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CinequipWhite Toronto Open House! by cinequipwhite
July 28, 2011, 2:03 pm
Filed under: News, sale, Shows, workshop | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Put it on your Calender, add a note in your smartphone,  because Cinequipwhite is having an Open House!

Stop by to see the new location on August 17th from 2-7pm for some food, drink, and some mega door crasher sales. We have GoPro cameras for $275, accessories on sale, In stock Portabrace bags 15% off US list, Arri 150W Fresnels, Kino Diva and Tegra kits on special, as well as a whole lot more. Check out our clearance section too!

See you there!

~Jonathan Stainton
CinequipWhite Inc.



William F. White International in conjunction with CinequipWhite Inc. is once again excited to announce the return of our upcoming yearly Trade Show, the FEBRUARY FREEZE! This widely anticipated pre-NAB event, which has become known for bringing together production professionals with the very latest innovation and technology, will again be held at Pinewood Toronto Studios on Tuesday, February 9th 2010 from 11am to 7pm.

Last year’s day- long annual event boasted an attendance of more than 1,100 leading film and television production  professionals spanning regions from Ontario to the U.S. while showcasing the very latest in technology from over 40  prominent motion picture, broadcast, and live entertainment industry suppliers

Now in its 8th year, the February Freeze  is a great opportunity for any sound, lighting or video professionals in the area to take advantage of this remarkable showcase, attend informative seminars and interact with peers  while getting a first-hand glimpse into William F. White International and CinequipWhite’s  world class  2010 inventory.

The Pinewood Toronto Studios complex is located in Toronto’s Portlands just minutes from downtown Toronto.

The studios boast more than a quarter of a million square feet of production space, including seven sound stages and the Mega Stage with 46,000 sq ft of column-free space 60 feet in height. This is the largest purpose-built studio in North America. Space for ancillary businesses such as post-production companies, union and guild offices, film schools and support and entertainment services for these businesses are available.

The Comweb Group of companies was originally founded in1988 by Paul Bronfman.

In addition to William F. White International, CinequipWhite Inc. is also a Comweb Group member.

 CinequipWhite Inc. is a full service sales company serving the broadcast, video, motion picture, architectural and theatrical production industries in Canada. As well, Comweb, through its wholly owned subsidiary William F. White International Inc. is a major shareholder in Sparks Camera and Lighting Inc., a company based in Budapest Hungary which is a leading provider of production equipment to Western and Eastern European producers.

 William F. White International (WFW) is Canada’s oldest and largest provider of motion picture, television and theatrical production equipment. With offices across the country, the company has the most extensive inventory of equipment in the industry, including the very latest in technological advances.

 William F White International’s most recent productions include CBC’s Being Erica, Fringe (Season 2), the A-Team as well as Scott Pilgrim vs. the World. For a complete list of credits as well as information on equipment for the film industry please visit our website:

“We made a deliberate decision to showcase the latest in production technology in Toronto’s first ever massive sound stage…  We really wanted to excite the industry about everything Toronto and Ontario has to offer. And judging by the attendance, we see that we definitely made the right decision.”

 ~Paul Bronfman, Chairman and CEO of the Comweb Group

Zylight – Demystified! by cinequipwhite
August 13, 2009, 12:36 pm
Filed under: Demos, Gear, Lighting, Review | Tags: , , , , , ,

Do YOU like LEDs? If so, you really should read / watch this post. If not, you should probably read / watch this post to have your mind changed!
Today we will be showcasing the Zylight Z90, an LED sungun capable of a MASSIVE rage of colour temperatures, colour corrections, gel colours, and hues all without resorting to accessories. Not only that but it’s also remote controllable from the wireless Zylink. A wireless device that can control 10 separate channels, with an unlimited number of Zylights on each channel. On top of that, its also DMX controllable, so you can plug it into your board and control all of your LED lights wirelessly with accuracy!
Chances are you haven’t had a chance to play with the Z90 yet, but worry not. We are here to give you the scoop on operating this wonderful light, and all the versatility it comes with.
Check out the video below, or click the video to the left to watch.

Vodpod videos no longer available.

more about “Zylight Introduction! on Vimeo“, posted with vodpod


Photometric Data:
Distance / fc [lux]
3.3′ [1m] / 53.1 [571]
6.6′ [2m] / 13.3 [143]
16.4′ [5m] / 2.1 [22.9]
32.8′ [10m] / 0.5 [5.8]
Measured at 100% Daylight C/T. Tungsten values approximately equal.

a more comprehensive review to come…

~Jonathan Stainton
Cinequipwhite Inc.