US Patent No. 11,016,371

GIMBAL AND PHOTOGRAPHING ASSEMBLY HAVING THE GIMBAL


Patent No. 11,016,371
Issue Date May 25, 2021
Title Gimbal And Photographing Assembly Having The Gimbal
Inventorship Zhengli Zhang, Guangdong (CN)
Songtao Chang, Guangdong (CN)
Assignee AUTEL ROBOTICS CO., LTD., Guangdong (CN)

Claim of US Patent No. 11,016,371

1. A photographing assembly, comprising: a photographing apparatus and a gimbal, the photographing apparatus being mounted to a stability augmentation assembly; wherein the photographing apparatus comprises a lens module and a housing, the lens module being disposed within the housing; and the stability augmentation assembly comprises a third rotating member, the third rotating member comprising a third rotating portion, a third fixing portion and a third rotating shaft, the third rotating portion rotating about the third rotating shaft relative to the third fixing portion, the third rotating portion being configured to be fixedly connected to the lens module and the housing, and an axis of the third rotating shaft overlapping with an optical axis of the lens module; wherein the third fixing portion is sleeved on the lens module, and the third fixing portion is connected to the lens module through a bearing, so that the lens module is rotatable relative to the third fixing portion; and the third rotating portion is sleeved on the lens module, and the third rotating portion is fixedly connected to the lens module, so that the third rotating portion drives the lens module to rotate; wherein the gimbal comprises: the stability augmentation assembly configured to mount the photographing apparatus; a handle connected to the stability augmentation assembly; and a display screen fixedly mounted to the handle and configured to display an image photographed by the photographing apparatus to enable a user to control the stability augmentation assembly according to the photographed image.