3D Broadcast Sales

Based at Pinewood Studios

  1. Canon Cameras - Delivering Outstanding Quality & Usability

    Most people in The UK will have heard of The Canon Brand. The company began in Japan in the 1930’s by a small group of scientists who wanted to develop camera technology and although the brand came to The UK in the late 1970’s it was as a manufacturer of calculators and copiers rather than cameras. In 1982 the company...
  2. Datavideo introduces versatile HD H.264 multi-port streaming server

    Launching at IBC 2013, Datavideo NVS-20 is a broadcast quality HD H.264 network streaming server. Unlike many encoding devices, NVS-20 is equipped with a variety of video and audio inputs that enable users to integrate the unit quickly into virtually any workflow. Designed for live event streaming, the device is lightweight and portable. It encodes at up-to 6Mb/s, delivering a high quality...
  3. Sony announce DWX Digital Wireless Microphones and PMW-400 Camcorder Promotion

      All XDCAM HD shoulder camcorders, including the new PMW-400, offer a 2 channel slot-in capability for Sony DWX Digital wireless receiver (DWR-S02D), allowing for a fully digital workflow using superb audio quality by AES3 out and 24Bit/48kHz D/A conversion, with up to 72MHz bandwidth. You can pair the digital receiver with a choice of digital wireless transmitters, either the...
  4. Grant Petty Blackmagic Production Camera 4K Update 04/09/2013

      Hi, I just want to give you an update on the 4K camera. As we mentioned a few weeks ago, we received the production sensors much later than we expected. When we built cameras from them we saw some big differences in the images between these production sensors vs the pre production samples we originally received. What this means...
  5. £300 Cashback offer on Canon Lenses

    Why not take advantage of our £300 Cashback on selected Canon lenses? All designed for an EF mount, these high quality Canon lenses are all lightweight and boast up to 4K image quality. The unified front lens diameter and gear positions throughout Canon's range of EF Cinema prime lenses enable film crews to quickly change lenses without adjusting rig setups...
  6. Why your next Camcorder should be the Panasonic AJ-HPX3100GJ

    Sporting a slimmer and lighter body than the previous 3000 model, the Panasonic AJ-HPX3100GJ camcorder is perfect for Television recording, boasting the title of the most compact and lightweight 2/3” P” HD shoulder camcorder to come from Panasonic. With the low centre of gravity for increased stability, the body design enables an unobstructed view to the camera operator’s right. The...
  7. Top Ten Most Cliché Forced Perspective Photos

    Top 10 Most Cliché Forced Perspective Photos Many tourists across the globe like to play with forced perspective, you only have to stand near any major monument and observe hundreds of strange people pulling poses – poses that only make sense when you stand from the angle of the photographer! Forced perspective is an optical illusion that makes an object look smaller, larger, closer or further away than it actually is. It can produce some very funny keepsake photos, but in some places forced perspective photos are taken so often that it has become cliché. Some set ups are very popular too; amateur photographers often play with perspective to create the illusion of small and giant people! Here are a few good examples: Continue reading
  8. Top 10 News Reporter Video Bombs

    The life of a news reporter is a tough one. You have to deal with being sent to dangerous locations, you have to report in snow, wind and rain, you face the risk of being kidnapped if you go to a dangerous country, and of course, you have to watch out for idiots trying to dance, sing, and shout in...
  9. Sean Bean Dies Matrix - TV/Movie Feature

    After we saw this brilliant Nicholas Cage Matrix from The Shiznit, we knew we had to make something similar for the accomplished actor Sean Bean. The Nic Cage matrix shows all of his films plotted on a graph according to how brilliant (questionable) they were, and how serious or mental they were. That concept works for Nic, but we’re pretty sure Sean Bean hasn’t been in many bad films or T.V series, so instead we chose to measure the other thing he’s famous for; dying. Continue reading
  10. Moments of Movie Magic - Broadcasting Tricks

    Ever wondered how some of the most iconic scenes in film were really filmed? We have, and when we came across this collection of photos it was only too good to share. Some of the most memorable moments in film are depicted here, some with visual effects that still are not even managed as effectively to this day. Take a look at these shots to see how camera trickery was used to deceive you! Continue reading