1) It’s dark out at night. I know you knew that, so let me be more specific: outside at night away from any light, it will be too dark to see your kids. The obvious solutions: use your phone’s built-in light, position the kids under streetlights, or shoot at the pre-show party indoors.
Less obviously- have another parent light the kids with their cellphones from off to the side. You’ll get much prettier looking footage. Above all, remember– if you can’t … Read the rest