILM will introduce the world’s smallest (total length approx 220.5mm) and lightest (approx 1.98kg) broadcast lens that supports 4K production. Despite its... [READ MORE]

New Polecam brochure now available online

The NEW Polecam camera crane 'Rigs & Accessories' brochure is now available online. This provides a great overview and introduction to the super-lightweight, totally modular, highly portable, quick to deploy, single operator carbon... [READ MORE]

ROTOLIGHT announces strategic collaboration with Elinchrom

GTC sponsor Rotolight, an award-winning British LED lighting manufacturer, has teamed up with Elinchrom one of the world’s best known photographic lighting systems manufacturers, to integrate its unique Skyport Protocol across... [READ MORE]

Tiffen International to show new Steadicam M-1 Volt at IBC 2017

Top Steadicam trainer Jerry Holway, one of the design team for the new M-1 Volt GTC sponsors Tiffen International will show and demonstrate the innovative new top-of-the-range Steadicam M-1 Volt at IBC... [READ MORE]

Vocas introduce new products at IBC 2017

GTC sponsor Vocas is to introduce several new products at IBC2017, including a new follow focus system, the MFC-3 and MFC-3F, and the Top handgrip Pro. MFC-3 and MFC-3F: The... [READ MORE]

MTF present BLUESHAPE Power Solutions

As a specialist supplier of quality broadcast products for film and TV industries, GTC sponsor MTF prides itself on offering the very best in solutions currently available in the market. A... [READ MORE]

Presenting Manfrotto 360 Virtual Reality

The first dedicated range of solutions supporting virtual reality creation Pro and enthusiast solutions for immersive content creation. Reliable, high-performance bases, accessories and extension booms. Engineered with high-quality materials... [READ MORE]

LCA to exhibit new products and visitors can win prizes at IBC

GTC sponsor LCA – Lights, Camera, Action are a leading supplier of a wide range of film and TV lighting and grip, and work with some of the innovative lighting manufacturers from around... [READ MORE]

News in 90 seconds from Visual Impact: 38

: This week's news in 90 seconds from Visual Impact: GTC sponsor Visual Impact produces a useful series of 'News in 90 seconds' videos. In this week's video there... [READ MORE]

Panasonic nominated for three categories at Gear of The Year Awards 2017

Panasonic has been nominated for three categories at Pro Moviemaker’s 2017 Gear of the Year Awards for: Innovation of the Year Launch of the Year Cinema Camera of... [READ MORE]

Fujifilm launches 'Lunch and Learn Lenses' events in the US

As part of the company’s overall education initiative, the Optical Devices Division of FUJIFILM is currently conducting 'Lunch & Learn Lenses' events in cities across North and South America. Each 'Lunch... [READ MORE]

More details announced about the new Panasonic AU-EVA1 camera

Panasonic announces pricing and additional technical specs for the new AU-EVA1 compact cinema camera - Panasonic has disclosed additional information, including pricing and specification data, about... [READ MORE]

Miller's Skyline 90 makes debut at IBC 2017

Miller Fluid Heads (Europe) Ltd, launched the Skyline 90 Fluid Head for the European market at IBC 2017. Designed to meet the stringent and rigorous standards presented by challenging environments and... [READ MORE]

Finepoint Broadcast becomes a Sony Professional Solutions Specialist

Finepoint and Sony - As part of Finepoint Broadcast and Sony’s developing relationship, the two GTC sponsors are happy to announce a new sales agreement, meaning that Finepoint becomes a Sony... [READ MORE]

Production Gear – Kupo Lighting Grip equipment

GTC sponsor Production Gear is excited to announce that it has recently added the popular Kupo lighting stands and grip to its range of distribution brands, which includes products from Easyrig... [READ MORE]

ARRI Photometrics App 4.0 – now on iOS and Android


MTF offer new Micro 4/3 and FZ conversion service for Fujinon MK lenses

Since the launch of Fujinon’s MK lenses in February this year, many users have requested a range of mounts beyond the native E-Mount that is found on the 18–55mm and 50–135mm... [READ MORE]

Polecam introduce new medical theatre camera

As world leaders in the design and manufacture of specialist lightweight highly portable carbon fibre camera crane systems, Polecam, as proud members of the Institute of Medical Illustrators, are pleased to... [READ MORE]

Tiffen Rentals offers TLC for their filter owners

Tiffen Rentals, based in Pinewood Studios London, is offering a return-to-factory filter repolishing service on Tiffen filters, exclusive to ACO members, GBCT members, GTC members and BSC members.  If you... [READ MORE]

Shift 4 acquires Celere HS prime lenses

GTC sponsor Shift 4 now has a set of Celere HS prime lenses. These lenses are: high-quality compact and affordable 18.5mm, 25mm, 36mm, 50mm and 85mm available now... [READ MORE]

