It's a Hit
We just launched and we've already hit $50,000 towards our funding goal. Here's what people in the know are saying about The International - a travel tripod for filmmakers:
Philip... Read more
New Product | Special Reward | 24 hours only
The new product from Aviator Camera Gear - The Red Rocket is LIVE.
We've got a special level that is open only for the first 24 hrs. Get one of... Read more
Promo Video and Free Tickets to NAB
We will have a booth at this year's NAB where we'll be showing off our brand new (yet to be announced) product. I'm very excited. I think everyone who has... Read more
Carbon Fiber Jibs and More
Really quick update:
The remaining jibs (carbon fiber and mag) arrived in our Portland, OR warehouse a few days ago (it's not really "our" warehouse, but we are renting space... Read more
Jibs are shipping to Kickstarter backers!
Yeeeesh! That felt like it took forever. But at last the first batch of jibs have arrived in Bend, OR USA.
Thank goodness they look and work great. We started... Read more
The Factory Trip
I'm just back from the factory. You can see several images of The Aviator getting built in this update.
I'm not sure how much everyone wants to hear... Read more
Back from Photokina
I am back from Photokina. Phew! Getting there and getting back were rough. Thanks to a fogged in San Fransisco I missed my connecting flight to Germany and... Read more
Specs Upgrade & See it at Photokina
Thank you all again for your overwhelming support and your patience.We are still on track for November.
We've been working very hard (as we should!) to build you... Read more
A Huge Thanks!
The Kickstarter has come to a close. The response has been incredible!
I want to say a huge thank you to everyone who backed, tweeted, facebooked (is facebooked a word?),... Read more
My Visit To Kessler Crane
Last week was another exciting week. In addition to all the work we're doing to keep production on schedule, we've been replying to each and every one of the hundreds... Read more
Keep Calm - Carry On
I just got back from six plane flights in two days. Everything from little puddle jumper prop planes to jumbo jets. I took The Aviator as carry on for each... Read more
Behind the Scenes & Extended Samples From Aviator The Travel Jib
Behind the scenes shots of The Aviator Travel Jib in action alongside the shots taken with the jib. Extended & uncut so you can see before the move and... Read more
More Shots Of The Jib
I've had a bunch of emails asking to see more images of the jib. Jib extended. Jib in use. That sort of thing. Some of the images are studio shots,... Read more