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4 Best Lighting Strategies For Multi-Camera Production

Lucille Ball and Desi Arnaz didn’t invent multi-camera TV production. But, when they formed Desilu to create the classic TV show I Love Lucy, they saw its incredible potential. Needless to say, there was no looking back!

The Los Angeles Times quoted Bart Andrews, author of The I Love Lucy Book, as saying that Desilu staffed its studio production with quality innovators: Associate producer Al Simon and cinematographer Karl Freund. Continue reading “4 Best Lighting Strategies For Multi-Camera Production”

How To Stage A Multi-Camera Shoot For Streaming Video

It’s easy to fall into the all-too comfortable trap of thinking that live streaming is virtually effortless. After all, it’s live, so you don’t edit the results or worry about splicing the footage together. However, there’s a lot that goes into the setup of a live stream, especially if you’re planning to have multiple cameras involved. Knowing what could happen – along with knowing what to do and what to avoid – could be the difference between a well-organized production and a stream that no one looks at twice.

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