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Killer Camera Rigs That You Can Build by Dan Selakovich

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The Shock Corridor Camera Stabilizer

When the first edition of Killer Camera Rigs was released, cameras where much smaller and lighter. Now it seems everyone has an HD camera, some of which are over 5 lbs. The Shock Corridor can easily hold a camera over 5 lbs, but the question you need to ask yourself is can you hold a heavier camera on this rig before your arm and wrist start to fall off? I’ve used this rig with my Panasonic HD camera for short periods without any problems, but I wouldn’t want to use it all day for every shot!

Ever since Garret Brown invented the Steadicam™, every filmmaker has been drooling over getting one. Now, because of the lighter cameras, there have been a horde of copycats for the DV market. Most of these commercial ...

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