- *Camera & FOLLOW FOCUS not included with COMPOSITE STABILIZER*
- The COMPOSITE STABILIZER handheld camera support, primarily designed for DSLRs and video cameras, provides an offset position. The camera is centered in front of your eye for use with the viewfinder.
- This feature enables you to use the viewfinder of your camera especially when it is positioned in the middle.
- This easy-to-use ergonomic design is simple to adjust and customize according to your specific needs.
- It enables a fast transition from tripod to shoulder in one simple click.
- Each support module can be assembled or disassembled easily for travel. No tools required.
- The OFFSET RAIL BLOC can be attached to the left or the right of the PAPARAZZI RISER.
- The front rods are used to attach accessories such as a matte box, a follow focus as well as many other 15mm industry standard accessories.
*All CNC machined high quality aircraft grade aluminum parts are hard anodized for a resistant finish and assembled with stainless steel screws.
Featuring the TELESCOPIC SUPPORT ARM AND ROD BLOC, the QUICK HANDLE ROD BLOC, the 15MM ROD SYSTEM PAPARAZZI RISERincludes a PAIR OF 15MM FEMALE-FEMALE ROD 8”, the OFFSET RAIL BLOC, the PAIR OF 15MM MALE-FEMALE RODS 6", the ADJUSTABLE COMPOSITE SHOULDER PAD and the BACK PAD, the COMPOSITE STABILIZER secures the camera and accessories firmly for mobile applications.
ARM2: TELESCOPIC SUPPORT ARM AND ROD BLOC
The hands-free TELESCOPIC SUPPORT ARM AND ROD BLOC includes a camera mount bracket with a 4" MULTIFUNCTION SHOE that provides a large surface contact area and a ROD BLOC. Increased stability, maneuverability and performance are provided to the camera support using the TELESCOPIC SUPPORT ARM AND ROD BLOC which can be easily attached to the shoulder rig via the ROD BLOC. You can extend the TELESCOPIC SUPPORT ARM AND ROD BLOC from a length of 14 to 20". Rotation of 360° along the vertical and horizontal axes is possible via the rotating arm. Easy attachment and removal of the cup attributes versatility to the TELESCOPIC SUPPORT ARM AND ROD BLOC. By removing the cup, the arm can be used for supporting accessories such as a microphone or camera light.
HAND 5: QUICK HANDLE ROD BLOC
The unique patented QUICK HANDLE push-button technology features 2 handles that can rotate individually on a 360° axis. With a simple push of the red buttons, the handles can be rotated. Once the red buttons are released, the handles will be secured firmly in place. The QUICK HANDLE ROD BLOC offers camera support for all 15mm rods. You can achieve precise positioning by sliding the QUICK HANDLE ROD BLOCalong the rods and tightening the red knob on the ROD BLOC. The locking mechanism is made of stainless steel for more durability.
*All CNC machined high quality aircraft grade aluminum parts are hard anodized for a resistant finish. All parts are assembled with stainless steel screws.
ROD2: 15MM ROD SYSTEM PAPARAZZI RISER
Equipped with a 15MM ROD SYSTEM PAPARAZZI RISER, the COMPOSITE STABILIZER enables you to raise the camera directly above the camera support. The system includes a PAIR OF 15MM FEMALE-FEMALE ROD 8”and features a variety of threaded holes (1/4-20” and 3/8-16”), located on the base, to attach a tripod plate and different types of monopods, while the holes in the front and rear of the PAPARAZZI RISER are used to attach various accessories such as a SLIDING ROD BLOC. With a camera base height of 2" and slot length of 4 in., the riser system allows you to slide the camera back and forth to obtain the best position. It can be used to attach a video camera or a DSLR.
The PAIR OF 15MM FEMALE-FEMALE RODS (8"), located at the front, are used to attach accessories such as matte boxes, 35mm lens adapters and follow focus mechanisms. The threads enable you to use either 4" or 6" rods (½-13").
RAILBLOC3: OFFSET RAIL BLOC
You can offset your camera to the right or the left of the PAPARAZZI RISER by using the two black screws on the OFFSET RAIL BLOC to create more or less distance between the camera and the shoulder mount.
The OFFSET RAIL BLOC is used for attaching the PAPARAZZI RISER to the left or the right of the 15mm rods enabling a right or left handed user to work with the camera support. It provides two threaded holes on one side which are used for screwing the OFFSET RAIL BLOC to the front of the PAPARAZZI RISER with a 4mm Allen key. A second OFFSET RAILBLOC can also be attached to the back of the PAPARAZZI RISER. The OFFSET RAIL BLOC is then used for attaching a COMPOSITE SHOULDER PAD such as the SHPAD1 or the SHPAD2 by inserting rods.
*All CNC machined, high quality aircraft grade aluminum parts are hard anodized for a resistant finish and assembled with stainless steel screws to prevent rusting.
2ROD15MF6: PAIR OF 15MM MALE-FEMALE RODS 6"
The PAIR OF 15MM MALE-FEMALE RODS (6"), located at the back, are used to attach the ADJUSTABLE COMPOSITE SHOULDER PAD and other accessories. The threads enable you to use either 4" or 6" rods (1/2-13").
SHPAD2: ADJUSTABLE COMPOSITE SHOULDER PAD
Padded for superior comfort, the ADJUSTABLE COMPOSITE SHOULDER PAD rests on your shoulder such that the body supports the weight of the camera and its accessories. A SLIDING ROD BLOC and a CAMERA SCREW KNOB (1/4-20) are included with the shoulder pad which is powder-coated with a wrinkle finish for a professional look.
Optional: It is possible to add a RODSUP1: ROD BLOC to attach more accessories on the shoulder pad.
PAD1: BACK PAD
Black powder-coated paint for a professional look, the BACK PAD offers the camera support superior comfort and stability. Padded on one side, the pad is attached to the ADJUSTABLE COMPOSITE SHOULDER PAD via a CAMERA SCREW KNOB (1/4-20). You can adjust the position of the BACK PAD to suit your body type with a vertical adjustment of 2" and a horizontal adjustment spanning of 360°. The CAMERA SCREW KNOB (1/4-20) allows easy attachment and removal of the BACK PAD.
Optional: It is possible to attach a SHAPE BOX on the BACK PAD using the threaded holes (1/4-20).