Radiant Images’ New Light-Field 6DoF Capture System – Meridian – Featured in Sony Booth at Cine Gear Expo

Radiant's new immersive capture system, utilizing the Sony RX0, will be on display in Sony's booth S212 and its new bullet-time array highlighted in a seminar on underwater filming

Radiant Images showcasing new Meridian light-field 6DoF system at Cine Gear Expo June 1-2

The versatile, portable Meridian is at the forefront of the next cycle of immersive capture technology, taking viewers beyond VR by enabling more freedom of movement within the story. Attendees will get an up-close look and view sample content on screen and in the headset Read more

Radiant Images Showcasing Its New, Next-level Light-Field 6DoF Capture System – Meridian – at VRLA Expo 2018

Radiant's Meridian and Radius, its new bullet-time array - both featuring the ultra-compact Sony RX0 - will be on display with sample content in Booth 153 in the South Hall

Radiant Images showcasing two new multi-camera systems - including Meridian light-field 6DoF system - at VRLA Expo 2018 May 4-5

Visitors to Radiant’s Booth 153 will be able to get up close with the new capture systems as well as the company’s other VR cameras, solutions and innovations. Radiant also is offering VRLA Show Specials with discounts on sales and rentals of VR cameras and technology. Details will be available at the booth during the show Read more

Radiant Images Propels Next Evolution of Immersive Filmmaking with Release of New Light Field Capture System at NAB Show 2018

Meridian, a light field 6DoF capture system featuring the Sony RX0, and Radius, a new bullet-time array, will be on display in the Sony booth #C11001

Radiant leading 360 Live broadcast with partner Samsung and others at NAB Show 2018

Radiant Images, an industry leader in immersive technology solutions, created the capture systems only in the past month in collaboration with Sony, which had reached out to the company in search of new innovations utilizing its ultra-compact Sony RX0. Read more

Radiant Images Partnering with Samsung at NAB Show 2018 to Help Take Live, Immersive 360 Experiences to Next Level

Radiant and StoryTech Immersive recording and producing fully-enhanced live stream and VR viewing experience for the popular Destination NXT Theater speaking sessions

Radiant leading 360 Live broadcast with partner Samsung and others at NAB Show 2018

The complete VR viewing experience will be available in Samsung’s booth N3406, where a control room will be available for attendees to witness a live and seamless production process overseen by directors, producers and technical personnel. To watch the live stream online, click here beginning April 9-12, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. PT. Read more

Radiant Images Partners with Headjack to Expand its Service Offering

Clients renting VR camera systems will receive powerful Headjack VR app creation and content management systems for free

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New partnership with Amsterdam-based Purple Pill adds Headjack app creation and content management system for 360-degree video as a standard part of a camera rental package at Radiant Images. Read more

Radiant Images Presenting First-ever Enhanced 360 Live Broadcast of Upcoming Cine Gear Expo, Available on Multiple Platforms

Radiant also will showcase its latest VR innovations in booth B107 and lead a pair of seminars on 360 camera systems, solutions and VR production at Cine Gear on June 2-3

Radiant Images presenting enhanced 360 live broadcast of Cine Gear Expo 2017 in Hollywood

The live broadcast is different in that Radiant will integrate a full 360 experience, captured by Nokia OZO cameras, with 2D elements utilizing picture-in-picture technology rendered by Voysys VR Producer and the latest spatial sound technology from Hear360. “We’re giving viewers the best of two worlds,” said Michael Mansouri, Co-Founder of Radiant Images. Read more

Radiant Images and Uncorporeal Partner to Bring Industry-Leading VR/AR Solutions Plus Studio Services to Hollywood

First-of-its-kind deal provides comprehensive software and support package to help content creators bring the real world into the virtual world

Radiant partners with Uncorporeal to offer TruVu volumetric capture software to immersive VR AR content creators

Radiant Images will provide studio services and production support paired with Uncorporeal’s cloud software. “With more and more clients asking us how to incorporate the highest level of immersion and realism into their VR productions, it’s clear that the future of VR is volumetric,” said Michael Mansouri, Co-founder of Radiant Images. Read more

Radiant Images Featuring Latest Virtual Reality Solutions – Highlighted by New AXA and Sense 9 Camera Systems – at NAB Show 2017

