Gyroscopically stabilized, remotely controlled BLACK UNICORN crane is designed to solve a huge range of complex operator’s tasks when shooting moving or stationary objects. Due to high precision and ease of use combined with powerful characteristic, it adds dynamics to every scene.
Remotely controlled Black Unicorn crane can operatey any panoramic gyroscopically stabilized camera platforms weighing up to 60 kg. Black Unicorn crane is light and agile and therefore it allows shooting at a carrier speed of over 160 km/h on the road and 90 km/h off roads. The remote control is placed inside the cabin of the vehicle.
Black Unicorn Digital Head combines high-power characteristics, pinpoint accuracy of image stabilization and ease of operation. Black Unicorn Digital Head possesses all the necessary technical features for filmmaking needs with modern ultra high définition cameras and lenses.
Unique digital algorithms provide the highest quality of image stabilization even in the most adverse track conditions. The size of the head and its sturdy construction allows for any digital camera with any lens zoom to be mounted and stabilised up to 70+ kg setups, for example ARRI ALEXA 35mm with Angenieux 24-290mm are often used and perfectly stabilized.
Mercedes ML63 AMG was specially designed to hold Black Unicorn crane and Head by mounting the racing roll cage directly to the body of the car. Thanks to its powerful engine and all-wheel drive, it provides manipulation even at higher speeds and off-road conditions.
All control system are located directly in the car along with the monitors on which you can follow the shooting. For easy access to the equipment on the roof, car hood is equipped with steps and stairs.