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Check Out the Orbiter 270 3.0 Stadium at NAB & Shoot Down the Death Star:

Check Out the Orbiter 270 3.0 Stadium at NAB & Shoot Down the Death Star:

Seriously how bad boy does this Camera Stabilization Systems from Orbiter look. Manios Digital & Film debuted the new and upgraded Orbiter 270 3.0 Stadium at NAB Stand C9539. The Orbiter 270 3.0 Stadium allows camera operators to work in tight spaces in sports venues without obstructing spectator sightlines; Sharpshooter captures rocket launches and other […]

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Wondlan at NAB With Wireless Monitor Follow Focus Controllers & Synthesis BMCC Camera Rigs:

Wondlan at NAB With Wireless Monitor Follow Focus Controllers & Synthesis BMCC Camera Rigs:

Wondlan will have a booth at NAB 2014 and have on hand their current product line of production gear, as well as introducing their Freedom Series Wireless Monitor Follow Focus controllers and Synthesis BMCC camera rigs. If you are tired of being tethered to a camera assistant for focus pulls, want wireless video out to […]

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LUUV Plug & Play Camera Stabiliser For GoPro Cameras & Smartphones:

LUUV Plug & Play Camera Stabiliser For GoPro Cameras & Smartphones:

LUUV is an odd looking thing, but that funky design allegedly adds to the stability of it. The LUUV is billed as the world’s first plug and play camera stabiliser for GoPro and smartphones. With LUUV you can shoot steady footage at any time with your actioncam, smartphone and compact digital camera.It’s unique design provides […]

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Solid Camera Big Feature Kit For Sony F5 and F55 Cameras:

Solid Camera Big Feature Kit For Sony F5 and F55 Cameras:

Solid Camera have a rigging solution, a big solution for the Sony F5 and F55 cameras. Watch on as Chris Marino explains the Solid Camera’s completely open and flexible platform, that allows you to configure your camera system any which way you choose. With no tools required to adjust any component of the system, this […]

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If You Think The Most Versatile Camera Rig Looks Familiar… It’s Because It Is:

If You Think The Most Versatile Camera Rig Looks Familiar… It’s Because It Is:

It’s billed as “The most versatile camera rig on the market”, and if it looks familiar… Well that’s because it is. The MANtini Rover is a camera shoulder stabilizer and tabletop dolly combined into one compact device being offered on Kickstarter, but a short time ago on another crowd funding site it was the MANtini […]

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Camera RZR a One Of a Kind Off-Road Mobile Crane Camera Rig:

Camera RZR a One Of a Kind Off-Road Mobile Crane Camera Rig:

utvunderground.com has a cool write up about an RZR 1000 Polaris fitted out with The Ultimate Arm by the Mob from The Factory. The Camera RZR off-road mobile crane camera rig was used during the filming of the Polaris Industries 2015 Snowmobile video. Using a modified 2014 Polaris RZR XP 1000 as a foundation, the […]

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The Camera Hire Company Use 34 Canon 5D MKIII Cameras For a Bullet Time Style Rig:

The Camera Hire Company Use 34 Canon 5D MKIII Cameras For a Bullet Time Style Rig:

Bullet Time might be a registered trademark with Warner Bros. going back to The Matrix days, but the techniques are around about 35ish years old. With a hat tip to the past and the history lesson done, we will call The Camera Hire Company’s camera rig a Time Slice rig. But you get the picture […]

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Gimbalgunner is a Cross-Over Shoulder Rig & Brushless Gimbal Camera Rig:

Gimbalgunner is a Cross-Over Shoulder Rig & Brushless Gimbal Camera Rig:

OK ignore all the blatant workplace health and safety breaches and focus on that Gimbalgunner camera rig suspended off that organ donor hanging out the boot of that car. The gimbalgunner is a cross-over shoulder rig and brushless gimbal. Photographer and filmer Georges van Wensveen developed the gimbalgunner to easily make smooth and straight shots […]

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Absolute Monster XXL Motion Control Rig Does 8 Axis:

Absolute Monster XXL Motion Control Rig Does 8 Axis:

Short sweet and to the point… Self declared mad scientist of art and engineering, Matthew Huber has a beast on his hands with the XXL Motion Control camera rig that handles 8 Axis. Quick stopmotion video motion test of my new 8 axis camera MoCo. X axis = 29″, Y axis = 39″, Z axis […]

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Comodo Orbit Camera Rig Drops in Under 10 Days:

Comodo Orbit Camera Rig Drops in Under 10 Days:

