Video is an exciting and prevalent part of everybody's lives. Entertainment, information, and more often, personal communications are being brought to us by video technology.
From creating works of imaginative fiction to recording important events like birthdays and weddings, people are using video in the home and office more than ever before. And while some video productions can involve hundreds of people and costs millions of dollars, others can be done on the simplest equipment by a single person. This month we'll look at how to get started in video producing.
Things You Need
Despite what you may have been told, you don't really need a lot of fancy equipment to get started in video creating. The one thing you do need though is some sort of video camera. This can be anything ranging from expensive HD pro gear to a DSLR (Digital Single Lens Reflex) that shoots video to an old VHS camcorder or Hi8 machine from a yard sale, or even an iPhone or Barbie Girl camera.
Things You Should Probably Have
After you have the obvious essential, there are a number of things that will make your life easier and your work better.
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