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Intro image for article ARRI Applications: Mixed Reality Workflow with RDM
Tutorials & Guides
AbelCine's ARRI Applications series continues with a look at the mixed reality workflow of RDM. Discover how this studio utilizes the ARRI ALEXA Mini LF, Signature Primes, and SRH-360 stabilized remote head, all riding atop the Motion Impossible AGITO robotic dolly, on a cutting-edge virtual production stage.
Intro image for article Technical Applications for the Motion Impossible AGITO System
Tutorials & Guides
AbelCine is constantly on the lookout for new technologies with the potential to truly enhance the creative process and production capabilities of our customers. One of the most exciting innovators in the realm of camera movement is Motion Impossible, and their AGITO robotic camera dolly system, which we are proud to support in the US market.
Intro image for article Ari Robbins on ARRI's TRINITY & MAXIMA Stabilizers
Client Profiles
Recently, I talked by phone with Ari Robbins, a well-known Steadicam operator. He shared insights about his career, incorporating new tools, and how ARRI’s TRINITY and MAXIMA inspire him to innovate new techniques that allow him to achieve the Director and DPs' vision.
Intro image for article Andrew Theiss Steps Up to the ARRI TRINITY Camera Stabilizer
Client Profiles
Andrew Theiss is a Steadicam Operator based out of Columbus, Ohio. After deciding on this career path, he purchased an ARRI TRINITY 5-Axis Hybrid Stabilizer. Recently, he talked to us about why he chose the TRINITY and how he’s been putting it to good use.
Intro image for article NAB 2019: Tiffen Steadicam Steadimate-S
Tech News
As one of our Steadicam instructors here at AbelCine, and a Steadicam Operator myself, a visit to the Tiffen booth was at the top of my list for NAB 2019. While there, I spoke with Tyson Galland about the new Steadimate-S, which allows Steadicam operators to step into the brave new world of 3-axis brushless gimbals by using them in conjunction with the familiar vests and arms we know from the SteadiOp world.
Intro image for article Mastering Camera Movement, with Rubidium Wu
Tutorials & Guides
In this video, I set out to experiment with different ways of moving the camera in order to see how each compare in a single scene. We shot a scene with a dancer in four different ways: on a tripod, on a slider, handheld, and on a gimbal (the MōVI Pro). What I discovered was that the different methods give very different effects and there's a place for them all, as long as you understand the relative strengths and weaknesses of each.
Intro image for article At the Bench: Gates Underwater Housings
Tutorials & Guides
AbelCine LA is home to a number of certified divers, so in this blog I take a look at some of the most popular offerings from Gates Underwater Products available for rent or sale at AbelCine.
Intro image for article NAB 2018: Steadicam M-1 Volt
Tech News
Nic here at the Tiffen booth to get the scoop on the latest updates from Steadicam’s own Jerry Holway and Rey Reyes. This year, Steadicam is showing a more polished version of the M-1 Volt.
Intro image for article At the Bench: A Closer Look at the Freefly MoVI Pro
Tutorials & Guides
Freefly’s latest handheld gimbal stabilizer, the MoVI Pro, has been rebuilt from the ground up to improve upon almost every aspect of the original family of MoVIs. There is very little on the system that has not been given the deluxe treatment; from the integrated tuning stand by way of the ring with attached feet, to the dual battery system allowing hot-swapability.