Here we move on to the process of capturing on set everything needed for the edit. We look at the classic master scene method of coverage and then discuss why it actually doesn't work for much of modern filmmaking.


Master Scene Method
0:41 Advantages Of Shooting A Master
Dialog Coverage
0:11 Essential Dialog Shots
0:57 Additional Dialog Shots
Shooting Coverage
0:29 Line Of Interest
Economizing Coverage
0:31 Grouping Characters
The Art Of The Progressive Reveal
0:38 How Much Do We Need To Show
Additional Coverage
0:08 Entries And Exits
0:48 Inserts, Cutaways, And Reactions