DIY HDSLR Video Camcorder Shoulder Mount $80
Here is a great tool for any budget-minded videographer. this shoulder mount can cost $500 to $1100 new. You can easily make your own for under $100.
The shoulder mount will aid you in getting smooth moves while walking or allow for panning. You can add an additional arm for mounting a fixed Matte Box to shade the lens from light that might cause lens flare.
You can get the parts from your hardware store and save a buck or two or you can order everything below from Amazon
Parts required for the build
You will need 2 of the Paint Rollers for the handles
OPTIONAL for Eye Loupe & Magnifyer
Make sure the Delkin shade matches your HDSLR’s LCD screen size
Below is the instructions to allow secure easy mounting and removal of the Hoodman from your HDSLR.
Make sure the Hoodman fits your HDSLR the below one will fit a 2.7 to 3″ Screen