Tag Archives: camera support

Cinevate – Innovative gear for filmmakers

I recently bought the 35″ version of the Atlas 10 slider and the Trawly wheels set from Cinevate during their Moving Sale. The Atlas 10 slider is primarily meant to be used with DSLRs but can also be used with smaller sized video camera’s as it has a maximum weight allowance of 18kg (40 lbs). I […]

Behind The Scenes With The Timelapse Dream Team

Tom Guilmette made a great behind the scenes documentary on the Kessler Timefest 2011. The very best time lapse artists got together and ventured out into the wild for a weekend of shooting breathtaking time lapse footage. The documentary shows just how much time and preparation goes into producing a few seconds of footage. It […]

Skate wheel dolly Mk2

I modified my initial skate wheel dolly so it would be *much* lighter and more portable. The old dolly is heavy and takes up quite some space and therefore also needs quite some space to transport and store. I got the idea when reading a blog post by Ryan E. Walters. He also converted a […]

Skatewheel dolly

To be able to move the camera in a professional way I decided to built a track based dolly. After researching a bit I came up with the following design. The track uses 28mm metal pipes. The platform is 80 by 100cm (about 31″ by 43″) and is supported by 16 skate board wheels (hardness […]