Creating a Modern, Cinematic Documentary with Soul Staff Pick

Dandan Liu, Documentary Filmmaker & Cinematographer

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51 Lessons (1h 48m)
    • 1. Course Intro

      1:51
    • 2. Intro to Preproduction

      0:51
    • 3. What Makes a Good Subject?

      1:57
    • 4. PreInterview

      1:46
    • 5. Preobservations

      1:16
    • 6. Interview Questions

      2:34
    • 7. Location Scouting

      2:33
    • 8. Shot List

      2:30
    • 9. Scheduling

      1:19
    • 10. Preproduction Recap

      0:48
    • 11. Intro to Production

      0:44
    • 12. Intro to Audio

      1:11
    • 13. Audio Equipment

      2:06
    • 14. Recording Space

      1:19
    • 15. Essential Audio Tricks

      1:39
    • 16. Interview Ground Rules

      1:32
    • 17. Interview Tips

      5:38
    • 18. Intro to Cinematography

      1:27
    • 19. Using Natural Light

      3:09
    • 20. Tripod

      0:53
    • 21. Composition

      1:54
    • 22. Intro to Exposure

      1:15
    • 23. Exposure 5 step method

      1:50
    • 24. Aputure

      2:58
    • 25. ISO

      1:13
    • 26. ND Filters

      0:52
    • 27. Exposure Recap

      0:29
    • 28. Shooting

      0:22
    • 29. Production Recap

      4:16
    • 30. Intro to Editing

      0:24
    • 31. Transferring Files

      1:44
    • 32. Writing a Transcript

      0:41
    • 33. Paper Edit

      0:55
    • 34. Editing Case Study

      0:44
    • 35. The Premiere Pro Interface

      1:09
    • 36. Importing Footage

      3:21
    • 37. Setting Up A Sequence

      1:02
    • 38. Placing Clips on Timeline

      2:07
    • 39. Syncing Audio with Video

      1:42
    • 40. Making Cuts

      3:31
    • 41. Adding B Roll

      6:08
    • 42. Adding Music Magic to Video

      4:19
    • 43. Cutting Music

      3:54
    • 44. Adding Transitions

      4:19
    • 45. Leveling Your Audio

      4:07
    • 46. Export!

      1:49
    • 47. Bonus: Ken Burns Effect

      2:49
    • 48. Bonus: Adding Titles

      2:17
    • 49. Bonus: Warp Stabilizer

      1:43
    • 50. "Monburan Micki" Final Version

      6:22
    • 51. Course Conclusion

      1:08
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