Shooting a Professional Social Media Video

On one hand, I am teaching businesses to shoot and edit their own social media videos. On the other hand, businesses are hiring me to shoot their social media videos.

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We all know we need videos on social media if we want our business to thrive. There is no escape. You need to ride the Facebook wave.

If I am making a social media video for my own business, I would use my iPhone. I recommend you to use your smartphone too. Smartphones get the job done faster than using cameras and computers.

However this time, I am being paid to shoot someone else’s social media video.

I can use my iPhone, but the one coming out with the money will not accept it.

So here’s what I have packed. It’s scripted and it involves live models on location.

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  • Panasonic HMC151
  • Velbon tripod
  • Tripod Dolly Wheels
  • Standing Lights x2
  • Birkley hard case luggage

Back ups:

  • Sony MC50
  • LEDGO LED portable light
  • Sennhiesser G2 Wireless microphone

Feel free to comment and ask questions.

Adrian Lee
www.VIDEOLANE.com

 

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