US Patent No. 10,921,690

GIMBAL PHOTOGRAPHING DEVICE


Patent No. 10,921,690
Issue Date February 16, 2021
Title Gimbal Photographing Device
Inventorship Yifen Liu, Shenzhen (CN)
Dengfeng Hu, Shenzhen (CN)
Qiu Lan, Shenzhen (CN)
Tianfei Zhao, Shenzhen (CN)
Assignee SZ DJI OSMO TECHNOLOGY CO., LTD., Shenzhen (CN)

Claim of US Patent No. 10,921,690

1. A gimbal photographing device, comprising:a machine body;
a foldable mechanism connected with the machine body; and
a gimbal camera connected with the foldable mechanism,
wherein the gimbal camera is configured to cling to the machine body through the foldable mechanism, and is configured to be positioned in an extended state or a folded state, and
wherein the machine body includes a support wall configured to support the foldable mechanism and the gimbal camera,
wherein the foldable mechanism includes:
a base including a rotation member and a position limiting member connected with the rotation member, wherein the position limiting member is connected with the gimbal camera, the position limiting member includes a first end and a second end that are opposingly disposed, the rotation member is rotatably connected with the support wall around a rotation axis direction to cause the gimbal camera to rotate relative to the machine body, and the rotation axis direction is slantly disposed with respect to the support wall;
a position limiting element connected with the support wall along a direction perpendicular to the rotation axis direction;
wherein the rotation member is configured to cause the gimbal camera to rotate to the extended state, the first end of the position limiting member abuts against the position limiting element, and
wherein the rotation member is also configured to cause the gimbal camera to rotate to the folded state, the second end of the position limiting member opposing the first end abuts against the position limiting element, and the gimbal camera clings to the support wall.