Tilta Hydra Alien Car Mounting System: It’s perfect for the chase!

July 6, 2021

For professional cinematographer in the automotive arena, the Tilta Hydra Alien Car Mounting System could well be the ultimate solution! High, low. To the side of the car, mounted on top of it — almost any car mounted shot can be configured using the Hydra Alien Car Mounting System. The high-capacity shock absorbing arm is compatible with all DSLR cameras, mirrorless cameras and larger professional camera setups.

The Hydra Alien Car Mounting System was designed from the ground up to work in conjunction with smaller gimbals to allow for a lightweight solution to car-mounted cinematography. The system utilizes a highly customizable combination of suction cups and dovetail-like plates that when interconnected, allow the user to fine-tune the exact placement of their shot.

The system also uses a shock absorbing arm to better stabilize the camera for certain shots as well as a spring-loaded cradle head if the intended shot requires that the gimbal be flipped upside down.

Come to som key USP’s , and the Tilta Hydra Alien Car Mounting System has a 7.5kg payload capacity, high capacity shock absorbing arm, 8 modes of installation and an enhanced triangle mounting configuration which provides extra security for the camera. Keeping in mind the needs of cinematographers, Tilta have also made possible ecosystems for varied cameras, an example being their DJI RS2 Ecosystem.

The Tilta Hydra Alien Car Mounting System retails at AED 5,370 + VAT. Head to the Advanced Media store or www.amt.tv to find out more!

by Anil George
Avid follower of all things tech. In between his quest for the ultimate gizmo, Anil fiddles with light meters, collects rare books and feeds his fetish for Jap horror movies. As Managing Editor of T3 Middle East for the GCC, Anil oversees content direction across print and digital. He was a CES 2020 Innovation Awards Judge, reprising his role as an Innovation Awards Judge at CES 2018, CES 2017, 2016 and 2015. Anil is also the Middle East's first Brand Ambassador for Ashdown Engineering. Reach him at: editor@t3me.com.