How To Use A Wall Spreader
INCLUDED IN THIS LESSON: 7:15 Minutes of Instructional Video, lighting, camera schematics and a glossary of terms for better learning–SUPPLIED W/ENGLISH SUBTITLES
IN THIS LESSON YOU WILL LEARN: This lesson is Part 8 of a 22 part series that takes you on a journey from Script to Screen. Every nuances is discussed in detail from the first scout with the director, the tech scout, the pre-rig, the blocking, rehearsals to the final angle composed, lit and shot.
This lesson is all about understanding how to measure, cut, prepare, rig and safety a Wall Spreader. My Key Grip Dietmar will take you through it step by step on his process, what he looks for in the house or space to prepare your wall spreader for the best footing. We want to leave the location exactly how we found it, is what I was told as a grip and this will show you how to do this and suspend a rig with confidence.
- How to find the studs
- How to measure the distance
- What lumber is required to build a wall spreader
- What grip tools are necessary
- What safety tips to prepare you for success