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Best Gimbals for Nikon D850

Best Gimbals for Nikon D850

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The Nikon D850 is the best-selling full-frame DSLR camera from Nikon, and it was introduced in 2017. A gimbal stabilizer for Nikon D850 is suggested for shooting better films and movies.

Here are the greatest gimbals for Nikon D850 that we’ve researched and tested throughout the course of our research. Take a look at the examples below:

Best Gimbals for Nikon D850 in 2022

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1 DJI Ronin-S - Camera Stabilizer 3-Axis Gimbal Handheld for DSLR Mirrorless Cameras up to 8lbs / 3.6kg Payload for Sony Nikon Canon Panasonic Lumix, Black DJI Ronin-S - Camera Stabilizer 3-Axis Gimbal Handheld for DSLR Mirrorless Cameras up to 8lbs / 3.6kg Payload for Sony Nikon Canon Panasonic Lumix, Black
2 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
3 DJI RSC 2 - 3-Axis Gimbal Stabilizer for DSLR and Mirrorless Camera, Nikon, Sony, Panasonic, Canon, Fujifilm, 6.6 lb Payload, Foldable Design, Vertical Shooting, OLED Screen, Black DJI RSC 2 - 3-Axis Gimbal Stabilizer for DSLR and Mirrorless Camera, Nikon, Sony, Panasonic, Canon, Fujifilm, 6.6 lb Payload, Foldable Design, Vertical Shooting, OLED Screen, Black
4 Zhiyun Crane 3S Gimbal Stabilizer for Mirrorless DSLR Cinema Cameras Camcorder for Sony Canon Panasonic Nikon Camera, Blackmagic 6K 4K, Modular Design, Max Payload 6.5kg (Smartsling Handle) Zhiyun Crane 3S Gimbal Stabilizer for Mirrorless DSLR Cinema Cameras Camcorder for Sony Canon Panasonic Nikon Camera, Blackmagic 6K 4K, Modular Design, Max Payload 6.5kg (Smartsling Handle)
5 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
6 Morros DSLR Rig Movie Kit Shoulder Mount Rig with Follow Focus and Matte Box for All DSLR Cameras and Video Camcorders Morros DSLR Rig Movie Kit Shoulder Mount Rig with Follow Focus and Matte Box for All DSLR Cameras and Video Camcorders
7 Zhiyun Crane 3S Smartsling Kit [Official] 3-Axis Handheld Gimbal Stabilizer for DSLR Cinema Cameras and Camcorder (with Smartsling Handle) Zhiyun Crane 3S Smartsling Kit [Official] 3-Axis Handheld Gimbal Stabilizer for DSLR Cinema Cameras and Camcorder (with Smartsling Handle)
8 Morros Pro DSLR Rig Movie Kit Shoulder Mount Rig + Follow Focus + Matte Box + Adjust Platform+ C Shape Support Cage +Top Handle for All DSLR Cameras and Video Camcorders Morros Pro DSLR Rig Movie Kit Shoulder Mount Rig + Follow Focus + Matte Box + Adjust Platform+ C Shape Support Cage +Top Handle for All DSLR Cameras and Video Camcorders
9 Morros DSLR Rig Shoulder Mount rig Stabilizer for DSLR Cameras and Camcorders Morros DSLR Rig Shoulder Mount rig Stabilizer for DSLR Cameras and Camcorders
10 Zhiyun Weebill S [Official] 3-Axis Gimbal Stabilizer for Cameras Zhiyun Weebill S [Official] 3-Axis Gimbal Stabilizer for Cameras
11 Zhiyun Weebill S 3-Axis Handheld Gimbal Stabilizer for Mirrorless and DSLR Camera for Canon 5DIV 5DIII EOS R Sony A7M3 A7R3 A7 III A9 Panasonic S1 GH5s Nikon Z6,Improved Motor Than weebill lab Zhiyun Weebill S 3-Axis Handheld Gimbal Stabilizer for Mirrorless and DSLR Camera for Canon 5DIV 5DIII EOS R Sony A7M3 A7R3 A7 III A9 Panasonic S1 GH5s Nikon Z6,Improved Motor Than weebill lab
12 Zhiyun WEEBILL S 3-Axis Handheld Gimbal Stabilizer for Mirrorless Cameras,Smartphone,300% Improved Motor Than Zhiyun Weebill Lab,Max Support 3KG (Standard Package) Zhiyun WEEBILL S 3-Axis Handheld Gimbal Stabilizer for Mirrorless Cameras,Smartphone,300% Improved Motor Than Zhiyun Weebill Lab,Max Support 3KG (Standard Package)
13 zhi yun Weebill S 3-Axis Gimbal for Mirrorless and DSLR Cameras Like Sony A7M3, 300% Improved Motor Than Zhiyun Weebill Lab A4 Compact Size 14-Hour Runtime zhi yun Weebill S 3-Axis Gimbal for Mirrorless and DSLR Cameras Like Sony A7M3, 300% Improved Motor Than Zhiyun Weebill Lab A4 Compact Size 14-Hour Runtime
14 Zhiyun Weebill S Compact Gimbal Stabilizer for DSLR & Mirrorless Camera Sony A7M3 A7III A7R3 with 24-70mm GM Len Nikon Z6 Z7 Panasonic GH5 GH5s Canon 3-Axis Handheld Weebills Zhiyun Weebill S Compact Gimbal Stabilizer for DSLR & Mirrorless Camera Sony A7M3 A7III A7R3 with 24-70mm GM Len Nikon Z6 Z7 Panasonic GH5 GH5s Canon 3-Axis Handheld Weebills

