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  1. Hi everyone, Is there any store that sells spare counter weight plates for HD-2000? I lost 8 of mine when i was moving to a new house. I found one in B&H, but it says that its for HD-1000. Is it the same dimension with the HD-2000? Regards, Thomas Davis
  2. So I have a Glidecam HD 2000 I am balancing it with my Canon 70D (755g (1.7 lb)) and my lens is the Canon 10-18mm (8.5 ounces or 0.5291 lbs), a am using the Manfrotto 394 RC4 tripod mount (weighing 9.9 ounces) I am struggling to balance it and have struggled for months. I was using one counterweight on both sides on the bottom and someone told me more weight was better for top and bottom. So I put two and tried to mount counterweights on top but have failed so far. Has anyone got any suggestions for me on how I can balance this? and whether adding weight on top is better?
  3. Hi please contact me if you have a V16 or aV25 kit for sale and thank you. Awphoto67@gmail.com 323-312-4944
  4. Glide cam V-16 and V-20 complete kit with Hard Case for Sale. Condition: Used, Excellent condition V-16 Operator Vest Dyna-Elastic Arm With 5 & 10" Arm Posts Stabilizer Sled With Balance and Docking Bracket X,Y Worm Gear Head Assembly with Camera, Mid and Bottom Plates Three Axis Positional Gimbal With Yoke, Offset Curved Gimbal Handle 22" Central Post 13" Telescoping Post Base Platform 5" x 7" Tilt Swivel Monitor Tray and LCD Bracket, 2-2" Extensions 4-Steel Head Weight Plates 30 Steel Counter Balance Weight Disks Pelican 1650 Hard Case
  5. Hello, I have noticed my Glidecam bearings making a bit of noise when I rotate it and was looking at a few methods and products in order to clean and relubricate it. A cleaning method I came across was to soak the bearings in oil and 'flicking' the oil out it, hopefully along with any unwanted dirt particles. My question is: what lubrication do you recommend for the bearings? I have looked at 3-in-1 Dry lubricant (with PTFE) and also 3-in-1 High performance lubricant (again with PTFE), as well as bike grease (with Teflon). Also, could I just use WD40 as the cleaning solution? Thanks in advance!
  6. Hey guys, I have a problem, especially with longer lenses (like 85 mm here). Been using glidecam with sony a7s m1 (no stabilisation in camera). Here's sample footage: http://swwweou5/C0272.MP4?dl=0.dropbox.com/s/8jet1y0sb3b You can see some "bouncing" effect starting from 4 sec. I don't know what causes that effect, everything was fixed properly, no camera movement, using manfrotto QR plate. I think It was balanced pretty ok (changing lens from 24 to 85, but I don't know If It could be the cause of this shakes) Anyone experienced that kind of thing? What could cause that? I didn't see that while filming. PS. I know It' a bit out of focus, sorry guys. Thanks in advance, peace!:)
  7. Adding weight to the top of the Glidecam Devin Graham Signature Series to make those lighter weight cameras a little more inert, is a real snap. If your using the Glidecam Smooth Shooter or Glidecam X-10; These systems include Steel Weight Plates, they are designed to stack on-top of the Glidecam Camera Mounting Platform; under the camera. Using these weights on the Glidecam Devin Graham Signature Series has now been made very easy, using our Custom Length screws which are at a longer length. See attached. Now you can FLY the smallest cameras (i.e GO-PRO, etc..) on your Glidecam DGS Unit; just add a couple steel weight plates to the top and your meet the minimum weight requirement and be ready to go.
  8. Tom Howie

