A videographer is a person who works in the field of videography, video production. Videography is the process of capturing video on electronic media, such as videotape disk, memory card.Videographer related to production and post-production. Compare to cinematography, videographer usually works in smaller scale-production such as wedding, commercials, live events, short film. . Those who tend to shoot feature films call themselves "cinematographers". With the prefix "cine" obviously implying the cinema aspect. Videographer also uses electro-mechanical camera to tape video rather while cinematographers record images on film.That’s why videographer maintain and operate variety of video equipment, edit footage and stay up to date with technological advances.
Salary : $46,280 per year
$22.25 per hour
Specific responsibilities include:
· Determines what camera equipment is necessary and obtains equipment
· Transports, sets up, and operates various production equipment including cameras, audio and video recorders, lighting equipment, props, and microphones for location and studio production
· Operates and maintains proper levels and calibration of cameras, audio and video recorders, and other production equipment
In news broadcastiong, videographers engage in Electronic news gathering of local news stories
On a televeision studio set, videographer usuallya camera operator
As a party of electronic field production (efp), videographers usually work with a television producer
They also may work with companies and make corporate documentaries on a variety of topics. Some videographers post on video-sharing websites for businesses.
Education and training