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


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…