    Glidecam Centurion

    Glidecam in pleased to announce the NEW Glidecam Centurion The technologically advanced Glidecam Centurion is the lightest and most compact 3-axis Motorized Gimbal available in its class today. The Glidecam Centurion is designed to work with the majority of video cameras and DSLR and mirrorless cameras weighing from 1 to 5 pounds (.45 to 2.26 kg.) Made with precision Aluminum and space-age Carbon Fiber composites, the versatile Glidecam Centurion offers virtually unlimited handle-grip positions and can be set up in single-grip, or dual-grip, handle bar modes. Cameras can be easily and quickly positioned for neutral balance. The Centurion's computer controlled, direct-drive, brushless motors stabilize the camera by taking control of all three rotational axes of movement. The 32 bit accuracy of the Glidecam Centurion sensors coupled with the high speed of the controller delivers perfectly smooth and stable images while maintaining horizontal accuracy on all three axis within .02 degrees. Each brushless motor has an electric slip ring so the wires will never tangle. The state-of-the-art Glidecam Centurion is battle-ready and will combat camera instability by delivering super-smooth, high production value imagery to your productions. The Glidecam Centurion awaits your commands. - http://glidecam.com/product-centurion
  9. Hello all! I am selling my Glidecam 4000pro w/ Smooth Shooter Vest & Arm setup. Everything is is excellent condition and I've only actually used the rig a few times. Comes with the Smooth Shooter Vest & Arm, The Glidecam 4000pro Sled and all the other things like the weights and plates, and all other accessories that came with the kit when I bought it. I'm willing to let this awesome setup go for $499 + shipping. Please let me know if you're interested! You can email me at CapturedMindsEnt@yahoo.com as well. Thank you! Derek
  10. Jordanwright

    Glidecam oil UK

    I recently brought a used hd-2000 and I'm having issues with the oil. moving the position of the handle translates significantly to the panning of the Glidecam. I've seen that this has been recommended: http://www.homedepot.com/p/Super-Lube-4-oz-Bottle-Oil-with-Syncolon-PTFE-Lubricant-51004/202932719 But I cant seem to find a UK supplier. Does anyone know where I can find this oil or suggest me a different oil for use on my Glidecam. Thanks Jordan
  11. Hello, Has anyone out there ever used this combination? I am curious to know if it would work and how you would set it up. I imagine you could mount the odyssey at the front of sled and run power from an idx/gold mount at the back. Would the payload of the camera be too heavy for the bottom? Any suggestions or tips would be awesome. You are thanked.
  12. Hi everyone! I just joined the glidecam club. I bought a XR-2000 secondhand on ebay to use with my C100 - and I have a question that maybe you can help me with. My question is not about balancing or set up - plenty of youtube vids to help with that and I'm close there. My question is about how you deal with holding the weight of the glidecam and camera/lens with one arm! I find it very taxing. I'm pretty fit but my arm will shake with the weight - is there a technique to holding the actual gimbal arm? Or is this something that you just become accustomed to? Anyone else experienced this? I also noticed that the XR-2000 is no longer being manufactured. Is there anything I need to know there? And finally - anyone who uses the C100 on a glidecam - do you guys and gals always strip the top handle and side handle from the C100 to aid balance and reduce weight? I find I can balance it almost perfect with the extras but its just a touch off. Anyhow - appreciate any help you experts might be able to give. Thank you in advance! Happy bonfire night!
  13. isaacgarcia

