#MadeOnAMobile “Take 1” (Filmmaking)

#MadeOnAMobile “Take 1” (Filmmaking)

College Development Network, Airthrey Castle, University of Stirling, Stirling, FK9 4LA

Event Begins Tuesday, February 4, 2020 10:00 am and finishes at 4:00 pm in Stirling

Delegate - £90.00

What to Expect from the #MadeOnAMobile “Take 1” (Filmmaking)


#MadeOnAMobile “Take 1” is aimed at anyone that needs to make video shorts for personal or professional use – a crash course in the latest capturing and editing techniques using mobile devices (smart phones/tablets) as camera, editing suite and means of sharing with the world.
In this workshop for beginners, you will gain insight into how you can create video content for the web and social media using the mobile device you already have and with FREE and simple to use applications. In #MadeOnAMobile “Take 1” we explore:
  • the mobile phone/tablet as a camera and editing suite
  • capturing a simple interview
  • framing, composition and transitions between shots
  • using a microphone, tripod and lenses
You will be required to have your own mobile phone, a basic understanding of its camera and the following two applications pre-installed:

iPhone: iMovie and iMotion (available FREE through the Apple App Store
Android: Kinemaster and Lapse It (available FREE through Google Play Store)

Who should attend

Anyone who would like to learn more about the practical side of producing videos, either to create content themselves or to support students to need to produce their own videos.


This session aims to:
  • develop your practical skills in film production on a mobile device
  • cover planning, shooting and editing video content
  • introduce you to all the software and hardware required to produce your own video

Meet the Facilitator

Jon Gill, Owner, Playful Communications
Jon has over 20 years’ experience in design & visual communications, working with SMEs, local authorities, schools and colleges. He specialises in collaborative and participative workshops for improvement, learning and evaluation and has applied his design-led approach to healthcare, social services, education and organisational development. He holds a Post-Graduate Certificate in Learning, Teaching and Assessment in Higher Education and has lectured regularly since 2010, and presented at national conferences on digital media, games-based learning and eAssessment. In the first half of 2018 Jon captured, edited and shared a feature-length documentary using nothing but an iPad, proving that it possible for creative and quality video content to be #MadeOnAMobile.
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