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This introductory module is an outstanding overview of basic shooting techniques when using a digital camera.  Applicable in news gathering, documentary or film production, learn techniques on how to properly shoot footage on location.


  • 8:30 video that takes you through basic shooting techniques
  • Complete resource guide


  • How to properly rehearse actors and the camera before rolling
  • The importance of padding each shot
  • Safety takes
  • Zooming, when and when not to use this technique
  • Recording ambient sound
"Finally... a complete resource for independent filmmakers! Thank you, Jason Tomaric for succinctly compiling all the most pertinent and useful information so that when my memory needs jogging, help is just a click away! Your generosity in sharing your success formula is so refreshing."
   - Amina Fakir, Producer