Tag Archives: Slider

Nat Geo Filmmaker Adds Portable Motion Timelapse to Workflow

John Stanmeyer

We were honoured to learn recently that John Stanmeyer added the Duzi Slider and Modo to his workflow. John, for those that don’t know, is a highly decorated filmmaker and photographer who travels the globe (often into hostile territories) on … Continue reading

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Introducing Grip Reacher

Cinevate Grip Reacher

The Grip Reacher is an incredibly strong and versatile grip arm that enables you to mount and articulate your camera in countless configurations. Use the Grip Reacher on a slider to achieve ‘ground-scraping’ slides or pushes. Looking to capture an … Continue reading

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Cinevate Offers Treats (Not Tricks) For Halloween

Axis Jib

To get you in the Halloween spirit, Cinevate is offering up some treats, not tricks, in the form of deals that are so good, they’re scary :S These great deals are available through cinevate.com, or through any of our amazing … Continue reading

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A Beautiful 10 Day Timelapse

A Beautiful 10 Day Timelapse

Friend and filmmaker, Sébastien Devaud, recently produced this gorgeous 10 day timelapse, which shows a variety of plants and flowers growing before your eyes. In the beginning of the video it’s very interesting to hear Sébastien describe some of his … Continue reading

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How You Helped Make The New Duzi Slider

Cinevate Duzi Slider

The wildly popular Duzi Slider has been upgraded! We received invaluable feedback from the filmmaking community, suggesting a variety of ways to make their favorite camera slider even better. In this clip Cinevate CEO, Dennis Wood, walks us through the … Continue reading

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5 Ways the Duzi Slider Got Even Better

Cinevate Duzi Slider

Here’s what’s better about the new Duzi Slider… Upgraded lock secures the camera anywhere on the rails Now available in two lengths: 24 and 32 inches Compatible with Modo – motion timelapse system Load capacity of 120 lbs Integrated bubble … Continue reading

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5 Ways to Mount the Duzi Slider

Duzi Slider

Here are 5 ways to mount the Duzi Slider. Some are easy as pie, while a couple of them may take a bit more experience 🙂

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3 Simple Ways to Travel with a Duzi Slider

Cinevate Duzi Slider

The Duzi Slider is the perfect travel companion for any filmmaker that wants to bring along a slider, but still travel light. Watch the video below to find out how 🙂

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The Slider That Gives You A Smoother Slide

Cinevate Hedron Slider Review

Filmmakers are faced with an overwhelming number of options when it comes to sliders these days. With almost too many to choose from, it can make it hard to find the one that suits your style, budget, and workflow best. … Continue reading

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Epic Mayan Hyperlapse

Epic Mayan Hyperlapse

Costal Productions recently traveled to Guatemala, and had an opportunity to shoot at several ancient Mayan sites. Shooting on just the Sony A7s, the Duzi Slider, and a tripod, they were able to capture some epic footage, including some very … Continue reading

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National Geographic Filmmaker Weighs in on the Hedron Slider

John Benam with Hedron Slider

By John Benam (Benam Films, Inc.) The Cinevate sliders have always been exceptional. I remember working in the field with a colleague that brought a large Atlas Cinevate ball-bearing slider to the shoot. It was bulky but solid and really … Continue reading

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Testify! A Hedron Slider Testimonial

Hedron Slider Testimonial

In the coming weeks we’ll be sharing a story about the short film Garsc Ziemi, which is the passion project (7+ years in the making) from Imaginarium Studios. Stay tuned for that. In the meantime we’ll share this testimonial from … Continue reading

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Graduating from Zoom-ins and Outs

Camera Movement

A zoom lens is incredibly practical when you are framing up a shot. It gives you a tremendous amount of flexibility to capture a variety of focal lengths from a fixed position. But how often have you actually seen a … Continue reading

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Telegram from Sri Lanka – A Visual ‘Trip’

Cinevate Customer Showcase

A huge perk here at Cinevate is getting to watch all the amazing stories unfold through our customers’ videos. These stories not only entertain and educate us, they inspire us to be more creative, more honest, and more constructive in … Continue reading

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New Rails Kit For The Morpheus Stabilizer

New Rails Kit for the Morpheus Stabilizer

Since successfully reaching our Kickstarter goal back in December, we’ve had some of you suggest that we’re long overdue for an update on the status of the Morpheus Stabilizer for GoPro, smartphone and small cameras – and we agree. Our … Continue reading

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Duzi Slider Reviewed in -45 Degrees

Duzi Camera Slider in -45 Degrees

Our local filmmaking friend Matt Popowich, of Westfort Films, recently had the opportunity to take the Duzi Camera Slider with him on a shoot up north to Fort Severn. For those of you unfamiliar with Fort Severn, it’s the most … Continue reading

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Ask Cinevate Episode 4 – Atlas 10 and FLT

Ask Cinevate Episode 4 – Atlas 10 and FLT

After a thrilling third episode featuring high profile shooter Patrick Moreau and his $60K+ camera we’re back to regular speed – just me and a couple sliders. Since our 2nd episode (Atlas 10 Mounting Options) we’ve received a slew of … Continue reading

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Videomaker Magazine Reviews Atlas 10

Atlas 10 Review

You’ve no doubt heard us proclaim how great our Atlas 10 and Atlas FLT sliders are, but it probably holds more weight when someone else sings its praise.  Check out Videomaker Magazine’s review here to see what they think.  The … Continue reading

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