Date: 17th & 18th August
Our brief was to shot a 2 - 3 minute promo for training staff how to demonstrate Kenwood products. It will be shown globally to staff. Predominatly auto-cue Piece to camera (PTC) using a Canon 5D camera.
These are the lenses we used on the shoot:
50mm focal (Macro) lens - Wider focal length (wider shot) good for C/U
75-300mm - Zoom lens, Slower optics - needs good light: 4 - 5.6 on apperture. Good focal length
24-70mm - (Kit lens) Good stock lens
50mm - Good cheap all rounder (£350)
During the shoot:
> Multiple ECU and C/Us of attachements of products
> Multiple Tracking shots of products and logos
> Audio from Sony XD EX, me and the other assistant noted down timecodes, takes numbers and durations.
> MD of Kendwood did a PTC for a conference in Italy.
3 way lighting used:
1. Chimera Soft box, Arri 800watt. Point lighting set up.
2. Bouncing a 2000watt Arri off the ceiling to diffuse the light.
3. Back light with blue to cool down.