Review: Steadicam Smoothee for the Apple iPhone

Anyone who loves making films knows what a Steadicam is. It gives you those beautiful shots that look like the camera is effortlessly floating around the scene like it’s on a cloud. Some of Hollywood’s best movies featured a scene with the Steadicam like Raging Bull, The Shinning and Children of Men. And it’s all thanks to Garret Brown: the Pioneer of the Steadicam. Did I mention he’s a really nice guy in person?

Tiffen came out with a much more simpler version of the unit that can be used with your iPhone, as well as for the GoPro camera–or dare I say this, the now extinct Flip Mino. In my use I must say it was not as easy as I was expecting. I ran into a few snags when shooting.

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