Glidecam 4000 at DVinfo.net

Go Back   DV Info Net > The Tools of DV and HD Production > Support Your Local Camera > Stabilizers (Steadicam etc.)

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old March 26th, 2006, 06:31 PM   #1
Regular Crew
 
Join Date: Dec 2005
Posts: 71
Glidecam 4000

I have the Panasonic DVC60 shoulder mount and was curious if this 6lb camera is a very good fit with the GC4000. I have been looking at a low cost stabilizer like this but would like some input from anyone with some experience using it with a shoulder mount camera.

Consider the shoulder mount design I am thinking thast balance may be a problem.
Monte Comeau is offline   Reply With Quote
Old March 26th, 2006, 06:47 PM   #2
Major Player
 
Join Date: Jul 2004
Location: Juneau, Alaska, USA
Posts: 624
For a camera that big you are going to need something body mounted.

A GC4K handheld won't cut it.

What's your budget and what are you shooting?

- Mikko
Mikko Wilson is offline   Reply With Quote
Old March 26th, 2006, 07:01 PM   #3
Regular Crew
 
Join Date: Dec 2005
Posts: 71
Just for weddings...but wanted to get rid of the tri-pods.

I am not looking to spend a pile of cash, that is why I was checking out the Glidecam 4000.

Oh well...it was a good idea.
Monte Comeau is offline   Reply
Reply

DV Info Net refers all where-to-buy and where-to-rent questions exclusively to these trusted full line dealers and rental houses...

Adorama
(800) 223-2500
New York, NY

B&H Photo Video
(866) 521-7381
New York, NY

Texas Media Systems
(512) 440-1400
Austin, TX

Precision Camera
(800) 677-1023
Austin, TX

VideoGuys
(800) 323-2325
Mineola, NY

DV Info Net also encourages you to support local businesses and buy from an authorized dealer in your neighborhood.
  You are here: DV Info Net > The Tools of DV and HD Production > Support Your Local Camera > Stabilizers (Steadicam etc.)

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

 



All times are GMT -6. The time now is 01:52 AM.


DV Info Net -- Real Names, Real People, Real Info!
1998-2018 The Digital Video Information Network