Shotover K1 Australia


Unsurpassed 4k up to 8k Aerial Cinematography

The revolutionary Shotover camera system provides film makers and broadcasters with a never before seen combination of performance and flexibility.

Best of all, the Shotover K1 supports any camera system you might care to throw at it. The Shotover rig supports some if the largest camera and lens page out there, including ARRI Alexa, Sony F65 and EPIC. Stereo 3D is also possible. As for traditional broadcast systems – no problems – and pick a lens, any lens…

The Shotover K1 combines advanced engineering and software design with six rotational axis. In practical terms that means you’ll be able to create a variety camera moves which have never before been possible in Australia.

SHOTOVER K1 System Features

  • 6-axis gyro stabilized with look down capability
  • Open-architecture allows for creative freedom. Quickly interchange almost any camera or lens combination
  • Capture remarkable 3D footage easily using the SHOTOVER 3D with adjustable I/O option*
  • Windowless operation for brilliant imagery without reflections
  • No ITAR restrictions or EAR licensing requirements
  • Low-weight carbon fiber structure with lighter gross weight than other systems
  • Modular design allows transport as excess baggage on commercial flights
  • Fiber optic video data transfer for clean 3GHz imagery
  • State of the art electronics and design techniques deliver unshakable stability and ultimate functionality
  • Customizable graphics overlay for real time operator feedback
  • Auto or Steerable horizon with the most advanced steering capabilities on the market
  • Remote controlled polarized filter rotation, rain deflector and other accessories available

SHOTOVER K1 Specifications


  • 6-axis with no gimbal lock
  • High performance non-ITAR sensors
  • Distributed Multi-processor closed loop servo control system
  • Proprietary control gimbal algorithms


  • Pan: 360 degrees continuous (via electrical and optical rotary joints)
  • Tilt: +60 to -140 degrees
  • Roll: +/-85 degrees (steerable or auto horizon)
  • Maxi slew rate: 100 deg/sec


  • Fiber Optic lines
  • CAN Bus
  • RS 422 Serial Bus
  • Ethernet


  • Turret with max 3D payload** approx. 110kg (240lbs)
  • Turret with min 2D payload***approx. 80kg (175lbs)
  • Operator control unit 2.7kg (6lbs)
  • Junction control box 4kg (9lbs)
  • External cable set: 2.5kg (5.5lbs)


  • 19-72 VDC
  • 20 Amps Max draw (at 28V)


  • Operating Temperature: -20 to +50 degrees C


  • Lightweight
  • Customizable video overlay (Monitor Output)
  • Adaptable to camera remotes such as: Sony RM-B750, Arri RCU-4
  • Other control layouts available upon request


  • Standard Alexa
  • Alexa M-Single Fibre
  • RED Epic X / Dragon
  • Sony F55
  • Sony F65
  • Canon C500


  • Angenieux HR 25-250mm T3.5
  • Angenieux DP 25-250mm T3.2
  • Angenieux Optimo 24-290mm T2.8
  • Angenieux Optimo 28-340mm T3.2
  • Angenieux Optimo 17-80mm T2.2
  • Panavision 24-275mm T2.8
  • Fuji Premier 14.5-45mm T2
  • Fuji Premier 18-85mm T2
  • Arri Fuji Alura 18-80mm T2.6
  • Panavision 17.5-75mm T2.3
  • Panavision 19-90mm T2.8
  • Fuji Premier 24-180mm T2.6
  • Fuji Premier 75-400mm T2.8
  • Canon 14.5-60mm T2.6
  • Canon 30-300mm T2.9
  • Arri Fuji Alura 45-250 T2.6


  • Geo referenced overlay
  • Integrates with third party geo mapping
  • Remote controlled rotating polarizer
  • Rain deflector


  • *I/O adjustable from 14.6 to 25.4cm (5.75 to 10in)
  • **Payload= (2) Alexa standard and (2) Optimo 24-290 lenses
  • ***Payload= (1) Red Epic and (1) Alura 18-80
  • Manufacturer reserves the right to change specification to reflect improvements and or changes in technology at any time