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Dan (Editor - VideoEditingSage.com)


Jul 15, 2018

Oral History: Voices From the Past Preserved for Future Generations

How do you define Oral History in a sentence? Why is an oral history such a great way to capture the past so that future generations can profit from this information? How would you do an oral history project? Find out the answer to this and more here!

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Jun 20, 2018

The Overhead Shot Camera Angle: Give Your Audience the Bird's-Eye View

The overhead shot camera angle view is the scene as shown from directly above the subject. Knowing how to use this shot well can increase the impact of your videos but, you have to be careful how you use it. Learn more about what it is and how to use it here!

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Jun 16, 2018

Camera Angles High-Angle: Give Your Scene More Impact!

Camera angles provide cues as to what the audience should think or feel about the subject or the scene. The high angle camera shot can give the subject the appearance of being smaller, weaker, subservient or in danger. Learn how to effectively use this camera angle here!

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Jun 15, 2018

Camera Angles Dutch Tilt: How to Set a Darker Mood!

The Dutch tilt is both visually and emotionally a very powerful camera angle! If used correctly it can pull your audience's attention in to a scene like no other shot! Learn how to use this unique camera angle here!

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Jun 14, 2018

The Camcorder Zoom Lens: The Swiss Army Knife of Camera Lenses!

A camcorder zoom lens can be one of your keys to successful video production as it gives you the ability to frame your shots quickly, work fast and catch all the action! Here are some tips on how you can use your zoom lens more effectively!

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Jun 13, 2018

Camcorder Features: What They Are and How You Can Use Them?

Camcorder features are an important consideration when you're buying the perfect camera for you! They give you the control you need to get that perfect shot every time! Learn more about how to use them here!

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Jun 13, 2018

Camcorder Light Sensitivity: How to Use the Video Gain Control!

Camcorder light sensitivity is important if you're going to shoot great video in low light. There are several ways to handle low light situations. Using your camcorder's video gain control is one way to shoot better footage in low light. Learn more about using it here!

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Jun 12, 2018

Producing Your Own Business Webinar: It's Easier Than You Think!

Small businesses need to use the personal touch as they seldom have large marketing budgets. If you are a small business, doing your own business webinar is one of the best ways to reach your customers! Here's how one businessperson produces great webinars from home!

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Jun 08, 2018

The Close-Up Camera Shot: Capture Emotion and Action in Detail!

If overused, the close-up camera shot will leave your viewer uncertain as to what they're seeing or what the meaning of the scene is. But, if used well, you can capture emotion and action in detail! Here are some tips on how to use this shot!

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Jun 05, 2018

The Basic Camera Shots: A Quick Overview!

What are the basic camera shots? How do you frame them properly? What effect does a particular camera shot have on your audience? Capture your audiences attention and make an impact with your video by using the shots correctly! Learn more about them here!

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Jun 01, 2018

Flash Memory for Camcorders: Lightweight, Fast and Powerful!

Flash memory for camcorders has revolutionized the industry by making it easy to have smaller more portable cameras that give you more power and reliability than ever before! But, are there disadvantages to using it? Yes! Learn more here!

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May 31, 2018

Stock Photo License Agreements: What Are Your Legal Responsibilities?

What rights do you have when you purchase stock photos? What are your responsibilities in protecting the copyrights of the material? Understanding stock photo license agreements will help you avoid any risk when using stock photos in your video productions! Learn more here!

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May 30, 2018

Stock Video Footage: How to Find the Best Video Footage!

How do you find the best stock video footage for your production? What are the important things to look out for before you download your footage? Finding the best stock video can be the key to completing your video. Here are some tips on how to find the best footage!

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May 28, 2018

Corporate Videos: Does It Make Sense to "Do-It-Yourself"?

You know that corporate videos would help boom your business but, you're operating on a tight budget! Does it make sense to do the video yourself? Here are some of the pros and cons of do-it-yourself corporate videos!

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May 23, 2018

Corporate Video Production: How to Get A Business Video Made!

A corporate video production can reach both your customers and your employees in ways that other media can't! But, how do you get one made? There are three ways to do it! Which is the best way for you and your business? Learn more here!

