The Videomaker Handbook: A Comprehensive Guide to Making Videos

The Videomaker Handbook: A Comprehensive Guide to Making Videos

by Maga
     
 

ISBN-10: 0240802268

ISBN-13: 9780240802268

Pub. Date: 08/20/1996

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

No More Boring Video!
From the editors of Videomaker Magazine comes this exciting new book that takes the novice, step-by-step, through the elements that make up a quality video production. Included is information on all the latest tools and techniques available to help you shoot like the pros. You can learn to make better, more exciting video with The

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Overview

No More Boring Video!
From the editors of Videomaker Magazine comes this exciting new book that takes the novice, step-by-step, through the elements that make up a quality video production. Included is information on all the latest tools and techniques available to help you shoot like the pros. You can learn to make better, more exciting video with The Videomaker Handbook whether you're a novice videomaker or a would be producer.

Camcorder owners rely on Videomaker for expert advice on all aspects of videomaking—from evaluating and selecting the right equipment and accessories to shooting and editing techniques. Videomaker informs and inspires the public by publishing magazines, newsletters and books; producing TV shows, expositions and workshops; and now, an Internet web site, http://www.videomaker.com.

Videomaker Inc. was established in 1985 and has published Videomaker magazine monthly since then; it has more than 90,000 subscribers. The Videomaker TV Show is aired on the USA Network every six weeks and attracts more than 100,000 viewers. Videomaker also produces instructional videotapes and a monthly newsletter and hold an annual trade show called Videomaker Expo.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780240802268
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
08/20/1996
Pages:
328
Product dimensions:
7.02(w) x 9.99(h) x 0.61(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction: Just Do It
• Part 1: Before You Get Started
• All About Lenses
• Close Up
• Filter Features
• Solar Panel Imaging
• Image Stabilizers
• The Viewfinder
• The Department of Tape Transportation
• Tape Truths
• Degeneration
• Resolution Lines
• Good Connections
• Try a Tripod
• Blending a Sweet Sound
• Part 2: Pre-Production
• Honing Your Ideas
• The Sands of Time
• Script Right
• Look Who's Talking
• The Storyboard
• Budget Details
• A Modest Proposal
• A Word From Your Sponsor
• Recruiting a Crew
• Scouting Locations
• Legal Videopoly
• Part 3: Production
• Reflecting
• The Uses of Light
• Outdoor Lighting
• Indoor Audio
• Audio on Location
• Great Shots
• It's Your Move
• It's All About Direction
• Sets, Lies and Videotape
• Looking Good
• Time-lapse Videomaking
• Move Over MTV
• Practical Special Effects
• Part 4: Post-Production
• The Art of the Edit
• Bullseye Editing
• Seizing Cut Control
• Titles
• Adventure in Sound Editing
• In the Audible Mood
• Dig 'Em Out, Dust 'Em Off
• Easy Copy II
• Part 5: Distribution
• Commercial Distribution
• On the Air
• Low-power Television
• Access Your Community
• Promotion Strategies
• The Demo Tape

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