Take a look at the many exhibitors and brands that exhibited in November 2016 at the KitPlus Show in November. Click on the logo or name to read more.
3D Storm, Official Master Distributor of NewTek and LiveXpert products, is a leading player in the convergence of IT & the Broadcast industries.
3D Storm professional team delivers bespoke solutions through a network of Specialist and Authorized Dealers providing customers with an exclusive access to the newest and most innovative solutions on the market, such as TriCaster, 3Play and LiveXpert.
LiveXpert by 3D Storm, is the result of 15 years of strong partnerships and diligent attention to customers' needs.
3D Storm clients include Sky, Mediaset, RAI, Radio RAI, CNBC, Telenova, RTP, ERTU, TF1, France Televisions, BFMTV, RTL, WDR, MDR, RTBF, SBC Seychelles, Super Sport South Africa, TVGA, TV3, Banco Santander, Real Madrid F.C, RTP, Olympiakos, Paris Parc des Princes Stadium, European Judo Federation, City of Paris, European Parliament, Metropole Orchestra...
A.C. Entertainment Technologies
A.C. Entertainment Technologies offer a comprehensive one-stop inventory of lighting, control and grip solutions for film, television, studio and location applications. The portfolio includes a complete range of solutions to meet all users' LED-based and traditional tungsten, HMI or fluorescent lighting needs.
The award-winning Space Force™ by Chroma-Q© is a cutting-edge variable white LED source replacement for conventional space/soft lights used in film and TV studios. Tuneable from 2,800K to 6,500K, lightweight, energy efficient, passively cooled and with a diffused output so no skirts/silks required.
Fiilex manufacture a highly innovative range of LED lighting fixtures, designed specifically for use in Film and Broadcast. All fixtures utilise Dense matrix LED technology, with Multi-Channel Control. This allows tuning to the desired colour temperature of output, with a high TLCI.
The Switch Series from DMG Lumire has been created by the collaboration of Gaffers, Cinematographers and LED lighting specialists. The aim has always been to utilise LEDs in the most efficient way in terms of size, weight, control and light output. After years of testing and prototyping, the Switch has been created to satisfy the highest standards and needs of the image capture industry.
We are one the UK’s largest reseller and solution providers, for production equipment, editing systems, shared storage solutions and file based workflows. With unparalleled support and maintenance expertise, it's easy to see why Altered Images is one of the most popular technology suppliers in the UK.
Altered Images are a leading Avid Elite Reseller including Avid Certified Connectivity Partners, Quadrus, StorageDNA, Dell and Marquis Broadcast.
Anton/Bauer is a leader in the design, manufacturing, and testing of mobile power systems for use in broadcast, film/video, healthcare and adjacent markets.
We produce rugged systems for real world use that can be adapted to just about any situation where reliable, mobile power makes the difference. Whether it is on a movie set, on top of a snow-capped mountain or in a hospital, our Mobile Power Systems consistently prove to be of the highest quality and reliability available. We proudly hold many patents and awards for advancements in battery system technology, including an Emmy Award for “Outstanding Achievement in Engineering Development” and a Sci-Tech Academy Award
Argosy will be demonstrating the Belden range of Coaxial video cables, made popular for both fixed installations and outside broadcast applications. Also to be showcased for the first time at a UK event will be Belden’s new 12G coaxial cable, designed specially to handle 4K video signals. Alongside these products, we will be featuring the Belden range of compression BNC connectors and their REVconnect system which has been specially designed for terminating and deploying CAT 5 & CAT6 shielded and un-shielded cable systems.
Argosy will also have samples of its tactical and SMPTE fibre systems on show, which have been pre-terminated in-house by its’ our assembly team.
Also on show will be the ATEN KVM-over-IP products, including the low-cost VM0404HA 4 x 4 4K HDMI matrix switch
Atomos create easy to use, cutting edge products for creative professionals that merge recording, monitoring, playback & editing into a single touchscreen device to enable faster, higher quality and more affordable video production. Come along and see the whole range in action as well as the new Assassin!.
