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Gotta love feedback like this...

“I'm a big fan of your french flags, and I keep one in my ditty bag at all times. Can't tell you how often it's saved the day when there's a flare right when we're about to roll. Here it is on a panaflex last weekend!"   Benjamin Tubb We LOVE the fact that Ben is stil [...]

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We got ourselves a patent!

We got ourselves a patent! Our clever inventor and company owner John Mans has just been formally recognized for one of his original designs, with the U.S Patent and Trademark Office issuing a utility patent for the snazzy COMPACT lens shade. The baby brother or, as we sometimes prefer to call it, “Son of Dinkum” lens [...]

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Dinkum just keeps growing and growing...

The past months have been a bit of a whirlwind, with two major trade shows under our belts (the NAB Show in Las Vegas and CineGear at Paramount Studios in LA) and a trip out West to do multiple new store installations.  Our dealer network continues to grow and grow, allowing us to get our camera accessories directly [...]

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Keeping shots of Vernon Davis drizzle free...

When you're shooting a star like San Francisco 49ers champion Vernon Davis, the last thing you want is drizzle hitting your lens.  Dinkum Systems owner and inventor John Mans didn't need to worry about that problem on a shoot for Travelchannel's "Trip Flip", with his handy COMPACT lens shade poking its head out from under [...]

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Brilliant video from one of our customers - with a twist!

You know when you say to customers, "...hey, feel free to send us images of you using our gear in the field, if we post it you'll be rewarded" and then someone blows your tiny mind with a hilarious and inventive video? Nope, nor did we! The bar has been set pretty high now, we [...]

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Fantastic review of our DSLR lens shade and camera mount!

We love waking up to find another absolute stonker of a review for our COMPACT lens shade for DSLRs and the awesome ActionPod camera mount.  We've always been impressed by the time and effort Caleb Pike takes with his DSLR Video Shooter blog and have personally benefited from his previous posts giving top tips on [...]

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ActionPod review by the Yardbless Pro team

Spreading the word about our super useful ActionPod camera accessory, the team at Yardbless Pro have put together an awesome video review for the Spanish speaking film community.  The functionality of this camera mount is clear in any language, with Yardbless Pro pointing to the multiple uses as a monitor mount, for microphones and as an [...]

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Dinkum Systems hits New York Fashion Week with Getty

Dinkum Systems had to spruce up a little for an appearance at New York Fashion Week after photographer Wendell Teodoro - snapping images for Getty - discovered the ActionPod is an “…amazing accessories for strobe, and flash photography bracketing".  Yet another reason professional photographers are snapping up the super useful system of camera mounts and [...]

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World #1 MMA & UFC Middle Weight Champ Loves Our Mount

When UFC Middleweight Anderson Silva wants to use our mount with GoPro during training, who are we to disagree??  Yet another cool application for our trusty little mount that will go anywhere...

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Learning DSLR feels the Dinkum love

A cracking review of our trusty ActionPod mount and COMPACT lens shade from LearningDSLR.com. http://learningdslr.com/2013/01/review-flaredinkum-compact-and-dinkum-actionpod/

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