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CARS.CO.ZA || DRIVE-IN STUDIO

The 160sm Drive-in Studio with a garage door of 2.3m x 2.5m makes this studio on the first floor of our Daylight building the ultimate automotive shooting location. Two cars are able to fit parked alongside on the infinity curve … Continue reading

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TRUE LOVE MAGAZINE

Jett studios was overflowing with fashion when we checked in on set with Photographer Travys Owen and his team of stylish creatives for the True Love Mag shoot. Senior Artist at MAC cosmetics and internationally recognised makeup pro Baltasar Gonzalez … Continue reading

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PROFOTO LIGHT SHAPING ACADEMY WITH ANDREA BELLUSO

Last week we welcomed Profoto’s “Light Shaper” Andrea Belluso who gave us a three-hour training session on the Profoto range of lighting products. Andrea Belluso is an established fashion and beauty photographer who in his 30 years in the business has photographed famous … Continue reading

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GEAR ITEM OF THE MONTH: 3×4′ SOFTBOX

Most people in Cape Town know our photo studios but we also rent out photographic equipment and lighting. We also carry an extensive range of Profoto flash packs and light shapers. We want to help you with your shoot and so every month … Continue reading

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GEAR ITEM OF THE MONTH: MAGNUM REFLECTOR

We are Cape Town’s original one-stop rental studio and home to 12 magnificent shooting spaces but we also carry an extensive range of Profoto flash packs and light shapers as part of our  in-house rental equipment facility. We want to help you … Continue reading

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OUR NEWEST ADDITION – THE CANON EF 24-70MM F/2.8L II USM

We just added a Canon 24-70mm F2.8L II USM lens to the list of lenses we rent out. The 24-70mm standard focal length zoom lens is a workhorse for professional photographers and you will find one on just about every … Continue reading

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Winding back the film with Orms and the Diana F+

These days photography seems to be all about megapixels and sensor sizes but we’re winding back the film with Orms and this Lomographic Diana F+ Medium Format Camera. A new twist on the cult classic 60’s Diana camera, the Diana F+ … Continue reading

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ZART City with Canon Tilt shift Lens

A short video of Cape Town, South Africa, made using Canon’s Tilt-Shift Lenses. Using the Lenses in a specific way, a miniature effect is acquired. Made possible by: PixelFish Photography – pixelfish.co.za/ and  Roodebloem Studios – roodebloemstudios.co.za/ Special Thanks to Ratanga Junction … Continue reading

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EQUIPMENT ITEM OF THE MONTH

Our 5D Mark III has arrived and is available for rental at an extremely good rate. This highly anticipated upgrade of the loved Mark II is a 22.3 megapixel full-sensor frame camera. Contact Martin for availability and to rent it for … Continue reading

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MOLA REFLECTORS

The Mola Mantti and Euro Reflectors are unique dishes created to heighten output yet still provide a feathered edge fall off by capturing and focussing light with maximum efficiency. Allowing you to get more work out of less light, these dishes … Continue reading

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CINE REFLECTOR

The Cine Reflector can now be rented from Roodebloem. This hybrid Light Shaping Tool is the world’s first modular reflector (which means that it fuses the movie industry’s popular PAR (parabolic) reflector with the classic Profoto Zoom reflector) and so … Continue reading

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CANON 5D MARK III

We’re very excited about our new purchase! The highly anticipated EOS 5D Mark III has just been released and will soon be available to rent. With a newly designed 22.3 Megapixel full-frame Canon CMOS sensor, Canon DIGIC 5+ Image Processor, and … Continue reading

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