Category Archives: Film & Video Production

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What Is The Purpose of Using a Clapperboard in Filmmaking?

The purpose of using a clapperboard in filmmaking is to identify the scene to the editor and in addition, synchronize audio and visual elements of the production. The “clap” sound is recorded and this is then synchronized with the recorded image to align sound and video in film production.  Lights!… Camera!… Action! Then the sweet […]

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How To Use Background Music

Where can I find free background music for videos? Background music can be widely found and downloaded online, both paid for and for free. In fact, there is so much good background music available and so many stock music libraries out there, most filmmakers are experiencing decision overload. Here are the best places to find […]