1. DJI Ronin-S - Camera Stabilizer 3-Axis Gimbal Handheld for DSLR Mirrorless Cameras up to 8lbs / 3.6kg Payload for Sony Nikon Canon Panasonic Lumix, Black


Features

  • The Ronin-S stabilizer for DSLR and mirrorless cameras empowers creators to shoot with the freedom of stabilized shots on the move. It has been rigorously tested to support a payload of 8lbs by 3.6 kg while still achieving a smooth, cinematic shot.
  • Offers a suite of advanced capturing features to unleash your imagination like Panorama, Timelapse, Motionlapse, Track.
  • The Ronin-S gives independent filmmakers the power to capture spontaneous moments with clarity, smoothness, and a refreshing perspective.
  • The detachable, modular design of the Ronin-S makes it easy to fit inside a backpack on your travels. Thanks to the industry standard quick-release plate design, you can easily mount the camera onto the gimbal for tracking shots or on a tripod for stills.
  • Compatible with - Canon: 5D MK III, 5D MK IV, 6D MK II, EOS 200D, 6D, 80D, M50, M6 Mark II, R, RP, EOS-1D X Mark II; Fujifilm: X-T2, X-T3; Nikon: D5, D850, Z50, Z6, Z7; Panasonic: G9, G95, GH3, GH4, GH5, GH5S, S1, S1H; Sony: A6000, A6300, A6400, A6500, A7M2, A7M3, A7R2, A7R3, A7R4, A7S, A7S2, A9

2. 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.

3. DJI RSC 2 - 3-Axis Gimbal Stabilizer for DSLR and Mirrorless Camera, Nikon, Sony, Panasonic, Canon, Fujifilm, 6.6 lb Payload, Foldable Design, Vertical Shooting, OLED Screen, Black


Features

  • Foldable Design - DJI RSC 2’s foldable design means easy transportation and storage, along with expanded shooting options. When folded, RSC 2 is smaller than a sheet of A5 paper, making it as portable as it is powerful.
  • 2.6 lb Weight / 6.6 lb Tested Payload - Titan Stabilization Algorithm captures smoother footage than ever. SuperSmooth mode compensates for micromovements and increases torque, stabilizing even 100mm zoom lenses.
  • 1" OLED Screen - A 1-inch built-in OLED screen gives you complete control, right at your fingertips.
  • Quick Switch to Vertical Shooting - The Manfrotto plus Arca dual-layer camera mounting plate is compatible with popular brands. Switch to portrait mode with just a tap to bring professional-grade footage to your social media content.
  • Max 14hr Fast-Charge Batteries - Charge less and shoot longer thanks to RSC 2’s advanced battery, which provides a 14-hour runtime and supports fast charging.

