Basic shooting


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Basic shooting

As I discuss video techniques with a DSLR camera, I would suggest you get your camera out and give them a try. One of the great things about working digitally is that you are not using up anything, such as film or video tape. So there's no cost to experimenting and trying out techniques. Even if you don't have a great subject to work with, like we do with these dancers here, still give some of these things a try just so you can get a better feel of how your camera is going to shoot video. In this lesson, we are going to really get down and look at applying some basic techniques that you will need for shooting your video.

First, let's talk about composition. You are dealing with a very wide format when you are shooting HD video. This is much wider than you are used to using when you're shooting still photos. It is important that you use the entire width for your composition. If you are only paying attention to the center part of your image area, you will easily pick up stuff...

Basic shooting
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Basic shooting provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Rob Sheppard as part of the Video for Photographers: Shooting with a DSLR

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