Archive for July, 2015

Transitions For Talking Head Videos

When recording talking head interviews, often you’ll need to cut out parts of video which will lead to undesired ‘jump cuts’. How do you get past this? Having done some research, here’s what some video editors say: YouTube Sony Vegas Blur Transition Sony Vegas Circle Transition Great example for a talking head video for HP [...]

How To Shoot B-Roll Footage

Transom have a great article on their video on how to shoot b-roll footage. Great for news reports and talking head videos where you need to hide cuts or break up the monotony of watching one person speak at length. Here’s the article: http://transom.org/2014/how-to-shoot-b-roll/ **Bonus** How to shoot a documentary style interview