Rode “What’s In Your Kit Bag” with Newsshooter’s Matt Allard ACS

By site editor Dan Chung:

Rode Microphones has a new online video segment called “Whats in your kit bag”. The segment is designed to show what working professionals carry in a small bag. Over the coming months Rode will feature filmmakers, DP’s, audio engineers and other industry professionals and give you an insight into what essential items they carry with them.

In the first episode Rode features Newsshooter Technical Editor Matt Allard and you see what gear he is currently using when he wants to stay light and portable.

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Gear featured:
Sony A7s
Movcam A7s Cage
Zeiss Touit 12mm f/2.8
Zeiss 24-70 f/4
Sony 70-400 f/4-5.6
RØDE VideoMic Pro
RØDE Lavalier
RØDE smartLav+
Sony K1m XLR interface
Step up rings
ND Faders

In the second episode Rode talk to Ben Allan ACS cinematographer who has worked on numerous TVCs, music videos & prime time drama. Interestingly, you will not find a camera in his kit bag.

What’s in Ben’s kit bag:
Lowepro CompuDaypack
Contrast viewing glass (Pan Glass)
Sekonic L-508c Digital Light Meter
Sekonic Studio Deluxe Analog Light Meter
Director’s Viewfinder
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Full Disclosure: Rode Microphones is a Newsshooter.com sponsor.

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