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#1 Felix Lang

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Posted 01 December 2016 - 10:48 AM

Hi everyone,

someone used the DJI Follow Focus System on a Steadicam?

https://www.bhphotov.../dji_focus.html
 

What do you guys think ... anything better than the DJI in the same price rage?

Ceers


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#2 atefamiri

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Posted 01 December 2016 - 11:47 AM

Hi
I used tow times, It depends on the lens ,when I used for CP2 lens it was fine but for
Master prime lens and prime lens was not good enough


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#3 atefamiri

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Posted 01 December 2016 - 11:48 AM

I had problem for calibrating


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#4 Felix Lang

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Posted 02 December 2016 - 02:04 AM

So the motor is to weak?

Anything good in the pricerange between 2000€ and 2500€ you can recommend?


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#5 Kevin Jacobsen

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Posted 02 December 2016 - 10:14 AM

I've used a cinegears, and that sometimes had issues connecting/syncing with the motor, and the mounting hardware can be a bit annoying (ie. tightening the thumbscrews so ridiculously tight to keep the motor from slipping.)

but it's in that price range.  It's lighter than others because the motors receiver is built-into the motor. I just picked up a Bartech, used, for your budget, in a fantastic working condition. 


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#6 atefamiri

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Posted 02 December 2016 - 11:36 AM

Yes , motor is weak



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#7 Haris Pallas

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Posted 02 December 2016 - 12:10 PM

Hi Felix,

 

A second hand analog Bartech is what you can get for this price range and will do your job!

 

Thanks,

 

 

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#8 Felix Lang

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Posted 06 December 2016 - 04:25 PM

Thanks guys for the advice. :)

Greets
 


Edited by Felix Lang, 06 December 2016 - 04:25 PM.

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#9 Brenton Lee

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Posted 12 February 2017 - 06:20 PM

I fried a DJI Focus motor first go.

 

Was powering it straight from a Hypercore battery D-Tap, it worked a few times then made a sizzling noise and died. Absolutely not reason that should have happened. 

 

R.I.P little motor.

 

Such a rip off. 


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#10 Arseny sentiakov

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Posted 12 April 2017 - 01:35 AM

Hey everybody! I have recently had to conduct a research on follow focus systems, their specifications and so on. I think many people, at least who is looking for a FF, will be interested. I’ve checked the most popular models, both wireless and wired, mechanical and electronic. I’ve done it myself so If you have any questions I will be ready to answer.

 

links on reviews

- proaim EF-PRO (https://www.youtube....h?v=DeTF2frxiM4)

- KeyEasyFocus (https://www.youtube....h?v=CIHgG3fmEdY)

- DJI Focus (https://www.youtube....h?v=UhE0ArjzJdI)

- UniVice (https://vimeo.com/153903392)

- Movcam (https://www.youtube....h?v=u_f5UyybK4c)

- Camtree V2 (https://www.youtube....h?v=Do_6mn3QXD4)

 

and my comparison chart

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