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How to Film Films with Filmmaking with Ryan Connolly

By: Ryan Connolly

July 21, 2015

Join filmmaker Ryan Connolly, from YouTube's popular "Film Riot," on a journey through making movies, as he helps out a fellow filmmaker remember what to do.

In this four part series, Ryan explains:

  • Choosing the right camera for the project
  • Pre-production setup and assembling a shot composition
  • How shutter and aperture affect light
  • Three-point lighting setup
  • How sound is a key part of a film and the basics of shotgun mics


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