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  1. Kevin Alexander

    How have you changed while b-roll.net FORUM has been on hiatus?

    I love working in commercial production, but there is still one thing that I enjoy more than anything else... The rare occasion when I get to go out on my own for a few hours and get some b-roll of the city for some project we are working on. Anytime I can get out, just me and my camera and...
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    Scary what you can do with a phone.

    Nice. We have a DJI Mavic Pro that we use for our drone work, but honestly we don't fly it a lot. We actually use it more as a gimbal. We have a tray that the drone folds up and fits in, phone sits in the top of the tray, and it has handles on the sides. It makes for a pretty good gimbal. And...
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    How have you changed while b-roll.net FORUM has been on hiatus?

    Yeah, that's when I'm OK with them as well. We shoot interviews in 4K now. I'm not super concerned if going from a wide to tight framing has a bit of a jump cut. If it's really distracting then I won't use it. But I used to get super critical and want to make sure their facial expressions...
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    How have you changed while b-roll.net FORUM has been on hiatus?

    Good question... 1. The first and most obvious thing is that I'm no longer in news. I left a little over 10 years ago, and now work in commercial production. It took me a long time to get used to the stylistic differences between shooting news and shooting commercials... Actually directing...
  5. Kevin Alexander

    Where were you?

    I just looked at my profile, and saw that I joined in early 2002. Wow. I was less than 6 months into my first job... KTAL in Shreveport, LA. Where were you back then? Kevin Alexander
  6. Kevin Alexander

    Yay its back

    Nice. Really like the new layout.
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