Wedding videography is a grueling, difficult job full of all sorts of challenges of both the creative and technical variety, and watching a skilled videography team can be tremendously instructive whether you are new to the field and looking to learn or a seasoned master looking for new tricks and ideas. Check out this incredibly comprehensive behind the scenes look at everything that goes into filming the big day.
Coming to you from Scott McKenna, this awesome behind the scenes video takes a long and comprehensive look at how he shoots a wedding from start to finish. Along the way, you will see how he interacts with his team and divvies up duties to ensure complete coverage, but you'll also get great commentary on his thought process, including how he deals with technical and creative issues throughout the day and shoots to create a cohesive creative vision in the final film. You can check out the final edited film below:
One takeaway that was really salient for me was how careful McKenna is to generate redundant footage and extra shots to give himself a lot of flexibility in post. That's just the beginning of the great tips, though. Check out the video above for the full rundown.