Since we’re relative noobs around the DSLR parts, we’re digging this post from El Skid about their top 10 tips for handheld rigs. The top things worth considering? Try before you buy, they’re all a bit different. Also, an image stabilizing lens might be enough to keep your shakycam to a minimum, without adding all that bulk.
Check it: TOP 10 TIPS FOR HANDHELD RIGS.