It solidly attaches to both the top and bottom of the camera, with a connecting riser wrapping around one side of the camera. This securely cradles and protects your camera from the stress of production and the weight of accessories. Once attached, there is no need to remove the rig to change its configuration.
The top handle features its own quick release system, making it a simple operation to remove the top handle for a stealthy shooting configuration, while leaving the top mounted rod supports attached. The rig easily converts to an offset shoulder support with the addition of available accessories such as, handgrips, an offset shoulder pad, and 15mm counterweight, while other accessories such as an on-camera light or monitor can attach to the rig via the many attachment points along the side riser, top handle, accessory shoes, or 15mm support rods, all without stressing the body of your C300/C500 camera.
The Tilta C300/C500 rig provides advantages for anyone who shoots with the Canon C300/C500 cameras, no matter what their level of expertise or style of shooting. The rig is a lightweight; half cage and baseplate system made from precision machined and anodized aluminum that features more options than many other, bulkier rigs. It is highly configurable, making it easy to adapt the rig and camera to match the style of you current production; from music videos and commercials, to narratives and documentaries.
The rig features a sliding baseplate with a 15mm LWS rod system, Arri compatible rosettes on both sides, and both 1/4”-20 and 3/8”-16 camera mounting screws. One 5” and one 10” dovetail plate, each with 1/4”-20 and 3/8”-16 threaded mounting sockets. The top of the rig features its own 15mm LWS support system and a top handle with two accessory shoes that you can attach the camera’s monitor/XLR inputs to.
The Tilta C300/C500 rig comes with the following:
A Sliding Baseplate with 15mm LWS rod system and Arri compatible rosettes, one 5” and one 10” dovetail plate, the side support, the top support with 15mm LWS rod adapter, the quick release top handle with two accessory shoes, three pairs of hard anodized 15mm aluminum rods and a pair of rod extensions for joining the rods together.