MiniDV Stabilizer Pro V2 Setup Tutorial
Setup Tutorial for the MiniDV Stabilizer Pro V2 Camera Stabilizer. The Canon T3i was used for example purposes, but the instructions apply to any camera both DSLR and Camcorder format within the 1.25-4.25pound weight range of the camera stabilizer.
New and Improved MiniDV Stabilizer Pro V2
NEW and IMPROVED design based exclusively on customer feedback!
Bringing smooth stable video to a DSLR near you, this unit is the perfect tool for your movie making needs. Allows for smooth walking, tracking, panning and other indoor/outdoor shots.
Balancing a DSLR on the MiniDV Stabilizer Pro
DSLR instructional video for the MiniDV Stabilizer Pro. The Canon T3i was used for example purposes, but the instructions will work for most DSLR's within the 1-3.5 pound weight range of the stabilizer.
StrongHold CellPhone Cage vs HandHeld
StrongHold CellPhone Cage VS Handheld side by side video comparison.
StrongHold Cell Phone Cage - Overview Video
Overview video for the StrongHold Cell Phone Cage.
Dolly Wheels, Compatible With: MiniDV Stabilizer and Specter Stabilizer
These compact dolly wheels attach quickly and easily to the base of both stabilizers effectively converting them to a rolling tabletop dolly.
The Specter Stabilizer Demo Footage
Weather conditions were not in our favor with wind gusts up to 35mph and average wind speeds of 10-15mph, however the Specter Stabilizer performed beautifully in most conditions.
Balvanz Enterprises MiniDV Stabilizer Promo
Promotional video for the MiniDV Stabilizer
MiniDV Stabilizer - Setup and Operational Tutorial
Setup and operation of the MiniDV Stabilizer. Showing you how to mount your camera, balance, and basic shooting technique.
Jabo- All Ova Me Featuring Joey Beanz
Equipment used: Canon Eos 6D, Canon 24-105 f4l, specter stabilizer, reflector. Submitted by: CottonFilms
Gibson Guitartown 2013 - Giant Guitar Artwork On The Sunset Strip
back for the third year with more artwork on giant guitars. Notable artists that worked on these 10-foot tall sculptures include Linkin Park's Mike Shinoda and tattoo artist Kat Von D.Gear Used: MiniDV Stabilizer Pro V2, Canon t2i
Submitted by: DongTZ
CONMAN ft. Khan Quest "Headphones & Notebook" (Prod. by Team One Studios) (HD)
A music video brought to you by Ted Cole Productions (TCP) The video was shot in Portland, Maine for most of the footage, and a shout out to SureFire Studios for letting us film in there studio in Windham, Maine.
Equipment used: -Canon t3i with the 18-55 mm kit lens -Balvanz MiniDV Stabilizer -Opteka Slider
Bebe Fashion Show at Club Sway
Gear used: -MiniDV Stabilizer Pro -Qalumet quick release -Canon t3i -Tokina 11-16 F2.8 lens
Submitted by: Iskko Iskkov on YouTube
SHERLOCK HOLMES- "CASE OF THE THIRD SHOT" BY DRIZZY DRO(Canon 6D)
Equipment used: Canon EOS 6D, Canon 24-70mm 2.8l II, specter stabilizer from http://www.balvanzenterprises.com, shoulder mount, focus35 table dolly, fancier fluid head tripod..
Balvanz MiniDV Stabilizer Pro test footage
All shots are on foot and a lot of times I am sprinting and jumping over things. I've only had it for about a week so I'm not a pro at using it yet.
Nikon D7000 with a Tokina 11-16mm lens.
"Borophyl" ft. Jordan Brooks (HD)
Canon t3i with the kits lenses were used also the Balvanz miniDV stabilizer (she wasn't balanced when filming though) Song: Road to Zion by Nas ft Damian Marley Submitted By: Ted Cole
Cutt Dogg- "40 Bars" (Canon T3i Music Video)
Equipment used: Canon rebel t3i, tamron 17-50mm 2.8 non vc, specter stabilizer from balvanz enterprises. Only Natural light was used. Submitted by: Christopher Jared Cotton of Cotton Films
Balvanz Enterprises Specter Stabilizer(First Test)
We would like to give a shout out to Christopher Jared Cotton of Cotton Films
for submitting this initial test video of our Specter Stabilizer.
