Edelkrone has introduced the PocketRIG v3, a long-awaited replace to their widespread all-in-one digicam accent, taking their distinctive designs a step additional.
Initially launched in 2014, the first model of the Edelkrone Pocket Rig was a smashing success. Its small footprint, collapsible design, and inexpensive value made it a no brainer for the cameraperson on the go.
The Edelkrone PocketRIG v3 refines that authentic design, provides new options, and even is available in at a lower cost.
PocketRIG v3 Modular Design
Small and handy, the PocketRIG v3 could be very moveable, customizable, and modular. Customers can add or take away a half cage, assist arm, handles, or rods based mostly on their necessities. Extra importantly, all of it folds up into an equipment that’s roughly the dimensions of a battery grip.
The half cage is model new to the PocketRIG v3, and it encompasses a new set of movable mounting factors to connect equipment. Customers can connect lights, microphones, displays, and extra wherever on the cage.
Like earlier generations, a completely adjustable, foldable, and removable arm can be utilized as a shoulder, chest, or belt assist. This element was designed for velocity, stability, and luxury, whether or not you’re on set or filming on the go.
PocketRIG v3 comes with two foldable, extendable 15 mm rods that you should use to mount a comply with focus, matte field, or handles.
Deal with Pack for PocketRIG v3
An optionally available deal with pack for the PocketRIG v3 consists of twin entrance handles, a high deal with, and a facet deal with with a chilly shoe port. These grips present customers with a extra ergonomic expertise whereas capturing.
For example you’ll be able to connect the highest deal with to the facet of the half cage, offering one other level of contact for stability.
One other companion product for the brand new PocketRIG is a devoted cellphone grip attachment.
Modeled after the Edelkrone FlexTILT Head, PhoneGRIP’s versatile stand makes PhoneGRIP an excellent stand-alone answer to carry varied dimension smartphones and extra. It’s good for mounting different smaller gadgets you must have shut by like an SSD, or powerbank.
Worth And Availability
The Edelkrone PocketRIG v3 is presently obtainable to order for $168.75 at B&H and on Edelkrone’s website. You possibly can choose up the Deal with Pack for $89.25, and the PhoneGRIP for an extra $51.75 individually.
A grand complete of $309.75 is a unbelievable value for an entire setup that may comply with you wherever, and barely takes up any area in your bag.
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