Shooting of videography requires the knowledge and set of skills in cinematography, camera handling and camera operation along with access to wide range of camera accessories and equipments. Any video shoot requires the proper equipments and some necessary steps which should be followed before you prep yourself and your team for shoot. You should give importance to choose the right camera and set of lenses according to situation and other preferences. You should be aware of wide range of cameras, camera accessories, equipments, mounts, tripods and other essential tools, you can get the variety from 42nd Street Photo.
Follow the instruction before you go for the shoot
- Getting and assuring the camera equipments: Before the shoot, you need to make sure that you are bag-packed with all necessary camera or cameras, lenses, extra batteries, adapters, memory cards and other related equipments and accessories. It is recommendable to carry the respective bags for security and safe transportation.
- Assuring your location: Location should be visited and fixed earlier before the shooting day as looking for location on the shooting day will consume a lot of valuable time. Assure that location is cleared and safe for the shoot and you or anyone else not going to be disturbed. Choosing perfect and relevant location will enhance your quality and authenticity of shoot.
- Communication with casts and crew: one of the most important factors to make your shoot smooth and start on time every day. Misunderstanding or irresponsibility may be faced if communication and understanding fails in-between the filmmakers, cast and crew. The problems like delay in shoot, confusions and other issues can affect your shooting. You should make sure that everyone is aware of the shooting time and any other instructions.
- Management: The management in-between various parts while shooting is important like arrangements of location, cast and crew food, transportation and other parts.