Bowens, in just over 9 days will launch Comodo Orbit, their camera stabilisation device invented by Leonard Retel Helmrich and designed to provide photographers and cinematographers a radical new ‘single shot’ cinematic option. Orbit, the brainchild of multi-award-winning Dutch film director Leonard Retel Helmrich, enables users to shoot a scene in a single take using […]

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Cineglide 5 in 1 PVC Camera Rig… Yep You Read That Right:

Cineglide 5 in 1 PVC Camera Rig… Yep You Read That Right:

Ummm so… Just going to leave this PVC 5 in 1 DIY style camera rig that is running a Kickfarter…..Errr Kickstarter campaign here. If it’s gone when I get back, no questions will be asked. The Cineglide is a revolutionary, 5 in 1 camera rig, with the goal of being the most affordable and versatile […]

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The Novo Camera & Novo Stabilized Mounted on The Radcam RC Car:

The Novo Camera & Novo Stabilized Mounted on The Radcam RC Car:

For your weekend viewing pleasure: Radiant Images married up the Novo camera and a Novo Stabilized, and mounted it on a Radcam RC car. Did you know those Radcam cars are about $24,500… Add that to the Nova camera and it’s a fair bit of moula running around on that rig. Please see Radiant Images […]

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Genus GoPro Cage For The Original GoPro Hero 3 is Now Only $75:

Genus GoPro Cage For The Original GoPro Hero 3 is Now Only $75:

The popular Genus GoPro Cage for the original GoPro Hero 3 is now only $75 for a limited time. Genus has a limited number of cages for the original GoPro 3 camera available. Only $75 dollars including shipping! Grab yourself a bargain whilst stocks last. Note this cage is only compatible with GoPro 3 camera […]

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The ergocine Flyweight Rig is Ambidextrous for Right & Left Handed Cameramen:

The ergocine Flyweight Rig is Ambidextrous for Right & Left Handed Cameramen:

Years ago Ikegami had a camera that had a viewfinder that could swing both ways, so left handed cameramen could go about their left handed business. Now we see ergocine have sprung a camera rig that is ambidextrous and can swing both ways too. The ergocine flyweight rig, offers a affordable, highly configurable, aesthetically pleasing, […]

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Unique Views From MiG Planes With Special GoPro Mounts:

Unique Views From MiG Planes With Special GoPro Mounts:

Ex Russian Air Force Pilot Artur Sarkisyan, and now a member of world famous aerobatic teams such as the “Russian Knights”, “Swifts”, and “Rus” shows off some very special footage of a MiG-31 Foxhound, plus other Soviet and Russian air force planes in action. Artur makes special mounts for Gopro cameras to get clever and […]

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Espy ROV 360 Degree Camera Rig With 6 GoPro Cameras:

Espy ROV 360 Degree Camera Rig With 6 GoPro Cameras:

The Dale Wakeham designed Espy camera rig available from 360 Heros is a remote operated vehicle (ROV) that is used to monitor marine environments through underwater observations. Mr Wakeham claims the Espy will outdate the current human diver based survey process in almost every application. Adding it is more effective, more reliable, cheaper, safer and […]

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ARRI PCA for SONY PMW F5 F55 Camera Feature Tour:

ARRI PCA for SONY PMW F5 F55 Camera Feature Tour:

ARRI PCA show off their range of accessaries for the SONY PMW F5 and F55 cameras… ARRI PCA offers a range of accessories for the Sony F5 / F55 in the form of a dedicated 15 mm LWS base plate; shoulder pad; accessory top plate; handle; and Sony viewfinder adapter. These dedicated accessories improve ergonomics […]

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Manfrotto SYMPLA 2.0 Now With 16 More Rig Combos:

Manfrotto SYMPLA 2.0 Now With 16 More Rig Combos:

So Manfrotto has taken their SYMPLA camera gear range to the next level and called it 2.0… Fun fact SYMPLA is of course Simple in italian but it’s Shinpura from the Japanese press release we have. The Manfrotto SYMPLA 2.0 line up now consists of a total of 16 products. Here is a little taste […]

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Ginirigs BMPC Cage Sneak Peek:

Ginirigs BMPC Cage Sneak Peek:

Ginirigs have slipped out a quick look at their cage for the BMPC… That is all. Please see Ginirigs for more information about their BMPC cage.