Inspired VR & 360 innovations from Radiant Images available in Sony, Canon, Blackmagic, Timecode Buddy, Voysys and Z CAM booths

Radiant VR cameras, systems and rigs

Both the AXA 360 and Sense 9 attain near-perfect spherical 360 capture - beyond any 360 system available - and feature modular designs that can accommodate cinematic cameras, for the first time giving professional camera crews ability to create VR/AR/360 content with motion picture cameras they know.
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Radiant Images to Unveil Its New Modular-Designed AXA 360 Camera System at VRLA Expo 2017

Radiant and strategic partner Legend VR also showcasing latest 360 VR creations, solutions and expertise in Booth 713 at world's largest immersive technology expo

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VRLA attendees visiting the Radiant booth (#713) will get up close and receive demos of the latest
VR cameras and innovations, discuss challenges and opportunities one-on-one with expert VR technicians – and view VR/360 footage from Radiant, Legend and Nokia in an upstairs area via Magic Planet VR Sphere
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Expert Industrial Designer and Product Developer Franco Lodato, Ph.D., Joins Radiant Images as Chief Innovation Advisor

Lodato's skills added as Radiant continues to take VR and 360-degree technology, innovation and content to the next level

Lodato, who holds 76 patents and is best known for his work in biomimicry, will bolster efforts at Radiant Images, an LA-based rental house and hub of virtual reality creativity, to create, develop and refine new capture technologies and innovations that take VR content to the next level. Read more


Radiant Images Showcasing Virtual Reality Rigs, Expertise and Innovations at VR Society’s ‘VR on the Lot’

Radiant Co-Founder Michael Mansouri also part of 'Art and Craft of VR Production' panel at Oct. 13-14 event at Paramount Studios

Radiant Images bringing VR expertise and innovations to VR on the Lot at Paramount Studios
Radiant Images, which will share an exhibition booth with AMD, will showcase its Jaunt One VR camera, Dark Corner 360 rig and Mobius POV camera rig as well as present OZO Live, a real-time broadcast solution that delivers live virtual reality experiences utilizing the Nokia OZO. Read more

Radiant Images and AMD Collaborate on Project Loom, a Multi-Cam Real-Time 360 Stitching Platform

VR content creators gain access to powerful, cost-effective new real-time 360 video stitching technology

Radiant Images bringing VR expertise and innovations to inaugural VR Con at Comic-Con in San Diego July 20-24
As Hollywood’s most trusted source for VR capture technology and a preeminent supplier of 360 cameras to entertainment and film schools, Radiant Images is again positioned to be at the forefront of this emerging technology, this time to help get Project Loom and AMD’s industry leading GPU hardware into the hands of productions. Read more

Radiant Images Bringing Virtual Reality Expertise and Innovations to Comic-Con

Visionary rental house partnering with Neil deGrasse Tyson Presents Space Odyssey, hosting a VR roundtable, and enabling 360 live streams of Comic-Con's VR CON events, July 21-23 in San Diego

Radiant Images bringing VR expertise and innovations to inaugural VR Con at Comic-Con in San Diego July 20-24
Radiant Images is a partner and exhibitor in Comic-Con’s inaugural VR CON event and is one of the creative forces behind that event’s highlight attraction: Neil deGrasse Tyson Presents Space Odyssey. Radiant also will utilize partner VRLIVE’s unique 360-degree cinema-quality live-streaming technology throughout the event, making panel discussions and expert interviews available live to a worldwide audience in scrollable 360 degrees. Read more

Jaunt ONE Camera Now Available through Radiant Images Rental House

Award-winning camera and Jaunt Cloud Services to hit rental house, allowing anyone to shoot, edit and distribute high-quality, immersive cinematic VR experiences

Radiant Images first rental house with award-winning Jaunt ONE VR camera available for clients
Starting in July, the Jaunt ONE camera will be available exclusively via the Radiant Images website and rental house, giving everyone from rising filmmakers to established creatives and brands the opportunity to shoot with the highest quality professional-grade stereoscopic VR camera, designed with visionary VR creators in mind. Read more

Radiant Images to Feature Latest Innovations in VR Technology and Digital Cinematography at J.L. Fisher Open House & BBQ

Award-winning rental house will showcase variety of 360-degree solutions and custom rigs at May 14 Burbank event

