DitoGear announces new batch of HDSLR timelapse sliders and accessories

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We just got wind of these new HDSLR accessories that we thought you might like to know about – new from DitoGear – a line of sliders and controllers for doing video motion, timelapses and more.


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DitoGear posted today on their website a huge update with new product launches and their scheduled releases. This info is from a press release they sent to us.

DitoGearâ„¢ OmniSlider

After a quick success of their first flagship product – a motorized silder dedicated for video and timelapse shooters, DitoGear introduces its successor – a DitoGearâ„¢ OmniSlider. Although not much changed in terms of technical design, a lot of features were added to the controller. A must have for every time-lapse enthusiast and also interesting point for video shooters.

A completely new DitoGearâ„¢ CrankSlider is a linear camera slider dedicated for manual operation providing ultimately smooth and noiseless performance.
Key features:

  • Full range of lengths: 0.5m, 1m, 1.5m, 2.0m, 2.5m
  • The same, appreciated rail design and quality build
  • Extremely fluent linear bearing system
  • Precise control of motion resistance with the adjustable brake
  • Belt and gear-based drive system with convenient adjustable crank for ultra smooth operation and precise control of the trolley
  • Noiseless operation

The DitoGearâ„¢ CrankSlider will be available at ditogear.com/store shortly, so check their site for updates.
The retail price is EUR 549.00 for 1m version (~130 cm total length).
The introductory price of EUR 499.00 for the first 100 units is valid until the end of December, 2010.

DitoGearâ„¢ OmniSlider Controller

DitoGearâ„¢ OmniSlider Controller

DitoGearâ„¢ OmniSlider Kit

DitoGearâ„¢ OmniSlider Kit


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DitoGearâ„¢ CrankSlider

DitoGearâ„¢ CrankSlider Crank

DitoGearâ„¢ CrankSlider Crank

DitoGearâ„¢ CrankSlider

DitoGearâ„¢ CrankSlider

A completely new DitoGearâ„¢ CrankSlider is a linear camera slider dedicated for manual operation providing ultimately smooth and noiseless performance.
Key features:

  • Full range of lengths: 0.5m, 1m, 1.5m, 2.0m, 2.5m
  • The same, appreciated rail design and quality build
  • Extremely fluent linear bearing system
  • Precise control of motion resistance with the adjustable brake
  • Belt and gear-based drive system with convenient adjustable crank for ultra smooth operation and precise control of the trolley
  • Noiseless operation

The DitoGearâ„¢ CrankSlider will be available at ditogear.com/store shortly, so check their site for updates.
The retail price is EUR 549.00 for 1m version (~130 cm total length).
The introductory price of EUR 499.00 for the first 100 units is valid until the end of December, 2010.

DitoGearâ„¢ CrankSlider Brake

DitoGearâ„¢ CrankSlider Brake

Upcoming launches

DitoGear announced also a few more upcoming product launches, including:

DitoGearâ„¢ DryEyeLite Proto

DitoGearâ„¢ DryEyeLite Proto

DitoGearâ„¢ DryEye – a dew prevention system for DSLR and video cameras
An advanced linear motion control system for professionals dedicated for heavier cameras
An entry-level timelapse slider for timelapse enthusiasts
A DitoGear Power Pack – high capacity portable power tank for timelapse and video shooters

Check ditogear.com for more details.

So, what do you think? Look cool?

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(Photo credit: snap from DitoGear)

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