DIY Camera Rig

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Project by heldercruz100 posted 12-23-2017 02:34 PM 879 views 0 times favorited 1 comment Add to Favorites Watch

As Filmaker and part time youtuber I needed some sort of camera hold/rig to carry around my DSLR and I needed something that could improve my image quality. A stabilizer was the way to go but they are so expensive and even those entry level camera cages were around 100Euros..
So as always it was time to hack something and make one. I started with a piece of aluminum and bend it roughly to size with help of a hammer and a vice. I then drilled a few holes on the bottow to have diferent mounting places for my camera. At he end I didnt like the rough shape and made a wood handle.

Here the full built video

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-- Helder Cruz

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#1 posted 12-23-2017 08:19 PM

Great idea and nice looking stabilizer!!!!!!!!!!


-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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