In this section you can find videos for setting up the Benro RedDog R1, using the app, and a quick reference guide for switching through the multiple shooting modes.

Part 1: Quick Start

Part 2: App Walkthrough


Changing Modes



Switch between different shooting modes by pressing down on the Mode/On side button function.


Universal Follow (pink)


Provides smooth camera movements towards the direction your aiming. Use this mode when circling around a subject or when making several dynamic camera movements while following a subject.

locked-down (blue)


Keeps the camera locked on a subject while moving the gimbal. This mode replicates movements similar to those of a jib or slider.

horizontal follow (red)


Provides smooth movement based on where you move the camera horizontally. Use this mode for dynamic panning movements around corners.