The Ghost – DSLR/Video Camera Stabilizer

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    There's another MōVI clone on the horizon called the Ghost – here's some info!

    They're fundraising on kickstarter and you've got 4 days left to get in on the action — and the good news is they're already funded (currently at about 350%). There are some options to get some early bird discounts there on kickstarter if you're interested but you've only got 4 days.

    The Ghost – DSLR/Video Camera Stabilizer

    The Ghost Pan axis

    The Ghost Pan axis 2

    We are now including a free Motorized 3rd Axis in your kits. This is an additional $150 in savings just for our kickstarter backers.

    Camera stabilizing rigs have become more and more poplar as the video industry grows and people realize smooth video is essential for a professional product.

    Steadicam rigs are one of the only products on the market that allow for these professional shots, but they are expensive and take years of operating to master. That is, until The Ghost. The Ghost is a robotic camera stabilizing rig programmed to stay level. This revolutionary camera rig couldn't make smooth filming any easier. It is very lightweight, durable, and so easy to use that even a child can operate it. It is primarily made out of carbon fiber to minimize weight and withstand the abuse of field use. The electronics are simple with two silent brushless motors and a pre-programmed control board. Just attach the battery, turn it on, and track your subject to get that cinematically smooth footage.

    The Ghost Specifications

    Weight: Approx. 39oz/ 1105 grams
    Dimensions (W x H x D): Approx. 18 x 12.5 x 8 (450 x 320 x 200mm)
    Startup time:Approx. 5 seconds
    Runtime: Approx. 2.5 hours/battery

    Carrying Capacity

    Maximum Camera Dimensions (W x H x D)Approx. 7 x 8 x 8 in. (18 x 20 x 20 cm)
    Camera Weight: Up to 3.5lbs/ 1500

    Battery Specs

    Runtime: Approx. 2.5hrs
    Weight: Approx. 5oz/ 141g
    Dimensions (W x L x H)Approx. 2.5 x 4 x 1 in. (63 x 101 x 25mm)


    Materials:Carbon Fiber Construction
    Adjustable Axis:Fully adjustable in all 3 axis to achieve perfect balance
    Firmware: AlexMos
    Motors: Rewound Brushless Motors
    100% designed and assembled in the USA

    The Ghost test

    The Ghost prototype

    For more information about this Kickstarter project, visit The Ghost – DSLR/Video Camera Stabilizer

    (cover photo credit: snap from Kickstarter)

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