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Best Gimbals for Canon EOS 1D X Mark III

Best Gimbals for Canon EOS 1D X Mark III

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Looking for the best gimbals for Canon EOS 1D X Mark III? Here are our top recommended gimbals for your Canon EOS 1D X Mark III.

At the time of this writing, the Canon EOS-1D X Mark III is the greatest DSLR currently available. Its autofocus mechanism is excellent, with just the rare glitch, and it can shoot at speeds of up to 20 frames per second. Noise is adequately controlled up to an ISO of around 51,200.

It’s large, heavy, and durable, and despite the addition of two new Smart Controllers to its back, it has a control layout that is quite similar to that of the camera it replaces.

In addition, the Nikon D6 is a very fine camera, but its Live View and video AF systems aren’t a patch on those found on the Canon EOS-1D X Mark III.

Following are the best gimbal for the Canon EOS 1D X Mark III:

Best Gimbal for Canon 1D X Mark III in 2022

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1 DJI RS 2 Combo - 3-Axis Gimbal Stabilizer for DSLR and Mirrorless Cameras, Nikon, Sony, Panasonic, Canon, Fuji, 10lbs Tested Payload, 1.4” Full-Color Touchscreen, Carbon Fiber Construction, Black DJI RS 2 Combo - 3-Axis Gimbal Stabilizer for DSLR and Mirrorless Cameras, Nikon, Sony, Panasonic, Canon, Fuji, 10lbs Tested Payload, 1.4” Full-Color Touchscreen, Carbon Fiber Construction, Black
2 ZHIYUN Crane 2S [Pro] Camera Gimbal Stabilizer, 3-Axis Handheld Professional Gimbal Stabilizer for DSLR and Mirrorless Cameras ZHIYUN Crane 2S [Pro] Camera Gimbal Stabilizer, 3-Axis Handheld Professional Gimbal Stabilizer for DSLR and Mirrorless Cameras
3 MOZA Air 2 Gimbal Stabilizer with iFocusM Motor 3-Axis Handheld Stabilizers 8 Follow Modes for DSLRs Mirrorless Pocket Cinema Cameras 9lbs Payload 16h Running Time Include SoftCase MOZA Air 2 Gimbal Stabilizer with iFocusM Motor 3-Axis Handheld Stabilizers 8 Follow Modes for DSLRs Mirrorless Pocket Cinema Cameras 9lbs Payload 16h Running Time Include SoftCase
4 Zhiyun Crane 3S 3-Axis Handheld Gimbal Stabilizer for DSLR Cameras and Camcorder, 6.5kg Payload, Extendable Roll Axis, 12 Hours or Longer Continuous Uptime, DC-in (Pro Package) Zhiyun Crane 3S 3-Axis Handheld Gimbal Stabilizer for DSLR Cameras and Camcorder, 6.5kg Payload, Extendable Roll Axis, 12 Hours or Longer Continuous Uptime, DC-in (Pro Package)
5 DJI Ronin-M Helicopter DJI Ronin-M Helicopter
6 DJI Ronin-M Gimbal Stabilizer V3 New Version DJI Ronin-M Gimbal Stabilizer V3 New Version
7 Tilta Advanced Ring Grip for DJI RS 2 Gimbal Tilta Advanced Ring Grip for DJI RS 2 Gimbal
8 2019 DJI Ronin-S Essentials Kit 3-Axis Gimbal Stabilizer for Mirrorless and DSLR Cameras, Tripod, Gimbal Hook and Loop Strap, 1 Year Limited Warranty, Black(CP.RN.00000033.01) 2019 DJI Ronin-S Essentials Kit 3-Axis Gimbal Stabilizer for Mirrorless and DSLR Cameras, Tripod, Gimbal Hook and Loop Strap, 1 Year Limited Warranty, Black(CP.RN.00000033.01)
9 DJI Ronin-SC 3-Axis Gimbal Stabilizer, Grey (CP.RN.00000040.01) DJI Ronin-SC 3-Axis Gimbal Stabilizer, Grey (CP.RN.00000040.01)
10 DJI Ronin-SC - Camera Stabilizer, 3-Axis Handheld Gimbal for DSLR and Mirrorless Cameras, Up to 4.4lbs Payload, Sony, Panasonic Lumix, Nikon, Canon, Lightweight Design, Cinematic Filming, Black DJI Ronin-SC - Camera Stabilizer, 3-Axis Handheld Gimbal for DSLR and Mirrorless Cameras, Up to 4.4lbs Payload, Sony, Panasonic Lumix, Nikon, Canon, Lightweight Design, Cinematic Filming, Black
11 Zhiyun Crane 2S Combo 3-Axis Camera Gimbal Stabilizer for DSLR Camera Sony A6600 Nikon D850 Canon EOS 1DX Mark II Panasonic S1H BMPCC 6K,Vertical Shooting,0.96" OLED Screen,Focus Control, with Grip Zhiyun Crane 2S Combo 3-Axis Camera Gimbal Stabilizer for DSLR Camera Sony A6600 Nikon D850 Canon EOS 1DX Mark II Panasonic S1H BMPCC 6K,Vertical Shooting,0.96" OLED Screen,Focus Control, with Grip
12 Zhiyun Crane 2S 3-Axis Handheld Gimbal Stabilizer for DSLR and Mirrorless Cameras Upgraded Focus Control Vertical Shooting (Combo Package with Dual Handle Grip and Battery Kit) Zhiyun Crane 2S 3-Axis Handheld Gimbal Stabilizer for DSLR and Mirrorless Cameras Upgraded Focus Control Vertical Shooting (Combo Package with Dual Handle Grip and Battery Kit)

