Nikon D810 DSLR Filmmaker’s Kit Now Available

Nikon D810 Filmmakers Kit

The Nikon D810 DSLR Filmmaker’s Kit that was announced at the D810 launched is now in stock and shipping at B&H. The kit includes all of the following gear:

  • Nikon D810
  • Nikon AF-S 35mm f/1.8G ED lens
  • Nikon AF-S 50mm f/1.8G lens
  • Nikon AF-S 85mm f/1.8G lens
  • Atomos Ninja 2 video recorder
  • Nikon ME-1 stereo mic
  • Tiffen 58mm variable ND filter
  • Tiffen 67mm variable ND filter
  • HC-E1 18″ HDMI cable
  • (2) Nikon EN-EL15 batteries

The Nikon D810 Filmmaker’s Kit runs $4996.96. It would total $5,410.54 if you purchased these items separately. Check it out here at B&H Photo.

Manfrotto Adds New Aluminum Tripod to the 535 Series

Manfrotto MVT535AQ

Manfrotto has added a new single leg aluminum tripod to the 535 series of video tripods. The MVT535AQ supports 44 pounds and features a 75mm bowl, as well as a 60mm bowl adapter.

It also adds a fourth leg section (compared to the three section carbon fiber model), while maintaining the same reach and load capacity, allowing it to be an even more compact design.

The MVT535AQ retails for $367 and will be available as a kit with the Manfrotto 500, 502 and 504HD video heads. Check out all of the Manfrotto 535 series here at B&H Photo.

LockPort HDMI Adapters for GH4 and A7 Series

LockPort GH4

PrimeCircle has unveiled a pair of new HDMI port protectors for the Panasonic GH4 and the Sony A7 Series.

The LockPort line is already available for the Canon 5D Mark III, 7D, Nikon D800 and Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera lines. The LockPort A7 and LockPort GH4 models provide a universal clamp and smart micro to full-size HDMI adapter. [Read more...]

Cine Gear Expo 2014 Live Blog

Cine Gear Expo

While Photography Bay won’t be at Cine Gear Expo 2014, I wanted to bring you similar coverage as you saw from the NAB 2014 Live Blog. Over the next few days (through June 8), Mitch from planet5D, Lan Bui, Michael Artsis and Tony Reale of NextWaveDV, among others, will be bringing you live coverage from Cine Gear Expo on Photography Bay’s Live page.

Just hit it up for auto-refreshed goodness of the latest HDSLR and other cinema gear news from the Cine Gear Expo. Again, here’s the link to the Cine Gear Expo 2014 Live Blog.