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Top tips for phone filming


To help you create the best videos you can of your artwork we've put together our top tips to help you get great results when filming with your phone.

Watch artist and designer Pascal Anson from The Big Painting Challenge on our top tips for filming with your phone.

Toptips for filming with your phone:

  • Hold your camera horizontally.
  • Keep the shot steady.
  • The more light the better.Don't block the light coming in. If you don't have daylight, use as many lights as you can get!
  • Make sure whoever is speaking in the video is facing the phone to get the best sound recording.
  • Edit your video to include the best bits. There are lots of free and cheap software editors and apps available.

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