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Steadicam Workshop and Open House by cinequipwhite
October 17, 2011, 1:51 pm
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Just a quick reminder about the Steadicam workshop that is coming up this week. The open house runs from 11-3 1pm – 5pm (sorry for the last minute change!), so swing by and try out a rig! It’s absolutely free!!!

The Course starts on Wednesday, and we still have one space open. Interested in joining? Let us know. The sign up information is here:

Steadicam related merchandise is on sale for the whole week!

See you there!



Steadicam: Vancouver by cinequipwhite

Congratulations to the Vancouver office for a fantastic Steadicam Workshop. Our participants trained over the course of two days on the Flyer, Pilot, Zephyr and Scout.

Thanks once again to Peter Abraham and the Tiffen Company, and our team in Vancouver: Korie and Julie!

Image Courtesy Image Media Farm – Nikki Beesley
Camera provided by Image Media Farm

~Jonathan Stainton
CinequipWhite Inc.

Steadicam Workshop – 2 More Spots Left by cinequipwhite
October 19, 2010, 12:52 pm
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Only 2 seats remain in the 2 day Pilot, Flyer and Zephyr training course taking place on the 13th and 14th of November.

Get your name in, or lose out on a GREAT workshop hosted by Peter Abraham!

Steadicam Workshop Registration Now Open! by cinequipwhite
September 9, 2010, 5:21 pm
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Its that time again; that time when we all get excited for more learning, and 3 new models of steadicam!
Thats right, in the coming weeks we will start to see the new Smoothie (Specifically for the camera phone market), the replacement for the Pilot – The “Scout”, and the Pilot replacent – The “Zephyr”!

Our workshop will cover the Pilot, Flyer, and Zephyr systems, and will take place from on the 13th and 14th of November with breakfast and lunch included.

To book your space, get in touch with Tiffen via their website:

The course costs $500, and gets you some fantastic training by the one and only Peter Abraham, as well as access to event specific steadicam deals!

So book soon, these spots will not be open long!

~Jonathan Stainton
CinequipWhite Inc.

Lighting Workshop Poll by cinequipwhite
July 22, 2010, 9:51 am
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   For those of you in the Toronto area, this is a poll for you!

   We are hard away at planning out an intensive lighting workshop for sometime in the very near future and want to hear from you! Are there any aspects of lighting, and the science of light that you are curious about?

   Also, when would you be interested in having it?

~Jonathan Stainton
CinequipWhite Inc.

Steadicam Meet and Greet! by cinequipwhite


Would like to invite you to a meet and greet with Peter Abraham;
North America’s leading steadicam instructor!

Drop by from 9am to 2pm on Friday April the 30th and get a guided tour and a little bit of a demo of the Steadicam Pilot, Flyer, Archer, Ultra 2, and possibly other new Steadicam models that were just introduced at NAB.

Where: CinequipWhite Toronto
When: Friday, April 30th 2010
Time: 9am – 2pm

So feel free to drop by this no charge info session, ask some questions, and try one a Steadicam system!

This is a free learning session with special thanks to Tiffen / Steadicam and Peter Abraham for making the time available.

See you there!

Candian Society of Cinematographers 3D Workshop by cinequipwhite
January 8, 2010, 10:33 am
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For all interested: The CSC will be holding a 4 day 3D workshop showcasing some of the top gear for the world of visually immersive storytelling.

It will be headed by the UK Cinematographer Geoff Boyle of “Martian Chronicles” and the upcoming “Dark Country”.

Look below for details and click the link!

CSC 3D Workshop

Start Time:
Friday, February 5, 2010 at 9:00am
End Time:
Monday, February 8, 2010 at 5:00pm
Toronto, Ontario, Canada


This is an advanced four day workshop led by acclaimed UK cinematographer Geoff Boyle.

The course will operate in two streams – one for DP’s and one for assistants. The two streams will come together to perform camera set ups in a variety of different 3D camera configurations.

Results will be viewed in a 3D post production facility.

A screening of Geoff Boyle’s 3D feature film “Dark Country” will also take place.

Go to the CSC website for more info and to sign up.


~Jonathan Stainton
CinequipWhite Inc.