11

Apr 2024

YoloLiv Instream Installed at the TikTok Korea Headquarters

With the growing popularity of vertical streaming in Asia, Europe and USA, there’s an increasing demand for creating professional yet simple live streams on platforms like TikTok and Instagram.Plthink, a YoloLiv authorized distributor in Korea, recently equipped TikTok’s Korea headqua...
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03

Apr 2024

Atomos In the Clouds: Redefining Video Production Efficiency

Atomos Cloud Studio (ACS) is revolutionising video production by harnessing the capabilities of cloud computing. This innovative platform offers filmmakers, live streaming producers, video content creators and really anyone who likes to film unparalleled accessibility, scalability, and cost-effec...
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27

Mar 2024

NDI and IP-enabled workflows from Panasonic

In the dynamic world of video production, the integration of Panasonic's NDI and IP-enabled workflows marks a significant advancement, particularly with the use of Panasonic's NDI-enabled PTZ cameras, in conjunction with the AV-HSW10 Multiformat switcher. These tools not only streamline the produ...
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27

Mar 2024

Mastering Post-Production: DaVinci Resolve’s AI Innovations for Content Creators

DaVinci Resolve has always been an industry standard for post-production thanks to its impressive array of built-in tools and features covering all aspects of editing. DaVinci Resolve 18 is no different, the latest core iteration of the acclaimed editing suite that is reshaping industry norms, wi...
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08

Mar 2024

Is the Samyang AF 35-150mm F2-f2.8 the only lens you need?

We all chase practicality and ease of use in life, and this is no truer than when selecting your photography kit. The beauty of having one single lens that covers a range of key focal lengths at an affordable price doesn’t seem believable until you see the Samyang AF 35-150 F2-2.8 FE lens. ...
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06

Mar 2024

Calm in the Hustle and Bustle

It was autumn in the Big Apple. Filmmaker Florent Piovesan took a stroll through a busy concrete jungle with his new eye – the full frame cinema camera and Wise Advanced memory cards – to document the bustling city, slowly. From a vibrant park, magnificent skyscraper to a roaring subw...
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13

Feb 2024

Holdan announces exclusive distribution partnership with leading power solutions provider Hedbox

Hedbox manufactures and designs high-performance, lithium-Ion battery packs, chargers, and accessories for the professional photo and video market.
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20

Dec 2023

Take your professional creative office anywhere with SNS

The greatest works of art are often the result of dedicated collaboration, and modern digital creation is no different. SNS specialise in professional workflow solutions for editors, colourists, producers and digital creators, ensuring that all aspects of even the biggest projects are easy to acc...
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19

Dec 2023

Expanding the possibilities of your Mac with Sonnet

In the dynamic world of Mac computing, Sonnet Technologies stands as the unsung hero of expansion solutions, redefining the capabilities of your Mac with a blend of practical and functional products. While their Thunderbolt™ docks and PCIe expansion chassis have long been industry favourite...
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15

Dec 2023

Shogun in the Cloud: Capturing Cinematic Brilliance with Cloud-Powered Workflows

In the dynamic realm of filmmaking, technology continues to play a pivotal role in pushing creative boundaries. The recent release of the Atomos Shogun series, featuring the Shogun and Shogun Ultra, marks a significant leap forward for filmmakers seeking advanced monitor recorders. In this blog p...
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14

Dec 2023

Unveiling the LUMIX G9II: A Leap in Photographic Innovation

In the ever-evolving realm of digital photography, Panasonic continues to push boundaries with the introduction of the LUMIX G9II. Packed with cutting-edge features, this camera promises unparalleled realism, exceptional image quality, and a host of capabilities that cater to the diverse needs of...
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13

Dec 2023

Blackmagic cinema cameras and micro-studio cameras are revolutionising the way we capture content

Designed for live production and cinematic picture quality – these 3 new Blackmagic Design cameras are as functional as they are fashionable. The 6K and 4K cameras are exceptionally advanced and offer powerful broadcast connections as well as other advanced features that are propelling the ...
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12

Dec 2023

Roland's Decades of Innovation - Unveiling Cutting-Edge Audio and Video Technology for Single Operators

For over half a century, Roland has been at the forefront of digital music technology. Since 1972, they have shaped the landscape of modern music and introduced countless seminal products to the market.  Holdan are proud to supply Roland products to customers here in the UK and Ireland, off...
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07

