Introduction

If everything was properly thought out and prepared ahead of time (and I’m sure it was, now that you’ve read this far), shooting interviews should be the easiest part.

If you’ve got a good crew that you trust, you probably won’t need to worry as much about your sound and picture. However, if your crew is inexperienced or (worse) you just showed your reluctant roommate how to use a mixer or operate the camera the night before, you better keep a close eye on the monitor and ...

Get The Shut Up and Shoot Documentary Guide, 2nd Edition now with O’Reilly online learning.

O’Reilly members experience live online training, plus books, videos, and digital content from 200+ publishers.