Alex Lindsay has a unique ability to see around corners when it come to where production, especially for live events, is headed. When the COVID-19 pandemic sequestered us all at home, he did something only Alex would. He threw a learning party and invited everyone in the world.
In the summer of 2014, a crew of first-time film makers traveled to Iceland and shot Bokeh, an independent feature film. Some had production experience, others were raw beginners. All learned a lot about the process of making feature films.
Director is obvious. Cinematographer too. But what exactly does a Producer do? Let’s see if we can answer that.
Your footage does not exist until it exists in at least two other places than the source. Then, and only then, should you reuse source media.
Today, I came across a technology called Hyperlapse from Microsoft that could bring new life to my project. My old footage would likely remain on the shelf because Hyperlapse solves the problem a different way. Have a look.