In the book Single Camera Video Production (6th Edition) from Focal Press Taylor & Francis Group and written by Robert B. Musburger, PhD and Michael R. Ogden, you will learn about producing with a single-camera video, from pre-production planning to setting up, rehearsing, shooting, editing, and delivering. The purpose of this book is to help to teach you how to understand lighting, audio, and editing techniques which will enhance the quality of your video projects.
Whether you're just learning the basics of video production or you're a veteran who needs a refresher, this book provides you with a toolkit for understanding and implementing single-camera workflows, as well as how to use the single-camera format to its best advantage by emphasizing the importance of goals, audience analysis, and technology. This new edition has been updated to include:
Expanded sections on digital workflows, field and studio production, pre-production planning, audio, lighting, distribution, and editing techniques
Detailed gear lists covering the latest camera, recorder, audio, lighting, and stabilization equipment used in the industry today
Fresh tips on creating video for your target audience and exhibition platform and shooting for the editing process
Insider career advice, including tips on how to get an internship, interviewing, finding a job, and earning a promotion
About the Authors
Robert B. Musburger is a Professor Emeritus and former Director of the School of Communication at The University of Houston. The owner of Musburger Media Services, he has worked for 20 years in professional broadcasting, serving as camera operator, director, producer, and writer.
Michael R. Ogden is a Professor and Director of the Film and Video Studies Program at Central Washington University. He is a member of the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences with over 20 years experience in the television and film industry as a cinematographer, editor, producer-director, and scriptwriter.