Using user-generated content
What are the issues and opportunities for producers using user-generated content? We find out in this edition of the cop show.
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.
Tips: self shooting an interview
Kat Macaulay from the BBC Academy gives her tips on setting up and directing interviews.
Tips: self shooting actuality
When to cutaway and what to edit: producer/director Sam Bailey's gives a short guide to shooting actuality sequences on location.
Tips: preparing for the edit
Time with an edit suite with an editor doesn't come cheap. Producer/director Alison Grist gives us this guide to making your edit run smoothly.
Tips: interviewing contributors
How to get the most out of interviewees for your films - producer/director Louise Lockwood offers her advice.
Tips: depth of field
Producer/director Sam Bailey gives his tips on controlling depth of field and creating related effects.
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.