Friday Tip

Dear Constant Reader,

It’s Friday again! I hope you’re having a lovely day and that it continues into the weekend. Here’s your tip, courtesy of Scratch:

Record wide, not tall.

When using your camera to capture footage, turn it sideways to get yourself (and most of the stage) in a 16:9 aspect ratio. It’s easy to crop wide footage down to tall, narrow footage (9:16). Trying to go from tall to wide usually leaves you with those blank spaces on either side of your video.

You want this:

Not this:

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