Autocue (The home of QTV teleprompters) has been the leading provider of teleprompters to the broadcast industry since their introduction in the 1950s. Today, Autocue has the broadest teleprompter range, with the leading hardware and software product at every price-point. Tens of thousands of users worldwide, ranging from schools and videographers to high-end broadcasters such as the BBC, NBC, MBC, Doordarshan, TF1 and CNN, rely on Autocue for their teleprompting needs.
Autocue’s prompting solutions are compatible with all newsroom systems on the market (e.g. AP ENPS, AQ Broadcast, Avid iNews, Dalet, Octopus and others that the support MOS protocol) and are used all over the world by broadcasters, production professionals, government facilities and corporate producers.
Autocue have recently released a range of Teleprompter, iPad Teleprompters and iPhone teleprompter solutions.
Autodesk - Escape Technology
Autodesk and Escape Technology have a rich history of ensuring that creative studios have the software they need to produce breathtaking visual effects.
News from Autoscript here soon....
BECTU is the UK's media and entertainment trade union. We cover all the main industry sectors including broadcast TV, film, independent production, radio, theatre and the arts, leisure and digital media. The union represents staff, contract and freelance workers and is financed entirely by individual subscriptions from our 25,000 members.
In addition BECTU members enjoy a range of benefits and services including health and safety, first aid and vocational training, legal services, copyright and contract advice, low-cost public liability insurance and invitations to networking events.
In today's fast-moving Broadcast industry, the demand for high performance communications has become more prevalent than ever before. As a result, the need has increased for professional quality cabling systems and components that can span a vast spectrum of applications.
Within the Broadcast industry, Belden's cabling and connectivity expertise is legendary, making us the top choice of broadcast professionals everywhere. Belden has earned this global acclaim through our line of extremely dependable audio/visual cabling and connectivity products.
Manufactured to the highest standards of quality with the most advanced equipment, controls and processes, Belden products give broadcasters rock-solid reliability – an attribute that is extremely important when downtime is simply not an option.
One of Blackmagic Design’s most sought after cameras of all time, the high dynamic range URSA Mini 4.6K is on show at Kit Plus, in partnership with Holdan, Blackmagic’s UK distributor. Now shipping to customers worldwide, the unit offers awesome dynamic range and very high resolution pictures at a very low cost. As such, it’s not just for seasoned professionals working at the high end of production, but it’s also a great option for customers making that all-important step across from a DSLR. Available in EF and PL mount versions (the PL mount is adaptable to B4 for use as an HD broadcast camera), the Mini is compatible with a huge array of lenses. The unit captures ProRes or CinemaDNG to CFast cards, while its 12G-SDI output also makes it compatible with live UltraHD workflows and 4K monitoring.
Calrec will be showing its new Brio console, the most powerful and compact digital broadcast audio console in its class.
Brio has a comprehensive broadcast feature set and is the smallest console in Calrec’s Bluefin2 family. At only 892 mm wide, the dual-layer, 36-fader surface provides more faders in a given footprint than any other audio broadcast console.
Calrec will also bring its organic, soil association-certified and vegan-friendly AoIPA beer to thirsty visitors on the Kit Plus Camera Bar. AoIPA is brewed less than 25 miles away, on the hills overlooking Calrec’s factory in Hebden Bridge.
A world leading innovator and provider of digital imaging technology, Canon inspires professionals and amateur photographers world-wide, empowering ideas and allowing everyone to capture that perfect moment. State-of-the-art technology, exceptional product quality and intuitive design concepts come together to deliver advanced performance you can rely on and enjoy.
Cirro Lite provide high quality continuous lighting solutions for the film and television industry. On show are some of the industrys premier award winning brands; Kino Flo, Dedolight, and Matthews Grip.
When choosing a prompter what are the main factors in making your choice?
CueScript is a prompting company with the personal touch.
