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AllSteady 7 Stabilizer 3-Axis Gimbal Camera Rig Handles Up To 20 Pounds of Payload:

AllSteady 7 Stabilizer 3-Axis Gimbal Camera Rig Handles Up To 20 Pounds of Payload:

| July 31, 2014 | 0 Comments

The AllSteady 7 brushless gimbal camera rig was a highly successful Kickstarter campaign in early 2014. Now look at her all grown up… Or him. Handling cameras from a 5D with cine lenses to a fully geared Red Epic with battery modules, the AllSteady-7 from Turbo Ace is an evolutionary 3-axis gimbal that enlightens and […]

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How To Use the Hondo garage Pop and Lock Camera Rig

How To Use the Hondo garage Pop and Lock Camera Rig

| July 13, 2014 | 2 Comments

The Art of Pop and Lock – How To Use the Hondo garage Pop and Lock Camera Rig. Everything you need to know about using the Hondo Garage Pop and Lock, a tiny, foldable camera support for cinematographers who like to travel light. Enough said… Please see Hondo garage for more information.

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Run Through Of The Ultimate Shoulder Rig by Cinemecanix:

Run Through Of The Ultimate Shoulder Rig by Cinemecanix:

| June 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

Rick Young from Movie Machine TV caught up with Eric Auclair CEO of Canadian gear maker Cinemecanix and talked camera rigs. See Cinemecanix for more.

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rockBuster Camera Rig From CineRebel:

rockBuster Camera Rig From CineRebel:

| June 29, 2014 | 0 Comments

CineRebels rockBuster camera rig is a compact hand-held 2-axis camera gimbal / camerahead (pan stabilizer optional.) The rockBuster is designed with a clear focus on the professional camera operators’ practical requirements regarding ease-of-use, versatility and connectivity. It offers great freedom to capture rock-steady shots without bouncing or wobbling horizons. As the rockBuster can be simply […]

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The Super Plush Cave Shoulder Mount:

The Super Plush Cave Shoulder Mount:

| June 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Cave Shoulder Mount from Portuguese gear maker Cave, looks plush. Cave Shoulder Mount is the perfect complement for your DSLR or compact camera. Designed and developed to perform as professional broadcast equipment, the distinctive design and weight distribution maximizes the center point of balance, enabling a true rest of the equipment on your shoulder […]

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Logger’s Lunchbox:

Logger’s Lunchbox:

| May 6, 2014 | 0 Comments

Imagine the Ergocine Unique Cat On The Shoulder camera rig and the German made MOVIEtube rig creating a baby, it would be like the Logger’s Lunchbox. Oh wait its already happened… In two flavours. The Logger’s Lunchbox (patent pending) is a pain-and-suffering alleviation mechanism that we’ve been fondly calling “the rest of the DSLR.” It’s […]

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The Hollywood Gimbal Camera Rig:

The Hollywood Gimbal Camera Rig:

| March 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

Brushless Gimbal camera rigs should have been universally called “Hollywood Gimbals” from the get go… Sadly they have no other collective name other than Brushless Gimbal camera rig. That point is mute now away because some smarties up and called their brushless gimbal camera rig the Hollywood Gimbal. The folks at AeriCam to be exact. […]

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archikopter 3-Axis Brushless Gimbal Handheld Version Sneak Peek:

archikopter 3-Axis Brushless Gimbal Handheld Version Sneak Peek:

| March 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

German mob Eicker Architekt dropped a sneak peek of their upcoming enarchikopter 3-axis brushless gimbal handheld version. This brushless gimbal camera rig is born from their successful enarchikopter aerial camera rig. Please see Eicker Architekt for more information about their enarchikopter 3-axis brushless gimbal handheld version.

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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:

| March 8, 2014 | 0 Comments

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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Tilta Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera Rig

Tilta Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera Rig

| March 6, 2014 | 0 Comments

For some reason I was compelled to smash dishes after watching the latest product offering from ikan: The Tilta Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera rig. Perhaps it was the music… The Tilta ES-T13 Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera Rig from ikan features a form fitted cage specifically designed for the Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera and allows the […]

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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:

| February 10, 2014 | 0 Comments

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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Pictorvision Eclipse 30K Multicam Array: Yes That is a 6 RED EPIC Camera Rig:

Pictorvision Eclipse 30K Multicam Array: Yes That is a 6 RED EPIC Camera Rig:

| January 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

Pictorvision has introduced the newest feature of their popular Eclipse gyro-stabilized system. Already being flown on multiple blockbuster franchises, the new Eclipse Multicam Array is designed to capture the highest resolution Panoramic VFX plate shots. The standard single camera Eclipse revolutionized aerial camera systems by offering the most advanced steering, stability, and pointing capabilities available […]

