Building a Snorricam Featured
Learn how to build and use a snorricam, a funnily named rig that uses a unique perspective to produce fantastic effects.
Do-It-Yourself Follow Focus
A follow focus let's you get that smooth in and out of focus look you see in movies. Learn how to make one for less than the price of a good sandwich.
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!
Funding your project on Kickstarter
Even the cheapest projects require some capital to get going. Find out how to get funding using Kickstarter!
Weekend Challenge: Short and Spooky
This weekend, give someone goosebumps in under a minute. If you've got it, haunt it.
Make a Great Holiday Video Featured
Suggestions and tips on how to shoot an awesome holiday video!
Do-It-Yourself Dolly and Shoulder Rig
Learn how to build a dolly and a shoulder rig without spending all of your lunch money.
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.
DIY Camera Dolly using RigWheels and $15 in parts
RigWheels are a new multi purpose wheel for production that you can configure in many ways. In this demonstration we are constructing a camera dolly using PVC Pipe and some bolts and…
DIY Motorized Igus Slider - Introduction
This is just a video showing the Motorized system I build for my Igus Slider. I saw a few different ideas that I liked but I just wanted a super simple version. So I used a string....…
Free first person POV mount
Episode 5 of the "Clever uses of a tripod" series. Episodes from the same series: Episode 1: http://vimeo.com/19010440 Episode 2: http://vimeo.com/19270844 Episode 3: http://vimeo.com/19544477 Episode…
Canon PowerShot S95 1920x1080 Time Lapse Tutorial
A short tutorial on making high definition time lapses using the Canon PowerShot S95 camera, an eraser and a rubber band!
DIY Cam Slider
This tutorial offers a cheap and and easy way of making a DIY cam slider that is tripod mounted. Total build cost around 20 dollars US. It is by no means perfect and it does not give…
LCD viewfinder tutorial
I have had this idea for a while, but procrastination put it off.
Jay Boy's No Budget Tutorials 03: DIY Filming Dolly With 10' Track
I've seen tons of plans for these things. Here's mine! This project can be done for under $100 (if you don't screw it up like I did). The audio is horrid, I know. Don't…
Rubber Band Tip
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