Despite years in the biz, we firmly believe today is always a good day to learn something. We’ll often watch/ and read about things we already know how to do in hopes of picking up simple tricks that might have alluded us. Here are a couple of tutorials we’ve enjoyed recently.
Zooming vs. Moving the camera: What’s the difference? is the latest addition to Vimeo’s excellent Video Film School. It’s even got lasers! The title is pretty self-explanatory, watch and learn.
Next up is a quick edit tutorial: The Same Day Edit.
This one comes via the Canon Digital Learning Center. It focuses on
How do you shoot, edit, and tell a meaningful story when it’s a race against the clock? [by] finding the mini-stories, soundtrack selection, and how to generally speed up your editing.
Schools in! If you’ve got a little cash in your budget for learning, Lynda.com is a resource we use for in depth tutorials on just about any software relevant to your video workflow.