VCT Pro Docking System
By Image Gear |
Thanks to some handy, little, red levers, Zacuto gear has become known for it’s quick-release system. No more screwing and unscrewing things on set. With the release of our VCT Pro Baseplate Zacuto has added another level of quick-release transitions to make your on-set workflow smooth and seamless. The VCT Pro Docking system makes the transition from shoulder mounted to tripod to slider, dolly, steadicam, or any other support system easier than ever.
Check out this demonstration:
VCT Pro Docking System in 3 StepsStep 1 – Shoulder Mounted Recoil Rig – The VCT Pro baseplate is the foundation of our Next Generation Recoil rigs. Designed for balance and comfort, these shoulder rigs are perfect for long shooting days.
Step 2 – Shoulder to VCT Tripod Plate – Using the VCT Tripod Plate, quickly transition your entire rig from shoulder to tripod.
Step 3 – Camera to VCT Pro Dock – Quick-release just your camera from the VCT Pro Baseplate, and slide it quickly and seamlessly into our VCT Pro Dock. Mount on a tripod, slider, dolly, monopod, steadicam, or any support system.
VCT Pro BaseplateThis modern take on a traditional VCT style set-up incorporates a comfortable, curved shoulder pad with a sleek and highly adjustable baseplate. The sliding top plate offer 10″ of camera balance range, plus the ability to change lenses quickly, and remove your camera easily from the rig. There is also a recessed rod mount for extra accessory area under your lens, 25mm of vertical adjustment, quick-release rod ports at the front and back, and much more.
VCT Pro DockQuickly take your camera off the VCT Pro baseplate and slide it onto the VCT Pro Dock sitting on a tripod, dolly, steadicam, slider, monopod, etc.. The red top plate slides off the baseplate with the push of a lever and into the Dock quickly and easily. Secure your camera with a quick twist and you’re ready to shoot!
VCT Tripod PlateAdapt any standard tripod head into a VCT-14 style tripod. The VCT Tripod Plate will accept the VCT Pro baseplate alone or with your complete Next Generation Recoil Rig). It enables quick transitions between shoulder mounted and tripod shooting.