Practical Interview Tips

I’ve been presenting a series of workshops about “Interview Techniques” both from a producer’s perspective (things to consider) as well as from a DP’s perspective (equipment considerations and lighting approaches). Here are some of the essential tips I share during these events. 1. Interview Structure An interview is a conversation that involves three people, not […]

ARC is Ready for NAB 2015, Are You?

We will be showcasing the Latest Broadcast and Video Equipment From‪ Canon‬, ‪‎Sony‬, ‪‎Arri‬, ‪Atomos‬, ‪Litepanels‬ and More at the 2015 NAB Show April 13-16th. Visit us at booth C1321 in the Central Hall, for an inside look at the hottest cameras, lenses, tripods, monitors, lighting, and video accessories; Enter Adorama’s NAB 2015 Great Giveaway Sweepstakes […]

Spotlight: The Joker Alpha 1600

New inventory in our Lighting Department: The Joker Alpha 1600  (manufactured by K5600 inc) “At 1600W, the Alpha 1600s output is comparable to that of 6000W of traditional quartz fixture output. The Alpha 1600 uses a composite quartz reflector, which can withstand extreme heat and be placed directly beside the lamp.  This  enables the Alpha 1600 […]

In-Depth Product Demo: Get Your Hands On a New AJA CION™ Production Camera – RSVP Today

Join Adorama Pro on Wednesday, February 11th to see the launch of the highly anticipated CION™ from AJA Systems up close and personal. At the free event, an AJA product rep will take attendees through an in-depth product demo with time to get hands-on with the CION™ 4K/UltraHD and 2K/HD production camera. Click the image […]

Spotlight: Shadowmaker 6K Flicker Box

ARC’s Lighting Department now carries Magic Gadets’ 6K Shadowmaker Flicker Box. The ultimate in light effects controllers. The 6k Shadowmaker is a flicker dimmer that uses a midi system to control 3x20A circuits. It has presets for TV flicker as well as firelight and continuous lightning. It requires three different lights for the system to operate and […]

Traveling with Photography and Video Equipment

I have always been fascinated with how photographers and cinematographers pack their gear. I remember reading the equipment lists of National Geographic photographers when I was younger and wondering how they could crisscross the world with so much stuff. Those times, as you might have noticed, are pretty much over. Nowadays, we need to deal […]

PAGlink HC-PL94T Time Batteries

  via paguk.com: The new PAGlink HC-PL94T is a high-current replacement for all Anton Bauer Li-Ion batteries.   PAGlink is the first truly digital linking battery system. It offers more power, more functional benefits and more technological advancements than any other battery system.   The smaller and lighter PAGlink Li-Ion battery is compatible with the […]

Sony VG-C1EM Vertical Grip for A7 A7R and A7S Reviewed

Check out this great, detailed review of the Sony VG-C1EM Vertical Grip for A7, A7R, and A7S cameras. Here are just a few things said about this product: The camera grip connects with a screw into the tripod socket. When done correctly, it feels really sturdy. It is not hard to take off but won’t […]

Is a Mirrorless Camera Right For You?

The eternal question, ‘What camera should I buy?’ became more complicated with the fairly recent emergence of a new breed of cameras promising to fill a gap in the market. Previously it was a fairly simple decision – you bought a DSLR if you were most concerned about image quality, operational speed and taking control […]

Rent the Sachtler ACE 75mm Tripod System

The Sachtler ACE 75mm, Sachtler’s lightest weight tripod system is available for rental at ARC. OUR KIT INCLUDES: SACHTLER SYSTEM ACE L MID-LVL SPR MS CF SACHTLER ACE BAG SACHTLER SET MID-LEVEL SPREADER ACE SACHTLER PAN BAR ACE SACHTLER ACE CAMERA QR PLATE SACHTLER ACE 75MM 2-STAGE CF TRIPOD   Its newly “re-developed fluid head makes […]