1. DJI RS 2 Combo - 3-Axis Gimbal Stabilizer for DSLR and Mirrorless Cameras, Nikon, Sony, Panasonic, Canon, Fuji, 10lbs Tested Payload, 1.4” Full-Color Touchscreen, Carbon Fiber Construction, Black


Features

  • 10lb Tested Payload – At a weight of 2.3 lbs and 10lb tested payload, DJI RS 2 offers the highest weight-to-payload ratio in the industry.
  • Carbon Fiber Construction – Monocoque carbon fiber axis arms add incredible strength and unbelievable lightness to the gimbal.
  • 1.4” Full-Color Touchscreen – An integrated LCD screen allows you to adjust parameters and use features of the Ronin app quickly. Access ActiveTrack 3.0 right from the touchscreen, freeing your creative control.
  • Professional Mounting Options – While DJI RS 2 is also designed to be a professional filmmaking solution. Integrate RS 2 with a car, jib, or slider, and control from a distance.
  • Efficient Balancing Between Payloads – A dual-layer camera mounting plate is compatible with Manfrotto and Arca-Swiss standards. A fine-tine balancing knob lets you achieve the perfect balance for your setup.

2. ZHIYUN Crane 2S [Pro] Camera Gimbal Stabilizer, 3-Axis Handheld Professional Gimbal Stabilizer for DSLR and Mirrorless Cameras


Features

  • 【Powerful Motors】Highly optimized in motor control algorithms and motor power, CRANE 2S handles large cameras such as the BMPCC 6K, Panasonic S1H, EOS 1DX Mark III with total ease.
  • 【Six Modes】Offers a suite of advanced capturing features to unleash your imagination like Six gimbal modes, from basic to advanced, are all easily accessible on CRANE 2S: Pan Following, Locking, Following, Full-Range POV, Vortex, Go mode.
  • 【Vertical Quick Release】CRANE 2S features the brand new FlexMount System which greatly simplifies the setup process while at the same time secures your camera with a double safety mechanism. You can even adjust the tightness of the safety lock to suit your needs.
  • 【Bigger Screen】CRANE 2S Pro comes standard with a vertical quick-release mount and a safety knob for high-quality vertical shooting. With the new 0.96" OLED screen, you will be able to go through the entire menu within seconds and switch between different modes swiftly.
  • 【Great Accessory Upgrade】The CRANE 2S Pro package comes with a combo of TransMount accessories. Including Grip Handle, Image Transmitter, Focus/Zoom Control Motor 2.0, Phone Holder, DualCam Extension Module

3. MOZA Air 2 Gimbal Stabilizer with iFocusM Motor 3-Axis Handheld Stabilizers 8 Follow Modes for DSLRs Mirrorless Pocket Cinema Cameras 9lbs Payload 16h Running Time Include SoftCase


Features

  • 【PAYLOAD 9LB】Gimbal weight 1.4kg, can capable of handling for most DSLRs, mirrorless cameras and pocket cinema cameras weighing up to 9 lbs(4.2kg), allowing you the freedom to choose from a wider range of camera and lens combinations and accessories,16 Hours battery life for continuous working. We provide 1 Year warranty for it.
  • 【NEWLY ECOSYSTEM】MOZA newly Ecosystem allows you can use MOZA thumb controller, iFOCUS, camera cage, camera backpack, dual handle (all need to buy separately) to distribute control of gimbal pointing, FIZ and camera controls in whatever way makes sense for your shot
  • 【LONG WORKING TIME】The MOZA SPARK power supply system equips the MOZA Air 2 with four power ports. The input port allows for alternative ways to power your gimbal, and the output ports provide ways to power the camera and other accessories like follow focus, Led lights, and monitors. The newly added Battery Management System(BMS) has greatly enhanced the Air 2's working time while powering the MOZA Air 2 and accessories
  • 【TIME LAPSE】With comprehensively upgraded time-lapse functions, there are up to 20 optimizations helping users easily film various personalized and professional types of timelapses, such as motion-lapse, tracking time-lapse, zoom time-lapse and so on. All your inspiration can be captured by the MOZA Air 2
  • 【MOZA iFocusM Follow Focus Motor】:include iFocus-M motor,multi-CAN cable, Lens Gear Ring help you control camera lens focus.

