The edelkrone HeadPLUS is a pan & tilt head with built-in motors that allows you to capture smooth camera movements, perfect for time-lapse photography, product videos and for creating professional looking footage. It supports a payload up to 4.5kg which makes it ideal for both irrorless and DSLR cameras. As well as being able to be setup by hand the HeadPLUS system can also be controlled from the edelkrone mobile app.

Step Motors for Silent Pan and Tilt Movement

Using ultra-silent step motors, the edelkrone HeadPLUS is designed to be super quiet, which will keep your sound guy or gal happy. The powerful motors can add panning movement from side to side as well as tilting movement up and down, which creates a stunning parallax effect that can take your production to the next level.

Auto Tracking with Real-time Target Switching

You can program in 3 different targets for the HeadPLUS to track while it is in motion and using the mobile app even switch between targets smoothly. This tracking works even when the unit is attached to the edelkrone range of sliders or dollies, allowing you to perform 3-axis movements while tracking your subject.

Built for Video and Time-lapse

The system can easily switch between capturing live video or a time-lapse of the same movement with the press of a button. A simple shutter release cable is all it takes to enable to head to also work as a shutter release controller as well as a motion control device. Check out the time warper and motion warper functions to add a completely unique look to your time-lapses that cannot be created in post.

Fully Manual Setup

Designed so you can get your shot setup in seconds, your starting and ending position can be manually set by hand, allowing you to intuitively get your shot the way you want without the hassle of playing around with an app or confusing controls.

Supports Laser and Motorised Focus Control

edelkrone have a laser module that is compatible with the HeadPLUS and that can be used to instantly set your shot up with extremely fine precision. The unit can also be combined with a focus control module for focus changes throughout your shot as well. Perfect for focus pulls from one subject to another or for keeping your subject in focus as you track closer.

SliderPLUS, SliderONE V2, DollyPLUS, & DollyONE Compatibility

edelkrone’s products are designed to be modular, so you can add different movements to your shots while building up your kit. The HeadPLUS can be combined with the DollyONE or DollyPLUS to add linear as well as curved movement or the edelkrone SliderONE v2 or SliderPLUS systems to add linear movement for a 3-axis movement control.

One App to Rule Them All

The edelkrone mobile app is undeniably the star of the show, as a one-stop-shop for controlling every part of the system. The interface is straight-forward and easy to understand while also providing a high level of control and customisation over your camera movements.

Impressive 4.5kg Payload & Folding Design

The edelkrone Head+ is constructed with CNC machined aluminium and can hold rigs that weigh up to 4.5kg, meaning it can be combined with most mirrorless and DSLR cameras. Not only is the system incredibly robust but it also boasts a convenient folding design that allows it to pack down small for transport.
  • Motorised Pan & Tilt Head with Silent Step Motors
  • Automatic Target Tracking with Live Switching
  • Time-lapse with Motion & Time Warper Function
  • Hand Controllable Manual Setup
  • Compatible with Focus & Laser Modules
  • Compatible with SliderPLUS, DollyPLUS, SliderONE V2 & DollyONE
  • Control with edelkrone Mobile App
  • Up to 4.5kg Payload with Compact Folding Design

Size

HeadPLUS: (L x W x H) 353 x 100 x 70 mm

L Bracket (folded) (L x W x H) 170 x 143 x 75 mm

Weight

HeadPLUS: 2.20kg
L Bracket: 426 g

Recommended Camera Load

4.5kg

Mounting Options

3/8"-16 mounting port on bottom. 1/4"-20 mounting screw on L bracket.

Min. step size

0.022 degree

Max. speed

360° in 20 sec

Number of axes

2 (Pan & Tilt)

Motor type

2 x ultra-precise step motors with ultra-high-res encoders.

Battery life

With 28.8 Wh energy (1 Canon LP-E6 battery is 14.4 Wh)

 

Operates 5 hours (continuously at full speed)

 

Shoots 36000 photographs (in Time-Lapse mode)

   
 

1 Sony NP-F970 battery is 47.4 Wh

Power input

LP-E6 type battery, NP-F type battery, AC/DC adapter (NOT included)

Shutter trigger cable socket

2.5 mm (shutter trigger cable sold seperately)

Compatibility

Slide Module, Focus Module, Laser Module, SliderPLUS, SliderONE, DollyONE, DollyPLUS and previous generation SliderPLUS, SliderPLUS PRO.

Mobile device connection

Bluetooth low-energy communication.

App. compatibility

iOS 11.0 or later & Android 5.0 or later

Materials

CNC machined aluminum and stainless-steel components.

DC plug specs

Voltage input: 100-240V, Voltage out: 9.0V, Current output: 2.2A, Polarization: positive center, Output connector: Barrel plug, 2.1 mm I.D. x 5.5 mm O.D x 9.5 mm


* Specifications subject to change by the manufacturer without notice
  • HeadPLUS
  • L Bracket for cameras up to 4.5 kg
  • Width extenders for SliderPLUS legs
  • Link cable
  • Allen keys

Reviews

* Dispatch timeframes are indications only and may vary for multiple quantities. Timeframes are updated regularly during normal business hours.