DIY Filmmaking Tutorials

Dollies

XL-1 Table Dolly
Dolly and Track System
Build Plan Dolly
Skate Wheel Dollies
Radio Controlled Camera Pod
Build a Tracked Camera Dolly for Cheap
Simple Dolly
Snodart’s Dolly
PVC dolly
Eazy Dolly
D8 Ladder Dolly
Filming Dolly With 10? Track
Sodart’s Dolly
Jsal27’s Dolly system




Stabilizers/Steadicams

$14 Steadycam
Light-Duty “Steady Cam” Stabilization
Improved Steadicam for under 40 dollars! Also boom mic attachment!
Detailed Stabilizer with photos.
Snodart’s excellent Stabilizer
Very Simple Stabilizer
Another Simple Design
DIY “Fig Rig”
“Plywood” Skater
Bicycle Steady Cam Mount
Steadicam DIY
PVC FIG RIG
Make your own Tripod
Heavy duty tripod
Hand held stabilizer
Make-Shift Steady Cam
The Plank Cam
$15 Camera Mount
DIY Smooth Panning
Pocket Tripod
Joren Clark Camera Steadying Device
DIY SnorriCam
2 Different Stabilizer designs




Car Mounts

Poor Man’s process method for shooting an in-car scene
Back-seat-view car mount
Exterior car mount
Low-budget (not DIY) car mount
Car Rigs
Cinesaddle Car Mount