Rigbuilding: POV Helmet for DSLRs
Fasten your camera strap, keeps arms and hands inside the frame at all times, and enjoy the point-of-view! It's time to learn how to make your own POV helmet!
Weekend Challenge: Seasons Past Featured
Summer is over for us Northern Hemispherians; what have you been up to?
Do-It-Yourself Bicycle Camera Mount Featured
Learn how to build a bicycle camera mount just in time for the summer!
Creator Q&A: Catch a snowflake on your camera, not your tongue
Physics major and time-lapse master Vyacheslav Ivanov mesmerized us with his video of magically forming snowflakes. We asked him to reveal his snowy secrets.
Tripod Tricks Featured
Want to polish up your video productions but can't spare the cash for new equipment? Check out these cheap and easy tripod based tricks to give your video a professional look.
Weekend Challenge: Memories Revisited II
This weekend we're challenging you to use archival media to make a video about a family story, memory, or moment in time.
Spice up Your Stills with Photoscapes
In this Video School lesson, we encourage you to use fresh and interesting ways to present still photos and archival material in your films.
Do-It-Yourself Dolly and Shoulder Rig
Learn how to build a dolly and a shoulder rig without spending all of your lunch money.
The Photojojo DIY BikeCam!
Make your own. It's easy! Read how right here: http://photojojo.com/content/diy/attach-a-camera-to-your-bike/ Love, www.photojojo.com
Simple, instant, effective, compact, low cost, easy to use steadicam DIY.
Mic Stand Steadycam
Here's a little howto for my diy stabilizer. I know there's tons of videos like that out there. But I've never seen anyone make one out of a mic stand. It's kind…
DIY - Folly, or Felt-Dolly
I took this with an HV20. Take a board, wrap and staple some felt around it (fleece will also do). Screw some boards to the bottom to raise it up a bit (so the picture frame doesn't…
Remote Motorized Camera Head for $40 Pan and Tilt
I adapted a motorized light I bought from Jaycar for $40 and took the light out and mounted a Canon HV10. Useful for setting up shots where a camera man can't go for example Hard…
HV20 Focusing Tool
The HV20 comes with a manual focus roller, which is a good thing. However, it is a bit awkward to operate. Others here and in HV20.com have come up with clever ways to get around…
Indy Trolley Jack Jib?
Always wondered if it would work and today found a cheapy at Supercheap new for $29. Has a travel of about 19cms. Don't think it would work great for macro as the head moves…
How to: Make a microphone grip and a boom pole
Project: how to make a reasonably price microphone boom pole, and at the same time a microphone handle or grip. Booms are rather expensive, and it is difficult to justify that cost…
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