Radiant Images showcasing wide variety of VR and 360-degree solutions at J.L. Fisher May 14 in Burbank
Visitors to the Radiant Images tent will get a close-up look at the new, groundbreaking handheld support device for gimbals from Ready Rig with CineMilled accessories, plus the Nokia OZO on a Technocrane, the Dark Corner 360 rig, the Headcase Codex 360 rig and much, much moreRead more

Saturday’s VRLA Winter Expo will Include the Latest Virtual Reality Creations, Solutions and Gear from Radiant Images

Digital cinema innovator showcasing its game-changing Mobius POV helmet rig and other solutions at world's largest VR expo

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VRLA Winter Expo attendees who visit the Radiant Images booth (#25) also will find demonstrations of its Headcase Cinema Quality VR rig, the VRLIVE live streaming network, live VR monitoring capabilities and custom VR power and mobility solutions. Read more

Radiant Images Tripling in Size with Move to New Location in Northeast Los Angeles

Digital cinema innovator's new facility at 2702 Media Center Drive, set to open Dec. 22, will offer clients an expanded prep area, ample parking, easy freeway access and much more

Radiant Images tripling in size with move to 2702 Media Center Drive, opening Dec. 22
Radiant's continued growth - most recently as an industry leading in testing and developing VR technology - necessitated the move to a much larger space with a wide range of enhanced conveniences and amenities for clients. Read more

Acclaimed Cinematographer Checco Varese Taps Radiant Images to Achieve Key Shots in 'The 33'

Camera technology innovator finds mini camera solution for 'The 33' to accurately recreate the rescuer's first video of Chilean miners trapped deep underground

Radiant Images helps The 33 achieve key shot of trapped miners
For the new feature film The 33, now in theaters, acclaimed Cinematographer Checco Varese ASC decided early on that it was important to re-create the shot just the way viewers saw it in news reports worldwide. He just wasn’t sure how. Enter Radiant Images. Read more

Michael Mansouri of Radiant Images Selected as Associate Member of American Society of Cinematographers

Prestigious honor recognizes Mansouri's technical expertise, passion and forward-thinking mindset in digital cinematography

“Skilled DIT, camera operator, passionate gear-head entrepreneur, considerate of his clients, Michael projects an agreeably warm personality, generous to a fault,” wrote Frederic Goodich, ASC. “Knowledgeable and inventive in HD and 3D digital technology, he seems especially adept at servicing the needs and vision of these clients: cinematographers and camera crew members – the established, the up-and-coming and the novice student.” Read more


Radiant Images Finds Specific Solutions for Award Winning Short

LA-based digital cinema innovator helps filmmakers achieve first-person, POV vision of acclaimed short film Random Stop

Radiant Images provided POV camera and gear for awarding winning short Random Stop
Radiant Images provided its SI-2K Nano camera mounted on a custom helmet. Footage was recorded in 12-bit raw 2K to a Cinedeck Extreme HD, which was most often bolted into a heavy-duty plastic backpack frame. For shots featuring a nearly 360- degree field-of-view, the Cinedeck was tethered to the Nano with a long cable. Read more

Radiant Images to Showcase Custom-Built Gear and Solution-Based Approach at Cine Gear Expo June 6-7

Radiant’s Booth S216 will overflow with forward-thinking camera stabilizers, specialty lenses, workflow solutions, drones, underwater housings and other custom accessories

The Novo Copter Cinema Drone is the world's most versatile digital cinema drone
Radiant Images will showcase the latest in digital cinematography in Booth S216 (Stage 31) at the Cine Gear Expo on June 6-7 in Burbank. Technicians will be on hand to discuss new breakthroughs and solutions aimed at helping filmmakers achieve their vision without compromise. Gear to include the most advanced gimbals (MoVI, DGI Ronin, Novo Stabilized) plus drones, underwater housings and other custom creations, including the Novo action camera. Read more

Radiant Images to Showcase Its Latest in Digital Cinematography at the J.L. Fisher BBQ this Saturday

Digital cinema innovator will feature custom gimbals, specialty lenses and accessories at the May 17 Burbank event

Four-wheeled Radcam stabilizer utilizing Novo camera for precision shooting at fast speeds
Visitors to the Radiant Images tent also will get a close-up look at its variety of custom camera stabilizers as well as some of the hottest gear and latest advancements in digital cinema, such as the Phantom Flex 4K, RED Dragon, Codex Vault 2 and other custom gear designed with the artistic interests of the cinematographer in mind. Read more.

