The Best Filmmaking Deals of the Week (6.5.20)
Headlining our Deals of the Week, save $700 on a Panasonic Lumix DC-GH5s kit that includes the camera body and a RØDE VideoMic Pro.
This week in filmmaking deals: Save $170 on an SLR Magic MicroPrime Cine 50mm T1.4 lens and $200 on an Atomos Ninja V 5" Touchscreen Recording Monitor. Also, save a whopping $700 when you buy a Panasonic Lumix DC-GH5s with a RØDE VideoMic Pro. Plus, a kit that includes a Microsoft 13" Surface Pro X, Surface Pro X keyboard, and Surface Slim Pen, is 19% off right now. Finally, Adorama is running a special on the Saramonic VmicLink5 receiver system that will save you $150.
Monitoring your footage requires accuracy and versatility...and the Atomos Ninja V 5" Touchscreen Recording Monitor has both. It boasts features like 4Kp60 10bit HDR recording over HDMI 2.0, ProRes and DNxHR via SSD, and a 5" 1000nit daylight viewable screen. Get it now for $499.
Looking for a nifty 50? The SLR Magic MicroPrime Cine 50mm T1.4 lens was made for MTF mounts and features full manual control, 82mm thread front, and 85mm front diameter. This lens is on sale now for $429, which is 28% off of retail.
If you're in the market for a Microsoft 13" Surface Pro X, now might be a good time to buy. This model, which features a Microsoft SQ1 3.0 GHz processor, 8GB RAM, 256GB SSD, Windows 10 Home, and a Matte Black finish. Plus, you get a Surface Pro X Keyboard and Surface Slim Pen all for $1295.
The Panasonic Lumix DC-GH5s is a mirrorless workhorse. It's got a 10.2MP high-sensitivity MOS sensor, multi-aspect and dual native ISO (400 & 2,500) with a range from 160-51,200 (extendable to 80-204,800), and unlimited in-camera recording of C4K. This kit, which includes a RØDE VideoMic Pro and Green Machine battery pack, will save you a whopping $700.
If you need a good lav mic setup, the Saramonic VmicLink5 wireless receiver system has plenty of desirable features. Utilizing 5.8GHz transmission technology, it lets you record high-quality audio at nearly 100 feet away, automatically switch channels, and operate up to 3 transmitters simultaneously with one receiver. Adorama is offering it at a special price of $649, down from $799.