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Filming With A Smartphone | Training Course

Create professional video content on your smartphone with our experts.
Learn to shoot compelling video that will entertain and engage.


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Filming With A Smartphone | Training Course

Course Takeaways
Course Info

Course Offering

Course Takeaways

What will I learn?

  • Essential kit and shoot planning
  • Optimising phone settings and apps
  • Mastering shooting techniques
  • Achieving high-quality audio
  • Effective lighting and interview composition
  • Free digital course assets
  • Free post-course helpdesk support
Course Takeaways
Learner Reviews

How good is the course?

  • Average Score 4.8 out of 5
  • Delicious lunch provided
  • Certificate of Achievement
  • 165 reviews


• What kit is required for a successful shoot

• Planning and storyboarding your shoot

• Video theory and technology basics

Phone Setup

• Difference between phone operating systems

• Using 3rd party applications to improve your shooting

Shooting basics

• Working with manual video settings

• ISO and shutter speed explained

• Setting a custom white balance

• Setting a fixed focus point

Getting Good Sound

• The advantages of a plug in microphone

• Controlling your sounds environment

• Positioning your microphone

Lighting your shots

• How to use natural light

• Basics of three point lighting

• Using light to create contrast

• The benefits of using a reflector

Shots and composition of an interview

• Framing basics

• Positioning your interviewee

• Looking or not looking at the camera

• Shooting reverses, noddies and pieces to camera

• How to shoot for easier editing

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"Overall experience was great. Thoroughly enjoyed my day and would love to come back and do follow-up courses such as the editing course."
Crown Agents
9th June - Filming With A Smartphone

Latest Reviews

"Very useful course with great tips and techniques from Jason!"
HUC Healthcare
  • 11th May

"Tom was super knowledgable and helpful in his session. He gave so much advice and tips that I will definitely take with me to ITV. He was super kind too - thanks Tom!"
  • 13th April

"A great course, everything was well explained, the slides and leader were insightful and the activities were helpful to have practical experience - would highly recommend!"
  • 10th March