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Convergent Design Apollo OLED Monitor, Recorder, Switcher

Important For All Odyssey/Apollo Users: Critical Bug Found In Latest Firmware – Download Patch Now!

A critical bug was found in the latest Convergent Design firmware (v2016.10.1639). Convergent Design strongly recommends that all Odyssey and Apollo products be updated to the latest firmware. The most recent firmware update from Convergent Design had a critical audio issue, and they have released a patch to fix the […]

October 2016 Rental Newsletter

The month of October brings new cameras, lenses and promotions. New this month, we have the Leica Telyt Long Lens System, Leica R Prime Lens Set w/ Duclos Conversion, The Cannon C500, and the Steadicam Flyer. Also, this month only, rent our Wirecast streaming system and a Sony FS5, and […]

Z Systems Project Update: “Air Lock” Week 1

Z SYSTEMS PROJECT UPDATE: “AIR LOCK” WEEK 1 This past weekend was the first shoot for “Air Lock”, a project written and directed by Z Systems Integration Technician Conrad Flemming, and shot by Z Systems Rental Manager Keith Mullin.  Airlock is a science fiction/psychological horror short film.  We wanted to […]

Convergent Design Apollo

Introducing Apollo from Convergent Design: The First Truly Portable Multicamera Recorder/Switcher

Convergent Design Apollo is the industry’s first truly portable HD multicamera recorder/switcher. Apollo can simultaneously record up to four HD video signals, along with a fifth channel of either a live-switch between the four or a quad-split reference view. Apollo can also function as a four-channel live switcher while simultaneously […]

Convergent Designs Odyssey7Q+

Major Firmware Update for Odyssey Monitor/Recorders Now Available for Download

Just a heads up folks! Recently, Convergent Design released a major firmware update for their Odyssey line of monitor/recorders. Support for third-party SSDs has been added, many functionality improvements, and a lot of bug fixes. Here is a rundown of all of the Odyssey firmware update details: click here to […]

Slow Motion Video with the Sony PXW-FS7

This past weekend I got together with Mark L, one of our account execs., and shot this slow motion video using one of our rental Sony PXW-FS7 cameras and a Convergent Design Odyssey 7Q external recorder.  We encountered some challenges with lighting and exposing the shot for 240 frames per […]