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Tag: Dolly

Slidekamera HKN-2 Motion Control on a HSK-5 Heavy Duty Video Slider:

Slidekamera HKN-2 Motion Control on a HSK-5 Heavy Duty Video Slider:

| June 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

Michel Juknat from MJIT Berlin looks at the Slidekamera HKN-2 Motion Control on a HSK-5 Heavy Duty Video Slider which has been billed as a heavy duty electronic Slider for timelapse and camera slider effects. The “HSK 5 Series” is the flag-ship of SLIDE KAMERAs product range. Rail and ball bearings are designed to carry […]

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RigWheels Passport Camera Dolly:

RigWheels Passport Camera Dolly:

| April 27, 2014 | 0 Comments

Passport Camera Dolly is the new name for PortaRail Collapsable Dolly Slider Rail System and Universal Rail Brackets combo. The Passport system is available now for pre-order and the first units will begin shipping early May however, new pre-orders are now expected to ship mid-June as they are available on a first-come first-serve basis. As […]

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RigWheels PortaRail Collapsable Dolly Slider Rail System:

RigWheels PortaRail Collapsable Dolly Slider Rail System:

| March 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

RigWheels have dropped even more goodies just in time for NAB 2014: a PortaRail Collapsable Dolly Slider Rail System. Sections are 40″ (1 meter) long and are screwed together seamlessly via threaded connectors. These rails are machined from high grade 6061 aluminum which is much stronger than architectural aluminum that is sometimes used for similar […]

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RigWheels Universal Rail Brackets:

RigWheels Universal Rail Brackets:

| March 27, 2014 | 0 Comments

RigWheels have dropped Universal Rail Brackets, for any sort of pipes and rails you may wish to use on your slider… Read a rip from their PR blurb: These brackets are universal in BOTH width and pipe size so they can be used with virtually any suspended rail type slider/dolly on the market. You can […]

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Kessler Stealth Carbon Slider Drops:

Kessler Stealth Carbon Slider Drops:

| October 18, 2013 | 0 Comments

Kessler Stealth slider gets lighter, smoother, quieter, and a carbon upgrade. Like its predecessor, there is a combination of the sleek style and linear movement Kessler customers expect from a camera slider and also features incredibly durable and lightweight carbon fiber construction. Carbon fiber, with its low weight and resistance to temperature change and thermal […]

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MYT Constellation Camera Support System Sneak Peek:

MYT Constellation Camera Support System Sneak Peek:

| September 27, 2013 | 0 Comments

MYT Works have dropped a few sneak peek shots of their soon to be released MYT Constellation Camera Support System. It’s not all brushless gimbals out there. Just look at the anchor point options… Pop on over to MYT Works to see the other pictures available on their new slider, the MYT Constellation Camera Support […]

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BlackcamSystem Compact and Portable Remote Controlled Camera Tracking Systems at IBC:

BlackcamSystem Compact and Portable Remote Controlled Camera Tracking Systems at IBC:

| September 11, 2013 | 0 Comments

At IBC 2013 BlackcamSystem introduces compact and portable remote-controlled camera tracking systems that are ideal for capturing unique perspectives from angles previously unreachable by conventional handheld, tripod, or full-sized remote-controlled camera support systems. Blackcam systems can be installed in, around or above a stage or set (overslung or underslung) for dynamic moving shots. Due to […]

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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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The Dollygrippery Evolution of the Dolly Grip T-Shirt:

The Dollygrippery Evolution of the Dolly Grip T-Shirt:

| September 8, 2013 | 0 Comments

You should know by now Cinescopophilia will publish what we think are great finds in cameras, and camera related gear, plus cine news we think you will like too. One of the sites we visit is Dollygrippery, it’s from two working Dolly Grips, Darryl Humber or D and Azurgrip. They have a new T-Shirt available […]

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CamDolly Camera Dolly and Slider System handles DSLR Cameras Right Up To Large RED and ARRI Cameras:

CamDolly Camera Dolly and Slider System handles DSLR Cameras Right Up To Large RED and ARRI Cameras:

| September 2, 2013 | 0 Comments

The CamDolly table top dolly and slider is pretty much built for any camera; be it a DSLR, a Handycam, or even a fully kitted out RED or ARRI sporting large heavy glass. To prove the CamDolly can handle the big cameras the guys decided to mount the heaviest possible camera rig and glass with […]

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16 Foot Dollies With RED Epic Camera on Small Irish Islands:

16 Foot Dollies With RED Epic Camera on Small Irish Islands:

| July 21, 2013 | 0 Comments

Nice little story up on RigWheels.com shared by Notre Dame Professor William Donaruma about taking a slider to remote islands by boat to film historic scenery. To help tell the story set on the Irish islands of Inishark and Inishbofin, 16 foot wooden and PVC pipe dollysliders were transported and constructed to help get the […]

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Oh RigWheels Reboot and Are Now 2.0:

Oh RigWheels Reboot and Are Now 2.0:

| June 21, 2013 | 0 Comments

Say hello to 2.0. Our good friends at RigWheels have moved on to the next finger and are now at 2.0. Product rebooting time… RigWheels were introduced to the market a little more than two years ago. Since that time the reception around the world has been amazing and now the product boasts users in […]

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Motorize Just About Any Free Rolling Skater or Track Dolly for $200:

Motorize Just About Any Free Rolling Skater or Track Dolly for $200:

| April 26, 2013 | 0 Comments

Did you get into that whole DIY skater dolly scene or just go out and buy a DIY model straight off the shelf? Yes that is a joke…. We know you bought one of those popular name branded dollies instead. Well did you know thanks to MoveYourCamera.com you can motorize just about any free-rolling skater […]

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MovieTech and The New Alpha Dolly:

MovieTech and The New Alpha Dolly:

| March 29, 2013 | 0 Comments

With the Alpha Dolly MovieTech starts a completely new chapter in the dolly sector: for the first time, the characteristics of the two concepts dolly (column electromechanical and hydraulic arm) have been combined with those of a pedestal. A highlight of the dolly is the use of standard camera batteries to power it. With a […]

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Pantecam Dolly Yes Pantecam It Moves Your Camera Without a Signature:

Pantecam Dolly Yes Pantecam It Moves Your Camera Without a Signature:

| March 11, 2013 | 1 Comment

Stumbled across this Pantecam on YouTube and liked the look of it. The Pantecam is a wirelessly controlled dolly that runs without a signature. Sure it is a funny sounding name and unfortunately we don’t know a lot about this one at this stage, other than that, the dolly is controlled by a 2.4GHz RC […]

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DitoGear Modulo Slider or Dolly It Is Modular and It Is All In One:

DitoGear Modulo Slider or Dolly It Is Modular and It Is All In One:

| February 27, 2013 | 0 Comments

DitoGear have dropped the Modulo a new heavily configurable modular motion control system. The DitoGear Modulo is a single axis, multiple axis, motorized, hand pushed, dolly, slider; it’s one motor block, with multiple add-on parts with what seems unlimited possibilities. Right now you have a chance to win your very own DitoGear ModuloDrive kit by […]

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Lil-Mule An Affordable Heavy Duty Camera Platform Perfect For Creating Moves:

Lil-Mule An Affordable Heavy Duty Camera Platform Perfect For Creating Moves:

| January 12, 2013 | 0 Comments

Feel like busting out a sick and slick arced move in your next timelapse sequence? Well the Lil-Mule motion controlled time lapse dolly could be for you. From the guys that brought us the Omni-Tracker comes what they call an intuitive, affordable, heavy duty camera platform for creating arced or linear camera moves when shooting […]

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edelkrone Slider Plus at Just $500:

edelkrone Slider Plus at Just $500:

| December 13, 2012 | 0 Comments

edelkrone have dropped the Slider Plus which is a lightweight 2 foot / 61cm slider that has been designed to fit straight into your backpack. The edelkrone Slider Plus will cost you $499.99. edelkrone Slider Plus Features: Smooth Start and Stop Slider plus moves as a whole. So more mass travels when you operate the […]