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ikan Hoverfly and BumbleBee Camera Rigs at the Drawing Board:

ikan Hoverfly and BumbleBee Camera Rigs at the Drawing Board:

The filmmaker video series from ikan called The Drawing Board hits number two with two of their camera rigs. When it comes to small to mid-sized camcorders and DSLR’s, stabilization and smooth camera movements are difficult to achieve with a handheld set-up. To take your footage to the next level and add professional refinement to […]

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DimpleSticks a Meccano Approach to a Camera Rig:

DimpleSticks a Meccano Approach to a Camera Rig:

Loved playing with your Meccano set as a kid? Great… keep that model construction dream alive now that you are older and into cameras with your very own DimpleSticks connection system. The heart of the DimpleSticks system are the DimpleSticks-compatible 15mm iris rods, and the DimpleSticks block. These two parts connect to form rigid, rotation-resistant […]

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Smoove Rock Digimove DIY Runner: They Are All Brushless Gimbal Camera Rigs:

Smoove Rock Digimove DIY Runner: They Are All Brushless Gimbal Camera Rigs:

Five more brushless gimbal camera rigs for your viewing pleasure. The Smoove, the Rock, the Digimove, a DIY, and the Runner brushless gimbal camera rig make up the latest in a long line of 2 / 3 axis rigs. Some of the rigs cater for DSLR cameras, while others RED Scarlet and EPIC cameras. Smoove […]

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100 gStabi H10 Brushless Gimbal Camera Rigs Made For REDusers:

100 gStabi H10 Brushless Gimbal Camera Rigs Made For REDusers:

Over on REDuser DoP Tonaci has alerted everyone that there is a group buy in happening for a gStabi H10 Brushless Gimbal Camera Rig. 100 gStabi rigs are being made just for the REDuser offer. The gStabi H10, 3 axis digital stabilized camera system comes from the Gremsy team who are based in Vietnam. The […]

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3 Very Different Camera Stabilised Camera Rigs:

3 Very Different Camera Stabilised Camera Rigs:

Three very different approaches to getting smooth camera vision. A brushless gimbal rig in the KORE X1, an EXO electric camera dolly kitted out with a flight head compact, and a little SteadiGO all give each Camera Op the smoothest vision available to them for the project. X1 GYRO STABILIZER – PROMO TEASER – SKATERS […]

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Super Amazing Camera Rigs Used for this Toyota Corolla TVC:

Super Amazing Camera Rigs Used for this Toyota Corolla TVC:

Not too long ago it was so easy to whisper out loud “Playstation” while watching movies and TVC’s that had game like CGI effects. Thankfully VFX companies like LA based Section Studios have visuals dialed so well it’s hard to tell CGI from the real deal. Section Studios recently worked on a Toyota Corolla TVC […]

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edelkrone PocketSHOT:

edelkrone PocketSHOT:

Four comments on YouTube so far; two postive and two not so glowing for the edelkrone baby camera rig; the PocketSHOT. One comment says too expensive and then this comment from YouTube user Dave Patterson: Just what every soccer mom needs for her DV handycam. A stabilizer, folding, shoulder mount, prosumer thing. Not quite good […]

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Mastor 3-Axis Gimbal Pronghorn PN1 & the Sailfish Greyhound and Cheetah Brushless Gimbal Rigs:

Mastor 3-Axis Gimbal Pronghorn PN1 & the Sailfish Greyhound and Cheetah Brushless Gimbal Rigs:

Mastor Technology / also known as Mastor have been very busy whipping out camera rigs with brushless gimbals. If you shoot on an iPhone or other smartphones, a GoPro 1, 2, 3, 3+, Sony HDR-AS15, a DSLR, or a Blackmagic camera, then Mastor have a brushless gimbal camera rig they want you to use. The […]

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Tilta ES-T07 Blackmagic Camera Rig Available From ikan

Tilta ES-T07 Blackmagic Camera Rig Available From ikan

When camera gear maker Tilta disappeared from the American market scene, it was ikan that put their hand up to keep the Chinese made products flowing there. You can see why ikan wanted to have Tilta as part of their stable. Tilta’s ES-T07 was designed specifically for the Blackmagic Cinema Camera (and now the Blackmagic […]

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More Brushless Gimbal Camera Setups Including One On a Funky Shoulder Mounted Camera Rig:

More Brushless Gimbal Camera Setups Including One On a Funky Shoulder Mounted Camera Rig:

About every two weeks we have revisited the search engines and looked for the latest brushless gimbal offerings. For every six brushless gimbal camera rigs we put on Cinescopophilia another three are so bad we just can’t include them. This time however we have a mix of larger rigs that can take a RED sized […]

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Phil Arntz Reviews The Genus GoPro Cage and Blows One Up:

Phil Arntz Reviews The Genus GoPro Cage and Blows One Up:

Gear reviewer Phil Artnz has had a 3 minute gander at the Genus GoPro Cage. Well by gander we mean he blew one up. No seriously he did… See Genustech for more information about their Genus GoPro Cage.

