They have also sold Titan sets to several freelance gaffers, to a director shooting corporate training videos as well as to some e-commerce businesses dealing with fashion / clothing … for their ongoing photoshoots. SUNSTUDIOS works closely with universities and educational establishments including AFTRS – the Australian File & TV Radio School – Australia’s national screen arts and broadcast academy, known for its rigorous selection of ‘featured’ products made available for students’ project use. They have recently purchased both Titan and Helios
(the half metre version) kits.
Before committing to purchasing Astera, AFTRS did an in-depth evaluation including colour tests, output tests, usability, etc., alongside all the competitor brands over a few months … and selected Astera as the best product option.
SUNSTUDIOS has recently added Astera Hyperion (the 2-metre version) Tubes to rental stock.
While the Coronavirus pandemic has had a profound and disruptive effect on the industry as a whole, Zoltan explains that SUNSTUDIOS has been very lucky and kept operating throughout the period, with strict Covid protocols in place to prioritises the health and safety of staff and clientele. Since June, they have been offering the same levels of superlative customer service and support for which they are known industry-wide.