F-Stop Academy: DSLR Video On Assignment with Dan Chung (2010) (New Links)
English | 2 Hours | 848x480 | H264 | 25fps 1001kbps | AAC 128kbps | 970MB
Essential DSLR Video training for any photographer who needs to shoot dslr video .
This is the Photographers guide to HD-DSLR Video. Follow International Press photographer and Film maker Dan Chung as he shoots an assignment for video using his Canon 7D and Canon EOS 1D MKIV.
Learn How to shoot a story as a dslr video shooter.
This training is informative, concise and documentary in style so you feel like you are there with Dan every step of the way but the core focus is on clear learning.
Chapter 1 Understanding D-SLR Functions
We look at the core differences and similarities to photography and we spend some time setting up the Canon 1 D Mark IV to shoot in Video Mode.
Chapter 2 Lenses, Focal Length & Crop Factor
Understanding the effect of crop factor has on effective focal length.
Chapter 3 Light control, Picture Styles and using Filters
Dan explains the optimum set ups to give you the most control visually.
Chapter 4 Camera Movement And support for Video
Moving the Camera. All the techniques that are largely specific to shooting video. This is a steep learning curve for photographers but Dan walks you though clearly and concisely.
Chapter 5 Shooting in Low Light
Low light shooting on the 1D Mark IV- This section covers Dan working at night in a Hawker market, demonstrating the incredible low light and resolving capability of the 1D Mark IV
Chapter 6 Basic Audio recording techniques
In a busy restaurant Dan demonstrates 3 separate 'simple' audio recording techniques.
Chapter 7 How to record advanced audio for D-SLR
Recording Advanced Audio, we return to the Hawker market but this time Dan shares his advanced 'Dual Sound system' for recording audio that gives him more control.
Chapter 8 The Pre Assignment Recce
Dan spends 4 hrs scouting the location in advance of the assignment. He walks us through his though processes and how the shoot will differ from a straight stills only shoot.
Chapter 9 Pre Assignment Final Kit Check
Working solo in movie mode requires some extra kit, Dan explains how he breaks down only what he can carry without compromising on quality, selecting the kit to take and why.
Chapter 10 The Assignment
This is a very intimate journey, working side by side with Dan in the thick of a festival with over 1 million devotees, body piercing, rituals and stunning images make this the climax of the training documentary.
Finally we see Dan's finished film.