It’s likely that you won’t get it right on the first take.
The first take is alluring. There’s a sort of mysticism around it. It comes with bragging rights – ‘I got it on the first take.’
But what about the second take? Or the third, fourth, or twentieth?
And if you don’t get it right on the twentieth take, what are you left with?
Twenty opportunities to learn what it takes to get it just right.