4. Zhiyun Crane 3S Gimbal Stabilizer for Mirrorless DSLR Cinema Cameras Camcorder for Sony Canon Panasonic Nikon Camera, Blackmagic 6K 4K, Modular Design, Max Payload 6.5kg (Smartsling Handle)


Features

  • 【MAX 6.5KG PAYLOAD】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
  • 【 UNBLOCKED VIEW】The properly 55° tilted roll axis is designed for unblocked view and allows enough space to mount large cinema camera combos
  • 【EXTENDABLE ROLL AXIS】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
  • 【EFFECTIVE QUICK RELEASE PLATE】 Crane 3S adopts Manfrotto quick release plate which allows a seamless transition between different equipment. The upgraded locking system simplifies the setup and balancing workflow
  • 【SYNCMOTION,VISUALIZED CONTROL】Filmmakers will be able to motion control the gimbal while monitor shots via smartphones or monitors( Would require remote motion control system and ZY play App)

5. 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.

6. Morros DSLR Rig Movie Kit Shoulder Mount Rig with Follow Focus and Matte Box for All DSLR Cameras and Video Camcorders


Features

  • Compact run and gun shoulder rig; Rubberized quick release camera plate with hand grip; Flexible designed, easily adjust into different shooting mode.
  • Compatible with industry stand 15mm rods; Bottom plate have a 1/4" thread for connecting to tripod, monopod or other device with 1/4" screw head.
  • Completely gear-driven design for slip-free, accurate, and repeatable focus movement; can be mounted from both sides for left or right hand use.
  • Adjustable height to fit different lens sizes and diameters from 43mm up to 82mm; Swing-away mechanism for quick lens changes, degree of shielding freely adjustable.
  • Ideal for making video with movable scene or micro shoots; lightweight and sturdy build; precision-machined Follow Focus system provides repeatable, accurate focusing.

7. Zhiyun Crane 3S Smartsling Kit [Official] 3-Axis Handheld Gimbal Stabilizer for DSLR Cinema Cameras and Camcorder (with Smartsling Handle)


Features

  • CRANE 3S is constructed with brand new SUPER motors which allow for 14.3lbs 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.
  • 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.
  • To complete challenging shooting tasks, CRANE 3S offers a versatile solution thanks to its cross-compatibility. The handle mods are easily separated and both provide multiple thread holes of different sizes to mount accessories. The modular design allows greater compatibility on CRANE 3S, like with motorized dolly, jib, cable cam, Easyrig, etc.
  • CRANE 3S provides ultimate reliability that users can count on. The reinvented locking system can lock the three axes without noticeable swinging. The modular design is integrated with double locks to ensure the camera is 100% safe on the gimbal during traveling or storage.

8. Morros Pro DSLR Rig Movie Kit Shoulder Mount Rig + Follow Focus + Matte Box + Adjust Platform+ C Shape Support Cage +Top Handle for All DSLR Cameras and Video Camcorders


Features

  • Flexible designed, easily adjust into different shooting mode; Easy to install, strong enough to support heavy professional video camcorders and other video devices; with shoulder pad for comfortable support.
  • Provide stabilization during video production; with 1/4'' thread and 3/8'' thread on plate, can mount cameras and other screw thread devices.
  • Present innovative and needed function-Movable Focus Indicator. Easy begin/end setup for accurate and highly repeatable racking between your desired indicator location with 2 hard stoppers.
  • Completely gear-driven design for slip-free, accurate, and repeatable focus movement.
  • Universal design for all camcorders and DSLRs; Fits industry standard 15mm supporting rods; Heavy-duty aluminum and stainless steel construction; Can work for Sony DVs.

