How To Shoot A Wedding Video

Communicate well with client

wedding video tipsIf you want to make sure that you are able to shoot the perfect kind of wedding video for the bride and groom who hired you, the first step that you will need to deal with would be to communicate well with them in the first place. Find out what they would like to do and what they would like to happen in the wedding video. You need to know if there is any kind of so try board that you will need to compose or follow through on. If they would like to go with a theme, you will need some kind of info about that as well as much as possible. The long and short of it is that you will need to establish certain things about the wedding video mechanics with your clients even way before the shooting process starts. This is because when it all comes down to it, what you are trying to do is to give life to what they have envisioned to do during their wedding and you need to make sure that it comes out just like so in the wedding video that you end up producing. You need to be pretty much on the same page with them all across the board because misunderstandings will lead to you making all fo the wrong decisions during the wedding video filming process. This is the worst kind of mistake possible because you will not be able to go back to the moments during the wedding and re-shoot them because the moments have already passed and you captured them wrong and there isn’t anything you can do about it anymore.

Move fast as much as possible.

If people are walking fast, you need to walk just as fast or even faster while all at the same time making sure that you get to shoot the best possible wedding video in the process. You need to be there and to be able to position yourself in all of the right spots before the moments even happen because you need the best possible kind of view angle available when you are shooting a wedding video. Keep your gear light. Only carry what you need at that very moment and try to set down the rest of the gear that you don’t. Weddings require long hours and you will be filming for hours and hours. You need to make sure that will be able to really reserve your energy enough for you to last all throughout the wedding. You need to pace yourself and you need to keep yourself fresh and alert because you will be thinking about the composition of the wedding video Newcastle all throughout the wedding.

Audio is also something that is extremely important in the shooting of a wedding video.

No matter how great the video is, it will all be for nothing if the audio is missing or messed up. Make sure that you have external recorders prepared so that you have some sort of backup for your audio inputs. If the couple hired a DJ, you should talk to the DJ and see if you can use his soundboard as another form of backup.

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