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Knock Off Of That Table Top Dolly Skater For $75 Delivered:

Knock Off Of That Table Top Dolly Skater For $75 Delivered:

| November 25, 2012 | 0 Comments

That Cinema Skater Dolly was running around at $170 at B&H and then another company called Kamerar has it for $120. It’s the same looking slider rig, same design, same colours, same features, same writing on the truck, just different prices. Well that got me to thinking, I bet there is a knock off similar […]

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Cinema Skater Dolly System For $120:

Cinema Skater Dolly System For $120:

| November 24, 2012 | 1 Comment

Remember that Camera Skater Dolly we showed you for $170 HERE. Well we found the same Cinema Skater Dolly from Kamerar for just $120. Thanks to LJ Lee for the video review of the Kamerar Skater Dolly: The Kamerar Cinema Skater is the perfect tool for quick cinematic camera movements. The unique articulating three wheels […]

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RigWheels RigMount X & a Whole Lot More Good Stuff:

RigWheels RigMount X & a Whole Lot More Good Stuff:

| October 5, 2012 | 0 Comments

RigWheels have released an array of new products and tools designed for moving and mounting your camera in unique and versatile ways. RigWheels was previously known as a DIY only tool, but now with RigWheels new assortment of gear they offer complete flexibility in allowing you to scale your rig or grips from a DIY […]

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MYT Underslung Sneak Peek from MYT Works:

MYT Underslung Sneak Peek from MYT Works:

| June 26, 2012

MYT Works have flashed a quick sneak peek of their MYT Underslung slider dolly via filmmaker Chris Webb who has been beta testing the unit. If your’e excited by new gear and if you are also dazzled by guys that wear all their keys on one hook hanging off their jeans, then read on. We […]

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Midas Mount Travel Kit & ball Mount For Their Original Skaterail Slider:

Midas Mount Travel Kit & ball Mount For Their Original Skaterail Slider:

| June 10, 2012

Midas Mount Camera Support Systems have released a travel kit and ball mount version of their original Skaterail Slider. The skate-wheel based slider has a wider wheelbase than most DSLR sliders and can support heavier camera builds. Midas Mount is selling the sliders at introductory prices on their website for the month of June only, […]

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MYT Curvi-Glide & MYT Quatripod a New World in Camera Movement:

MYT Curvi-Glide & MYT Quatripod a New World in Camera Movement:

| May 8, 2012

Ah Mitch Gross you have to love him, and we thank him and Abelcine for taking a look at MYT Works new gear that was on show at NAB 2012. MYT Works were already carving a path with their very solid and versatile slider and have now stepped up the camera movement game with the […]

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The Genie: Affordable Motion Control & Image Capture For Time Lapse:

The Genie: Affordable Motion Control & Image Capture For Time Lapse:

| May 1, 2012

The Genie! A simple, affordable and extremely easy to use device used for motion control and image capture for Time Lapse Photography + more. The Genie is an all-in-one device used to combine image capture with motion control, capable of either panning or linear movement that’s commonly used in Time Lapse Photography. Simply attach your […]

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Hit The Red Button: The Baro Shato Guru Edition:

Hit The Red Button: The Baro Shato Guru Edition:

| March 16, 2012

Takes a bow, holds up the award: During the week on the @VisionWrangler Twitter account we received an award for our Blogging efforts… Thank you, thank you we couldn’t have done it without you… The award? Beats us, some random look at me website for traffic hits type of award, but to legitimize the Netbadges […]

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SM-1 Yes There Really is a Shoulder Rig Slider:

SM-1 Yes There Really is a Shoulder Rig Slider:

| March 15, 2012

Like whiter than white boy pudding rappers…. OK moving along at NAB last year a prototype Shoulder Mounted Slider walked the floor. Hits and giggles is what it got and then died….. Now possibly inspired by the Crossbow is the SM-1 by MANtini the unsuccessful rapper turned gear maker. The SM-1 is a shoulder mounted […]

