Your equipment plays an important role in the professional finish and efficiency of your production . Let the ScriptShade™ Mattebox help you achieve both these goals.
We know memorizing lines can be a challenge in any production. With the ScriptShade™ Mattebox reading script is easy. It is however more than just a Teleprompter. First and foremost it is a professional Wide Angle Mattebox complete with french flag for increased light control.
The ScriptShade™ Mattebox is perfect for high quality video and full frame cameras, all you need to do is let your production requirements decide if it is a Teleprompter or Mattebox.
The ScriptShade™ Mattebox achieves all of these requirements and at an affordable price for your production budget. The simple but innovative design facilitates a super fast setup from Mattebox to Teleprompter and back again. And, because of the size and lightweight it can easily fit into your bag. Preparing script is also breeze as the ScriptShade™ Mattebox is compatible with your phone or tablet.
Flexibility was another of our key objectives. Not just in switching from Mattebox to Teleprompter but also where your Teleprompter could be used. Unlike traditional Teleprompters, the ScriptShade™ Mattebox has no boundaries. Mount it to a stabilizer rig and open the door to a new world in script reading. Stationery or in motion, indoors or outdoor, script reading is now easy.
Whether your a blogger, preparing a corporate video or a professional film production the ScriptShade™ Mattebox is for you.
The ScriptShade™ Mattebox consists of a Wide Angle Mattebox complete with French Flag, the ScriptShade hood, Teleprompter glass, glass bracket holder and (2) phone brackets.
Additionally, the KIT includes all the attachments required for using the Mattebox with lenses 82mm or less (Genus 82mm Step Up Ring Set and Genus 82mm Adapter Ring).
A Height Extension Bracket is also included to allow for different cameras
Frequently Asked Questions
Can I use filters with the ScriptShade™ Mattebox?
Yes you can. The ScriptShade™ Mattebox is a professional Wide Angle Mattebox complete with French Flag. It has two filter trays which allow for the use of 4x4 filters. One is a 360 degree rotating tray with friction adjustment so you have full control of the rotating speed. To assist in judging the position of your filter there are audible clicks every 90 degree rotation. We have also made the front tray slightly wider to minimize the risk of clipping when used with full frame cameras or wide angle lenses.
What size camera lenses will fit the ScriptShade™ Mattebox?
The rear opening of the ScriptShade™ is 105mm. The Mattebox accommodates lenses up to 95mm with the use of Nuns Knickers.
If your lens has an outer thread of 86mm or less there is the additional choice of attaching the ScriptShade™ Mattebox using the clip-on-mode.
Is the ScriptShade Mattebox easy to attach to your camera?
Yes it is very easy. For lenses with threads 86mm and under, attach the Adapter ring (and Step Up Ring if needed), click into the back of the Mattebox and tighten. You are ready to go.
For larger lens, Insert the Nuns Knickers Adapter ring into the back of the Mattebox and secure around your camera.
How long will it take to convert the mattebox to a teleprompter?
It will take about 60secs to convert the Mattebox to a Teleprompter.
What software do I need to use as a Teleprompter?
Software to operate the Teleprompter can be downloaded free of charge. After you have downloaded to your phone or tablet you are ready to go.
Script can be easily copied from a document into the software application for display on the Teleprompter