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#Autumn# A cottage in the hills Video/Photos
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Hey all drone addicts !! I don't usually do this but for this new contest we were asked to describe the way we edited the footage and got the shots! So don't judge too much on me !

-To start with, i filmed the entire video with a DJI Mavic Pro, but to add a bit of visuals, I used a Lumix G7 handheld camera to do some B-roll. What is B-roll you're gonna ask. It's basically additionnal footage to complement your main video! For exemple, in this short clip, I filmed some quick close up shots of trees, waterfalls, playing with focus to add some natural visual effects.

-As for the drone bit, I've been practicing natural ''flowing'' moves ever since I got the remote in my hands. No hard turns, no quick gimbal moves. This adds up to the cinematic finish your targeting. You can also always cut your shot to remove those as well in post. What i mean by ''post'', simply when you edit your video (post-processing). So.. go easy on those sticks!

-If you heard about those ND filters, this is to Get the right motion blur in your video. Motion blur is just the way your moving objets ''fade'' in a motion if I can say. For exemple someone jumping up and down will have a good motion blur if it seems to flow, bad if it's cutting out sharp every frame when jumping. To achieve this with a DJI product, you will need those ND filters that simply pop's on the camera. It's like sunglasses for the lens. You always want 2 times the shutter speed of the frame rate you are filming(WOAAA)...not so hard ;): In this video I filmed in 4K@30 FPS, meaning i was targetting a shutter speed of 60. Since it was overcast, I used a ND8 to get the right EV of 0 (the right exposure).
-And all of this to finish with post-processing, where all the magic happens! There is so much to speak about in this, so much that I won't do it !! It is your personnal taste as an artist that will lead your to a certain direction in what you wanna do. All I can say is that you want the eye to be excited as much as possible. So not too many extra long shots, good effects when needed, transition between shots is a must (but don't go too hard if it's a mellow video you are doing like for this #Autumn# edit), and good color grading.

All of this said, enjoy my video!!! If you have any questions I would be more than happy to answer them, you can see some of my work on Instagram(photos) and Youtube(well...videos) under NicoRicoSancho. Thanks for watching, and/or reading..because i know some of you won't read hahah!

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PEACE from Québec city - Canada !




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2018-11-5
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Wow, it's refreshing. Thanks for sharing. It's so beautiful.
2018-11-5
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Montfrooij
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Very nice entry!
2018-11-6
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Nice one! Love the music, reminds me of the Fountain soundtrack
2018-11-6
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nice video!
      
2018-11-6
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DJI Panda Posted at 11-5 20:26
Wow, it's refreshing. Thanks for sharing. It's so beautiful.

Thanks so much for the comment Panda ! Appreciate it coming from you!! Glad you enjoyed
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Montfrooij Posted at 11-6 01:05
Very nice entry!

Well thank you hopefully this was helpful !! Appreciate your comment
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TheDon Posted at 11-6 01:09
Nice one! Love the music, reminds me of the Fountain soundtrack

Hehe thanks so much! Forgot to mention in the tutorial that music is a big factor to a great video! So choosing something relaxing was a must for this mellow landscape edit. Sometimes i see people watching videos without the sound on: this pretty much ruins the entire edit. There is some effort made by the editor in post to fit the music with shots, it enhance the whole thing ! Thanks for your comment !!
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Jessica Rochell Posted at 11-6 01:57
I am very much pleased with the contents you have mentioned. I wanted to thank you for this great article. Tony Stark Infinity War Jacket

Hey thanks for the comment, but what is the link with iron man? (Tony stark infinity war jacket) ?? :p
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dj_dread Posted at 11-6 03:25
nice video!

Appreciate your comment thanks man !
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Nicoricosancho Posted at 11-6 06:06
Well thank you hopefully this was helpful  !! Appreciate your comment

You're welcome.
Very much.
Always nice to get inspired
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beautiful colors..!!!
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fans18c4c620 Posted at 11-6 07:27
beautiful colors..!!!

I knowww !! You have about 1 week to catch it at the peak, if you're lucky enough and there is no wind or rain!
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Nice pictures.....the colors of the nature....beautifull
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Kiste Posted at 11-6 16:27
Nice pictures.....the colors of the nature....beautifull

thanks for the comment !! appreciate it
2018-11-6
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Wow that was amazing
2018-11-6
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Beautiful colors, well done!
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jacksonnai Posted at 11-6 21:36
Wow that was amazing
Thanks
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Klaus W. Posted at 11-6 23:28
Beautiful colors, well done!

Thank you klaus glad you enjoyed!
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You're welcome
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Excellent.  is the last one infrared?
2018-11-8
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Beautiful photos and video. Thanks for posting.
2018-11-8
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HendrikJB Posted at 11-8 10:37
Excellent.  is the last one infrared?

Thanks ! No just played around with colors to make this fog fit even more in the shot
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Sayhelloforme Posted at 11-8 11:31
Beautiful photos and video. Thanks for posting.

Thank you very much sir
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Nicoricosancho Posted at 11-8 13:52
Thanks  ! No just played around with colors to make this fog fit even more in the shot

Thank you for the reply.

Very interesting result on that one.  I normally don`t like "photoshopping" but in this photo you did an excellent job.
2018-11-8
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HendrikJB Posted at 11-8 21:24
Thank you for the reply.

Very interesting result on that one.  I normally don`t like "photoshopping" but in this photo you did an excellent job.
Wow very nice of you to say thank you! You can check out my instagram for more if you'd like! My username is Nicoricosancho have a great day.
2018-11-9
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Nicoricosancho Posted at 11-9 04:27
Wow very nice of you to say  thank you! You can check out my instagram for more if you'd like! My username is Nicoricosancho  have a great day.

You are welcome and it is my honor to compliment you.
2018-11-9
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Very nice work!
2018-11-20
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Amazing colours !! Excellent work !!
2018-11-21
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mpetr1960 Posted at 11-20 23:02
Very nice work!

Thank you appreciate it
2018-11-23
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Nebuchadnezzar Posted at 11-21 11:37
Amazing colours !! Excellent work !!

Thanks so much
2018-11-23
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Tibopix
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C'est super beau, belle job!
2018-12-6
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Tibopix Posted at 12-6 18:05
C'est super beau, belle job!

Yesss merci c'est gentil! Rares commentaires en français appréciés ;)
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Nicoricosancho Posted at 12-7 04:21
Yesss merci c'est gentil! Rares commentaires en français appréciés ;)

Ben la, dès que j'ai vu "Québec" dans le post, je me suis garoché! haha
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Tibopix Posted at 12-7 06:02
Ben la, dès que j'ai vu "Québec" dans le post, je me suis garoché! haha

Hahaha yesss shoot moi ton Instagram jvais t'ajouter!
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Nicoricosancho Posted at 12-7 06:46
Hahaha yesss shoot moi ton Instagram jvais t'ajouter!

Je t'ai envoyé un MP :-D
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Lovely Autumn colors!
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o_laparoto Posted at 12-10 06:11
Lovely Autumn colors!

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