Portable Video: ENG and EFP, Fifth Edition" focuses on the techniques and technology of single camera electronic news gathering and electronic field production. Covering everything from basic creative and technical editing techniques to budgets and copyright issues, it is accessible to the home videomaker or amateur and to the professional seeking information on the newest advances in technique and equipment. It includes special focus on TV news production and field production and is suitable for complete beginners.

part |75 pages

Shooting Video on Location

chapter |15 pages


chapter |28 pages

Electronic News Gathering

chapter |29 pages

Electronic Field Production

part |115 pages

The Process

chapter |28 pages

Framing and Composition

chapter |22 pages


part |105 pages

The Tools

chapter |38 pages


chapter |23 pages


part |48 pages

The Business of Video