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Sexy Lingerie and a Midas Mount Skaterail Slider:

Sexy Lingerie and a Midas Mount Skaterail Slider:

| March 8, 2012

If you were paying attention on Twitter recently you would have seen the call go out for slider testers from Midas Mount. Not sure if Lots of hot bodies that are nearly half naked was also on the request list but Midas Mount, their Skaterail Slider and a RED Scarlet + EPIC delivered that. Filmmakers […]

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Invicta Sliders Come in Three Sizes to Get Your Slide On:

Invicta Sliders Come in Three Sizes to Get Your Slide On:

| February 27, 2012

Using the Igus hybrid roller bearings as the heart of the units Invicta Sliders are a professional compact and portable camera dolly system, which allows you to achieve a smooth, linear tracking movement. Invicta Sliders gives filmmakers the tools they need to create professional, slow, and steady cinematic movements. Invicta Sliders come in 26”, 36” […]

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Cinevate Trawly adds Wheels to the Simplis for a Dolly plus More:

Cinevate Trawly adds Wheels to the Simplis for a Dolly plus More:

| February 26, 2012

Cinevate have adapted their existing Simplis rig and added wheels called it Trawly and in doing so have come up with a portable versatile compact mini tripod, dolly, slider and as Cinevate says a Lomo, Crossover, Crab, Roundy Round, and a Support Rig. Half expect one of those names to have been a Loonie or […]

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Buy that Amazing Wooden Dolly from Designed and Made:

Buy that Amazing Wooden Dolly from Designed and Made:

| February 25, 2012

Remember that amazing custom DIY wooden dolly from Designed and Made that was used to pull off those amazing timelapse shots in Lake Powell, Utah for the video “Fade” by Joshua VP that we covered here. Well good news because you can now purchase Brian Grabski’s Designed and Made wooden dolly and take it home […]

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Omni-Tracker Camera Dolly is Now Motorized thanks to OmniDrive:

Omni-Tracker Camera Dolly is Now Motorized thanks to OmniDrive:

| February 24, 2012

When I first joined Twitter a few years back with the @VisionWrangler account one of the first tweets I did was about the Omni-Tracker the portable camera dolly. Loved it back then and still love seeing the results now… Well good news is the Omni-Tracker with OmniDrive is now motorized and ready to roll out […]

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Four Videos with Upgrade Options for the Konova Slider:

Four Videos with Upgrade Options for the Konova Slider:

| February 21, 2012

Four videos showing off the Korean Konova slider and the various upgrade options and add ons that are available to make your next shoot move zip and slide. konova slide update kit 1: konova slide update kit 2: konova slide update kit 3: Konova slider clank handle: Please Konova for more details on their slider […]

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Custom DIY Wooden Dolly Pulls Off Amazing Timelapse:

Custom DIY Wooden Dolly Pulls Off Amazing Timelapse:

| February 5, 2012

Just how did they pull of those rad moves in the super cool timelapse video FADE? With a very cute custom made DIY Wooden Dolly of course. The guys had a neat compact wooden dolly that uses four different gear motors for controlling the speed manufactured by Designed&Made. Joshua VP and crew then used the […]

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Polly Portable Dolly System With Flywheel Gear & The Versatile Polly Arm:

Polly Portable Dolly System With Flywheel Gear & The Versatile Polly Arm:

| January 19, 2012

There is a new pocket sized table dolly that is about to hit the market called the Polly Portable Dolly System. The Polly System has a flywheel gear which apparently allows for effortless fingertip smooth tracking shots. The Polly Engine is expected to be around 1250 Euros, and for the Polly-Arm the price will be […]

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Mobislyder the Slider For iPhones, Smart Phones, & DSLR Cameras:

Mobislyder the Slider For iPhones, Smart Phones, & DSLR Cameras:

| December 5, 2011

Designed by Glidetrack from the ground up to be THE perfect slider for mobile devices such as iPhones, Smart Phones, compact cameras and smaller dslr’s, the mobislyder opens up a whole world of creative shots for users of these devices wishing to shoot better video. From $135. Mobislyder in action: See mobislyder for more information.

