FAQ YOU SIDEWAYS | S02.E05Tonight on Cut Two: We asked you for questions... We received questions about our video podcast equipment, aliens, how much we get paid & what to do if you don't get paid, working with voiceover talent, what we would name a Labrador and popping our cherry the first time... so you are still reading this, Mum, we are half pissed and giving full answers. Be warned! 🎥 🍻 Grab a drink, learn something new and Cut Two: FAQ YOU SIDEWAYS
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Huge thank you to all of our FAQing audience who contributed to FAQ YOU SIDEWAYS. In no particular order… Craig (Houston, Texas), Florence (Edinburgh, Scotland), Anssi (Helsinki, Finland), Dan (London, England), Joe (Panama City, Panama), Jake, Brodie & Connor (Edinburgh, Scotland), Camy (Pitlochry, Scotland), Steph (Glasgow, Scotland), Ossian (Vicenza, Italy) and Logan (Cologne, Germany).
OUR VIDEO PODCAST EQUIPMENT
This is not all of our equipment and if you’d like more detail please do get in touch by email or social. The links below are Amazon Affiliate Links, so if you buy them we get a bit of kickback. Every little helps eh.
We had the awesome voice talent of Craig on the show, here are his deets…
FILMING YOURSELF IN A CAR
Thanks to Logan for his question about ‘car-casting’ – drive safely! We’d recommend the following equipment along with the best smartphone you can – or the new GoPro Hero 9. Nice wide angle and a frond facing screen so you know what you’re filming!
Cut Two: Previous Episodes
Our first ever on-location in-person episode!… It was live-streamed and now uploaded in all its glory! Our guest is someone who knows a thing or two about creating content and importantly, communicating cutting edge science research – so we can all understand what the hell is going on! She has a background in Photography and is an Open Water Diver! She now spends her days as a science communicator at the Centre for Virus Research here in Glasgow.
Markus was the first to cycle around the world on a single-speed bike! He is a filmmaker, photographer, writer and a marketing & tourism consultant. If that’s not enough, he is the founder of Bikepacking Scotland, the online home for anyone looking to explore the best that Scotland has to offer. Filled with stories and wisdom, Markus is a wealth of knowledge and experience about life the universe and bikepacking.
Florence “Flo” Gilbertson is a camera trainee at the start of her career in the film and tv industry, working towards her goal of becoming a Director of Photography (DoP). In this episode, Flo shares her experience working on professional sets, how she made the dreaded transition from university to working in the industry and provides advice for other young filmmakers in similar situations. We also look to the future of filmmaking; such as the rising implementation large-format cinema cameras and volumes – digital sets designed to bring the world to one studio space. Grab a drink, learn something new and Cut Two: The Podcast.
Craig is a Voice Actor based in Houston Texas and originally from Scotland. Following a successful career in the oil and gas industry, he followed his passion for creative work by listening to US radio and thinking… “Hey, I could do better than that!” Drawing on his vast professional and personal experience, he has created a new career as one of the leading British Voice Actors in… arguably, the world.
Martin and Fynn have joined forces and started a business together in sunny Glasgow, Scotland. In this special episode, the boys introduce the new business and their vision for the future. 🎥 🍻 Grab a drink, learn something new and Cut Two: FoSho STUDIOS
Is planning key to creative success?… No, it’s not… or Yes, it is. Join Martin and Fynn as they discuss the good, bad and ugly of planning creative work. 🎥 🍻 Grab a drink, learn something new and Cut Two: HOW TO PLAN YOUR CREATIVITY
Getting paid for your creative talents is incredibly satisfying, it’s actually our favourite thing to do. So where do you start? How do you succeed? What mistakes have we made along the way, that you can learn from? 🎥 🍻 Grab a drink, learn something new and Cut Two: HOW TO SELL YOUR CREATIVITY
Scottish Actor, DJ and all-round good cunt – Stephen McCole. We talk acting, music, and the realities of a 30-year career as an Actor – including having the balls big enough to tell a Disney Executive to fuck off on the film set of Rushmore – You absolute LEGEND!
All good stories start with a beginning. Fynn & Martin share what they wish they knew at the start of their creative career and discuss things to help you start – or restart your own. Grab a drink, learn something new and Cut Two: THE PODCAST | BEGINNINGS
A MERRY MESSY CHRISTMAS TO YOU!