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Filming With A Smartphone | Training Course

Create professional video content on your smartphone with our experts.
Gain the skills to shoot compelling video that will entertain and engage on any platform.


Filming With A Smartphone | Training Course

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Course Takeaways

What will I learn?

  • Identify the kit you need
  • Plan and storyboard your shoot
  • Get the right audio quality
  • How to light your shoot
  • Framing and composition
  • Free digital course assets
  • Free post-course helpdesk support
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Learner Reviews

How good is the course?

  • Average Score 4.8 out of 5
  • Delicious lunch provided
  • Certificate of Achievement
  • 86 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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  Course Dates Venue   Price  
London Bridge £249 + VAT save £100
London Bridge £299 + VAT save £50

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Latest Reviews

"James was very knowledgeable and explain everything really clearly. Enjoyed the practical elements of the course."
Network Rail
  • 21st April

"Really nice to be taken right through from the basics and build up to what you need to know to make it look professional."
Galliard Healthcare Communications
  • 18th March

"Great service immediately from booking. Rob was incredibly knowledgeable and made the course a really fun experience. I learnt a lot - thank you!"
  • 18th March