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Join Chad Perkins, an author and videographer, as he introduces the essential concepts and techniques necessary for shooting video with a DSLR camera. Targeted at beginning videographers and anyone interested in shooting better video, this course covers cinematography basics, DSLR pitfalls, important gear, and postproduction workflow. Along the way, discover how to choose lenses, record audio, and make shots more professional.
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Chad Perkins: Hopefully, you have seen how great these DSLR cameras are. They are just so small and just adorable. And they are also ridiculously inexpensive. But there is a downside to all of this; these cameras were not created to be used for filming movies or in professional video production. And yet that's where the world has decided to use them. So before you jump into using these cameras, let's take this chapter and look at a few problems you are likely to encounter while working with them.
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