DIY Video and Photography Projects

HDSLRnow Quick Tip: 9 Inch Manfrotto Dovetail and Shoulder Pad 15mm Rail Block
September 6, 2014


Tweet
Here’s another overview of inexpensive and unique equipment by HDSLRnow. The extra long Manfrotto compatible quick release plate will allow you to better position your camera for balance, and the inexpensive Shoulder Pad with 15mm Rail Block is a great option for shoulder rigs.

Thanks again to HDSLRnow for a well executed introduction to these products, [...]

Don't forget to check out the latest:
Popular Gear / Equipment Deals / Industry News

Stay Updated with the Latest Cheesycam Posts
 Like   Subscribe   Follow


NAB 2014: Edelkrone Pocket Series Camera Stabilizers Rigs Dollies + WING Concept
April 18, 2014


Tweet
Over at the Edelkrone booth, Kadir shows a line of products targeting compact camera systems. The new Pocket Series line of products transform from a ‘battery-grip sized’ block into common camera tools such as table top dolly, portable slider, stabilizing handles, shoulder stock with rails, and table stand. The design fits directly underneath DSLR camera [...]

Don't forget to check out the latest:
Popular Gear / Equipment Deals / Industry News

Stay Updated with the Latest Cheesycam Posts
 Like   Subscribe   Follow


Opteka 4lb Brick CounterWeight
May 11, 2012


Tweet

I purchased a few Vinyl covered Scuba Dive weights to be used as a DIY counterweight on a Gini Rig (seen here), and also ended up also using them for the DIY Crane (seen here). It’s much more expensive than basic round Gym weights, but they are smaller and have a much better aesthetic appeal [...]

Don't forget to check out the latest:
Popular Gear / Equipment Deals / Industry News

Stay Updated with the Latest Cheesycam Posts
 Like   Subscribe   Follow


Express35 Inline Shoulder Rig Discount
April 24, 2012


Tweet

Express35 knocks $100 dollars off the Inline Shoulder Rig today. The inline rig gives you room to work with a monitor or EVF off to the side while keeping the majority of the weight closer to your shoulder instead of way out in front of you (which can wear out your arms). The 8″ rods [...]

Don't forget to check out the latest:
Popular Gear / Equipment Deals / Industry News

Stay Updated with the Latest Cheesycam Posts
 Like   Subscribe   Follow


Express35 RigX Preorders Open
May 10, 2011


Tweet

Not sure how many of you remember this article I posted a while back about the RigX bundle from Express35. I asked Chris to put something like this together to work with the cheap shoulder support to offset rails. The offset has been revised since the ‘prototype’ version I received, to add more functionality.
It’s [...]

Don't forget to check out the latest:
Popular Gear / Equipment Deals / Industry News

Stay Updated with the Latest Cheesycam Posts
 Like   Subscribe   Follow


Tilta DSLR Follow Focus, Matte Box, Full Rig
April 22, 2011


Tweet

Tilta DSLR Shoulder Rig, Matte Box, Half Cage, Follow Focus
What’s up with Tilta? I’ve seen a few of their small DSLR rig parts before, but it looks like they are slowly expanding on gear. Bruce pointed out today about their Follow Focus kit which includes two different gears, a set of base rails to [...]

Don't forget to check out the latest:
Popular Gear / Equipment Deals / Industry News

Stay Updated with the Latest Cheesycam Posts
 Like   Subscribe   Follow


TrusMT DSLR Gear Crosses Over
March 31, 2011


Tweet

I’ve been pointed out to this TrusMT company for quite some time. I didn’t bother attempting to decipher the language on the main website and just believed they were just retailers for Letus equipment. Turns out I was wrong, and they are stamping TrusMT brand logos over what ‘looks like’ a Letus Aluminum Hawk VF, [...]

Don't forget to check out the latest:
Popular Gear / Equipment Deals / Industry News

Stay Updated with the Latest Cheesycam Posts
 Like   Subscribe   Follow


Hands on with Opteka CXS-1 Shoulder Support
December 27, 2010


Tweet

The Opteka CXS-1 is a fairly inexpensive ready built video camera shoulder support rig. Besides the obvious mount for the camera, the stage has a few extra mounting points if you want to get creative and add some extra accessory brackets. The Opteka was designed for cameras up to 20lbs (so they say), but no [...]

Related Posts Plugin for WordPress, Blogger...
Don't forget to check out the latest:
Popular Gear / Equipment Deals / Industry News

Stay Updated with the Latest Cheesycam Posts
 Like   Subscribe   Follow


    :Stay Updated with the Latest Posts