BR Remote: New Motion Control and DMX

: News from BR Remote: You spoke, we listened... - Since IBC 2016 BR Remote has been busy developing products that meet many of our customers’ aspirations... [READ MORE]

MTF appointed official reseller for NiSi Filters

After recording remarkable growth in the US and Chinese markets since launching 10 years ago, NiSi Filters have appointed specialist manufacturer, distributor and reseller, GTC sponsor MTF Broadcast Services, to grow... [READ MORE]

HDR system recognised with ACS Technical and Innovation Achievement Award

Director, cinematographer and camera developer Paul Nichola was recently presented with the Bob Miller – ACS Technical & Innovation Achievement Award at the 46th 2017 Australian Cinematographers Society (ACS) National Awards... [READ MORE]

The GTC is delighted to welcome new sponsors Global Broadcast Installations

The GTC is pleased to announce that system integration company Global Broadcast Installations Ltd has become the latest company to join our list of sponsor companies. The sponsor contact will... [READ MORE]

Leader appoints Presteigne Broadcast Hire as rental channel partner

Leader European Regional Development Manager Kevin Salvidge (left) shakes hands with Presteigne Broadcast Hire CEO Mike Ransome (right) Leader Electronics Corporation has announced the appointment of GTC sponsor Presteigne Broadcast Hire as... [READ MORE]

Peli introduce new V-series rack mount cases

GTC sponsor Peli has announced a new range of off-the-shelf rack mount cases with pro-grade features. 33" Classic-V - For ultra fragile equipment, the Classic-V has a 33" depth frame... [READ MORE]

ARRI SkyPanels – available to hire from Shift 4

The ARRI Sky Panel range is available to hire from GTC sponsors Shift 4. The Sky Panels offer: High output LED panels giving off soft light with high colour... [READ MORE]

Panasonic introduces EVA1 at Cine Gear

GTC sponsor Panasonic has previewed the AU-EVA1, at Cine Gear Expo 2017 in Los Angeles, USA, a new 5.7K cinema camera positioned between the Panasonic Lumix GH5 4K mirrorless camera and... [READ MORE]

Finepoint: preorders for the new Canon C200

GTC sponsors Finepoint are taking preorders on the new Canon C200 camera. The new Canon C200 is a compact cinema camera that is capable of shooting up to 12-bit 4K... [READ MORE]

Kino Kicks releases Freestyle

Kino Flo Lighting Systems premiered its new Select Freestyle line of location lighting systems for motion picture and television production at NABShow 2017 in Las Vegas. The new Freestyle systems... [READ MORE]

Fujifilm/Fujinon launch new MK lens at Cine Gear

Fujinon at Cine Gear - The newly launched 'MK' series of cinema lenses from the Optical Devices Division of FUJIFILM, along with the UA Series of HDR zooms, are currently making... [READ MORE]

ARRI Rental showcases expanding ALEXA 65 lens range at Cine Gear

ARRI at Cine Gear - Top cinematographers give their feedback on working with different ALEXA 65 lens options Four distinct lens series, incorporating modern and vintage optics Lenses... [READ MORE]

Tiffen International launches Lowel Lighting at Pinewood Studios

The famous Lowel lighting range, manufactured by Tiffen in Hollywood, is coming to Pinewood Studios – with Ben Holmes (above) at the helm. GTC sponsor Tiffen International is launching Lowel... [READ MORE]

ARRI release firmware update 3.0 for SkyPanel

SkyPanel Firmware 3.0: Just add your creativity - Bringing 10 amazing new features, SkyPanel Firmware 3.0 is a free update that can be downloaded by users and installed in... [READ MORE]

New: Vislink ViewBack Reverse Video Receiver

Vislink ViewBack: Deliver studio video back to the scene GTC sponsors Vislink are pleased to announce their latest product – the ViewBack Reverse Video Receiver. The... [READ MORE]

The GTC is sad to hear of the passing of John Turley

The GTC recently received this sad news from our sponsors Ikegami: Ikegami UK is very sad to report that our old colleague, John Turley, passed away last week. John worked... [READ MORE]

Panasonic news from NAB

Panasonic boosts live production systems line-up at NAB: 360-degree AW-360C10 live camera - Panasonic used NAB 2017 to introduce more details of the prototype 360 degree camera... [READ MORE]

Visual Impact 'pick of the NAB news' summary

GTC sponsors Visual Impact (who incidentally are celebrating their 30th birthday this year – Happy Birthday to you Visual Impact!), have put together the following useful 90-second video summary of their... [READ MORE]

Four new Easyrig announcements at NAB2017

GTC sponsor Easyrig announced four new developments at NABShow 2017. 1.  Swing Stop Swing Stop limits upper arm rotation, offering a solution to issues users have experienced with Easyrig... [READ MORE]

