Mary Latvis

Mary Latvis

Whether wrangling multiple sitcom cameras and pulling focus as an A.C., trekking to locations from City Island to Arkansas, or capturing documentary footage entirely in Farsi, Mary has enjoyed a wealth of truly varied experiences behind the camera. She now contributes Pro Video articles and equipment reviews to the B&H Explora site and incorporates her rental house knowledge into her product descriptions for B&H.

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Banish those end-of-summer blues by treating yourself to some new cine-style lenses from Rokinon and Samyang! These Rokinon T1.5 DSX High-Speed Cine and Samyang T1.5 VDSLR Mark 2 lenses will be available soon at B&H Photo in 24, 35, 50, and 85mm focal lengths with a 14mm version due early in 2021. Designed to cover full-frame sensors, these primes are compatible with a wide range of cine-...
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Attention all Sony mirrorless aficionados: If you’re upgrading to the new Sony Alpha a7S III, SmallRig has the cage for you. Grab the new...
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The new SliderPLUS v5 line from edelkrone presents the latest versions of its movable rail sliders that cleverly extend with your camera’s travel. This hallmark design offers twice the range of standard sliders in a compact form, saving weight and space in your gear bag, making the SliderPLUS v5 a perfect choice for your own travels. edelkrone has also introduced a new motorized slider control...
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Introduce a punch of light to your scene with the powerful new Vortex8 Light from Creamsource. This 2 x 1' LED panel fixture is a 650W powerhouse rivaling the output of some 1200W HMI units while offering an array of hue, saturation, and intensity choices. Its 512 LEDs create an...
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If you've worked with ARRI cameras, you can already appreciate ARRI's line of rugged pro camera accessories for ARRI ALEXA, ALEXA Mini, and AMIRA cameras. But what about when you're using other cameras? ARRI also makes support rigs and mechanical and electronic accessories compatible with other popular digital cine, broadcast/ENG, and mirrorless cameras. Use these top-notch components to...
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ARRI is a brand name that has been long associated with cinema, and products that bear the ARRI name are renowned for the utmost in quality, usability, and reliability. Optics are no different. ARRI lenses are used the world over for cinema, television, and commercial production. As a matter of fact, ARRI developed the newer, large-format LPL lens mount and the original PL mount. Robust, yet...
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You know you’ll capture better video when you can see your frame clearly, and ANDYCINE has the tools to help. Use the ¼"-20 mount Monitor Mount Arm for DJI Ronin-S to attach an onboard monitor to your Ronin-S stabilizer, or turn to ANDYCINE’s shoe mount...
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Go wide, wider, and widest with three new ultra-wide Laowa cine lenses from Venus Optics. These uniquely compact, fast lenses include a 15mm T2.1 Zero-D for full-frame cameras, a 9mm T2.9 Zero-D for Super 35 capture, and a 7.5mm T2.1 for Micro Four Thirds sensors. Each lens sports...
3 months ago
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Like the song says, color is beautiful, and you do want to see your true colors shining through. For true colors in post-production or critical on-set viewing, turn to Eizo’s new 32" ColorEdge PROMINENCE CG3146 HDR Reference Monitor for spot-on, accurate viewing. This HDR-compatible...
3 months ago
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Sleek and lightweight, the compact Mars X 1080p HDMI Wireless Video Transmitter from Hollyland enables you to share your camera view while recording simultaneously on up to three iOS or Android mobile devices. No more explaining to the director, D.P., or producer how the shot went—they can...
3 months ago
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AJA’s latest recorder/monitor, the Ki Pro Ultra 12G, is all about versatility, reliability, and convenience. This newest member in AJA’s family of pro video components can record up to UHD 4K video in Apple ProRes or Avid DNxHR via a single 12G-SDI input or capture and display up to four...
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Looking to display an impressive background while streaming from home with Skype, Zoom, or similar interfaces? Whether you want to use a simulated starship deck, a tropical beachscape, or simply a photo of your true work office, read on to see how a basic green screen can up your streaming game (not that your home office/corner of the sofa is at all cluttered or less than picturesque, of course...
5 months ago
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Modular, rigid, and lightweight yet strong, the 24" and 42" Slider Carbon camera sliders, from Rhino Camera Gear, feature easy tripod mounting and support up to 15 and 10 lb...
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Fittingly announced via a livestream, Blackmagic Design has introduced their newest multicamera tool—the ATEM Mini Pro HDMI Live Stream Switcher—as well as updates for the...
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Grab one of Cartoni’s Red Lock systems and go! The lightweight yet robust Focus 8, Focus 10, and...
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