Phantom Flex 4K Joins Radiant Images’ Strong Lineup of High-Speed Cameras

LA-based digital cinema innovator one of select rental houses offering highly-anticipated new Phantom Flex 4K to filmmakers

Phantom Flex4K high speed digital cinema camera now available to filmmakers at Radiant Images
The powerful full-featured Phantom Flex 4K, now available at Radiant Images, is a high-speed digital cinema camera designed with the cinematographer in mind. Capable of shooting 1000 fps at full 4K resolution, the versatile Phantom Flex 4K also offers uncompressed RAW recording, a user-friendly camera control interface and spectacular high-definition image quality through a wide range of frame rates. Read more.

Radiant Images Adds RED Epic Dragon and RED Epic Dragon Carbon to Camera Rental Inventory

LA-based digital cinema innovator one of select rental houses with groundbreaking 6K RED sensors available

RED Dragon and RED Dragon Carbon now available to filmmakers at Radiant Images
RED’s groundbreaking new 6K Epic Dragon and lightweight Dragon Carbon Fiber cameras are now available for rental at Radiant Images, a leading LA-based rental house and digital cinema innovator. The RED Dragon offers filmmakers dynamic range once thought impossible for a digital sensor, capturing images that are true to life in color and crispness, even in the most challenging lighting conditions. Read more.

Ovide Smart Assist Now Available to Filmmakers from Radiant Images

All-in-one Smart Assist - the most advanced video-assist system in the world - designed with mobility and simplicity in mind

Ovide Smart Assist packs the powerful QTake HD software with all the necessary hardware inside an all-in-one, full HD, 22” touch-screen monitor. No longer is there a need for a tower of separate components, monitors, converters and capture cards. The Ovide Smart Assist is a true game changer in digital cinema,” said Michael Mansouri, VP at Radiant Images. “It’s great to see that video-assist technology has finally caught up with camera technology, thanks to the incredible work by our friends at Ovide."... Read more.

The Future is Here at Radiant Images as New FreeFly MōVI M10 and Novo Stabilized Now Available for Filmmakers

New gyro stabilized camera gimbals are redefining the possibilities for camera movement

The MoVI M10 handheld gyro stablizer gimbal is available to filmmakers at Radiant Images
Two new gyro stabilized camera gimbals redefining the possibilities for camera movement in cinema – the FreeFly MōVI M10 and Novo Stabilized – are now available at Radiant Images. “The MōVI and the Novo Stabilized represent the future of digital cinema,” said Michael Mansouri, VP at Radiant Images. “Cinematographers now have the freedom to almost effortlessly create camera moves and execute shots that in the past would have been either impossible to obtain or too time consuming. It truly is a new frontier.” Read more.

Radiant Images Creates New Lightweight Stabilized Handheld for Novo Digital Cinema Camera


Solution-based LA rental house also developing its revolutionary gimbal specifically for ARRI Alexa M and RED Epic

The design team at Radiant Images has created a  lightweight stabilized handheld specifically for its Novo digital cinema camera, giving professional filmmakers a powerful and easy-to-use new tool with the tiny action camera.

The high-performance, 3 axis stabilizer, known as a brushless gimbal, offers 360 degrees of continuous rotation using magnetic fields. The high-torque servo drive, designed with reduction of vibration in mind, is capable of the highest precision possible.

“Our gimbal is revolutionary because it’s so small and so precise and made specifically for the camera,” said Michael Mansouri, VP of Radiant Images.

A fully-outfitted Novo gimbal also weighs in at a mere four pounds, complete with the camera, lens, wireless video and batteries. 

Radiant Images Creates Comprehensive Camera Comparison and Evaluation Tool for Cinematographers

Wide-ranging, non-biased tests of all available digital cinema production cameras enable filmmakers to see differences visually

Radiant Images creates comprehensive camera comparison tool for filmmakers
Radiant Images has created a powerful new tool for filmmakers by conducting comprehensive testing of all available digital cinema production cameras. The wide-ranging, non-biased tests covering categories such as dynamic range and color rendition enable cinematographers to evaluate and choose cameras and lenses based on visual comparisons rather than technical specifications. Radiant Images, the first rental house to perform such comprehensive evaluations, has created demo reel of the testing.