Rosco upgrades to Silk LED soft lights

Rosco Laboratories, a global leader in lighting and colour technologies for the film and broadcast has announced several upgrades to its popular Silk line of LED soft lights. “We’re very... [READ MORE]

Vislink unveils all-new HCAM, HEVC 4K UHD camera transmitter at NAB 2017

xG® Technology, Inc (“xG”), a leading provider of wireless video solutions to broadcast, law enforcement and defence markets, and private mobile broadband networks for critical communications, announced that its Vislink and... [READ MORE]

ARRI 100 Years Instagram Contest

ARRI is celebrating its 100th birthday in September. We would like to commemorate this occasion in pictures and for this we need your help! On Instagram, you can upload a photo... [READ MORE]

Presteigne Broadcast HIre announces £2M investment in 4K including Canon lenses

GTC sponsor Presteigne Broadcast Hire has announced that is has taken delivery of more than £2M in new broadcast technology from Sony, Canon, Blackmagic, Vinten and others to further strengthen its dry hire... [READ MORE]

Fujifilm introduces two new 4K-compatible Ultra HD handheld and a studio lens

The Optical Devices Division of FUJIFILM will introduce two new FUJINON 4K-compatible handheld zooms for live sports, entertainment and field production, plus a new 4K-compatible studio lens during NAB 2017. The company will... [READ MORE]

The GTC is delighted to welcome new sponsors Boxx TV

The GTC is pleased to announce that Boxx TV is the latest company to join as a GTC sponsor company. - Boxx TV is proud to be celebrating 10 years of... [READ MORE]

Procam Projects chosen for The Who's Teenage Cancer Trust concert

Procam Projects, a division of GTC sponsor Procam, was chosen by EP-PIC Films & Creative as the sole camera supplier for the filming of the celebration of Teenage Cancer Trust’s 100th... [READ MORE]

Canon firmware updates for professional video and Cinema EOS cameras announced

GTC sponsor Canon Europe has announced firmware updates for seven of its professional cameras: the EOS C700, EOS C100, EOS C100 Mark II, XC15, XC10, ME20F-SH and ME200S-SH. The new... [READ MORE]

Miller Camera Support equipment used on ‘The Plastic Project’

Arrow 40 2-Stage Sprinter II Carbon Fibre System aids in spreading environmental awareness - As a producer and director who also has an Honors degree in Genetics and a... [READ MORE]

Win a Tandem Skydive with Videosys* at BVE

- Visit the Videosys stand at BVE (H55) and win a chance to jump with the Tigers British Army display team - Have you ever wanted to jump... [READ MORE]

Blackmagic: DaVinci Resolve and camera update

GTC sponsors Blackmagic recently introduced some exciting new products including the Blackmagic URSA Mini Pro camera, DaVinci Resolve Micro Panel and DaVinci Resolve Mini Panel as well as a new version... [READ MORE]

Share the passion: New ARRI Lighting video

Light is essential to everyone. Sunrise, fire, electric light – sources of our existence. ARRI lives and breathes light – it’s in our DNA. ARRI lighting allows for freedom in... [READ MORE]

Panasonic: News from the VariCam family

VariCam Pure - Panasonic is pleased to announce a new addition to the VariCam family: VariCam Pure, a cinema-ready VariCam 35 featuring a Codex recorder capable of uncompressed 4K Raw acquisition. ... [READ MORE]

Polecam co-exhibits with Camera Corps and shows new products at BVE 2017

GTC sponsors Polecam Systems and Camera Corps (part of the Vitec group) will continue to develop their long-standing symbiotic professional relationship by co-exhibiting with each other at this year’s BVE Expo... [READ MORE]

RED Digital Cinema to show DSMC2 cameras at BVE 2017

RED Digital Cinema will partner with Zeiss (booth #L30) at this year’s BVE, which runs February 28 – March 2 at the ExCel London. Those visiting the Zeiss booth can interact... [READ MORE]

New products on the Pyser stand at BVE2017

GTC sponsors Pyser will be at BVE2017 on Stand P27 - They will be showing TVLogic 4K/ UHD monitors including two brand new production monitors. They will also have... [READ MORE]

LCA to show latest innovations at BVE

Drop by the GTC sponsor LCA's stand (K40) at BVE from Tuesday 28 Feb to Thursday 2 March for the chance to win a Cineo Matchbox. LCA to premier new... [READ MORE]

Fujinon launches 'MK' series of lenses

DoP Eric Longden holding the new MK18–55 with Fujifilm's Chuck Lee at the MK series launch event in the ASC Clubhouse, Los Angeles FUJIFILM Corporation has unveiled the MK series of new... [READ MORE]

New products from BlackMagic

GTC sponsors Blackmagic recently announced several new products. The headline new products are: ATEM Television Studio HD HyperDeck Studio Mini Blackmagic Web Presenter The products are... [READ MORE]

Latest video from GTC sponsors ProAV: Demystifying HDR

New GTC sponsors ProAV have a really active YouTube channel with lots of great video tutorials and other resources: The latest video to be added is a recording of their recent... [READ MORE]

Celebrating 100 years of ARRI!

