Press Release Summary:
SteadicamÂ® Smoothee(TM) lets iPhoneÂ® 4 operators capture video free from hand-held shakiness. Measuring 14.5 x 8 x 2.5 in. in operating configuration, product is built around mono-frame metal structure and features ergonomic hand-grip that folds up securely when not in use. Quick release removable iPhone mount also serves as tabletop stand or can be mounted to any tripod with standard Â¼ x 20 in. camera mount. Carrying strap is also included.
Original Press Release:
Tiffen Announces Steadicam® Smoothee(TM) for Apple iPhone 4 Now Shipping
Hauppauge, NY - The Tiffen Company, award winning manufacturer of still image and video accessories, announced that the Steadicam Smoothee for the iPhone 4, is now shipping to select retailers.
The Smoothee, developed by Steadicam, the leader in camera stabilization, now allows iPhone 4 owners to capture incredible video without the shakes normally associated with hand-held video shot on the go.
"We're extremely proud to be introducing this incredible new Steadicam, that let's anyone take great videos with their iPhone 4 the very first time. Whether they're novices or aspiring videographers, the Steadicam Smoothee allows iPhone 4 owners to have a richer experience and more fun with their iPhone," said Steve Tiffen, president and CEO of the company.
The lightweight, agile, and easy to use Steadicam Smoothee features an innovative, patented design built around a durable mono-frame metal structure that requires no complicated instruction to use.
With its "go anywhere" compact dimensions, The Steadicam Smoothee is approximately 8"W x 14.5" H x 2.5" D (20.3 x 36.8 x 6.4cm) in operating configuration. While designed for the Apple i-Phone 4, the patented quick release removable i-Phone mount also serves as a tabletop stand or can be mounted to any tripod with a standard ¼ x20" camera mount and the comfortable ergonomic hand-grip folds up securely when not in use. Also included with the Steadicam Smoothee is a quick guide DVD on how to get the best possible shots, along with a carrying strap. The Steadicam Smoothee sells for $199.99.
About The Tiffen Company
Tiffen has been a leading US manufacturer of glass filters and other name-brand products for digital, still, video, motion pictures and television for over 70 years. Tiffen products are used in almost every major movie and TV production around the world. Tiffen filters have earned two Technical Achievement Awards and a Scientific and Engineering Award from the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences for their ColorCore(TM) Filter Lamination Process (1985, 2000) and Ultra Contrast Filter (1993) respectively, as well as a Prime Time Emmy® Award for filter engineering excellence. The Tiffen Company in addition to their optical glass filters and digital imaging software feature the following lines: Davis & Sanford, Domke, Lowel-Light, Saunders, Steadicam, Stroboframe, Wein and Zing
TheTiffen factory and corporate offices are located in Hauppauge, Long Island, New York. The Steadicam factory and sales offices are located in Glendale, California. For more information visit www.tiffen.com.