Wire Dolly

Wire dolly

Smooth tracking shots over uneven ground can be infuriating, ‘I just want to move the camera from point A to point B!’. A dolly and track can only help with small bumps, what about that river? And how about the steep slope over there? Luckily the solution is really easy….

Basic Shoulder Rig

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Shoulder rigs are vital for stabilising heavy hand-held cameras such as DSLRs. Pro rigs like the one below usually comprise a shoulder mount, handles for two-handed operation and sometimes attachments for lights and filter boxes. It’s now possible to buy a basic rig for around £100, obviously on a multi-camera…