Are you new to video making or do you want to learn some new creative production tips? This introductory video class looks at essential video equipment as well as more advanced concepts. You will receive expert advice on techniques that can be applied to existing or future video projects.
This class is ideal for any brands, businesses, or anyone who simply wants to improve their video production on a budget!
Please note that this is a beginner class, however, some intermediate concepts will be covered which will appeal to existing video makers. Some experience creating video on a smart phone/iPhone, camcorder or DSLR is a bonus, but not necessary.
Some key elements that we'll cover in this session include:
Video types right for your brand / business
Common video mistakes
Light basics – Introduction to Two-point lighting
Equipment for your project
Tips to produce higher quality video
Post production final touches
Understanding of basic equipment necessary for your video project
Learn basic camera shots which will improve any video
How assets such as music, images and B-ROLL can add an extra dimension to your video production
NOTE: this class will not be recorded, however, slides will be sent within 7 days following the session.
After working in the corporate world, Nigel Camp decided to follow his passion and founded DevilBoy Productions, an independent film production company, and The Drone Dude which offers aerial filmography and photographic services. Nigel is also author of The Video Effect which teaches brands how to use video to market themselves effectively. His blog is available at thevideoeffect.tv
Nigel has filmed throughout the UK and countries including Kenya, Botswana, Mexico, Jamaica, Spain and Croatia. Prior to working in the film sector, Nigel worked for 10 years in the telecommunications software industry managing software product roadmaps.
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Participants who complete this workshop will not receive a certificate or any other designation of completion.
This workshop is not designed to prepare individuals to follow or pursue a trade, occupation or profession. It is not designed to improve, enhance, or add to the skills and abilities of an individual relative to occupational responsibilities or career opportunities.
This workshop is not approved by the Division of Private Business and Vocational Schools at the Illinois Board of Higher Education and participation in this workshop/event will not be counted towards an approved IBHE program/course of instruction.