Over the years I’ve observed that there are basically 3 kinds of people who want to make video. And because they aren’t doing it as a profession, their attitudes and aptitudes can sometimes get in the way of their pure desire to make a gorgeous green screen-type video.
Telling your story with green screen is a slightly more advanced video game so you need an edge to play it, and the right camera will help you win.
But what makes a camera “right”?
Actually, because of how you approach things, a better question is “what makes a video camera right for me?”
The wrong camera can wreck your game faster than a golf ball in a snowstorm. But the right camera for you will encourage more activity, you’ll have more fun and get better results.
I have worked with 3 cameras that will get you awesome results, depending on how you like to work. Any of these can give you a one-click application of your keying filter, resulting in beautiful footage you can be proud of.
Take a look and discover which of these (and why) will help you get a fast start on making super greenscreen videos!
I think I should have made this video a long time ago, but no matter. Here it is…