We highly recommend that the user read this manual thoroughly before setting up Please see the GLIDECAM HD-SERIES or GLIDECAM XR-SERIES Manual. the Glidecam HD-PRO box includes the following: (See Figure 1). MANUAL. CENTER POST. QUICK RELEASE PLATE. CAMERA MOUNTING PLATFORM. Glidecam’s reputation for customer service is legendary. If you take the time to ask some of our customers or look up what people think about us on the web, you .

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Also, it’s good enough. Operating your Glidecam HD 8. Welcome to Reddit, the front page of the internet. Page of 33 Go. Each Custom Counter Weight Plate averages.

Manual follow focus while a using glidecam?

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And while on the topic is it possible to do on a shoulder rig aswell? Set focus distance and maintain that exact distance from your subject. The lightweight and state-of-the-art Glidecam HD, HD and HD hand-held Camera Stabilizers will transform your hard to watch, shaky camera footage into hypnotically smooth, professional footage.

The HD and HD have slightly different sizes. Step down the lens so everything is in focus. Taht’s not a glide cam, that sounds like a cage or shoulder rig, if it’s a shoulder rig you should be fine with a follow focus. For more detailed information on the cookies we use, please check our cookie policy.

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Wireless follow focus is the “right” way to glidwcam this. To print the manual completely, please, download it. Also See for HD Manual – 34 pages. The Glidecam HD-Series offers advanced features and a degree of sophistication never before seen in a line of Hand-held Camera Stabilizers.


Page 22 When testing for correct horizontal balance you need to make sure that you pick up your HD from a flat surface a table for example and that you let the HD hang freely as you ,anual it.

The holes in the weights match the placement of the bolts. Twisting a follow focus would introduce a lot of sway.

The lightweight and state-of-the-art Glidecam HD, HD, and the HD hand-held camera stabilizers will transform your hard to watch shaky camera footage into hypnotically smooth, manyal footage. A unique and proprietary, precision, three-axis Gimbal incorporates several adjustable, axis convergence controls. You have a few options: The Panasonic could work well too if you like to shoot really wide, like for real estate or something.

A camera-mounting platform with a quick-release, no-tools, drop-on camera plate allows you to quickly attach or manhal your camera. Then simply retighten the screw.

Don’t have an account? A unique and proprietary Dynamic Base Platform can expand or contract. Comments to this Glideam Your Name. In that case you’ve either got to not pull focus hyperfocal distance and deep DOF are your new best friends or you need to eliminate the glidecam.

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Handling your Glidecam HD 7. To obtain service during or after the warranty period: Destined for the big screen? With the Glidecam HD-Series hand-held Stabilizers your camcorder seems to float, always balanced, isolated from your hands undesirable motions. Use of this site constitutes acceptance of our User Agreement and Privacy Policy. Specifications Designed for compact and full size cameras weighing from 4 to 10 pounds.

This allows all three axes to intersect for mabual operational alignment. Or will my hand focusing the lens throw off the whole rig and make it unusable? That’s kinda where I’ve landed too. When testing for correct horizontal balance you need to make sure that you pick up your HD from a flat surface a table for example and that you let the HD hang freely as you hold it.


ProductsHand-Held Stabilizers Tag: Glirecam Glidecam HD-Series can also be used with still cameras that shoot video. Wouldn’t work, pole control is a huge part of operating a glidecam. Attaching your camera to your Glidecam HD-series 5.

See Figure 12 Figure You might find that this wide setting is not adequate enough to give you the look produced by professional Hollywood dollies, cranes, and stabilizers. Now you are free to move with your camera — panning, tilting, booming or running without any camera instability or shake. Mess with the GH5’s focus transition feature.

Later after you adjust the vertical balance of the GLIDECAM HD you will have to go back and readjust the horizontal balance again in order to obtain a true fine balance of the whole system. Kingston, MAor email us at Tech glidecam. Do not adjust or tighten the factory settings on the Gimbal, Handle, and Yoke.

The Glidecam HD-Series works so well that it allows you to shoot incredibly smooth and graceful shots even while going to glixecam like running up and down stairs or traveling over rugged terrain. Don’t show me this message again. When balanced properly the camera floats, ready for you to move into action.