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Sales Manual for MagNum – the perfect sales tool
We offer you a convenient overview of all available products and accessories for the MagNum radio remote control system! On just two pages the MagNum sales manual gives you a summary of all functions and the necessary cables and accessories for these. As a user you can be sure that you will receive all the parts you need for your project. more

Fatme Muratova - our new recruit to the sales team / Asia and Eastern Europe
On 1st June 2015 we strengthened our sales and distribution team through the recruitment of our new colleague, Fatme Muratova. She is responsible for strategy development and customer support in the Eastern European and Asian markets. more

Even more light weight: the 401-FS7 support for Sony PXW-FS7 lost weight
With the new lot, we managed to reduce the weight of our already Light Weight Support 401-FS7 – for Sony Camera PXW-FS7 – by 61 gr. to 609 gr (without rods). more

Custom-made firmware and software programming
Are you missing a special function or do you need a tailored solution for your lens control application suited to your project? Chrosziel offers customised firmware and software programming for the MagNum and Aladin lens control systems, as used by 3-times Oscar winner Ang Lee. more

Back focus or flange depth
Nowadays a shallow depth of field is often demanded in film and television productions, in order to achieve the so-called “film look”. Here the subjects, for the most part in the foreground of the picture, are presented in sharp focus, while the background is kept out of focus. more

The new premium MatteBox: MB 565 CINE.1
The news MB 565 CINE.1 has been developed to meet the rigorous demands of today‘s cinematic productions and unites virtually all conceivable applications in one product. Durable, yet light-weight and equipped with a variety of essential features, the MatteBox MB 565 is designed for the latest fast and superwide lenses with an outside diameter of up to 150mm. more

New Functions for MagNum and Aladin LCS
Chrosziel's latest functions for the MagNum and Aladin LCS are assignable User Keys, Wireless Software Zoom, RED Motors Compatibility, Canon 5D Camera Start / Stop, Preston Hand Unit Support and Canon RC-V100 as well as Canon CN7x17 Integration. more

Best Compatibility
MagNum and Aladin Lens Control Systems are compatible with a broad range of lenses, motors, cameras and remote panels. They are under constant development. Discover the various applications besides their standard use. more

User Video: Light Weight Support (LWS) 401-FS7 for Sony PXW-FS7
With the new Light Weight Support 401-FS7 for Sony PXW-FS7, Chrosziel developed a support with integrated shoulder pad and unparalleled slim design. The ergonomic pad is slideable and allows easy and safe rest of the LWS on the shoulder. more

MagNum – modules for up to 4 motor channels and broadcast
With the concept of extension modules, Chrosziel once again pursues an innovative path for the MagNum. The MagNum extension modules provide up to 4 motor channels and a camera-to-lens port interface for universal use in cine and broadcast applications. more

4K-Soccer in Brasil 2014 – Chrosziel was in game!
At the Maracanã stadion in Rio de Janeiro, the latest Chrosziel Lens Control Systems were succsessfully used: The Aladin Broadcast and the new MagNum. more

How MatteBox MB 450R2 excelled in the Sahara
"An invaluable tool" - cameraman Martin Biebel raves about the performance of Chrosziels MatteBox MB 450R2 in the desert sand. For German magazine Videoaktiv he travelled to the Sahara, more

Discover perfection: Chrosziel at NABSHOW 2014
At this years's NAB, Chrosziel presented some of the most advanced camera accessories on the market. Here is an overview on all new product highlights shown at NABSHOW 2014. more

Magnum on Ice : Russian Frost leaves remote focus cold
Magnum knows how to weather extreme cold and other adverse conditions. 1st AC Andreas Erben gathered first-hand experience with Chrosziel's ergonomic remote focus, shooting a feature film in the Murmansk area. more

Start and Stop cameras with Chrosziel pushbuttons
Chrosziel pushbuttons are the most convenient way to remote start and stop your camera. They offer maximum reliabilty and ergonomics. Whatever camera model you use, Chrosziel has the right Start/Stop unit for you. more

CustomCage Direct: The cage to bring you freedom
The CustomCage Direct is the smartest cage you can find: Light-weight and extremely robust, it exactly matches your camera, offering numerous mounting points while keeping all ports and controls fully accessible. Because it is based on the CustomCage system, it can be easily expanded. more

Remote focus Magnum braves Russian cold
Outdoor shoots at minus 25 degrees Celsius take teams and technology to their limits. MagNum doesn't mind, 1st camera assistant Andreas Erben reports from Russia. more

