A Photo in a Video - Videographer Tips
Using a photo in a video, it sounds totally ordinary and normal, right?
It shouldn’t be and the rule of thumb is not to use any photo inside a video!
However there are times when it does make sense to show a photo during a video.
- Show Archive shots
- Things you only have in photo
- Freeze the moment
-> The great aspect and advantage of a video is that it’s moving images and there are different little tricks to “upgrade a photo” and make it come alive!
Some ways to animate a photo:
- Basic Transformations – Zoom in, Zoom out, Sliding
- Parallax effect
- Other effects like Ink, Mosaic