Our latest tool is the TRACIS Lens Scanner, which uses state-of-the-art machine vision to inspect the surfaces of our lenses in incredible high resolution. The Scanner allows us to track every element inside the lens and even the outside housing, over the lifetime of the lens, providing our clients and ourselves with an impartial and certified assessment. Thanks to powerful cloud computing, a scan takes just a minute to complete and registers any and all scratches, hairs, dust and fingerprints before a job. After returning from a shoot, the Scanner can highlight any changes to the state of the lens, eliminating judgement calls and difficult conversations. Check out tracis.io for more information!
Welcome, Sony FX6! This is why he is awesome: - 4K 10.2 Full-Frame sensor. - Compact and lightweight body design for on-the-go shooting. - Ultra-high sensitivity with ISO expandable up to 409,600. - 15+ stops of dynamic range. - S-Cinetone look profile, also used in FX9. - Recording up to 4K 120p / HD 240p, 10-bit 4:2:2 color depth in full-frame. - Support for up to 12G-SDI and 4K at up to 60p 16-bit SDI RAW output. - Compatible with E and PL mount lenses. ⏩ Check out this camera on our website -> bit.ly/2XAbOgw
Merry Christmas & we wish you all the best for the new year! 🎄🎆 - ADJUSTED OPENING HOURS - DECEMBER 21 - JANUARY 8: 09:00 - 17:00 DECEMBER 24: 09:00 - 16:00 DECEMBER 25: CLOSED DECEMBER 31: 09:00 - 16:00 JANUARY 1: CLOSED We will let you know if we will be going back to our regular opening hours after the 8th of January. Stay safe! And if you have any questions about coming to our office, please send us a message or call us.
Starting from the 15th of December, the Dutch government has announced updated Covid-19 regulations that will stay into effect until the 19th of January. We have updated our current guidelines for visiting our office: -In order to limit our capacity, visits will be strictly on appointment only, please call or e-mail ahead before stopping by; -A face mask is compulsory inside our entire office; -One person per testbay is strictly enforced, no exceptions; -Do not visit our office when you have (even limited) symptoms of illness, but stay home; -Our kitchen is closed; -And of course, please keep 1.5m distance at all time and disinfect your hands before entering the office (and as often as you can during the day) If you have any questions about coming to the office, your shoot during the lockdown, or anything else, please call our office or send us an email!
Let us introduce to you to the lens coverage and camera comparison tool created by CVP. This tool is a database to quickly show how different lenses will cover different camera - or to compare coverage of different cameras using the same lens. Check it out here! 👇 If you have any suggestions or improvements to note, please let us know. The tool is always developing!
We are honoured and excited to be the first European rental house to have received the Angenieux Optimo Primes. At the moment the set consists of 6 lenses and they are all designed to be incredibly compact and lightweight, all of them at a fast T1.8, with Optimo-class mechanics and feel that embodies the legendary Angenieux Lenses look. The lenses provide meta data (Cooke-I, LDS) and unique user-features such as replaceable iris blade unit, internal glass optical element and rear filter. Check out more specs on our website -> bit.ly/33zc0A5
In cinemas from the 17th of December! Shot on the ARRI Alexa Mini LF with Cinescope Leica-R and Angenieux Optimo Ultra 12x FF lenses. All by Camalot België! 🎥
Let us introduce to you these beasts that just arrived in the office: the Cooke 1.8x Anamorphic Full Frame Special Flare Lenses (Set of 4). The lenses are ready for large format productions with anamorphic characteristics, including flare and oval bokeh. Coverage circle covers a full 24 x 36 still size sensor with 1.8 squeeze. Shoot at 2.7:1 and you have all the available frame and 100% of the pixels. For now this lens set consists of 4 lenses. More information please check out our website or contact us -> bit.ly/36OLrYy
Looking forward to this! Shot on the ARRI Alexa Mini LF with Cinescope Leica-R and Angenieux Optimo Ultra 12x FF lenses. All by Camalot België! 🎥
Last Saturday DI-RECT performed in the Electriciteitsfabriek in The Hague. During this livestream event they released their new album ''Wild Hearts''. Shot on the ARRI Alexa XT with Atlas Orion Anamorphic and Angenieux Optimo Anamorphic Zoom lenses. Special thanks to Tim van der Smet, Joost Laarakkers and DI-RECT
Back in stock! ARRI bags from Vocas. Available in three different sizes (small, medium and large).
