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.

“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.

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.

Rickshaw in Barcelona

Step On/Off Rickshaw

Barcelona based Steadicam operator Ramon Sanchez has recently taken delivery of a step on/off rickshaw with additional balloon wheels and cycle mount.

 

Alf saddles up.

Steadicam supremo Alf Tramontin climbed aboard the cycle rickshaw this week for series two of police drama “No Offence”.  To shoot a BMX chase sequence, Alf used the step on/off rickshaw attached to the bike. With his rig hard mounted and underslung he was able to shoot dramatic low angle fast paced coverage