10 ways to use a car for more creative video shooting

10 ways to use a car for more creative video shooting

We are searching data for your request:

Forums and discussions:
Manuals and reference books:
Data from registers:
Wait the end of the search in all databases.
Upon completion, a link will appear to access the found materials.

Vimeo shows you how a vehicle can be used for a variety of shots, replacing dollies and the need for expensive equipment.

THIS TUTORIAL by Vimeo packs so much info into three minutes it’s worth breaking out the sections in a list:

  • Tracking shot (shooting out of trunk, following subject)
  • Chasing shot (camera mounted out window facing forward)
  • Side dolly shot (camera mounted out window facing sideways)
  • Slow push (shooting out of trunk, approaching subject)
  • Circling shot (putting car in neutral and pushing around subject)
  • “Helicopter” effect (driving shooting from overpass)
  • “Out of body” effect (subject filmed on hood with car moving)
  • Bird’s eye view (static, using roof of vehicle)
  • Driving shot (use backseat, keeping hands out of frame)
  • “Thrown out of car” effect (splicing two different scenes)

What tricks have you used for mounting cameras in-vehicle or using a car to film in creative ways? Interested in working one on one with Matador producers? Consider the travel filmmaking program at MatadorU.

Watch the video: How to Create Cinematic Car Shots


  1. Cafall

    This topic is simply incomparable :), I'm interested.

  2. Clayson

    Granted, that's wonderful

  3. Acestes

    YES, this is on time

  4. Welton

    It doesn't come close to me.

  5. Kalil

    remarkably, this precious opinion

  6. Lahthan

    I think, that you commit an error. Let's discuss. Write to me in PM.

  7. Beldan

    Congratulations, this thought will come in handy.

  8. Wynthrop

    What words ... great, brilliant idea

Write a message