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Modogrip the Boom Steady Camera Dolly, a Perfect Weapon:

Modogrip the Boom Steady Camera Dolly, a Perfect Weapon:

| November 14, 2011 | 0 Comments

Andrew Mostajo Magpoc and Melanie Blades have come with a neat Monopod modified to fully work as a Dolly Boom and Steady Camera rig. Modogrip are handles and wheel mounts that transform a monopod into a do-it-all filmmaking tool. Allowing every videographer and filmmaker to capture steady camera shots, set up and film dolly moves […]

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CamDolly Could Just Be The Swiss Army Knife Of Dolly’s:

CamDolly Could Just Be The Swiss Army Knife Of Dolly’s:

| September 23, 2011 | 0 Comments

The CamDolly works as a Slider, a Tabletop Dolly, a Doorway Dolly, a Straight, a Curved, or a Flexible Track Dolly, as well as an Orbital Dolly, and an Arcing Dolly. Apparently it is The first dolly you should buy, and the last dolly you’ll ever need. Looks a nice set up. In today’s time-sensitive, […]

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CineSkates : One Funky as Hell Camera Skater Dolly:

CineSkates : One Funky as Hell Camera Skater Dolly:

| August 25, 2011 | 0 Comments

Ooh is this not a funky little skater dolly that you could take home to your parents and not feel guilty about using in front of them. The CineSkates are made from injection molded plastic, soft urethane, hardened chromium steel, low profile black-oxide steel hardware, and other secret herbs and spices and the CineSkates slider […]

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RigWheels Dolly Slider using a Pelican Case:

RigWheels Dolly Slider using a Pelican Case:

| July 28, 2011 | 0 Comments

Lance from RigWheels shows us how to build a little dolly / slider using a Pelican 1150 case, a Manfrotto 496RC2 head and a set of RigWheels. The great thing about this dolly slider kit is that you don’t even need a measuring tape to do it because the 4 drill points for the RigWheels […]

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CINEIK Film Tools: Rod Rail Support System, Dolly & More To Follow:

CINEIK Film Tools: Rod Rail Support System, Dolly & More To Follow:

| June 16, 2011 | 0 Comments

CINEIK have some new gear up on their website. In fact the CINEIK website itself is new and more gear is getting added to it shortly. Currently CINEIK have up on their website a rod rail support system, rail clamps, 15mm rods, dolly, and dolly trucks to mention a few of their goodies. CINEIK even […]

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Protect Your Gear Using A Heat Sealer To Create Custom Plastic Bags:

Protect Your Gear Using A Heat Sealer To Create Custom Plastic Bags:

| May 20, 2011

From the holy cow why have I not thought of this before book of Gear Tips comes top advice from RigWheels. Use a cost effective heat sealer and plastic bags to organize your gear and keep it safe from the elements. A nice simple idea and a great way to keep your gear looking tip […]

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Got a rig? Well Whack RigWheels On It:

Got a rig? Well Whack RigWheels On It:

| March 15, 2011

Here we go boys and girls a straight up simple why didn’t I think of that idea and concept put into a product that is ideal for the small camera and DSLR Shooter to have in their filming kit. RigWheels are made up 4 rubberized bearing wheels per carriage. Prices start out at $38 for […]

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Is It A Slider, Dolly, Or A Jib? No It’s The Floatcam DollyCrane:

Is It A Slider, Dolly, Or A Jib? No It’s The Floatcam DollyCrane:

| March 7, 2011 | 0 Comments

You are on the job and want the capabilities of a slider dolly and the functions of a crane rolled into one kit? Sure no dramas Floatcam has done that for you. The Floatcam DollyCrane uses counter weights so that a camera can be easily moved laterally giving the operator a crane option when using […]

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