Almost every DSLR comes in a light weight design, this makes these advanced cameras not very friendly at least as far as handheld clicks are concerned. Without the use of a proper stabilizer, i.e. a rigid support, most pictures that you click may turn out to be useless due to the lack of focusing at the time of the click. This lack of focus is in turn a direct result of the instability of your camera. This is why shoulder rigs have become exceedingly important in today’s world, at least as far as filmography is concerned.
Listed below are some of the most popular and handy shoulder rigs available in the market today. These definitely ought to improve the quality of pics that you click be it for filmography, for photo contests or even for personal pleasure this definitely ought to add the extra step that you needed all along.
10. Never DSLR Rig Set Movie Kit Film Making System
This kit offers a complete kit for your DSLR. Once you get yourself one of these, you will never again need any sort of shoulder rig in future. This rig is driven by a gear which ensures the minimum possible physical disturbance during a click. It comes with shoulder pads and hand grips that ensure that taking regular stances doesn’t cramp you up!
9. Newer® Portable Filmmaker System
As the name suggests, this rig is meant for film making. It provides a long rang of displacement during a particular shoot. Its design is such that it lets you add and remove film making components from your camera as and when required. It can also be fixed on a camera tripod for exclusive shooting.
8. FILMCITY DSLR Shoulder Rig FC-02 Kit with Camera Cage & Matte box
This shoulder rigs again is meant for the filmo graphic industry. It is indeed one of its kind as it offers features like none other. It also comes with a camera cage that ought to protect your DSLR from several drastic conditions.
7. EPhotoinc RL01 DSLR Rig Movie Kit Shoulder Rig Mount Video Camcorder Camera DV DSLR Cameras
This DSLR rig provides a design that can be taken anywhere and everywhere. This means that you can set up your set quickly in no time and almost anywhere. The designs are also transformable so as to suit various shooting styles. The grips are made of non-slip materials.
6. Fancier studio DSLR RIG with Follow Focus Matte Box and Counterweight
This is another rig for your DSLR that ought to change your outlook. It comes with a gear arrangement that makes getting the perfect position all the more easier. The gear arrangement can be mounted on both sides and has a radius of 360 degrees.
5. Neewer® Professional DSLR Rig Set Movie Kit Film Making System
It comes with ABS dial index adjustment and a gear nylon that ensures smooth and disturbance free displacements. The gear drive is such that you can mount the camera on either side.
4. Neewer DSLR Rig Set Movie Kit Film Making System
This add – on to your DSLR ought to redefine your experience as far as clicking pictures are concerned. It is compatible with any standard 15 mm rods in the industry. Thus, compatibility is not an issue as far as this rig is concerned. It also has shoulder pads and handgrip that will provide you with the comfort you need for long hours of shooting.
3. Neewer Video Camcorder Camera DV/DC Steady Shoulder Mount /Shoulder Pad for 15mm Rod Support System DSLR Rig
This rig is compatible with the industries standard 15 mm rods as well as with the long distance 60 mm rods. It is specifically designed for those individuals who spend extremely long hours shooting.
2. Morros DSLR Rig Movie Kit Shoulder Mount Rig
The framework is made of aluminum and stainless steel which ensures longevity. The displacements are all based on gears and thus no slipping or sliding. A combination of these ought to make your DSLR a professional camrecoder for the filmographic industry.
1. Pro Steady DSLR Complete Movie Rig with Shoulder Mount
The major advantage of this rig is its flexibility. It also has a reversible flow focus and comfortable shoulder pads.