Creating a Shot List

 

HOW TO CREATE A SHOT LIST

Creative shot choices aside, it’s easy to forget that a shot list is a strategic document. Creating a shot list is essentially like creating a shooting gameplan for the day.

So what’s the best way to write a shot list?

How to write a shot list in three steps

  1. Write out your list of camera shots.
  2. Group the camera shots by setups.
  3. Reorder the setups into the most efficient order of shooting.

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That’s the gist of it. But like most things, the devil’s in the details. Ready to take things further? Check out this great online resource HERE