At CVP Group we’re passionate about all things Cine, Video and Photo. We’ve been on the front line of the business more than 30 years, and we use our unrivalled experience to really understand our customers’ needs, striving always to deliver a first class service – and the right solution, whether that’s a compact camera or a complete studio system, some training, a broadcast lens service - or even just some good advice.
The Dedolight continues to build upon its long list of credits in film, television and still photography and continues to build upon its extensive range of luminaires and system accessories. The unique control capabilities of Dedolight, along with its low projected heat and minimal current draw, also make the Dedolight the ideal choice to light the world\'s finest galleries, museums, and architectural sites.
DekTec is a manufacturer of PC add-on cards, USB devices, IP converters and software for the professional digital-television market.
Our products are used in three ways:
We build systems so you can make media.
Disk Archive Corporation
Disk Archive Corporation specialises in developing and supporting high capacity, high availability solutions for long-term storage of large volumes of Media files. Established in 2009, Disk Archive Corporation is a privately owned company drawing on more than 15 years experience designing, delivering and supporting Media Storage, Media Asset Management and Archive Management solutions. Taking advantage of recent developments in disk drive technology and new strategies for data protection together with our expertise in media storage and management, our archives offer performance and economic benefits as an alternative to Data Tape Libraries and allow media companies to complete the transition to fuly tapeless operations. ALTO is optimized for longevity, security and performance, combined with a very low total cost of ownership and low environmental impact to delivering archive solutions that are simply easier to own and more affordable to operate.
At 34 years old DTL Broadcast Limited is one of the UK’s oldest television broadcast equipment manufacturers.
Many of DTL’s original designs have been plagiarised by others but not bettered! The high quality audio and video conversion, distribution, embedding, de-embedding and fibre optic products remain as the most versatile systems in the world. Recent introduction of unique HDMI converters has seen them being used throughout the industry.
There is worldwide demand for its new USB recorders and streaming boxes and recently the company has introduced new picture monitors. DTL is in a very exciting, dynamic phase, meeting worldwide demand for its high quality innovations. With the integration of High Performance Media products DTL’s UK catalogue runs to 3000 broadcast systems products many of which are in daily use in live broadcasting across the county with BBC, ITV, ITN and Sky, for example. It has equipment on numerous well known Salford and Leeds based productions such as, for example, Question of Sport, Dragons Den, Emmerdale and Coronation Street.
Autodesk and Escape Technology have a rich history of ensuring that creative studios have the software they need to produce breathtaking visual effects.
As you may be aware, more and more service providers and broadcasters have moved to KA Satellite technology using the NewsSpotter Broadcast Service provided by Eutelsat and now benefit from the significant cost savings associated with it.
Come to visit us at the KitPlus Show at MediaCityUK to inspect the Europasat Fly- Away Equipment, Cobham 8100 Series and the Dawson GO KA-SAT Auto-Acquire Antennas all operating on the KA Band Frequencies.
The Cobham 8100 is a 1 Meter Antenna designed for constant deployment and extended service intervals. The antenna operates on 3 axes and is unique in that it remains ‘on spot’ even if the vehicle rocks.
The Dawson GO is the most popular antenna deployed across the UK and Europe and is designed to deliver reliable service for an affordable cost. It is manufactured in the UK offers very high levels of support and spares and Dawson have been awarded the “Queens Award for Industry – Innovation” this year by Her Majesty in the Birthday Honours.
Flashlight Ltd is the UK’s premier supplier of lighting equipment to the broadcast, motion picture and theatre industries. Operating from our Manchester base, we have been satisfying the needs of local and national productions since 2002, and have expanded rapidly now supplying freelancers, productions, studios, and theatres across Europe and beyond.
