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By Jason T. Lam
$74,011 pledged of $50,000 goal
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All or nothing. This project will only be funded if it reaches its goal by .

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The Game Changer in Video Camera

Testing early Idolcam prototype with Youtube Sensation, Naomi Wu aka "SexyCyborg" 

Idolcam is the world's first pocket-sized camera to harness the state-of-the-art 3 axis gimbal from drones, inter-changeable lenses from DSLR, beauty lighting from fashion photography, compactness and ease of use from action camera and 180 degree flip-able touchscreen from vlogging camera to create the ultimate 4K Video camera!

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With Idolcam, you are always one click away from stunning video. Say goodbye to setups and break down and haul around a case of camera gears. Idolcam is the perfect embodiment of your favorite video gears in one tiny package!

The integrated 3 axis gimbal on Idolcam effectively compensates for movement and enables anyone to capture stable movie like videos.

You can fit all the lenses that you needed inside a match box, true compact size. Idolcam also features an innovative magnetic lens system for quick lens changes!

 While most cameras lack lighting options, we understand the importance of lighting, filling in those harsh shadows and make you look more flattering.

 With flip-able touchscreen along with an app for preview and allow control to aim of the lens, selfie is no longer limited by the length of your arm.  

Our app will allow users to preview selfies and videos and give them the ability to control the aim of the camera up to 100 ft. away. The App is currently under development.

Never been easier with Idolcam's flip-able screen, 3 axis gimbal and lightweight makes it the perfect camera to work with the selfie stick and empowers anyone to easily capture stunning videos like you have a production team.

Youtube Sensation, Naomi Wu aka "SexyCyborg" testing Idolcam!

The 3 axis gimbal provide very stable footage that will satisfy most users, but for perfectionist users, a 4th axis suspension arm will further reduce the vertical motion that 3 axis gimbal can't compensate and produce true flying motion comparable to drones and steady-cams.

Since most drones can only film forward and downward, mounting Idolcam on drones allow for filming upward for creative shots and inspecting bridges and etc.

Rc car with Idolcam and 4th axis makes a fast action filming machine for low perspective. Imagine you can capture shots going underneath a car and coming out on the other size of the car!

  •  Battery Life - Approx. 135 mins @ 2.5K, 90 mins with gimbal on.
  • For more Spec. Check out FAQ.

STRETCH GOAL #1 - $500K - Manual Exposure Control.

STRETCH GOAL #2 - $1 Million - Manual ISO Control and Digital Zoom.

 Want to see more video samples and how to use Idolcam?  Click button Below!

 You want to pre-order Idolcam but not from United States, Canada, EU countries, or Macao, Hong Kong and China.  No worry, simply signup on our website and we will offer similar great deal once we are ready to ship to more countries!

 Want to stay in touch and get the latest updates on IDOLCAM, Please click "Signup" below and visit our IDOLCAM.co website to signup!

We have the concept for Idolcam for couple of years now and last year, we try to raise fund with the Idolcam 3D prototype but it didn't perform well as we want. But we didn't give up rather; we spent the past year investing in developing Idolcam to bring it near production ready state. We are passionate about Idolcam and we will make every effort to make it the best product we possibly can.

Shipping Cost 

The shipping rates are based on estimate quotes through logistic companies; however countries like UK, Canada may cost more than estimates and with addition of custom fees. When the actual shipping cost is higher than our estimate, we may have to adjust the cost at the time of shipping.

Risks and challenges

Idolcam features many awesome features and packed in a very small foot print, often people will question rather the team is up for the task and experience enough to pull off the project and deliver the goods.
We have spent one year creating the prototype in the US and after the confirmation to the feasibility of Idolcam, we then spent the whole of last year in Shenzhen, China, electronic and hardware capital of the world to finalized the pre- production model of Idolcam. We currently have a fully functional prototype and have proven to be able to merge all the technology into one tiny device seamlessly. We know there will be other difficulties that we will need to face before putting Idolcam into productions, but with 8 years of manufacturing drones and gimbals for video professionals, we are confident that we can pull off this project.
For the past few months, we've been testing Idolcam and we know exactly what the minor issues that needed improvements in the next iteration to get Idolcam ready for production.
During the last year we spent in China, we met many friends in the camera manufacturing industry and manufacturing partners that can help guide our project and smooth out the whole process. We have already gotten quotes from many manufacturers and we are confident we can solve the problems that we will be facing in order to develop Idolcam, the camera that you will love!
We also have a friend who have recently delivered successfully gimbal crowdfunding project and have shared the cost of logistics to many countries and methods to efficiently get the products to backers.

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    Idolcam--Aluminum Tough selfie stick

    8" long when folded with 6 sections, total length of 3 feet long. High quality aluminum selfie stick with metal ball head makes filming yourself and capturing 10 ft crane like shots a breeze. It also serves as a handle and comes with a 1/4" standard screw mount on bottom for easy attachment. Best accessory for filming with Idolcam.

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    • 90 degree FOV lens (Wide Angle)
    • 150 degree FOV Lens (Action Camera)
    • Beauty Light
    • One high capacity Battery
    • 180 rotation touch screen
    • Mini USB wire for charging &transfer files
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    Get Idolcam. Save $250 of planned retail price.
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    • 90 degree FOV lens (Wide Angle)
    • 150 degree FOV Lens (Action Camera)
    • Beauty Light
    • Selfie Stick
    • High capacity Battery
    • 180 rotation touch screen
    • Mini USB wire for charging &transfer files
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    Includes:
    • Idolcam
    • 90 degree FOV lens (Wide Angle)
    • 150 degree FOV Lens (Action Camera)
    • Beauty Light
    • One high capacity Battery
    • 180 rotation touch screen
    • Mini USB wire for charging &transfer files
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    Get Idolcam. Save $230 of planned retail price.
    Includes:
    • Idolcam
    • 90 degree FOV lens (Wide Angle)
    • 150 degree FOV Lens (Action Camera)
    • Beauty Light
    • Selfie Stick
    • High capacity Battery
    • 180 rotation touch screen
    • Mini USB wire for charging &transfer files
    * Only Ship to USA, Canada, EU countries, Hong Kong, Macao and China.
    * If you are not within the Pre-Order Countries, please signup on bottom of the web page to receive Kickstarter special when we are ready to ship to more countries.

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    ** VIP - Be First in Line for Idolcam **

    By being a VIP backer for Idolcam, you help make Idolcam a reality for everyone. To show our gratitude, you'll be first in line to receive Idolcam. You'll also be eligible to participate in our beta testing program. Invitation to our exclusive events and receive a Beta Closeup Lens available only for VIP Backers.
    Includes:
    • Idolcam
    • Beta Closeup Lens (portraits)
    • 90 degree FOV lens (Wide Angle)
    • 150 degree FOV Lens (Action Camera)
    • Beauty Light
    • Selfie Stick
    • Three High capacity Battery
    • 180 rotation touch screen
    • Mini USB wire for charging &transfer files
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