With an included mini tripod attached on the bottom and this fixed, ergonomic handle on top, the CRANE 3 LAB can be used two-handed for optimal stability. Also, the handle enables you to seamlessly switch to underslung mode, whether with one or two hands and achieve creative shots such as 360° roll shots as you move closer toward a subject. In addition to this innovative design, the CRANE 3 LAB also packs other advanced features, such as wireless video transmission, and provides the ability to stabilize up to 4.5Kg loads.
CRANE 3 LAB boasts a versatile and ergonomic structure.
By holding the handle of the gimbal in a handy underslung position, you’ll find CRANE 3 LAB extremely effort-saving and flexible.
CRANE 3 LAB is the only gimbal on the market that is integrated with wireless Full HD image transmission, focus & zoom control, touch control and all-inclusive control panel. Designed for professional filmmakers, CRANE 3 LAB is invincible in the industry.
With longer axis arms and an incredible payload, CRANE 3 LAB is compatible with almost all the best-selling DSLRs and video lenses on the market.
Adopting aviation grade motors and a brand new structure, CRANE 3 LAB enjoys 50% noise reduction and 100% increase in motor torque. With 150% improvement in respond speed, the gimbal can mobilize focus and zoom control simultaneously, making it the first of its kind in the industry.
ViaTouch, a built-in image transmission system that opens up a new chapter for professional filmmaking.
ViaTouch Control System enables users to take care of every detail simply on a phone screen. You can make various gimbal movements and camera settings while framing the shots simultaneously all via a same screen. Filming on a camera would just be as easy as filming on a phone.
The wireless image transmission technology applied to CRANE 3 LAB supports video streaming up to 1080P. For its great compatibility with smartphones and tablets of both Android and iOS systems, most digital devices around you can be readily used as a monitor. With live preview and real-time parameter settings, you can frame and take shots from any angle at any view.
Equipped with both focus and zoom modules, CRANE 3 LAB allows synchronous zoom and focus adjustment via the tactile wheel or touch screen of mobile phones.
In addition to the hardware modules, zoom and focus control can also be realized through ViaTouch –an iOS and Android based control system. Precise control of zoom and focus is available whether you work alone or with a team.
Inspired by the control stick grips in cockpits, multiple buttons and thumbwheels are added to CRANE 3 LAB. With these super functional tools and an intuitive OLED screen, you can easily perform full control on both gimbal and camera including mode switch, camera control and various customized gimbal settings.
Popular filmmaking features such as timelapse, motionlapse, long exposure timelapse, panorama are available with CRANE 3 LAB, fully equipped for diversified creativity.
CRANE 3 LAB is designed with a latch on each axis which makes it super easy to balance. You can lock certain axes while balancing the other and save the current setup for next time. It’s a versatile equipment for run-and-gun filmmaker to carry around and start instant shooting anywhere anytime.
The Manfrotto quick release plate of CRANE 3 LAB has no thumb screw on it. Instead, users can use the camera locking latch to hold the camera in place fast and convenient.
Matched with multiple customized accessories, CRANE 3 LAB brings you experience of professional filmmaking.
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***Some features may not be available on all devices
|Panorama||Available, but the result may depend on the shooting environment||Available, but the result may depend on the shooting environment|
|Slow Motion||Available||Depend on phone model|
|Timelapse||Available||Depend on phone model|
|Motion Timelapse||Available||Depend on phone model|
|Vertigo effect||Available||Depend on phone model|
|Switch between front and back cameras||Available||Available|
|Resolution||Resolution may depend on the phone model||Resolution may depend on the phone model|
|Manual mode||Params and scale may depend on phone model||Params and scale may depend on phone model|
Master Accessories Kit for the CRANE 3 LAB
Creator Accessories Kit for the CRANE 3 LAB
Telescopic Monopod with Locking Buckle
Servo Zoom/Focus Controller for Crane 3-Lab & WEEBILL LAB
Versatile mini monopod
Servo Zoom Controller for Crane 3-Lab & WEEBILL LAB
Mini tripod for Crane 3 Lab
Phone Holder with Crown Gear for Crane 3-Lab and WEEBILL LAB
Quick release adapter for mini tripods and monopods
Quick Release Baseplate
Camera Riser for Clearing a Lens