Radiant Images Providing All Cameras, Gear and Support to Season 2 of NBC’s Revolution, Now Shooting in Austin

Camera package supplied by LA-based rental house and digital cinema innovator includes its new award-winning, palm-sized Novo action camera

J.J. Abrams' Revolution taps Radiant Images for all cameras and gear for Season 2
The production team from J.J. Abrams' Bad Robot Productions has chosen Radiant Images to provide all cameras, gear and support for Season 2 of NBC’s acclaimed post-apocalyptic drama Revolution, which is now shooting in Austin. Radiant is supporting the production with the ARRI Alexa as well as its new palm-sized Novo digital action camera. Revolution is due back on the air in late September.

Radiant Images Launching ‘Radiant Novo Challenge’ Filmmaking Competition at Palm Springs International ShortFest

Five finalists will have opportunity to shoot a short film with Radiant's new palm-sized Novo digital cinema action camera

Rent the new Novo digital cinema camera at Radiant Images
Radiant Images will introduce the Radiant Novo Challenge to budding filmmakers this week at the world-renowned ShortFest 2013, set for June 18-24 in Palm Springs. “We created the Radiant Novo Challenge as a way to show our support for up-and-coming filmmakers and help them achieve their vision, just as we already do for the many veteran filmmakers who rely on us for custom gear and expertise,” said Michael Mansouri, co-founder of Radiant Images.

Radiant Images to Unveil Novo 2K – a Novo that Shoots Uncompressed RAW – at Cine Gear Expo this Weekend

Digital cinema innovator also showcasing original palm-sized Novo action camera, a new iPhone/iPad app, the new Alexa XT, custom rigs and other forward-thinking gear in Booth S309

Radiant Images showcasing new ARRI Alexa XT, Novo 2K, Novo and camera comparison app at Cine Gear Expo 2013
As is tradition, the Radiant Images' booth at the Cine Gear Expo will be filled with innovation and a few surprises this year. The theme for 2013? Simplicity and ease of use. Please stop by Booth #S309 this weekend for a closer look.

Radiant Images to Showcase Customized Mini Technocrane and Super Techno at J.L. Fisher Event on Saturday

Digital cinema innovator will also share expertise and feature other custom gear, including cameras, lenses, rigs and accessories, at May 18 event in Burbank

In addition to displaying a wide array of the latest digital cinema gear and accessories, Radiant Images will showcase customized cranes - the Mini Technocrane and the Super Techno - at the annual J.L. Fisher event on Saturday. Stop by to say hello and get a closer look at our creations.

Novo, the New Digital Cinema Camera from Radiant Images, Making Debut at NAB Show in Las Vegas

Attendees can get hands-on demonstration of palm-sized Novo and try new accessories at P+S Technik Booth C8240

Rent the new Novo digital cinema camera at Radiant Images
Radiant Images will showcase its new Novo digital cinema camera at NAB Show in Las Vegas starting Monday, April 8 through Thursday April 11. Attendees can try out the Novo and learn more about its capabilities at the P+S Technik Booth C8240. The Novo provides cinematographers with the power and versatility of the GoPro3: Black Edition but without the cinematic limitations. Stop by Booth C8240 for a closer look!

Radiant Images Provides Versatile 3D Rig with Twin F65 Cameras for 3D IMAX Documentary on Panama Canal

Michael Mansouri and Nick Lantz of Radiant Images to discuss custom 3D rig and Panama project at Giant Screen Cinema Association expo March 21 in Galveston, Texas

Custom rig with twin Sony F65 and CC3D Gen-2, created by Radiant Images for IMAX 3D documentary
A custom 3D rig created by Radiant Images with twin Sony F65s and a modified CC3D Gen-2 rig played a starring role in an IMAX 3D documentary about the Panama Canel that was shot recently in Central America. Cinematographer Reed Smoot, ASC, was able to utilize the rig in a variety of ways, from mounting on platforms in trees and on zip lines to using with Steadicam, cranes and remote control stabilized heads. Despite using two full-sized production cameras, techs at Radiant Images were able to create a 3D rig that was balanced and light enough to be efficient and versatile in helping Smoot achieve his vision.