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The $30,000 Super-8 XLi Aerial Camera Rig:

The $30,000 Super-8 XLi Aerial Camera Rig:

Take it all in… Now wipe that drool from your mouth, and have another look at the $30,000 Super-8 XLi aerial camera rig from superstudio aircam. The new platform is built around cameras such as the Red Epic / Scarlet or Sony FS700. The camera gimbal is built for easy change of cameras and optics […]

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7 Brushless Gimbal Handheld Camera Rigs For Your RED Camera:

7 Brushless Gimbal Handheld Camera Rigs For Your RED Camera:

Go big or go home was that saying back in the 90′s… Fast forward to the present and that saying could hold up to the ever expanding and ever bristling brushless gimbal handheld camera market. Here are seven brushless gimbal handheld camera rigs that have or are allegedly joining the steady camera market. Rottor Arrny […]

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VariZoom FlowCam 5 is a 3 Axis Gimbal Stabilizer:

VariZoom FlowCam 5 is a 3 Axis Gimbal Stabilizer:

VariZoom is getting a slice of that brushless gimbal camera rig market with their FlowCam 5 a 3 axis gimbal stabilizer. VariZoom will have a couple of different configurations. A “one man mode” allows the operator to turn left and right up to about 40 degrees without the camera changing its direction and then once […]

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Pssst Want to See That Novo Camera Running on a Custom Brushless Gimbal Camera Rig?

Pssst Want to See That Novo Camera Running on a Custom Brushless Gimbal Camera Rig?

That Novo camera rig… You know the GoPro camera developed by Radiant Images and View Factor Studios; that supersized that little camera… and then some, is now running around on a custom brushless gimbal camera rig. Recently Radiant Images teamed up with Cinematographer Matthew Libatique to test out the Novo camera. The entire video was […]

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Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera Gyromatic Go2x Brushless Gimbal Stabiliser:

Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera Gyromatic Go2x Brushless Gimbal Stabiliser:

They guys over at Gyromatic have worked like beavers and nutted out a brushless gimbal stabiliser for the Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera, and added it to the Go2x camera rig family. So if you remember the Go2x rig was originally best suited for the GoPro cameras, but now Gyromatic have decided to take the “Go […]

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Panasonic Ultra Wide Angle Camera System UWCS Gives a 64:9 Panoramic Image:

Panasonic Ultra Wide Angle Camera System UWCS Gives a 64:9 Panoramic Image:

Like at NAB 2013, Panasonic demonstrated their unique ultra-wide angle camera system (UWCS) that stitches together the images of four High Definition Cameras in real time to create a dramatic 64:9 160 degree panoramic image, at the Integrate exhibition held in Sydney Australia. Mathew Alexander, Product Marketing Manager – Broadcast, Panasonic Australia, said: “The ultra-wide […]

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Ummm So The Modular Chrosziel CustomCage Has Been Visited by the DVCity Fairy:

Ummm So The Modular Chrosziel CustomCage Has Been Visited by the DVCity Fairy:

So here is the thing, the Chrosziel CustomCage came about after much consultation with filmmakers. On a forum set up exclusively by Chrosziel consulting and encouraging rig requirement insights, one of the outcomes has been the CustomCage. The look, the feel, the colours, the size, the shape, in fact let’s just say the complete design […]

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Tooga FloCam Modular Camera Stabilizer with Bendable Arm:

Tooga FloCam Modular Camera Stabilizer with Bendable Arm:

The Tooga FloCam includes a bendable counterweight arm and stackable weights. Using the weights, the operator gets balance in the “ballpark”, then adjusts the bendable arm to make fine tune adjustments until perfect balance is achieved. Set-up time with the Tooga FloCam can take less than 1 minute. “The intuitive method of manipulating the FloCam’s […]

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CandyCam SkyHook Aerial Camera Rig:

CandyCam SkyHook Aerial Camera Rig:

One company to keep an eye on is CandyCam an outfit made up of inventors, designers, and artists out of Kansas City USA. CandyCam currently have the SkyHook an aerial robotic camera platform, and it Looks like more rigs and gear will follow from them. CandyCam SkyHook Quick Specifications: target price: under $20k operation area: […]

