Below are a few tutorials to get you newbies with a video camera into the great universe that is Video Production, the description below the images are taken from the tutorial website, and is aimed to just give you a clue as to what you will be learning.
“These tutorials are designed to provide you with knowledge and skills to improve every aspect of your camera work. They begin at the absolute novice level and work through to professional operations.”
“The ability to manually focus your camera is a critical skill at any level of video production. This page shows you the basics — at the end of the page you can choose to continue and learn more advanced focus techniques.”