Stopped by and spoke to Ross Grasse of Ikan Corp NabShow 2013 Booth and got the 411 on their latest & greatest Monitors!
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|The D7w is one of the newest, sturdiest additions to the family of
Ikan field monitors. The D7w is a 7” (digital only) on camera field
monitor devised for the video professional who utilizes various input
types and power options. Its sleek yet durable aluminum construction
dissipates heat and greatly enhances the D7w’s longevity. The D7w is
equipped with peaking and false color features that the VX series is
renown for plus it has an IPS (In-plane switching) panel which puts out
vibrant colors and great viewing angles. The D7w’s technological
advances give you the features you need at prices you want.
This essential feature assists with the calibration of professional video cameras. It shows the overall brightness of the image assisting the video professional in correcting exposure. The waveform feature also checks the evenness of the lighting when lighting a chromakey or background.
The D7w uses vectorscope to help set and verify skin tones and monitor white balance. The vectorscope function also verifies and checks the overall tint and hue of an image.
The RGB parade splits the image into separate red, green, and blue channels and shows you the color values for each. RGB Parade is fundamental in balancing out the shadow region when leveling a shot. Furthermore, this feature helps the video professional to instantly see what color cast might be in an image; thus, making it extremely helpful when verifying the white balance.
|Features You Need
1280 X 800 IPS HD PANEL
With the D7w’s 7-inch 1280 X 800 IPS HD panel what you see is truly what you get! The IPS HD Panel delivers near perfect viewing angles outputting crisp, clear shots on the field, which means less time in the editing room. The D7w’s IPS HD Panel is the tool of choice for high quality color reproduction.
Flexible Battery System
The D7w has a flexible battery system that supports ikan’s BP5 battery plate of your choice.
ADVANCED SOFTWARE FEATURES
The D7w is loaded with advanced software features like false color, peaking, movable pixel-to-pixel and DSLR scaling. Each of these features is highly effective in their own right creating a smooth workflow for superior results. With all the features you need at the prices you want the D7w provides endless possibilities for the video professional.