Join us at the Kit Plus Show and find out more about the latest in 4K Optical Technology
FUJIFILM.UK will display the latest in our ZK , XK Cine lens range and 4K optical technology at the Kit Plus Show, Media City on 08.November, 2017. This year Fujifilm was honoured at the IBC Awards as “Technical Partner” to BT-Sport’s for its Fujinon 2/3\" inch UA-Series 4K UHD Optical technology. These lenses deliver high-resolution, high contrast and high dynamic range throughout the entire focal range. From close-up to infinity, enabling 4K HDR video production with a realistic visual sensation and unsurpassed premium picture quality. Fujifilm's optical devices division has been engaged in the development and production of Fujinon TV & Cine lenses for over 50 years; enabling exceptional content creation around the globe. As a three-time (3) recipient of the prestigious “Emmy Award” for outstanding technological developments, the “IF Design Award” and “Red Dot Design Award”; Fujinon broadcast & cine lenses have repeatedly set the benchmark in the evolution of optical technology.
FUJINON – "Focused on the Future"
Global Distribution is a specialist distributor for digital content acquisition, storage, management, archival and display solutions within the Media, Surveillance and Enterprise industries. Dedicated to delivering class-leading products and solutions with support and development that is second to none, Global work closely with their vendors, partners and extensive EMEA reseller network to meet the growing needs of these industries. With a clear focus on understanding the ever-changing requirements in each industry Global are excellently placed to provide technology to fulfil the current and future demands of users.
GTC- The Guild of Television Cameramen
The GTC was formed in 1972 and now has over 1,100 members worldwide and work in all aspects of television. The GTC is a non-profit making organisation, run by a Council of television professionals. It is financed partly by members' subscriptions but also by considerable sponsorship from a number of equipment manufacturers and suppliers.
As a result, the GTC offers a channel for manufacturers to consult with working cameramen when designing new equipment.. Our aim is to preserve the professional status of television cameraman and to establish, uphold and advance standards and expertise within our profession.
The GTC produces two publications Zerb, and GTC In Focus.
G-Technology designs premium external storage solutions with performance and capacity needs in mind. Our portfolio delivers unmatched throughput, reliability, and best-in-class durability for Mac and PC users alike. Choose the solution that is best for you whether you’re capturing footage or data, transferring it, editing it, or sharing it.
G-Technology - Premium storage solutions designed for every stage of your workflow.
Heritage Media Services
Heritage Media Services were formed in 2002 with a view to offering a fully focused logistical support to the TV & Broadcasting industry. Based within the prestigious Shepperton Film Studios, our team offer a dedicated and thorough service to your logistics requirements
One of our popular services is the production of ATA CARNETS – “The Passport for Goods”! A regular requirement within the TV & Broadcast industry.
Our competitive “flat fee” and almost unique offer of “no percentage charge for guarantee” makes us a popular choice for projects outside of the EU but within countries operating in the ATA Carnet scheme.
Just provide us with your kit list and we will take care of the rest!
EXPRESS COURIER DIVISION
This new department started in September 2015 and has already grown rapidly. A global and domestic solution for those urgent situations. Quote, book and track and trace online on our easy to use system.
As the UK’s largest distributor, we are representing a number of leading brands including Blackmagic Design, Panasonic Broadcast, SLR Magic, SmallHD and Teradek. It’s the UK’s first chance to see new 4K camcorders from Panasonic, new Bolt transmitters from Teradek, affordable anamorphic lenses from SLR Magic and much more. We will also be focusing on Blackmagic kit, especially the awesome URSA Mini with its 4.6K sensor, as well as an array of live 4K production kit.
DX will be showing the CUE Range of batteries, chargers and Power supplies.
Ikegami will demonstrate its new 4K 4:4:4 UnicamXE system camera at this year’s KitPlus show.
Ikegami, the leading manufacturer of specialized cameras, image processing and transmission equipment was founded in 1946 in Tokyo, Japan. Today around 900 employees are working in 1 R&D centre, 2 factories and 11 sales and service organizations all over the world. Ikegami has consistently created the most advanced products in all image processes, namely image, transmission, processing, recording and display.
