DIY Video Production for Beginners
Teaching Pro Techniques for Amateur Videomakers
What you will learn
Setting up the Camera
Simple Lighting with What's Available
How to use a Teleprompter
How to Write a Natural Sounding Scrip
How to Prepare Your Messaging
How to Select the Right Background
How to Capture Quality Audio
How to Prepare for Your Performance
How to Use B-roll to Fix Mistakes
How to Source and Edit Stock Footage
How to Create Powerful Sequences of B-roll for Maximum Impact
Learn How to Create Your Own B-roll
If you're starting to make your own videos then this course is a powerful tool to help you produce polished, professional-looking videos.
In fact, it's two courses combined into one focusing on filming the PERFECT PIECE TO CAMERA and embracing the POWER OF B-ROLL - two important techniques you can use to produce professional-looking videos.
If you're a speaker, author, coach, teacher, mentor, or small business-owner this is THE COURSE for you!
This course will help you answer the following questions:
"What’s the message of my video?”
“How do I write my script?”
“Do I have enough light?”
“Do I have the right equipment?”
“Where will I film?"
"What background do I use?”
“How do I match my brand?”
“What’s my Call-to-Action?”
"How can I cover my mistakes?"
"How can I use visuals to tell more powerful stories?"
PTC 101: 7 Steps to Producing the Perfect Piece to Camera
In PTC 101, we focus on exactly what you need to know to start making videos that position you at the pro level! It’s practical and fun learning that cuts through the technical-mumbo-jumbo so you can concentrate on being creative and having fun creating your videos.
Even if you’re already working with a professional video crew or experienced videographer, this course will help you better prepare so you can get the absolute most out of your next video shoot. In the world of video production proper preparation saves time, money, and embarrassment!
PTC 101 will show you how to CONNECT, INSPIRE and IMPACT YOUR AUDIENCE!
Here's what we cover:
Step #1 How to Prepare Your Script
Cut down on confusion and bad messaging when you learn how to get clear with your scripts. We’ll introduce you to the script elements you need to make a great video, teach you how outline your script, and provide you with tips on how to write a natural sounding script.
Or if you want to ad-lib your message, we’ll show you some tricks of the trade the pros use for making it up as you go without looking like you’re making it up as you go.
Step #2 How to Pick the Right Background
We’ll teach you what to look for when selecting your background, what types of backgrounds are available, and how to create settings that will keep your audience interested.
Step #3 How to Set-up Your Camera & Lighting
You don’t need a lot of fancy equipment. We’ll show you how to create great shots with equipment you may already have access to.
Step #4 How to Capture Quality Audio
Sound is usually the last thing everyone thinks about when making videos, but the true professional understands just how important audio is to your piece to camera. We’ll show you how to make sure you’re getting the best audio you can get for your video.
Step #5 Prepare for Your Performance
Everyone hates to see him or herself on-screen, and for some being on camera means high levels of anxiety. But once you’ve learned how to prepare for your perfect Piece-to-Camera, you’ll feel a lot more comfortable with the whole process. These are pro tips that you would not get from your local classified’s videographer.
Step #6 How Use a Teleprompter
In this lesson, we’ll teach you the tricks professional presenters use to make sure they give a perfect presentation – without having to memorize their script!
Step #7 How to Cover Your Mistakes with B-roll or Graphics
We’ll teach you how to use it to cover up mistakes and how to dress up your Perfect Piece-to-camera for greater impact on your viewer. Plus, we’ll show you how to use graphics to enrich your teaching or speaking and create a more powerful learning experience.
Which transitions to the Second Section:
B-Roll 101: 7 Tips to a Killer Video
We all know ACTIONS speak louder than WORDS.
People are more likely to remember 80% of what they saw over 25% of what they heard.
Using B-Roll in your videos increases ENGAGEMENT with your viewers. When your viewers are more engaged with your videos you'll have a HIGHER CONVERSION RATE for what you're aiming to achieve through your videos. This means:
- Selling More Product or Services
- Landing More Clients
- Ensuring the Transformation of Your Clients Through Your Course or Content
- Charging Higher Prices
Plus, adding B-Roll to your videos increases their production value, which increases your brand value, which allows you to charge more.
Whether you’re an experienced videographer using high-end gear, or a hobbist making videos with your smartphone, our B-Roll 101: 7 Tips for a Killer Video course is going to have an enormous impact on your videos, and therefore your business!
Here's what we cover:
Tip #1 How to Use Stock Footage
Tip #2 How to Shoot Your Own B-roll
Tip #3 How to Add Close-ups
Tip #4 How to Add Product Shots
Tip #5 How to Add Reaction Shots
Tip #6 How to Create Sequences
Tip #7 How to Use B-roll Sound
Includes: Video and Reference Guide
To help your video shoots goes even better, faster, and smoother we're adding our CREATIVE BRIEF FORM, LOCATION SCOUT CHECKLIST, and our PRODUCTION TOOLKIT.
Plus, we've thrown in a bunch of VIDEO HACKS to help you improve your production skills.
It's all about helping you create videos with with more impact and less stress!
So click the button on this page and join us for DIY Video Production for Beginners