Tag Archives: Camera

How To Film An Expedition

But how does one film one’s adventures in the first place? Camera work is a huge field, with masses of terminology and kit to get your head around, let alone thinking about filming a story, constructing a sequence or planning shots. Most adventurers can barely afford their own expeditions, so paying for a camera-man is out of the question. How, then, does a budding explorer-presenter take his first step into the world of media? Continue reading

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How To Make A Travel Film: Road Trip To Courmayeur

I learned to defer to experience and ask for the input from people your team – Jack has more experience as a cameraman and editor than me, so I would ask him for his opinion on narrative flow and sequencing Continue reading

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6 Top Tips When Shooting For Sequencing

Sequencing makes a feature more interesting than a single shot from one angle. Continue reading

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Top Tips For Composing Shots For Broadcast and Online Video

The variables include how close you are to your subject, how zoomed in you are to the subject, how much of the picture is in focus, what else you include in your shot and where you position your subject within the shot. Continue reading

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DV Talent Shooting & Directing Course

It gave me the confidence to say I can self-shoot, which is invaluable to top up the research and writing skills I’ve developed to help me move onto the next stage of production. Continue reading

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My First Video Commission.

KT are enormously happy with the film: it is far easier to watch than anything they have produced before, making it much easier to share, and resulting in a much higher view-rate from clients. Commercially, it is producing great results too. Continue reading

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