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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Understanding aperture, shutter speed, and ISO
Using lenses as a tool in storytelling
Establishing focus for video
Achieving a shallow depth of field
Using equipment like clapperboards and matte boxes
Editing and color correcting footage
Using cinematography techniques to get beautiful shots