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Vortex Media EasySLATE - Professional Slating System (ESLATE)

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Overview
The EasySLATE system is the fastest, easiest, and most convenient way to incorporate slating into your production workflow. EasySLATE comes complete with three slates designed to meet all of your shooting needs and includes a handy back focus chart.

EasySLATE consists of two 6” X 9” dry erase slate style templates that can be easily written on with dry erase markers. The surface of EasySLATE is made with state of the art polymers that can be wiped clean with the eraser end of the dry erase markers included, or with a soft cloth. Regular maintenance cleaning is quick and easy with alcohol swabs also included in the starter kit.

The EasySlate system comes packaged in a custom 10.5” X 7.5” compact, black, nylon bag with loop handle complete with individual slate dividers and pockets for markers, swabs, and cleaning cloth.

About the Vortex Media EasySLATE

The EasySLATE system is the fastest, easiest, and most convenient way to incorporate slating into your production workflow. EasySLATE comes complete with three slates designed to meet all of your shooting needs and includes a handy back focus chart.

EasySLATE consists of two 6” X 9” dry erase slate style templates that can be easily written on with dry erase markers. The surface of EasySLATE is made with state of the art polymers that can be wiped clean with the eraser end of the dry erase markers included, or with a soft cloth. Regular maintenance cleaning is quick and easy with alcohol swabs also included in the starter kit.

The EasySlate system comes packaged in a custom 10.5” X 7.5” compact, black, nylon bag with loop handle complete with individual slate dividers and pockets for markers, swabs, and cleaning cloth.

PRODUCTION SLATE:
Modeled after traditional slates, this slate has fields useful for shooting scripted scenes. Great for Independent films, or “run & gun” style documentary shooting when budget counts and in the field ease of use is a must.

BACK FOCUS CHART:
Ensuring critical back focus is crucial for today’s high definition cameras. This easy to use Back Focus Chart is a valuable tool that will help you set your camera’s back focus.

INTERVIEW SLATE:
This Slate was designed for slating interviews, and has fields for documenting the most commonly needed information for post-production or future reference. Don’t waste your time in post-production looking for proper spellings and titles of interviewees. Slate it on-site and confidently move on knowing that it can be recalled in post production as easily as the interview you are shooting.

NOTES:
Production situations vary, and so can the information needed for slating. This card is useful area for documenting shooting conditions, type of camera used, FPS, picture profiles, changes made to default styles, “best take” indications, messages to the editor, and shooter contact information. It’s up to you how this is used.

  • Makes it easy and convenient to slate wherever you shoot.
  • Comes with a custom heavy duty carrying case for easy storage.
  • Durable; lightweight; can be written on with dry erase markers.
  • Ensures proper identification of shots, scenes, and interviews.
  • Smaller and lighter than traditional clapper boards.
  • Increases post-production efficiency.
  • Saves time during logging by cross referencing shots with scripts and shot logs.
  • Includes a unique Interview Slate - not found on clapper boards.
  • Document the correct spelling and titles of interviewees.
  • Helps editors visually locate shots while searching in FF or REW.
  • Footage that is clearly labeled is easier to work with.

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