Get ready to take your videography to the next level with ProMediaGear's video camera cages. These top-of-the-line cages are designed to provide maximum support and stability to your camera, allowing you to capture smooth, professional-looking footage every time.
Crafted from high-quality materials such as aircraft-grade aluminum and stainless steel, these video camera cages are built to last. They're not only durable but also lightweight, making them perfect for on-the-go shooting.
ProMediaGear's video camera cages are highly customizable and adaptable, allowing you to add accessories such as handles, monitors, and microphones to enhance your shooting experience. They're also compatible with a wide range of camera models, making them a versatile choice for any videographer.
With ProMediaGear's video camera cages, you can say goodbye to shaky footage and hello to stunning, stable shots. Whether you're a professional videographer or a passionate hobbyist, these cages are a must-have addition to your videography kit.
Why use a ProMediaGear camera cage?
The ProMediaGear camera cage is a mix of function and design. It is a stylish and compact rig in one adjustable package.
The ProMediaGer VRC1 is a universal camera cage that locks into your camera. Once assembled, it is an L-Bracket, nato rail, and accessory mount in one.
Adjusting the rig is easy. Allen wrenches are provided for quick adjustments. There are multiple accessories available too to customize your whole setup.
What is a camera cage?
A camera cage is mainly designed for video production, but it can also be used for photography.
Depending on the type of video you shoot, you might need different accessories to improve your image quality, sound quality, lighting conditions, etc.
A camera cage allows you to attach these accessories easily and securely without compromising your camera's functionality.
- If you shoot interviews or documentaries, you might need a microphone to capture clear audio and a monitor to check your framing and exposure.
- If you shoot action or sports videos, you might need a handle or a shoulder rig to stabilize your shots and reduce camera shake.
- If you shoot cinematic or artistic videos, you might need a follow focus system to control your focus smoothly and precisely and a matte box to prevent lens flare and add filters.
Why use a video camera cage?
A video camera cage is a metal frame that attaches to your video camera and provides multiple benefits:
- It protects your camera from bumps and scratches, especially if you shoot in harsh environments or with heavy accessories.
- It improves your grip and stability when holding your camera, especially if you have a small or lightweight camera that can be hard to balance.
- It offers multiple mounting points for accessories such as lights, microphones, monitors, handles, follow-focus systems, matte boxes, etc. This allows you to customize your rig according to your needs and preferences.
- It enhances the look and feel of your video production by giving it a more professional appearance.
How to choose a camera cage?
There are many factors to consider when choosing a video camera cage for DSLR and the mirrorless camera such as:
Compatibility: The cage should fit your specific camera model snugly without blocking any buttons, ports, or dials. Some cages are universal while others are custom-made for certain cameras.
Durability: The cage should be made of sturdy materials such as aluminum alloy or carbon fiber that can withstand wear and tear.
Weight: The cage should be lightweight enough not to add too much bulk or strain on your hands or shoulders.
Design: The cage should have enough mounting points for your accessories without interfering with each other. Some cages have modular designs that allow you to add or remove parts as needed.
Price: The cage should fit your budget without compromising on quality or functionality.