Intermediate Video Production

SKU: Class161a
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Our Price: $129.00

Intermediate Video Production

In this course, we introduce intermediate concepts and techniques for shooting video with a DSLR or Mirrorless camera. Targeted at intermediate videographers and anyone interested in shooting better video, this course covers intermediate cinematography topics.

Topics Covered

• Intermediate Storytelling and Storyboarding
• Creative Frame Rates
• Video Formats
• Shutter Speed, Aperture, ISO in relation to video
• Focusing in Video
• Advanced Audio Capturing with External Mics or Wireless Lavs
• Lighting Considerations/Off Camera Lighting
• Stabilization Options when Filming
• IntermediateConcepts of Editing
• Adding Music to your Videos

Required Equipment

• Camera - DSLR or Mirrorless that records video
• A fully charged battery
• A freshly formatted memory card
• Note-taking supplies
• Tripod


This course is geared towards those who have attended the Basic Video class at Precision camera or have the equivalent skill set in videography. The concepts covered assume you are a photographer and understand intermediate photography concepts as well as have been shooting or understand basic concepts of videography.

Schedule and Format

This is a hands-on and excursion-based class. The first three hours of class are spent in the Precision Camera classroom covering the topics outlined above. The last two hours of class are spent off-site with models shooting video and putting the concepts into practice, asking questions and receiving one-on-one guidance.

If you arrive to the class and find the store closed, please head to the auxiliary door on the north side of the building and ring the doorbell. Someone will come to let you in the building.

About the Instructor

Todd White specializes in fashion, portrait and commercial photography/videography. He has photographed with many country artists including Carrie Underwood, Luke Bryan, Miranda Lambert and George Strait. A selection of these photos have been published in People and Country Weekly magazines. Other commercial work has been published in Vogue, British Vogue, the Wall Street Journal and Texas Highways. Other commercial clients include Altar'd State, Facebook, Pinterest and Neiman Marcus. Todd has videography and editing experience in fashion and commercial projects. He has shot/edited spots for Austin Area Chevy, The Alamo in San Antonio, City of Georgetown and Rudy's BBQ. He is the Director of Media for Fashion X and Producer and Videographer for the Daytripper TV show on PBS. 

Please review our class cancellation policy below.  

Class Cancellations

Standard Classes
You can cancel a class registration up to two business days before the class begins and receive a full refund except for with some special classes and events such as the Mock Wedding and excursions. See below for more information.

If you register for a class that we hold on a regular basis, and do not show up for the class, you will be rescheduled one time. Once rescheduled, if you do not show up for a class, your payment will be forfeited.

Minimum Enrollment
Each class needs a minimum number of students to enroll before the class can “make.” If the minimum enrollment has not been met two business days before the class begins, the class will be cancelled. All students who enrolled in the class will be notified by telephone or email, and may transfer to a different class or be issued a refund (see refund procedure). We encourage all students to enroll as soon as registration begins. Please check your phone and email messages, including your SPAM.

Unless otherwise stated, class refunds are only issued to customers that provide notice to the store that they would like a refund no later than two business days prior to the class. Refunds will not be issued to customers who sign up for a class but fail to attend.

How to Reschedule or Cancel a Class
Please contact the store at 512-467-7676 or email to cancel a class. Class cancellations or requests to be rescheduled that are sent through other channels, such as Facebook or messages, will not be honored. Please note that class refunds are only issued during business hours, Monday through Friday.


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