Portaprompt Q1 Kit Launches


UK teleprompting specialist Portaprompt are delighted to announce several new additions to their product range available for hire or sales.

The new releases include:
·    15” ultra-compact lightweight folding prompter hood for up to 15” size displays. The new hood can be folded and  combined with a 15” monitor, reflector and camera rigging all of which can be fitted in an airline cabin bag with room to spare providing a very flexible and portable

·    New MicroPrompt with high brightness (1000 NITS for outdoor, sunlit prompting) 7” display, hood and rigging. Suitable for both DSLR and Conventional Video style cameras


·    A new ENG mounting plate. This features 3 sliding plates which can be repositioned on the rods to provide the flexibility for a very wide range of cameras to be easily rigged and balanced with our prompters.

·    A new designed 24” Premium prompting monitor for both indoor and outdoor broadcast applications. The key features are its lowered weight and low power consumption. It can be powered through


·    Integral “Tally Lamps” on all new Premium and Quasar Prompter Displays for presenter confidence

Portaprompt chief designer Miles Kingsbury comments “all the products that we design and bring to market are driven by real feedback from our customers, our own hire department and our regular freelancer operators. Initial responses have been very positive and we will of course listen to the market for ways to make continued improvements to our line-up”

Portaprompt offer 36 month warranty on all hardware
From the 1st February 2014 Portaprompt are offering a 36 month, return to base, warranty on all its hardware products. Portaprompt’s Jim Keating says “one of our core strengths is the reliability of our kit which is used extensively in our own hire business. To provide an even stronger offer to our end user customers and we have decided to offer with immediate effect an additional 12 months warranty on all our hardware”


About Portaprompt
Portaprompt is a family run teleprompting company based in High Wycombe, England .Founded in 1976 we developed the world's first digital teleprompter (which won us a technical Emmy) and have continued to be at the forefront of teleprompting or autocuing ever since prompting many household name shows. We have a very busy hire service, with and without operator, and a sales operation both of which support programmes all over the globe. Our innovative products have been designed with input from operators, customers and presenters which has resulted in high quality equipment and software which is straightforward to use and able to cope with the rigours of travel with the utmost reliability and portability. We are a member of the IABM, Guild of Television Cameramen and the Institute of Videography