Jedi Jae - No Breaks (Official Music Video)
Film with the MiniDV Stabilizer.
Submitted by: Aaron Roy Dickson
Swag University Interview With @Boxthafuture / Max Pane in studio performance
The Balvanz Enterprises MiniDV Stabilizer Pro was used for the performace scene.
Submitted by: Kerry Brown
BodyJam 62 - Super Saturday 2012 Sweden
Filmed with the MiniDV Stabilizer Pro with Arm Brace.
Submitted By: Vladimir Bogodist
Smallmouth Bass Fishing ft. The Bassmaster
Fishing in Lincoln, Maine at Center Pond
Camera used was a Canon T3i with 18-55mm 55-250mm kit lenses Balvanz Minidv Stabilizer was also used for various shots.
Canon 5D Mark II 28mm (Rajeewa bk ) Balvanz Steadicam test
Balvanz steadycam test with Canon 5D Mark II 28mm in Kurunegala...... low cost Steadicam made by Balvenz Enterprises in USA.. good for any Dslr's or smaller Cameras.
Kirko Bangz LIVE in Minneapolis!
Shot on the Canon T2i with the EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 Kit Lens. Used the Specter Stabilizer from Balvanz Enterprises - Ben Hughes Studios
A little something I shoot using The Stabilizer
Song: Aether-Dejame Dormir
GH1 with Balvanz MiniDV Stabilizer - Canon FD 28mm f/2.8 60fps
My first ever vimeo upload so go easy ;) The Lumix GH1 is mounted on a Balvanz MiniDV Stabilizer by balvanzenterprises.com.
Submitted By Splintersilk / Jeff Ranasinghe on Vimeo
Mini Dv Stabilizer - Random test shots - Parks and Playground
I did a little upgrade on the unit by installing ball bearings on the Roll and Pitch axis where its usually held up by the four bolts. The ball bearings sit between the bolts and the main ring/holder. Submitted By Jozeph Bautista on YouTube
Tom Acousti "Man Again" accompanied by Robbie Coffin
this was filmed using two cameras and one music recorder. Camera one (fixed) was a small AIPTEK GVS. Camera two is the new Panasonic GH1 mounted on a Balvanz Enterprises MiniDV Stabilizer. Submitted By Mark Hensley of Mark Hensley Photography
"It can be great when you find yourself. It's a different matter when yourself comes looking for you." This was basically a FD lens and anamorphic adaptor test that I took a little bit further.
Poor Man's Camera Dolly - Balvanz Enterprises MiniDV Stabilizer + Inline Skates
Just a crazy idea I had to get smoother moving shots on a tight budget. I used a MiniDV Stabilizer and a set of Inline Skates.
2010 snow on Palms 1st use of new MiniDv Stabilizer
2010 first real snow in Atlanta. A good excuse to try out my new MiniDv Stabilizer from Balvanz Enterprises. Only had it for 2 hours, so I still need lots more practice keeping it balanced and fighting inertia.
Jacksonville Videography Samples
High-Def Jacksonville Videography Wedding Sample
This boy's dream was to visit a beach at an ocean someday. Then he finds this mysterious seashell that sends him to the ocean. His dreams are finally going to come true...
Canon HV30 + Azden SMX-10 + Steadycam Test
Video created January 2010.
I Lost My Penny!
The first episode of what I like to call "Ben Hughes Shorts"! Filmed on the Canon Vixia HV30.
The Baby's Back! (Fail)
Remember the evil Baby Alive doll? Yea, well it's back, and totally kick-ass.
The Last Shyamalan Movie (Last Airbender Trailer Parody)
The Last Airbender AKA The Last Shyamalan Movie was an extremely crappy movie. Perfect for a spoof/parody video to make fun of it! ...the cartoon was so much better. Anyway... I blame the director M. Night Shyamalan!
