HELP! How do I keep my camera steady?

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    Jackbrick101
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    Please! I really need to know, is there a special way keeping a camera steady during brickfilming?
    I brickfilm a lot, and they are pretty good, my only problem is a wobbly camera! Besides a tripod, and remote, is there a way to keep it steady? ( I use a Cannon PowerShot )
    Please help me!

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    your best bet is to try to make a frame to hold the camera. then you have to find a way to secure the frame and camera to the table your working on. you could take a small peace of wood to set your camera on, then drill some holes in it and run large zip ties thru the holes and around your camera and then take a large board to use as your work space and just screw or nail or glue the small board and camera to the larger board. Just an Idea…

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    To make your camura steady either use tape or stickeytack :)

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    Ehlek333
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    I use a Cannon Powershot, too. If you can’t use a tripod, try making a base out of LEGO. But I use a tripod and it works quite well.

    #412195 Reply

    I use tape. :lol:

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    Anonymous

    You could use tape or sticky tack. The best thing to use depends on which kind of camera you use. I use a Logitech HD Pro C910, and I think sticky tack is the best :)

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    Like everyone else says, just use tape, sticky tack, or build a rig out of LEGOs to support it if you can’t get a tripod. 8-)

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    That is maybe the best way to do it.
    But, my C910 can’t stand still in a lego cradle :(

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    Superbanzai
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    I took a look and I see what you mean. Just fold it up as tight as you can and THEN build the cradle. :|

    #412574 Reply
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    Now i understand :)
    If there is lego around the camera i can’t bump it. Aha!
    But i found i way to keep it 99% steady, with a kind of lego cradle :D

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