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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This allows all three axes to intersect for proper operational alignment. Attaching your camera to your Glidecam HD-series 5. The Panasonic could work well too if you like to shoot really wide, like for real estate or something. Rules Be respectful of other users. A camera-mounting platform with a quick-release, no-tools, drop-on camera plate allows you mabual quickly attach or remove your camera. Set focus distance and maintain that exact distance from your subject. 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.

See Figure 12 Figure You have a few options: Mess with the GH5’s focus transition feature. Don’t show me this message again. Wireless follow focus is the “right” way to do this. Do not adjust or tighten the factory settings on the Gimbal, Handle, and Yoke.

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The Glidecam HD Series stabilizers offer unparalleled controllability and ease of use with their unique rigid, yet dynamically adjustable, control and weight distribution surfaces.


Page of 33 Go. Try using a piece of a rubber dish washing glove. HD Designed for compact, low profile cameras weighing from 4 to 10 pounds. Handling your Glidecam HD 7. Setting manial, controlling and adjusting system balance is now quick and precise.

Assembling your Glidecam HD 4. We highly recommend that the user read this manual thoroughly before setting up and operating the HD, HD, or the HD Step down the lens so everything is in focus. Figure 33 With your Camera base side up in your lap and with Table of Contents Add to my manuals Add.

Become a Redditor and subscribe to one of thousands of communities. Glidecam HD Parts and Components 3. When handling your HD you will use one hand to hold on to the handle and the other hand to gently guide the camera in the direction you wish to shoot. You might find that this wide setting is not adequate enough to give you the look produced by professional Hollywood dollies, cranes, and stabilizers. These parts should remain loose and move freely, for proper operation.

Pretty noob question here but Is it possible to use a cage on a gh5 with rods and a manual follow focus and still get smooth shots while focusing by myself?

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. Also See for HD Manual – 34 glidedam. Use of this site constitutes acceptance of our User Agreement and Privacy Policy. Don’t have an account?

See Figure 26 Figure 26 There are two ways to create this correct alignment. You have a few options:. Got it, continue to print.

Manuzl Glidecam HD-Series works so well that it allows you to shoot incredibly smooth and graceful shots even while going to extremes like running up and down stairs or traveling over rugged terrain. Specifications Designed for compact and full size cameras weighing from 4 to 10 pounds.


No, it’s not the best AF on the market. Before you begin the balancing process check the following and make sure they have been done: This manual also for: Also, it’s good enough. 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.

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Manual follow focus while a using glidecam? The Glidecam HD-Series offers advanced features and a degree of sophistication never before seen in a line of Hand-held Camera Mmanual.

The Glidecam HD-Series can also be used with gljdecam cameras that shoot video. Twisting a follow focus would introduce a lot of sway. Submit a new link.

That’s kinda where I’ve landed too. This allows you to easily adjust the systems dynamic balance or to increase or decrease the systems rotational pan inertia. Just set it to single-area, place and size the area as you see fit, and go nuts.

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The HD and HD have slightly different sizes. Welcome to Reddit, the front page of the internet.

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