Syrp 8 Magic Carpet
Pou Auaha / Creative DirectorsChris Thomson, Ben Ryan
Ringatoi Matua / Design DirectorChris Thomson
Kaitautoko / ContributorLiz Richardson
Ngā Kaimahi / Team MembersChris Thomson, Nick Baker, Christian Tucker
The judges were captured by the Magic Carpet’s clarity of purpose, commitment to filmmaking values and quality of design. The product embodies an informed empathy with customer interests in an understated, elegantly designed and precision-engineered format. Aesthetically on cue and ergonomically intuitive this years Purple Pin winner was a standout performance in a quality packed field of entries.
The magic carpet was designed for independent filmmakers looking for a portable, simple to use system to get tracking shots. It sets a new benchmark in performance and usability for independent film-making tools, and promises to bridge the gap between enthusiast and pro.