Auditions - Self Taped

Auditions - Self Taped

Self taped auditions are taped by you and uploaded to the internet to share with casting. Most often, these auditions are done in your home, a friends home, at a SAG-AFTRA taping facility, or at a paid self-taping facility.

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Auditions - Self Taped
  • What Is A Self-tape?

    with Darren Darnborough, Actor & Producer | Co-Founder & CEO of WeAudition.com
    www.WeAudition.com

    Why do I have to self tape?
    Can you tell me what a self tape is?
    What is the process of self tapes?
    How do I self tape?
    Define a self tape?
    What's self taping?
    What is self taping?
    What is self ta...

  • What Do I Need To Make A Self Tape Set Up?

    With Kym Jackson, Working Actor, Union Delegate, Coach, Author of The Hollywood Survival Guide & Co-Owner of Secret Actor Society
    http://www.hollywoodsguide.com
    https://secretactorsociety.vhx.tv

    What are the essentials to make a passable self tape studio at home?
    Can I record self tapes on my ph...

  • What Are The Pros & Cons Of Selftaping?

    with Darren Darnborough, Co-Founder & CEO of WeAudition.com | Actor & Filmmaker
    www.WeAudition.com
    www.IMDb.me/darrendarnborough
    www.vimeo.com/darrend

    Is it better to self tape?
    How do I know if my performance is on point when self taping?
    What is the benefit of self taping?
    What is the downside...

  • Why Is The Casting Director Asking Me To Self-Tape Instead Of Being In The Room?

    with Darren Darnborough, Actor & Producer | Co-Founder & CEO of WeAudition.com
    www.WeAudition.com

    What is the reason casting are asking for self tapes?
    Why am I being asked to self tape?
    What are self tapes for?
    Why won't casting see me in the room instead of a self tape?
    Is self taping norm...

  • Is Self Taping For Motion Capture Projects Different to Theatrial Auditions?

    with Darren Darnborough, Actor & Producer | Co-Founder & CEO of WeAudition.com
    www.WeAudition.com

    What is a cow boy shot?
    What is the framing for motion capture self tapes?
    How do I tape motion capture auditions?
    What is important to show in motion capture auditions?
    For motion capture audition...

  • Can I Self-tape For Commercials?

    with Darren Darnborough, Co-Founder & CEO of WeAudition.com | Actor & Filmmaker
    www.WeAudition.com
    www.IMDb.me/darrendarnborough
    www.vimeo.com/darrend

    Why can't i self tape for commercials?
    Can you self tape for TVCs?
    I can't make it to a commercial casting, can I self tape?
    If I'm out of town, ...

  • What Is A Slate & Why Do I Need One?

    with Darren Darnborough, Co-Founder & CEO of WeAudition.com | Actor & Filmmaker
    www.WeAudition.com
    www.IMDb.me/darrendarnborough
    www.vimeo.com/darrend

    Are slates necessary?
    Do I have to slate?
    What is the purpose of slating?
    Does casting expect a slate?
    Do I need to slate before my audition?
    Can...

  • How Do I Do A Slate?

    with Darren Darnborough, Co-Founder & CEO of WeAudition.com | Actor & Filmmaker
    www.WeAudition.com
    www.IMDb.me/darrendarnborough
    www.vimeo.com/darrend

    Can you tell me how to do a slate?
    What should I say in slate
    Do I do profile in a slate?
    What do I do with my hair in a slate?
    Do I show my bac...

  • Does The Slate Go At The Beginning Or The End Of My Tape?

    with Darren Darnborough, Co-Founder & CEO of WeAudition.com | Actor & Filmmaker
    www.WeAudition.com
    www.IMDb.me/darrendarnborough
    www.vimeo.com/darrend

    Do I put the slate at the top or tail of my tape?
    Where should I put my slate?
    Does slate go after audition?
    Does slate go before the audition?
    W...

  • Should I Self Tape Like A Real Scene?

    With Kym Jackson, Working Actor, Union Delegate, Coach, Author of The Hollywood Survival Guide & Co-Owner of Secret Actor Society
    http://www.hollywoodsguide.com
    https://secretactorsociety.vhx.tv

    Why don't casting want us to film our auditions like a real movie?
    What is a self tape?
    How should I ...

  • What Should My Frame Be In A Self Tape?

    With Kym Jackson, Working Actor, Union Delegate, Coach, Author of The Hollywood Survival Guide & Co-Owner of Secret Actor Society
    http://www.hollywoodsguide.com
    https://secretactorsociety.vhx.tv

    Should I use a close up for my self tapes?
    Can I do a full body frame for my self tapes?
    How close sh...

  • What Is The Preferred Framing For A Self Tape?

    with Darren Darnborough, Co-Founder & CEO of WeAudition.com | Actor & Filmmaker
    www.WeAudition.com
    www.IMDb.me/darrendarnborough
    www.vimeo.com/darrend

    Horizontal or profile for self tapes?
    Where do I look for shooting a self tape?
    What frame size is required for a self tape?
    What shot do I use f...

