Tag: dolly

Look at this gem I found at BoingBoing. Pasta of all shapes and sizes can be made with this machine. Amazing!


A New York Times Retro Report on a big news story I remember hearing a lot about as a child but never quite grasped at the time. This is a great recap of the important facts for me.

By now hopefully you’ve seen National Geographic’s groundbreaking slow-motion video of a cheetah running at full speed. I’ve posted a video showing some behind-the-scenes shots of what it took technologically to get this shot complete¬†and now National Geographic has gone one step further and shared this video of¬†Cinematographer Greg Wilson explaining in quite some detail […]

Drive-by Shooting: Using Your Car to Make Better Videos from Vimeo Video School on Vimeo. While all of the tips in here are good ones (I need to try these myself!) the one that really stood out was fake backseat-driving one. That fooled me. Thanks Stephen!

Not entirely foolproof, but this idea to use furniture sliders as a cheap camera dolly works better than you’d expect.

Definitely interesting to see them all lined up one after the other. [via]