Radiant Images Helps Cinematographer Peter Levy Achieve Attractive Look of Showtime's House of Lies

LA-based rental house and digital cinema innovator provides cameras, lenses, on-set color management system and support for Season 2 of House of Lies

Radiant Images provides cameras, equipment and support to Season 2 of House of Lies

Radiant Images is supporting Season 2 of House of Lies by providing gear and support to help Cinematographer Peter Levy, ASC, achieve the fresh, polished look of the Showtime TV comedy. Techs and rental agents worked closely with Levy in pre-production to identify the equipment best suited to give him the flexibility and performance he needed.

Introducing the Revolutionary Novo, a New Digital Cinema Camera Created by View Factor Studios with Radiant Images

Tiny Novo, which adds cinematic touches to power and versatility of GoPro3 Hero, available to rent only at Radiant Images

Rent the new Novo digital cinema camera at Radiant Images
The new Novo digital cinema camera, created by View Factor Studios in collaboration with Radiant Images, provides filmmakers with the power and versatility of the GoPro3: Black Edition but without the cinematic limitations. Key features include C-mount lens system with back focus adjustment plus exposure capabilities, while maintaining all key GoPro functionality. Stop in to Radiant Images for a closer look!

Customized GoPro Hero 3: Black Edition Available Exclusively at Radiant Images

Most advanced GoPro yet is a tiny camera with huge possibilities

Rent the GoPro Hero 3: Black Edition at Radiant Images
The Hero3: Black Edition is the most advanced GoPro ever – 30 percent smaller, 25 percent lighter, Wi-Fi enabled and two times as powerful as previous models. And at Radiant Images, technicians have ramped up the camera's viability for cinematic uses.

ARRI ALEXA Plus 4:3 Now Available

Radiant Images Adds ALEXA Plus 4:3 to Stable of Leading-Edge Digital Cinema Cameras

ALEXA Plus 4:3Radiant Images has added the newest addition to the ARRI ALEXA line up! This new ALEXA model has similar functionality to the ALEXA Plus but features a 4:3 Super 35 sensor, the ability to switch from 16:9 sensor mode to 4:3 sensor mode, and built-in licenses for high speed shooting, DNxHD recording and anamorphic de-squeeze.

Radiant Images Plays a Role in Creating Distinctive Look of Magic City on Starz

Addition of acclaimed TV drama marks continued growth for LA-based rental house and digital cinema innovator

Radiant Images provides Super Baltars for cinematic look of Magic City
Radiant Images is supporting the highly-anticipated second season of Magic City and Cinematographer Gabriel Beristain by providing the vintage Super Baltar lenses that help him give the Starz TV drama its distinctive cinematic look. Shooting is ongoing in Miami with the show scheduled to be back on the air in 2013.

Radiant Images Breaks New Ground with End of Watch

LA-based rental house and digital cinema innovator creates new camera, finds creative solutions for filmmakers

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When End of Watch opens in theaters on Friday, audiences are going to see for themselves what the critics have been raving about: a raw, pulse-pounding, heartfelt drama providing a glimpse into the lives of two cops on the beat in South Central LA.

Bring Cinema Quality to Tight Spaces

Versatile New ARRI Alexa M – Now Available at Radiant Images – Brings Cinema Quality to Tight Spaces

Radiant Images’ reputation as the rental house of choice for filmmakers shooting in tight spaces or on the fly has grown exponentially with the arrival of the versatile ARRI Alexa M camera.

3D IMAX Filming in Jerusalem

First use of a Sony F65 in a 3D IMAX feature


The folks from Band Pro Film & Digital were at Radiant Images last week prepping twin Sony F65s on a CC3D rig with Ultra Prime lenses for an IMAX film shooting in Jerusalem...IMAX needs a large sensor, so the F65’s 8K sensor outputting a 4K image is perfect.

SI-2K Nano is (Cinema) Man’s Best Friend

Radiant Images Builds SI-2K Nano Rig for Dog POV in Upcoming Sprint Commercial

dogsSo where do you turn if you’re a skilled cinematographer and you’re shooting a Sprint commercial and you need a series of POV shots from a dog’s perspective? If you’re Dave Perkal (Vampire Diaries, Scrubs, Chuck), you turn to Radiant Images and its exclusive pocket-sized, cinema-quality POV camera – the SI-2K Nano.

