Video production does not need to be expensive. In fact, students who are taking filmmaking and Indie movie producers are producing videos that are low cost yet high in production value. For neophytes who are planning to have their first documentary project should consider some variables before gearing up for the video production. Take a look at the following things:
- Location-Look for places for shooting that suit the theme of the event. You can pick a beach resort, ranch, farm, old house or ancient ruins.
- Type of project-Knowing the type of project you are filming can run your production smoothly as you do not waste time repeating the take.
- Budget-You have to know the budget of your video project before grinding the camera to avoid lapses while in the middle of the production. Expect delays in the production when you run out of budget.
- Actors and Staff-Whether it is a low budgeted film, you need people to assist you in your video, Arrange for a meeting and discuss with them about the filmmaking especially when it comes to their salary or stipend.
Investing in Video Production Equipment
Video production equipment is essential in filmmaking and to begin your project you need to have them. If you are a neophyte videographer, you can rent the equipment, but the risk of losing or breaking them can put you in jeopardy. Here is a couple of equipment that you need:
- Video camera
- Camera light
- Light reflector
- Portable audio recorder
- Various lenses
- Extra batteries
- Lighting kit
- Boom pole
- Shotgun Microphone with accessories
- Audio cables
- Shoulder mount rig
- Wireless mic
- Video tapes
- Memory cards
- External hard drive
- Waterproof bag for the equipment
How We Can Help You in Video Production?
Filmmaking is a serious business and not just a hobby. Low quality video productions are due to poor equipment and lack of preparation. For corporate events and milestones, do not take the risk of producing the video if you are an amateur videographer. Why not entrust the project with Irish Wedding Films of DC Media Productions. We are known in making innovations in video production in Ireland.
If you need more information, Call us today 01 255 7681 !