You can master the art of film making with just an iPhone, and this course.
This masterclass teaches the fundamentals of cinematography, without making you think you need access to an expensive camera system to understand how to operate one for film making.
What students are saying:
"Robb's teaching style is very engaging and he does a great job of presenting the material in a easy-to-learn manner." Daniel Clifton
"This course by Robb Montgomery is packed with rich content and information on how to create videos. Each lecture provided instructional materials and tools to help you make video production easy. This is a course not to be missed. " — Jane Lee
"Wow! Great content! One of the best courses I have taken!" — Danny Sparks
You will learn how to:
The power of film is first learning how the camera works, and then seeing and feeling the effects of light and shadows, and framing characters and actions that allow a visual narrative to unfold effortlessly.
This course teaches highly technical topics in a very visual way, so you can unlock your potential as a creative filmmaker.
"Once I started the course, I could not quit until I had completed it. Each segment was interesting, informative, creatively presented and edited with precision. I loved the course and learned a lot from it." — Randy Hendricks
Filmmaker Robb Montgomery uses real-world examples to show you how to create compelling stories using video.
How you film a scene, plan your shots, craft your story, and edit your footage is what draws attention to your film projects and your skill as a cinematographer.
Professional-level solutions for smartphone filmmakers are far less costly when compared to other camera systems so that is the tech we primarily will feature in this course.
Register now to get started.
Learn the key settings to adjust to turn your iPhone into a pro film camera.
The key settings for using FilmicPro app.
Smart Film School courses are taught by Robb Montgomery, an American video journalism professor based in Berlin, Germany.
His training courses are used by reporters at CNN, The New York Times, Reuters, BBC, RTÉ Ireland TV, and many public broadcasters like VRT in Belgium and Mediacorp in Singapore.
As a university professor, he produces diploma courses on mobile journalism at FH Vienna Journalism School, EFJ Journalism School (Paris) and the Danish School of Journalism.
“If you want to learn how you can effectively use your smartphone to create documentary video stories, then Robb's course is a must." — Ken Katz
More courses and resources, (Such as lists of the latest video apps and gear) can be found online at the Smart Film School web site.