The cycle rickshaw has been out at Wigan Athletics Stadium this week with the THG crew. They needed to track with a runner around the track for their latest sports campaign promo. The camera op. shot hand held with an Alexa Mini LF as they were chased by the athlete.
The Cycle rickshaw has been out at Mottram Hall in Cheshire for an HSBC promo produced by HK Strategies. The camera needed to track with an Olympic cyclist and the crew hard mounted their Alexa mini on sticks and cycled around the grounds.
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.
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.
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.
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.