How to Use Movement Effectively in Your Travel Video
Video can take your viewers to the heart of the action and make your
audience feel like they’re there themselves. It’s easier to record great travel videos than
ever before, but few people really know how to capture video beyond hitting the
Your footage should be as steady as possible. If you watch
films and television shows, you’ll notice that the camera generally isn’t moving very
much, if at all. Instead, professionals find ways to incorporate movement in
the shot, for example, cars, and people walking within the frame. This creates
energy and interest rather than it being more like a photograph
In this lesson you’ll learn how to use your body and environment
when you’re shooting hand held. We’ll look at image stabilisation, when not to
use zoom, and how to pan and tilt.
If you found this video useful, then check out the
full course: How
to Record Better Travel Videos. Learn how to
record compelling travel videos that people will want to watch and share, maybe
even buy. The course looks which camera to choose, how to compose shots, capturing
audio and how use video for its strengths to tell a story.
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