Teleprompter is a device that makes news reader and Pro Speech Natural by reflecting the text of the news, preloaded onto a computer in a transparent glass. Teleprompter is arranged in a way so that it sits just below the video camera so that the person performing (delivering speech or reading news) appears as if saying from memory or spontaneously. After knowing this Teleprompter mechanism, you will be able explain yourself why the news readers blink less ! Because they need to read the scrolling text.
How Teleprompter Works
The teleprompter or optical pointer reading is a tool that is used to continue a discourse or text on a screen or mirror, allowing the person to have a support that gives you confidence and security when talking, whether in a speech or a video recording.
In some cases, Teleprompter is controlled via a foot pedal in control to the presenter, when he / she walks on, the text advances and, if he / she stops to step on it, it stops. Thus, the presenter can read comfortably at their own pace.
Mostly, it is controlled by an operator to carry the rhythm of the narrator, so that reading is natural and sounds like a leisurely note. Usually, it must be installed on all the cameras that are used when a transmission.
Advanced Mechanism of Teleprompter
In film, television, corporate videos, concerts and events in general, whether to give a speech to an audience in an auditorium, hall or convention, this Teleprompter provides the direct eye contact with audience which enables the relationship between the two sides. In other words, there is an semantic speaker and listener.
There are two types of teleprompter, the presidential podium and camera Teleprompter. Camera Teleprompter are are for busy TV recordings, video capsules, news and many other applications for television, as well as corporate productions also used for messages, induction courses and videos in general. Such Teleprompter unit is mounted on a tripod that supports a platform on which it is mounted on the mirror, monitor and camera.
The presidential podium or teleprompter units are for the events in which they have a speaker in front of a live audience, whether social events, exhibitions, conferences, lectures, or any other live event. In these cases the speaker can be positioned either on a stage with a podium or without, to refer to the audience. The podium can be totally focused on the stage and also at one end of it. In both cases, the teleprompter makes the speaker always reading with eye contact with the audience.
Using Teleprompter needs a bit practice and more sophisticated the hardware is, more easy and natural the readings will be.