How to Build a Camera Dolly the Right Way the First Time. any DIY dolly tutorial?
Posted 22 March 2012 - 04:22 AM
Posted 30 March 2012 - 02:31 AM
Step two: Sit on the dolly and make one of your minions push while you ride.
OK, so you're poor and can't AFFORD both film and a McAllister or Moviola camera dolly. The fastest, cheapest way is to stea...er,"borrow" a shopping cart, throw in some padding and have your toadies push you while you shoot, then return the cart to the supermarket you stol...er, "borrowed' it from and no one is the wiser. This could also work with granny's wheelchair although that could result in being pelted with hard candy and glared at with disparaging looks of soul withering disappointment in your behavior so be sure to tell her you took it to the wheelchair mechanic for a tune up and try and get it back before her stories come on the television...OTHERWISE you could try these:
and of course there are other home made motion picture equipment you can attempt if you're reasonably mechanically inclined:
Edited by James Steven Beverly, 30 March 2012 - 02:32 AM.