  • Should I Use Props In A Self Tape?

    With Kym Jackson, Working Actor, Union Delegate, Coach, Author of The Hollywood Survival Guide & Co-Owner of Secret Actor Society
    http://www.hollywoodsguide.com
    https://secretactorsociety.vhx.tv

    Are there any upsides to doing self tapes over going into the room?
    Can I create a set for my self ta...

  • Where Should I Place My Eye Line In My Self-tape?

    with Darren Darnborough, Co-Founder & CEO of WeAudition.com | Actor & Filmmaker
    www.WeAudition.com
    www.IMDb.me/darrendarnborough
    www.vimeo.com/darrend

    What's a good eye line for self taping?
    Where should I place my reader off camera when self taping?
    Should my eye line be close to camera on my s...

  • Should My Scene Partner Be Visible In The Self Tape With Me?

    With Kym Jackson, Working Actor, Union Delegate, Coach, Author of The Hollywood Survival Guide & Co-Owner of Secret Actor Society
    http://www.hollywoodsguide.com
    https://secretactorsociety.vhx.tv

    Where should the reader be as the reader in my self tape?
    Is my reader on camera with me for a self t...

  • If There Is More Than One Person In The Scene, Do I Need More Than One Reader?

    with Darren Darnborough, Co-Founder & CEO of WeAudition.com | Actor & Filmmaker
    www.WeAudition.com
    www.IMDb.me/darrendarnborough
    www.vimeo.com/darrend

    Where is eye line if I'm talking talking to more than one character?
    Where do I look when there are multiple poeple off screen during my self tap...

  • Can I Send Multiple Takes For My Self-Tape?

    with Darren Darnborough, Co-Founder & CEO of WeAudition.com | Actor & Filmmaker
    www.WeAudition.com
    www.IMDb.me/darrendarnborough
    www.vimeo.com/darrend

    How many takes should my self tape include?
    Two or three takes per self tape?
    Does casting want multiple takes in a self tape?
    Is there a need fo...

  • How Do I Present Multiple Scenes On Tape?

    with Darren Darnborough, Co-Founder & CEO of WeAudition.com | Actor & Filmmaker
    www.WeAudition.com
    www.IMDb.me/darrendarnborough
    www.vimeo.com/darrend

    How do I put together multiple takes of the same scene on my self tape?
    What take do I put first?
    How do I order multiple takes and scenes on my...

  • Can I Pre-record The Reader’s Lines And Use It For My Self-tape?

    with Darren Darnborough, Co-Founder & CEO of WeAudition.com | Actor & Filmmaker
    www.WeAudition.com
    www.IMDb.me/darrendarnborough
    www.vimeo.com/darrend

    Who can I get last minute to read on my self tape?
    What is the downside of recording the other characters lines for my self tape?
    Can I Skype a r...

  • For Video Chat / Call Backs, How Do I Make Sure There Is No Delay?

    with Darren Darnborough, Co-Founder & CEO of WeAudition.com | Actor & Filmmaker
    www.WeAudition.com
    www.IMDb.me/darrendarnborough
    www.vimeo.com/darrend

    How do I avoid delay in a video call back?
    Is there a way to not have video call backs have delay?
    Do you have any advice on avoiding delay in vi...

  • What Should I Wear For A Motion Capture Audition Self Tape?

    with Darren Darnborough, Co-Founder & CEO of WeAudition.com | Actor & Filmmaker
    www.WeAudition.com
    www.IMDb.me/darrendarnborough
    www.vimeo.com/darrend

    How do I self tape for motion capture?
    What do I dress in for motion capture?
    How do I show my body for motion capture?
    What can I wear for motio...

  • Should I Pay To Use A Studio For My Self Tape?

    with Darren Darnborough, Co-Founder & CEO of WeAudition.com | Actor & Filmmaker
    www.WeAudition.com
    www.IMDb.me/darrendarnborough
    www.vimeo.com/darrend

    How much should I pay do each self tape audition?
    What is the upside of using studios to tape my auditions?
    What is the downside of using studios...

  • Can I Upload My Self-Tapes To Instagram?

    with Darren Darnborough, Co-Founder & CEO of WeAudition.com | Actor & Filmmaker
    www.WeAudition.com
    www.IMDb.me/darrendarnborough
    www.vimeo.com/darrend

    Can I share my self tapes on socials?
    Can I put my self tapes on my insta story?
    Should I tweet my audition tapes?
    Can i get feedback on my self...

  • How Do I Make Sure My Tape Has Been Seen By Casting?

    with Darren Darnborough, Co-Founder & CEO of WeAudition.com | Actor & Filmmaker
    www.WeAudition.com
    www.IMDb.me/darrendarnborough
    www.vimeo.com/darrend
    Did casting see my tape?
    Is my tape being seen by casting?
    Did casting see my tape?
    How can I make sure casting saw my tape?
    Are my tapes being se...