Aladin MK II Broadcast: Perfect remote lens control for 4k broadcasts
Seamless workflow integration and perfect precision make Aladin MK II Broadcast the remote lens control system of choice for 4k broadcasts. more

MagNum: Discover the joy of focussing
MagNum is a focus puller‘s dream come true: The first truly ergonomic wireless lens control system. more

New Chrosziel kit makes Sony FS700 ready for 4k
With Chrosziel's new kit 401-457KIT3, your Sony FS700 is perfectly prepared for 4k recording using Sony's adapter and recorder. more

Chrosziel enters Champions League with 4k pilot project
Chrosziel's ALADIN MK II Broadcast System was chosen to participate in a 4k live broadcast pilot project which took place on October 22nd, when Schalke met Chelsea. more

Maximum ergonomics: New MagNum kits
MagNum kits for the one-channel and two-channel versions offer a significant price advantage over purchasing each component separately. Discover the joy of pulling. more

QuickFit lens support for 15 mm support systems
New QuickFit lens support 15 Universal Q for 15 mm rod support systems offers maximum speed and usability. more

Friction gear for StudioRigs Video and Cine
Friction gear 201-27 now is also available for StudioRig Video and StudioRig Cine. The special rubber mix makes it able to smoothly compensate surface irregularities. more

ALADIN and the monk: Filming native 3D in Nepal
A growing number of production teams choose Chrosziel's ALADIN MK II as their preferred lens remote control system. 3D documentary "Legacy of Gods" follows a young monk through the valley of Kathmandu. more

Control Litepanel Mini with smart cable for ALADIN and DigiFOX
A new smart cable lets users of lens remote controls ALADIN and DigiFOX dim their Litepanel Mini or similar on-camera lights. more

Blackmagic kit by Chrosziel: Get ready-to-shoot instantly
Chrosziel's Blackmagic kit 450R2-BMD4KIT instantly makes Blackmagic Cinema and Production cameras ready-to-shoot. All components are made in Germany and perfecty tuned to each other. more

Advantage Chrosziel: ALADIN MK II at first ever 4K sports live broadcast
At the French Open 2013, lens remote control ALADIN MK II was used for a 4K world premiere. more

New light-weight support for DSLR cameras
Chrosziel's new light-weight support LWS 15 HD DSLR for DSLR cameras is packed with options and totally easy to use. more

Smart price, smart design: Light-weight support LWS 15 HD Allround now shipping
New light-weight support LWS 15 HD Allround is perfect for users who prefer to work exclusively with their favourite camera. more

Special anniversary offer: Save almost 1000 Euro on DigiFOX Clever Package
Save almost 1000 Euro on a complete DigiFOX package: Another spectacular 40th anniversary special offer. Valid only until September 30. more

Pretty in Black: New CustomCage Individual Black Edition
Preconfigured versions of the Chrosziel CustomCage are now also available as Individual Black Editions. All parts come in exquisite matte black. more

Matte boxes and more for new Canon PL zoom lens
The new 14,5-60 mm Canon PL zoom lens is set to become a smashing success. Chrosziel has tested various combinations of matte boxes and other accessories. more

New padded neck strap - free for Chrosziel remote control owners
New padded neck strap STR2 offers maximum comfort at minimum weight. It is included in all DigiFOX und ALADIN MK II systems from now on. If you already own a Chrosziel lens remote control, you can get one for free. more

Shipping of new LWS HD 15 Allround starts in June
New LWS HD 15 Allround (401-450HD) can now be pre-ordered. more

Retro-look matte box with conical bellows: Only until May 31st!
The series of special promotions celebrating Chrosziel‘s 40th birthday continue with a special treat: Retro-looking MatteBox 456 Anniversary with conical bellows. Available only until May 31st! more

New ALADIN MK II hand wheel – upgrade now available for all previous ALADIN systems
Chrosziel has developed a new, extremely versatile and user-friendly hand wheel for ALADIN MK II. Now, upgrades are available not only for previous MK II systems, but also for predecessor ALADIN. more

CustomCage wins Black Diamond Award at NAB 2013
"Best of Show": CustomCage wins Black Diamond Video Award at NAB Show 2013. more

Tighten and fix: Perfect cable ties for the CustomCage and more
The new velcro cable ties are perfect for the Chrosziel CustomCage as well as other brands and uses. more

New budget HD light-weight support with 15 mm rods
Due to simplifications in design, new LWS HD 15 Allround (401-450HD) can be offered at a considerable price advantage. At the same time, it remains universally adaptable to almost any camera. more

