Video camera stabilizer - Steadicam Merlin video camera stabilization system: The Steadicam Merlin is a camera stabilization system for lightweight camcorders based on the professional Steadicam technology used worldwide in professional film and television production. It is ultra light, weighing less than a can of soda; ultra compact, folding to less than two inches thin; ultra-rigid aluminum construction; precision two-axis vernier stage for horizontal balance; adjustable vertical trim; folding-caliper hing; quick-release aluminum dovetail with three position lock; quick-release tripod adaptor; tough, modular, user-serviceable construction; handles cameras weighing from a half pound to five pounds; and uses an ergonomic, three-axis inter-gimbaled handle that keeps shots smooth. The unit makes video smooth, like it is gliding or floating.
Keywords: merlin, stabilization, steadicam, videography
Technical details about this picture: This picture is by Yenra Photography. The camera shot with was a NIKON D600. The lens was AF-S Nikkor 85mm f/1.4G. The camera profile used was Camera Vivid. The photo editing software to process this picture was Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 6.1.1 (Macintosh). The shutter speed for this pictures was 1/100. Film sensitivity was 400. Approximate focus distance was 1.41 meters. The bokeh perimeter was 0.030 mm.