Since 1935, out of Rome, CARTONI designs, manufactures and markets high-end Professional Camera Supports and accessories for the Motion Picture and Television industries. Internationally recognized in the industry as a pre-eminent brand for camera support.

CARTONI prides itself on its engineering ability, innovative and leading technology.



Cartoni Fluid Head Feature a 5-Year Warranty

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Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences
Scientific and Engineering Award
Presented March 7, 1992

The Focus 22 is the go to head for digital cinematographers, rental houses, and independent content creators.

A Balancing range of 7 to 49 lbs means that almost any camera configuration can be balanced.  Features include a Euro style quick release plate, continuously variable fluid damping system on both pan and tilt movements while, a new CARTONI patented variable counterbalance brings its range of use to cover most Digital Cinema Cameras, UHD 4K cameras, and HD Camcorders, from 7 to 49 lbs. The versatility and extreme ruggedness together with a superb quality/price ratio make the Focus 22 the best possible support in its class.


Minimum Payload Capacity

7 lbs

Maximum Payload Capacity

49 lbs


8.6 lbs

Bowl Diameter

100 mm

Fluid Drag




Pan Range


Tilt Range


Temperature Range


U.S. Distribution by Manios Digital & Film
10663 Burbank Blvd. North Hollywood, CA 91601
Phone: 818.760.8240
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