Do you find yourself procrastinating your next video project because it seems overwhelming? Trying to organize your video is a bit time consuming, especially if you don’t use some sort of organization in your project.
Well, why not try a simple Shot List or Project list?
A Shot List helps you to be efficient, when it comes to shooting different parts of your video at the same time. So, instead of shooting Part I in your video then Part II and Part III and so on, you can sometimes combine several of the shots at the same time. Then, split them up in Post Processing.
There are many examples of a Shot List on the internet. This video is just an example of how I use a simple Shot List or Project List to keep me organized.
Ever wonder how some videos have GREAT audio and others do not? I used to.
Do you want to start having Great Audio for your videos? Well, keep reading because I think you’ll like this:
It’s sometimes hard to wade through the over abundance of information on the web to know what is a decent microphone and what isn’t.
Well, I’ve found a microphone that won’t “Break the Bank”, is easy to use and sounds Great!!
It’s called the Rode SmartLav. It plugs into your iPhone, iPod or iPad and clips onto your shirt. It uses an App called the RodeRec App to record your audio.
It will also work with Android devices, but you’ll have to use another Audio App for the Android device, as the RodeRec App won’t work with Android…Yet. But, most audio Apps for Android will work with the Rode SmartLav.
Take a look at this video and see what I mean.
Pretty soon you’ll have Great Audio to go with your Great Video, too!!
Some of the equipment used in this video:
-Canon 60D DSLR
-Rode SmartLav Microphone
-Camtasia 8 Video/Screencast software
-2 Softboxes with 5 each 65 watt Compact Fluorescent Bulbs
-CF Back Light
-Black Screen in the background
-Fluorescent Ring Light
-Tripod for DSLR
-Apple iPhone 4 and 4S Smartphones
-Audio Technica ATR3350 Corded Lav Mic
-Audio Technica ATR2100 Desktop USB Mic
-Dropbox (to transfer files)
Would you like to be able to remotely control your Digital SLR by using your iPad or iPhone? I did, too. So, I bought this CamRanger Wireless Remote Control.
WOW!!! It really does what it says it will. I can NOW remotely control my Canon DSLR by using my iPad or iPhone (Or, my PC!)
And, not only does it control the Shutter, but also: Shutter Speed, ISO, F/Stop, Tap to Focus and MORE!!
It sets up it’s own Wireless Network that you can connect the Camera (using a cable) and the Device (iPad, iPhone, Android, iPod, PC or Mac) Wirelessly!!
Take a look and see what you think.
Check out CamRanger on their Website:
Podcasting from your Home or Apartment with BossJock Studio IOS App and the Audio-Technica ATR2100 Cardioid Dynamic Microphone!
It’s really amazing what you can do for a little bit of money, compared to a few years ago.
Who ever thought that you could Podcast from your house without Thousands of $$$ Dollars worth of equipment.
NOW YOU CAN!!
For as little as $10.00 (and an iPad or iPhone) You’ll be Podcasting like no tomorrow!! For as little as $100.00 You’ll also be able to use a High Quality Microphone that plugs right into your iPad or iPhone.
Take a look at this video (below) and see how it’s done.
YOU CAN DO IT!!
You can have your own Podcasting Studio. Right in your own house!
Do you think it’s expensive to have the equipment to Podcast? Nope.
This is a truly AMAZING Podcasting App from the Apple App Store.
The App is called BossJock Studio. It allows you to make professional sounding Podcasts right from your iPad or iPhone. Just download the app to your Apple device, load a few songs to your “cart” and you’re off and running.
When used in conjunction with a portable microphone like the Samson Go Mic, you’ll be able to Podcast On-The-Road. No more excuses.
BossJock Studio App is an All-In-One High Quality, Inexpensive, Mobile Podcasting Solution for your iPad or iPhone. Just download the BossJock Studio App and you can Podcast from your device.
BossJock Studio App for IOS
Samson Go Mic
Apple Camera Connection Kit
Take your Show on the Road with the BossJock Studio Podcasting App!!
Totally mobile solution to Podcasting on the road.
This Quick Video Tutorial will allow you to Mirror or Record your iPhone Display Screen to your Desktop Computer Screen.
This is a GREAT ADDITION for Video Editors to be able to add this feature to their videos. Great for: Training, Showing Close-Ups of your iPhone Screen, etc.
The Software is called AirServer and is available as a download for Both PC and MAC.
This software is FREE for 7 Days (as of this post). After that, it costs $14.99 for a lifetime license.
It took a little bit of adjusting, as far as making sure I had all of the supporting software on my computer, to get it to work.
But now, it works just great!!
Add this to your Screen Casting software and you’ll have a great tool for getting your ideas across to others.