Remember how in English class you learned that a good story is told in three parts? Those three parts can be called a plethora of different things, but in essence they are the same:

Set Up

That’s the classic trifecta of goodies that create a good story. And guess what? Making a video is no different!

Video Tip #2 – Sequence Out Your Stuff

How do you experience a new place? You see the whole thing, usually from the outside. Then you enter the place, and you see a wide view of it. Next, you move through and notice more and more details, and finally you leave.

Shoot your videos the same way.

Create sequences of 3-5 shots
Start with a wide exterior shot, then move into tighter and tighter shots as you progress through the sequences

Playground and sky
two boys giving the thumbs up on the field with other kids in the background
close-up of two smiling girls
Let us know how it works for you! Shoot us an email at or tag us in your reel on IG @sujancreative!

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