- User Manual
The CAMTREE HUNT Quick Release Base Plate with cage is the designated for the Sony FS7 camera. This comfortable shoulder pad provides a better support. 15mm rods clamps are found on the front and back for mounting accessories. Rosettes are mounted at the front for using compatible handles. With this compatible baseplate, you can easily rig up your Sony FS7.
"WHAT YOU SEE IS WHAT YOU GET"
FORM FITTED CAGE
Complete CNC aluminum constructed cage closely wraps the camera to maintain its beautiful natural form factor while providing maximum security and support with minimal bulk and size. 15mm rods clamps provide accessory mounting options on both front and back.
Complete Camera Access
The custom designed cage lets you access all the ports, functions, buttons & doors on the camera.
Arri Standard Rosette Mounts
2 ARRI standard rosette mounts for mounting handles and other compatible accessories.
Lens Support Adapter
This lens support fits on any standard 15mm rails using different attachments. The height riser enables the cage to support any lens.
Easy Tripod Mounting
The solid built base plate comes with ¼”-20 & 3/8”-16 tripod mounting holes. Quick release baseplate is compatible with Sony VCT-U14 V Lock Quick-Release Tripod Adapter.
CAMTREE-MB-23 CF Matte Box
Masterfully Engineered Wide Angle Carbon fiber Matte Box with full swing away feature and French Flags enable the user to get cinematic effects. Fully Featured matte box is compatible with camera lenses up to 105mm. It is completely adjustable and can be altered according to the requirement. A masterpiece with quality worked upon is a perfect companion for your kit.
CAMTREE X9 FOLLOW FOCUS
The X9 Follow Focus with Hard Stops can be easily turned on/off and easily fits to different lenses. This allows you to achieve perfect focus every time. You can also switch the gear on both left and right side. CNC machined from aluminum provides you with years of successful operation.
Designed specifically to integrate into your FS7 camera, the Camtree Hunt V-Mount Battery Plate for Sony FS7 provides you a way to power your camera and on-board accessories from a single V-mount battery. The battery plate solidly attaches to your FS7 allowing you to mount optional large capacity V-mount batteries on the back of the camera without significantly altering the balance. Built-in power ports support D-Tap as well as common DC voltage outputs.
The Supportive accessories are for demonstration purpose only.
X9 FOLLOW FOCUS
- Proaim Follow Focus X9
- 13’’ Flexible gear belt
- Speed crank
- Aluminum GEAR MOD 0.8 (43 TEETH)
- 15mm rod adapter
- Follow focus can be adjusted up to 5cm
BASE PLATE WITH CAGE FOR SONY FS7
- Dimensions: 25cm x 9cm x 3cm
- Rod Compatibility: 15mm
- Camera Compatibility: Sony PXW-FS7 (Note :- This cage is not compatible with Sony PXW-FS7M2(FS7 Mark II))
- Camera Mounting: 1/4"-20 and 3/8"-16
- Tripod Mounting:VCT-14 Adapter (Not included)/ 1/4"-20 & 3/8"-16
- Weight: 600g
SPECIFICATIONS OF BATTERY PLATE
- Power Outputs: 1 x 5 VDC
: 1 x 7.5 VDC
: 1 x 12 VDC
: 1 x 15 VDC
- Dimensions: 140mm x 85mm x 30mm
- Weight : 430g
SPECIFICATIONS CAMTREE-MB-23 CF MATTE BOX
|Construction||Sunshade : Carbon Fiber
Flags,Swing away bracket:aluminum
Knickers : Black Fabric
|Matte box Outer Diameter||105 mm|
|Matte box Dimensions||22.5 x 13.5 x 18.5 cms (l x w x h)|
|Filter Holders||Two 4x4". One is 180 degree rotatable & other is is static|
|Top Flag Dimensions||19 x 12.5 cms (Folded)
38 x 12.5 cms (Open)
|Side Flag Dimensions||15.5 x 11.7 cms (Folded)
21.5 x 11.7 cms (Open)
|Weight of Product (without packing)||1.200 kg (2.64 lbs)|
|Hard Case Dimensions||33 x 25.4 x 12.7 cms|
- CAMTREE HUNT Base plate with Cage for Sony FS7
- CAMTREE-MB-23 CF Matte Box (C-MB-23-CF)
- CAMTREE X9 Follow Focus (FF-X9)
- CAMTREE HUNT Back Battery Plate
- CAMTREE HUNT Lens support
- 2 x 300mm Female Rods
- 2 x 150mm Female Rods
Q&AAsk a Question
Can I mount it on tripod? What is the thread size of all holes in the cage ?
