K Tran Large Camera dolly

K Tran Large Camera Dolly

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K Tran Large Camera Dolly
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K Tran Large Camera dolly, 200lb load.

Used to give a steady shot from a low angle, when only heavyweight cameras were available. It was not possible to put a heavyweight camera on the floor to get the low angle shot, in the way you can now (2002) with a lightweight camera.

Details

Category:
Television
Collection:
BBC Heritage Collection
Object Number:
2012-5118/747
Materials:
leather, metal (unknown) and sponge
Measurements:
overall: 1000 mm x 1160 mm x 780 mm, 90 kg
type:
dolly
taxonomy:
  • tools and equipment
  • equipment by process
  • image making equipment
  • camera accessory