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Great tips for great video

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Great tips for great video

Postby Steve Grisetti » Fri Apr 03, 2020 7:36 am

From Videomaker magazine. Although I wish I'd said it.

"The 7 Deadly Sins of Amateur Video Shooting"
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Re: Great tips for great video

Postby Peru » Fri Apr 03, 2020 10:40 am

Guilty. :(
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Re: Great tips for great video

Postby Dave McElderry » Fri Apr 03, 2020 12:11 pm

Peru wrote:Guilty. :(

Yeah, me too :oops: . It was good to see he understood the importance of feet shots, tho. ;)
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Re: Great tips for great video

Postby Peru » Fri Apr 03, 2020 12:58 pm

I'd like to add an eighth one:

Shooting video randomly with the intention of thinking you can just fix it in post.
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Re: Great tips for great video

Postby Chuck Engels » Fri Apr 03, 2020 1:43 pm

That's a good one Peru :pull:
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Re: Great tips for great video

Postby sidd finch » Sat Apr 04, 2020 8:37 am

Ohhh crud I thought that was the way you were supposed to shoot... back to the drawing board.... :hyst:

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Re: Great tips for great video

Postby momoffduty » Wed Apr 22, 2020 7:17 pm

Did someone mention feet shots? :exc:

Those were very good tips. I think you don't realize the firehosing until you edit. Then you realize it with jumpy all over the place video. I liked the tip on shooting highup or low shots to get an interesting prospective. Since I've been focusing on photography I've learned more about the rule of thirds and checking all 4 corners of the screen to get a good shot. Easier in photography than video because you can crop photos.
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