InCinematographer - Issue 3 - 47
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K-Tek Stingray MixPro Portable Workstations
multifaceted case for Sound Devices' MixPre-3
and MixPre-6, K-Tek's Stingray MixPro can help
turn a MixPre recorder into a portable workstation.
Because these mixers are used in a multitude of
applications and situations, the K-Tek design team
emphasized easy access all around, coupled with
The Stingray MixPro accommodates common
working styles and methods, including front and back
openings for mounting and
a versatile front
flap to attach
The removable Front Pouch storage compartment
is perfect to keep external power options and large
enough to hold common location mixing batteries.
Oversized MOLLE-style straps accommodate
additional accessories and are positioned on the
front of the bag along with the Front Pouch.
For convenient tabletop operation, a built-in
adjustable kickstand enables convenient control
interface access and comfortable viewing, whether
the user is sitting or standing.
The combined front and bottom flap allows front
mounting, opens wide to access the internal battery
packs and media compartment on the bottom of
MixPre units, and can even re-attach to the back of
With MOLLE-style straps outside and inside,
attaching accessories is a breeze in any
SmallHD's Brighter 17-inch Reference Monitor
laiming double the brightness of other
17-inch reference monitors, the SmallHD
1703-P3X is at home in full sunlight, and covers
100 percent of the DCI-P3 and Rec 709 color
It features a 1500:1 contrast ratio and a 179
degree viewing angle, along with SmallHD's
Pagebuilder OS toolset.
Designed to serve on-set and post-production
color grading professionals, the 1703-P3X
comes pre-calibrated for DCI-P3 and Rec 709
for both broadcast use and cinema mastering.
The 1703-P3X features one HDMI and
two SDI inputs plus one HDMI and two SDI
outputs. The fast and intuitive operating
system allows ganging of on-screen tools,
such as HD waveform, vectorscope, false color,
simultaneously. Its Dual View function allows
users to monitor two input sources simultaneously
with side-by-side viewing.
It supports any LUT workflow through SmallHD's
ColorFlow 3D LUT Engine which enables 3D LUT
The 1703P3X is constructed of rugged milled
aluminum to withstand the rigor of production.
It features numerous 1/4-inch and 3/8-inch
threaded mounting points, a VESA mount and
RapidRail accessory mounting system.
The monitor can power wireless accessories like
Teradek with built in 12V 2-pin LEMO auxiliary
power. It can be powered via 4-pin XLR by
optional V-mount and Gold-mount battery packs
for wireless operation.
Pro-Grade Glyph Atom Drives
lyph Production Technologies, a US-based
manufacturer of mobile and desktop storage
solutions, showcased its extensive range of external
pro-grade drives at the 2017 PhotoPlus Expo.
Atom and Atom RAID portable external solidstate drives have USB-C (3.1 Gen 2) connectivity
that's compatible with ThunderBolt 3 and USB 3.0.
The fastest SSD of its size, the compact Atom RAID
combines capacity up to 2TB with speeds reaching
860 MB/s, supporting seamless 4k editing. Even
smaller, the tiny Atom now holds up to 2TB of
storage and offers transfer rates up to 480 MB/s.
The Studio line high-performance external desktop
drives enhance and support demanding video and
audio workflows. With legacy connectivity, available
RAID, and up to 32TB of storage.
Glyph's Blackbox external drives are built for onthe-go professionals looking to protect their content
from the elements. Designed with rugged workflows
in mind and featuring steel and aluminum enclosures
for maximum durability and efficient cooling, the
Blackbox Plus and Blackbox Pro offer capacities up
Designed, assembled and tested in the USA,
Glyph's industry-unique 3-2-1 warranty includes full
replacement for three years, level one data recovery
for two years and advanced data recovery with
overnight replacement for the first year.