A Question of Balance

Lindsay, Richard
December 1987
Image Technology;Dec1987, Vol. 69 Issue 12, p511
Trade Publication
The article presents a paper which provides an engineering perspective on the Vinten Vision range of lightweight pan and tilt heads, which is designed specifically for use with the new generation of lightweight portable broadcast cameras, charge coupled device and semi-professional video cameras. The researcher discusses the specific requirements of lightweight mountings, including balancing, ruggedness and ergonomics, as well as explains the general principles of balancing.


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