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May 21, 2018

Common Questions about Pixels and Resolution

What is image resolution? Are pixels square? What is a pixel made of? What do pixels have to do with image resolution? Here are answers to some of the most common questions I get about pixels, resolution and what you should know about them as a photographer or videographer!

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May 19, 2018

The Camcorder Battery: How to Choose the Right One For Your Camera!

The camcorder battery is one of the biggest reasons why a digital video camera so easy to use. But you need to choose the right one as - No Battery Power Equals No Video! Learn more about how to choose the right battery for your digital video camera here!

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May 17, 2018

Camera Image Stabilization: How It Works and Why It Is Important!

Why is camera image stabilization important? Well... Few things are more annoying than watching motion and jitter in a video from camera shake. Read more here about the different types of image stabilization and which one may be best for you!

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May 17, 2018

Camera Image Sensor: How Well Can Your Video Camera Record the Scene?

What type of image sensor do you have in your camera? CCD or CMOS? The size and type of your camera image sensor greatly affects the quality of the image you will get! Be sure you have the right one! Learn more about them here!

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May 12, 2018

Camera Angles Objective and Subjective: Grab your Audience's Attention

By using objective and subjective camera angles you can do the one thing that every film or video maker wants to achieve with his audience... Grab and hold their attention! Learn what these angles are and how to use them here!

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May 11, 2018

Camera Angles Low-Angle: Make Your Subjects Look More Powerful!

The low camera angle shot, if expertly used, can give the impression of the subject being bigger, more powerful or even sinister! A little goes a long way however! Here are some tips on how to use it effectively in your film or video production!

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May 09, 2018

Camera Angles: Understanding the Power of Camera Placement

Camera angles are the physical relationships between the camera and the subject. They are among the most basic and important tools of the videographer and filmmaker. Learn the different types of angles and how you can use them here!

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May 08, 2018

Video Production Camerawork: How to Shoot Great Video Footage!

Do you want to shoot great video footage? Video production camerawork is how you use video composition, camera shots and angles and the video production process to shoot great footage every time! Learn more about it here

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Apr 30, 2018

Camera Angles Eye-Level: How to Get "Personal" With Your Audience!

The eye-level camera angle is the most commonly used camera angle of them all! This angle is the "personal view" and shows the subject as if you're looking them straight in the eye. You have to be careful, however, when you're using this angle! Learn more about it here!

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Apr 20, 2018

Camcorder White Balance: Does Your Camera See Color Correctly?

Why do you need to set the camcorder white balance? Well your eyes adjust automatically to the correct color but sometimes your camera needs just a little bit of help! Learn more about how to set your camera's white balance here!

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Apr 19, 2018

The Camcorder Microphone: Tips for Shooting Video That Can Be Heard!

How do you get the best sound recording when you're shooting video where there's wind noise, traffic, people talking in the background etc. Here are some tips on how to get the best sound quality from your camcorder microphone when you're shooting your video masterpiece!

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Apr 18, 2018

Camcorder Lux Ratings: How Well Does Your Camera "See" in the Dark?

Shooting in low light can be a challenge! How well does your camera see in the dark? Well, your camcorder Lux ratings will tell you how well your camera records when the ambient light is low. Learn more about Lux ratings here!

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Apr 14, 2018

Camcorder DVD and Mini DVD Format: How to Get the Best DVD Performance

The DVD and Mini DVD camera storage media format is great if you want a simple way to process and store your video footage quickly. But, how do you get the best performance from this format? Here are some tips to improve DVD performance!

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Apr 14, 2018

Camcorder DVD and Mini DVD Format: Is This Media Format for You?

The camcorder DVD and Mini DVD format is for you if you want a simple way to store and playback your video footage immediately after shooting it! Learn more here!

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Apr 12, 2018

Camcorder Battery Packs: Finding the Right One for Your Digital Camera

Your camcorder batteries may be the most important component of your digital video camera! You want to have the right type! Remember, No Power Equals No Video! Here is a rundown on the different types of camcorder battery packs and which one may be right for your needs!

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