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
Getting exposure right
Producer/director Sam Bailey shares his tips for getting exposure right when self-shooting
Tips: Self shooting an interview
Kat Macaulay from the BBC Academy gives her tips on setting up and directing interviews
Tips: Self shooting an interview - eyelines
The way you choose to film an interview can alter the effect it may have on the viewer - this and other tips from the BBC Academy's Kat Macaulay
Shooting for the edit
Being in the edit is by far the best place to learn how the construction of a programme works. Three guests offer their tips on how to best shoot for the edit.
Shooting for the edit: Dos and dont's
Don't want to film more than you should? We tell you how to get the essential shots you need to capture in order to craft your story in the edit.
Safety: on a recce
BBC Safety expert Stephen Gregory takes us through safety considerations on recces.
Safety: tracking shots from cars
BBC Safety Advisor Christian McNally outlines the key safety concerns when filming tracking shots of vehicles.