Valley Cottage, New York: August 20, 2012 – Sachtler, part of Vitec Videocom, a Vitec Group company, will present a new fluid head as well as six new tripods at this year’s IBC in Amsterdam in booth 11.E55.
Sachtler will unveil a new 75mm fluid head that broadens the selection for professional DSLR filmmakers and videographers with camera set-ups weighing up to six kilograms (13 lbs.). It will be available with different carbon-fiber tripods – a telescopic tripod and a tripod with a mid-level spreader.
Additionally, four new solid professional tripods will soon broaden the FSB family. This means the tried-and-tested Sachtler clamping used on 100mm and 150mm tripods for an especially quick set-up, will also be available for the first time in the 75mm range.
Apart from the presentation of new products, Sachtler will showcase its dependable camera support classics such as the Cine 7+7 HD and Cine 30 HD fluid heads as well as the beloved EB/EFP Video 18 S1 and Video 20 S1 fluid heads. In addition, the brand will present new features of the artemis Cine HD Pro modular camera stabilizer system, which, for example, uses HiCap cabling and Hot Swap technology to provide an uninterrupted power supply when changing batteries.
Sachtler, founded in 1958 by cameraman Wendelin Sachtler, is a worldwide market leader for professional camera support systems for cinematography and television production, its name a symbol of top quality and reliability for decades. With an extensive range of camera support systems as well as a finely modulated product line of reportage lighting, Sachtler is the highly qualified partner for broadcast and film applications. Since 2000 Sachtler has been offering the artemis modular camera stabilizer system. With its numerous workshops and training sessions, the Wendelin Sachtler Academy has become a top address worldwide for invaluable know-how and the exchange of information, creating the ideal international platform for creative talents. Along with other leading brands in the broadcast and professional videographer industry, Sachtler is part of Vitec Videocom, a Vitec Group company. For more information on Sachtler, visit www.sachtler.com
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