TV in the wild
How many media professionals would swap their safe locations for a genuinely hostile environment? We look at the unique challenges of filming in extreme locations.
I made this… Earth Unplugged
Working with nature while collaborating with YouTube stars and graffiti artists - assistant producer Nicola Brown talks about working on the BBC YouTube channel Earth Unplugged.
Podcast: manage your media
With the advent of tapeless formats, the concept of media managing has dramatically changed. On this CoP Show we examine how to manage your media on a tapeless production.
Gail Jenkinson: camera operator
Cranes, jibs, time-lapse rigs and high speed filming – all part of the portfolio of skills for a freelance camera operator. Gail Jenkinson describes where she fits in with a typical production.
Jess Omari: producer/director
Filming overseas in hostile environments demands skill, patience and planning. Producer Jess Omari offers her tips to would-be self-shooters.
Paul Morten: producer/director
Life as a freelance director is full of hard lessons, as freelance producer, director and self-shooter Paul Morten reveals. He submits to our career quiz.
Ed Davies: producer/director
Self shooting producer/director Ed Davies tells us how coming up with ideas can give you the head start you need to fast track your broadcasting career.
Podcast: self shooting
The benefits and difficulties of self shooting - an essential part of the job description of assistant producers, directors and researchers.