The official start of the fall season is just around the corner. You know what that means: cooler weather, sweaters, football, and for some, pumpkin spice everything. One thing that many Houstonians and Texans in general are excited about is football. This football season is extra special because Houston will be hosting Super Bowl LI, the championship game of the NFL. Hosting such a huge sports event takes a ton of hard work and people working around the clock. Camera operators, cable wranglers, sportscasters, sports producers, and more have to make sure that they are doing their jobs well. In [...]
So you just got a great new camera or camcorder…..now what? Well, depending on what you purchased, we have specific camera equipment that can pair well with your camera or camcorder. Whether you're trying to be the next famous cinematographer like Robert Richardson or just want to make some high quality home videos, we have camera equipment that will fit with your DSLR or mirrorless camera. For these infographics, we highlighted some products that would go well with popular mirrorless or DSLR cameras such as the Sony a7S Mark II, Sony FS7, Canon 5D Mark III (or any Canon DSLR), [...]
Are you filming in 4K? Even if you aren’t, you might as well be prepared for it. As everything starts moving towards 4K, you’ll need to invest in equipment that is compatible with it. Once display equipment, such as your TVs and projectors, catch up to cameras and other equipment used to capture footage, you’ll want to have everything that you need for 4K. At Ikan, we have products that can support 4K and 6K filmmaking. When you have the right equipment, you have the right tools for the job. 4K Compatible Camera Monitors We have a complete line of [...]
We showed off our new 4K compatible monitors at this year’s NAB conference in Las Vegas and garnered a lot of buzz. The complete line of affordable 4K compatible on-camera monitors, the VL35, the DH5e, and the VXF7, range from 3.5-7 inches and are now available to purchase. These monitors support more pixels, a better resolution, and ultimately clearer pictures. The VL35 is a great compact on-camera field monitor that is lightweight and supports 4K resolution. With a 3.5” screen, the VL35 works well for filmmakers that have to work in tight spaces. The monitor pairs well with the Blackmagic Design [...]
We are now the exclusive distributor in North America (excluding Canada) for Bon’s entire line of broadcast, field, high brightness, and recordable monitors as well as other video accessories. Bon, a world-renowned South Korean monitor manufacturer, is known for their image quality and reliability, as well as packing each monitor with loads of industry-leading features that are useful to video professionals. The current Bon product lineup includes 10 bit processing monitors (the BEM and BSM Series), 12 bit processing monitors (BXM Series), as well as premium OLED Reference Monitors (TXM Series). Their Postium Rackmount Monitors will also be available with features [...]
The D12 features a beautiful full HD 1920 x 1080 IPS panel with great viewing angles and amazing color reproduction. The D12 feels at home on your edit suite or in the field with its included adjustable table stand with ¼-20 threaded holes for attachment to light stands. When It comes to I/O the D12 has you covered with its 3G-SDI and HDMI inputs and outputs. To find out more about this product, click here.