Travel tripods for still photography are quite popular. Nearly every major brand has its own version. However, travel tripods for video use are a rare find. Benro has announced a pair of new video tripods available in travel sizes – the Aero 2 and Aero 4. [Read more…]
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 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.
A couple of teasers for what appears to be a new 50mm f/1.2 cinema lens have been posted by Samyang and Rokinon. [Read more…]