Manfrotto at Broadcast Video Expo
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Manfrotto will showcase a number of photographic products at the Broadcast Video Expo (BVE) 2012 trade show. Among these will be the latest professional video tripod heads - including the Manfrotto 519 Pro Fluid Video Head pictured above -, remotes, LED lighting solutions and a range of dedicated video bags from Kata. The Broadcast Video Expo is taking place from 14-16 February 2012 at Earls Court 2, London.
Manfrotto Press Release
MANFROTTO PRESENTS A SNEAK PREVIEW OF ITS VIDEO ACCESSORIES
Manfrotto exhibits market leading products at BVE 2012
Manfrotto, the leading global developer of imaging accessories and supports, will showcase a number of pioneering photographic products at the Broadcast Video Expo (BVE) 2012 trade show.
Amongst the products that Manfrotto will be displaying at this year’s BVE event will be the latest professional video head and tripod solutions, video accessories such as remotes and the Manfrotto Dado, LED lighting solutions and a range of dedicated video bags from Kata.
Amongst the products on display at the BVE are Heads, video remotes, LED lights and a range of Matte Boxes.
Manfrotto 501HDV Pro Video Head - £164.95
Features a fixed counterbalance spring set for a typical weight of camera and accessories of 2.5kg.
Ensures both smoother tilt movements and greater equipment safety.
Easy-to-reach on/off switch allows the counterbalance system to be disengaged or re-engaged for different filming setups.
NEW – Manfrotto 502MVH Pro Video Head - £TBC
Ideal for latest camcorder and HDSLR cameras supplied with external accessories (4kg max capacity).
Full smoothness control while shooting thanks to the variable fluid mechanisms.
The head can be combined with all photo tripods, thanks to the 3/8” female thread.
Manfrotto 504HD Pro Video Head - £395.95
Manfrotto’s latest video fluid head.
Bridge design improves the head’s rigidity and its PAN friction control is fast, simple to fine-tune and provides protection from knocks.
All structural components are made from aluminium.
PAN axis rotation unit uses ball bearings to obtain smooth, totally vibration-free controlled movements that can be directly adjusted using the head’s FDS variable friction system.
Manfrotto 519 Pro Fluid Video Head - £782.95
A compact, yet heavy duty fluid video head capable of accommodating a counterbalance payload from 1.5 kg up to 9kg.
The 519 is the only video head on the market encompassing both interchangeable and adjustable counter-balance springs.
Fluid drag is easily controlled with a large click-stop.
NEW – Manfrotto Clamp Edition Video Remote - £TBC
Extremely versatile and precise.
They provide the very best in protocol compatibility, focus/zoom smoothness and camera specs availability to minimize effort and maximize results.
NEW – Manfrotto Pan-Bar Edition Video Remote - £TBC
Facilitates the ergonomics, setup and new functionalities of cameras.
Provides a perfect balance of lightness, sturdiness and fluidity as required by professionals.
PVC-free grips have been introduced for the first time, in order to pursue innovative and eco-friendly solutions.
Manfrotto LED Light Range – From £39.95
Designed and built for ease of operation and portability. Can be used for both video and still photography.
Light and extremely portable.
Provide high quality light, perfect for portraits, close-up shots and more general photography in low lit conditions.
NEW – Manfrotto Dado Kit – From £44.95
Dado is a revolutionary junction that enables compatibility for a number of attachments with the entire range of Manfrotto lighting clamps and stands.
Two kits available: one with 3 tubes, 3 threaded pins and 1 sphere and another one with 6 tubes, 6 threaded pins and 1 sphere.
Kata CC-191 - £129.95
The CC-191 PL Compact Case is the professional solution for camcorders such as the Sony MC50, Canon XA10, XF100 and similar sized models, or an HDSLR rigged with video accessories.
All of these products and many more will be on display at the Manfrotto stand G32 from the 14th to the 16th of February.