Other locations


On location

Most suitable for engaging explanations in context

To consider:

  • needs an experienced team/crew
  • backgrounds should be relevant and not distracting
  • address students by looking into the camera
  • needs preparation of the presenter to explain fluently
  • benefit from the added value environment
  • depends on context (weather, noise)
  • post-production required

On location

Most suitable for short engaging explanations in context

To consider:

  • needs an experienced team/crew
  • backgrounds should be relevant and not distracting
  • address students by looking into the camera
  • a portable prompter (auto-cue) might be needed for long spoken messages
  • benefit from the added value
  • depends on context (weather, noise)
  • post-production required

Hall TBM

Most suitable for explanations on campus locations

To consider:

  • needs a suitable environment with decent light
  • needs support from an experienced cameraman
  • needs sufficient equipment (tie-clip microphone, lighting set, etc)
  • avoid talking heads by using different camera positions
  • use close-ups when addressing important issues
  • needs preparation of the presenter to explain fluently, a portable prompter (auto-cue) might be helpful
  • contact the Extension School for a portable prompter
  • post-production required


On location

Most suitable for short engaging explanations in context

To consider:

  • needs an experienced team/crew
  • backgrounds should be relevant and not distracting
  • address students by looking into the camera
  • benefit from the added value of the environment
  • dependent on environment (weather, noise)
  • post-production required

Augmented text

Most suitable for short explanations like in feedback videos

To consider:

  • needs an experienced team/crew
  • needs preparation of the presenter to explain fluently, a portable prompter (auto-cue) might be helpful
  • contact the Extension School for a portable prompter
  • needs a suitable environment with decent light
  • post-production required
  • Adobe After Effects is suitable for this type of animated effects