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Mobile Filmmaking: An Introduction

Mobile Filmmaking: An Introduction

London College of Communication
Taught by
A respected industry expert


Content is king. This course will give you an introduction to the basic technical knowledge you need to shoot video on your mobile. You will learn advanced techniques when shooting, editing and shoot a short video for the web.
After a short introduction to the subject you’ll plan a documentary that you will then go out and shoot. Once you have finished shooting you will edit your footage using apps, and learn how you can share it on social media.
Please note that for consistency this course will be taught using an iPhone or iPod but the skills learned can be applied to other mobile devices.

Topics Covered

  • Using mobiles for video
  • iPhone video settings
  • Mobile accessories and equipment
  • Trends in mobile video
  • Visual composition
  • File management

Course Outcomes
By the end of this course you should be able to:

  • Understand how to best set up your phone or tablet for video
  • Understand what equipment, trends and practices are popular for video
  • Use your mobile device efficiently to record pleasing and effective content
  • Edit footage and sound using apps
  • Share your content online

Who Should Attend
This course has been designed for professionals working in marcomms, journalism, campaigns and crowdfunding who want to make films they can upload to websites and share online.

Beginner: You do not need any previous experience.

Follow Up Courses
If you are thinking about a career or further study in filmmaking you may want to consider Film School in a Week.

Customised Training
We also offer bespoke courses for groups, individuals and businesses. To find out more, visit our Customised Training page or view Mizuho Bank, UK: Film and Moving Image Training case study.

Tutor Description

This course will be taught by a respected industry expert.

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