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Official sales dealer ARRI Camera Stabiliser

Optical Support are now an official sales dealer for ARRI Camera Stabiliser Systems. This includes Trinity Stabilizer and Maxima Stabilizer. TRINITY is the first hybrid camera stabilizer that combines classic mechanical stabilization with advanced active electronic stabilization, provided via 32-bit ARM-based gimbal technology. New angles for the operator and new storytelling options for the director […]

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Events Optical Support has attended so far in 2017!

Here at Optical Support we love attending events as it gives us a chance to talk to you and show you live our OS products we have. BSC Expo 24rd Mar – 4th Feb 2017 Battersea Evolution, London The BSC (British Society of Cinematographers) Expo had a wealth of innovations and engaging presentations which were […]

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Come and see us at the NAB Show!

24th Apr – 27th Apr Las Vegas Convention Centre NAB Show is an annual trade show produced by the National Association of Broadcasters. It takes place this month at the Las Vegas Convention Center in Las Vegas, Nevada. The show’s tagline is “Where Content Comes to Life” – and so how do they do it? […]

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We’re moving – and our phone number is innactive.

As we are currently moving offices our usual phone number is inactive. If you need to contact us by phone please use the following numbers: 0208 800 0193 07702 606509 07720 277 071 07912 300 585 Alternatively email us on info@opticalsupport.com. Please bear with us as some responses may be delayed but we will get […]

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The highlights of Cinec

Optical Support exhibited their latest equipment at Cinec, The International Trade Fair for Cine Equipment and Technology, held in Munich in September. Camera and steadicam operators from Europe and around the world visited the stand. We exhibited with our friends Chris Salas, the Inovativ Sales Manager and Peter and Micke from Flowcine. All of the […]

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Shop Under Maintenance

Unfortunately our online shop has been disabled while we work out a few bugs. In the meantime if you need to purchase anything please contact us on info@opticalsupport.com or call us on 020 7281 0999.  

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We are exhibiting at the Cinec International Trade Fair for Cine Equipment and Technology

Cinec is the International Trade Fair for Cine Equipment and Technology. It is being held in Munich, Germany, 17 – 19 September. It’s known as the trade fair for all levels, of all things cine equipment. You can find us at our stand C28, where we will be exhibiting with Flowcine and Inovativ. Producers in […]

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We have some great used gear for sale!

As the UK’s leading cinema equipment rental facility, we occasionally end up with a surplus of ex-rental equipment that we can sell on to our customers at reduced prices. Here’s a round-up of the latest ex-rental equipment we have for sale: Navtech Video Link The NavTech transmitters’ modules provide for a very robust digital video […]

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Could you be the next Optical Support Lens Engineer?

Optical Support are the leading Steadicam and lens specialists in the UK, offering a first-class professional lens repair service facility. We support lenses for all digital cinema & film formats for motion picture lenses. We are looking for a Trainee Lens Engineer with an interest (and possibly some experience) in camera equipment or other complex […]

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The New Video Link on the Block

Here at Optical Support we stay on the cutting edge of product design and manufacturing, with an aim to fill any gaps in the market. As such, we thought it was about time someone released an affordable, high-performance wireless video link. We released the Viper 300 earlier this year; it was unveiled at BVE 2016. […]

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