Join Nick Brazzi for an in-depth discussion in this video Importing and organizing the shot list on the iPad, part of Managing a Video Production with an iPad.
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…In this movie, we're going to dive into the Shot Lister app.…Now we can get the shot list information into the app and start planning the shoot.…We're going to need the CSV file that we created in the previous movie, which…was an export of the complete shot list that we built out in a spreadsheet.…Now, I saved my shot list CSV in my Dropbox account.…So, here on my iPad, if I open up the Dropbox app, and I navigate to…the folder where I stored that file, you can see I have the CSV right here.…
If you've decided not to use Dropbox, the…only other way of getting this file onto your…iPad and into the Shot Lister app is…to email that file to yourself as an attachment.…So I've got that here in an email that I've written to myself as well.…So let's take a look at how we can get that CSV into the Shot Lister app.…So, of course, I'll go ahead and launch Shot Lister.…And this is what it looks like when you first install the app.…There's one sample project in the app, but I don't want to use that project.…I want to create a new one.…
With a handful of inexpensive apps and services that work with the iPad, you can create a very effective production toolkit. This course reveals the workflow that author and lynda.com content producer Nick Brazzi uses to plan and run shoots for low-budget productions and "no-budget" web series using iPad apps, cloud-based services, and optional desktop software. Find out how Google Drive, Dropbox, and specialty apps like Shot Lister, MovieSlate, Teleprompt+, and Easy Release can help you run a tighter ship and bring your production in on schedule and under budget.
- Setting up file storage and organization with Dropbox and Google Drive
- Dividing the script into scene and shot numbers
- Creating shot lists and a shoot-day schedule
- Creating call sheets to organize the cast and crew
- Using a physical slate or a slate app
- Using an iPad as a teleprompter
- Logging shots
- Compiling shot lists for editing
- Collecting signed model release forms with Easy Release