Five new fluid tripod heads have been unveiled by support giant Miller ay the IBC show in Holland, featuring a new counterbalance system for ease of set-up. The new series of Miller CompassX (CX) fluid heads will offer five models to choose from – CX2, CX6, CX8, CX10 and the CX18. The official info says:
Famous Hollywood DP Rodney Charters has used the new Atomos Sumo 19-inch monitor recorder to shoot YooTube Star Kai Wong in a video starring fashion model Maria Sergejva. The full details are:
The mega-size Atomos Sumo monitor, revealed at the recent NAB show in Las Vegas, will be hitting the shops sooner than initially thought with stocks arriving imminently. The official information says:
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Atomos has slashed the price of its Shogun Studio rack-mounted recorder and playback deck to £2395 in the UK and $2495 in US markets. The official information says:
G-Technology has upgraded its G-DRIVE, G-RAID and G-SPEED to include Thunderbolt 3 and USB-C connections. The G-DRIVE costs from $699.95 for 10TB, and has a USB-C port and two Thunderbolt 3 ports so the units can be daisy-chained to others. G-RAID with Thunderbolt 3 comes with up to 24TB for $1999.95. The G-SPEED Shuttle XL with up to 20TB capacity is $10,199.95, whilst the G-SPEED Shuttle XL with ev Series bay adapters will of up to 72TB will be $7,799.95. The official info says:
Dell has unveiled its first HDR monitor, a 27-inch UltraSharp monitor with Ultra HD 4K resolution aimed at video editors. There’s a peak brightness of 1,000 nits and the REC2020 colour space is designed for HDR. It also has 100% Adobe RGB and sRGB coverage, 100% REC 709, 97.7% DCI-P3 and 76.9% REC2020.
Every monitor is calibrated individually by Dell and users can store their own calibration setting into an internal Look-Up Table. It will go on sale next month at $2000 in the USA. No UK price or availability has been announced. The official info, plus news about other Dell monitors, says: