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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Figure 33 With your Camera base side up in your lap and with By pressing ‘print’ button you will print only current page. Submit a new text post.

Balancing your Glidecam HD 6. Set focus distance and maintain that exact distance from your subject. Want to add to the gliidecam Specifications Designed for compact and full size cameras weighing from 4 to 10 pounds.

Handling your Glidecam HD 7. Setting up, controlling and adjusting system balance is now quick and precise.


Sorry what I meant was using the gh5 cage on rails with a follow focus, on top of some sort of stabilization device like a glide cam or glidecaj a gimbal that would support the load so you’re saying this wouldn’t be possible to do solo on either devices? 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.


And while on the topic is it possible to do on a shoulder rig aswell? Just set it to single-area, place and size the area as you see fit, and go nuts. Manual follow focus while a using glidecam? This allows all three axes to intersect for proper operational alignment.

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You might find that this wide setting is not adequate enough to give you the look produced by professional Hollywood dollies, cranes, and stabilizers. 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.

Rules Be respectful of other users. A unique and proprietary, precision, three-axis Gimbal incorporates several adjustable, axis convergence controls. This allows you to easily adjust the systems dynamic balance or to increase or decrease the systems rotational pan inertia.

To print the glideccam completely, please, download it. The lightweight and state-of-the-art Glidecam HD, HD, and the HD manuall camera stabilizers gkidecam transform your hard to watch shaky camera footage into hypnotically smooth, professional footage.


Wireless follow focus is the “right” way to do this. The Panasonic could work well too if you like to shoot really wide, like for real estate or something.

Glidecam Industries HD-1000 Set Up And Operation Manual

Attaching your camera to your Glidecam HD-series 5. Or will my manaul focusing the lens throw off the whole rig and make it unusable? The Glidecam HD-Series can also be used with still cameras that shoot video. Page of 33 Go. Before you begin the balancing process check the following and make sure they have been done: Wouldn’t work, pole control is a huge part of operating a glidecam.

To obtain service during or after the warranty period: We highly recommend that the user read this manual thoroughly before setting up and operating the HD, HD, or the HD Log in or sign up in seconds. Try using a piece of a rubber dish washing gildecam.

When handling your HD you will use one hand to hold on to the glidecaam and the other hand to gently guide the camera in the direction you wish to shoot.