Review: Zhiyun-Tech Smooth 5S Phone Gimbal

The other day when I mentioned to a friend that I may be reviewing a gimbal, I got asked “what’s a gimbal?” And I kind of had to google it to explain it properly. So according to our internet overlords… “A gimbal is a device that allows for smooth and stable video footage, even when the camera is moving. This is especially useful for capturing action shots or footage while on the move…“  Sounds good… Now we’re up to speed, what can I tell you about the Zhiyun Smooth 5s? 

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Review: Zhiyun Smooth Q4 Combo – Vloggers Dream Gimbal

The Zhiyun Smooth Q4 is a smartphone gimbal for fashion, lifestyle, filmmakers, vloggers, live streamers, and influencers. The 3-axis stabilization gimbal that promises stable images has been designed for ultra-quick shooting of artistic footage, whether it is during the night or day. Let’s see what Zhiyun-Tech has added to their Smooth lineup!

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Review: Zhiyun Smooth 5 Combo – Finally, a Gimbal for All Ages

The Zhiyun Smooth 5 is the next addition in smart phone gimbals in the Zhiyun collection. It is fresh and new and can be purchased by itself for roughly $170 or in a combo pack for $220. It is significantly more expensive than its previous builds so should you take the leap into purchasing this product? Unboxing this piece of equipment was a treat! The box is nice and the carrying case that the combo offers houses the Smooth 5 beautifully. The case itself perfectly holds the gimbal and...

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Review: Zhiyun Smooth Q3 – The Smartphone Filmmaker’s Secret Weapon

The world of cinema has evolved over the past 10 years with the introduction of the smartphone as a viable and effective storytelling device. No longer are we restricted to the extremely pricey cinema cameras of Hollywood. The rest of us now have the power to film high-quality indies sitting right in our pockets. There have been entire productions shot entirely on iPhones and Androids. The quality of these cameras provides the wanna-be Spielbergs and Tarantinos with a foot in Hollywood’s door and a chance to showcase their talent....

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Review: Zhiyun – The Future of Gimbal is HERE!

Few companies around the world have actually succeeded at creating something truly brand new. The well known ZHIYUN-Tech is one of those exceptional companies. ZHIYUN believes in the power of photos and videos to capture the most important moments in our lives in the most efficient and beautiful way possible. They have engineered some of the best professional gimbals for full frame cameras like the Crane 2S and Crane 3S. They have also designed a smaller, consumer size camera gimbal, the Crane-M2, which features an easy-to-use quick setup system...

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