I don't know how we've all missed this incredible, really inexpensive, DYI DSLR video rig! It was published back in 2010 and we've all been missing out.
This do-it-yourself rig could be the best thing ever for shooting DSLR video!
Crazy DSLR Rig Contraption
Description and directions
Don't spend thousands of dollars on an expensive DSLR rig for your new Canon video set up! For a just a couple bucks and using common household materials you can create this INSANELY elegant and practical DSLR rig. Features include:
Shotgun mic mount
Nintendo NES controller
LED book light
Compass with cigarette lighter plug
Large LED light
Old-school flash grip
All-black assassin styling
How's that for a little Friday fun? Yes, it was done as a joke.
(cover photo credit: snap from the video)