Nat sound (natural sound) is missing from too many videos.
Since I posted the Small Stories Manifesto last week, I’ve been receiving lots of links to videos (thank you!). And I’ve watched many of them.
I immediately realized something crucial was missing from most of the videos. Almost none of the videos included nat sound.
The videos had plenty of other useful elements.
A variety of shots? Check. Beautiful visuals? Check. A delightful song playing in the background? Check.
But nat sound? Absent.
I blame myself. I haven’t emphasized it enough. Scratch that. I haven’t talked about nat sound at all, so it’s time to fix that.
Let’s start with the fundamentals…