ARRI at 100: proud of the past and confident in the future: As its centenary year gets underway, long-standing GTC sponsor ARRI is looking back at its rich history, assessing the... [READ MORE]

Latest firmware updates from Panasonic

Panasonic has recently announced its latest round of firmware updates across a range of products. See updates announced 24 January 2017 See updates announced 28 November 2016 See updates announced... [READ MORE]

Vocas - new accessories for Sony PXW-FS7 II

GTC sponsors Vocas have announced a range of new accessories for the Sony PXW-FS7 11. - New base plate for Sony PXW-FS7 / FS7 II - The new Vocas... [READ MORE]

Miller Fluid Heads (Europe) to show latest camera products at BVE 2017

GTC sponsor Miller Fluid Heads (Europe) will be exhibiting its latest tripods, fluid heads and pedestals, including the new arrowX series of fluid heads, Combo Live Pedestal Series and Cineline 2090... [READ MORE]

BPS becomes exclusive distributor for Mobile Viewpoint In UK and Ireland

GTC sponsor BPS has become the exclusive distributor for Mobile Viewpoint products in the UK and Ireland. Founded in 2008 and based in Alkmaar, the Netherlands, Mobile Viewpoint works with... [READ MORE]

Innovative Camera Corps tracking shots at the BDO World Darts

GTC sponsors Camera Corps has enjoyed an interesting start to 2017, as IMG Productions came to them with an innovative project for the BDO World Darts Championships. "Channel 4 UK... [READ MORE]

Win a Cineo Matchbox or LiteGear Goody pack on the LCA stand at BSC Expo

Drop by the GTC sponsor LCA's stand (425) at BSC Expo today or tomorrow for the chance to win a Cineo Matchbox or LiteGear Goody Giveaway. LCA to premier new... [READ MORE]

View the Visual Impact Lighting Workshop with DoP George Mooradian ASC

If you weren't able to get along to the recent Lighting Workshop with 7 times Emmy nominated DoP George Mooradian ASC, staged by GTC sponsors Visual Impact, the good news is you can... [READ MORE]

Panasonic supports 'Disney's Broadway Hits' at Royal Albert Hall

GTC sponsor Panasonic has supported the production of 'Disney’s Broadway Hits' at London’s Royal Albert Hall with 4K cameras including the VariCam LT Cinema, AK-UC3000 Studio and AW-UE70 PTZ. The new Disney... [READ MORE]

Kit review: Kino Flo Diva-Lite/Select LED

The eagerly awaited Kino Flo 'Select' and 'Diva-Lite' range of high-quality, colour-tunable soft LED lights arrived here earlier this year in the UK – Jonathan Harrison DoP reviews them. The Kino... [READ MORE]

Tiffen International takes back Lowel Lighting

Tiffen International has announced that, due to the recent closure of Prokit, they will be taking back the distribution of Lowel Lighting in the UK. More information will be available in the... [READ MORE]

Presteigne on a roll with Six Day Amsterdam cycling

GTC sponsor Presteigne Broadcast Hire has provided a complete production solution, including onboard cameras, for Aurora Media’s production of “Six Day Amsterdam”, an elite track cycling event held at the Amsterdam... [READ MORE]

Watch the Shift 4 video about Cooke Anamorphic/i lenses

GTC sponsors Shift 4 recently produced a nice video introducing the Cooke Anamorphic/i prime lenses. The video shows off these beautiful lenses and the warm, filmic look they produce. Shot by Technical Manager... [READ MORE]

Bradley Camballs in new Bridget Jones film

Have you seen the Camballs featured in the latest Bridget Jones film? Check them out on YouTube: You can see them in the scene with Ed Sheeran in concert; several... [READ MORE]

'FUJINON days' held in US and abroad

As part of the company’s overall initiative to increase awareness of its Cine-Style zooms among cinematographers, camera operators and camera assistants throughout the world, the Optical Devices Division of FUJIFILM, FUJINON has embarked... [READ MORE]

Tiffen variable viewing filter launched

Responding to the demands of cinematographers and lighting professionals worldwide, GTC sponsor Tiffen has launched its new Variable Viewing Filter (VVF), incorporating Tiffen’s award-winning Variable ND filter, offering indexed 2 to... [READ MORE]

'Christmas-up' some VMI kit and win a Xmas hamper!

