Participatory Video in Conflict-Affected Communities

This paper by Valentina Bau, Graduate student at Macquarie University, Department of Media, Music, Communication & Cultural Studies, looks at an InsightShare participatory video project in the Rift Valley of Kenya after the 2007–2008 post-election crisis, when the...

Concealing Identity Techniques

This video covers general techniques for concealing the identity of your interview subject, with a focus on using a window and manual functions to create a silhouette effect. While the video provides technical instructions for using the Canon HF...

Video as Evidence: Tech Tools – Transferring Files

This section of the Video as Evidence Field Guide covers basic tips for securely transferring video files from one party to another. You’ll find tips for sharing footage offline, as well as recommended tools for online sharing.Find additional video...

Video as Evidence: Filming Secure Scenes

While footage showing an alleged crime may very well be valuable as evidence, it can also be valuable to have documentation of the aftermath of a human rights violation.This section of the Video as Evidence Field Guide provides guidance on safely and...

Tip Sheet on Filming Forced Evictions

Quick tips on how to document a forced eviction with video.Learn more about WITNESS’ campaign against forced evictions in the name of development.