Filmmaking, Photography and Music – in the arts there is often overlap, and there are a lot of musicians who are passionate about filmmaking who have this burning question in mind – how to shoot a music video?

 Organization is a key factor in successful filmmaking.

A Film Clapboard is known by several names such as, a Clapperboard, Film Slate, Director Slate, Movie Clapboard and several other names.

5 Top Tips to create the best look for your music video

My name is Tony Errico and I’m a sound guy.

Learn the attributes of sound, how we hear, measure and record sound.

If you gather ten sound engineers in a room and ask them what’s the best way to record something, don’t be surprised when you get ten different answers.

Rule #1: Get the Mic as Close as Possible

The most basic rule for recording dialogue is to get the mic as close to the action as possible without being in the shot.

In a perfect world, budgets would be unlimited and you could hire a top-notch sound person for every production.

There are so many other personnel on a set that you will over-see or with whom you will have to interface that it’s useful to know their responsibilities.

As a filmmaker it is important to always be prepared for any situation that may come up during shooting.