3 hours 

Lets look at what makes and breaks good B-Roll and what so important about housekeeping.

Chapter 1 : An Introduction to the Basics

Understanding B-Roll and what is it’s purpose and how much of it we need to reduce frustration during production.


Chapter 2 : Lens choice for B-Roll

Let’s look at why we choose different lenses for different styles of B-Roll


Chapter 3 : Frame Rate and Resolution

The frame rate is essential when preparing B-Roll. 24fps, 25fps, 30fps, 60fps, 100fps, 120fps and what aspect ratio 16:9, 21:9 or 4:3.


Chapter 4 : Creating B-Roll Sequence

Sometime we don’t have the time for a large scale production, we just need a video bed to start the creative process. Let’s look at B-Roll only beds.


Chapter 5 : The One Hour Turn Around.

Let’s put it to the test. Can it be done. You have 1 hour to film edit and produce a 2 minute video.

1hr. 35min.

Martin Ainsworth

Director of Media Ministries YFC

From a professional media background and joined YFC International in 2013 after engaging in a media project across Asia Pacific, seeing the desire within staff to engage at a professional level within their missional field. Now the Director of Media Ministries, his role is to create strategies and staff training programs that help engage in a digital mission field.