brusspup has tons of ingenious tips and tricks for everybody! In this video tutorial, he shows you how to simulate a dolly shot with just a camera tripod.
Want to make your videos look more professional, but don't have the money to spend on an expensive dolly or crane? Film equipment is really costly, except perhaps a simple tripod. Check out this idea of ingenuity that's simple as can be, while looking totally professional.
It won't last as long as a long dolly shot, or as high as large aerial crane shot, but it's a great maneuver for low-budget filmmaking.