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  • Polecam goes to a Higher Level!

    High Level Photography & Filming 

    High Level contracted Polecam to take some stills of an impressive new apartment complex in London.

    There was no other way of getting the shot, no other building to shoot from, no drones, no nothing." said Ian Leslie, MD of High Level. "In fact I was so impressed with the 8m rig and a Canon5DmkIII I am looking at ordering one myself."

    http://www.telfordhomes.london/microsites/parliamenthouse/

  • Ed Sheeran goes 4K Live at Wembley

    Ed Sheeran using Toshiba IK-4K minicam 

    Paul Dugdale & Jim Parsons put together an amazing video at Wembley for Ed Sheeran. Facilities by Telegenic and ACS (UK).

    "An integral part of filming Ed Sheeran's enormous sold out shows at Wembley Stadium was that we were able to get intimate with Ed and see close ups of him playing the show," said Director Paul.

  • Big Boom Little Boat!

    Great Scottish Swim on Loch Lomond 

    The Great Scottish Swim on Loch Lomond is always an experience! This year the boat was too small so added another dimension to the job especially when we hit the wake of a larger boat!
    Steve Parry the presenter and Olympic Swimmer is on the right of the picture taken from the larger camera boat.

  • Supercars get the Cold Wire treatment!

     

    Hi All in Polecamland. Here's a car video I just did (rush job for a friend).
    Apart from 2 shots shot, everything was done with the Polecam, statics and vehicle tracking and all shot on the Sony FS7.

  • The French Excel with Polecam!

    French Excel with Polecam

    Veteran French Polecam Owner/Operator Bachir was at the London Docklands Excel Conference centre for French TV and the closing of the ESC Congress.

    Using a Long Head with a Sony PMW300 with it's RCP and some novel counterweights. The weights were lost in transit BUT 2 boxes of brochures will suffice thank you . Good job there is a plate on the back of the Polecam!

  • Eva Productions Chooses PSP+

    Jamie Knights of Eva Productions Limited pictured here with Steffan Hewitt Director and Founder of Polecam Limited

    DOP/Lighting Cameraman - Jamie Knights of Eva Productions Limited pictured here with Steffan Hewitt Director and Founder of Polecam Limited is collecting his New Polecam Starter Pack PLUS (PSP+) with Long head from Global Headquarters in Bedford, United Kingdom. Jamie was kitting up for his next series of shoots that take him from the UK, to Europe, across to the USA and then back and forth to the UK/USA till the end of the year. Jamie chose the Polecam system for its compact, lightweight, portability and reliable high performance

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  • Red Bull Cliff Diving from Bilbao

    Polecam crane used for Red Bull cliff diving

    The penultimate round of the Red Bull Cliff Diving tour was from the iconic city of Bilbao in Spain.

    John Gillan was shooting for a poorly Christoph Steuer. The venue could not have been more perfect for a Polecam.
    John was shooting with the Narrow Head and a Camera Corps HD Minizoom.

  • Ultra-Motion analysis of an F1 Pitstop

    Polecam being used in F1 Pits

    Quadruple Formula One World Champions Infiniti Red Bull Racing have enlisted the help of Polecam and Live Motion Concept. LMC have developed the Ultra-MotionMinicam affectionately known as the Antelope Pico, named after its big brother the Antelope MkII.

    The challenge with an F1 pitstop is that it so many critical events happen in such a short time and they are all important. When you include, jacking the car front and back, taking wheel nuts on and off, removing and replacing wheels, adjusting wings, cleaning visors and even

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  • Matteo Rizzetto in an Italian Vineyard

    Canon 5D with Polecam Crane

    "I have known polecam during the video recordings of a concert, I fell in love right away and I wanted to learn how to use it. Finally I managed to buy it and since then I have specialised in various types of recovery, Documentaries, Industrial videos, TV commercials, Sports and Music live events.

  • BlackMagic Pocket Cinema Camera gets the Polecam Treatment

    Black Magic Camera with Polecam System

    John Gillan has fitted his BMPCC with a Lumix 7-14mm f4.0 lens and an Atomos HDMI-HD-SDI converter.

    The camera shoots ProRes and Cine DNG (RAW) formats. Very lightweight which makes it perfect for Polecam, allowing a 7metre reach with full Iris, focus and start stop control via a Manfrotto Lanc controller.