Founded in 1970, Ikegami Electronics (Europe) GmbH in Neuss, Germany is the sales and service organization for Europe and Africa. Through its UK and German branches, Ikegami provides customers, system integrators and dealers with advanced products across the European, Middle Eastern and African regions.
Institute of Videography - IOV
The IOV is a UK-registered, not-for-profit limited company (No. 2623169), which is owned by its members and managed by a board of elected Executive Members. All IOV members must agree to act in accordance with our Code of Practice and to strive to maintain the highest levels of production competence and professionalism in their work. The IOV especially promotes those members who have passed an IOV Assessment.
This is achieved through facilities such as the Videoskills book, published by the IOV, its web site with its forum pages, the IOV’s magazine - Focus - (which also includes a full list of qualified members) and by the various industry promotional activities the IOV sponsors.
We believe that if you are involved in professional videography - you should be an IOV member.
The ITTP are a group of working TV professionals whose aim is to encourage and assist communication between training institutions and media companies so that high quality training can be developed. With these new standards in place production companies will have an understanding of the level of skills and knowledge they can expect from the respective media courses and will enable skills centred recruitment across the industry.
JVC Professional will demonstrate its full range of 4KCAM and ProHD camcorders at this year’s KitPlus show, including two upgraded models in its 600 Series of ProHD mobile news camcorders, the GY-HM620 and GY-HM660.
JVC will also be demonstrating a new slow motion recording upgrade for its GY-HM170, GY-HM200 and GY-LS300 4KCAM camcorders; available via a free firmware upgrade, the slow motion mode records HD footage at up to 120 frames per second for greater creativity.
There’s also the chance to see the full GY-HM890 studio camera, along with Bradley systems and Streamstar production tools.
Published in print, website and app, Kays hold the most comprehensive and accurate information for the UK and Irish film and TV industry.
Kino Flo have been providing high end fluorescent lighting equipment for film, video, TV broadcast and digital imaging production for over 25 years. Cirro lite will be displaying brand new LED fixtures for kino Flo on the tour. Kino Flo Lighting Systems wouldn't be here today if not for the many years of loyal and generous support by the motion picture and television production community. For more than 25 years, from the founding fathers of the company designing and building the best professional lighting tools our stock in trade.
Libec who have now been building camera support equipment for over 60 years will be showing their latest products - more exhibit news to follow soon
Litepanels is the market leader in LED lighting systems for the television, broadcast, video and film industries. Our ground-breaking, award-winning lighting products are developed with a clear focus on performance, reliability and efficiency to deliver the very best results for all of our customers.
Miller Camera Support Equipment
Miller Camera Support Equipment designs, manufactures and delivers professional fluid heads and tripods to the film and television industry, providing support for the world’s leading camera operators. Miller is a longtime, global leader in the field of contemporary camera support and holds the first patent for fluid head design for film cameras, which it obtained in 1946. Today, Miller’s tripod and camera support systems are frequently used during electronic news gatherings (ENG), electronic field production (EFP), and digital video applications by the world’s leading networks, production houses, corporate, educational and government institutions in more than 65 countries.
MTF Services have been making some of the finest lens adaptors for the past 10 years with many world firsts to our name.
In addition, MTF are now introducing new and innovative brands to the UK. such as:
Need multimedia production that you can set up anywhere - conference rooms, offices & the field? Come See NewTek Inc’s TriCaster Mini on the KITPLUS Tour
Nowhere else will you find a solution that includes a complete suite of tools for creativity, control & content publishing, all in one turnkey package. Just plug in cameras, mouse & keyboard & you can turn the simplest projects into engaging video content & stream it live in minutes, in the office or on the go. Come See NewTek Inc’s TriCaster Mini
NUGEN Audio creates innovative, intuitive professional audio tools for high-end music producers, post-production engineers and broadcasters. Reflecting the real-world production experience of the design team, the companys products make it easier to deliver better quality, save time and reduce costs. NUGEN Audios tools for audio analysis, loudness metering, mixing/mastering and tracking are used by the worlds top names in broadcast, music and audio production.
