Learn about how Walter ran the actual production sets for Water Science with Wade. Between crew, set, director of photography, and lighting, there's a lot to figure out!
- Now here's a look at how I ran the actual set…for Water Science with Wade.…The basic fact for the shoot.…127 original scenes to be filmed.…Over five days of production.…The crew was made up of five professionals…and four high-school students.…Three primary locations, and six secondary locations.…The time of year was June, in Georgia,…with temperatures from 86 to 94 degrees.…Now the crew, was myself, at producer and director.…
Cheryl was the director of photography.…Bruce was the sound recordist.…Randy was production manager and props master.…And Kelly was the production coordinator…and the caterer.…Now the main lab location was in a local high school,…where they not only had a fantastic science program,…but also a really great video production program.…So we hired two science students…to help with the experiments,…and two video production students…to serve as production assistants.…
Now, because I was both the producer and director,…I made sure to delegate out responsibility…to Randy and Kelly,…so I could concentrate on directing.…
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