BBC’s “Defending The Guilty” Shoot With Cycle Rickshaw

The cycle rickshaw has been out with the crew from upcoming BBC series
“Defending The Guilty”.
It was used to track with a cyclist around the streets of Ealing.

Cycle Rickshaw On Kleenex Winter Commercial

Chief Productions have been shooting with the bike rickshaw on the latest TV ad for Kleenex’s upcoming winter campaign. DP James Watson and Director Nate Camponi  used the rickshaw for several tracking shots of a cyclist and football players.

“Valley Of The Fox” shoots with rickshaw

Walk on rickshaw

The Step on rickshaw has been out with the crew from UFA Fiction’s drama series “Valley Of The Fox” currently shooting in N.Wales. The Steadicam was hard mounted to it in low mode for tracking shots of a cyclist along Llandudno promenade.

BBC Drama “Summer Of Rockets” shoots with Rickshaw

Walk on rickshaw

Steadicam and camera op. Nigel Clarkson has just taken delivery of a Step on/off Rickshaw, plus balloon wheels, for filming on Stephen Poliakoff’s political drama “The Summer Of Rockets” which is currently shooting for the BBC.

Rickshaw at Liverpool FC.

step on rickshaw with seat and balloon wheels

 Steadicam op. Joe Bullen and the crew from Emu Films in Manchester have been shooting the latest New Balance commercial at Liverpool FC. They used the step on rickshaw plus seat to capture dramatic low angle tracking shots across the pitch.
Joe hard mounted his under slung rig to the deck and fitted the balloon wheels to  smooth out the ride and protect the turf.

 

Rickshaw Steadi-cart

rickshaw steadicartRickshaw Steadicart

Barcelona based Steadicam op. Ramon Sanchez Ortega has kindly sent over more shots of his Step On/Off rickshaw in action. He has also found an ingenious use for it as an on set steadi-cart.

“Tell It To The Bees”

Walk on rickshaw

I have recently been shooting Steadicam on feature “Tell It To The Bees” currently filming in Scotland. The step on rickshaw was used extensively for fast tracking shots with a hard and soft mounted Steadicam as well as for hand held work.

Feature Film “Gold” shoots with rickshaw

Standard Rickshaw
The crew of feature film “Gold” have been shooting with the rickshaw in Leeds and Bradford this week.

Rickshaw on “The A Word”

Standard Rickshaw

The standard rickshaw has been up in the Lake District this week with the crew “The A Word” series 2 which is currently filming around Keswick and Derwent Water.

 

Safe House 2 shoots with rickshaw

The rickshaw has recently been out with the crew from the second series of police drama “Safe House”, which has been filming around Merseyside and Cheshire.
Balloon wheels helped to smooth out tracking shots over waste ground.