Video Stabiliser Test & Review – Glide Gear DNA 1000

Glide Gear DNA 1000 Small Camera Stabilizer Steadicam, tested & reviewed

Blunty once more puts an inexpensive Camera Stabiliser to the test, Can this cheap stabiliser deliver Pro results? lets find out.
Meet the Glide Gear DNA 1000, little brother to the DNA 5050

Watch the DNA-5050 va SYL-3000 shoot-out here;

DNA-1000 Features:
The most advanced stabilisation system on the market for its camera weight range
Super lightweight, only 1.6lbs without counterweights
Easy adjustment controls with easy release camera plate
Three-axis gimbal joint with 360° rotation and adjustable convergence
Quick adjust sliding telescoping centre post
Dynamic balance sled system with adjustable sway control and rotational and pan inertial control
Super grip cushioned handle grip with precision bearings
Anodized and powder coated aircraft grade aluminum for lightweight superior performance and extreme longevity
Weights provided:Range 0.7 – 1.5 lbs Additional weights can be added if needed.


Engineered for a very wide range of compact cameras and medium-size rigs up to 1.5 lbs
Dimensions of head: 5″ x 3″ x 1″
Sled base platform dims: 10.5″ x 2 3/4″ (shortest) or 14″x2 3/4″ (longest)
Center post 3/4 – 1/2″ diameter
Height 11″ shortest, 15″ tallest
Weight: 1.6lbs without counterweights
10-pc counterweight set of 6 large and 4 small
Camera mounting plate has 1/4″ and 3/8″ mounting holes
Optional LCD monitor attachment on base plate (1/4″ hole)