Filming it through his own camera's viewfinder kept him steady: it was a necessary mediating tool.
The viewfinder could be popped off so I could hold it low and compose a photo at waist level if the situation got bad.
He kept low and moved slow, keeping the viewfinder up so that he could keep the melee in shot.
No, sir; I was just taking a picture of him, and the presidential party in the car come through my viewfinder and my camera.
"Not if you let me make it right away," Pete replied after a squint or two through the viewfinder.