VMI Christmas-Up Our Kit Competition: The team at GTC sponsors VMI are already dreaming of a White Christmas – so to add a bit of fun & to get... [READ MORE]

Shift 4 sponsor Tech Week at Indie Training Fund

GTC sponsor company Shift 4 is sponsoring Indie Training Fund’s Tech Week 2016. The week will run from Monday 14th to Friday 18th November and will include a selection of... [READ MORE]

Camera Corps to demonstrate Q-Ball, Q3 and MeerCat at NAB Show New York

GTC sponsor Camera Corps will demonstrate its range of specialised broadcast cameras at the 2016 NAB Show, New York, November 9–10. Exhibiting on the Vitec Videocom stand, 625, Camera Corps will... [READ MORE]

Latest camera rain covers from CP Cases

In their 22nd consecutive year exhibiting at IBC RAI Amsterdam, GTC sponsors CP Cases announced a brand new solution for weather protection for the very latest generation of 4K OB cameras... [READ MORE]

Panasonic IBC highlights

GTC sponsors Panasonic have collected together all the highlights from their Panasonic Live@IBC recordings - so if you weren't able to get to Amsterdam this year you can catch up on... [READ MORE]

Latest news from Top-Teks – 0% finance on Varicam LT–Fujion Cabrio XK6 package

Panasonic Varicam LT with Fujinon XK6 zoom lens - Buy this combo and receive 24 months interest free finance. Panasonic's new flagship camera the Varicam LT has entered the... [READ MORE]

Camera Corps supports Task Brasil

Outside broadcast technicians, camera riggers, tracking specialists and support crew working on location in Rio de Janeiro with GTC sponsors Camera Corps have donated generously to the Task Brasil Trust, a... [READ MORE]

VMI: Stuff you didn't know you needed...

GTC sponsors VMI have introduced a new page on their site, full of ingenious items - the kind of things "you didn't know you needed". VMI explain: "Every now and... [READ MORE]

RED digital cinema announces RED EPIC-W and new WEAPON

Both new cameras feature RED’s revolutionary new helium 8K S35 sensor RED Digital Cinema has begun shipping two new cameras – the highly anticipated RED EPIC-W and the newest WEAPON®. Both cameras... [READ MORE]

Tiffen announces UK Steadicam Gold Workshop

GTC sponsor Tiffen International has announced a residential Steadicam Gold Workshop to take place in the beautiful interior and rural landscaped grounds of the luxurious Beaumont conference hotel in Windsor, Berkshire... [READ MORE]

Presteigne Broadcast HIre announces Management Buyout

GTC sponsor Presteigne Broadcast Hire has announced completion of a management buyout (MBO) that positions the company for accelerated growth as it embraces rapid advances in RF, IP and 4K acquisition, management and... [READ MORE]

Kino Flo debuts 360º colour on LEDs

Kino Flo Lighting Systems (supplied in the UK by GTC sponsors Cirro Lite) unveiled its new color swatch offerings for Select and Diva-Lite LEDs. Now a new firmware upgrade adds a vast palette... [READ MORE]

Rotolight awarded Best of Show Award

GTC sponsor LED lighting manufacturer Rotolight has taken the honours at IBC2016 as the Anova Pro is awarded TVBEurope’s Best of Show Award. The Anova Pro received the award thanks... [READ MORE]

ARRI camera news from IBC 2016

Development of the ALEXA SXT cameras (Super Xtended Technology) is now complete and ARRI is making good on its promise to offer upgrade options to ALEXA XT owners. Read more.... [READ MORE]

New from ROSCO at IBC 2016

At IBC GTC sponsors will preview their complete line of Silk LED Soft Lights. - The ROSCO line of Silk LED soft lights has been expanded. There are now... [READ MORE]

Canon K35 18–85mm re-engineered by TLS

LS Canon K35 Re-Engineering Project - GTC sponsor True Lens Services is pleased to announce the latest development in its rehousing project of the Canon K35 lens series.... [READ MORE]

Vinten announce Vantage robotic head

Vinten, a world leader in robotic camera support systems and a Vitec Videocom brand, is pleased to unveil the revolutionary new Vinten Vantage – a compact robotic head that offers ultimate... [READ MORE]

IBC news from Blackmagic Design

Blackmagic Design has acquired Ultimatte and Fairlight. Ultimatte is the world leader in real-time blue and green screen removal solutions for broadcast television, while Fairlight creates cutting edge professional digital audio... [READ MORE]

Domo Broadcast SOLO7 Nano HD transmitter flies high

Domo Broadcast has announced the use of its SOLO7 Nano HD transmitter by The Princess of Wales's Royal Regiment's Parachute display team,The Tigers, for live and streaming coverage of their aerial... [READ MORE]

Live@IBC - with Panasonic

Live@IBC:: HDR with colorfront shot on Panasonic VariCam - Among the big talking points at IBC this year is HDR. Gyula Priskin from Colorfront talks through why... [READ MORE]

ARRI news from IBC 2016

SkyPanel 120: The highly acclaimed ARRI SkyPanel series of LED soft lights is growing, with the new SkyPanel S120-C joining the S60 and S30 family of products. The S120... [READ MORE]

