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    Keith, come out and join us.Tiffen Steadicam will be open.  You'll see a lot of different rigs at the expo. Steadicam's for your cell phone all the way up to the big professional cameras.   
  • Steadicam Accessory Balance Weights 
    Can you use these with any 19mm rail system?For instance will these fit on the 19mm bars from my mkv monitor rails?
  • First Timing It. 
    What are you shooting, and what do you WANT to be shooting?  The answers to these things are your answer.  A bunch of street scenes might interest the local tourism board, or local politicians.  Walk in with a demo clip and fin...
  • Steadicam just started, but a serious target = Earthquakes 
     Unfortunately, this is not always true.  Sometimes it's more important to get a record than to provide help.  It depends largely on two things -- the extent of need, and the capability to fill that need.  If you can't do much...
  • Pilot sled w/Merlin dovetail on tripod adapter? 
    It strikes me that I can get the most versatility at the least effort by leaving the Merlin dovetail attached to the camera, then mounting the tripod adapter to the Pilot mounting plate.  This should let me quickly go between Merlin2 and Pilo...
  • Stand load requirement for Pilot arm? 
    Lisa: Understood on the total weight, and agreed that heavier-duty is desired.  And I didn't make myself clear when I was talking about end weights, but my understanding of the math is that a large part of the balance is due to moment ar...
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