If you ever have a freelance job or have clients that end up becoming a nightmare, chances are that you share a good deal of the blame for not planning and communicating everything properly at the start. Almost anything that becomes a source of extra work or expenses on a freelance gig will most likely be something that you failed to think through and/or communicate clearly to your clients beforehand. Make absolutely sure that you and your clients are on the same page before a single frame of video is ever shot. The following items should be discussed in conversations and emails beforehand and appear in any estimate or contract that you present so that you don’t end up doing 30 extra hours of unplanned ...

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