Skyline 70

Skyline 70

Take the big picture !



One of the highlights of the upcoming IBC 2012 tradeshow to be held in Amsterdam is the Skyline 70 fluid head. Miller's newest addition to its premium range of camera support equipment.

The award winning Skyline 70, is a stylish and highly versatile 150mm ball levelling fluid head which was born out of the need to meet the new market trend of light weight Sports, Studio, Outside Broadcast and Digital Cinematography production rigs. Miller Camera Support has long been at the forefront of ultra smooth and high performance fluid head technology and is sure to attract a new league of followers with this latest offering.

Designed to support a diverse choice of camera configurations from 4.5 kg/9.9 lbs up to 37.5 kg/82.5 lbs, the Skyline 70 is packed with innovative features.

The Skyline 70 embraces easy-to-operate rear facing illuminated controls that bring functionality and ergonomics to a new level. Other features include 7-position pan and tilt drag, 8-positions of selectable counterbalance, +90/-75 degrees tilt, 120mm sliding quick release camera platform, mounting block adaptors for accessories and a safety tilt lock mechanism.

The Skyline 70 incorporates a totally new "best in class" counterbalance system that provides 8 positions of adjustment to enable payloads from 4.5 to 37.5 kg / 9.9 to 82.5 lbs @ 125mm centre of gravity for perfect balance. With this extended range, the Skyline 70 will accommodate a wide range of cameras in various configurations making it one of the most versatile camera supports on the market.

Fluid Drag that Outperforms All the Competition
With over 58 years of experience in fluid drag technology the Miller engineers have excelled in creating a perfect drag system that enable users to capture every moment with soft take offs, smooth stops and with well balanced diagonal drag transition. The 7-position fluid drag system ensures distinct incremental levels of drag resistance that is repeatable even in extreme temperature ranges. There is nothing as smooth as a Miller, the inventor of pan and tilt fluid drag technology.

3 System Packages Suited to all Applications

A variety of system packages are available, from the Heavy Duty Single Stage Alloy tripod to the Heavy Duty 2-Stage Carbon Fibre tripod as well as the studio based Heavy Duty Studio Alloy tripod complete with dolly. Skyline 70 systems are built with the strength, stability and rigidity to enable the user to always be in control especially in challenging shooting conditions.