Things to practice:

- Tell better stories.

- Stop motion photography.

- Color Grading for interior/exterior scenes.

- Better understanding of camera tech for the cameras we frequently use.

- Lighting placement for 1, 2, 3, + People.

- Shooting at night (Primarily lighting).

- Audio equipment to use for various scenarios.

- Post compositing.

- VFX basics.

 

Post effects:

- Flickering light.

- Camera shake added to a locked-off shot.

- Fake zoom in/out.

- Post stabilization.

- Selective coloring.

- Sky replacement.

- Blurring of logos.

 

Visual effects:

- Fake fog (Minimal).

- Particles/Embers.

- Flames (Foreground).

- Smoke.