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By gkraus
#50

I was just recently on a set where the AC didn’t understand how to label a slate properly. So I thought a little refresher course may be necessary to help indie filmmakers understand the importances of how to label a slate properly.
There are two main purposes for using a slate. You use the slate to identify the shot you are filming. This will include the information regarding the scene, take, roll and other critical production information. The other reason you use a slate is for syncing sound when a separate recorder is used. The video is used to visually see the frame that the ...