Videographer and self-described Apple enthusiast Wally Cherwinski is known by many in the Mac community for his outstanding music videos of the annual Cirque du Mac party at Macworld/iWorld. Wally uses the most recent Cirque videos as a basis to deliver a case study in multi-camera video shooting and multi-clip video editing. Such projects sound intimidating, but Wally makes it easy to decide where your camera positions should be, how to organize and edit the audio and video, export your video to share, and more. Using examples from the event helps illustrate the process, so you can see it from start to finish, and enjoy the finished product whether you were there or not.
Wally Cherwinski is a Videographer based in Ottawa, Canada. Originally trained as a scientist, he spent a portion of his career in research and teaching at the University of Cambridge, England while doubling as a freelance photographer and writer. Later, he joined Canada’s National Research Council and spent many years managing communications for the Canadian Space Program.
Starting with 16mm film, he has written and directed numerous documentaries and television features, including projects with Canada’s National Film Board. More recently, he has combined his passion for video with his love of travel.
Wally has been a Mac user since the original 128K in 1984 and his Apple “museum” includes 28 Macs (not to mention Newtons, iPods, iPhones & iPads). He has delivered video workshops at Macworld, at Macintosh User Groups in Canada and on three MacMania cruises. He also writes a regular video column in the ScreenCastsOnline monthly magazine. You can connect with him on Twitter and App.net, or view his Cirque du Mac videos (and others) on his YouTube channel.