What is a Steadicam? – BBC Springwatch Extra

A brief introduction to what Steadicam is an how it works with professional operator John Fry, as seen on the BBC!

Presenter Ewan McIlwraith talks to John about the basics of how a Steadicam works, what the system is good for and the benefits of using one.

Kit seen: John’s upgraded Steadicam EFP with a Sony PMW-500. Filmed by esteemed BBC cameraman & film maker Richard Taylor-Jones for Springwatch Extra.