After lockdown got here into impact, Star Jalsha had requested director Subhankar Chattopadhyay to document a cappella model of a music video along with his cell phone. After its success, the subsequent step was to shoot two episodes of ‘Tremendous Singer’ at residence utilizing cell phones. With no tracks in place, members performed their very own devices and sung alongside. The judges recorded their reactions after watching these recordings earlier than Jisshu U Sengupta shot his portion at residence.
Pallavi Sharma in a recent episode of ‘Ke Apon Ke Por’ that was shot utilizing cell digicam.
Taking pictures concerned loads of coordination with judges Jeet Gannguli and Kumar Sanu being in Mumbai and Kavita Krishnamurthy in Bengaluru. The members, in the meantime, have been unfold throughout numerous components of Bengal. “That is the primary actuality present I shot the place members needed to perceive lights, audio and digicam angles moreover concentrating on their very own performances. A member of the family was advised the place to face and document the video. Taking pictures of a actuality present requires multi-camera setup. Right here members use completely different cell phones with numerous sorts of resolutions. Matching the resolutions of particular person cameras and audio readability is hard. The editor has a harder job in modifying the person movies to suit them into an episode format. No atmosphere sound needs to be current through the shoot,” mentioned Chattopadhyay.
In line with Sengupta, “As an alternative of a taking pictures with a unit of 200 folks, we’re doing every thing at residence. In contrast to the same old course of, the primary two episodes have been accomplished scripted. For the third and fourth episode, musicians are recording the tracks and sending them throughout to the members. They’ll sing to these tracks after which document their parts.”
For the viewers, watching a programme shot on cell phone digicam provides a brand new sort of expertise. “The viewer will get to see the inside ornament of the celebrities’ homes and that of the members. Throughout telecast, a number of home windows pop up on the display screen to expertise the simultaneous reactions of everybody within the present. The grandeur of the set is lacking,” Chattopadhyay added.
In the meantime, Sudipa Chatterjee can also be eager on taking pictures recent episodes of her cookery present — ‘Zee Bangla’r Rannaghor’ — on a cell digicam. “I’m able to do it if the channel requests. In truth, if Artists Discussion board and our Federation has no downside, I will probably be very happy to shoot this manner in my very own kitchen,” Chatterjee mentioned.
Subhankar Chattopadhyay directs Sourav Ganguly in ‘Dadagiri‘. If requested, Chattopadhyay is able to experiment and shoot ‘Dadagiri’ with a cell digicam.
Chattopadhyay, who can also be directing ‘Dadagiri’ and had began pre-production work for ‘Mirakkel’, is eager to experiment with the mobile-phone taking pictures for this fashionable quiz present. “At present, we would not have the logistics to shoot a quiz present the place six members and Dada could be seen collectively on the identical display screen through the buzzer spherical. But when the channel desires, I’m able to experiment,” Chattopadhyay mentioned.