9. Morros DSLR Rig Shoulder Mount rig Stabilizer for DSLR Cameras and Camcorders


Features

  • Transformable design for different shooting style, easily adjust into different shooting mode; Provide stabilization during video production; The Handles with rubber grips give your arms rest while shooting.
  • Lightweight and compact design for easy carrying; Bottom plate have a 1/4" thread for connecting to tripod, monopod or other device with 1/4" screw head.
  • Can be used in different ways: extend the rear arm for shoulder support and adjust to use as one hand DV/Camera set, it can suit the way you needed; All hand grips and joint are rotatable and adjustable.
  • This dslr spider rig can be added professional equipment such as lens hood, follow focus, monitor, viewfinder and video light.
  • Light-weight, portable and sturdy build.

10. Zhiyun Weebill S [Official] 3-Axis Gimbal Stabilizer for Cameras


Features

  • WEEBILL-S comatible with mainstream mirrorless and DSLR camera & lens combos. Like SONY a9/a9II/a7R4/a7R3/a7M3/a7S3/a7R2/a7M2/a7S2/a7C/a6600//a6500/a6400/a6300/a6100/a6000.Panasonic GH5/GH5S/S1/S5//S1H/DC-BGH1. Canon 5D3/5D4/5DS/5DS R/6D/6D2/80D/90D/M50/EOS R5,M6 Mark 2,R6,R,,RP Nikon D850/Z5/Z6/Z6 II/Z7/Z50. Fujifilm X-T3/X-T4/ X-T30.Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II,ZCAM E2,BMPCC 4K/6k
  • Compact size as A4 paper; Ergonomically designed Sling mode to save effort and provide comfortable underslung shooting experience
  • 8th Instune algorithm provides high responsiveness and eliminates jittery in fast movement in any environment
  • 14 hours battery life; Brand new TransMount Image Transmission Module (accessory) to offer 1080P 30fps highly synchronised transmission (100-meter distance) and up to 3 screen receivers
  • Dual focus control system; Quick release system; OLED display

11. Zhiyun Weebill S 3-Axis Handheld Gimbal Stabilizer for Mirrorless and DSLR Camera for Canon 5DIV 5DIII EOS R Sony A7M3 A7R3 A7 III A9 Panasonic S1 GH5s Nikon Z6,Improved Motor Than weebill lab


Features

  • 【Supreme Power. Greater Compatibility】Thanks to new High-precision software algorithms and more effective motors ,the weebill s stabilizer for mirrorless cameras supports a wide range of cameras and lenses. The Max Payload up to 3KG/ 6.6 lbs while still achieving a smooth, cinematic shot. Combos like for Sony A7Ⅲ+FE 24-70mm F2.8 and Canon 5D4+EF 24-70mm F2.8 .
  • 【Lightweight & Compact】Weight as light as 895g,The unique structure and minimum design of WEEBILL-S dslr gimbal make it super compact as a piece of A4 paper. WEEBILL-S Gimbal Stabilizer provides an effortless shooting experience for anyone.
  • 【Three Axis Lock & Quick Release System 】Axis locks on each arm allow for faster storage and individual axis balancing. WEEBILL-S Gimbal adopts popular two-in-one quick release plates , allowing easy setup and fast transition between equipment without re-balancing.
  • 【OLED Display for Instant Gimbal Settings】 The all-inclusive intuitive OLED display can show various adjusted parameters like motor strength, follow speed, smoothness, deadband, key customization and etc, all of which can be directly controlled via the handle without having to enter the App.
  • 【14-hour runtime 】The interchangeable batteries with 14-hour runtime will keep you powered up all day long. WEEBILL-S can also keep your camera charged in real-time, ensuring a reliable and effective shooting for long-time task.

