Broadcast News

Bookmark and Share
18/08/2016

Global Launch For Polecam's Autopod

News Image
Polecam Systems will use IBC2016 as a platform for the global launch of Autopod, it has been announced.

Autopod is a remotely-operated programmable elevation unit for rigs, remote heads and cameras. The model also comprises of a lightweight base and a custom foam flight case, as well as other enhancements.

Other products on display at the Amsterdam-based show include a new UHD quality 0.7 w/a Adapter for the Fujinon TF4-XA1 (4mm) UHD lens making it into a 2.8mm lens.

A new Cross Terrain Dolly enables users to move a Polecam or other camera rig across gravel paths and fields.

There is also an improved Ronin head adapter for Polecam rigs, including the Ronin and Ronin-M, MoVi and ShadowCam.

The new style FishFace underwater camera housing, as used in major international aquatic events, will also be on show and fits the Toshiba minicams or the Antelope Pico ultra slow mo minicam.

There is also the Polecam RCP which has been updated for the Toshiba IK-HD5 and the IK-4K minicams. Up to six cameras can be controlled from the one panel.

The Antelope Camera Systems PICO high speed ultra-motion minicam will be on show with its dedicated FishFace underwater housing and new lens drive.

The PICO minicam is capable of producing ultra slow motion HD footage up to 350fps and can be mounted on a Polecam to give ultra Slo-Mo POV both above and below water.

Image: The new Autopod from Polecam Systems, seen here in the high position with one of the latest Polecam rigs mounted.

www.polecam.com

(JP)
Solidmate Ltd Memory Card Hire London

Top Related Stories
Click here for the latest broadcast news stories.

21/04/2023
Qvest Strengthens Position In Australia And New Zealand
Qvest is strengthening its position in Australia and New Zealand through the integration of tm stagetec systems. With the new Qvest Australia hub, the
19/04/2023
Avid Launches New Partner Program
Avid® has launched a new partner program, Works with Avid On Demand, that enables customers to expand their workflow capabilities through a growing ra
23/05/2013
New Polecam Systems
Steffan Hewitt, originator of Polecam and director of Polecam Systems will be in Singapore at Broadcast Asia 2013 International Conference in June wit
09/03/2011
Polecam Starter Pack D-SLR Rig To Launch At NAB Show 2011
Polecam, an innovator of compact mobile systems for digital film and television content creation, has chosen NAB 2011 as the launch venue for a major
20/02/2017
Polecam To Co-Exhibit With Camera Corps At BVE 

Polecam Systems and Camera Corps will co-exhibit at BVE 2017 at London ExCel on 28 February – 2 March, it has been announced. 

 The two c
28/06/2013
Polecam At BroadcastAsia
Steffan Hewitt, originator of Polecam and director of Polecam Systems, has been at BroadcastAsia2013 with the company's two trading partners; H Warta
28/09/2009
Polecam Takes The 3D 'High Ground' At IBC
Polecam Founder and Managing Director Steffan Hewitt has said that IBC 2009 was "a significant step forward for 3D television broadcasting". Steffan s
15/02/2012
Polecam Offer Chance To Try Rig
The Polecam team are offering visitors to their stand B10 at BVE in February the chance to be in seventh heaven – and try out a Polecam rig in its ful
08/02/2012
Polecam Reveal BVE Focus
The Polecam team are offering visitors to their stand B10 at BVE in February the chance to be in seventh heaven – and try out a Polecam rig in its ful
26/01/2012
Polecam To Launch Wire Strut System At BVE
The Polecam team are offering visitors to their stand B10 at BVE in February the chance to be in seventh heaven – and try out a Polecam rig in its ful
01/08/2013
Polecam Systems Announces IBC Lineup
Polecam Systems has announced it will showcase its latest rigs, including the Starter Pack PSP and the new fine control Polecam motorised heads, along
27/03/2012
Polecam Sells 400th Rig – To Chris Evans' UMTV
UK broadcast equipment business Polecam has marked a milestone this month – selling its 400th camera crane system to DJ Chris Evans’ UMTV. Evans’ comp
30/01/2013
Polecam Systems Set For BVE
Polecam Systems will be at BVE2013 not only with a selection of their highly acclaimed Polecam rigs with various head options, but with a collection o
14/05/2009
Nigel Paine Joins Polecam Sales Team
A leader in portable production systems for digital film and video, Polecam, has announced a new addition to its sales team. Nigel Paine joins as Came
18/08/2011
Polecam Starter Pack To Make IBC Debut In Amsterdam
The new entry-level Polecam Starter Pack makes its IBC debut on stand 10.C49 at the Amsterdam RAI Centre, next month. Created in response to demand fo