The 3D Hologram - ADOBE AFTER EFFECTS
I came up with the idea for this only a few days ago, I just thought, "I should test out that holographic effect that I've been thinking about alot". I created this just so I could test out the 3d Hologram effect in After Effects CS3...
A Recipe for Disaster - 48 Hour Film Project 2010: Minneapolis
This short film was created for the Minneapolis 48 Hour Film Project 2010. It was 1987, and Paula Williams stole something valuable from her ex-boyfriend Harry Fontaine, and Harry and his buddy Blake will stop at nothing to get back.
A Recipe for Disaster - Trailer
This is the trailer for a movie I made for the Minneapolis 48 Hour Film Project 2010.
The Making of "A Recipe For Disaster"
The Making of, Behind The Scenes, bloopers, or whatever you want to call it, of A Recipe For Disaster. The movie was made for the Minneapolis 48 Hour Film Project 2010.
The Unknown - Trailer
This halloween, an unknown force will be awakened. There is no escaping this dreaded creature of doom.http://benhughesstudios.com
Canon EOS Rebel T2i (550D/Kiss X4) - Epic Test Video
Recently I just got the Canon EOS Rebel T2i, also known as the 550D or Kiss X4 overseas. I actually ordered the Kiss X4 because it's cheaper, but the camera is the same as the T2i.
BodyJam 54 - SuperSaturday 2010
presented by Kimmo Jukuri, Åsa Eriksson and Gandalf Archer at LesMills SuperSaturday 2010 at Annexet/Globen in Stockholm, Sweden (2010-09-04). I shot this video using MiniDV Stabilizer from http://BalvanzEnterprises.com (much appreciated and recommended)
Canon T2i Music Video (Allan Kingdom - Ain't No Half Steppin')
This is the official music video for "Ain't No Half Steppin'" by Allan K Phreshly. Video directed by Ben Hughes.
Canon 550D on Balvanz Stabilizer First Attempt
This is a great tool for the creative film maker on the low budget like me. I paid 150$ after shipping and extra accessories I bought. Normally 100$ . Google Balvanz Enterprises for more info. I used my 550D, another awesome tool for the low budget film maker.
Long Boarding with Tony
I'm using the Canon HF S20 with a WD-H58 wide angle adapter, and my new Balvanz MiniDV Stabilizer. I shot in 60i Program mode, set to vivid color. And of course, inline skates.
Canon T2i Music Video (Travla - Can't Take It No More)
Official Music Video for "Can't Take It No More" by Travla, part of All Goode Music. Video Directed By Ben Hughes Studios
Canon T2i Music Video (Envy & Fancy - He Say She Say)
Official Music Video for "He Say She Say" by Envy & Fancy. Music Video Directed By Ben Hughes Studios
Canon T2i Music Video (Loony Lee - Go Ham ft Kid Magic)
Official Music Video for "Go Ham" featuring Kid Magic by Loony Lee. Directed & Edited by Ben Hughes Studios.
Rocky Diamonds - Touch The Sky (Canon T2i Music Video)
Official music video for "Touch the sky" off of Rocky Diamonds' "Hey Young World" mixtape. Directed by Ben Hughes.
Going Home - Disposable Film Festival Entry
My Entry to the 2011 Disposable Film Festival.
Canon T2i Music Video 50mm 1.8 550d
Autumn by Scott Paul Music Video Directed, Shot, and Edited by Reid Stefanick. Music Video Shot on a Canon EOS Rebel T2i 550d with the Canon 50mm 1.8 Lens
Duet Preme - "Scream" Official Music Video (Canon T2i)
The Official Music Video for "Scream" by Duet Preme is finally finished! Took about 2 weeks to shoot and edit altogether. It was a lot of hard work, but it turned out good in the end.
Duet Preme - "Scream" Preview
The Trailer/teaser/preview or whatever you want to call it for the music video for "Scream" by Duet Preme, coming around Halloween 2010 (hopefully). The song is kind of an homage to Michael Jackson's thriller.
