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Dan Vance May 14th, 2004 09:18 PM

Low $$ Car Camera Mount and Dolly
 
Just built this car camera mount for some simulated night driving scenes I'm going to be shooting. Only cost about $30 in materials and took about 2 hours to build. Thought others might find it useful.

http://home.teleport.com/~gdi/CarMount2.jpg

While I'm posting, here's a shot of the dolly I built last November. It has pneumatic tires, so with an operator on board it's smooth enough to go over small bumps, like sidewalk cracks. I place marks on the ground/floor so that I can repeat moves. It really works great, and no track to set up. But of course it's only good for fairly smooth surfaces. The seat and pole come off easily and then it makes an excellent equipment dolly.

http://home.teleport.com/~gdi/Dolly112803.jpg

Douglas Akers May 15th, 2004 01:18 PM

Thanks Dan, I'll be needing a car mount soon myself!
Great idea!


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