Zhiyun Tech Crane 2 3-Axis Gimbal with Follow Focus

3-Axis Handheld Stabilizer with Follow focus

Zhiyun Tech Crane 2 3-Axis Gimbal with Follow Focus

3-Axis Handheld Stabilizer with Follow focus

SKU: C020012

Cat no: 28831

  • Integrated 3-Level Follow Focus Control
  • 3.2kg Maximum Payload
  • Pro-Grade Image Stabilization
  • OLED Display
  • Camera Control via Handgrip Buttons
  • 6000mAh Battery Runs up to 18 Hours
  • Power Select Sony Cameras via Gimbal
  • Quick Release Camera Plate
  • Gradual Power-Down Protects Camera
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£515.83 (ex vat) £619.00 (incl vat)

Zhiyun Tech Crane 2 3-Axis Gimbal with Follow Focus

3-Axis Handheld Stabilizer with Follow focus

Gain greater control over your gimbal shots with the Zhiyun-Tech Crane-2, a 3-axis handheld stabilizer with an integrated follow focus control for select Canon cameras. The Crane-2 supports DSLRs, mirrorless cameras, and camcorders weighing up to 3.2kg. Connect your Canon DSLR or mirrorless camera (released after 2008, with an original autofocus lens) to the gimbal via cable, then adjust focus using the large thumbwheel on the handgrip. The Crane-2 offers three levels of focus control, enabling you to fine-tune your focusing based on the lens used, and the shot itself.



Real Time Follow Focus
Integrated with an unprecedented follow focus wheel on the body, Crane 2 allows ±0.02° precision real time focus control through camera cable connection, so that you can always keep your subject in focus while moving, setting free your camera for more dedicated task.


Instant Precise Attitude Compensation
Integrated with the pioneering 32-bit x 3 high-speed MCU parallel control technology which realizes 100% improvement in respond speed, CRANE 2 gets high above the industry standard with its cutting-edge attitude compensation system and unparalleled anti-shaking stabilizing performance.






3.2KG Max. Payload

Empowered by the 6th Gen. Instune Algorithm System which realizes 50% increase in motor torque and 20% improvement in noise reduction, the Crane 2 sets up a new benchmark for the industry supporting a max. payload of 3.2kg, mountable by all models of DSLR and mirrorless camera on the market.







Intuitive OLED Display
The intuitive interface design help you easily identify the connection status, battery level, control mode and multiple camera params, giving you full control over every detail.

- Control Mode
- Battery Level
- Shutter Release
- EV
- AV
- ISO

*Crane 2's controllability to cameras may vary depending on the specific camera brand and model. See more at User Guide or official website.



18 Hour Runtime for Longtime Task
Three high energy efficiency 18650 rechargeable batteries give the Crane 2 maximum runtime of 18 hours with 6000mAh capacity. Meanwhile, the Crane 2 allows convenient real-time charging to the camera even when your camera is without batteries.







Innovative Quick Control Dial Design
The quick control dial on the control panel is like an integrated extension of your camera. You can either press or rotate the dial to make various camera parameter settings such as TV, AV, ISO and EV, giving you seamless camera control independently from any software applications.








Complete Kits with Elaborate Details
Crane 2 comes standard with a comprehensive accessories kit, including camera control cables to connect with various brand cameras, an Aluminum alloy tripod, an EVA carrying bag, as well as a MANFROTTO standard quick release plate that allows quick camera installation to the stabilizer or tripod within seconds, ideal for videographers stepping up their game.

Unique Dovetail Slot Design
Featuring the unique dovetail slot design, CRANE 2 enables high-precision balance adjustment for faster and more convenient camera mounting.

Quick Release Plate by MANFROTTO Standard
Crane 2 comes standard with a durable quick release plate that meets the MANFROTTO standard, which allows you to mount your camera quickly to the stabilizer or tripod nice and tight simply with a sliding of the plate, sparing you a lot of time of painstaking reassembling.

60 Sec. Balance Adjustment with Unique Thumbscrews
Thumbscrew for Quicker Balance Adjustment Designed with easy-to-use thumbscrews and the unique quick release plate, you can mount, dismount and balance your camera to get ready for shooting only within 60 seconds with no need of a screwdriver. Start your shooting at anywhere, anytime.

Product Specification

ItemMinStandardMax.Remark
Operation Voltage 9.8V 11.1V 12.6V  
Operation Current 110mA   6000mA  
Charging Voltage     
Charging Current     
USB Output Voltage  5V  
USB Output Current  8V  
Camera Charging Output Voltage  2A  
Camera Charging Output Current ±0.01°   ±0.03°  
Following Deviation in Static State ±0.05°   ±0.1°  
Following Deviation in Motion State -135°   +185°  
Tilt Angle Range  360°  Unlimited Rot.
Roll Angle Range  360°  Unlimited Rot.
Controllable Tilt Angle     
Controllable Roll Angle     
Controllable Pan Angle     
Operation Temperature -10°C 25°C 45°C  
Battery Runtime 12h*   18h* Balanced center of gravity
Charging Time  2.5h  
Valid Payload 500g   3200g  

 

*A Maximum run time of 18 hours if the unit is kept in a constant position. In full operation mode battery expectancy based on Movement and Camera weight would be 2-3 hours.

  • 1 x Gimbal Stabilizer
  • 1 x Tripod
  • 1 x 18650 x3 Battery Charger
  • 3 x 18650 Li-ion Batteries
  • 1 x Micro to Micro USB Cable
  • 1 x Micro to Mini USB Cable
  • 1 x Sony Camera Control/Charging Cable
  • 1 x Panasonic Camera Control Cable
  • 1 x Micro USB Cable
  • 1 x User Manual
  • 1 x Shoulder stripe
  • 1 x Carrying Case

Adapters Click to expand

Quick View Zhiyun 1/4 Thread Adapter Ring (Crane 2)

Zhiyun 1/4 Thread Adapter Ring (Crane 2)

£15.00 (ex vat) £18.00 (incl vat)

Batteries & Power Click to expand

Follow Focus Click to expand

Handles Click to expand

Quick View Zhiyun Tech Dual Handle for Crane 2

Zhiyun Tech Dual Handle for Crane 2

£80.00 (ex vat) £96.00 (incl vat)

Remote Controllers Click to expand

Quick View Zhiyun-Tech Bluetooth Wireless Remote

Zhiyun-Tech Bluetooth Wireless Remote

£25.00 (ex vat) £30.00 (incl vat)

Tripod Kits & Systems Click to expand

Quick View Zhiyun Tech TRM02 Tripod for Crane 2

Zhiyun Tech TRM02 Tripod for Crane 2

£23.00 (ex vat) £27.60 (incl vat)

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