This is the age of content creation. That is why the advent of various modern tools to facilitate video filming has come. Through the years, instruments that used to be exclusive to professionals have started to get democratized and simplified to cater to newbies and non-professionals who have the equal passion to produce quality content.
From DJI, a global leader in innovative camera and drone technology, comes two highly recommended gimbal tools or handheld mechanical stabilizers that can help content creators shoot smooth and cinematic footage even without using an expensive dolly or larger tripods.
DJI OM 5 Smartphone Gimbal Stabilizer
This portable and palm-sized gimbal stabilizer is made specifically for smartphones, thus its lightweight and versatile design. The magic is in the 3-axis gimbal stabilizer that facilitates taking of stable smartphone videos no matter where and what the situation is. This is the tool for content creators who rely on their power-packed smartphones that are also perfect for video recording.
Its built-in extension rod makes it possible to film more comfortably from higher or lower angles, with far views of yourself or of subjects. Think of the old selfie sticks, but this time, this extension rod does more than selfie, it can hold the smartphone while taking videos.
Plus, shoot like a real pro with ShotGuides, which automatically recognizes the environment and recognizes optimal shot sequences along with a tutorial on how to achieve it. Perfect for newbies, the ShotGuides can transform anyone into a video pro in no time.
DJI Ronin-SC Camera Stabilizer
The 3-axis gimbal designed for one-handed operation is finally here, to the delight of handheld filmmakers and content creators in the country. DJI Ronin-SC Camera Stabilizer was engineered for mirrorless DSLR cameras.
This gimbal tool for DSLR cameras remains lightweight and compact. Its modular design enables it to be easily packed and carried by users even in a backpack, making it a perfect gimbal tool for adventurous and outgoing content creators who are always on the go. The lightweight design also makes prolonged filming sessions less stressful for one-hand users.
Moreover, the DJI Ronin-SC Camera Stabilizer is packed with advanced and intelligent functions. The ActiveTrack 3.0 technology maintains a steady shot of the subject. The 3D Roll 360 facilitates free rotation when the camera is being moved. Motion Control repeats the exact camera movement path for identical frames for various types of shots. There are other features that are better to be discovered on hand.