Learn how to make music videos on small budgets but with the big budget look. This comprehensive filmmaking tutorial covers everything from concept development, pre-production, storyboarding and equipment choices to the actual filming, editing and special FX. There are over five hours of exclusive content! It is a great tool for any filmmakers or musicians who want to make music videos by themselves.
The host Tom Antos is an accomplished film and music video director with over twelve years of experience and several awards to his name. His YouTube filmmaking tutorials have a large international following. In this series of tutorials, you will see step-by-step how he created three music videos that were broadcast internationally.
(Total Running Time: 5 hours and 16 min.)
Concept Development (and tailoring it to your budget)
Location and Props
Actors and Costumes
Equipment (pro lights vs DIY lights, camera support, filters, camera and lenses)
Last Minute Preparations (talent release forms, schedule, getting the song ready for playback...)
Before You Roll (things to do at the start of your shoot day, camera settings...)
Camera Movement (low budget ways to add production value through different dynamic camera moves)
Cinematography (detailed lighting and shot composition set-ups)
Practical In-Camera Effects
Setting Up Your Editing Project
VFX (Special Effects done in Adobe After Effects and Maya 3D)
Final Output (rendering settings for broadcast, YouTube, etc.)
Conclusion (how to get work as a director and more)
EXTRAS: Color Presets, Lighting Diagrams and Talent Release Forms
Welcome to the Music Video Film School by Tom Antos!
These tutorials consist of sixteen chapters that are meant to be watched in order. Some chapters have additional videos that talk specifically about the three music videos that serve as the basis of these tutorials, i.e. "My Nirvana", "There...