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How To Shoot And Edit Talking Head Interviews

How To Edit Interviews https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=x6pVMzmvvNw by Learn How To Edit Stuff How to Shoot Interviews – Making Better Films Series https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HrPi_Gx0mk8 by Rob & Jonas’ Filmmaking Tips Top 10 tips for shooting an interview. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=o9FKKU5ROFI&feature=youtu.be by Copperwheat Films How to light an interview https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UaKmL2YgVp0 by Copperwheat Films Shoot Like A Pro Series – Interview Basics [...]

Audio & Video Recording Resources – January 2017

Here’s what I’ve been reading in January 2017: Microphone Geeks: Reviews and Tips about, well….microphones! http://microphonegeeks.com/ The Film Look – A Couple of ginger northerners doing really good videos about filmmaking. They shockingly only have a few number of subcribers (2,293 at the moment) but their stuff is brilliant. They will surely grow bigger soon. [...]

Facebook Video Growth

Facebook launches embeddable video player. Full details here http://uk.businessinsider.com/facebook-launches-embeddable-video-player-2015-3 Here’s a video embedded into this blog post of the excellent Caito Potatoe… window.fbAsyncInit = function() { FB.init({ xfbml : true, version : ‘v2.3′ }); }; (function(d, s, id){ var js, fjs = d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0]; if (d.getElementById(id)) {return;} js = d.createElement(s); js.id = id; js.src = “//connect.facebook.net/en_US/sdk.js”; [...]

How To Use Sliders

The chap behind Wedding Film School has produced a great video about how to use a slider at weddings, however his tips are relevant for any sort of video assignment. What caught my eye was the size of his slider, the Edelkrone PLUS Slider. It’s only aout 60″ long, but because the slider also ’slides’ [...]

Best Lapel/Lavalier Mic For ENG Interviews

Curtis Judd from Learn Light & Sound (link) is a chap who covers recording solution in great detail online. He has a video out that shows some of the more affordable Lav mics running through a Zoom H1. Here is that video… (Link) 1. Giant Squid Audio Lab Omnidirectional Microphone (link) 2.Aspen Mics HQ-S Stereo [...]