IEBA Communications


The B4-Cage for using ENG lenses on DSLRs.

by IEBA on Feb.06, 2015, under For Sale, OUR GEAR, Production

B4-Cage Demo – IEBA Communications – 215-632-3283 – Dallas Video Production

Did I just put together a cage to make ENG lenses a lot easier to use on DSLRs? Yes, I did.
Then I made a comprehensive demo video showing how it all comes together, the advantages of the pieces I selected, and how it integrates into other aspects of DSLR camera operation.

HDV Recording: Sony HDR-FX1 Camcorder — $250/day

by IEBA on Jul.14, 2009, under Production

FX1smallThe venerable FX1 is a true prosumer HDV camcorder.
The pro model adds XLR inputs, but lens, chips, and images captured are identical.
HDV tape still is the cost leader for recording HD images. Shoot and go, or hand it off to the client.
True 3-CCD chips – no rolling shutter, no flash banding, no jello-cam, no image distortion.
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FS: Tektronix WFM-90 Portable Waveform Vectorscope. $950

by IEBA on Jul.14, 2009, under For Sale, Production

tek_wfm90This handy little item is a combination waveform, vectorscope, and audio scope all in one. The little 4″ LCD shows you everything you need, and you can loop the output of this device to the screen of your choice (composite in and out).

So if you have a composite NTSC feed of your video, this portable device can measure it and give you calibrated IRE readings, vectors for calibrating bars or color charts and more. All this off any 12v supply. AC adapter and protective case are included.  (continue reading…)

Illumination: Lowel Light Kits

by IEBA on Jul.13, 2009, under Production

LightKitTwoBugLite Kit-1 – $50/day
2 V-lights, 2 Pro light, stands, gels, scrims, gel holders, various mounts, arms, flags, clips, umbrellas. In a case.

Lite Kit-2 – $60/day
3 Omni lights, 2 Tota lights, stands, gels, scrims, gel holders, various mounts, arms, clips, umbrellas. In a case. (continue reading…)

Quality live/recorded sound mixing: Mackie 1402 VLZ Pro

by IEBA on Jul.10, 2009, under Production

MackieBug6304This is a great live/recorded sound mixer.
Sliders (not knobs) easily relay channel loudness.
Aux 3/4 bus makes this a 4-channel mixer.
Four aux buses (pre/post fader) make it even more versatile.

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Lighting Grid Anywhere with Bogen AutoPoles (12x)

by IEBA on Jul.08, 2009, under OUR GEAR, Production

autopoleDo you need a lighting grid in a home where there is no grid? Need a vertical post between floor and ceiling to hide a light where you can’t see a stand?
Then you need the Bogen / Manfrotto AutoPole.

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Sony WV-D10000 DV/DVCAM & SVHS Deck

by IEBA on Jul.09, 2008, under OUR GEAR, Production

D10000For the quick dub of full size and MiniDV tapes to VHS/SVHS, this deck was the shizzle in 2000. Now used less and less, it still serves as a great feeder deck for the SD projects that come in to the office. Moreover it plays back full size and Mini DVCAM tapes, as well as DV. It can dub between the two decks as well for those looking to easily migrate SVHS onto a digital tape format. (continue reading…)

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