How good does this video look on this page? Really, really good – right?
 
 
 
This is such a great example of why you should always go for the neutral background every time.
 
 
 
No plants, no desk-abilia and no distractions.
 
 
 
Nothing to take away from the message being delivered to camera.
 
 
 
Always opt as a first preference for a white wall, and make sure to avoid plugs or marks.
 
 
 
The key here is a good white balance, but your smartphone app or manual camera settings will help you to achieve that.
 
 
 
And for an extra lift, you can increase brightness either when recording or in post production.
 
 
 
 
Niamh Guckian is the Founder of Go Motion Academy.
Providing Training in Video for Social Media & Digital Marketing