Dec 2023

The NEW Samyang V-AF 100mm T2.3 FE: First Impressions

Samyang have now released an additional focal length to their V-AF line-up, the V-AF 100mm T2.3. This lens is identical to its siblings with its distinct light brown coloured front and slick design, I honestly haven't seen any other sophisticated lens design like this before. My first impressions...
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06

Dec 2023

Epiphan Pearl: The Ultimate Solution for Lecture Capture and Medical Streaming

Epiphan Pearl is a family of video production hardware that offers intuitive systems for live streaming, recording, and switching. Whether you need to capture lectures, medical procedures, or training sessions, Epiphan Pearl has a solution for you.
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27

Nov 2023

The Power of NDI: BirdDog Converters and the Need for 10G AV Networks in Professional Video Production

BirdDog NDI converters are devices that enable you to convert video and audio signals from HDMI or SDI sources to NDI streams, or vice versa, over IP networks. NDI stands for Network Device Interface, and it is a technology created by Vizrt (formerly NewTek) that allows low-latency, high-bandwidt...
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24

Nov 2023

Datavideo Plug & Play Bundle Systems

If you are looking for a complete video production solution that is easy to use, affordable and versatile, you might want to check out the new Datavideo Bundle systems. These are pre-configured packages that include everything you need to create professional live or recorded videos, such as camer...
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07

Nov 2023

Streaming in 4K: The Power of Roland VR-400UHD at Your Fingertips

In today's rapidly advancing technological landscape, the demand for high-quality content has surged, driven by the growing popularity of 4K resolution across various platforms. To address this trend, the Roland VR-400UHD emerges as a professional-grade AV mixer explicitly designed to meet the de...
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03

Nov 2023

Precision and Performance: Exploring Blackmagic's Editing Software and Hardware

In the ever-evolving world of post-production, Blackmagic Design has emerged as a pioneer, consistently pushing the boundaries of innovation. From cameras to software and specialised editing peripherals, the company offers a range of exceptional products tailored to meet the diverse needs of film...
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30

Oct 2023

It’s a third-party up in here: Why Samyang Third-Party Lenses Earn Your Trust

In the world of photography, the choice of lens is critical in capturing the perfect shot. While renowned camera manufacturers often offer a variety of lenses, third-party lens manufacturers like Samyang have been gaining popularity among both amateur and professional photographers. In this blog,...
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27

Oct 2023

Revolutionising NDI Control and Monitoring: Introducing Two New Software Products from BirdDog

In the realm of innovative technology solutions, BirdDog continues to push the boundaries with its cutting-edge products. Today, we're thrilled to introduce you to two exceptional creations from BirdDog that are set to redefine the way we control and monitor NDI® PTZ cameras. We explore the f...
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23

Oct 2023

Panasonic’s latest firmware brings onboard Auto-tracking to the UE40/UE50/UE80

In the ever-evolving world of camera technology, Panasonic has once again raised the bar with its latest firmware update, enhancing the capabilities of the AW-UE40,  AW-UE50 and AW-UE80 PTZ cameras. This cutting-edge update introduces a game-changing feature: onboard auto-tracking. With just...
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10

Oct 2023

Wise Advanced, Red Bull and a dash of dancing

Surrounded by music since childhood, Chris Hershman a Nikon Ambassador, has had a natural ability to understand the language of music. When he transitioned from life as a musician to a photographer, it was natural for him to start by shooting his musician friends and their live performances with ...
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11

Sep 2023

Introducing the Datavideo HS-1600T MKII: A Game-Changer in Live Production

In the world of live video production, having the right tools at your disposal can make all the difference. Whether you are producing live events, conferences, educational content, or corporate presentations, having a reliable and feature-rich switcher is essential. Enter the Datavideo HS-1600T M...
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07

Sep 2023

Epiphan Video, technology on the edge

With the recent updates made to the Epiphan brand, can you expect the same quality and service from their well-known products, such as the Pearl 2, Pearl Mini, Pearl Nano or Epiphan Connect? The answer is – yes! Let's look at some of the enhancements of the Epiphan range.
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05

Sep 2023

Atomos unveils new Ninja series

Atomos has announced the latest generation of their industry-leading ProRes monitor-recorder: Ninja and Ninja Ultra.Both the Ninja and Ninja Ultra offer significant upgrades over their predecessors, with improvements in recording capabilities, monitoring tools, and connectivity options. The Ninja...
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01