"Smooth like butter": Dealers at NAB recommend Chrosziel
Pros prefer Chrosziel. Kenji from Samy's Camera and other dealers explain the reasons at NAB 2013 on YouTube. Witness the amazing CustomCage building contests! more

New hand wheel for ALADIN MK II accepts ring scales and disc scales
Chrosziel presents a new, extremely versatile and user-friendly hand wheel for ALADIN MK II and all future Chrosziel lens control systems. Upgrades available for existing ALADIN MK II systems! more

New Custom Project: Join the LCS Ergonomics Challenge at NAB
Join the LCS Ergonomics Challenge and help develop the ultimate remote focus! Meet the developer at NAB and discuss your ideas! more

Easy to use and a safe investment: New Universal Lens Support for PL zoom lenses
Lens Support 19 Universal is a smart and rock-solid solution for supporting heavy zoom lenses for digital cinematography on 19 mm rod systems. more

For testing lenses with utmost precision: Upgraded Test Projector MK 5
Test Projector MK 5 has been upgraded with a wider pupil, and features individual, high precision mounts for TV formats as well as Nikon, Canon and PL lenses. more

New rubber friction wheel for DV StudioRig follow focus
Friction wheel 206-17 is a perfect solution when FlexiGearRing MK II cannot be fastened properly around a lens. more

Professional light protection for photographic lenses
Flexible light prevention now is available for all Chrosziel MatteBoxes. New FlexiBellows 410-69 and 410-70 complete Chrosziel‘s product range of rubber bellows. more

Wireless start/stop camcorders with new Chrosziel LANC™ interface
With Chrosziel's new LANC™ interface cable, you can start and stop a camcorder remotely using handles or a wireless lens control system. more

40th Anniversary Special: Huge savings off classic Fluid Zoom Drive until March 31st
Once a quarter in 2013, Chrosziel will announce a huge discount for selected products as part of their 40th anniversary celebrations. Starting off with a classic, Chrosziel offers the Chrosziel Fluid Zoom Drive at a very special price until March 31st. more

Kits and light-weight supports for new Sony PMW F5 and F55
For best results, even in 4k digital cinematography: Chrosziel light-weight supports and kits for new Sony cameras PMW F5 and F55. more

40 years of optical excellence by Chrosziel
Chrosziel turns 40 in 2013. Join the celebration, and look forward to a festive year full of exciting surprises! more

ALADIN MKII is a perfect match for the latest Fujinon Cabrio Lens
No extra boxes needed to remote control the new Fujinon flagship. more

The innovation leader in lens remote controls: ALADIN MKII

Extension Base gives Aladin MK II 5D capabilities
New Extension Base for lens remote control Aladin MK II helps to lower production costs by simultaneously adding 2D to 3D. more

A cage to give you extra freedom
Chrosziel introduces the Cage Project, inviting users to contribute their ideas for the perfect cage for all DSLR and compact-sized cameras. more

Professional accessories for Canon EOS C300
Chrosziel has assembled the perfect combination of accessories for the Canon EOS C300 when used with a photo lens, containing a matte box, a follow focus, a light-weight support and more. Find out more about our professional accessories for the EOS C300. more

Chrosziel accessories help documenting Life and Death in Vietnam
Chrosziel has a long tradition of supporting student projects with professional camera accessories. The most recent film to have been sponsored by Chrosziel is a 3-D documentary on Buddhism in Vietnam. more

Get free tickets for Cinec 2012, check out our great new products
Ultimate camera accessories: New Chrosziel products at Cinec 2012 - get a free ticket! more

Camera accessories for Blackmagic Cinema Camera
The brand-new Chrosziel accessories kit for the Blackmagic Cinema Camera. Because perfect moments don't come with a repeat button. more

A universal light-weight support and other product innovations presented at NAB show
We have introduced a new generation of light-weight supports, extended the features of our remote lens-control system ALADIN MK II, added lens supports to adapters and created a new adapter ring to properly connect the MatteBox 456 Academy with Sony's new zoom lens for the PMW-F3. more

Chrosziel prefers carbon fiber, new accessories for Sony PMW-F3 and Canon EOS C300
Chrosziel has excellent news for the backs of cameramen: 19 mm carbon fiber (CF) tubes now come at the same price as their steel counterparts. A pair of CF tubes saves more than a pound of weight - 553 grams, to be exact - when compared to steel tubes. more

Supports and MatteBox kits for Reds Epic and Scarlet, Panasonic HDC-Z10.000, Canon EOS C300
Chrosziel's light-weight support LWS 401-95 fits both new Red cameras. It is equipped with 205 mm long rods with a diameter of 15 mm. For large and heavy lenses, we recommend to use the LWS 401-95 as an adaptor for bridge plate 401-F235 with 19 mm rods. more