4. Zhiyun Crane 3S 3-Axis Handheld Gimbal Stabilizer for DSLR Cameras and Camcorder, 6.5kg Payload, Extendable Roll Axis, 12 Hours or Longer Continuous Uptime, DC-in (Pro Package)


Features

  • [6.5kg Payload, Reengineered for More Ambitious Camera Setup]: CRANE 3S is constructed with brand new SUPER motors which allow for 6.5kg payload for a wide range of camera setup including Canon EOS 1DX, Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Cameras, and even Canon Cinema EOS, Sony FS & FX series, and Red Digital Cinema Cameras.
  • [Phenomenal Speed, Seriously Smooth]: To facilitate powerful features in various shooting environment, CRANE 3S is driven by a new algorithm system which enables phenomenal responsive speed and smoothness. In fast action shoot, CRANE 3S is able to resist high winds and G-forces without compromise.
  • [Extendable Roll Axis, Greater Flexibility]: Wider compatibility is the goal but flexibility is provided. For larger cinema camera combos, users can attach an extension module onto roll axis for more space, while for smaller DSLR combos, the extension module can be detached for greater portability.
  • [12 Hours or Longer Continuous Uptime]: With inserted batteries, CRANE 3S can run up to 12 hours, supporting your all day long shooting. Besides, CRANE 3S offers a DC-IN port which supports up to 25.2V input for direct charging.
  • [Modular Design. Versatile Shooting]: On CRANE 3S with TransMount SmartSling Handle featuring an intuitive control panel and OLED screen, for direct camera & gimbal parameter adjustment, or combine them together! The properly 55° tilted roll axis is designed for unblocked view and allows enough space to mount large cinema camera combos.

5. DJI Ronin-M Helicopter


Features

  • For Professional and recreational use
  • Uses only the highest quality components
  • Tested for safety and durability

6. DJI Ronin-M Gimbal Stabilizer V3 New Version


Features

  • Ronin-M Transmitter (Controller)
  • Ronin-M 4S Battery
  • Battery Charger
  • Handle Bar
  • Turning Stand

7. Tilta Advanced Ring Grip for DJI RS 2 Gimbal


Features

  • Advanced Ring Grip - Tilta 2 Year Limited Warranty
  • Compatible with DJI RS 2

8. 2019 DJI Ronin-S Essentials Kit 3-Axis Gimbal Stabilizer for Mirrorless and DSLR Cameras, Tripod, Gimbal Hook and Loop Strap, 1 Year Limited Warranty, Black(CP.RN.00000033.01)


Features

  • Ronin-S Camera Compatibility List: Canon(6D MKII; 5D MKIII, IV; EOS-1D X MKII) Nikon(D850; D5; Z7) Panasonic(GH3; GH4; GH5/5s) Sony(A7S; A7S II; A7 II; A7 RII; A7 III; A7R III; A9; A6000; A6300; A6500). More Info Please Check "Technical Specification" Section -> User Guide
  • Ronin S Max Payload: 7.94 lbs. Vehicle-based Recording can Remain Stable at Up to 46.6 mph.
  • Build-in High-capacity Battery Grip Offers Up to 12 Hours of Use.
  • DJI 1 Year Limited Warranty

9. DJI Ronin-SC 3-Axis Gimbal Stabilizer, Grey (CP.RN.00000040.01)


Features

  • Three-axis motorized gimbal stabilizer
  • Designed for mirrorless cameras
  • One-handed operation, 4.4 lb max. Load
  • Force mobile smartphone control

10. DJI Ronin-SC - Camera Stabilizer, 3-Axis Handheld Gimbal for DSLR and Mirrorless Cameras, Up to 4.4lbs Payload, Sony, Panasonic Lumix, Nikon, Canon, Lightweight Design, Cinematic Filming, Black


Features

  • Lightweight and Compact - Opening possibilities for filmmakers and content creators in almost any situation, Ronin-SC was built to go anywhere.
  • Tracks the Action - The Ronin app, and Ronin-SC work together seamlessly to achieve smooth, precise gimbal movement at all times, allowing you to focus more on creating the shot that matches your vision.
  • Dynamic Stability - Even in action-packed scenes, Ronin-SC gives a perfectly stable shot. Continuous stabilization makes Ronin-SC more effective in fast follows, sudden motions, and even complete changes in direction.
  • Automated Features - Ronin-SC offers a suite of advanced capturing features to unleash your imagination.
  • Easy to Handle - The buttons and trigger are easy to reach for every essential control. A flared battery grip makes extended holding easier and slip-resistant, letting you capture moments throughout the day.

