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DSD: Filming advice for a short film
Course Description:

This session will cover the process of filming a short video. Using the equipment you have available we will practice filming techniques. We will think through key issues and develop strategies to make the best film possible with the equipment you have.


Once you have enrolled, please check that you have received a confirmation email from MyLearning. You will also receive an email with a joining link at least one day before the session.

Courses start on the hour but please join during the 5 minutes prior to this to download resources and test out your connection/audio.

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By the end of the session you will be familiar with:
  • Looking at simple equipment options and audio recording
  • Revisiting storyboarding and exploring creative shot options
  • Explaining some basic film rules eg 180 rule, rule of thirds
  • Film location considerations permissions, lighting, and sound quality
  • An opportunity to try out some filming techniques during the session
Intended Audience:
Target Audience: All
07/02/2023 - 07/02/2023  (Enrol between 21/11/2022 and 03/02/2023) Enrol

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