This week in filmmaking deals: Rokinon drops the price of their Xeen Cine 6 Lens Kit way down to under $8600. Also, you can save $200 on a Nikon Z6 Full-Frame Mirrorless Camera, $119 on a MOZA Air 2 Handheld Gimbal, and $55 on a Zoom H2n Handy Recorder. Finally, save $139 on the Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera 6K by bundling it with a PowerBase EDGE battery.
When it comes to cinema glass, you can't go wrong with Rokinon's Xeen Cine lenses, which offer some of the best price to performance out there. Right now, you can save some big money on a Rokinon Xeen Cine 6 Lens Kit, which includes a 16mm T2.6, 24mm T1.5, 35mm T1.5, 50mm T1.5, 85mm T1.5, and a 135mm T2.2. This set usually retails for nearly $12,000, but you can get it now for just $8545.
Everybody's buying up the Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera 6K like crazy people, but if you've taken your time, done your research, and decided that now is the prudent time to purchase this very acceptible, very satisfactory 6K shooter, then you're in luck. You can save $139 by bundling the BMPCC6K with a PowerBase EDGE battery kit, and, as we all know, the BMPCC6K could use a little extra battery life.
The Nikon Z6 Full-Frame Mirrorless Camera has a bunch of features filmmakers and videographers are looking for. It's got a 24.5MP Full-Frame BSI image sensor, 16:9 4K30p, 273 on-sensor AF points, and and ISO of about 50-204,800. This was already a great sub-$2000 option for those who want a full-frame mirrorless 4K shooter, but now you can get it for a little bit less at $1796.95.
Handheld gimbals are so ubiquitous now that it's difficult to choose which one is right for you. Well, if you're looking for one that is not only powerful and but on sale, you might want to check out the MOZA Air 2 Handheld Gimbal. It features a max payload of 9lbs, 16-hour battery life, and a nifty OLED display. The MOZA Air 2, when bundled with the iFocus-M follow focus system, is on sale right now for $599.
Zoom really made its mark when it came out with its line of affordable, high-quality handheld recorders. However, if the H4n and H6 are a little too much for your small production needs, the Zoom H2n Handy Recorder might be more your speed. It's portable, has 5 built-in mics, and has 4 recording modes: X/Y, Mid-Side, 2-channel surround, and 4-channel surround. It also features auto gain control and multiple audio effects, like compression, limiting, and low cut filtering. You can also get 20 hours of battery life out it with just a couple of AA batteries. Right now, the Zoom H2n is 24% off, so you pay just $169.99.