Gemini 4:4:4 ARRIRAW Recorder Available

Lightweight and Affordable Gemini 4:4:4 ARRIRAW Recorder Available at Radiant Images

geminiBlogThe new Gemini 4:4:4 ARRIRAW recorder is considered the industry’s smallest, lightest weight and highest quality uncompressed video recorder. But the best part? The Gemini system allows filmmakers to create the ultimate in HD and now ARRIRAW at a fraction and size of other ARRIRAW recorders.

Syrous Nabatian Named General Manager

Syrous Nabatian, Experienced Rental Manager and Camera Technology Expert, Named General Manager at Radiant Images

Latest addition bolsters Radiant Images’ reputation for creative solutions and the latest innovations in digital cinema

LOS ANGELES (May 31, 2012) – Syrous D. Nabatian, an experienced rental manager and digital camera technology expert, has been named General Manager at Radiant Images, the company announced Thursday.

SI-2K Nano at Cine Gear Expo

Radiant Images to Feature Its Exclusive Pocket-sized Cinema-quality POV Camera "the SI-2K Nano" at Cine Gear Expo on June 1-2


Radiant Images has built a reputation among DPs and camera operators as a go-to shop for the latest innovations and problem solving. Co-founder Michael Mansouri and his team are known to stretch the boundaries of digital cinema with creative solutions - specializing in designing and building custom 2D and 3D rigs as well as modifying cameras and gear.

GoPro Customized at Radiant Images

GoPro Customized at Radiant Images with Interchangeable Lens Mount, Heavy-Duty Casing

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On a scale of 1-10 for added versatility, Radiant Images' customized GoPro HD Hero basically scores an 11. The creative engineers at Radiant Images are off the charts again - this time with a custom lens mount and heavy-duty aluminum case for the GoPro that elevates the popular POV camera to new cinematic heights.


Latest 3D Filmmaking Technology and Equipment by STEREOTEC Focus of Two Post-NAB Workshops at Radiant Images April 21st and 23rd


The latest 3D filmmaking technology and equipment will be the focus of a free post-NAB workshop presented by leading 3D equipment manufacturer STEREOTEC on two dates – April 21 and April 23 – at Radiant Images in Los Angeles.

Free PRE-NAB Technology Workshop

Radiant Images Hosting Free Pre-NAB 3D Technology Workshop on Friday, April 13

The latest 3D technology will be on display at Radiant Images in Los Angeles on Friday (April 13) at a information-packed, pre-NAB workshop presented by Camadeus Film Technologies. The free event – open to the public – gets underway at 10 a.m. and is expected to end at noon. Radiant Images is located at 4125 W. Jefferson Blvd.

Radiant Images Builds 360-degree for Red Hot Chili Peppers

Radiant Images Builds 360-degree, Quad Camera Rig with RED Epics for New Interactive Music Video with Red Hot Chili Peppers


Just about everything connected with the Red Hot Chili Peppers’ new interactive music video for “Look Around” is cool – including the 360-degree quad camera rig designed by Radiant Images for the production.

The rig allowed skilled DP Alejandro Lalinde to shoot band members in adjoining rooms and create the head spinning 360-degree motion affect. The video is directed by well-known Director Robert Hales.

New Pocket-sized POV Camera

Radiant Images to Showcase New Pocket-sized Cinema-Quality POV Camera and Other Innovative 3D Solutions at 3D Entertainment Summit in Hollywood on Sept. 20-22

Radiant Images, a leading L.A.-based rental house and digital cinema innovator, will showcase a new pocket-sized cinema-quality POV camera and other 3D solutions at the 3D Entertainment Summit in Hollywood on Sept. 20-22.
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3D Cameras for Action-Adventure Film – Journey 2

Radiant Images Provides 3D Cameras and Gear for Aerial FX and Back Plate Shots in New 3D Action-Adventure Film – Journey 2: The Mysterious Island

journey2PosterRadiant Images, a leading L.A.-based rental house and digital cinema innovator, played an important role in the new 3D action-adventure film, Journey 2: The Mysterious Island, which opened in theaters across the U.S. over the weekend.
Radiant provided SI-2K Mini sensors and Cinedecks for a series of aerial visual effects shots. The sensors were mounted side-by-side along with the Cinedeck on RC helicopters. (Go here for more images.)

