Digital Film School - Make a Movie Film Course for Teenagers - Summer Film School & Camp for Aspiring Filmmakers, Directors & Actors
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3 day 'shoot to edit' video workshop


Date to be confirmed
Hours: 10.30am - 5pm

Cost: €320

What skills will I acquire?

  • Video camera skills
  • Video Editing skills
  • Uploading video to internet

The skills learned on this course can be used to create videos for:

  • Internal Communication
  • Promotional and Marketing
  • Social Media Campaigns
  • Instructional Videos
  • Interview Videos

Who should attend?

  • Marketing & PR
  • Education
  • Charity groups
  • Individuals

After this course you will be able to:

  • Document a project
  • Create short 'how to' videos
  • Create video clips for use as part of a social media marketing campaign
  • Use video to communicate online with clients and colleagues

Engage with your audience

Video is the fastest growing communication method on the internet; 8 out of 10 people will watch a web-movie before reading the accompanying text. Don't get left behind, up-skill and stay on top of this growing area. Whether you are interested in making short videos to communicate online with your clients and colleagues, or have an up coming project that you would like to document, this course will equip you with the basic skills you need to shoot, edit and your video and upload it to the internet.

Course Content

Video camera skills

"What do these buttons on my camera do?"
Get familiar with the options on your camera and learn which ones are important. Covers: exposure, focus, white balance, zoom, audio controls etc.

"Why don't my videos look good?"
Ensure your videos look as good as they possibly can. Covers: making the most of the available light, choosing a background to shoot against, tips for framing, learn what shots will edit well together.

"Why don't my videos sound good?"
Ensure that your video has good clear audio. Covers: choosing the right audio equipment, how to capture good audio, how to avoid distortion and off-mic recording.

Directing Skills

Planning the content of your film, defining the central message. Scripting your film, planning how the finished video will flow. Tips for keeping your video short and to the point. Interview techniques.

Video Editing skills

Learn the basics of video editing. Covers: importing your video to the computer, editing the story together, adding music, voice-over, titles and pictures to your video. Playing out your video in the best format.

Uploading video to internet

Promoting your video online. Become familiar with some of the options for distributing videos online. Learn what format works best for your needs. Covers: youtube, facebook, vimeo, bluetooth etc.

Book online here: €50 credit card deposit secures your place