Whether you’re inside a studio or outside in a field, there can be many factors that make the difference between a great shoot day and a not-so-good day. When filming at any location, you need to think about the logistics of working there. Every project is unique, so this video does not provide a definitive list of location logistics. However, it does help guide you to put together a solid logistical plan for your next project.
- Whether you're inside a studio or outside in the field,…there can be many factors that make the difference…between a great shoot day and, well, a not so good day.…When filming at any location, there is a lot to think about…when it comes to the logistics of working there.…So this might take a while.…Grab you a cup of coffee and a notepad.…Let's dive in.…Now first, every project is unique so this is not…a definitive list of location logistics.…
The following information should help guide you…to put together a solid logistic plan…for your next project.…Before we get to rule number one, let's talk insurance.…Most locations will demand proof of insurance…before allowing you to bring a film crew.…The type of insurance, and how much is required…varies depending on the local, state, or national laws.…In general, you will have to carry liability insurance…just in case something gets damaged…during the course of production.…
For my company, I generally carried a two million dollar…liability policy because when you're out shooting…
Walter Biscardi takes you on set and shows you how production decisions unfold in real time, whether you're scripting, scheduling, directing crew members, or providing feedback to post. Follow along and explore the responsibilities of a producer in all stages, including pre-production (planning), production (running a set), and post-production (editing and delivery). By the end, you'll have a better understanding of skills and techniques it takes to run a smooth and successful video production.
- Scripting and storyboarding
- Running a set
- Paying your crew
- Working with post
- Providing constructive feedback