Zhiyun-Tech Crane 2 3-Axis Gimbal Stabilizer + Servo Follow Focus Controller


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  • Follow Focus Control
  • Manfrotto standard Quick Release Plate
  • Supports maximum payload of 3.2kg
  • Maximum run time of 18 hours
  • Intuitive OLED display
  • Integrated 4-way joystick
  • Quick control dial
  • Quick balance adjustments
  • Micro USB port for firmware updates
  • DC 8.0 power outlet for direct camera charging
  • Slow fall system for power-off protection
  • 12 Months Australian Warranty

If you are looking for the heavyweight champion of camera stabilizers, then you need not look further than the Zhiyun Tech Crane 2 Camera Stabilizer. It provides unparalled stabilization for professional-level DSLR cameras of up to 3.2 kg. As it secures the movement of the camera for every angle, adjustments on the axis lockscrews can be done in under a minute. Tuning the tilting angles can also be done by hand. It is also easy to pop in the camera from the tripod to the gimbal with its Manfrotto standard Quick Release Plate. Meanwhile, the ergonomically designed control panel includes a four-way joystick that provides smooth movement while the quick control dial is your access to adjust the Crane 2's operational settings. But the most amazing feature of this stabilizer is its follow focus control that work with certain Canon DSLRs. Rotate the dial and you get three focus depths that blurs the setting around the subject. Aside from that, there is no second guessing on its settings for you can take a quick glance of it at its intuitive OLED display. Power is not a problem for its three batteries can provide a maximum run time of 18 hours. This allows the built-in DC 8.0 outlet to charge cameras directly. But when it's time to power off the device, the slow fall system protects the lens and the camera from breaking. So for those who are into professional filmmaking, having this item is like having a film crew rolled into one!

Product Features in Detail

Real Time Follow Focus
Integrated with an unprecedented follow focus wheel on the body, Crane 2 allows ±0.02° precision real time focus control through camera cable connection, so that you can always keep your subject in focus while moving, setting free your camera for more dedicated task.

3.2 KG Maximum Payload
Empowered by the 6th Gen. Instune Algorithm System which realizes 50% increase in motor torque and 20% improvement in noise reduction, the Crane 2 sets up a new benchmark for the industry supporting a max. payload of 3.2kg, mountable by all models of DSLR and mirrorless camera on the market.

Instant Precise Attitude Compensation
Integrated with the pioneering 32-bit x 3 high-speed MCU parallel control technology which realizes 100% improvement in respond speed, CRANE 2 gets high above the industry standard with its cutting-edge attitude compensation system and unparalleled anti-shaking stabilizing performance.

Intuitive OLED Display
The intuitive interface design help you easily identify the connection status, battery level, control mode and multiple camera params, giving you full control over every detail. The Display shows information on battery level, shutter release, ISO, EV, and AV.

18-Hour Run Time
Three high energy efficiency 18650 rechargeable batteries give the Crane 2 maximum runtime of 18 hours with 6000mAh capacity. Meanwhile, the Crane 2 allows convenient real-time charging to the camera even when your camera is without batteries.

Innovative Quick Control Dial Design
The quick control dial on the control panel is like an integrated extension of your camera. You can either press or rotate the dial to make various camera parameter settings such as TV, AV, ISO and EV, giving you seamless camera control independently from any software applications.

A camera crew all rolled into one stabilizer
Crane 2 comes standard with a comprehensive accessories kit, including camera control cables to connect with various brand cameras, an Aluminum alloy tripod, an EVA carrying bag, as well as a MANFROTTO standard quick release plate that allows quick camera installation to the stabilizer or tripod within seconds, ideal for videographers stepping up their game.

Unique Dovetail Slot Design
Featuring the unique dovetail slot design, CRANE 2 enables high-precision balance adjustment for faster and more convenient camera mounting.

Quick Balance Adjustments
Thumbscrew for Quicker Balance Adjustment Designed with easy-to-use thumbscrews and the unique quick release plate, you can mount, dismount and balance your camera to get ready for shooting only within 60 seconds with no need of a screwdriver. Start your shooting at anywhere, anytime.

Item Min. Standard Max. Remark
Operating Voltage 9.8V 11.1V 12.6V  
Operating Current 110mA   6000mA  
USB Output Voltage   5V    
USB Output Current   1A    
Camera Charging Output Voltage   8V    
Camera Charging Output Current   2A    
Following Deviation in Static State ±0.01°   ±0.3°  
Following Deviation in Motion State ±0.05°   ±0.1°  
Tilt Angle Range -135°   185  
Roll Angle Range   360°   Unlimited Rotation
Pan Angle Range   360°   Unlimited Rotation
Operation Temperature -10°C 25°C 45°C  
Battery Runtime 12h   18h Balanced center of gravity
Valid Payload 500g   3200g  
Product Dimension (W x D x H) 210 x 118 x 450 mm
Product Net Weight 1250g
This product comes with Local Genuine Warranty. Our products are sourced from authorised Australian suppliers and therefore come with genuine Australian warranty. Camera Warehouse does not participate in 'Grey Market' or 'Parallel Import' activities.

EVA Carrying Bag
Adjustable carrying strap
3x 18650 2000 mAh batteries
Li-Ion Battery Charger
Aluminium alloy tripod
Micro to Micro USB Cable
Micro to Mini USB Cable
Sony Camera Control/Charging Cable
Panasonic Camera Control Cable
Micro USB Cable
User Guide
Local Genuine Warranty

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SKU: Zhiyun-Tech C020012E

UPC: 191493000186