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Amazing Single Continuous Shot With The Novo Camera & Custom Brushless Gimbal Camera Rig:

Amazing Single Continuous Shot With The Novo Camera & Custom Brushless Gimbal Camera Rig:

| November 9, 2013 | 0 Comments

We recently showed you that highly modified GoPro Novo camera running on a custom brushless gimbal camera rig when it was used for filming some women’s soccer footage. Well now thanks to Ovide in Spain we have a single continuous shot with the Radiant Images and View Factor Studios designed Novo camera and that custom […]

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Stabil i4 Brushless Gimbal Handheld Camera Rig Coming To Kickstarter:

Stabil i4 Brushless Gimbal Handheld Camera Rig Coming To Kickstarter:

| November 9, 2013 | 0 Comments

Alex Zhuk a filmmaker and photographer from Calabasas California, is set to launch via a Kickstarter campaign the Stabil i4 brushless gimbal handheld camera rig. Here is a sneak peek of what is coming from Alex… Stabil i4: Starting at $1879, and will come fully pre-assembled, pre-tuned, and professionaly tested her in California. the gimbal […]

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ikan Hoverfly and BumbleBee Camera Rigs at the Drawing Board:

ikan Hoverfly and BumbleBee Camera Rigs at the Drawing Board:

| October 31, 2013 | 0 Comments

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:

| October 28, 2013 | 0 Comments

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:

| October 22, 2013 | 0 Comments

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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edelkrone PocketSHOT:

edelkrone PocketSHOT:

| October 10, 2013 | 0 Comments

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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Tilta ES-T07 Blackmagic Camera Rig Available From ikan

Tilta ES-T07 Blackmagic Camera Rig Available From ikan

| September 30, 2013

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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Pssst Kessler Slider Meets Brushless Gimbal Rig For 4 Axis of Smooth Movement:

Pssst Kessler Slider Meets Brushless Gimbal Rig For 4 Axis of Smooth Movement:

| September 9, 2013 | 0 Comments

The onslaught of brushless gimbals appears to know no bounds, and so of course we have the inevitable hot ticket item from the last few years, the slider married up to a brushless gimbal rig of some sort. French mob Sky-Shoot who normally specialise in aerial drone footage have had a crack at a slider […]

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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?

| August 31, 2013 | 0 Comments

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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What Does a $750,000 Camera Rig Get You?

What Does a $750,000 Camera Rig Get You?

| August 30, 2013 | 0 Comments

It’s a fair question ” What does a $750,000 camera rig get you?” The answer of course is just oh the amazing helicopter shots from the “Way Of Life Trailer” by Teton Gravity Research. Shot on location in 2013, Teton Gravity Research’s Way of Life takes you on a journey to the mountains and inside […]

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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:

| August 27, 2013 | 0 Comments

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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ikan BlackFly Cinema Camera Handheld Rig:

ikan BlackFly Cinema Camera Handheld Rig:

| August 18, 2013 | 0 Comments

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:

| August 13, 2013 | 0 Comments

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:

| August 12, 2013 | 2 Comments

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

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

| August 8, 2013 | 0 Comments

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:

| August 6, 2013 | 0 Comments

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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Innovative Game Changer Shoulder Rig From Rhino Rig:

Innovative Game Changer Shoulder Rig From Rhino Rig:

| August 4, 2013 | 0 Comments

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:

| August 3, 2013 | 0 Comments

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:

| August 2, 2013 | 0 Comments

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:

| July 25, 2013 | 0 Comments

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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MotionLock Brushless Gimbal Camera Rig Handles the RED EPIC:

MotionLock Brushless Gimbal Camera Rig Handles the RED EPIC:

| July 16, 2013 | 1 Comment

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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Choose From 5 Different MUVISTAR Brushless Gimbal Camera Rigs:

Choose From 5 Different MUVISTAR Brushless Gimbal Camera Rigs:

| July 15, 2013 | 0 Comments

2 Axis Gimbal, or 3 Axis Gimbal? It is a question you must answer before getting a MUVISTAR brushless gimbal camera rig because the Maxicopter rig sells with a few different configuration options as a made to order system. The MUVISTAR brushless gimbal camera rig comes in five different flavours: KIT A – $1999 KIT […]

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The Ghost Brushless Gimbal Camera Rig:

