Motion Control

The new Floatcam Motion Control system (MoCo) is now shipping from Floatcam UK.

This digital MoCo device, designed specifically for use with the Floatcam DollyCrane and DollyCrane HD brings portable motion control to customers at a very low cost.

Consisting of a digital control handset, cable and digital step motor, and with new RF wireless capability, it can be operated up to 50m from the DollyCrane.

It features a series of factory programmed moves for quick and easy setup, but is also highly programmable. It can record and store manual movement as well as use entirely pre-programmed parameters including start & stop points, speed ramping and repeat moves. When used with either Nikon or Canon DSLRs*, it can also control shutter release, shutter speed and exposure for motion time-lapse shooting.

You can also extend pre-recorded movements, so if the original movement had a 10″ duration, you can extend it to 30″/60″ etc for ultra slow tracking movement. It has a maximum tracking speed of 20cm/sec.

The MoCo unit can be used on the DollyCrane in both slider and tower setups. It is supplied with an AC power adaptor as standard but a D-tap – 2.5mm power cable is available for powering from suitable professional batteries.

Motion Control Functions:

Manual Moves, Programmed Moves, Save and Repeat Moves,
Time Lapse, Time Lapse after Shots, Stop Motion, Stop Motion Distance

DSLR cable options*:

CANON C6 – EOS 30/33/50/300/300D (Digital Rebel)/350 D (XT)/ 400 D (Xti)/ 450 D (XSi)/1000D (XS)/500D (T1i)/550D (T2i)/60D

CANON C8 – EOS 10D/20D/30D/40D/50D/5D Mark II/7D/1D/1Ds MarkI-IV

NIKON N8 – N90s/F5/F6/F100/F90X/D1/D1H/D1X/D2/D3/D2Hs/ D2X/D2Xs/D200/D300/D700

NIKON N10 – D90/D5000/D7000/D3100

The Floatcam Motion Control system is supplied in a single custom fitted flight case as standard.

Floatcam DollyCrane SD Motion Control System £1375* + vat & delivery

Floatcam DollyCrane HD Motion Control System £1525* + vat & delivery

80cm D-Tap – 2.5mm cable for MoCo motor £15 + vat & delivery

Prices correct as at 09/07/2015. Subject to change without notice.

*Additional control cables for DSLRs £40 + vat ea. or £130 + vat /set 4

*Please note. Floatcam UK, Top Teks, Visual Impact, BPS and PEC Video are the only authorised UK resellers of Floatcam products. Any equipment sourced from unauthorised sources is not eligible for our UK after sales service and support.

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