Your portraiture has it’s own lighting style, signature color look, and overall flavor that’s all yours. You may have taken years to perfect it. Now that you are preparing for shooting “Talking Portraits” using video mode, your look needs to go with you!
In this vlog post I want to show you how to use some of the powerful and easy in-camera settings at your fingertips to make your photo and video look like you shot it… but without the painful process of video editing post-production. Why spend hours adding layers of styling flavor in a video editor when the smarter photographers setup their cameras to apply the filters while it’s being made?
Using a Lumix GH2 / GH3 and a Fuji XE1 camera to shoot some real life examples, take a look as I show video footage direct from the camera with zero post processing that ranges from smooth color negative film simulations…to creamy black and white…to the bold snappy colors you normally see in my vlog posts.
Since “Talking Portraiture” is a BIG part of profitable hybrid photography, why not let one of the ShootSmarter Hybrid Heroes show you examples on how you can get your camera to do most of the work for you. Shoot smarter instead of harder and enjoy importing video files with your style and flavor that need no “corrections” at all.
Will Crockett, commercial hybrid photographer, photo technology developer, and webTV personality is focused on learning how to master hybrid imaging. The skillful blend of photo+video+audio is clearly the future of photography, but how do we shoot and shape and share and sell these hybrid "eProducts"? Dunno, but with Will Crockett as the technical genius and unstoppable force behind this transition from shooting still photos into creating pictures with depth and dimension we will surely figure it out! : )
Will is an open, honest, bright guy that shares what he learns here on this website about hybrid, eProducts, mirrorless cameras, and all the wonderful software tools that allow us to make better, smarter images for share or the sell.
For years, non-pro photographers and pros alike have seen Will's videos, gone to his fun live events, and learned how to be a smarter photographer.
Take a look at Will's current (and classic) images at willcrockett.pro, his consulting work for clients big and small at CrockettCo.com, and the great info on hybrid eProducts and mirrorless cameras on hybridphoto.pro, and of course his premium videos at thephotochannel.pro.
Will is credited with the construction of the Lumix Luminary talent team, and the Fujifilm Elite Talent team, and is our "coach" of the Hybrid Heroes.