THE NEXT GENERATION OF GIMBALS
The Zhiyun Crane Plus is the upgraded version of the original Crane (V2) gimbal. It provides a solid mix between the best features of the original Crane and the new Crane 2. One of the biggest features on the Crane Plus is the addition of a 45° POV mode, which allows you to tilt the gimbal and let the camera follow your tilt direction! Supports a wide majority of both DSLR and mirrorless cameras up to 2500 grams. Made from solid aluminum, the Zhiyun Crane Plus feels premium through and through. The Zhiyun Crane Plus boasts a variety of accessories, which all come together with your purchase, as well as a carrying case.
IS IT RIGHT FOR ME?
The Zhiyun Crane Plus is the best gimbal in terms of value if you are getting into gimbals for the first time, or are looking for an entry level gimbal to fit your setup. You can look forward to utilizing additional benefits to augment your footage with the features that come with the ZY Play App on your phone. If you're new to gimbals, you'll want a top of the line product that you won't need to replace in the future. It could be that your camera setup isn't too bulky to require the usage of a higher end gimbal like the Crane 2, and the Crane Plus offers the best of all the features you are looking for. If you truly need the ability to pull focus while filming, or need a gimbal to handle a setup that weighs more than 2500 grams, you will want to purchase the Zhiyun Crane 2
FEATURES THAT MAKE LIFE EASIER
The Zhiyun Crane Plus offers the best valued features out of the entire Crane series. The goal is to help make your shots and film visions come to life, without the added burdens of trying to figure out how to make a shot just right.
> Supports camera setups weighing up to 2500 grams
> Multiple modes for a variety of shots, including inverted mode
> Quick, direct camera control via handgrip buttons
> Manfrotto standard quick release plate for quick camera mounting
> Maximum of 12-hour runtime with included batteries (2 x 26500)
THE FINAL WORD
All in all, the Zhiyun Crane Plus is a formidable piece of equipment to keep in your videography arsenal. Need to shoot a wedding over the span of an entire day? Done. Need to film action sequences, or add some more flavor to your shots? Easy.
Need follow focus, or have a heavier camera? Check out the Zhiyun Crane 2
, which might prove to be a better fit.
WHAT'S INCLUDED IN THE BOX