This publisher is a professional film maker, he uses Red Raven equiped with Smallrig plate kit. He has serveral points to share below.
- very fast and easy to set up
- very simple to take apart and can also fit in his DV camera work bag
- so fast to make his job easier
This Smallrig plate kit mainly contains 4 parts: 1 top plate 1748, 1 baseplate 1756, 1 Left Side Plate 1847, 1 Right Side Plate 1848. every part meas a lot and has his special functions.
Top Plate 1748 directly mounts to the top of your camera with four threads. It comes with arrays of 1/4”-20 thread points for various accessories, such as top handle, monitor mounting and microphone, etc. It fits well with your camera and leaves the heat dissipation available. What’s more, The whole design will not interfere the wireless receiving.
Baseplate 1756 supports and stabilizes your camera well. It allows to mount 15mm rods for follow focus and matte box attaching. Also, mounting a lens support is a good choice. You can mount quick release plate or 19mm bridge plate to make moving from shoulder mounting to tripod effortless. It is compatible with the 15mm and 19mm rods industrial standard
SmallRig Left Side Plate for Red Raven 1847 enables an access to attach more accessories according to your shooting need. It allows for wireless receiver, articulating arm or monitor mounting attachment. Also, you can mount NATO handle much simpler and faster without using 1/4″ threads. Meanwhile, Arri style rosette (M6, 31.8mm diameter) dogbone or extension arm can be attached. It is easy to keep the left side plate in place with three M3 screws. This plate makes it clear to see your camera model.
Smallrig Right Side Plate 1848 attaches directly to your camera with four M3 screws. A NATO rail is provided for NATO handle attachment, which is a simpler and faster way of attatching and detatching handles without using threads. With an Arri rosette, you can attach dogbone rosette arm easily and quickly. Besides, you can also mount SMALLRIG cold shoe 1241 for more rigs attaching. Abundance of 1/4” and 3/8’’ thread points for accessories attachment according to your need.
Anyway, it makes his job much easier, and he tells that he thinks highly of this plate kit and will recommend to any other shooters.
Smallrig is a designer and supplier of camera accessories. You will benefit from the products from Smallrig to make your shooting process better no matter as a work or a hobby.
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