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Seven tips for better smartphone moviemaking

When you’re starting out making videos the best camera is the one you got and these days, most of us carry a smartphone, so it’s the best place to start. Here are seven tips that will get get you off to a good start with smartphone moviemaking.


Set protocol

This is a rough draft of a work-in-progress, please share your comments with me via the contact form on this site. — David Tamés. When you shoot fiction sequences, you will more likely than not work with a crew. Here’s how to coordinate the efforts of your crew to get your shots completed efficiently. The Assistant Director (AD) […]