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Cinevate Inc35" Atlas 10 LTS DSLR Slider For Tracking/Crane/Pulley Shots
 
4.2

(based on 5 reviews)

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80%

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  • Easy to use (3)

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Independent films (4)
    • Home movies (3)
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      • Professional artist (3)
      • Was this a gift?:
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    5.0

    Great Slider!

    By JG

    from Winnipeg, Canada

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Complex Projects
        • Home Movies
        • Independent Films
        • In The Studio

        Comments about Cinevate Inc 35" Atlas 10 LTS DSLR Slider For Tracking/Crane/Pulley Shots:

        Absolutely no issues with this piece of great. Does exactly what it should and does it so smooth. Built like a tank! The included Manfrotto 502hd head makes it very easy to get those pro tracking shots.

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        4.0

        super smooth, affordable and portable

        By Jesse the Videographer

        from Milwaukee, WI

        About Me Business Owner, Freelance Videographer, Professional Artist

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Compact Design
        • Easy To Use
        • Highly Compatible
        • Improves Performance
        • Lightweight
        • Professional Quality

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Events
          • Home Movies
          • Independent Films
          • Weddings

          Comments about Cinevate Inc 35" Atlas 10 LTS DSLR Slider For Tracking/Crane/Pulley Shots:

          excellent little slider for events, weddings, and the run and gun videographer. super smooth with adgustable tension.
          two notes however, it does not come with a head to mount your camera on, make sure you buy one or you have a spare.
          also make sure the head on your tripod is heavy duty, my manfrotto fluid tripod head came loose several times from the weight of the slider and camera.

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          5.0

          Solid and Smooth

          By Steve-O

          from New Jersey

          About Me Professional Artist

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Compact Design
          • Easy To Use
          • Lightweight
          • Smooth
          • Solid

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • In The Studio

            Comments about Cinevate Inc 35" Atlas 10 LTS DSLR Slider For Tracking/Crane/Pulley Shots:

            This is a great little device. I've used it with a DSLR but I imagine it could easily support a small video camera as well.

            One small issue - when making a very slow move, you may notice some subtle camera shake. It's best to pull the camera across the rail by attaching a line to the base of the camera. We managed to rig this so it eliminates any unwanted camera movement. The pulley system they offer may also solve this problem.

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            2.0

            Not Impressed!

            By JErick75

            from Los Angeles, CA

            About Me Business Owner

            Pros

              Cons

              • Poor Customer Service
              • Poor Design
              • Pricey / Poor Value
              • Too Heavy

              Best Uses

              • Home Movies
              • Independent Films

              Comments about Cinevate Inc 35" Atlas 10 LTS DSLR Slider For Tracking/Crane/Pulley Shots:

              I went ahead with this product because of Cinevate's quality reputation and good customer service. I have to say I'm disappointed. The slider is decent, but it is very heavy and a bit expensive. After just a few months of use, the feet started to bent so now it is uneven - and I've only used it with a small DSLR the entire time. So I contacted Cinevate about it and I'm astonished just how poor their customer service is. They honestly don't care. I've been lied to and ignored for months. Not buying ANY Cinevate products again!

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              5.0

              Great!

              By Robbs

              from Minneapolis, MN

              About Me Professional Artist

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Easy To Use
              • Improves Performance
              • Professional Quality

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Complex Projects
                • Independent Films

                Comments about Cinevate Inc 35" Atlas 10 LTS DSLR Slider For Tracking/Crane/Pulley Shots:

                I use the slider for our video shoots and it is one of my favorite pieces of equipment, works great and is just a super simple design and easy to use.

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