Complete Filmmaker Guide: Become an Incredible Video Creator
What you'll learn
- Complete mastery over lenses, lighting, sound recording, cinematography, and editing!
- Create your own incredible videos from scratch with a brand new understanding of filmmaking!
- Understand timeless video principles that will stay with you in all projects, forever!
- Gain a film school level understanding of conceptualizing, shooting, and editing a project!
- Take an idea and fully translate it into your own unique style of video!
- Expand your creativity though understanding essential filmmaking theories, principles, and ideas!
- Produce amazing content without expensive equipment, it's about the person behind the equipment!
- Custom downloadable PDF's to map out and track your career and video making progress!
- You should be an aspiring creative wanting to create incredible videos!
- You should have a beginning or moderate understanding of shooting and editing
- You should have a camera and video editing software
This filmmaking course with over 55,000+ students worldwide covers all the aspects of planning, equipment, setting up, filming, lighting, sound recording, video production, and editing an incredible video.
If you are a beginner YouTuber, Instagrammer, TikToker, video creator, or filmmaker looking to successfully create awesome videos, then this course is made for you!
[ NEW 2023 UPDATE: I've just added 7.5 hours of brand new content, 24 downloadable assets, and 70 video lessons which cover everything you need to take your videos to the next level! ]
Here are some key skills you'll walk away with from this course:
1. Gain a film school level understanding of the video creation process from start to finish
2. Turn your ideas into a clear shotlist and plan out all your important video details
3. Use analytics to research your niche and drive more views/audience engagement
4. Confidently use all of your camera settings, functionality, and video equipment
5. Understand all of the theory, artistic, practical, and creative aspects of filmmaking
5. Properly setup, frame, light, capture cinematic looking footage, and record crystal clear audio
6. Edit all of your content into high quality looking and sounding videos
These are the main topics you'll gain confidence, knowledge, and skill in:
1. Personal and Creative Development
Before I even dive into the filmmaking aspects, I explain the secrets other courses leave out. These principles act as a framework for your creativity to build on, which include:
• Creative self discovery
• Optimized daily routine
• Life map and progress tracking
• Emulating others success
• Clarity of video production goals
2. Pre-Production: Research, Planning, and Setting Your Videos Up for Success
This step is one of the most crucial and misunderstood parts of creating an incredible video. Here I explain how to properly plan and develop your videos before the production process, including:
• Guidelines that all succesful films follow
• Entire pre-production process
• Research and development
• Creating characters, story, and shotlist
3. Production: Gear, Settings, Cinematography, Lighting, Framing, Sound, and More
This is my favorite part, here I share the golden rules and timeless principles of filmmaking that will allow you to create incredible videos regardless of what equipment you are using. This portion will absolutely have the most impact on your videos. A few of these techniques include:
• Mastering your lenses
• Key principles of lighting
• Sound recording fundamentals
• Creating cinematic imagery
• Framing, shot choice, and camera movement
4. Post-Production: Color Correction, Video Editing, Filters, Presets, and Exporting
The most complex and time consuming part of any video is the video editing process. Here, I shed some light on using this step to create proffesional looking videos that stand out among the sea of other online video content.
• Capturing, organizing, and creating your initial edit
• 4 main factors of when to make your edits
• Music, audio fx, and sound design
• Crafting an awesome looking montage
• Color correction and color grading
• The best export settings for social media
Film and edit better videos no matter what:
Whether you're filming Instagram videos, YouTube videos, short films, music videos, documentaries, videos for professional clients, personal projects, on a smartphone or camera... The actionable takeaways from this course will benefit you regardless of your equipment or budget.
You'll have lifetime access to:
185 individual video lessons
24 course chapters
13 hours of learning content
19 downloadable assets
18 hands-on learning activities
2 expert guest speakers
100 gigabytes of streamable content
Community of 55,000+ fellow students
Lifetime access to the tutorials and assets
Updates to all future course materials
One on one with me in the Q&A section
If you want to create content like never before, save years of trial and error, learn the entire video creation process, and create more videos than ever... then this is the course for you!
Who this course is for:
- This course is for beginning to intermediate youtubers, video bloggers, filmers, editors, and all video creators!
My name is Julian, and I am a full-time teacher and bestselling instructor who is truly dedicated to helping students realize their full potential. With the honor of teaching over 285,000+ students from 130+ countries across the globe, I have honed my skills and become an expert in my field.
My focus is on unlocking your potential to 10x your creativity and productivity with AI tools and filmmaking techniques I've learned over the years creating countless amounts of content for clients from many industries.
Join me on this journey, and together let's unleash your creativity and take your skills to the next level!
Leap Year Learning is a cutting-edge online school that specializes in teaching creative disciplines and integrating AI tools.
We believe that creativity and AI are the keys to a successful future and our courses help equip students with the skills they need to succeed in a continuously evolving world.
Our seasoned instructors bring real-world experience to the virtual classroom and our interactive lessons help students reinforce their learning with hands-on activities.
No matter your background, from beginners to experts, hobbyists to professionals, Leap Year Learning is here to bring in the future of creativity, productivity, and learning!