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Producing Your Family Video
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The only way to truly know another person, can only come from experiencing their complete communication. This includes not only their words but also their facial expressions and their physical gestures.

This course will show you how to accomplish this, so that now, while you still have your special people with you, you can capture their stories, their past memories and their future expectations on video. You will capture the entire person.

The instructor will teach you that by adding photographs, slides, newspapers articles, documents and family mementoes you will create the ultimate family video.


Course Content

Module 1

Introduction
 
• Why Do You Want to Produce a Family Video?
• What are the Steps?
• Steps to Keep Your Activities in a Logical Order
• Who Will Be Your Focus?
 

Module 2
What Kind Of Video Do You Want To Produce?
 
• A Photographic Video Album
• Outline What Type of Album You Want to Create
• Gather all Photographs & Slides, Both Old & New
• Prepare Opening & Ending Titles
• Organize Your Sound Track, What You Want to Hear as You See the
• Photographs
• Transfer & Edit All Your Materials to Video Tape
• Make Copies & Enjoy Your Production
• A Visual Video Album
• Outline What Type of Album You Want to Create
• Gather All Photographs, Slides & Live Action Home Movies, Both Old & New
• Prepare Opening & Ending Titles
• Organize Your Sound Track
• Transfer & Edit All Your Material to Your Video Tape
• Make Copies & Enjoy Your Production
• The Conversational Family Video
• The Ultimate Family Video: An Album Video Combined with the Conversational Video
• Outline What Type of Album You Want to Create
• Video Tape Mementos, Artifacts, Homes, Work Places, Cemeteries, etc.
• Video Tape Conversation with Family Members
• Gather All Photographs, Slides, Live Action Home Movies,
• Prepare Opening & Ending Titles
• Organize Your Sound Track
• Transfer & Edit All Your Material to Your Video Tape
• Make Copies & Enjoy Your Production
• Who Can Produce a Family Video?
• Who Can Help You?
• Someone To Do Some Research To Be the Investigative Reporter
 
In Summary
 

Module 3
What Equiptment Will Be Required?
 
• Optional Equipment
• What Equipment Knowledge Must You Have?
 
Great Conversational Family Videos
 
• Steps Involved in Taping a Conversation
• Suggestions for the Person Asking the Questions
• Suggestions for the Person Operating the Camera
• Suggestions for Your Special Guest
 

Module 4
Preserving Your Live Action Recordings
 
• Guidelines Regarding Videotapes
• How Can You Turn this Passion into a Business?
• Scrap Books
• Scrap Books in Motion
• The Ultimate Video
• The Last Message (or The Last Will)
• In the End...
 
 

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