Radiant Teams with STEREOTEC

Radiant Images Teams with German Firm STEREOTEC to Make Fully Motorized, Universal 3D Rig Available for Rental to L.A. Production Community for First Time

Radiant Images, a leading L.A.-based rental house and digital cinema innovator, has teamed up with German firm Steroscopic Technologies GmbH (STEROTEC) to make the state-of-the-art motorized STEROTEC 3D Mid Size Rig available for rental to the L.A. production community for the first time, the company announced Wednesday.
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Radiant Images Featured in Electric Playground Video

Digital Cameras, Custom Rigs at Radiant Images Featured in Electric Playground Video

Miri Jedeikin at Electric Playground just posted this video about Radiant Images, featuring Nick Lantz discussing digital cinema and our growing reputation for solution-oriented custom 3D and 2D rigs, POV and camera modifications.

Radiant Images Joins Industry Leaders at Cine Gear Expo on June 3

Michael Mansouri of Radiant Images Joins Industry Leaders on Panel in 3D Symposium at Cine Gear Expo on June 3

Michael Mansouri of Radiant Images, a leading L.A.-based rental house and digital cinema innovator, will discuss 3D production on a panel with other industry leaders at a 3D Symposium at the Cine Gear Expo on Friday, June 3.
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Test Shoot for James Franco’s 3D Biopic about Joe Namath

Radiant Images built 3D rigs for a 3D biopic about former NFL great Joe Namath, which will be directed by James Franco and shot in 2012. Here are some still images from a test shoot at Hollywood High School with a local semi-pro team. We tested three rigs – a Stereotec with RED Epic Ms, and the P+S Technik Freestyle with SI-2Ks on a Steadicam (with a Segway) and with a jib arm. Simple, versatile and reduced production time – what more would you want?

ARRI Ultra 16 Lenses

HD Camera Rentals Adds ARRI Ultra 16 Lenses to Growing L.A. Inventory Serving Filmmaking Industry

HD Camera Rentals, a leading L.A.-based rental house, has added ARRI's Ultra 16 lenses to its growing inventory of sought-after, cutting edge cameras and accessories for the film-making industry.
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HD Camera Rentals Changes Name

HD Camera Rentals is Now Radiant Images – Same Company, Better Name

HD Camera Rentals, a leading L.A.-based rental house and digital cinema innovator, has changed its name to Radiant Images, the company announced Wednesday.
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Leading-Edge Digital Cinema Cameras at J.L. Fisher Event

HD Camera Rentals to Share Leading-Edge Digital Cinema Cameras, Gear and Technology at J.L. Fisher Event on Saturday, May 14

Technicians from HD Camera Rentals/Radiant Images, a leading L.A.-based rental house and digital cinema innovator, will share expertise, custom gear and the latest in camera and 3D at the annual J.L. Fisher event on Saturday, May 15, in Burbank, CA.
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HD Camera Rentals Expands

HD Camera Rentals Expands L.A. Facility and Services to Meet Growing Demand for Digital Cinema and 3D Technology

HD Camera Rentals, a leading L.A.-based rental house, has expanded its West Jefferson Boulevard facility and enhanced services to meet a growing demand for digital cinema, 3D technology and custom-built rigs, the company announced Thursday.
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Radiant Plays Key Role in Film 127 Hours

DIT Michael Mansouri of HD Camera Rentals Plays Key Role in Filming of Danny Boyle’s Upcoming 127 Hours

While preparing to shoot 127 Hours, acclaimed director Danny Boyle and cinematographers Anthony Dod mantle and Enqique Chediak discovered what a growing number of digital filmmakers already know: If you want to get the impossible show, get Michael Mansouri.
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Custom Equipment for Danny Boyle's Film 127 Hours

HD Camera Rentals Provides Cameras and Custom Equipment for Danny Boyle's Upcoming Film, 127 Hours

Academy Award-winning cinematographer Anthony Dod Mantle used custom equipment, accessories, leading-edge camera and expertise provided by HD Camera Rentals for the filming of the upcoming movie, 127 Hours.
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