Sony announcements at IBC 2016

1. Sony goes Beyond Definition at IBC 2016, unveiling transformational advances in image, IP and media workflow. - Sony’s show overview release, detailing how Sony’s new announcements help broadcasters rethink the... [READ MORE]

BlueShape and MTF at IBC 2016

GTC sponsors MTF are dealers for the BlueShape range of batteries. Both MTF and BlueShape will be at IBC this year. See MTF at 12.F44 and BlueShape at 12.A20.  ... [READ MORE]

TVU Networks to showcase VOIP solutions at IBC

GTC sponsors TVU Networks, a global technology leader in live IP video solutions, will showcase the company’s full range of transmission, management and distribution solutions at IBC2016, from 9 to 13 September at... [READ MORE]

Miller Fluid Heads to show latest camera support options at IBC

GTC sponsor Miller Fluid Heads (Europe) Ltd, a leader in the production of innovating camera support solutions, will be displaying several brand new products to the European market, including the new... [READ MORE]

Top-Teks GTC member offer extended

GTC members and sponsors will be receiving their Autumn issue of Zerb (#84) any day now and we hope you will enjoy it. Nestled within it, on page 11, is... [READ MORE]

See Ikegami 4K products at IBC2016

2016 is a landmark year for Ikegami as it celebrates its 70th anniversary. To celebrate this milestone, Zerb has published a company history in the Autumn issue. 4K UHD will... [READ MORE]

New products from Polecam will be at IBC

At IBC 2016 Polecam Systems will show the latest Polecam rigs and new innovations and products, including the global launch of Autopod, a remotely operated programmable elevation unit for rigs, remote heads and... [READ MORE]

IDX powers Love Island shoot

Ben Hughes, DoP, and owner of independent crewing and facilities company Fracture TV chose DUO-C95 batteries from GTC sponsors IDX to power ARRI Alexa Mini auxiliary equipment during nearly two months... [READ MORE]

Welcome to Kris Hill, new GM of Ikegami

The GTC would like to welcome Kris Hill to his new post as General Manager, Ikegami Electronics (Europe) GmbH, and also to wish long-term GTC sponsor contact at the company, Mark Capstick... [READ MORE]

Finepoint becomes Canon Pro Partner

GTC sponsor Finepoint Broadcast has become the latest Canon Pro Partner and joined a professional network of dealers that spans 23 European countries. As a Pro Partner Finepoint will be able... [READ MORE]

See ARRI at cinec 2016

ARRI invites you to experience the future of filmmaking! GTC sponsors ARRI look forward to welcoming you at the ARRI booth during cinec 2016. Come and see the latest products... [READ MORE]

Miller camera support: filming marsupials

Filming wild animals requires not only an impressive level of talent, but also the proper equipment to support the production. That’s why Daniel Hunter and Edward Saltau of The Natural History Unit production... [READ MORE]

Procam announce Procam Projects

GTC sponsor Procam, the UK’s largest digital cinematography and broadcast hire firm, has just announced a new division to be called Procam Projects. This development is in response to the market’s... [READ MORE]

RoscoLED tape - easy accent lighting

LED tape offers a number of advantages to scenic and lighting designers seeking to add depth, colour and accent lighting in broadcast sets. Acclaimed lighting designer Adrian Goldberg put LED tape... [READ MORE]

New palm camcorder from Panasonic

GTC sponsor Panasonic has announced a new palm camcorder, aimed at semi-professional event videographers, that is set to replace the popular AG-AC90. The AG-AC30 is a 1-chip Full-HD camcorder, designed... [READ MORE]

Top-Teks announce UK distribution of Hollyland Tech products

GTC sponsors Top-Teks Ltd have announced a deal for exclusive rights to distribute Hollyland Tech products in the UK. Since its foundation in 2012, Hollyland Tech has risen to the forefront of wireless... [READ MORE]

Miller Arrow fluid head a finalist in Australia's Good Design Awards

The arrowX Fluid Head Series from GTC sponsors Miller Camera Support Equipment has been named as a finalist in Australia’s Good Design Awards in the 'Product Design: Commercial and Industrial' category.... [READ MORE]

Top-Teks launches VariCam leasing plan

The VariCam LT is set to be included in a new leasing deal from GTC sponsors Top-Teks, launched at the recent Media Production Show. Top-Teks is a leading supplier of... [READ MORE]

TLS: rehousing Canon K35 lenses

GTC sponsor True Lens Services (TLS) is pleased to announce the latest development in its rehousing project of the Canon K35 lens series. The 18mm, 24mm and 35mm lenses are the first... [READ MORE]

VMI has vacancies for technicians

GTC sponsors VMI currently have openings for a Senior and a Junior Technician to join their busy camera rental facility in West London. Candidates must have a background in broadcast equipment with... [READ MORE]