    Selling Glidecam HD 4000

    Hello, I am now selling a glidecam hd 4000. I will include the ebay link on here for anyone who may be interested. Please contact me if you have any questions. Thanks for your time! http://www.ebay.com/itm/Glidecam-HD-4000-/282288411494?hash=item41b9b35366:g:X4oAAOSwnHZYRJNs
  14. Hello, If anyone is interested, I am selling a well taken care of glidecam x10 vest and arm. Both show signs of use, but well taken care of! Check out the ebay link if you are looking to buy! http://www.ebay.com/itm/Glidecam-X10-Vest-and-Arm-/282252822335?hash=item41b794473f:g:BPsAAOSwXeJYJj1B
  15. We have just created a new channel on youtube to show off all the cool things we are doing up North in Norway and around the world :-) The next couple of months we will do a lot of glide cam scenes of the northern light and whales (orcas and humpback whales). There will also be some time lapses and underwater scenes. Here´s a short sample of the latest project in august - all scenes filmed with glide cam.
  16. GLIDECAM V25 with extra accesories for sale. http://glidecam.com/product-v-25-sled Hello Friends, I have really well preserved Glidecam V25 for sale. Everything is in full working order. Ready to fly. System is designed to film or video cameras weighing from 10 to 25 pounds. It doesn't have any repairs and you dont have to do anyone. I used it with care because i now how to. In fact this one has upgrades. There is a new 7" HD monitor with HDMI. You can use the serial one like backup monitor. The reason for the sale is my deteriorating health. Stuff list: 1. Pelicase 1650 with foam for the sled 2. trolley bag for the vest and arm (cover for the arm too) 3. New Manfrotto tripod for the Docking 4. Low mode bracket 5. J-bracket and from Jerry Hill 6. Arm rain cover, from Jerry Hill 7. Rain cover on set 8. 7" Monitor Liliput and backup monitor Glidecam. 9. The wires. 10. Additional weight plate Optional stuff: 2x Sony BP-GL65 Batteries 250€ 1x Sony BP-GL95 Battery 220€ 1x Battery Charger - Varizoom - 200€ The GALLERY with main poster i prepared for you and other photos https://drive.google.com/open?id=0B1yG4Vudiq-_aXh5SmZjNTJDRU0 I will including the box tool too. The price is 4400 €. You can pick it in Poland (Warsaw) or pay for the sent. I prefer if you came here to Poland but it is your choice. The dimension are: The Pelicase 1650 (LxWxD) 78.1x52x29.30cm 16,800kg of weight The trolly with the vest, arm,tools... LxWxD 76x34x34cm 18.200kg The tripod 109x15x7.5cm 2kg If you have any questions, just let me know. lukaskrzeminski@gmail.com or PM Best regards!
  17. 7/8/2016 Great review on the NEW Glidecam XR-PRO Excellent stabilizer on a budget. By Rom I got this because my Ronin-M has to be sent back for service. Why? Because some water splashed on one of the gimbal motors. Yes, I wasn't supposed to be filming at the beach, and thought I would be careful enough with it. Anyhow, while the Ronin flies to Germany or China for DJI repair, I needed something in the meantime and saw the new XR-PRO. For less than the cost of a new gimbal motor, I could have a stable rig for my GH4 + 12-40 f/2.8 + RODE mic. Not bad. I got it, and after watching a few YouTube videos on how to stabilize it - it is an absolute peach to work with. So much easier to work with than the Ronin - and I have far more control over the look of a shot than the Ronin. It also is easier to cart around without needing an assistant to bring the Ronin stand for me everywhere I needed to set down the Ronin. It also is at a more natural height for shots, and allows me to see the monitor on my GH4 naturally without needing a remote monitor feed like I do on my Ronin. So far, very much enjoying the Glidecam and recommend it - particularly at this price point Glidecam: http://glidecam.com/product-xr-pro B&H: http://www.bhphotovideo.com/c/product/1234136-REG/glidecam_glxrpro_xr_pro_handheld_camera_stabilizer.html#customerReview Video:
  18. Tom Howie

    NEW iGlide II

    iGLIDE II_v02.pdf Coming Soon....
  19. amyr

    Tirana in 4K

    I use GlidecamHD4000. How do you like it?
  20. Hey guys, Heres my video of Waterloo the first time using the glidecam properly, shot with gh4, video has gone over 40k views which for me is great and unexpected, movement wasnt as I liked but i learned alot that day.
  21. Tom Howie

    NEW Glidecam XR-PRO

    Check out the new Glidecam XR-PRO!!! The Glidecam XR-PRO is designed for cameras from 0.1 to 10 lbs. in weight. List Price: $289.00 See more at http://glidecam.com/product-xr-pro
  22. HelloHello, Hello, I'm desperately looking for a used DGS glidecam. Please respond if you have one for sale, know of one for sale etc. Thanks!
  23. Hi Guys, I bought a DGSS Glidecam from Amazon used, I appear to be missing Rubber Washers, are these necessary and where can I get replacements if possible? based in the uk Thanks
  24. Great usage photos from America's Test Kitchen Thanks keep cooking up great video with your Glidecam Vista Head!
  25. Here's a bit of genius from Videmaker Magazine... Thanks to Scott McDermott