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Cataloguing Your Digital Footage
Cataloguing Your Digital Footage
Organising your home videos can be a laborious task, but cataloguing software makes the process easier....
Common Mistakes With Home Videos
Common Mistakes With Home Videos
The more common mistakes that are made when filming a home video. Ways in which you can rectify these and learning from your blunders....
Converting Videos to DVD
Converting Videos to DVD
How to get the files you’ve transferred from your camcorder to your PC converted and then burned onto DVD....
Filming On The Beach
Filming On The Beach
How a good beach home movie will always be more effective if you make people and their activities the main focus of your film. Problems you may encounter with the sun…...
How to Conserve Camcorder Battery Power
How to Conserve Camcorder Battery Power
The various things you can do and shouldn’t do to prolong the life of your camcorder’s battery and the importance of getting into the habit of always taking a spare…...
How to Film an Interview
How to Film an Interview
Filming interviews. Useful tips and techniques and how it’s important to understand how to film certain shots in a specific way to create the desired effect as well as…...
Making a Video Blog
Making a Video Blog
How to make a video blog and how to get it noticed. How it’s a good way to share thoughts and opinions with others around the world and other benefits....
Putting Your Video on the Web
Putting Your Video on the Web
The pros and cons of uploading your video onto the web and steps you can take to keep things private. Confidentiality and privacy issues and why people have got into…...
Storing Videos to DVD and Your Computer
Storing Videos to DVD and Your Computer
How to get the video files from your camcorder to your PC and preparing them to be converted and stored on a DVD disk or stored on your PC....
Techniques and Effects For Creating A Scary Movie
Techniques and Effects For Creating A Scary Movie
Useful and simple techniques you can adopt when shooting a scary movie in order to heighten the dramatic effect and create intensity....
Using Your Camcorder: The Basics
Using Your Camcorder: The Basics
What a camcorder consists of and what it is intended to do.The most common reasons people buy camcorders and the ways in which their films can be viewed, manipulated…...
What You Need To Know About Filming in Public Places
What You Need To Know About Filming in Public Places
The rules surrounding shooting a home video in public places and what you might need to do and who to contact if you need to obtain permission....
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