Aug 2023

SNS | Storage systems & workflow solutions for every professional

As creatives are utilising the use of the modern workflow mechanism, there is a demand for accessing and storing files, assets, and campaigns in a unified way. SNS (Studio Network Solutions) provides professionals with a powerful and easy-to-use storage system that promotes seamless working envir...
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24

Jul 2023

Densitron announces new partnership with Holdan Limited

Densitron, the global leader in display, touchscreen technology and specialized broadcast ODM, has announced details of a new distribution partnership with professional video and broadcast technology distributor Holdan Limited. The agreement will see the company serving as a distributor across th...
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05

Jul 2023

INOVATIV | A must-have equipment cart solution

Your workspace is part of what determines your success. So naturally, you want to make sure you have the finest equipment possible. However, how do you ensure that you have everything you need while on-location, outdoors or in the studio? The answer, INOVATIV professional equipment cart solutions.
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04

Jul 2023

Sonnet Docks – For all your connectivity needs!

In today's fast-paced world, efficiency and productivity are paramount, especially in the realm of technology. Whether you're a creative professional, a remote worker, or a multitasking enthusiast, having a clutter-free and organised workspace can significantly enhance your workflow. That's where...
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25

May 2023

Reflecting on the V-AF Cine Autofocus Series with Jay Gilmour

With the upcoming release of the new Samyang V-AF 45mm T1.9 FE, we thought we’d reflect on the three currently available V-AF lenses with Jay Gilmour.
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05

May 2023

Holdan @ MPTS 2023

Join Holdan at MPTS 2023 for Exciting New Releases and Unseen Products!Mark your calendars for the highly anticipated Media Production & Technology Show 2023 (MPTS), the UK's largest and most exciting event for the media and broadcast industries. Since its inception in 2016, MPTS has been a h...
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06

Apr 2023

Pan Tilt and Zoom - Panasonic's 15 Years of Innovation

This year marks the 15th anniversary of Panasonic's PTZ division, and what a journey it has been! Over the past decade and a half, Panasonic has sold over 250,000 PTZ cameras, cementing its place as one of the leading innovators in PTZ technology, with a wide range of cameras to suit the needs of...
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06

Apr 2023

Samyang extend their Zoom range

It's official! We have a new Samyang zoom lens release. Say goodbye to swapping lenses and compromising on image quality. The all-new Samyang Auto Focus 35-150mm F2-2.8 is designed for Sony Full-frame mirrorless users and is a true lens all-in-one lens for photographers. If you demand versatility...
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04

Apr 2023

HOYA filters, Let's Make Things Clearer

If you're a photographer or videographer, you know that getting the perfect shot involves a lot more than just pointing your camera and pressing the shutter button. In fact, there are a whole host of accessories and tools that can help you take your photography to the next level and one of the mo...
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03

Apr 2023

Holdan signs distribution deal with SNS

Holdan, a specialist distributor to the media and entertainment sector and part of the Midwich Group, is pleased to announce they will be taking over the distribution of Studio Network Solutions (SNS), leading cloud software developer and media storage manufacturer in the UK and Ireland.
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31

Mar 2023

Commanding Digital Workflow - that's INOVATIV

Are you tired of juggling multiple accessories and struggling with your digital workflow on set?Look no further than the INOVATIV AXIS Command Station, a mobile workstation that's a combination of the most valued AXIS products that can make your workflow more efficient. In this blog, we'll dive i...
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09

Mar 2023

The photo & video all-rounder

The Atomos Ninja V/V+ monitor has proven exceptional for photographers and videographers. With this being said, we wanted to delve deeper into how they can benefit both professions, Holdan speaks to Sam Binstead (Slow Fashion Photographer & Videographer) and Holdan’s own Technical Produ...
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09

Mar 2023

Take Photography to the Next Level | SWPP 2023

As we breeze into another month of 2023, Holdan now looks forward to the Societies of Photographers London Photo Convention and Trade Show spanning from 16th -18th March 2023. Professionals to enthusiasts are welcome to attend the convention and trade show – which we recommend is a must.
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02

Mar 2023

Picture Paw-fect Photography

Pet and animal photography is a growing popular niche within the photography community and beyond. It now ranges from beautiful portraits from specialist photographers such as Alyssa Zalabai using professional equipment including Samyang prime lenses to capturing your very own furry friend on you...
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