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ikan Release That USB Control Grip For Your DSLR With a DragonFly Rig:

ikan Release That USB Control Grip For Your DSLR With a DragonFly Rig:

We followed the ikan Lanc based USB Control Grip (DSLR Controller) Version 1 HERE and Revised Version 2 HERE. Now guess what? ikan have finally placed a NEW sticker on it and put it up for sale along with the DragonFly Handheld Rig in a combo system. ikan DragonFly Handheld Rig with USB Control Grip […]

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ikan BlackFly Cinema Camera Handheld Rig:

ikan BlackFly Cinema Camera Handheld Rig:

The ikan BlackFly camera rig is specifically built for the Blackmagic Cinema Camera. ikan’s 15mm rail system is purpose designed for the Blackmagic Cinema Camera to improve user comfort and stability and provide for plenty of accessory mounting options. The 15mm rail system allows for easy attachment of external power solutions, a matte box and […]

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The FILMCITY I-Shoot Shoulder Rig:

The FILMCITY I-Shoot Shoulder Rig:

CineCity have a shoulder mounted camera rig they like to call the FILMCITY I-Shoot shoulder rig. The camera rig will set you back $377 and comes with its own case. FILMCITY I-Shoot shoulder rig FEATURES: Lightweight solution with professional features. Features 15mm industry standard rods to support professional accessories such as follow focus systems or […]

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3-Axis Brushless Gimbal Camera Rig From China For $1,000 Delivered:

3-Axis Brushless Gimbal Camera Rig From China For $1,000 Delivered:

Yes a squirt over a grand will get you a 3-axis brushless gimbal camera rig suitable for handheld DSLR filmmaking. Even less dollars for a kit version; you just supply the controller board. On the popular Chinese wholesale marketplace website Aliexpress at the time of print we can see 102 people have pre-ordered the FamousHobby […]

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100 Sony Xperia Z smartphone Spiral Camera Rig But We Want More:

100 Sony Xperia Z smartphone Spiral Camera Rig But We Want More:

OK let’s talk the 100 Sony Xperia Z smartphone Spiral Camera Rig. What do the handsets retail for? A quick look around says you can pick one of the 5″ display screen, 13 megapixel camera, Sony Xperia Z smartphones for around $550. Now that is 100 x $550 making it a $55,000 rig in phone […]

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BeSteady One Brushless Gimbal Rig Wanted 25K & Got Over 210K:

BeSteady One Brushless Gimbal Rig Wanted 25K & Got Over 210K:

Brushless Gimbals man, the Lego version… Picture it… Lust for it. Seriously that is probably on the cards in someones mind right now but until that happen then there are other brushless gimbal camera rigs like the BeSteady One which have been kicking serious goals and making lots of pockets lighter. BeSteady One ran an […]

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SkyPoint Visuals Freakin Swinging Brushless Gimbal Camera Rig:

SkyPoint Visuals Freakin Swinging Brushless Gimbal Camera Rig:

Ooooooh man swing bikes and a custom made brushless gimbal hand held camera rig from SkyPoint Visuals. It is a first test to boot, still dialing it in they say… Can you say crackalackin! Using the custom made rig combined with a Nikon D800 camera, PARLINX setup, and SmallHD monitor the Deep Roots Media crew […]

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Gyromatic Go2X Brushless Gimbal Stabilizer For Your GoPro:

Gyromatic Go2X Brushless Gimbal Stabilizer For Your GoPro:

Meet the Go2X, it is a grip handle style brushless gimbal camera rig for your GoPro camera. Coming soon will be a similar unit for the Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera too. Now the Gyromatic Go2X brushless gimbal Pro package is fitted with a thumbstick allowing you to manipulate the GoPro camera angle in both pitch […]

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Innovative Game Changer Shoulder Rig From Rhino Rig:

Innovative Game Changer Shoulder Rig From Rhino Rig:

You read the title right, but that’s their weasel words not ours. Anyway the modular Rhino Rig Shoulder Camera Rig is a Kickstarter thingo that is blazing it up: The Rhino Rig is an innovative shoulder rig, a culmination of art and engineering for its product category. In the past few years, the exploding camera […]

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Panavision P0rn Including Their Panavised F55 Camera:

Panavision P0rn Including Their Panavised F55 Camera:

Put the dog outside, lock the doors, set the lights low, the phone on silent, and have a little you break because it’s Panavision camera p0rn time: Watch as Panavision Hollywood’s prep floor is transformed for our recent open house where we demonstrated the Sony F55 digital camera outfitted with Panavision accessories and lenses. Please […]