Canon T2i Music Video (Checho - Rocking Ego)
The Official Music video for "Rocking Ego" by Checho, featuring Allan Kingdom and Dio. Directed and edited by Me!
BEN HUGHES STUDIOS - Demo Reel 2010
16-year-old Ben Hughes is a developing filmmaker born and raised in Minnesota. Hughes directs, writes, edits, and creates the visual effects for his movies and videos. Ben Hughes is still actively making movies and other videos today.
Balvanz Balance and Usage with Canon 550D
This is what I do to use the balvanz stabilizer effectively.
The Making of "Making A Change"
The Making of/Behind the scenes/bloopers of my short film "Making A Change", made for the 48 Go Green online film festival 2011.
Dos Marciano - Wonder ft. Envy - Canon T2i Music Video (featured in the film "Time Fax")
The Official Music Video for "Wonder" by Dos, featuring Envy, produced by Arjay Knox. Featured in my film "Time Fax". Directed by Ben Hughes
Canon T2i Music Video (Moe Rock - Rosa)
The Official Music video for Persian pop sensation Moe Rock. Directed by Ben Hughes. This video is meant to poke fun at the Persian singers/rappers in LA, with a little twist.
Patrol video camera stabilizer test
This was my first "test " of a Balvanz MiniDV Stabilizer for use while underway on Coast Guard Auxiliary patrol. These shots are being taken from one boat of another so both the subject and the camera platform are moving.
Continuum (2012 film) - Official Teaser
The first Official teaser trailer for 17-year-old Ben Hughes's first feature length film "Continuum", which should be released by early 2012. Directed, Produced, Written, Cinematographed, Visual Effected(lol), and Edited by Ben Hughes.
My completed BMX short film. Production started summer 2009 and ended summer 2011. Shot in various locations across Los Angeles, CA. A lot of time, energy and love went into this.
Canon t2i balvanz stabilizer
footage of my sister and her son....i was running with balvanz stabilizer i have an rebel t2i mounted to balvanz stabilizer...alot more to come with balvanz i finally it figure it out. some ae leave color animation too.
Balvanz Enterprises Minidv Stabilizer
Balvanz Enterprises Minidv Stabilizer
The Balvanz MiniDV Stabilizer Pro - in Hollywood
This demonstration features the Balvanz MiniDV Stabilizer Pro supporting a Sony HDR-CX100 handycam.
Canon T2i with 50mm 1.8 Lens [Test Footage]
Testing out the new equipment. Used the MiniDV Stabilizer Pro from Balvanz Enterprises. Edited in Adobe Premiere.
Twixtor Music Video Magic Bullet Looks Canon T2i
This is a music video I shot, edited, and directed. I use my Canon EOS Rebel T2i, 50mm 1.8 lens, DSLR Stabilizer, MiniDV Stabilizer Pro by Balvanz Enterprises, Twixtor Pro, Magic Bullet Looks, After Effects, and Final Cut Pro.
Balvanz Enterprises Minidv Stabilizer Test!
First test with the balvanz enterprises minidv stabilizer. I had it for a year but, never figured out how to use it. How do you guys think I did?
day 57 ~ balvanz minidv stabilizer, cats and dogs, chestnut tart
http://www.theendlessroadtrip.com ~ playing with the minidv stabilizer (the running footage i find pretty incredible). and then chestnut tart making time!
Balvanz MiniDV Stabilizer Pro Test + Canon T2i
A quick video test for Balvanz Enterprises' MiniDV Stabilizer Pro. This was my first time trying it out. shot with Canon T2i & 18-55mm II lens
Continuum (2012 film) - Official Trailer
The first full trailer for 18-year-old Ben Hughes's first feature length film "Continuum", which is a little over halfway through shooting. We're aiming for a Summer 2012 release. Directed by, Produced by, Written by, Cinematography by, Visual Effects by, and Edited by Ben Hughes.
LowCost SteadyCam from BalvanzEnterprises with Xacti HD2000 french Test
French feedback about "LowCost" steadycam ordered on http://www.balvanzenterprises.com/ Xacti HD2000 + 0.45x Wide Angle Camera Xacti stabilizer is OFF.