Win ikan rig and follow focus at planet5D!

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Win a DSLR rig with follow focus from ikan and planet5D!

As a reminder, we're doing a giveaway on the planet5D forums (more info on the giveaway) and we're highlighting the products that you might win!

In this case, our amazing friends at ikan are giving you the opportunity to win this ikan rig and follow focus in our giveaway.

The giveaway ends on July 31st so you still have time to get involved in the forums and post plenty of times to give you a whole bunch of entries to win. Note: just registering in the forums does not give you an entry, you must post!

Our thanks to ikan for being a great sponsor on this exciting giveaway!

To win, you must post on the planet5D forums – so please join and post – the more you post, the more chances you have to win! Registration is simple with the Facebook and Twitter connect icons at the top of the forums… as simple as 2 clicks!


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FG Follow Focus Cine-Kit

Introducing the highest quality geared follow focus in its class. ikan's FG Follow Focus offers precision machined aluminum construction, light weight design, beveled dry erase marking disk, and is compatible with all ikan Elements kits and/or any 15mm rod-based camera support system. Driven by a 2 diameter control wheel, the FG Follow Focus features low backlash and is compatible with standard film pitch gearing of .8 MOD supported by a 2.3 diameter focus gear. The horizontal adjustment feature accommodates a wide range of DSLR lens diameters and is complimented by a focus mark indicator and lockable focus control.

Features

The included 17" FG Follow Focus Whip features vinyl covering and a crank stability grip for smooth control. Utilizing a standard 3/4" square connector, the FG Whip provides leverage over distance and smoother focus pulls all around.

The included 17″ FG Follow Focus Whip features vinyl covering and a crank stability grip for smooth control. Utilizing a standard 3/4″ square connector, the FG Whip provides leverage over distance and smoother focus pulls all around.

Our 2.3 FG Follow Focus Crank Knob provides rapid focus, allowing you to move from focus mark to focus mark at a high rate of speed. Fitted with standard size square connector, The FG Crank Knob offers fast and accurate control.

Our 2.3 FG Follow Focus Crank Knob provides rapid focus, allowing you to move from focus mark to focus mark at a high rate of speed. Fitted with standard size square connector, The FG Crank Knob offers fast and accurate control.

Also in the box is a pair of 2.5 to 4.25 diameter adjustable zip lens gears. Complete with two no scuff, non-slip lens gear liners; your DSLR lens is protected and ready to pull focus.

Also in the box is a pair of 2.5 to 4.25 diameter adjustable zip lens gears. Complete with two no scuff, non-slip lens gear liners; your DSLR lens is protected and ready to pull focus.

Flyweight Offset DSLR Shoulder Rig

The O-Fly Shoulder Rig from ikan utilizes a unique offset design, making it easy to shoot using your camera’s LCD display. With vertical adjustments available in 2 locations, it is easy to position your camera at eye level, which is especially crucial if you use an external viewfinder or loupe. Like all of the Flyweight rigs from ikan, the O-Fly is adjustable, lightweight and durable, making it ideal for shots on the move.

Features

Fully adjustable to your shooting needs, the offset element piece can be put in few different variations. It can be set to where the camera is perfectly eye level or below eye level. With the offset piece, you can also offset your camera to where the camera is right in front of you or in the complete opposite direction.

Fully adjustable to your shooting needs, the offset element piece can be put in few different variations. It can be set to where the camera is perfectly eye level or below eye level. With the offset piece, you can also offset your camera to where the camera is right in front of you or in the complete opposite direction.

The base plate height can be adjusted to be higher or lower, giving you more latitude for shooting

The base plate height can be adjusted to be higher or lower, giving you more latitude for shooting

The grip handles can easily move more closer in or further away from the crossblocks, with a quick twist of the thumb screws and re-tighten, you can position the grip handles anyway you see fit.

The grip handles can easily move more closer in or further away from the crossblocks, with a quick twist of the thumb screws and re-tighten, you can position the grip handles anyway you see fit.

Pro battery power solutions that are available can be accessorized with your rig by mounting it in to the back of the shoulder pad, also giving you some good counter weight to work with.

Pro battery power solutions that are available can be accessorized with your rig by mounting it in to the back of the shoulder pad, also giving you some good counter weight to work with.

(cover photo credit: snap from the site)



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