Sony starts shipping SR-R1, optional Sony accessories required for Chrosziel R1 Mount
There is a simple, secure and flexible way of mounting Sony's new SR-R1 Memory Recorder when your camera is not compatible with Sony's standard battery mount: the Chrosziel R1 Mount. more

Chrosziel signs exclusive distribution deal in China
Effective from January 1st, distribution of Chrosziel products in the People’s Republic of China is managed exclusively by Shanghai Transvision Photographic, manufacturer of KIPON brand products. more

Canon EOS C300 accessories, the new collimator, and a happy Emmy Award winner
Canon recently unveiled the EOS C300 Digital Cinema Camera. It will be available in two models. The EOS C300 comes with an EF mount, and is scheduled for release in January 2012. more

Chrosziel at IBC 2011: Polystyrene, Aladin MK II and the Carbon Age
Chrosziel will introduce many product upgrades and innovations at IBC 2011 in Amsterdam. These are some of the highlights: more

Light-weight support for new Sony Camcorders NEX-FS100 and PMW-F3
Chrosziel offers specially made accessories for Sony‘s new camcorder NEX-FS100E, which will become available between July and September this year. more

NAB Show 2011: Chrosziel introduces R1 Mount for the new Sony SR-R1 Memory Recorder
In close collaboration with Sony, Chrosziel has developed the R1 Mount. If you are looking for a simple, secure and flexible way of mounting the SR-R1 Memory Recorder, and your camera is not compatible with Sony`s standard battery mount, Chrosziel offers the perfect solution. more

Chrosziel`s new Widgets
Informations on the new Accessory Clamp DSLR 3310 and on the Adapter Plate Sachtler 401-400-CDS, which allows for the use of standard video accessories on top of the new Sachtler Cine DSLR Fluidhead. more

MTF Star from Chrosziel receives the cinecAward 2010 in the category optics
First shown at cinec 2010 in Munich the new and unique way of MTF measuring of lenses, developed through a partnership of IB/E Optics und Chrosziel, is honoured with the cinecAward. more

Accessories for Cine-Xenar lenses and sales partnership with Schneider-Kreuznach ISCO Division
Packages for the original Canon EOS 7D and FGV 7D with PL mount. more

News from Chrosziel: DSLR Accessories and the Conversion to Carbon Design
New Informations about our three new Products for DSLR cameras and changes of the MatteBox housings. more

New Variable Support Rods, Chrosziel VariTube
All MatteBoxes using 15 mm support rods can now be perfectly placed in front of the lens with the VariTube® telescopic rod. more

New Chrosziel Swing-Away-System
All MatteBoxes and SunShades for 15mm rods can now be equipped with the patented Chrosziel Direct Swing-Away-System DSW©. more

Chrosziel’s 5th participation at Broadcast India 2009
Since 2004, Chrosziel has shown their products at Broadcast India, for the first time in 2008 at their own booth. more

Chrosziel´s Autumn News
As a tradition, Chrosziel introduces their new equipment in April (NAB) and September (IBC). This autumn, the company presents two new MatteBoxes; a new Follow Focus with quick locking mechanism for cine respectively video lenses and a LightWeight Support for the new JVC GY-HM100; furthermore, a universal lens support for DSLR lenses and the DSLR-version of the follow focus with VariLock for the DSLR cameras. more

Chrisziel Press Release EX-3 Fine Tuning
Chrosziel launches the first dished-end camera plate for Sony’s successful EX-3 camcorder. more

Chrosziel prove their competence in digital cinematography, new accessories for Sony F35 / F23

Chrosziel goes red and presents their new accessories for the RED ONE cameras at NAB
Especially for the RED ONE, Chrosziel now offers an accessory packet consisting of three MatteBoxes and a support system with 19 mm rods and Bridge Plate. more

Chrosziel expand their accessories for video shooting with DSLR cameras

80% less weight - Chrosziel rods go carbon

Chrosziel Accessories for Video Shooting with DSLR Cameras
First tests with the DSLR cameras have been made and the cameramen reported their wishes for accessories to Chrosziel – they immediately reacted by adapting their camcorder Light Weight Supports. more

Chrosziel presents at IBC: Remote Dimmer and 6 new MatteBoxes
At this year’s IBC, Chrosziel approaches the users of HDV Camcorders. more

Chrosziel with a new Sales Manager
Chrosziel GmbH expands its sales organisation. Starting on August 1st 2008, Sebastian Merkel (45) strengthens the sales team of the company. more