ZHIYUN has released new firmware update (V. 1.76) for CRANE 2. This new firmware update significantly extends the movement range of three axes to enrich your camera movement. The camera compatibility is upgraded to include more Nikon cameras.
Now with the newest firmware, CRANE 2 brings a whole new perspective to POV mode. The full-range 360°synchronous movement on all three axes gives you an immersive experience like using an “intelligent” Steadicam.
Vortex Mode is now available on CRANE 2 and evolves even further. You can add various dynamic movement to your barrel shot and open limitless possibilities to your creation.
With the newest firmware, CRANE 2 is now compatible to Nikon Z6 & Z7. You can control various camera parameters and take photo & video right through the control panel.
How to update the firmware
1. Download calibration upgrade tool and firmware
Enter www.zhiyun-tech.com, Enter CRANE 2 product page and click [download]. Download ZHIYUN USB Driver, Callibration Upgrade Tool and Firmware.
2. Download driver
Unzip ZHIYUN USB Driver file and download [ZYCDC_Setup.exe].
3. Open calibration upgrade tool
Unzip calibration upgrade tool file and open [Zhiyun Gimbal Tools v1.3.4. exe].
4. Update firmware
Unzip firmware file and connect CRANE 2 to the PC. Open the calibration upgrade tool and click [Open] > [Firmware Upgrade] > [Browse]. Choose [firmware.ptz].
5. Click [Upgrade] and wait for the update.