For DSLR-toting videographers who utilise manual focusing but desirous of smoother and more accurate results, Manfrotto's Follow Focus unit is worthy of serious consideration. The design features hard stops, no backlash and is compatible with a huge variety of DSLR lenses and 15mm rod systems.
The new Manfrotto follow focus features a zero backlash mechanism (no play between FF and lens movement) that enables the operator to pull focus precisely.
If the operator needs to select a focus range between two points, the product features optional integrated hard stops.
Friction Wheel/ Drive Gear
They can be attached to the front or rear of the double- sided drive. They engage with the camera lens to set focus.
The gear mechanism can be rotated 180 degrees depending on the operator’s preference.
Upper Slide bridge
When the follow focus is mounted on the rods, it accommodates a variety of lens diameters and adjusts by simply being moved to the left or to the right.
The Manfrotto Follow Focus is the perfect solution for professional videographers looking for a high quality, reliable accessory at an affordable price.
This follow focus model features a zero backlash mechanism (no play between FF and lens movement) that enables the operator to pull focus precisely. It has hard stops that can be used to select a focus range between two points when needed. The gear box direction is changeable, allowing the follow focus to be used with different lenses. The hand wheel has a standard square socket for attachment.
The follow focus can be mounted onto all 15mm rods and is perfect in combination with the Manfrotto Sympla 2.0.
The follow focus is supplied with:
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- 50 tooth/0.8 module drive wheel
- Ø35 mm friction wheel
- Two marking disks (one assembled and another in the box)
- 3mm Allen Key
- Gear ring
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