We’ll be at Cinegear Expo in LA on the 2nd and 3rd of June where will be teaming up with our friends Camera Control Inc. We will have the Titan on display – the largest telescopic motion control arm in the world! (8.7m arm reach). The Titan has been used for Hollywood features such as […]
Mark Roberts Motion Control Wins The Queen’s Award!
Queen’s Award for Enterprise: International Trade We’ve had the great honour of being awarded the highly prestigious Queen’s Award for Enterprise: International Trade 2017. Here’s what our CEO had to say about the award: “This is Britain’s highest business award and it is a great honour to receive. Our company is among the lucky few businesses […]
Robo-Trumble Featuring StudioBot Wins Best Advertising Award
A great video made a few years back by Nikon Ambassador John Wright for Nikon featuring the StudioBot with a Nikon D810 recently won Best Advertising Award at the 2016 BAFTA Qualifying. The video features the StudioBot and ex Pussycat Doll Kimberly Wyatt performing a kind of ‘dance off’ together. The production was shot entirely […]
Latest Moco Training Course at HQ
Flair and Motion Control Training We recently held one of our 3-day moco training courses in our HQ studio. The course was attended by students from around the world and covered all vital aspects of Flair and Motion Control, along with valuable insight and insider knowledge into the TV and film industry from our instructor […]
Macro Film Making – See the inside workings of a watch in HD!
John Redfern of Redfern Animation specialises in a unique combination of antique timepieces and film-making, to produce some of the most mesmerizing and beautiful footage of watches and clocks you have ever seen. With a client base ranging from museums to collectors and watch manufacturers, John has honed his skills for over 40 years to […]
Believe in Blue – New Police Commercial shot with Talos and Titan
PROJECT OVERVIEW Brain Candy Films were tasked by creative agency Tinker Taylor to create an epic film for the police to be shown in cinemas nationwide. The filmmakers decided to put the viewer right in the heart of the action, giving them a first hand insight into the demanding and diverse role of modern-day policing. […]
NEW: MRMC Quick Start Guides
We have recently created a series of straightforward quick start guides for numerous MRMC robotic systems. These technical equipment manuals are in the form of short illustrative booklets that will take you from ‘straight out of the box’ to ‘up and running’ in no time! Bolt Quick Start Guide – download here Talos Quick Start Guide […]
New MrMoco Training Course Dates
We are delivering training for a range of Mark Roberts Motion Control robotics. Join our in-house training, and get hands on tuition and experience using our latest technologies. We deliver beginner, intermediate and advanced robotic courses. Training dates for 2016 are: Date Beginners Intermediate Advanced March Tuesday 1st Wednesday 2nd Thursday 3rd June Tuesday […]
All-women grip team “Rocket Girls” at InterBee Japan!
Rocket Inc. are making waves in the Far East with their latest showing at InterBee in the Makuhari Messe exhibition centre near Tokyo, Japan. The film & TV rental company had on display the Bolt High Speed CineBot, which generated a lot of interest at the show. The high-speed rig was setup on a track […]
Robots on the Catwalk at Milan Fashion Week
Last month our rental department headed to Italy for Milan Fashion Week, the third stop of the fashion month marathon. The office was left completely bare with all the motion control rigs on the catwalk for designer Philipp Plein’s unveiling of his women’s Spring/Summer 2016 collection. The attendees showed up in […]