The Segway has certainly 'taken off' since it was invented back in 2001. Everyone from Mythbuster Adam Savage to Mall Cop Paul Blart have become almost inseparable from the personal transporter.

Many videographers and cameramen have begun using the Segway to get smooth moving footage, such as this cameraman who got a close up of Jamaican sprinter Usain Bolt. In fact, he got a little too close!