Panavision appears to be looking for new ways to stay relevant in the digital era. Today they announced that they have have developed their own patent-pending accessories for Sony’s F55 camera.
The new Panavision F55 accessories include dovetail systems for Steadicam, Panavision, and Arri baseplates. There is also an additional dovetail system with a shoulder pad.
Another accessory worth noting is the new power box that provides 12v & 24v power as well as battery hot-swap and HDMI functions.
Here’s what Panavision wrote about their new F55 accessories:
“Allowing maximum flexibility and modularity, these user-friendly accessories enable the camera assistant to quickly and easily switch from Studio mode to Steadicam mode to Hand-held mode.”
Watch the video of the new “Panavised F55”: