Award Winning Workshops presents Secrets of the Masters, a comprehensive DVD video workshop focusing on Advanced Jimmy-Jib Arm Techniques. This workshop/training video explores the creative and technical use of the Jimmy-Jib camera crane in the television studio environment. Your instructor will walk you through a comprehensive camera crane set-up (building and balancing), using a Stanton Jimmy-Jib Triangle Arm, and a Sony BVP-90IS camera. Learn the importance of mastering the technical skills necessary to compose shots for talk shows, fashion shows, music videos, drama and event shooting.
Uncover the secrets behind successful Jimmy-Jib camera crane work by tuning in to the "tips and tricks" utilized by workshop instructor Anthony Lenzo in his many years working in the broadcast industry. His camera experience on projects as varied as the Summer Olympics, Rosie O'Donnell, Riki Lake, ESPN Winter X Games, MTV, VH-1, to rock concerts for performers like Bruce Springstein, The Rolling Stones, and many others establishes him as an expert Jimmy-Jib Arm instructor for this Award Winning Workshop.
This DVD Video Workshop Covers
- Camera Crane Set-up - Your instructor will walk you through building and balancing, electronics set-up and configuration, cabling, and modifications using a Stanton Jimmy-Jib Triangle Arm, Sony BVP-90IS broadcast camera, and Fujinon 8.5 x 5.5 wide angle lens
- Prepare a meeting with the director - discover her/his style, and learn the logic behind shot assignment
- Safety Procedures related to the gear
- Multiple Camera Shoots
- Explore Shot Design
- Shot Composition
- Rehearsing the Shot
- Breaking the Rules
- Pros and Cons
- Tips & Tricks