BURBANK, Calif., Nov. 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- CINEMILLS CORPORATION (CMC) (www.cinemills.com), a leading manufacturer of HMI lighting, incandescent studio lighting and the highly acclaimed LED "soft- light", CINESOFT® (http://cinemills.com/cinesoft.html), today announced that it has acquired a controlling interest of LED-Z, LLC. (www.led-z.com), an award winning leader in the production of LED technology for the Entertainment industry. The move represents a powerful and strategic partnership, designed to bolster confidence among members of an ever changing and evolving industry. CINEMILLS has been a benchmark for Film and Television lighting technology since the seventies.
of the prestigious Black Diamond Award for excellence in green
technology, LED-Z® continues to remain the market leader, offering high
power output, superior color accuracy, and dim ability, while
maintaining low power consumption. These fixtures are currently demanded
by cutting edge Motion Picture and Television professionals.
is at the forefront of technology with its superior quality,
durability, innovative designs, and detailed engineering which
outperform all competing LED products. I have spent many years lighting
sets, in Hollywood, and LED-Z's are among the best, high-end lighting tools in the world," said Michael J. Walsh
(CLT) and Head of Technical Support for CINEMILLS. Mr. Walsh went on
to state, "We are very excited to have the complete LED-Z line of
products to supplement the CINEMILLS CINESOFT LED technology, using true
combined Daylight and Tungsten Diodes."
ultimate goal is to continue to produce high quality LED fixtures which
close the gap between conventional 200-400W HMI fixtures. LED-Z's are
far more cost effective over time and will last 50-60,000 hours, with
more consistent results than any other LED fixture in its category.
LED-Z is committed to the manufacturing of 'Earth friendly' products
that are designed to greatly reduce our carbon foot print," commented Karl Schultz, Partner and Chief Engineer of the LED-Z LLC.
this new partnership, CINEMILLS and LED-Z® can now provide our
customers, around the world, with a complete line of 'key light and soft
light' solutions perfectly engineered, with our clients in mind, while
serving the needs and specifications of our industry," said Marcos M. De Mattos, President of CMC.
CMC and LED-Z® products are designed in Burbank, California, USA, with the input of Hollywood
technicians and offer full warranty, as well as a low price guarantee
by an American company dedicated to offering high quality products and
responsive after-market support at the best possible prices.
winning, LED-Z® products are the first, high powered, LED lighting
systems in the world designed for the television broadcast and motion
picture industries. LED-Z® is committed to excellence in craftsmanship
and manufacturing known for its minimalistic design that combines form
and function, LED-Z® continues to develop and innovate. Visit www.led-z.com for details.
CORPORATION is the recipient of numerous Film and Television technical
achievement awards for lighting. Most notably an Academy Award
(Technical Achievement - Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences).
CINEMILLS has serviced the motion picture and television industries with
its famous trade mark "SILVER BULLET" HMI and Tungsten equipment for
over 35 years with strong commitments to lighting professionals. Known
for their reliability, durability and performance, Lighting Designers
from all over the world put CINEMILLS lights to the test under the
harshest conditions. CINEMILLS is a name that stands for quality, pride,
and excellence! Visit www.cinemills.com for details.
2021 N. Lincoln Street
Burbank, California 91504
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