I made... Branded a Witch
Producer and director Chris Alcock talks to us about making the controversial and unpredictable BBC Three documentary.
Sound for self shooters: radio mic
The BBC Academy's Helen Hutchinson gives us this guide to capturing great sound using a radio mic.
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.
Safety: loading a crew car
Using the right car for your kit and avoiding injury by loading safely - we offer a few tips for self-shooters in this short film.
Q&A: preparing for a shoot
A live Twitter Q&A on setting up for a solo shoot, with experienced BBC Academy trainer Ian Hider.
Sound for self shooters: top mic
The BBC Academy's Helen Hutchinson offers a few simple guidelines to getting great sound using a top mic.
Safety: on a recce
BBC Safety expert Stephen Gregory takes us through safety considerations on recces.