In this video, learn basic camera settings such as ISO, shutter speed, aperture, white balance, and frame rate.
- No matter what camera system you choose to use … to film your interview with, … there are five basic camera settings … you should become familiar with. … That's frame rate, white balance, … aperture, ISO and shutter speed. … First, frame rate. … There's going to be a lot of frame rates thrown around … depending where you're filming and what your client wants. … 23.98, 29.97, 25 if you're in Europe. … These different frame rates … are all dependent on what your client wants for the delivery … and where it's being shown. … Talk to them to see what settings they want. … The next is white balance. … White balance is how your camera sees the color white. … There are a bunch of presets on your camera … ranging from daylight to cloudy to fluorescent … to tungsten and to incandescent light. … I encourage you to use the white balance presets … in your camera for your interview … until you become more familiar with the science behind it. … The remaining three settings … are what we call the exposure triangle. …
- Picking the right gear
- Setting up audio
- Key features of the Sony a7
- Lighting your interviews with natural light
- Exterior and interior shooting
- Setting up the audio
- Properly framing your subject
- Interviewing off camera
- Shooting on smart phones
Skill Level Beginner
Lighting a Video Interviewwith Richard Harrington2h 28m Intermediate
Mastering Common Interview Questionswith Valerie Sutton56m 14s Intermediate
Video Foundations: Interviewswith Anthony Q. Artis1h 55m Intermediate
1. Choosing the Right Gear
2. Setting Up the Location
3. Setting Up the Interview
4. Shooting B-Roll
5. Variations on a Theme
6. After the Interview
Backing up SD card1m 5s
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