• DJI Ronin

    DJI Ronin

    The DJI Ronin 3-axis handheld stabilization system is truly one of the most remarkable and ambitious systems that I have seen in a long time. DJI is offering what could be the most complete gimbal system on the market at a price point several thousand dollars cheaper than their nearest competitor.

    The first thing you will notice when looking at the Ronin kit is just how complete the package is. It includes everything from a custom foam-lined hard-shell carrying case to a remote control for 2-person operation and stand for when the Ronin is not in use. There are even clamps included for attaching microphones and an external monitor.

    Operation of the Ronin is relatively simple, and it lives up to DJI’s boast of a 5-minute set-up time. The Ronin offers 3 different modes of operation—Upright, Underslung and Briefcase—to give you different eye-level and control options for your camera. The Ronin automatically self-adjusts between these different modes. Unlike quite a few stabilizers on the market, the Ronin uses a friction lock adjustment system that allows for quick and easy alterations to the placement of the camera. No Allen keys or dimes required. Once roughly balanced…

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