Killer Camera Rigs That You Can Build: How to Build Your Own Camera Cranes, Car Mounts, Stabilizers, Dollies, and More!
- Binding: Paperback
- Author: Dan Selakovich
- Publish Date: 2010-08-10
The singular beauty of this book is that Mr. Selakovich has successfully dedicated himself to producing clarity with every page. --Michael Ferris, Camera Operator/DP (Die Hard)
For filmmakers who like to shoot their films with a mobile camera without spending a fortune on equipment rentals, this book is a great gift indeed. I highly recommend it for its clarity and common sense. --Kris Malkiewica, Cinematographer/Author
Don't buy or rent your film equipment--build it! Construct professional-quality camera rigs on your own with this comprehensive, step-by-step guide and stop wasting your money on overpriced equipment rentals and purchases! Dan Selakovich guides you through the creation of jibs, dollies, cranes, car-mounts, sandbags, tripods, and more.Features include:
- Build inexpensive but reliable and sturdy rigs--including cranes, dollies, stabilizers, car-mounts, and more; most for much less than $100!
- Includes over 2,000 photographs with clear step-by-step instructions, safety guidelines, material lists, and tool lists for each rig.
- American standard and metric measurements included.
- Includes a companion website.