Kira Camera Robot

Sometimes, even the best cinematographers / photographers with great equipment aren’t able to perfectly shoot an extreme sports scene or crazy commercial, and that’s where “Kira” comes in. This all-metal device features two fully-articulating axes, capable of extending up to 9-feet tall. It can move up to 9-feet per second in any direction, all the while carrying a 40-pound camera securely. Continue reading for another video and more information.

“The robot can be controlled in a preset manner using software, or it can be manually operated using a standard Xbox controller. And in addition to moving the camera around, Kira can precisely control the camera’s focus, aperture, and zoom during moves,” according to Peta Pixel.