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Shoot interviews like a pro, ALONE (full guide)

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Rent my filmmaking Starter Kit at BorrowLenses (save 20% on your first order w/ code "SSC20"): Learn to write and shoot your own crowd-pleasing short film in 30 days! (only 15 spots left) Gear rental list for a full 2-camera interview setup on a budget: - GH5 Camera (x2): [] - Dummy battery (x2): [] - Zoom Lens (x2): [] - Tripod (x2): [] - SD Card (x2): [] - Variable ND Filter (optional): [] - Panasonic XLR Adapter: [] - Light: [] - Softbox: [] - Reflector: [] - Light Stand: [] - Boom Pole Bundle: [] - Wireless Mic Set: [] Subscribe for more videos to improve your storytelling through film. Get my weekly Patreon videos: Get my Simple Film Production Binder (free) - Instagram: The best stock music (get 2 months free): Favorite templates & stock assets ($50 off annual plan): My current filmmaking gear: Main Camera/Lens - B-roll Camera - Camera Monitor/Recorder - Editing Laptop - Data Storage - Tripod - Microphone - Sound Recorder - My desk setup- Business inquiries: About me: I've been making short films for 20 years, starting at age 11. I directed my first feature film, Bad is Bad, in 2010. Made for only $6,000, the film went on to reach over 7 million views and garner critical acclaim. More recently, my short film, Will "The Machine", screened and won awards at film festivals around the world. Released online in 2019, it reached over 1 million views in just a month. I also work as a video editor, cutting ads for clients such as Apple, Netflix, and Beats by Dre. DISCLAIMER: Links in this description might be affiliate links. If you purchase a product with the links that I provide, I may receive a small commission at no additional charge to you. 00:00 Introduction 00:22 Picking Camera Gear 05:28 Picking Lighting Gear 06:22 Picking Audio Gear 08:29 Total Cost of Rentals 10:15 Choosing the Interview Location 13:29 Gear Prep Day 14:12 Shoot Day & Framing A and B Cams 17:49 Lighting 18:57 Sound (Shotgun Mic) 20:22 B Cam Tweaks 21:13 Sound (Wireless Lav Mic) 22:07 Interviewing Technique 23:48 Results

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