The Ghost Brushless Gimbal Camera Rig:

| July 15, 2013 | 0 Comments

The 8 More Brushless Gimbal Camera Rigs and a Break in Timecode to Follow post we bashed out was done by simply typing in two keywords in the Google search engine. We then looked at the last two weeks of results only, and came up with nine rigs. One brushless gimbal camera rig was so […]

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8 More Brushless Gimbal Camera Rigs and a Break in Timecode to Follow:

8 More Brushless Gimbal Camera Rigs and a Break in Timecode to Follow:

| July 14, 2013 | 1 Comment

Jump The Shark is used when describing the episode that leads to the downfall of a previously successful television show. Cameras, camera gear, lighting, editing, workflow have revolution and gamechanger for the beginning and the continuation of their popular waves, but no phrase for the downturn of it. We believe “Break in Timecode” suits the […]

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The STABiLGO Rig Lets You Stabilize Your GoPro Camera:

The STABiLGO Rig Lets You Stabilize Your GoPro Camera:

| June 24, 2013 | 0 Comments

Nobody wants a tripod anymore it seems… Nowadays it is all hand held brushless gimbal rigs and no tripod in sight. So it is no surprise that a rig has been made for the popular GoPro POV style cameras. STABiLGO is a motorized, handheld camera stabilizer perfect for smaller action cameras. STABiLGO is an affordable, […]

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Rotorview Brushless Gimbal Camera Rig:

Rotorview Brushless Gimbal Camera Rig:

| June 20, 2013 | 0 Comments

Wasn’t it supposed to be all about 4K this year? Well the filmmaking RC hybrid community would have to be heading into the home straight neck and neck with 4K for the years biggest buzz surely. Rotorview now have a 3 axis brushless gimbal camera rig that they build to order. I know they will […]

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What The What The a Brushless Gimbal Camera Rig Attached to the Shoulder:

What The What The a Brushless Gimbal Camera Rig Attached to the Shoulder:

| June 14, 2013 | 0 Comments

Tom Antos is an inspired man. Driven by the desire to recreate a much hyped machined piece of stabilizing camera equipment, Tom cracks a knock off for under $500. Bless his cotton little socks too as Tom has had many slaps on the back for his efforts and plenty of advice from those in the […]

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The Cinescopophilia Shop it is Cine Camera Gear For Today’s Filmmakers:

The Cinescopophilia Shop it is Cine Camera Gear For Today’s Filmmakers:

| June 14, 2013 | 0 Comments

We started a shop…. You what? We opened up a store and called it the Cinescopophilia Shop. It’s Cine Camera Gear For Today’s Filmmakers! Thinking outside the banner we decided to put some camera gear together from vendors we are affiliated with and roll that into a portal for you. The Cinescopophilia Shop is starting […]

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Sneak Peek Shape Ultimate Handles:

Sneak Peek Shape Ultimate Handles:

| June 9, 2013 | 0 Comments

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:

| June 5, 2013 | 0 Comments

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:

| May 23, 2013 | 0 Comments

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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Burbulyator Camera Rig Shoots miCro Footage:

Burbulyator Camera Rig Shoots miCro Footage:

| April 23, 2013 | 0 Comments

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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Cooking With the ikan Blackmagic Kit:

Cooking With the ikan Blackmagic Kit:

| April 6, 2013 | 0 Comments

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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CPM Heavy Duty Pro Shoulder Camera Rigs:

CPM Heavy Duty Pro Shoulder Camera Rigs:

| February 9, 2013 | 1 Comment

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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100 Changes But The Finished Digital Bolex D16 Body Is In:

100 Changes But The Finished Digital Bolex D16 Body Is In:

| February 2, 2013 | 0 Comments

Playing catch up on a few stories and well, why not start with a camera that is already late. Anyway Joe and crew have banged out a little vid showing off the finished body of the D16 Digital Bolex camera. Interestingly this video was panned widely on CML yet praised immensely on Vimeo. Perhaps that […]

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Digital Bolex Lens Mount in Either Old School C-Mount Turret or Passive EF:

Digital Bolex Lens Mount in Either Old School C-Mount Turret or Passive EF:

| January 22, 2013 | 0 Comments

Digital Bolex update: Joe has cracked the 3D printer code and steadily beavered away on a C-Mount Turret and Passive EF lens mount for the upcoming D16 camera. The EF Digital Bolex camera lens mount is a completed version while the C-Mount Turret is at stage one, with work still to be done on it. […]

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edelkrone Pro Handles Give You Six Different Setup Options:

edelkrone Pro Handles Give You Six Different Setup Options:

| January 16, 2013 | 0 Comments

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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