3D = Light+Light+Light
All stereographers known that to shoot in 3D, you need a (very) bright set. Sometimes, the power suppy is not strong enough to answer the DOP needs. That is why Photon Beard introduces its new revolutionary light source based on a new RF-activated plasma technology. With a20,000 hours life and 14,000 Lumens output for a power drain of 273 Watts, it is equivalent to a Tungsten Fresnel lasting 1,000 hours and draining 2,000 Watts.
ACS’ 3D Railcam at Heineken Cup Final
Covering the Heineken Cup Final in Cardiff on the 21st May, the Aerial Camera System (ACS, Godalming, UK) railcam was fitted with a Stab-C COMPACT stabilised mount supporting an Element Technica Pulsar 3D mirror rig. (Hi-res picture here under).
Stereolabs PURE updated
How to do 3D sky shots in the UK
Jonathan and Chris Watts fromBritish Technical Films (Farringdon, UK) have recently developed a new specially designed gyro stabilised triple-rotor helicopter for SD, HD, 3D and stills. The SkyBot Mk2 has been built with stability, stealth and smooth flight in mind.