Camera balance

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Lets you specify the camera effect you wish to achieve as a result of stabilisation. This setting also depends on both the dynamics of your subject and the atmosphere you want to create.

And again Mercalli provides a suitable, easy-to-use tool for fine-tuning that requires no definition of mathematical settings.
Similar to the different tilt settings offered by different hardware stabilisation systems, the Mercalli settings range from a perfectly balanced camera to a camera with a tilting tendency:

Mercalli Clip6 Camera balance


This is the best camera setting for full shots, film reports, product presentations etc.

With lighter delay

The slight delay in the camera movement can help achieve a significant harmonisation, particularly when combined with slow, slightly tilted camera movements. Could be used for footage filmed from a moving motorcycle.

With slugginess effect

Lets you combine irregular movements contained in a scene, such as pan shots with rotations, with an inertia effect, to balance the whole sequence of movements. Could be used for footage filmed from a small boat.

Tending to tilt

This setting balances footage as described for the inertia effect, but is more intensive and can result in a strong tilt effect.

It also lets you noticeably compensate very slow luffing camera movements. Could be used for a panorama shot filmed from a slowly swaying cruise liner.

Camera balance