This is the standard for using the ARRIFLEX 416 with an additional power supply. Our friends from @elokuvakonepaja were able to create an adapter for our ARRIFLEX 416's so that it can used with an extra battery. No more fiddling with adapter plates and cables. The adapter changes the volt from 12 to 26 and it comes with a D-Tap and Lemo 2pin port on the side. In the future this will also become available for the ARRIFLEX 235 and the ARRICAM LT. We'll keep you updated!
On Instagram we show even more about what we are up to. Are you following us already? instagram.com/camalotamsterdam
Following the updated Covid-19 regulations that the government has set for Amsterdam we have updated our guidelines for coming to and working in our office. Besides the mandatory 1.5m distance and disinfecting of hands before entering the work floor, from now on we kindly ask you take the following into consideration: - Wearing a face mask is compulsory in the entire office. You can remove your mask while sitting down or while testing in one of our testbays. - One person per testbay is strictly enforced. Larger tests will be split over multiple bays. - We aim to divide testing into a morning and afternoon shift, in order to make sure we do not exceed the maximum amount of people in the office. - Disposable face masks will be provided if you do not have your own. ... and we still have great coffee! ☕ Any questions about coming to the office, your shoot or you just wanna chat? Call our office or send us an email!
Where the power grid ends, Wattsun begins. The Wattsun is a portable, compact and stackable battery system which can be used both in and outside (even on a rainy set). Advantages of the Wattsun: - Up to 7800 Wh, 3500 Watt-peak and 230 Volt. - Completely quiet and no emissions. No need for gasoline. - Portable, not heavy and plug & play. - Oled display with all the essential information. We offer the Wattsun Dock, which is the base of the battery system, and the Wattsun Pack, which you can stack on top of the Dock to add more capacity. ⏩ Do you want to know more about this product? Check out our website (bit.ly/35qHBpk) or send us a message.
New and now available! The Canon Cine-Servo 25-250mm T2.95. The brother of the 17-120mm! This lens is fully 4K-ready, with a high optical resolution and support for Super35mm cameras. This lens is 25-250mm but with the 1.5x optical extender that increases to 37.5-375mm. ⏩ Check out our website for more information (bit.ly/3k9yLAx) or send us a message.
Now available at Camalot! The ORION ''B'' Set Series Anamorphic lenses. This set consists of the 32mm, 50mm and 80mm and is an addition to set ''A'' that we received last year. As Atlas Lens Co. says, these lenses deliver the striking beauty of painterly waterfall bokeh, disproportionate breathing, and signature but controlled flare. They are made as an universal filmmaking tool, ready for the latest Digital Cinema PL and EF mount cameras. They can be changed quickly between a PL and EF mount with an interchangeable mount system. ⏩ Check out these lenses here -> bit.ly/3b2nChz
News from our office! As the regulations from the government are getting increasingly more flexible we have decided to go back to our regular opening hours. From Monday the 6th of July we will opened Monday to Friday from 08:00 - 19:00. More time to pick up your gear, test your equipment in one of our testing rooms or to come by for some advice. Of course we will still be urging you to stay home if you are feeling sick, wash your hands at the entrance and keep a 1.5 meter distance in the office. And if you’re in need for some extra protection during your shoot… The face shields are still available. You can pick them up at our office! Hope to see you soon! 👍
5 days of live streaming shows from the National Maritime Museum (Het Scheepsvaartmuseum) in Amsterdam. What an incredible production and amazing result! We were excited to be part of this! Special thanks to Bolke Burnaby Lautier. Photos by Ben Houdijk, Humberto Tan and Rogier Kalkhove.
We will be extending our Corona measures until the 31st of August. What does that mean? For now, we will remain open Monday to Friday from 09:00 to 17:00 and all measures to keep our office Corona-proof will stay the same. But most importantly! We will also be extending our Corona giveaways! ▶️ Renting a camera? Free eye-cushions, as many as you need for your shoot. ▶️ Renting a full camera package (camera, lenses and a monitor)? Free of charge video transmitter set, including 1 receiver per monitor (up to 4 max.) ▶️ Everyone can pick up free reusable face shields at our office. Do you want to stream your shoot live or to another location? Check out our new Teradek, Vaxis, Accsoon and Blackmagic products. Not sure which one to pick for your shoot? Call our office or send us a message, we are more than happy to help you out