The Best Filmmaking Deals of the Week (3.05.20)
Headlining our Deals of the Week, the very fast and very affordable Sigma 30mm f/1.4 DC DN lens is on sale now for just $229.
This week in filmmaking deals: In the market for some high-quality glass? Well, you can save over $100 on the Sigma 30mm f/1.4 DC DN lens and $50 on the Tamron 18-400mm f/3.5-6.3 lens. The Manfrotto MVK500C Fluid Head Tripod System is on sale now for $550, which is $200 off of retail. Also, take advantage of some excellent instant and mail-in rebates for the Sennheiser ew 112P G4 Wireless Lavalier System to save $200. Finally, Adorama is running a special on the Hollyland Cosmo 600 transmitter/receiver that will save you $550.
If you're in need of a tripod, you should check out the Manfrotto MVK500C Fluid Head Tripod System. Made of carbon fiber and magnesium castings, this tripod is lightweight yet extremely durable. It also features a quick-release plate, 60mm half ball video tripod mount, and 11 lb. payload capability. Get it now for $550.
All filmmakers need a good zoom lens, which is why you might want to consider the Tamron 18-400mm f/3.5-6.3 lens. This super-compact lens was designed for APS-C cameras and features 22.2x zoom, Moisture-Resistant Construction, and an all-in-one zoom technology that shortens the length (121.4mm) of what would usually be a very long ultra-telephoto lens. You can get it now for just $599.
Looking for a good wireless lav system? The Sennheiser ew 112P G4 Wireless Lavalier System has a bunch of features that would make any filmmaker happy, including a rugged all-in-one design, a range of up to 330', and up to 8 hours of operation time. You can save quite a bit on this unit right off the bat with a $99 instant rebate, but if you want to save even more, Adorama is also offering a $100 mail-in rebate, bringing the price down to just $400.
The Sigma 30mm f/1.4 DC DN Contemporary Lens is a fast and inexpensive piece of glass, making it very handy to have in your gear bag. It's got a fast, smooth autofocus stepping motor, features 9 elements in 7 groups, and has a minimum focus distance of 11.8". From now until tomorrow, you can get this lens for just $229, so you better jump on this sale while you can.
The Hollyland Cosmo 600 transmitter/receiver set features 600' range, SDI+HDMI, support trigger for slow-motion recording compatible with 25/50/100 FPS, timecode, built-in antennas, OLED screen, no latency, and no compression. Adorama is running a special on this unit right now that saves you $550. Get the Hollyland Cosmo 600 transmitter/receiver set for $1149.