Yes, this cage has standard thread settings of ¼” and 3/8” for tripod mounting.
Can I mount external LCD monitor on it ?
Yes, you can mount a LCD monitor on this cage.
Is the item durable ? What is the material used ?
Yes, this cage is CNC machined and is completely made up of aluminium.
Does it come in bag packing ?
No, it does not include a bag. The complete components of this cage are packed in a foam packing box for safe storage.
Will it work with sony PMW-EX1 OR EX3 ?
This cage is specifically designed for Sony PXW-FS7 only.
Are the rosette arri standard? Can I attach handles having arri rosette ?
Yes, the rosettes are arri standard and so you can attach the handles having arri rosettes with this cage
What is length of 15mm rods ?
It includes 2pc of 300mm long & 2pc of 150mm long female threaded rods.
Is the height of lens support adjustable ?
Yes, the height of the lens support is adjustable.
Will it support 400mm long lens ?
Yes, it will support a 400mm long lens.
What is the outer diameter of matte box ?
The outer diameter of the matte box is 105mm.
Which lenses it will work with ?
It will work with all photo & cinema standard and wide angle lenses upto 28mm.
Will it work with gh4 camera ?
Yes, this matte box will work with GH4 camera with any photo & cinema standard and wide angle lenses upto 28mm.
Will it work with Sigma 18-50mm f/2.8 and Canon EF-S 18-200mm lens ?
Yes, this matte box will work with Sigma 18-50mm f/2.8 lens.
What is the maximum lens dia, the knickers will fit to ?
The knickers will fit to the lenses with upto 105mm diameter.
Will it work with 5d/7d with battery grip ?
This mattebox cannot be used with Canon 5d/7d with battery grip as such but we have the option of height riser incase required .
What is the material of matte box ?
The mattebox hood is made up of carbon fiber. Flags & height adjuster are aluminum made and knicker is fabric.
Which filters I can use with it ?
You can use 4x4 filters with this mattebox.
Are the filter trays rotating ?
This matte box has two filter trays. One is rotatable at 180 degrees and the other is static.
Will the follow focus work for my Canon 5d MKII ?
This follow focus will work with any camera that is attached to 15mm rails spaced 60mm c/c apart. The drive gear has 0.8 pitch gear that is applied to either the lens Focus or Zoom ring. The gear belt is for lenses that don't have teeth already built in or that don’t have the 0.8 gear pitch .
Can I buy the extra marking disks ?
Yes, you can buy the extra marking disks separately.
Is the speed crank included ?
Yes, the speed crank is included with the kit.
Can it be installed on the "right hand" side of a dslr ?
Yes, the follow focus gear is switchable between sides, so it'll fit on nearly any rig on either side. Note that the gear is only switchable, not reversible, so if you have a Nikon or Pentax or some other old lenses you'll be pulling the opposite direction.
Does it have adjustable height and width ?
It has adjustable width only.
Are the internal gears metal or plastic ?
The internal gears are of metal.
Can I use this follow focus without hard stops ?
Yes, you can use this follow focus without hard stops as the hard stops are removable.
Is the battery plate included with this kit ?
Yes, the battery plate is not included with this kit.
Is the Battery included with this kit ?
No, the battery is not included with this kit.
Do you sell the V-mount Battery with this kit ?
No, we don’t sell V-mount battery with this kit.
Can I charge my V-mount battery with this battery plate ?
No, you have to charge the battery with its charger. This battery plate cannot be used as a battery charger.
What is the warranty ?
We provide 1 year warranty from the date of purchase. Items which are covered by the warranty period will be replaced at no cost to the customer. Replacement parts of the product will be provided at nominal cost (covering the cost price of the replacement parts only) to the customers after the Warranty Period has expired.