Join Richard Harrington for an in-depth discussion in this video The logistical objectives (the where and the when), part of Effective Site Surveys for Video and Photo Projects.
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The next sets of questions that you need to get answered are…pretty straightforward; they're the logistic questions: the where and the when.…What you need to do is figure out these practical answers so your…production will be successful.…When it comes to the where, quite simply, you need to understand, where are you…going to be shooting?…Now, some of these may come from the location scout and you have lots of…potential locations to review.…In other cases, you may be given a single location from the client, like, you…have access to our entire hospital, or you can use anything within our corporate…office with the exception of these floors.…
In this case, you need to go through and look for the best shots.…This is where bringing a DSLR camera on set can be helpful and you want to go…through ahead of time and determine the best locations to shoot, the ones…that are going to provide interesting backdrops without too many technical challenges.…Equally important, you need to understand where you're going to store your equipment.…
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- Why do a site survey?
- Planning camera positions
- Making lighting decisions
- Securing permissions
- Assembling a crew
- Deciding on your gear
- Understanding the technical considerations