Remote Community Production
Community Production During Covid19
1. Record community content on your phone, your ipad, your home video camera or use a teleconferencing platform that allows you to record.
Share Your Video Files: https://www.cctv.org/SendYourVideos
Fill Out this Form: https://bit.ly/2EMdxJZ
We will add titles, share the program with TV viewers around the state and archive it for the future!Create community producer content while the Town Meeting TV public studios are closed due to Covid19.
Contact us with any questions, ideas, or comments: Morourke [at] cctv [dot] org
2. Collect Community Based Content from a Group For Community Based Coverage.
PLEASE RECORD ALL FOOTAGE IN LANDSCAPE/HORIZONTAL MODE not portrait or vertical.
Here are a few more best practices:
We will edit the footage together, add titles, share the program with TV viewers around the state, and archive it for the future!
You can get your guest to meet virtually and record your own show. Below are some guidelines for using Zoom.
Using Zoom to Create Your Own Studio TV Shows
Zoom is one online tool that allows for pretty good audio and video quality regardless of a user's home system or bandwidth.
Make sure you are recording!
Create a clear start, Give yourself and your guests a clear countdown
As the host, when you change the view from “Gallery View” to “Speaker View” it will change what shows up on the recording.
Gallery View shows all guests Speaker View shows one guest
Here is a very short video demonstration of views, added titles and screen sharing: https://youtu.be/XewlkdiRhpg
Both the host and the guest(s) can share their screen to show images, powerpoint graphics, webclips, videos etc.
Create a clear Ending. “That’s A Wrap or Thank You For Joining Me”
Upload your finished file(s) and the form so we can title it for TV and online playback.
Some other suggestions:
Keep it short 10-20 minutes
Get to the ‘meat’ quickly
Know the points you want to cover and any actions you want your audience to take - include web links when you fill out the form!
Listen for surprises
Don’t Forget to Record and Send Us Your Videos!
Record your call/video conference and then upload the file to our submission link
We will add titles - please make sure to fill out the form to assist us with this: https://www.cctv.org/SendYourVideos