I have always been fascinated by overhead shots that seems to rise from bottom or drop from the top (see the intro of this video). You will need some sort of camera crane to make this happen.
Instead of overspending on new equipment, you can learn to make your own DIY Camera Crane using some wood and a bucket to offset the weight of your camcorder/camera.
What a great idea, this is something I am definitely making for my future videos.
Over the past week I have been