Steadicam is camera stabilization system, which eliminates the shaking and vibrations of a hand held camera, so the recorded image looks like so stabile as if the camera were floating or moving on a track. The introduction of Steadicam in 1976 revolutionized the world of film and video. There are many similar devices but the real Stedicam is still the best of all.
The main categories are the following:
- for large professional film cameras,
- for large professional video cameras,
- for hand held stabilizers for small cameras.