What do I need to know about shooting video footage?

Many of us have shot video footage informally in the past. But, if you’re trying to shoot video for a project, there are a few questions that you should ask yourself… Environment Sound. Am I shooting in a quiet place, so that the only audio I’m recording is the audio I want to be recording? (Because it…

Plan your media project

Perhaps unsurprisingly, it turns out that people generally make better projects when they plan ahead. Depending on the scope of your project, it may require more or less planning ahead — some of the steps listed below might be skipped over for shorter, more informal projects: Make an outline… in fact, ideally you would write a…

Show a series of movies using Keynote or Powerpoint

Want to show a series of movies for a presentation? Inserting the movie files into Keynote or Powerpoint slides will enable you to seamlessly progress through the series of movies by advancing through the slides. Here’s how: Keynote: In the File menu choose New In the Theme Chooser you may like to select a black…