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F.I.R.S.T. Institute Adds New Equipment to Film & Video Production Program
New Film & Video Production Program Equipment Includes Cameras, Camera Kits, Monitor
Equipment list includes Small HD Monitor, Pro-X Battery and Carrier, LPT Barn Doors, LPT Follow Focus, A-Box, Wooden Camera Quick Kit (BMC,Pro), and a Black Magic Cinema Camera.
The Small HD Monitor AC7-OLED-SDI is used for on set monitoring from the camera. It is a HD display, it has many features, such as zebra lines, grid lines, and focus assistance. The XP-L95 Battery and V-Mount plate give continuous power to the camera. The batteries have an LED power indicator, and we added a Charger for two. LPT Barn Doors, the Lanparte Matte Box is used on high quality cameras, to black out alot of excess sun or glares. The Lanparte Follow Focus is used to focus lenses to either follow a subject or set a focus. This follow focus comes with rings and gears. The A- box from Wooden Camera is an XLR to 1/4in. Adapter for a rod. It allows us to connect mics or anything XLR to the Camera. The Wooden Camera Quick Kit (BMC, Pro)allows use to quickly attach and take off the camera and still have the mobility of hand held. It also comes with the battery mounting plate, and rods for mounting gear. The BMCC/Black Magic Cinema Camer is a studio and film camera that records in 2.5k RAW format. It also records in ProRes and DNxD formats. It takes lenses and SSD cards.
Alan Forbes, F.I.R.S.T. Institute Director, states, “Continuously adding new cutting-edge equipment to our 6,300 square foot campus allows our students to learn and work on equipment that is currently used in the industry.”
To see student projects shot with this new gear, see videos at: http://www.first.edu/
ABOUT F.I.R.S.T. Institute (Florida Institute of Recording, Sound, and Technology)
Located in the heart of the world's favorite vacation destination, Orlando, Florida, and boasting a 6,300 square foot campus of cutting-edge technology and production equipment, F.I.R.S.T. Institute specializes in offering career-specific training in the Digital Media Industry with a focus on Audio Engineering, Music Production, and Film & Video Production. Faculty bring experience from working in the industry at fine companies such as Universal Studios, Orlando Magic, Atlantic Records, EMI, Fox Television, Warner Brothers, U.S. Department of Defense, and Harcourt, as well as with musical artists such as Jerry Lee Lewis, Deep Purple, and the Blue Man Group. Graduates of F.I.R.S.T. Institute are now successfully employed as professionals in the audio and visual industry at CBS Radio, Disney, Universal Studios, Cox Media, and Clear Channel Communications, just to name a few. Visit the website here: www.FIRST.edu (http://r20.rs6.net/