Coverage is a cinematography term that refers to shooting a scene from a variety of angles and distances so you will have the raw material necessary to edit the scene together into a visually interesting and emotional experience for the audience. Each of the shots, or individual angles, requires a different setup.
In this assignment you will follow a basic coverage template to produce your first video short story. You will have a total of 9 setups to shoot in order to get full coverage for you video.
Example of Basic Coverage Template