Tilta has announced the launch of their latest product in the Hydra series – the Hydra Arm Motorized Slider Car Mounting System, at NAB Show Las Vegas.
This state-of-the-art camera slider is designed to provide filmmakers with a highly efficient and reliable camera movement solution while on the move. With a host of innovative features, the Hydra Motorized Slider promises to be the go-to choice for professional filmmakers looking for the perfect camera slider.
Compact for Transportation
The Hydra Arm Motorized Slider Car Mounting System is designed to be compact and easy to transport, thanks to its modular design. Filmmakers can easily disassemble the slider into smaller components, allowing them to store and transport it with ease. This feature is particularly useful for filmmakers who are constantly on the move and require equipment that is lightweight and easy to carry.
Universal Power Supply
One of the standout features of the Hydra Motorized Slider is its universal power supply, which is powered by four 14.8v batteries. This feature ensures that the slider can be used anywhere, without the need for external power sources. Filmmakers can easily shoot in remote locations, knowing that they have a reliable power source to operate the slider.
The Hydra Motorized Slider is highly compatible with industry-standard Mitchell mount stabilizers and gimbals. This feature makes it easy to integrate the slider into existing camera setups and workflows, providing filmmakers with a customizable solution for their camera movements. This level of compatibility also ensures that filmmakers can use the Hydra Motorized Slider with their existing camera equipment.
Tool-less Locking Design
Another standout feature of the Hydra Motorized Slider is its tool-less locking design. This feature allows filmmakers to make easy adjustments to the suction cups and speed rails, without the need for additional tools. This feature makes it easy to set up and adjust the slider on set, saving valuable time and effort.
Shock-Absorbing Arm & Motorized Slider Specifications
The Hydra Motorized Slider is equipped with a shock-absorbing arm that provides 450mm of travel and a 10-30kg (22-66 lbs) payload capacity. This feature ensures smooth and precise camera movements, even when filming on uneven terrain. The adjustable manual damping further enhances the smoothness of the camera movements, while automatic damping is available as an optional add-on.
The Hydra Motorized Slider provides 1.8m of travel at 0.45m/s, allowing for smooth and consistent camera movements. This feature is particularly useful when filming moving vehicles or other fast-paced action scenes. The motorized movement capabilities of the slider provide filmmakers with a highly efficient and precise camera movement solution.
In conclusion, the Hydra Motorized Slider from Tilta is a game-changer for professional filmmakers looking for a reliable and efficient camera movement solution while on the move. With its compact design, universal power supply, high compatibility, tool-less locking design, shock-absorbing arm, and motorized movement capabilities, the Hydra Motorized Slider promises to be the go-to choice for filmmakers looking for a reliable and efficient camera slider.
Multiple options for purchasing will be available, with the full kit at $10,999. Check back soon for availability and more info.