Equipment Used for Project – 1190 Mission: Trinity Place

I get a lot questions about what type of equipment I use for a typical Torres Studios video production so I figured I’d right a little blog about the video I recently produced for 1190 Mission: Trinity Place. 1190 Mission: Trinity Place is an apartment complex that was recently completed on San Francisco’s Market St. [...]

Portable Telescoping Aluminum Mini Video Jib / Mini Crane

Here’s a quick overview of a new affordable Portable Telescoping Mini Video Jib for DSLRs or or other small video cameras. This mini video crane is very lightweight and easy to setup. You may have to purchase additional weights if you plan to use it at full extension, but otherwise the product offers great value. [...]

Redrock Micro One Man Crew Motorized Parabolic Slider

Many projects will require you to shoot solo, and operating a B-cam can be challenging if you want to add dynamic camera movements. This is the reason Redrock Micro has announced a One Man Crew Motorized Parabolic Slider that automatically moves a camera back and forth while maintaining your subject in frame through a (parabolic) [...]

Varavon Motorroid Universal Motorized Slider Upgrade Kit

The Varavon Motorroid kit is a universal upgrade kit designed to Motorize any video camera slider on the market. The system comes with two main parts that need to be attached to each end of a slider using a 3/8″ or 1/4″ threaded mounting port. The Motorroid features limiting switches on each end that can [...]