In a world dominated by small screens and visually-led content, a smartphone is the ultimate tool for producing, editing and sharing video stories.
In this short course we will show you some quick ways to film and edit video content with a smartphone.
These lessons are drawn from our full-length courses to give you a quick start for making great videos.
Meet the instructor and learn more about what it takes to make really great video stories with your smartphone.
How this e-learning course works.
Note: Android users should download Cinema FV-5 app to get similar results.
Fundamentals: These are things you need to pay attention to in addition to a video camera app that provides manual controls.
Use this pattern to gather the shots that tell stories.
What did you learn?
Some dos and don'ts for filming the people in your videos.
Your turn to film someone explaining something awesome.
Let's put it all together.
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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.