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How You Can Avoid Making a Bad Music Video

As a DIY artist, at some point you'll want to release a music video. Unfortunately, it's not as simple as hiring a videographer and showing up on the day of the shoot… A lot of prep work goes into shooting a music video.

If you don’t have a plan, nothing will go in your favor. Your entire crew will be frustrated if they don't know what shots are coming next or where they need to be standing when the camera rolls.

Thankfully, the principles of planning out a music video shoot are pretty straight forward. Listen now to hear our tips for a flawless music video experience!

What you’ll learn:

  • How a solid plan can make or break your music video
  • How to harness the power of branding in your music video
  • Why you need a treatment for your music video
  • How to budget for a music video shoot
  • Why planning in advance is key to a painless music video shoot
  • How to schedule your video shoot
  • Why you need checklists for your shoots (and any other time you travel)
  • How being prepared ensures you can roll with the punches
  • How to decide what direction your music video should go

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