11. Zhiyun Crane 2S Combo 3-Axis Camera Gimbal Stabilizer for DSLR Camera Sony A6600 Nikon D850 Canon EOS 1DX Mark II Panasonic S1H BMPCC 6K,Vertical Shooting,0.96" OLED Screen,Focus Control, with Grip


Features

  • Designed for Greater Compatibility--Highly optimized in motor control algorithms and motor power, CRANE 2S are easily compatible with large cameras such as/for the BMPCC 6K, Panasonic S1H, Canon EOS 1DX Mark II, Nikon D850 with total ease. With CRANE 2S, videographers can constantly switch among different cameras. More than that, you can also mount multiple accessories on it. (Note: Please refer to the Camera Compatibility List for compatible cameras and lenses)
  • Vertical Shooting Made Easy--CRANE 2S comes standard with a vertical quick release mount and a safety knob for high-quality vertical shooting. (Note: To prevent the lens from leaning down, lens support is needed when shooting vertically. In cases where camera backing base is needed, the quick release plate must be tightened with the two screws provided.)
  • Ultra-smooth Footage, Not Only Timelapse-- From basic to advanced, six gimbal shooting modes are all easily accessible on CRANE 2S: Pan Following/Locking/Following/Full-Range POV/Vortex/Go mode, besides, advanced cinematic features such as Panorama, Timelapse, Motionlapse, and Long Exposure Timelapse can be easily achieved with CRANE 2S.
  • 12H long Battery Life + 0.96" large OLED Screen + Motor Lock Design 2.0-- Outfitted with 3 removable batteries, CRANE 2S offer a 12-hour runtime. For time-demanding tasks videographers can easily prolong the runtime of the gimbal with backup batteries. The new 0.96" OLED screen offers a bigger vision. The upgraded axis locking mechanism 2.0 adopts a two-phase locking design that guarantees zero swinging of the gimbal during traveling or storage.
  • Expand for Limitless Possibilities--Designed for high-efficiency team collaboration, CRANE 2S is equipped with a dedicated slot for installing image transmission transmitter. Multiple mounting points are available on the gimbal for creative adaptation: One 1/4" screw hole on the back of the quick release plate for the camera to shift between different devices such as sliders and tripods; Two 1/4" screw holes with crown gear and one 3/8" screw hole.

12. Zhiyun Crane 2S 3-Axis Handheld Gimbal Stabilizer for DSLR and Mirrorless Cameras Upgraded Focus Control Vertical Shooting (Combo Package with Dual Handle Grip and Battery Kit)


Features

  • 【Crafted for Perfection】: Highly optimized in motor control algorithms and motor power, CRANE 2S handles large cameras such as the BMPCC 6K, Panasonic S1H, Canon EOS 1DX Mark II, Nikon D850 with total ease. More than that, you can also mount multiple accessories on it. (Note: Please refer to the Camera Compatibility List for compatible cameras and lenses)
  • 【On-Site Efficiency Matters】: To make sure that you won't miss every decisive shots, CRANE 2S features the brand new FlexMount System which greatly simplifies the setup process while at the same time secures your camera with a double safety mechanism.You can even adjust the tightness of the safety lock to suit your needs. Also, CRANE 2S comes standard with a vertical quick release mount and a safety knob for high-quality vertical shooting.
  • 【Precise Digital & Mechanical Focus Control】: CRANE 2S is pushing boundaries not just in terms of loading performance, but also with its film grade focus control ability. With its upgarded built-in focus controller and servo follow focuses that feature ultra-low delay and high precision,you will never miss any decisive shot. (Note: Servo follow focuses not included)
  • 【Bigger Screen to Boost Your Productivity】: The new 0.96" OLED screen offers a bigger vision. With it, you will be able to go through the entire menu within seconds and switch between different modes swiftly. Six gimbal modes, from basic to advanced, are all easily accessible on CRANE 2S: Pan Following, Locking, Following, Full-Range POV, Vortex, Go mode.
  • 【Removable Batteries for Maximized Runtime】: The CRANE 2S is outfitted with 3 removable 18650 Li-ion batteries which offers a 12-hour runtime. For time-demanding tasks videographers can easily prolong the runtime of the gimbal with some backup batteries. 6 Months Extended Warranty Offered by PERGEAR, Remember to Register Online for 18 Months Warranty Totally After Your Purchase.
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