Category Archives: Video

Innovative Approaches to “Person on the Street” Video

Being 12 (WNYC)* Fifty People, One Question: New Orleans (50 people, 1 question) What do you know about Pope Francis and his trip to Philly? (BillyPenn) A Conversation on Race (NYTimes.com) * Ask Me: What LGBTQ Students Want Their Professors to Know (Chronicle … Continue reading

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Beginner video editing tutorials for Final Cut Pro X and Adobe Premiere Pro

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Shooting Sequences

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Essential Rules for Shooting and Editing Video

Shooting: 1. Make sure you are getting good sound. Video is 51 percent audio. 2. Get steady shots. Use a tripod when possible. 3. Get more interviews than you think you need. At least two are required for assignment. 4. … Continue reading

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Basics of Kodak Zi8 video camera

Find the following on the Kodak Zi8 (or your own camera) and figure out how to use them ____ ON button ____ USB connector ____ SD card. Make sure you have one. ____ DC-in Charging Jack ____ External Mic Jack … Continue reading

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Group Video Project

Rough Cut due Monday, Nov. 24 in class Final due Wednesday, Nov. 26 at 12:30 Worth 15 points (20 percent off for late work) Post to njsouthboundroughdraftwordpress.com by the end of class.

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How to Export Video and Still Image for Video Project

In Final Cut Pro X 1. To export your video Add Export File Destination (you only have to do this once on your computer File>Share >Add Destination Drag the icon for Export File to the menu on the left Close … Continue reading

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Planning, Reporting, Shooting and Editing Your Video

STEPS TO VIDEO PROJECT 1. Research story ideas 2. Make contacts, visit location 3. Storyboard the shots you want to get 4. Prep your equipment 5. Shoot your project 6. Transcribe interviews 7. Edit Audio (in this order) -interviews -natural … Continue reading

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Assignment 4: Group Video Project

NOTE: NEW INFO ON HOW TO SUBMIT YOUR VIDEO PROJECT Video projects are due by 6 p.m. on Friday, April 25. To make it easier to send and share the video projects, please do the following: 1. Video file – … Continue reading

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Breaking down a video story shot by shot

NewsWorks.org Kensington Kinetic Sculpture Derby Video: Shot-by-shot The video consists of: 23 shots (close, medium, and wide) 4 sound bites from 4 different people Sound bite  1 – 51 sec Sound bite 2 – 19 sec Sound bite 3 – … Continue reading

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