Redrock Micro today announced the new retroFlex-S, a unique retro-inspired handheld video rig for Sony Alpha A-5x000 cameras. The precision machined aluminium camera cage wraps the camera with protection while adding convenient attachment points for on-camera accessories including microphones, LED light panels, and recorders. The magnetically attached loupe features high-grade optics, while the handgrip’s integrated camera start/stop easily connects to the camera for convenient shooting. Pricing for the complete rig is $545 and is available immediately from the Redrock Micro store.
Red Rock Micro Press Release
retroFlex-S Delivers Vintage Appeal for Sony Alpha Digital Filmmaking
New Rig from Redrock Micro fuses retro style with modern video convenience
Dallas, TX and Hollywood, CA - Redrock Micro, the recognized leader in affordable professional cinema accessories, today announced new retroFlex-S – A unique retro-inspired handheld rig for anyone who wants to take their Sony Alpha videos to the next level with better camera support and more style when shooting handheld, street, or fashion events.
Vintage Style Everyone Loves
Shoot with a camera that matches your cinematic style. The beautifully crafted retroFlex-S is loaded with graceful curves and subtle touches that people will notice. It starts with the black anodized camera cage with chromic badging and classic typography. Unique black Leatherette accents the cage and optical viewfinder, resulting in impression of a classic Super-8 style camera. If you want to blend in a crowd but stand out in style, the retroFlex-S is for you.
Filmmaking Substance Everyone Needs
Under the hood, the retroFlex-S is a professionally crafted filmmaking rig. The aluminum precision-machined camera cage wraps your Sony Alpha camera with protection while adding convenient attachment points for on-camera accessories including microphones, LED light panels, and recorders.
The magnetically attached loupe is high grade optics with focusing diopter, huge and bright enough to shoot even in mid-day sun. And the handgrip’s integrated camera start/stop easily connects to the camera and performs flawlessly.
The retroFlex-S is also ready for serious production. The magnetic loupe pops off, the handgrip unscrews, and in under a minute the cage is ready to go for cine-style rigging. Redrock’s compatible family of 400+ cinema rigs and accessories has been used in countless television and film productions around the world and is ready for you.
Compatibility, Pricing, Availability
retroFlex-S is designed for Sony Alpha A-5x000 cameras. Support for additional Alpha models is in the works. Pricing for the complete rig is $545 and is available immediately from store.redrockmicro.com/retroflex-sony or from any of Redrock’s worldwide resellers.
The retroFlex-S joins the already popular retroFlex for Blackmagic Pocket Camera rig.