Video Production Process
Video production is a process that involves the making of the film or any recorded video work. They are namely be documentaries, films, reality shows, musicals and many more. The video production process needs a lot of time, money and strength. It involves the work of a few professionals working together towards a certain goal. The videos recorded can either be based on a script or not but they must have a clear storyline. The video crew are the professionals who take part in the video production process but do not appear in front of the camera. Those who appear in front of the camera are known as actors. The three stages of video production process are namely pre production process, production process and the post production process.
The pre production process is the first stage of video production. This is the stage that comes before the production actually starts as the name suggests. It usually involves a lot of preparations and it is only the top crew members that are involved here. They include the producers, set designer, production manager, director, script writer and many others. The kind of work done here is usually looking for the script, finding a producers who will sponsor the project, scouting for the location, conducting a research about the film, casting the actors, building the required set etc. After the pre production stage is done then they will prepare for the production stage using a shooting schedule to be released.
It is the production process that is the second process of video production. It is at this stage that the video is shot during a certain period of time. It will involve going out to the set location, putting your actors in front of the camera and finally bringing the film to life. In cases of reality shows, you will just leave your camera in the location to record the live events. Raw footages is the name used to refer to the recorded videos being that they contain even the unwanted parts. Itisinthis process that the crew and actors are involved and need lots of time. When the video shooting process is done then the productin stage ends. They finally get to move to the post production stage.
At the post production process, it is also only the top crew members that are involved. It involves producers, directors and even editors. The editors are always the main people who make this process a success. They will make a full story from cutting and trimming the raw footages. They get to add sound, lighting and effects where it is necessary.