Camera Jib Illusion Trick

In the video below, I am only using a camera slider with a pan tilt head. Now, you’ll notice┬áthe first shot is a simple slide and pan shot. However in the second, you’ll notice a jib like shot. How is this possible with only a slider? Post production.

During the shoot, have your main camera operator do a continuous slide and pan motion on the subject. Then in post, use scale and position keyframes to add the jib effect. That simple.

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