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More than a camera tripod mount - the fastest, toughest and best mount for Osmo, SoloShot, Mevo, Nest and more!

The ¼”-20 camera tripod screw thread is the modern standard the world over, with basically all camera equipment using this thread for their base mount.For lightweight accessories, you can assume they will provide this thread size to mount your gear. Heavier equipment often uses a 3/8”-16 thread size.     We at Dinkum Systems make arm tops that insert into the [...]

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Mounting an LED light and time lapse camera in a Tiny space...

Dinkum Systems Founder and Emmy award-winning cinematographer John Mans shares an experience from shooting Season 2 of "Tiny House Big Living" on HGTV:When you work in TINY spaces you’ve gotta have tools that work efficiently in those spaces. Dinkum Systems’ flexible, clamping ActionPod mount does double duty here - one holding an 8" LED panel light and another a GoPro [...]

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ActionPod® and DJI Osmo - a perfect match

Dinkum Systems inventor and CEO, Emmy Award-winning cinematographer John Mans, reckons that his brand new  DJI Osmo is just about the coolest thing he’s seen in a long time. John got so excited he went out with our mates from  Jett DIGiTAL in Boulder and shot a beautiful video capturing some of the ways that the ActionPod® and [...]

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Dinkum Systems Lens Shades in Action

Dinkum Systems lens shades are flexible and adjustable enough to suit almost any equipment, conditions or set up. Choose from three sizes of lightweight but strong powder-coated aluminium shades with a variety of mount options including ¼"-20 and 3/8"-16 threads, clamps, and our unique hot-shoe mounted COMPACT™ lens shade.The COMPACT™ lens shade is a professional french flag for DSLR’s and [...]

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An American Ascent

Our mates over at Distill Productions, LLC have just had the premiere of their brilliant new film An American Ascent. We can't wait to catch this on the 2015 festival circuit, it looks like an absolute cracker. An American Ascent is a feature documentary about the first African American expedition to tackle North America's highest peak, Denali.We happily [...]

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Settlement reached in Dinkum / GoPro patent infringement case...

Settlement reached in patent infringement case...Boulder, Colorado-based company Dinkum Systems Inc and GoPro, Inc have reached a settlement agreement pertaining to the lawsuit, the terms of which are confidential. Given their friendly relationship with many of the team at GoPro, and admiration for the brand built by founder Nick Woodman, Dinkum Systems CEO and inventor, John Mans and Chief of [...]

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Cinescopophila Review of Dinkum Systems ActionPod® in comparison to NastyClamps and GoPro Jaws Flex clamp

Comparative review of the Dinkum Systems ActionPod® with a fun peppy video from Cinescopophila "I have had a Dinkum Systems ActionPod for a while now and put it through its paces. First impressions on the ActionPod was that the size and weight were a good fit for a travel kit. I use it everyday. Then I quickly [...]

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Dinkum Systems® Lens Shades in Action

Dinkum Systems full range of lens shades have been on shoots around the world. Video of our COMPACT™ Lens Shade, CINE™ Lens Shade, and PRO™ Lens Shade in action.Learn more about the Dinkum Systems Range of Lens Shade products:COMPACT™ Lens Shade CINE™ Lens Shade PRO™ Lens Shade

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Official Statement re the GoPro Lawsuit

GoPro sued by Dinkum for patent infringement and other claims related to its release of the Jaws Flex Clamp.Boulder, Colorado-based company Dinkum Systems, Inc has filed suit in the United States District Court for the District of Colorado alleging that GoPro’s release of the Jaws Flex Clamp product infringes Dinkum’s patent rights.  In addition, Dinkum alleges that GoPro has engaged [...]

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