Auckland + Aotearoa - New Zealand
Easyrig Rentals and Sales ----- Flowcine Rentals and Sales
Tadpole Productions ltd is the only Authorized Easyrig and Authorized Flowcine dealer for New Zealand.
Tadpole has the largest range of Easyrig and Flowcine products for hire in New Zealand with the knowledge and experience to guide you on your hire or purchase.
Daniella Conforte, DP’ing a short film with Vario 5 + CinemaFlex Vest using the Easyrig Quick release with Frog Clip + Tadpole Frog Tail system.
Kelly Chen, Dp’ing another season of “Baby Muma’s Club” https://www.tvnz.co.nz/shows/baby-mamas-club using CinemaFlex Vest/Cinema 3 -130mm Arm with the Easyrig Quick Release system.
New Easyrig QUICK RELEASE. Dp’s are loving it.
Check video below.
Nina Wells , Dop . Shooting with Easyrig Vario 5 /Cinema 3 Vest + Flowcine Serene flying a Ronin 2
WHY USE A FLOWCINE SERENE ON AN EASYRIG
1: Easyrig Cinema 3 GimbalRig only with a Gimbal
This is an Arri Maxima, one of the very best , strongest Gimbals made. Note footsteps are visible in the shot and he is walking gently.
Gimbalrig here means its a Gimbalrig Vest but also the Arm is taller ( lower section of arm is 800mm) than a std Easyrig arm.( lower section of arm is 600mm)
2: Easyrig Vario ( double centre Post ( for height) with Gimbal
Vario 5 std arm is same height as a std Cinema 3 arm ( 600mm lower section length) so here they have the Double Length Centre Post ( note the 2 x rubber bellows covering it) to get same height as a Gimbalrig Arm ( Lower section 800mm) so they can run the gimbal closer to eye level.
Still can notice footsteps albeit very slightly less.
3:Vario 5 + Serene with gimbal
Std height Vario 5 with the Serene. Here he says he’d like it higher still so he’d prefer to add back on the double length centre post . However for most gimbals that are not as large as the maxima this set up works fine.
Note , now no footsteps visible ..no z axis movement. He is walking the same etc. This is what Serene does.
Overall it shows the gimbals can not counter z axis movement when on Easyrig only. This is because Easyrig is a support system - designed to take the weight , Serene is for dampening.