The most important thing heard today, was by Tim Sudall, “We dont simply record the past. We invent it. A family history begins today. Memories of future grand parents starts with you.”
Every year WEVA Wedding and Event Videographers Association holds an industry show. This year is the 20th Anniversary of WEVA. Held in Orlando at the Disney Swan it brings together many videographers from around the world. With over 70 lectures on business marketing, creativity and technology it is the place to be if you want to use a video camera to make a living. Additionally there is a trade show floor with many of the vendors in the industry presenting.
The hot topic of this year is HDSLR’s These hybrid cameras are all over the schedule. Everything from lens selection to work flow solutions. They have many advantages within the industry. Using them to produce video used for highlight pieces has become very popular. There ability to shoot in low light and the familiarity of the client to the camera body gives it a great advantage in the marketplace. But as a complete solution they are one out of many tools available to the videographer to help tell story.