8 04, 2011

Flagship VX7e & Multi-K XL at NAB, #ShortFilmContest

April 8th, 2011|

Our Press Release (via PDF) of the our Flagship On-Camera Monitor, the VX7e and newly-Flagship LED Light the Multi-K XL: press release 08apr11.vx7e_multi-k xl (changing formats temporarily, let us know what you think on twitter.com/ikancorp) Don't forget about the #SocialMediaSale next week--you might find a tasty deal waiting for you on Wednesday! Currently, we're selling E-Image EL-7063-AA tripods 40% off--check our facebook or twitter for the deal. Also, check out our latest sale, thanks to the guys here at ikan--iLED ONE 3=Piece kit for $299.99 One more thing: You remember our sales during NABShow, yes? Just for the record: in Falling [...]

29 03, 2011

What You Need To Know About the ID500

March 29th, 2011|

We've released a decent number of products in the last month, it's true. Yet more than ever, I've noted,  people are discussing our ID500 3 light kit on forum boards. Some things need to be set straight. Though our light looks tremendously like the onens on ebay: you'll be sorely mistaken when you open up the insides of this LED Light. Why? Ikan's ID500 has completely different innards and electronic components driving the system, making it more robust and durable. Also, these reasons. Don't be so easily fooled. There are a  number of review videos of ikan's ID500 (Gratis 7, System5 [...]

5 08, 2010

Bluegrass Festival Gets SuperFly!

August 5th, 2010|

Anna Schwaber took the ikan SuperFly to the festival Rockygrass, a bluegrass festival in Lyons, CO put on by the people that do Telluride - www.bluegrass.org. The shoot was for a chapter in his film, www.porchlightsessions.com.  The Superfly is really best used with a wide-angle lens with the 7d/5d and with lots of light. I'd test it positive as a usable rig for handheld work. Of the SuperFly, Anna said, "Ikan's Superfly helped Porchlight Sessions navigate the festival grounds with ease allowing me to stabilize the camera to capture festivarians and musicians. I used the rig with the H4N Zoom [...]

28 07, 2010

Super Fly Used at Student Filmmaker’s RED Workshop

July 28th, 2010|

Jody from Student Filmmakers Magazine sent us some great shots of our ikan Superfly in use at their latest RED seminar.  Look for more collaborations between ikan and Student Filmmakers soon!  Find out more about this workshop and all the other great workshops at the Student Filmmaker's website at: http://www.studentfilmmakers.com/workshops/July2010-RED-hands-on-Firestone.html

15 07, 2010

Outdoor Photographer Reviews the ikan ELEMENTS

July 15th, 2010|

Outdoor Photographer recently reviewed the ikan ELEMENTS Camera Stabilization System in their August 2010 issue.   Look for it on stands now, or check out the article online at www.outdoorphotographer.com