Welcome to your central source for making great videos.
Below you will find a series of videos and tutorials that will help you with your storytelling and camera work.
The StoryGuide YouTube Channel has playlists focused on specific video production topics you may also find helpful.
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MAKE A SOFTLIGHT: A quick and easy way to create a softlight for great interview lighting.
|FLIP CAM: Bloggies, Playtouch and Flip: Getting the most from your pocket camera. How to shoot with your Flip-style camera.||PROTECT YOUR CAMERA FROM RAIN & SNOW: Here’s a simple way to keep you camera dry when the weather turns foul.||EDITING WITH PREMIER ELEMENTS: Get started editing with Adobe’s Premier Elements. This is the first of a 3-part series. Part 2 Part 3||SKIP THE CAMERA FILTERS: Shoot your footage without the color and effects available in your camera. Shoot it clean and add the effects in editing.|
Using Your Camera: Production Tips
iMovie Help Topics
|iMovie interface map|
|Getting Started – Tutorial|
|Importing Video Files – Tutorial|
|Making the First Edit – Tutorial|
|Trimming Your Edit – Tutorial|
|Managing iMovie Audio – Tutorial|
|iMovie Transitions and Dissolves – Tutorial|
|iMovie Filters and Video Effects – Tutorial|
Sony Movie Studio | Sony Vegas Help Topics
|Capturing Video to Sony Vegas Movie Studio – Tutorial|
|Making your first edit in Sony Vegas Movie Studio – Tutorial|
|Managing Video Tracks and Layers in Vegas Movie Studio – Tutorial|
|Adding and Changing Transitions in Vegas Movie Studio – Tutorial|
|Adding Titles, Captions & Credits in Vegas Movie Studio – Tutorial|
|Adding Visual Effects in Sony Vegas Movie Studio – Tutorial|
|Creating Speed Effects (Slo motion | Speed ramp | Freeze frame) – Tutorial|
|Publishing your movie with Sony Vegas Movie Studio – Tutorial|
Encoding. Screen Capture and Distribution Topics
|Screen Capture with Expression 3 – Tutorial|
|Encoding with QuickTime – Tutorial|
|Encoding Large Files with Windows Media Encoder – Tutorial|
|Using MPEG StreamClip – Tutorial|