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Video Camera Tutorials

Camera Work - Beginner Level
A 6-page introductory tutorial suitable for the absolute beginner.
Shots & Framing
A guide to the standard shot types.
How to use the manual focus, plus information about back-focus, depth of field, etc.
Iris & Exposure
How to use the manual iris to set the correct exposure.
How and when to use the shutter.
Tips on effective zooming, and alternative ways to get the same effect.
White Balance
How to perform a white balance to set the correct colours.
How to choose the correct tripod and use it effectively.
How to set up and use a camera viewfinder correctly.
Quick guide to common filter types and functions.