The new follow focus accessory, FocusONE, from Edelkrone, is optimized for the camera operators with marker-free, super precise focus marking. But the list of unique solutions for DSLR and small camera videographers includes other products.
The FocusONE, which looks like a simplified version of the no longer available FocusONE Pro, will be available in May 2016, with a suggested price of $199.
The new Edelkrone JibPLUS is a jib add-on which automatically follows the target you choose and keeps the focus on target. It can learn up to 3 separate targets at a time. JibPLUS allows auto focusing with any lens. JibPLUS contains a sensor module, a 2-axis head and a controller. It is optimized for all light weight cameras and DSLRs.
StandPLUS, also on show at NAB 2016, is a complete new camera positioning solution. Introducing a whole new concept to video and photography world, the accessory is a new take on the classic tripods. Thanks to its design, you can adjust your camera’s height and position in an instant. StandPLUS folds out and folds down in less than 5 seconds and is easy to carry around with its handle. Contrary to the classic tripods, it has no knobs or buttons to tighten or adjust. According to Edelkrone, “StandPLUS delivers never before seen convenience to any indoor static shot.”
The RigONE is a all-in-one rig solution for professional video production using DSLR and light weight cameras. The new product from Edelkrone alows users to attach numerous accessories around a camera, use it in hand, on a tripod, or like a monopod from the waist, with its built-in belt groove. When not in use the RigONE folds to fit in a backpack to carry anywhere.
Povie is a wearable – around the neck – mobile phone holder for non-action point of view shots. The idea is that you place your mobile phone on the Povie support and you’re ready to create video, share what you see, totally hands-free.
Made of ABS plastic and silicon injection parts with stainless steel screws and magnets, with a metal sticker plate to place your phone, Povie weights 0.14 lb (66g) and as carrying capacity up to 0.52 lb (236g). Available from May 2016, it costs $29.