Small HD premieres new studio production monitors at Cinegear

Hot on the heels of SmallHD’s daylight-viewable HDR production monitor announcement at NAB, comes 'Studio' editions of both the 17-inch and 24-inch sizes. Designed to provide the same level of durability... [READ MORE]

Panavision-RED-Light Iron 8K camera collaboration announced

In a historic collaboration, RED Digital Cinema, Panavision and post-production experts Light Iron are collaborating on the newly announced Panavision DXL – an 8K camera capable of 8K/60p RAW + 4K ProRes proxies.... [READ MORE]

VMI adds VariCam LT to rental fleet

GTC sponsor UK rental company VMI has taken delivery of two VariCam LT camcorders, the newly launched 4K cinematography camera from Panasonic. Drama and documentary camera rental company VMI supplies cameras and... [READ MORE]

AMIRA software update package SUP 4.0 available for download

SUP 4.0 is a free-of-charge update and includes many new features and functions, improvements and bugfixes. SUP 4.0 features - Super 16 recording mode Crops and scales... [READ MORE]

FUJINON UA107x8.4 4K UHD lens awarded NewBay Media 'Best of Show'

At the 2016 NAB Show, FUJINON's new UA107x8.4 4K broadcast lens (the longest and widest 4K lens ever created for Ultra HD (UHD) broadcast applications) was honoured with a 'Best of... [READ MORE]

TVU Networks wins 'Best of Show' Award for new Remote Production system

GTC sponsor TVU Networks, the global technology leader in live IP video solutions, won a 'Best of Show' Award from NewBay Media publication 'TV Technology' at NAB 2016 for the TVU... [READ MORE]

SkyPanel Firmware 2.0 from ARRI


RED Digital Cinema: Avid DNxHR and DNxHD now available for DSMC2 cameras

RED Digital Cinema has announced that Avid DNxHR and DNxHD are now available for cameras and also revealed a selection of RED accessories including a DSMC2 side handle. The DSMC2&trade... [READ MORE]

Miller camera support equipment goes glacial with Pieter De Vries

When cinematographer Pieter de Vries, ACS, sailed from Chile to Antarctica for Aurora Expeditions' Antarctica Photography Expedition, he took with him his AIR Carbon Fibre  System from GTC sponsors Miller Camera... [READ MORE]

A harsh test for the Rosco LitePad Vector

GTC sponsors Rosco have had some fun with their latest video (below) in which Frank Lambrechts attempts to destroy the LitePad Vector by putting it through a range of increasingly harsh... [READ MORE]

April news from Photon Beard

New product: Highlight LED Studio Soft Light: Full spectrum LED with excellent CRI and TLCI in both 3200K and 5600K Colour temperature easily changed by swapping over the phosphor panels... [READ MORE]

Miller introduce new Arrow series at NAB 2016

GTC sponsors Miller Camera Support unveiled the new ArrowX series at NAB 2016. An evolution of the company’s popular Arrow series, this new range of fluid heads will include the... [READ MORE]

Ikegami reports strong Interest in 4K UHD and 8K SHV at CABSAT 2016

GTC sponsor Ikegami reports strong interest in its latest-generation UHD cameras at the CABSAT 2016 broadcast technology exhibition held mid-March in Dubai. "With consumer 4K UHD displays now available at very affordable... [READ MORE]

New Fujinon PL 20-120mm Cabrio lens to be introduced at NAB 2016

At the upcoming NAB Show, the Optical Devices Division of GTC sponsors FUJIFILM (North America) will introduce the FUJINON Premier PL 20–120mm Cabrio XK (XK6x20) zoom, destined to be the next ‘go to&rsquo... [READ MORE]

Major investment in Sony HDC-2500 and HDC-4300 cameras for Euro Media Group

GTC sponsor Sony is pleased to announce that Euro Media Group (EMG), one of Europe’s leading broadcast service providers, has signed a four-year contract for a major investment in Sony HDC-2500... [READ MORE]

Presteigne 360 degree live broadcast from Tanzanian crater

GTC sponsors Presteigne Broadcast Hire recently provided technology, project management and system design for deployment of its mobile IP Mesh system for Good Morning America’s 'GMA on Safari' event on 23... [READ MORE]

New from Rosco: Roscotex Egg Crate Butterflies

Big Light = Big Spill Control it with the new Roscotex Egg Crate Butterflies - Film-makers love using large panels of diffusion to create large sources of soft... [READ MORE]

TVU Networks and Unilumin Group form strategic partnership

GTC sponsor TVU Networks has announced a strategic partnership with the Unilumin Group, with the aim of better serving their joint customers in broadcasting and other industries around the globe. TVU Networks... [READ MORE]