"If you are looking for a well designed, state of the art, highly efficient and customisable loudness measurement plug-in and stand alone software meter from a trusted name in loudness, then look no further - very highly recommended indeed.' Mike Aiton | Audio Media Magazine
"I can honestly say that within a day of receiving NuGen Audio's Visualizer I was using it almost exclusively.\" Martin Walker, Sound on Sound magazine
OConnor has been the choice of professional cinematographers since the invention of the fluid head 60 years ago by founder Chad O’Connor. OConnor’s award-winning fluid heads are renowned for their smooth feel, fluid movement and intuitive control. Tailor designed for film-style shooting, each facilitates seamless transition when changing payloads and offers stepless, ultra-smooth pan & tilt fluid drag for maximum control. In addition to the fluid heads and robust tripods, OConnor offer a range of camera and lens accessories that is being extended. All OConnor products are engineered to support the demands of today’s challenging and precision focused camera work. The range includes follow focus systems for cine and still photo lenses, the award-winning O-Box WM mattebox, innovative O-Grip handgrip system and the Universal Baseplate.
OConnor products exceed expectations and are respected and trusted worldwide by individual users and rental houses for their reliability, longevity and toughness.
PAG will be showing their new PAGlink PL150 Series batteries - the smallest and lightest 150Wh Li-Ion batteries the industry has ever seen.
They offer 50% more capacity than PL96 batteries, with no increase in size, and minimal increase in weight. PAG will also show their new L90 Slim, which is the lightest, slimmest 90Wh high-current Li-Ion battery available today; ideal for smaller digital cinema cameras such as the Arri Alexa Mini, especially when used on gimbals or drones.
See the first UK showing of the new Panasonic 4K camcorders, in partnership with Holdan, Panasonic’s UK distributor. The UX90 and UX180 1” sensor models deliver fantastic video quality and feature great zoom lenses. Panasonic AG-UX90 is a 4K handheld camcorder with UHD 30p recording and a fixed 15x optical zoom lens. The UX180 model features 50P recording in UltraHD, 3G-SDI connectivity and a 20x zoom, with a super wide angle. Both models record onto SD card, output video via HDMI and enjoy remarkably effective image stabilization for wonderfully steady shots. Both of these 1” sensor models are shipping very soon and will be available from resellers nationwide. Panasonic is also showing the new AC30 cost-effective, lightweight HD camcorder with a built in LED light and the excellent DVX200 large sensor camcorder.
Peli Products UK
Peli Products UK, the UK distributor of the Pelican range
Your one-stop-shop for the entire range of the world's toughest cases and lighting.
From police forces to pro photographers, we've been supplying individuals, industries and sectors of all descriptions for almost thirty years... Thanks to the famous Peli lifetime guarantee, our dedication to excellent customer service and, not to forget, the products themselves.
Portaprompt are delighted to be back at Media City with Kit Plus. We will be showing a selection from our full range of innovative prompting technologies available for sale or hire (with / without operator). This will include the 365 Personal Prompting Rig for Tablets and Micro Prompts, our new Fusion Range for Professional Studio Applications, our WinDigi prompting software and our Broadcast Premium and Quasar Prompters which have had a very successful few months working on amongst other shows Strictly Come Dancing, Watchdog, Russell Howard Show, The Chase, Fifteen to One, Tipping Point and Jonathan Ross
Proactive Broadcast Solutions
Proactive, also known as Proav, are an experienced international supplier of broadcast and professional video equipment. Our clients span the entire communications market and range from budding video amateurs to major broadcasters.
Pro Motion Hire
Pro Motion has a strong reputation for investing in the latest technology which means we can offer great equipment and first class knowledge, which in turn allows us to deliver an unrivaled service.
At the KitPlus event we will have the latest cameras and information on all our current training courses.
With an established brand known for providing great equipment and a first class service, ProVision have been supplying equipment to the Film and TV industry since 1989.
RED Digital Cinema is a leading manufacturer of professional digital cameras and accessories.
