Let’s face it – there’s nothing as powerful as a video. If you have a smartphone, you’re one step away from telling visual stories in an interesting, new and compelling way. You can use it to capture, edit and share stories that will engage your audience. To take the step that will enable you to do that, all you need is this course.
It’s all in your pocket. Your smartphone allows you to do everything with apps and sometimes a few other accessories – such as a microphone or a small tripod. This course will enable you not only to use these tools with ease and knowledge, but also teach you how to tell visual stories to an online audience – through social media, on the web and on mobile platforms. You will experience best practices for telling stories using your smartphone – by engaging with video, photos, audio and other. Theemphasis will be on practical, hands-on learning.
In this course you will:
Develop strategies for multimedia production, storytelling and delivery on mobile devices
Learn how to use mobile devices to capture high quality video and sound
Learn how to edit sound and video with mobile apps
Produce diferent forms of visual storyteling for TV and online audiences
Learn the differences of using DSLRs, smartphones and cameras when capturing video
Learn to develop the narrative using your mobile (interviewing, writing)
Understand storyform and how to develop creative visual stories
Develop short or long forms of mobile storytelling and learn the best practices
Produce visual content and learn to edit video and photos on mobile
Create compelling social media content on your smartphone for community engagement
Develop a new understanding and appreciation of the technologies changing the storytelling medium, as well as a new set of skills that allow you to develop content on mobile and other digital platforms