Monday, May 12, 2014
Tips for Shooting and Editing Videos
In the video below WeVideo offers three key tips for shooting better videos.
The Vimeo Video School offers more than five dozen videos about creating better videos. Two of their videos are embedded below.
Quick Focusing Tips from Vimeo Video School on Vimeo.
Zoom vs. Moving Camera from Vimeo Video School on Vimeo.
The TED Blog recently published a list of ten tips for editing video. The tips focus on when and where to cut videos for creating the smoothest video you can. Each tip is accompanied by "before" and "after" samples.
Applications for Education
Between commencements, spring sporting events, banquets, and award ceremonies as the end of the school year approaches there will be lots of occasions for capturing videos of school events. Take advantage of these tips to capture better raw footage that will in turn help you and your students edit better videos.