In 2006, RED Digital Cinema began a revolution with the 4K RED ONE® digital cinema camera. By 2008, the camera that changed cinema also began to change the world of stills. RED’s DSMC® (Digital Still and Motion Camera) system allows the same camera being used to shoot features like "The Hobbit\" trilogy and "Gone Girl\" — as well as the Emmy-winning "House of Cards\" — to also be used to shoot covers for magazines such as "Vogue\" and "Harper's Bazaar". In 2014, RED entered the broadcast space with the introduction of the REDCAST™ Module that allows streaming live 4K while recording 6K R3D masters.
RED continues to innovate with its recent debut of the newest members of the RED DRAGON family, the RED RAVEN, SCARLET-W and WEAPON cameras. These cameras combine compact and lightweight design with cutting edge performance, and the 6K WEAPON includes an option to upgrade to a RED DRAGON 8K VV sensor at a later date. Additionally, all of these cameras are capable of simultaneous on-board recording of REDCODE RAW and Apple ProRes or Avid DNxHD/HR. All RED cameras are built around a modular foundation that gives the flexibility of full customization for each shoot.
Find additional information at RED.com
Come and meet us at the annual KitPlus event in MediaCityUK on November 8th. We’ll have a range of technologies on show designed to streamline operations from ingest to delivery along with HDR & UHD/4K monitoring. We’ll be on hand to discuss how we can help with systems integration, technical support and training.
The latest iteration of ContentAgent, our file-based workflow management and orchestration tool will be demonstrated with enhanced automated camera card ingest courtesy of CardAgent, an easy-to-use interface designed for non-technical operators providing seamless integration into Avid Media Composer for the creatives.
In addition to Avid Media Composer, as the leading European re-sellers for Interplay, talk to us about your media and production asset management requirements and we will happily share what we know and have learnt along the way.
Remote working has become key to many workflows and facilities over the last couple of years, let us share our expertise with key technology partners such as Amulet Hotkey – in our experience the superior KVM solution. This multi-platform keyboard, mouse, digital video and audio system allows multiple computers to be controlled from a single keyboard, mouse and monitor over a local or wide area network. Barnfind Technologies provide the missing transportation element of broadcast signals (HD/SDI, HDMI, AES, MADI, analogue video & audio) in conjunction with traditional data standards (Ethernet, Fibre Channel & CWDM fibre). With this partnership we can relocate your machine room without the creatives even knowing!
Sachtler is a worldwide market leader of premium camera support systems for broadcast and cinematography production. Together with the hottest cameras by Sony, Blackmagic Design, Panasonic, ARRI, Canon etc., the fast, robust and reliable Sachtler tripod heads, tripods and pedestals engineered in Germany help cameramen all over the world to provide stunning footage.
Scan Pro Video
Scan Pro Video, the video division of Scan computers, brings our unrivalled reputation for customer service, product knowledge and support for professional clients to the broadcast, film and communications sectors.
With 30 years experience of integrating solutions from world class partners and delivering to professional clients across the creative industries, our award winning 3XS Systems proudly power the workflow of post facilities from Soho to Glasgow and across the UK. At Scan, the 3XS mindset permeates everything we do; that's giving you the Specification you need, with the Service you deserve (and for which we are renowned), to ensure ultimate Satisfaction with your set up. Spec, service and satisfaction are our big values. 3XS is our commitment to our customers, backed up by 100s of awards and a Royal Warrant.
Scan are your trusted link between Production and Post.
Join us at KitPlus @ MediaCityUK
Working closely with our Platinum partners Intel and PNY Professional Solutions, Scan will showcase the latest in VR content creation tools. Come and explore the world of immersive, 360 and panoramic video and audio. Plus, get hands on with 3XS EVOLVE Studio RackStation, our range of customisable mobile workstations featuring powerful on-set tools for DPs, editors, DITs & colourists, integrating the latest Thunderbolt™ 3, wireless and IP technology.
