- User Manual
A single camera gear’ enough to put the audience into the heart of the action!
A shoulder rig becomes invaluable equipment when you want to put the audience into the heart of the action. It lets you move with the subject matter while keeping the camera stable, thus increasing the efficiency of the production.
To achieve this, you need a shoulder rig that
- Is compatible with your camera
- Have both modes – offset & straight
- Has rail system for mounting accessories
- Is lightweight & counter-balanced
- Doesn’t take too much of your budget
Years of experience in this field led to the creation of an FC-02 shoulder rig, which successfully meets the above criteria, & is being used by thousands of camera operators worldwide for the past many years.
Various components that come together to fulfill all the criteria of a good shoulder rig!
"WHAT YOU SEE IS WHAT YOU GET"
(Revised on 23-Dec-2019)
An Offset Shoulder Rig that Guarantees Stability, Comfort, Perfect Balance & Refined Quality.
Adjustable rubber grip handles for a stable hold on the rig.
Quick Release (Revised on 23-Dec-2019)
Enables quick mounting & dismounting of the camera.
Shoulder Support Pad
Snug fit soft shoulder pad reduces strain on shoulders.
2lb Counter Weight
Balances the rig & takes the strain off your arms.
Straight bracket compatible with 15mm rails allows you to center align the camera for better eye line contact with your camera’s LCD.
MB-600 matte box is designed for all cameras with normal and wide-angle lenses up to 95mm diameter. It functions as a lens hood which eliminates unwanted lens glares.
French & Side Flags
Provide extra protection from direct light.
4x4” Rotating Filter Holders
For polarized & combination of square filters.
Wraps around the barrel of your lense to block out any light completely.
Metal Front Adjuster
For adjusting the height up to 1.5 inches.
4:3 & 16:9 aspect ratios
Enable to use with both normal & wide angle lenses.
9” to 6” Convertible Cage Brackets
The cage is constructed from high-grade polyamide resin which is robust yet lightweight. It provides a solid base & support to your camera.
Soft grip top handle for taking low mode shots.
Accessory Mounting threads
To accessorize your kit.
Convertible Cage Bracket
9” to 6” conversion accommodates all cameras sizes.
Swing Away Mechanism
You can switch camera without dismantling the kit.
The Supportive accessories are for demonstration purpose only.
- Material - Polyamide resin
- Center to Center span of 60mm
- 15mm Rod diameter
- Shoulder Support constructed from industrial grade High- impact, High-strength Polyamide resin
- Adjustable comfort shoulder support pad of energy absorbing, pliable rubber
- Soft grip rubber handles for reduced stress
- Quick Release Plate
- Standard camera mount thread setting of ¼" - 20
- ¼" - 20 for Tripod Mounting
- Shoulder Rig for DSLR
- 2 x 300mm Female threaded Rods
- 1 x 300mm Learning Threaded Rod
- 2 x 300mm Male threaded Rods
- 2 x 200mm Female threaded Rods
- 2 x 150mm Male threaded Rods
- 2 x 100mm Male threaded Rods
- 2 x Accessory Mounting Adapter
- MB-600 Matte Box (P-MB-600)
- 2 x 9" Cage Brackets
- Junction Rod Adapter
- FREE Z-Bracket
- FREE 3x Wire organizer Clamp
- Tripod Mounting Plate( Added on 31-Jan-2017)
Q&AAsk a Question
Can this rig be attached to a tripod?
Yes, this rig can be attached to a tripod.
will this rig fit nikon d5100?
Yes, this rig will fit to Nikon d5100 camera.
Does this actually come with the follow focus? In the main picture it doesn't show it, yet in other pictures it does.
No, the follow focus is not included with this kit. We have the other model of this rig i.e. Filmcity FC-03 shoulder rig kit which includes a Follow Focus. Here is the link for your reference :
Filmcity DSLR Camera Cage Shoulder Rig Kit
Does the matte box move higher to lower or from left to right?
The matte box can only move higher to lower but not from left to right.
Can you add a monitor with the camera on the rig?
Yes, you can attach the LCD monitor with the cage bracket or to the 15mm rods though lcd mounting arm.
Can I somehow lower the matte box to accommodate my Sony a7? Or do I need a riser?
Yes, the height of the mattebox can be adjusted up and down.
Will this work with a Canon T4i?
Yes, it will work with Canon T4i camera
Does this have a detachable shoulder mount?
Yes, the shoulder mount as well as the other parts of this kit are detachable and you can assemble and use it as per your requirement.
Hi, what is the maximum size lens diameter that can be used with this matte box?
The outer diameter of this matte box is 95 mm, so you can use the lens according to the outer diameter of the matte box.
What is the maximum lens dia, the knickers will fit to?
The knickers will fit to the lenses upto 95mm diameter.
Will matte box 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 in case required.
What is the frame size of matte box?
We provide two aspect ratio masks with the mattebox i.e. 4:3 and 16:9.
What is the material of matte box?
The mattebox hood is made up of strong plastic. 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?
Yes both filter trays are rotatable at 360 degree.
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.
\"Will the fc02 with the mb 600 mattebox fit my canon 5d mark 4 with a battery grip?\"
Yes, the Filmcity Shoulder Rig Kit will fit the canon 5d mark 4 with a battery grip.