Tracking Shots

Use tracking shots to make your videos better.

Why not use tracking shots to make your videos more interesting?

Tracking shots make your videos way more interesting.

Leading shot

This is where the cameraman walks backwards while you walk forward.

Leading shot

Lateral follow shot

The cameraman walks alongside you, parallel to you.

Lateral follow shot

Follow shot

A classic. The cameraman follows you from behind. It’s a cool shot.

Follow shot

Try any of these to make your next piece to camera more dynamic and engaging. They are good for really short pieces so that you don’t run out of walking room!

Ajit Singh is the Executive Producer at Sydney based video production company Rocket Productions. Get more useful tips here.