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Kids Smartphone Video & Editing Camp (Ages 12+)

Students learn how to shoot for Youtube videos, vlogs, interviews and movies with our 5-day Video & Editing camp!

What's Covered

Prize Giveaway Alert!

This year, enrol your child for any of our GPP summer camps and be automatically entered into our prize draw to win a Canon 4000D + EFS 18-55mm IS III lens worth AED 1,600! We have 3 camera kits up for grabs, generously provided by Canon Middle East. Winners will be randomly selected on August 30th, good luck!



Covid-19 Social Distancing Measures: At GPP we’re committed to keeping you, our students, our teachers and our colleagues safe. Following the government’s latest guidelines, we want to share with you our combined efforts to provide you with a safe and enjoyable experience when you visit our space or take a workshop:

 

  • Students must wear a mask at all times, with the exception of snack time.
  • Students must observe social distancing measures at all times.
  • Disposable gloves will be provided by GPP.
  • Check out the blog here for more information on social distancing in workshops. Parents must read this before enrolling their child for a summer camp.

 

Unlock the world of filmmaking with this 5-day video and editing class. Students will learn to produce, shoot and edit video, using smartphones and cameras, whilst unpacking complex filmmaking techniques. This intensive, hands-on workshop will help students develop their creative ideas, experiment and think outside the box. Working as a team, students will finish the course having created their very own short film which they will present to the group.

 

  • Differences between capturing motion vs. still photography 
  • Filmaking theory, formats, frame rates and resolution 
  • Learn how to shoot for Youtube videos, vlogs, interviews and movies 
  • Stabilisation and motion techniques: pan, tilt, zoom
  • Recording audio, isolating sound and using microphones
  • Filming with natural and artificial lighting 
  • Editing video and audio files 
  • Cohesive storytelling, planning and storyboarding

FAQs 

What are the pick up and drop off times?

The Summer Camp will run Sunday to Thursday 9:00am–12:00pm with drop off starting from 8:45am and pick up ending at 12:15pm.  


Will GPP provide lunch and/or transport? 
Campers must pack their own food each day. There is water and a fridge in the GPP kitchen which students are free to use. Students are not allowed to leave GPP premises to purchase food from an establishment in Alserkal Avenue. Transport is not provided.


How many students are in the group, and is my child the right age?

Each camp will have a maximum number of 8 students and spaces are reserved on a first come first serve basis. There is one instructor plus 1 assistant and 1 staff support member for each camp. We cannot modify groups based on children’s or parents’ wishes.


If you have more questions, please get in touch here.

Prize Giveaway Alert!

This year, enrol your child for any of our GPP summer camps and be automatically entered into our prize draw to win a Canon 4000D + EFS 18-55mm IS III lens worth AED 1,600! We have 3 camera kits up for grabs, generously provided by Canon Middle East. Winners will be randomly selected on August 30th, good luck!



Covid-19 Social Distancing Measures: At GPP we’re committed to keeping you, our students, our teachers and our colleagues safe. Following the government’s latest guidelines, we want to share with you our combined efforts to provide you with a safe and enjoyable experience when you visit our space or take a workshop:

 

  • Students must wear a mask at all times, with the exception of snack time.
  • Students must observe social distancing measures at all times.
  • Disposable gloves will be provided by GPP.
  • Check out the blog here for more information on social distancing in workshops. Parents must read this before enrolling their child for a summer camp.

 

Unlock the world of filmmaking with this 5-day video and editing class. Students will learn to produce, shoot and edit video, using smartphones and cameras, whilst unpacking complex filmmaking techniques. This intensive, hands-on workshop will help students develop their creative ideas, experiment and think outside the box. Working as a team, students will finish the course having created their very own short film which they will present to the group.

 

  • Differences between capturing motion vs. still photography 
  • Filmaking theory, formats, frame rates and resolution 
  • Learn how to shoot for Youtube videos, vlogs, interviews and movies 
  • Stabilisation and motion techniques: pan, tilt, zoom
  • Recording audio, isolating sound and using microphones
  • Filming with natural and artificial lighting 
  • Editing video and audio files 
  • Cohesive storytelling, planning and storyboarding

FAQs 

What are the pick up and drop off times?

The Summer Camp will run Sunday to Thursday 9:00am–12:00pm with drop off starting from 8:45am and pick up ending at 12:15pm.  


Will GPP provide lunch and/or transport? 
Campers must pack their own food each day. There is water and a fridge in the GPP kitchen which students are free to use. Students are not allowed to leave GPP premises to purchase food from an establishment in Alserkal Avenue. Transport is not provided.


How many students are in the group, and is my child the right age?

Each camp will have a maximum number of 8 students and spaces are reserved on a first come first serve basis. There is one instructor plus 1 assistant and 1 staff support member for each camp. We cannot modify groups based on children’s or parents’ wishes.


If you have more questions, please get in touch here.

what's included
  • 15 hours of instruction 
  • Printed field guide
  • 15 hours of instruction 
  • Printed field guide
who should attend
  • Suitable for students aged 12+
  • This workshop assumes no prior knowledge of photography
  • Suitable for students aged 12+
  • This workshop assumes no prior knowledge of photography
What to bring
  • Your facemask
  • 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 facemask
  • 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 less than 7 days in advance of your workshop, no refund and no reschedule is possible.

TERMS & CONDITIONS

  • You must inform GPP of your child's medical conditions/allergies prior to booking summer camps.
  • Please note that parents will be required to sign a waiver form and photography model release on the first day of class. 
  • By booking this workshop you permit GPP to share your email address with Canon Middle East, in order to share Canon marketing and product special offers and/or other information which may be relevant to you. You retain the right to opt-out of your data (email address) being shared either by writing to GPP or by unsubscribing from any Canon communications received directly via email.
  • Workshops can be rescheduled within 1 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.
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!

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