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A quick colour enhancement with Sony Vegas of a blown out sky

A quick walk to the local river in between the heavy down pours of rain to see a fast running river and dull over cast sky. A short 45 second film to document the levels of the water – but … Continue reading

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May mayhem of short films and it is not over yet……..

A busy April filming has led to a busy May! 9 short films edited and uploaded to YouTube with 3 films in the editing process plus a family holiday to come. It has got to be my most varied month … Continue reading

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Camera settings and output formats

Introduction I’ve owned a video camera for over 11 years and in those early years it was relatively easy to set up my Canon DV camera, edit in Microsoft Movie Maker and output back to DV tape. In 2004 I … Continue reading

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Image stabilisation

I have tried to make all my video footage to be as steady as possible and minimise panning and zooming mid shot. Most of the time I hand hold my camera using simple techniques like holding close to my body, … Continue reading

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