Excerpt: We use this crane in a variety of situations, from studio work to field production. The build is solid and supports our C100 setup with various lenses and attachments quite well. You will need a heavy duty tripod system to support this crane, so be prepared to spend a lot more on that than for the...
Pros: Flexability, Improves Performance, Professional Quality
Excerpt: If you're looking for a really sturdy, well-built tripod to hold up a heavy camera load, this Manfrotto is a great choice. It's really strong and stable. It's also fairly heavy and bulky, so be ready for some heavy lifting, especially once you attach a large camera system.
Excerpt: The tripod will be used to support the Glide cam crane. Like that the half bowl can be leveled. Legs not only lock into place but also has pegs to lock legs for added safety, don't need a camera crashing to the ground if a presser lock does not hold.
Pros: Folds Small, Good Stability, Lightweight, Unfolds Quickly
Excerpt: I recently purchased an EZ FX jib and this product is heavy duty enough to handle the payload. I greatly appreciate the pins for leg adjustments with the wing nut locks for extra sturdiness. (Make certain the pins point inward).
Pros: Good Stability, Lightweight, Unfolds Quickly