Checklist For Videoing The Vote
- Press Badge (available on website)
- Telephone to dial 1.866.OUR.VOTE or 1.888.VE.Y.VOTA
- Tripod & Audio equipment if you are using it
- If you have a mobile hotspot, bring it to upload.
- Charge your equipment!
Remember to shoot
- On camera consent: "My name is _____, and I consent for Video the Vote to use my image or likeness for their election protection documentation project." (text is available on back of you badge)
- Who, what, where & why – name, polling location & issue
- Shoot the polling location in the background
- Supporting B-roll – images of lines, police cars
- Supporting Interviews- others who are experience same problem; testimony of poll workers
- Audio- Get close to the interviewee so you can hear them; if it is too loud move away from sound
- Tag your videos! #videothevote AND #govote