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Ready To Order Colibri Brushless Gimbal With a RED EPIC No Dramas:

Ready To Order Colibri Brushless Gimbal With a RED EPIC No Dramas:

Brushless Gimbal, RED EPIC, camera rig, three axis, stabilization… That and low cost is all you want to hear right? Well Colibri think they have you covered with their Brushless Gimbal camera rig with all of those. Now I read someone slag all but one Brushless Gimbal camera rig maker off as Mom and Pop […]

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Shape DSLR Cage For Blackmagic Pocket Camera:

Shape DSLR Cage For Blackmagic Pocket Camera:

OK for some reason DSLR is included, but anyway Canadian camera gear maker Shape have their DSLR CAGE FOR BLACKMAGIC POCKET up for Pre Order. DSLR aside, at least Shape know it’s written as Blackmagic and not BlackMagic, or Black Magic or any of the many variations like just about everyone else including a few […]

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Genus GoPro Cage Has a 52mm Filter Thread Built In & 40 Mounting Positions:

Genus GoPro Cage Has a 52mm Filter Thread Built In & 40 Mounting Positions:

The Genus GoPro Cage is available in two colours, black and champagne and has a 52mm filter thread built right into the cage which you can use for protective and effects filters, as well as lens adaptors. Along with the 52mm inbuilt thread, the Genus GoPro Cage also sports a staggering 40 different mounting options. […]

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4 Wooden Camera Videos With New Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera Gear:

4 Wooden Camera Videos With New Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera Gear:

Wooden Camera have dropped new Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera accessories and four videos showing the gear off in all its glory. Wooden camera have taken care of audio, power, and rigging options for the Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera as well as a MFT to PL adapter for those wanting to pop the big boy glass […]

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MotionLock Brushless Gimbal Camera Rig Handles the RED EPIC:

MotionLock Brushless Gimbal Camera Rig Handles the RED EPIC:

MotionLock is another one of those brushless gimbal camera rigs with a twist. The made to order custom built MotionLock handheld gyro-stabilized gimbal handles camera weights from DSLR cameras right up to the large sized cameras such as the RED Epic. In fact the MotionLock will tote camera configurations up to 4.5kg / 10lbs. MotionLock […]

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Lensse GP2 and GP3 GoPro Camera Cages:

Lensse GP2 and GP3 GoPro Camera Cages:

Lensse Camera Support Systems has launched a line of rugged GoPro Hero2 and Hero3 aluminium cages. The GP2 and GP3 Lensse camera cages are constructed from high quality aluminium, to enable the cage to be accident, impact, drop and crush resistant. The GP2 and GP3 cages allow the mounting of the GoPro cameras to any […]

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$96 ROXOR Tactical Cage For GoPro Cameras:

$96 ROXOR Tactical Cage For GoPro Cameras:

Don’t need much info on the ROXOR Tactical Cage For GoPro Cameras, because well hey it just costs $95.99. The ROXOR Tactical Cage for GoPro cameras is cost effective and handy to have when you need to mount your GoPro and have it hold up to professional motion picture standards. Or something like that. ROXOR […]

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$89 GoPro Cage From CineShark:

$89 GoPro Cage From CineShark:

CineShark have an $89 GoPro cage coming out. OK you say, what of it. Well the $89 cage is designed to hold the GoPro Hero, 1, 2, or 3 in its waterproof housing while still allowing you to quickly snap it in and out using the standard GoPro clip system. So if you need a […]

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VectorMount for GoPro Uses The Natural Motion of Your Vehicle to Track The Action:

VectorMount for GoPro Uses The Natural Motion of Your Vehicle to Track The Action:

Crafted and manufactured in the USA, the VectorMount for GoPro is the world’s first camera mounting system designed for the wildly popular GoPro series of cameras, and uses the natural motion of your vehicle to track the action. Utilizing a combination of wind-vane technology, centrifugal force, and inertial dampening, the mount allows the camera to […]

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KineRAW Mini Camera and Movcam:

KineRAW Mini Camera and Movcam:

Quick one for you: the Kinefinity KineRAW Mini camera with Movcam cladding… Grabbed a few screen grabs from the Chinese microblogging website Weibo courtesy of Color Monk. KineRAW Mini Camera Features: Super 35 4K CMOS Sensor 2K uncompressed CinemaDNG (12bit) recording Offline Cineform RAW (12bit) output 3D multicam-sync function 13 stops dynamic range Built-in 2.5” […]

