I am always faced with the situation of trying to explain how my camera works; either because someone wants to borrow it for a church video shoot or I am training someone on the video team.
Most times it’s something like this:
We need to do this video for next week and we know how busy you are, so can we just borrow the camera?
Therefore most times I am giving the 5 minute edition of camera fundamentals, how bad can it be? Anyone can do it, right? Ok, maybe I am a bit too easy in loaning my camera out, but hey its for a good cause!
But if you’ve been in this situation (or it’s starting to happen to you) then here are a few pointers that I always seem to mention…