With the announcement of the new EOS C700 flagship 4K camera in the EOS Cinema line-up, the now ageing Canon C500 gets a welcomed price drop, that makes it even more appealing to broadcast and cinema productions. Also, ARRI have some new Pro Accessories from their renowned PCA range for the EOS C700.
Zeiss Introduces Lightweight and Affordable LWZ.3 21-100mm/T2.9-3.9 T* Super 35 Zoom Lens with Interchangeable Mounts
Zeiss have announced a brad new Lightweight Zoom - LWZ.3 with a very decent range - 21-100mm T2.9-3.9 with Super 35 sensor coverage and Interchangeable lens mount system for maximum flexibility. Documentary and wildlife shooters in particular should take a look at this lens as the lens not only features a good range of focal lengths, but is also quite affordable - at just over £7000 + VAT.
Canon EOS C700 High-End 4K Production Camera Officially Announced; Also New XC15 Camcorder and HDR Monitors
Canon kicked-off the IBC 2016 announcement season with a brand new top-end 4K Camera - the EOS C700 and an updated version of the XC10 called XC15. In addition to the two new cameras, Canon also announced a couple of new HDR 4K reference displays, which promise high-end picture fidelity for post-production professionals.
Legendary tripod manufacturer Sachtler announced their latest addition to their successful FSB medium range tripod line-up - the new FSB 10. This is quite a major announcement as the FSB 10 is the first 100 mm fluid head in the FSB line. This means the FSB 10 is able to support up to 12 kg/26.5 lbs in payload making it perfect for medium sized cameras like the Sony FS7, Canon C100 Mark II, C300 Mark II and similar.