What Are Lower Thirds?

What Are Lower Thirds?

A lower third is the general term used to describe the text that appears during video when you first see someone. It usually includes there name and/or their job title and company. Why is it called a lower third? Traditionally lower thirds appear consistently in the...
What is a shot list?

What is a shot list?

Shoots can be expensive but more importantly highly pressured. You have a set amount of time to get all the footage that you might possibly need in the edit. How can you make sure you have everything? A shot list. The shot list A shot list is actually a very simple...
How To Get The Most Out Of Storyboards?

How To Get The Most Out Of Storyboards?

Whatever kind of video you are making a good storyboard can make sure that everyone is on the same page. A storyboard clearly shows the final sequence of a video allowing directors to plan shots and stakeholders to agree. Why storyboards matter? You have an idea for a...
What is B-roll?

What is B-roll?

One of the secrets to a successful film shoot, regardless of topic, industry, product, service or style is b-roll. If you want video that looks professional and better engages an audience you need to be making the most of this not-so-secret secret. What is B-roll?...