If you're into video production you know how expensive the gear can get. If you want those beautifully smooth panning shots the cost of gear might be outside your current budget. Camera sliders can cost upwards of $200 bucks for a rather simple piece of equipment. Derek Mellott posted an article to Instructables
with an easy DIY camera slider. He's used $30 in materials he bought at Ikea to construct this really cool, and seemingly effective, camera slider.
You can check out the article on PetaPixel
too with links to full instructions.