Well, the guys at Vimeo seem to think it’s EASY to edit things.
Check it out:
Now, being a good editor (choosing the right shots, and pacing of the cuts, etc.) takes practice and some creative juice, so get going!
And oh yeah, organize your footage, like they say, and triple upvote on the “backup your footage” note.
OK, here’s another one of Vimeo’s fabulous video school videos!
Highly technical, these crazy nutters are suggesting things like, um, making sure your camera batteries are charged, cleaning your camera lens, and GASP planning your shots!!! OMG!!! Check it out!
Ahead of Produce This’ formal launch in January 2011 (by the end of the month, I promise!), I just found that Vimeo is putting out a series of videos called Video 101!
The things they’re featuring are a lot more basic than the stuff we’ll be covering in-depth on Produce This, so these are a great complement to the videos we’re making here, but their videos are a great introduction to some of the more basic, basics, as it were.