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Smartphone Video & Editing

Instructor: Caleb Arias

Whether you’re aiming for sleeker content for Insta-story, IGTV, your personal vlog, or you want to produce short films without investing in a camera, this workshop will equip you with everything you need to get rolling.

Workshop Date

Saturday, October 5, 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
1-day workshop
AED 495.00
What's Covered

Once a medium reserved only for seasoned professionals, thanks to your smartphone, the world of video is now increasingly accessible, giving you the potential to unlock one of the most powerful methods for reaching audiences today. You’ll learn to produce, shoot and edit video, all from your smartphone, unpacking complex filmmaking techniques into accessible tools for capturing and editing video with your smartphone. Get hands on experience with mobile filming equipment to ensure steady shots and clean audio, without the need to break the bank on expensive gear. Working as a team, you will create your own documentary sequence and bring it all together into a final edit. By the end of the workshop, you’ll know which accessories & gear to invest in for your video needs, and how to take your vision from pre- to post-production, whether you're shooting Youtube makeup tutorials, for a food blog or your latest travel adventure!

 

This workshop will cover:

 

  • Camera controls, frame rates and resolution 
  • Cinematography basics; composition, framing and cohesive storytelling 
  • Filming with natural and artificial lighting 
  • Using microphones to record audio and isolate sound 
  • Stabilisation and motion techniques using a variety of equipment 
  • Video storyboarding, planning and workflow 
  • Post-production of video and sound

Once a medium reserved only for seasoned professionals, thanks to your smartphone, the world of video is now increasingly accessible, giving you the potential to unlock one of the most powerful methods for reaching audiences today. You’ll learn to produce, shoot and edit video, all from your smartphone, unpacking complex filmmaking techniques into accessible tools for capturing and editing video with your smartphone. Get hands on experience with mobile filming equipment to ensure steady shots and clean audio, without the need to break the bank on expensive gear. Working as a team, you will create your own documentary sequence and bring it all together into a final edit. By the end of the workshop, you’ll know which accessories & gear to invest in for your video needs, and how to take your vision from pre- to post-production, whether you're shooting Youtube makeup tutorials, for a food blog or your latest travel adventure!

 

This workshop will cover:

 

  • Camera controls, frame rates and resolution 
  • Cinematography basics; composition, framing and cohesive storytelling 
  • Filming with natural and artificial lighting 
  • Using microphones to record audio and isolate sound 
  • Stabilisation and motion techniques using a variety of equipment 
  • Video storyboarding, planning and workflow 
  • Post-production of video and sound
what's included
  • 5-hour workshop, a mix of theory and practical 
  • Workshop notes
  • 5-hour workshop, a mix of theory and practical 
  • Workshop notes
who should attend

Suitable for all. This workshop assumes no prior knowledge of photography or video.

Suitable for all. This workshop assumes no prior knowledge of photography or video.

What to bring
  • Your smartphone (with at least 20GB of space available in the memory) 
  • You must download and install the free ‘Adobe Premiere Rush’ app. Note: Adobe Premiere Rush will only be available on the App Store/Google Play Store if your phone meets these minimum system requirements
  • Your smartphone charger and an extra battery pack, if you have one 
  • Notebook & Pen
  • Your smartphone (with at least 20GB of space available in the memory) 
  • You must download and install the free ‘Adobe Premiere Rush’ app. Note: Adobe Premiere Rush will only be available on the App Store/Google Play Store if your phone meets these minimum system requirements
  • Your smartphone charger and an extra battery pack, if you have one 
  • Notebook & Pen
Cancellation Policy
  • If you cancel your workshop a minimum of 7 days in advance of your workshop, you will be issued a 90% refund or may be rescheduled to another date(s).
  • If you cancel your workshop a minimum of 3 days (72 hours) in advance of your workshop, no refund will be issued, but you may request to be rescheduled to another workshop date(s).
  • If you cancel your workshop less than 3 days (72 hours) in advance of your workshop, no refund and no reschedule is possible.

TERMS & CONDITIONS

  • Workshops can be rescheduled within 3 months of the originally booked workshop date(s).
  • Bookings can only be transferred ONCE, including in the event of a workshop relocation. If you transfer your workshop booking and later wish to cancel it, we will not be able to refund or reschedule you under any circumstances.
  • GPP reserves the right to change the location of any workshop to another location within the same city and/or emirate as deemed necessary in accordance with management discretion.
  • You must be 16 or older to attend this workshop. If you are younger than 16 or booking for someone under 16 years of age, please contact us first and we will be happy to advise you.
Please Note: Our classes are open to ANY brand of camera: Canon, Nikon, Sony, Panasonic, Fuji and any other intermediate to advanced cameras (As long as they have manual controls i.e. NOT point-and-shoots) are welcome!

Workshop Date

Saturday, October 5, 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
1-day workshop
AED 495.00