Edelkrone does what it does greatest by rethinking the on a regular basis instruments that content material creators depend on, and this time round, it’s turned its out-of-the-box gaze on the Tripod.
With StandPLUS, the corporate has not solely reimagined how filmmakers can lock down their cameras however has created a design that gives a quiver of digital camera angles with out having to show a single knob or clip.
The StandPLUS seems to be an upscaled variant of Edelkrone’s in style FlexTILT digital camera head, if not in design, then at the least in spirit and considering.
The StandPLUS is constructed to be compact and collapsible, mild and straightforward to hold, simple to retailer, and sturdy in its enduring use.
It’s meant to unencumber content material creators to spend much less time behind the digital camera adjusting for the correct angle and extra on capturing content material.
Able to quickly adjusting to a wide range of angles, the retractable StandPLUS provides content material creators the flexibility to regulate from totally collapsible to setting the digital camera to the specified angle inside seconds.
There aren’t any knobs to tighten down or buttons to press, and stable metallic balls on the souls of the tripod legs allow customers to rotate and transfer the StandPLUS somewhat simply.
StandPLUS additionally has a sq. deal with management with which to regulate the digital camera angle from down low, to a basic overhead shot, and might maintain the digital camera locked down on account of friction already constructed into the design.
The machine can collapse all the way down to a minimal of 19.6 inches in operational top, to a most of 61.4 inches for some nice overhead angles.
Initially marketed in 2016, StandPLUS has been redesigned to be much more compact and light-weight by way of the usage of high-quality CNC-machined aluminum elements.
It might probably fold down to only beneath 4.3 inches x 4.3 inches by 21.6 inches (11x11x55cm) and weights about 4.5 kilos (2.5kg). It has a most carrying capability of 5.5 kilos.
Deploying a digital camera bundle utilizing the StandPLUS, content material creators will be capable of assume up a digital camera angle, make the correct adjustment, and hit information practically immediately.
And customers will be capable of transfer the digital camera from one facet of the set to a different with out shedding that adjustment or having to redo it.
All instructed, StandPLUS does what Edelkrone has at all times been good at, getting the digital camera the place the creator needs it to be, with out having to wrestle with tools to get there. It’s actually simply “set it and neglect it” till it must be set once more.
The retail value of the Edelkrone StandPLUS is $490 with free transport and pre-paid responsibility and taxes. That is very aggressive with sticks made by opponents like Manfrotto, Oben, or Slik, to call a number of.
It’s out there now by way of Edelkrone.com and approved retailers.