Camcorder 16/11/2017

The ultimate guide to used broadcasting equipment

Before you buy: Choosing the right piece of broadcasting equipment is important to professionals and amateurs alike. Broadcasting equipment is often expensive, so do your research to make sure you find the right piece to suit your needs. If your budget is limited, consider used equipment to cut the cost of buying new. Good quality used equipment can be just as functional as an item straight from the shelf. Whether shopping online or in person, consider all of your options before purchasing new electronics.   Check the condition: Always check... Read More


Our Top 3 Audio-Technica Must Have’s

Audio-Technica BP40 Large Diaphragm Dynamic Broadcast Microphone The BP40 Dynamic voice microphone provides natural sound reproduction for a variety of applications – radio, recording, post production … thanks to its hypercardioid providing optimal isolation of the sound source and excellent off-axis rejection. The 37mm capsule with a patented “floating edges” design optimizes the surface of the membrane and maximizes performance, while the humbucking coil (for noise compensation) prevents the risk of electromagnetic interference (EMI) (generated by the video monitors, power supplies, etc). Due to its robust, all metal construction, the... Read More


New Panasonic AU-EVA1 compact cinema camera

Brand new, compact and lightweight, the AU-EVA1 featuring 5.7K Super 35 mm Sensor is tailor-made for handheld shooting, but also well suited for documentaries, commercials, and music videos.   The features: – 5.7K Super 35mm sensor (5720×3016) – 14 stops of dynamic range – Dual sensitivity ISO 800 & 2500 – EF Mount – 4K 10 bit 4:2:2 & RAW   5.7K Super 35mm Sensor – Our compact and lightweight cinema camera, the AU-EVA1 contains a newly designed 5.7K Super 35mm-sized (5720×3016, approx. 17.25 million pixels) sensor for capturing true... Read More


Now back in stock – Came TV lights

  Due to popular demand, Came TV lights are now back in stock.   Came F-55W-2KIT 2 Pcs Boltzen 55w Fresnel Focusable Led Daylight The video light includes an adjustable Fresnel lens to help focus the light and provide a longer throw. When used without the lens, the light becomes a wider flood and the included barn doors help to control the spill. This versatility allows you to go from a tight spot to a wide flood all in one continuous light. The 55 Watt video light has a built-in... Read More


Spotlight on Sennheiser

  We’ve put the spotlight on some of our favourite Sennheiser products on sale at Digi Broadcast. All items are in stock – with next day delivery available…   Sennheiser 504933 XSW 35 Vocal set with dynamic cardioid microphone £240.00 (ex. VAT) Take centre-stage with this easy-to-use, all-in-one package; ideal for singers, speakers and presenters. The features: stage-proven handheld microphone with a powerful sound to cut through high on-stage levels High feedback rejection Mute button for full speech control     Sennheiser 504645 ew 112-p G3 GB tie clip lavalier radio... Read More


Came-Prodigy V Came-Argo

Came-prodigy and Came-argo sold out fast! But they are available to pre-order with delivery expected in ten days.   What is the Came-Prodigy? The came-prodigy gimbal is physically the largest of our gimbal family and is a great platform for larger cameras and lenses.   What makes the Came-Prodigy unique? The new Prodigy is running the latest 32-bit Controller with Encoder Technology for enhanced stability and battery efficiency. All motors rotate a full 360 degrees without limitation for greater range and flexibility during operation. Featuring a quick release camera plate... Read More


New Came stock has landed

Now in stock at Digi Broadcast: The new Came-Prophet gimbal – ready for delivery! What is the Came-Prophet? It’s the successor to the very successful Came-Argo gimbal. Both have been designed to support small to medium sized DSLRs with a maximum payload of 6.6 lbs (3 kg). What makes the Came-Prophet unique? While the Argo contains a dedicated 2-handed setup, the Prophet comes with a single-handed pistol grip handle (similar to the CAME-Optimus), but with the option to use them with a variety of compatible two-handed accessories – including the... Read More

Hands on Blackmagic Mini URSA Pro

Blackmagic Mini Ursa Pro with Studio configuration   Blackmagic Mini Ursa Pro Camera is made to record life events, studios, concerts and similar and for people who want versatile camera. Blackmagic Mini Ursa Pro is mainstream multipurpose studio camera which competes with Arris and Reds to some degree (same life sensor abilities) and it can be switched into cinematography mode if the “Drama factor”  is required.   The standard and unique ablity to change lenses At the moment there are 5 mini URSAs in the range – two 4k ones –... Read More


Useful tips for CameTV Optimus – our best selling Gimbal

What does CameTV Optimus 3-axis Gimbal include? The box includes hard pelicase, plug, power cable, base plate, single handle, tripod balancing stand for single handle, 2 batteries, screws, dual handles, joystick, wireless joystick remote, rubber grips, magic arm, clamp, instructions and the Optimus gimbal itself protected by foam inserts. This gimbal is designed for small and mirrorless cameras including Panasonic GH4, GH5, Sony A7r and A7S series, A6300 with lighter lenses which makes the payload up to 2.6 lbs / 1.2 kg (including the lens and accessories).   First impression on... Read More

Lighting Studio 24/03/2017

Create Mood Using Only Lighting Techniques

Conveying emotion is key to taking your work from amateur to professional. Film and photography must connect with the audience to be successful, and whether you’re capturing uninhabited landscapes or crowds of people; the only way to forge a bond with your audience is through mood and emotion. Photography lighting techniques are a crucial method of conveying a subject’s mood with speed and precision. From the moment your audience watches the opening of the scene or looks at the photo you’ve produced; the intensity, source and position of your lighting... Read More