Award Winning Workshops presents Secrets of the Masters, a comprehensive DVD video workshop focusing on Advanced Studio Camera Techniques. This workshop/training video explores the creative and technical use of the studio pedestal camera in the television studio environment. Your instructor will walk you through a comprehensive studio camera and pedestal set-up (building and balancing), using a Sony BVP-375 studio camera, and Vinten Quartz II pedestal. Learn the importance of mastering the technical skills necessary to compose shots for talk shows, fashion shows, music videos, and drama shoots.
Uncover the secrets behind successful studio camera work by tuning in to the "tips and tricks" utilized by workshop instructor Juan Berrera in his many years working in the broadcast industry. His camera experience on projects as varied as the Academy Awards, National Geographic Explorer, MTV Unplugged, VH-1, and many others establishes him as an expert camera instructor for this Award Winning Workshop.
This DVD Video Workshop Covers
- Camera set-up - your instructor will run through camera and pedestal set-up using a Sony BVP-375 hard camera, Canon (studio-configuration) lens, Vinten Quartz II pedestal w/Vector 70 pan/tilt head
- Prepare a meeting with the director - discover her/his style, and learn the logic behind shot assignment
- Safety Procedures related to the gear
- Explore Shot Design
- Shot Composition
- Rehearsing the Shot
- Breaking the Rules
- Tips & Tricks