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Redrock Micro ultraCage Black Rig for Blackmagic Cinema Camera:

Redrock Micro ultraCage Black Rig for Blackmagic Cinema Camera:

Redrock Micro appear to be hitting their stride with camera cages. First the Cobalt cage for the GoPro Hero 3 cameras put some fuel in the car and now the ultraCage Black Rig for Blackmagic Cinema Camera sees them racing to the finishing line. The fully-loaded ultraCage is two rigs in one. The optional ultraPlate […]

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ikan CineFly Shoulder Camera Rig:

ikan CineFly Shoulder Camera Rig:

ikan CineFly shoulder mount camera rig comes with a non-slip metal rosette system, making the rigs handles easier to adjust on the fly. Bring the arms closer in to your body to help prevent fatigue or any other configuration you can think up. The CineFly comes equipped with ikan’s Blackmagic Cinema Camera base plate, which […]

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DSLR Camera Rig 101 What You May Need To Make A Great Rig:

DSLR Camera Rig 101 What You May Need To Make A Great Rig:

New to DSLR camera filmmaking or just need a light refresher on what you need to make your shots look better? Then you need to watch the Talkingbox shoulder rig overview video. Matthew Abourezk Director and Owner of Talkingbox thought you might get a few tips on what is needed to make a good camera […]

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The Robert Rig Does 3D and HDR Photography and Videography:

The Robert Rig Does 3D and HDR Photography and Videography:

Designed and built by stereographers the Goat & Yeti Robert Rig meets the needs of stereoscopic photography, videography, and of course HDR. Custom milled from 1/4″ aluminum, the Robert Rig is the most durable and easy to use 3D beamsplitter on the market. Get extra close and extra depth and roundness from your 3D images […]

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Sneak Peek Shape Ultimate Handles:

Sneak Peek Shape Ultimate Handles:

Shape the Canadian equipment camera gear manufacture has a new set of handles they have up for presale. Here is a sneak peek of what Shape call the their Ultimate Handles: Shape Ultimate Handles Features: Unique patented SHAPE QUICK HANDLE push-button technology. Compatible with all standard ARRI rosettes Comes with SHAPE BLOC 15-19 MM ARRI […]

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BeSteady Brushless Gimbal Handheld Camera Rig Announced With Prices:

BeSteady Brushless Gimbal Handheld Camera Rig Announced With Prices:

Hey you the rock steady crew… Flood gates are now officially open on brushless gimbal hand held camera rigs. They just need a generic term for them, so maybe SteadyBru™ would work. Anyway this BeSteady One can accommodate a camera and lens up to 1.5kgs and comes in 3 flavours: Basic, Handheld, and Combo. Prices […]

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The Aegis Brushless Gimbal Camera Rig and More Handheld Camera Stabilization Systems:

The Aegis Brushless Gimbal Camera Rig and More Handheld Camera Stabilization Systems:

If you own a Blackmagic, a RED EPIC, or any other camera in between chances are you want, or have been lead to believe you need that smooth, smooth brushless gimbal movement that is getting all the buzz. Well the flood gates are about to open up on a whole slew of brushless gimbal camera […]

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DEFY Gimbal Camera Rig News From Relentless:

DEFY Gimbal Camera Rig News From Relentless:

So we were contacted by the guys behind that Relentless brushless gimbal camera rig and they told us it now has a new name called DEFY. Plus they have plenty of update info for all you eager beavers out there that want a cost effective brushless gimbal camera rig…. Read on: With the DEFY gimbal […]

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Universal Berkey System Dreamsmiths Baseplate:

Universal Berkey System Dreamsmiths Baseplate:

The Berkey System Dreamsmiths baseplate is a collaboration between Mark Kenfield and Brian Berkey of Berkey System. The Berkey System Dreamsmiths baseplate is a compact, lightweight, low-cost near universal baseplate that provides standard 15mm rod support, tripod and shoulder mounting options for small to large cameras. Prototype pics here: Pricing is tentative at the moment, […]

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Relentless Handheld Stabilized Camera System For $1800 and More Coming:

Relentless Handheld Stabilized Camera System For $1800 and More Coming:

Not sure many saw this brushless gimbal camera rig doing the rounds at NAB. Drew Janes demoed the Relentless Handheld Stabilized System which they are selling for $1800. Have not seen footage from the rig itself, so not judging yet.

