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Zhiyun Camera Stabilizer Z1 Crane Review

Fenchel & Janisch review the Zhiyun Z1 3-axis stabilizer crane from Zhiyun-Tech. The Z1 crane can take a payload of up to 350g to 1200g. Except the three modes it could also realize functions like camera foc...

Is a Jib or Crane Right For You?

Andyax asks the question do you need a jib or a crane in your filmmaking arsenal? The jib we are testing is called iFootage Minicrane M1-III. It’s easy to take apart, and it get’s quite small. In addition it...

The Boda Jib:

Zero tools to unfold a travel jib, and set up time is a minute or two. Can take a RED and an ARRI camera no worries. Fold down to a backpack size. Is this a dream? No it is the Boda J...

That Panavision Supertechno 100 is Just All Stick:

The amazing Supertechno 100 crane on the set of season three of the Showtime historical drama, 'The Borgias' on location in the Czech Republic... The Supertechno 100 from Panavision took seven technician...

What Camera Gear Needs a Kickstarter Campaign:

Over the years we have seen some cool camera gear and rigs available firstly from traditional bricks and mortar and now from clicks and order, but what if you could revisit a product that just never made it big...

The VariZoom Cinema Pro Jr Remote Robotic Camera Head:

The Cinema Pro Jr is ideal for cranes and portable remote applications, and its superior programming capability and rock-solid electromechanical performance make it a perfect upgrade for the low-tech heads foun...

Cambo V5 Mini Crane:

The V5 is a small but powerful mini crane by Cambo for DSLR and small video camera. The boom is a 3 section telescopic crane that allows us to reach a height of around 4 meters. The vertical mechanical head a...