Alongside the latest cameras, lenses and accessories our dedicated Pro Audio team will be on hand to discuss a wide range of on-camera, studio and location tools. Show promotions for visitors will include incredible special offers available from AJA, Anton Bauer, ATOMOS, BirdDog, Blackmagic Design, INOGENI, Manfrotto, NewTek, Panasonic, RDE, Schneider, SLR Magic, SmallHD, Sonnet, Teradek, Timecode Systems, Zoom and more … Plus the latest from IBC.
To book a meeting or demonstration during the event contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Award winning 3XS NLE Systems are also available through our rental scheme - for more information contact email@example.com.
Soho Editors are Europe’s premiere post production talent and training provider.
Book a classroom session with Soho Editors HERE
Sonifex have been manufacturing audio and video products for radio and TV broadcasters for over 47 years. New products on display include:
The AVN-GMCS is a GPS receiver and a PTPv2 Grandmaster Clock used for synchronising AoIP audio networks, such as those used by RAVENNA and AES67.
The AVN-TB range of AoIP talkback/listening/paging intercoms aid communication between studios, stages, theatres, offices and different areas in a facility or building complex.
The DHY-04HD is an HD Voice & GSM hybrid for handling high quality voice calls, ideal for studios in remote locations, for OB vans and trucks on the move.
Sony is ever expanding and improving the professional broadcast and A/V products and solutions enabling you to realise your vision without compromises.
We will be exhibiting a wide range of products, from the latest professional audio to leading camcorders such as the new PXW-NX5R, the PXW-Z150 and PXW-FS7 and PXW-FS5. Visit our stand at KitPlus Show to talk to our experts to find out more about how you can get the most out of your Sony equipment. We will also be offering the chance to win a PXW-X70 in our free prize draw.
The STLD was established on 30 October 1974 as the Society of Television Lighting Directors to promote discussion on techniques and the use and design of equipment in the field of television production, and at its 35th AGM in March 2009 it became the Society of Television Lighting and Design. With no union affiliations it is recognised as a platform for open discussion and demonstration of the craft — and is run as a non-profit making organisation by an elected committee of volunteers for the benefit of its members.
European lighting pioneer THELIGHT offer the VELVET range of LED lights.
Velvet lights are available in a variety of common sizes including 1x1, 2x1, 2x2 and 4x1. They offer all key features expected from professional LED lighting and much more.
The Velvet lights offer a super-soft high light output that requires no further diffusion or additional gels. All versions & sizes are truly variable, with the ability to set the colour temperature between 2700K and 6500K in 100K steps. Using TheLight's industry leading LED drivers, Velvet's are able to achieve a CRI rating of 95+, whilst remaining flicker-free up to 3000 FPS.
Uniquely, the Velvet lights benefit from an impressive IP54* rain/dust protection rating, making them perfect for all ENG, documentary and location assignments. The Velvet's are also designed for use in studios, with the built-in DMX port permitting external control of both brightness and colour temperature. With the optional DMX in/out cable, it's possible to daisy-chain multiple Velvet lights and also control the lights using the built-in master/slave setting.
Built from durable aluminium, the Velvet lights are designed to stand up to the rigours of a professional shooting environment. Not only this, but through clever design, the effective rear heat-sink ensures there is no need for noisy cooling fans.
* IP54 rating applies to Velvet 1 & Velvet 2. Velvet 2X2 & Velvet 4 have an IP51 rating.
Vinten's wide range of lightweight, studio and outside broadcast camera support equipment enables you to work the way you choose without compromise. Discover how innovation, collaboration and ongoing successes have enabled Vinten and our products to develop over the last century.
Vitec Videocom, the Broadcast Division of the Vitec Group, brings together some of the most respected and sought-after brands in the film, broadcast and pro-video industries. With market-leading brands Anton/Bauer, Autocue, Autoscript, Litepanels, OConnor, Sachtler and Vinten, we produce award-winning products that help creative professionals everywhere capture the moment.
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