***Disclosure: I received complimentary samples to facilitate my review. No other compensation was provided and all opinions are 100% honest and have not been influenced in any way.***
With digital SLR cameras becoming more and more popular as replacements for standalone video cameras, this book helps photographers become better videographers and shows videographers how to incorporate DSLRs into their work. The book includes an overview of the DSLR video tools and process and shows how to establish camera settings for effective capture, light a scene, get sound, and achieve the film look. The book also offers the basics on editing footage into a final product using common video editing tools.
Digital SLR Video and Filmmaking for Dummies is designed to help photographers ramp up their video skills, videographers add DSLRs to their toolkits, and amateurs begin shooting their own short films and videos.
- Offers everything needed to shoot, produce, and edit a professional looking videos using DSLR video equipment
- Written for both professional photographers and videographers and those just starting out
- Includes the steps for applying information to a film project, including developing a screenplay, approaching shooting like a cinematographer, and directing
- Contains a walkthrough of common video projects including making a music video, a wedding video, and video greeting card
I cannot wait till I finally have a Digital SLR camera. I will definitely be using the advice given in this book to make plenty of video reviews! Or Holiday videos...Or family movies...The possibilities are truly endless! I would definitely recommend Digital SLR Video and Filmmaking for Dummies to anyone who wants to learn how to make their videos the best that they can possibly be!