Helios 3D Stereo Rig
Paradise FX (Van Nuys, CA, USA), the comapny fouded by Max Penner, just launched HELIOS, an autonomous and cost-effective wireless3D rig. Helios is suitable for all types of untethered camera work, including handheld, Steadicam and studio applications, with optimized metadata handling, crucial to VFX-oriented 3D production. HELIOS may reduce the technological and crewing footprints of 3D stereo cinematography, bringing them into line with 2D production practices and costs
3ality Technica 6-Axis Lens Control System
Phantom Flex And Slow Motion 3D
On 6 October in Aubervilliers, France, Binocle participated to an innovative 3D workshop based on shooting high-speed stereoscopic footage on the Vision Research Phantom Flex camera. The Vision Research Phantom Flex is one of the best choices for very high frame rates, up to 10,700 fps (at low resolution) or a lower but nevertheless quite respectable 1,000 fps in Full HD.
A 3D camcorder under 250 $
DXG (City of Industry, CA, USA) makes your filming dream a reality with the new 5F9V 3D/2D high-definition camcorder. Presented at the CES in January, this small handheld is available now in quantity.
Featuring a sleek, compact design and advanced dual-lens technology, the DXG 5F9V records both 3D and 2D video in 1080p HD video resolution and also captures both 3D and 2D still pictures.
If you strap two motorcycles together, it doesn’t make a car
The title is the ethos driving Meduza (London, UK), the firm responsible for a single-body stereoscopic 3D camera unveiled earlier this year in Las Vegas. The first commercial version of MEDUZA's 4k camera able to acquire images at 3072 x 4096 pixels is on show at IBC (Amsterdam, The Netherlands) , together with the Delta 4K S3D lens, designed by Kenji Suematsu and described as the first built for purpose, matched-pair 3D lenses.