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Manfrotto Gimbal MVG220 MVG460 And GimBoom Announced

Manfrotto has announced two new 3-axis Gimbals, the MVG220 and MVG460, along with a new carbon fibre GimBoom. Designed to give steady video support, and additional creative options.

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Manfrotto has announced two new Gimballs, the MVG220 and MVG460, as well as a new GimBoom. The 220 gimbal supports cameras up to 2.2kg, and the 460 supports cameras up to 4.6kg. Both gimbals can be controlled using the touch-screen or using the app. There's also independent locking of each axis and a detachable handle for different shooting options. Also announced, is a new GimBoom, with a universal fitting to work with a number of different gimbals. The GimBoom weighs 800g, is 51cm long, and extends to 1.15m. The Gimbals are available from £349.95 (220), with the GimBoom available for £184.95.

 

From Manfrotto: Explore a new age of freedom: Manfrotto’s all-new 3-Axis Gimbal Collection comes to life

Content creation just got smoother and more dynamic for professional videographers and vloggers looking to step their game up

Professional collection of 3-axis stabilized handheld gimbals designed to work with most CSC & DSLR cameras on the market available in 2 models with varying payloads. Gimbal control available through either the LCD touch screen, via smartphone with the download of the Manfrotto Gimbal App, or with the use of the remote control.

Optional Pro Kit versions which feature follow focus and remote controller for users looking to control the entire gimbal and camera from a distance.

MVG220
MVG220

In an era where professional videographers and vloggers are looking to produce original and dynamic footage that’s still smooth in-camera, Manfrotto brings its decades of expertise to the table by unveiling an all-new line of handheld stabilizers. This collection of 3-Axis gimbals offers a premium quality and quick to setup solution that is compatible with most CSC & DSLR cameras on the market. Designed with LCD touchscreen controls that can easily adjust your camera's settings as well as a quick action button that instantly trigger functions like timelapse, vertical shooting for social media, and selfie mode, these Gimbals offer users quick and intuitive handling for creating quality shots.

Both of Manfrotto’s gimbals also come with a quick-release plate design compatible with the Arca-Swiss standard which allows users to quickly and easily transfer their cameras between their favourite gear without having to recalibrate the system once they reattach them to the gimbal. But to ensure that setup is always quick, for example when changing lenses, the gimbals also feature 3-Axis independent locking that lets shooters quickly and easily calibrate their gimbal when changing setups.

 

Gimbal 220 Kit - The Ultimate Gimbal for Lightweight Setups

Targeted at mirrorless camera setups, Gimbal 220 features a maximum payload weight of up to 2.2kg and a detachable versatile arm that switches between a single handle and an underslung position in order to capture even the most diverse shooting angles. The 220 also comes in a Pro Kit version which features a follow focus allowing for greater creative control and the ability to create more stylized shots when using manual focus.

 

Gimbal 460 Kit - Designed for Professional Camera Systems in Motion

For users that work with larger and more complex camera systems, Manfrotto offers the Gimbal 460 which is capable of stabilizing DSLR and Cinema Camera setups with a maximum payload of 4.6kg. The Gimbal Pro Kit version comes complete with follow focus and a remote controller which essentially turns the gimbal into a fully remote operated video head.

MVG460
MVG460

The Gimbal collection is fully compatible with the new Manfrotto’s revolutionary GimBoom which can extend the handheld range of the gimbals by up to 3.5 meters. This allows users to bring their shooting to the next level since it can be used anywhere from ground level to an overhead position (drone perspective) with a single easy gesture. The GimBoom features a carbon fibre construction which enables maximum stability from a lightweight frame so that users can create even more varied angles from an easy to carry accessory. (sold separately)

Manfrotto gimbals signal a new age of functionality from the market-leading photo and video accessories brand by joining our already acclaimed lineup of highest technology gear for content creators around the world.

The new Manfrotto Gimbals start from £349.95. For more information go to manfrotto.com.


GIMBOOM – REVOLUTION IN GIMBALS PERSPECTIVE

The ultimate accessory to empower gimbal users to rocket their shooting range

Drone perspective in a hand baggage size: 51cm long-carbon fibre boom that instantly extends up to 1.15m in a single gesture.
Versatility: The go-to GimBoom for most gimbals and multifunctional threads

Built with Manfrotto’s revolutionary FAST Twisting Lock technology for immediate and simple setup

GimBoom Side

Gimbals have changed the workflow of many creators. Where in the past large bulky equipment was needed to create dynamic smooth shots, today users of all levels can capture silky smooth images with just a simple object. The only limitation is where your arms can reach. Not anymore. Manfrotto’s GimBoom was designed with one objective in mind - allow gimbal users to extend their shooting range without adding heavy and complicated gear to their arsenal. Measuring just 51cm when fully closed and with a lightweight carbon fibre build capable of supporting up to 6.5kg at the maximum extension, GimBoom allows users to extend their shooting from ground level up to 3.5m while maintaining the stabilization that propels their footage to the next level. In addition, thanks to its standard 3/8”and 1/4” top attachment screw, Gimboom also guarantees seamless connection with the Gimbals available on the market

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GimBoom

GimBoom was designed to empower users to manoeuvre their gimbals in ways that they would otherwise need drones or complicated dolly systems to accomplish. Featuring state of the art Fast Twisting Lock Technology the Gimboom deploys instantly with a simple twisting motion that locks or adjusts it into various positions so shooters can easily capture a larger range of shots including aerial views and ground-level shooting that would be impossible with just a handheld rig.

In the field the GimBoom’s extended range of 1.15m allows creators to choose from a large variety of aerial angles when composing their shots. And weighing just 800g and with a closed length of 51cm, GimBoom is also exceptionally compact and lightweight making it easy to bring along wherever you travel due to its hand baggage compatible size. Made with carbon fibre tubes and machined aluminium components for the best mechanical performance, this lightweight accessory provides impressive stability even when working with Gimbals that support larger professional camera systems.

If the operator needs a break, GimBoom is fitted with a rubber cap on one end to allow a comfortable and easy placing on the ground avoiding any possible damage. While along the shaft three thread connectors arranged at 120° give the GimBoom the possibility of being paired with dedicated GimBoom accessories, allowing users to create a truly professional rig.

Whether you are a new Pro Filmmaker, videographer, vlogger or influencer, GimBoom’s ability to enhance your content creation to the next level is guaranteed to transform this portable accessory into essential gear for the entire creative community.

The GimBoom is available for £184.95. For more information, please visit manfrotto.com.

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