Monthly Archives: February 2011

Movietube film gear

BVE show update

So it’s now a week after the Broadcast Video Expo in London and I’ve finally had time to reflect a little on my experiences there. Firstly I went there this year to check out all the latest rigs and gadgets for the DSLR market and … Read More

Zacuto DSLR rig

Zacuto too expensive?

I’ve never seen any Zacuto gear in the flesh but from the pictures and the reviews I’ve seen their gear is mighty impressive. However it all seems mighty costly when you consider for example the Striker (shown above), weighs in at $948. Compared to some … Read More

Broadcast Video Expo 2011 – coming very soon!

It’s the broadcast show this week up at Earls Court 2 in London. I go most years if work commitments allow and this year I’m managing to squeeze a trip in on the last day of the show, this coming Thursday. It’s one of those … Read More


Welcome to the Chestnut Cow Media Blog

This is the very first post on The Cow’s blog, the first of many I hope.  This blog is really here as a 2 way dialogue between members of the Cow Team and both the video production community.  It also gives our own customers a … Read More