Make sure you don't fall for a fake Easyrig

Johan Hellsten from GTC sponsor Easyrig has asked us to circulate the unfortunate news that there are fake copies of the Easyrig system available on the market. These Chinese-made copies can... [READ MORE]

GTC sponsor news: VMI Bristol has moved

The Bristol branch of GTC sponsors VMI has grown very successfully since being set up in January 2015 and has already outgrown its Lower Park Row address and so recently moved... [READ MORE]

GTC sponsor news: Peli inserts from MSA Foams

Almost as important as the outer casing of the top-quality camera cases from Peli Cases are the foam inserts. MSA Foams (recently acquired by Peli UK Group) specialise in the design and manufacture... [READ MORE]

GTC sponsor news: Miller to launch new ped system at NAB 2016

GTC sponsors Miller Camera Support, LLC is set to showcase a full lineup of Miller products, including the new Combo Live Pedestal Series, as well as the American debut of the Compass 23... [READ MORE]

ARRI announce new mechanical accessories for the ALEXA Mini

GTC sponsor ARRI has announced two new Pro Camera Accessories for the ALEXA Mini camera: a broadcast plate and a low bracket for shoulder operation. These products were recently presented as early production... [READ MORE]

Ikegami announces UHK-430 4K/HD portable camera system

GTC sponsor news: Ikegami has chosen CABSAT 2016 as the launch venue for its new UHK-430 4K/HD portable camera system. First in Ikegami's next-generation Unicam XE series, the UHK-430 employs three newly developed... [READ MORE]

GTC sponsor news: Production Gear have moved

GTC sponsors Production Gear, who import, distribute and resell broadcast and professional video and film production equipment, including cameras, optics, grip, audio and lighting have relocated to the impressive surroundings of... [READ MORE]

New flexible BrightCast lamps from MTF

GTC sponsors MTF Services have a new range of Brightcast adjustable daylight and bi colour lighting solutions. Main features - ​Panels available in Daylight or Bi colour ... [READ MORE]

Tiffen to show new Steadicam Pilot 2 and Steadimate gimbal adapter at BVE

Tiffen International will show new Steadicam products at BVE 2016, including the new Steadicam Pilot 2 and Steadimate gimbal adapter. Steadicam Pilot 2: The Pilot 2 is a... [READ MORE]

News from Photon Beard

While the Photon Beard Sales team was at BVE, the guys at their factory were busy completing an order for three studios for a private channel in Bangladesh. Design of the grid and... [READ MORE]

Ikegami sets focus on 4K and HD

GTC sponsor Ikegami, a global leader in the development and manufacture of broadcast-quality cameras and production equipment, has chosen BVE 2016 as the venue for the first UK demonstration of its new Unicam... [READ MORE]

LCA: New products at BVE 2016


ITV Studios invest in Steadicam M-1

ITV Studios in London have joined the ranks of Steadicam M-1 rig users. The M-1 is the latest high-end Steadicam rig and was supplied by GTC sponsors Tiffen International based at... [READ MORE]

Five Arrows Media rebrands as Paragon Bank

GTC sponsor Five Arrows Media Finance (formerly known as Fineline Media Finance, Five Arrows Leasing, and Capital Professions Finance) has been rebranded to Paragon Bank following the business’ acquisition in November... [READ MORE]

The GTC welcomes Photon Beard as sponsors

The GTC is delighted to announce that Photon Beard, manufacturer of lighting for image capture, has recently joined our list of sponsor companies. Photon Beard MD Peter Daffarn writes: "Photon... [READ MORE]

FUJIFILM Europe delivers 4K UHD optical technology to the Vatican

GTC sponsors Fuijifilm Europe have recently had an impressive commission - supplying latest technology 4K UHD lenses to the Vatican. The Vatican Television Centre (or Centro Televisivo Vaticano - CTV) was... [READ MORE]

Presteigne production facilities for TFI Friday

GTC sponsor Presteigne Broadcast Hire has provided the full studio and production facility for One-Ten Productions’ 10-week run of the relaunched TFI Friday, airing weekly on the UK’s Channel 4. One-Ten asked... [READ MORE]

GTC sponsor news: Ikegami 8K OB vehicle

GTC sponsors Ikegami have announced the completion of the world's first 8K OB production vehicle. The new vehicle is designed to operate as a complete mobile 8K broadcast production facility capable... [READ MORE]

RED Digital Cinema launches the Raven

RED Digital Cinema has unveiled the latest addition to its line of professional cameras, RED RAVEN. Weighing in at just 3.5 lbs, RED RAVEN is designed to give a blend of... [READ MORE]

VMI New Products Day 2017

GTC Sponsors VMI hosted a New Products Day on Wednesday 1 February, which was well attended by DoPs, camera operators, producers and freelancers, and supported by 10 manufacturers including ARRI, RED, Canon, Panasonic... [READ MORE]

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