I am giving a talk tomorrow to a group of high school journalists about basic video production. Here are some of the examples and notes I’ll be using:
Woodworker sees with his hands from McKenna Ewen on Vimeo.Step 1: Find a story.
Everyone has a story; it is just a matter of finding it. Step 2: Shoot interviews.
If prep and setup correctly, television interviews can be fairly easy.
nabb from Medal of Honor Project on Vimeo.Step 3: Shoot b-roll.
What is your story about? What did your interview subject mention? What gives your viewer context? What is compelling in the scene?
broll from Medal of Honor Project on Vimeo.