12. Zhiyun WEEBILL S 3-Axis Handheld Gimbal Stabilizer for Mirrorless Cameras,Smartphone,300% Improved Motor Than Zhiyun Weebill Lab,Max Support 3KG (Standard Package)


Features

  • WEEBILL-S comatible with mainstream mirrorless and DSLR camera & lens combos. Combos like Sony A7Ⅲ+FE 24-70mm F2.8 and Canon 5D4+EF 24-70mm F2.8 can be perfectly balanced and stabilized for smooth cinematic shots under different scenarios
  • Compact size as A4 paper; Ergonomically designed Sling mode to save effort and provide comfortable underslung shooting experience
  • 8th Instune algorithm provides high responsiveness and eliminates jittery in fast movement in any environment
  • 14 hours battery life; Brand new TransMount Image Transmission Module (accessory) to offer 1080P 30fps highly synchronised transmission (100-meter distance) and up to 3 screen receivers
  • Dual focus control system; Quick release system; OLED display

13. zhi yun Weebill S 3-Axis Gimbal for Mirrorless and DSLR Cameras Like Sony A7M3, 300% Improved Motor Than Zhiyun Weebill Lab A4 Compact Size 14-Hour Runtime


Features

  • 【Supreme Power. Superior Compatibility】: WEEBILL-S comes with new motor units and an upgraded high-precision algorithm, with 300% improvement in motor torque and 50% increase in responsiveness. Combos like Sony A7Ⅲ+FE 24-70mm F2.8 and Canon 5D4+EF 24-70mm F2.8 can be perfectly balanced and stabilized on WEEBILL-S for smooth cinematic shots under different scenarios. Simply mount your camera onto WEEBILL-S and WEEBILL-S can auto tune its power to best adapt to your devices.
  • 【Lightweight & Compact】: Weight as light as 895g, the unique structure and minimum design of WEEBILL-S make it super compact as a piece of A4 paper. With the ergonomically designed Sling mode, WEEBILL-S provides an effortless shooting experience for anyone.
  • 【Always on Focus】: WEEBILL-S supports mechanical focus/zoom control through a handy control wheel on its body. Whatever camera & lens combo you're using, you can always pull focus or zoom precisely via the included cable and a servo motor.
  • 【OLED Display for Instant Gimbal Settings】: The all-inclusive intuitive OLED display can show various adjusted parameters like motor strength, follow speed, smoothness, deadband, key customization and etc, all of which can be directly controlled via the handle without having to enter the App.
  • 【14-Hour Runtime, Power Your Shoot All Day】: The interchangeable batteries with 14-hour runtime will keep you powered up all day long. WEEBILL-S can also keep your camera charged in real-time, ensuring a reliable and effective shooting for long-time task.

14. Zhiyun Weebill S Compact Gimbal Stabilizer for DSLR & Mirrorless Camera Sony A7M3 A7III A7R3 with 24-70mm GM Len Nikon Z6 Z7 Panasonic GH5 GH5s Canon 3-Axis Handheld Weebills


Features

  • Compact size as A4 paper; Ergonomically designed Sling mode to save effort and provide comfortable underslung shooting experience
  • WEEBILL-S comatible with mainstream mirrorless and DSLR camera & lens combos. Like SONY a9/a9II/a7R4/a7R3/a7M3/a7S3/a7R2/a7M2/a7S2/a7C/a6600//a6500/a6400/a6300/a6100/a6000.Panasonic GH5/GH5S/S1/S5//S1H/DC-BGH1. Canon 5D3/5D4/5DS/5DS R/6D/6D2/80D/90D/M50/EOS R5,M6 Mark 2,R6,R,,RP Nikon D850/Z5/Z6/Z6 II/Z7/Z50. Fujifilm X-T3/X-T4/ X-T30.Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II,ZCAM E2,BMPCC 4K/6k
  • 8th Instune algorithm provides high responsiveness and eliminates jittery in fast movement in any environment
  • 14 hours battery life; Brand new TransMount Image Transmission Module (accessory) to offer 1080P 30fps highly synchronised transmission (100-meter distance) and up to 3 screen receivers
  • Dual focus control system; Quick release system; OLED display
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