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Zen Teleprompting

Neil with Pendarvis Harshaw

Teleprompting is a dance. People often assume that the teleprompter operator drives the speed of the speech. They think that we just set the pace and the speaker has to follow us. It’s not uncommon for people to think they’d…

Teleprompting in Cantonese and Mandarin Chinese

Teleprompting in Cantonese and Mandarin Chinese

Tonight was a blast—teleprompting for a local community hospital, in Chinese! It was an example of working together as a team to help the client with something that was quite unique. The client had requested Mandarin, Cantonese, and the ability…

Multiple cameras, one teleprompter

Why would you put multiple cameras into one teleprompter? Often times as video crews, we get just one or two takes with a politician or executive because their time is very limited. We’re familiar with the line “Okay that was…