Video content workshop

Learn to make video content with your phone

Learn to plan, shoot and edit videos on a budget with just your smartphone or digital camera and a computer.

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Let us know if you're interested in attending, we may be able to schedule a new workshop.
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Or call: 020 7164 6405

Course Information

Duration
One day: 10:00 to 4:00
Venue
Henshall Centre, 5 Glasshouse Walk, Vauxhall, London SE11 5ES

Do you wish you could make decent video content without a budget? You only need a smartphone, some imagination and to borrow a few techniques from video professionals.

In this practical workshop, you will get involved in shooting video on your own smartphone or one of our cameras. This is a great opportunity to try camera, sound and lighting equipment so you can decide what to invest in.

The day is broken into three parts: planning, shooting and editing. You will be guided through the complete process and get to shoot your own material.

Planning your shoot

  • Creating storyboards
  • How to choose the right locations and backdrops
  • Working with scripts and presentations
  • Making a shoot plan and managing logistics

Shooting your video

  • How to light your video
  • Using different frames and shot sizes
  • Where to put the camera and how to move with it
  • Recording sound properly
  • Setting up backgrounds
  • Directing people
  • Shooting a video interview and a presenter

Editing basics

You’ll learn the basic principles of editing, from cutting sequences together to getting the sound right and adding titles and credits to your videos. Find out some of the techniques filmmakers and broadcasters use to make a video look good.

You will also cover the technical aspects of publishing and uploading videos.

Professional tips and tricks

You’ll get to use lighting, sound and camera equipment and learn some tricks that will make your videos more professional.

Book your place

Let us know if you're interested in attending, we may be able to schedule a new workshop.
Register your interest now

Or call: 020 7164 6405

Course Information

Time
One day: 10:00 to 4:00
Venue
Henshall Centre, 5 Glasshouse Walk, Vauxhall, London SE11 5ES