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Sneak Peek F&V Blackmagic Camera Cage:

Sneak Peek F&V Blackmagic Camera Cage:

Oooooh this is a super quick one for you…. A sneaky peeky at the upcoming F&V Blackmagic Camera cage. The F&V Blackmagic Camera cage shown here is sporting an Alphatron Broadcast EVF, is sitting on top of a Miller tripod, has an Canon L series lens, a green BNC cable, and oh yeah a BMCC […]

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Burbulyator Camera Rig Shoots miCro Footage:

Burbulyator Camera Rig Shoots miCro Footage:

Burbulyator a camera rig purposely made for macro shooting. The DIY styled Burbulyator or LT BBR-2010 was around about 2 years ago and was used for filming the macro Mold series: Check out “aspergillus fumigatus botrytis mucor trichoderma cladosporium” and then see the Burbulyator in action in the BTS video. Check out miCra for more […]

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Lots of Game Changing Handheld Camera Stabilization Systems Out There:

Lots of Game Changing Handheld Camera Stabilization Systems Out There:

So you went to NAB 2013 and got caught up in the “Game Changing” hype didn’t you? Of course you did, it was a relentless machine, but what if we told you the game is still the same and just the rules have changed. Wait we already did that didn’t we. Enter the world of […]

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Redrock Micro GoPro Cobalt Cages Are Just $99:

Redrock Micro GoPro Cobalt Cages Are Just $99:

Redrock Micro announced its new line of Cobalt Cages and accessories for the GoPro cameras, including support for the new GoPro HERO3. The Cobalt Cage delivers a beautifully designed aluminum housing that encases the camera for ultimate protection, exceptional mounting and rigging support, and extensive accessory attachments. The Cobalt Cage is professional gear at a […]

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Cooking With the ikan Blackmagic Kit:

Cooking With the ikan Blackmagic Kit:

ikan resident cook and sometimes Jr. Product Manager George Tripsas gives a brief overview of several products and camera rigs built specifically by ikan for use with the Blackmagic Design Cinema Cameras. Featured ikan Rigs include: • Blackmagic Baseplate Kit ikancorp.com/productdetail.php?id=629 • BlackFly Cinema Camera Handheld Rig ikancorp.com/productdetail.php?id=607 • Blackmagic Adjustable Top Handle ikancorp.com/productdetail.php?id=642 • […]

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The Sony F5 and F55 CustomCage From Chrosziel:

The Sony F5 and F55 CustomCage From Chrosziel:

Chrosziel have unveiled their latest member of the pre-configured CustomCages; this one is for the Sony 4k F5 and F55 cameras. However this is the first Chrosziel CustomCage combination without a baseplate or a top handle. The 700-50 mounts directly on the support rods at the position of the camera’s lens mount. It needs no […]

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Chrosziel CustomCage Is Modular and Ready For All Your Compact Cameras:

Chrosziel CustomCage Is Modular and Ready For All Your Compact Cameras:

Chrosziel asked customers and filmmakers what they most wanted from a compact camera cage. Utilising that feedback the Chosziel team along with the help of a few shooters developed the highly modular CustomCage, that has been designed to grow with your camera. The Chosziel CustomCage can be purchased for individual cameras such as the Canon […]

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CPM Heavy Duty Pro Shoulder Camera Rigs:

CPM Heavy Duty Pro Shoulder Camera Rigs:

CPM have released a series of new pro camera rigs which they are marketing towards serious off the shoulder shooters. The CPM Pro Heavy Duty In line shoulder rigs are monster like, but they say don’t be fooled by the size. Weighing in at only 5 lbs / 2.2 kgs the shoulder rigs can take […]

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edelkrone Pro Handles Give You Six Different Setup Options:

edelkrone Pro Handles Give You Six Different Setup Options:

edelkrone seem to do everything complexly simple, and these Pro Handles from the Turkish company are no exception. The Pro Handles from edelkrone deliver you six different handle setups which of course you can switch between easily. Feel like a pair of edelkrone Pro Handles? Well feel free to hit up edelkrone for some.

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Steadicam Merlin Arm Vest & Gimbal Available as Package with Merlin 2:

Steadicam Merlin Arm Vest & Gimbal Available as Package with Merlin 2:

The Tiffen Company have announced the availability of a special Steadicam bundle configuration – The Steadicam Merlin Arm & Vest. The new Steadicam Merlin Arm & Vest kit includes the Steadicam Merlin 2 camera stabilizing systems as well as the Merlin’s Arm Pin Kit and Vest, sold as one complete package. The new configuration offers […]

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